Visit Britain 4 star rated Guest House situated in the centre of Windermere the heart of the English Lake District, a small, friendly, family owned guest house built in the traditional Lakeland style. We take pride in our warm, friendly atmosphere & home-cooked breakfasts, whether a Full English or Vegetarian breakfast or something from our lighter alternatives, our aim is to give our guests that 'home from home' feel. Enjoying a village centre location we offer ideal accommodation for your Lake District holiday, only a minutes walk from historical Windermere with numerous unique shops, restaurants and pubs, a mere 5 minute walk from the railway/coach station & a pleasant 15/20 minute walk to beautiful Lake Windermere, where you can take one of the many lake cruises. We offer advice on walks in the area, free use of maps/books/magazines all aimed to ensure you stay is as good as it can be. We do not have a car park, there is on road free/safe parking & a pay & display 2 minutes away that is free over night. Gay couples are welcome, we do not accept stag or hen parties- children over 8 years welcome please call for details of our family room - well behaved pets sometimes allowed.
One of the trips available in the area " Hill Top" the home of Beatrix Potter where many of her characters sprang to life, & the location of the film "Miss Potter". The fabulous Orrest Head & School Knott fells are within a 5 minute walk with views/walks that even the hiking novice can enjoy.
We are pleased to offer our guests staying 2 nights or more access to leisure facilities at The Old England Hotel in Bowness about a mile from the guest house, includes free use of the swimming pool, sauna, ice room (subject to opening/closing times of facility), Beauty spa bookable and payable directly to hotel We do not have a manned reception so an arrival time is requested on booking to avoid any delay in gaining access to your room