Lake District Country House Hotels

10 beautiful, elegant and gracious Lake District Country House Hotels, Cumbria. Stay in a magnificent castle, a former stately home, Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian mansions or Manor Houses.
Book Country House Hotels on the shores of Windermere, Ullswater and Bassenthwaite Lake, on the edge of town or deep in secluded countryside. All with fine dining and fabulous Lakeland views.

Windermere – Holbeck Ghyll Country House Hotel
holbeck ghyllThe sweeping, tree lined drive-way leads to a quintessential English country house; its heart-stopping views over the lake & the Langdale fells so beautiful it’s been rated amongst the top 15 in the world. A heavy teak door, an oak panelled entrance hall & rows of well-used wellies are an indication of what’s to come – cosy fires in elegant drawing rooms, beautiful arts & crafts interiors, wonderful walks, health spa treatments, award winning cuisine & a pleasing sense of history. With sublime award-winning food & an indulgent boutique spa, the hotel prides itself on attention to detail & providing the very highest levels of comfort and service. Exclusive without an ounce of stuffiness, Holbeck Ghyll offers a luxurious home from home. More Details & Booking >>


Ullswater – Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel
sharrow-bay-penrith_030320091441189412World renowned for its 2AA Rosette fine dining restaurant and the wine cellars, famed for their selection of over 700 fine wines, Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel nestles in a spectacular setting on the shores of Ullswater in 12 acres of private gardens and woodland, surrounded by magnificent fells. More Details & Booking >>

The Borrowdale Valley, Nr Keswick – Hazel Bank Country House Hotel
Hazel Bank Hotel near KeswickA classically English and timeless small Country House Hotel, Hazel Bank was the inspiration for Hugh Walpole’s Rogue Herries series. Nestling in 4 acres of gardens in the heart of the Borrowdale Valley near Keswick. “With great food and a very warm welcome to go with the spectacular views” – The Telegraph. More Details & Booking >>

Near Carlisle – Dalston Hall Country House Hotel
8521-dalston-125A magnificent Grade II listed castle dating from the 16th Century, beautifully situated in acres of woodland and glorious gardens, now a luxury 4* private Country House Hotel. Just 13 sumptuous, lavishly furnished suites and bedrooms. More Details & Booking >>

Bowness-on-Windermere – Storrs Hall Hotel
storrs hallThis AA 4* elegant Georgian mansion with its 17 acres of woodland and gardens running to the lake is decorated and furnished in the old English style and has a timeless and welcoming atmosphere. 2 rosette restaurant and use of leisure club. More Details & Booking >>


Appleby – Appleby Manor Country House Hotel
appleby manorA gracious and elegant 4* Country House Hotel with a rosette awarded restaurant also included in AA, RAC and Egon Ronay guides. Log fires, beautiful bedrooms, fine wines & whiskies and an indoor leisure club. More Details and Booking >>

Windermere – The Lindeth Fell Country House Hotel
lindeth fellThis 3* Gold Award small Country House Hotel has exquisite Thomas Mawson designed gardens with fantastic views over Windermere lake and beautiful interiors and is just one mile from bustling Bowness. Family owned and run. More Details & Booking >>


Keswick – The Keswick Country House Hotel
keswick country houseSituated just outside the centre of town, separated from it only by the lovely town park and river, this elegant Victorian 3* hotel with its 4 acres of landscaped gardens is within walking distance of the shops, restaurants, lake and theatre. More Details & Booking >>


Borrowdale – The Leathes Head Hotel
leathes head borrowdaleAn intimate and relaxing 3* Country House Hotel set in the Jaws of Borrowdale amid some of the most spectacular fell views in the whole of the Lake District. Two and a half acres of grounds and an award winning rosette restaurant. More Details & Booking >>


Bassenthwaite Lake – Armathwaite Hall Country House Hotel
armathwaiteThis elegant 4* former stately home, set in 400 acres of grounds with their own lake frontage, recalls a bygone age of style, tranquillity and hospitality. Rosette awarded restaurant, exclusive Spa and both indoor and outdoor leisure facilities. More Details & Booking >>

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