Bed and Breakfasts in Cumbria

Cumbria is also known as The Lake District and has many beautiful lakes and lots of stunning scenery. Scafell Pike is in Cumbria and this is the highest mountain in England. Some of the best known writers and characters come from this area, in particular Wordsworth, Beatrix Potter and Arthur Ransome. The Lake District National Park in unmissable. Towns in Cumbria include Broughton-in-Furness, Maryport, Whitehaven and Sedbergh.

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Dower House, High Duddon, Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria, The Lake District

PPPN £36 - £42
No SmokingOff Street ParkingGardenHas WiFi/Internet
The Dower House offers B&B accommodation situated in High Duddon, Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria. This Bed and Breakfast accommodation is a delightful, late Victorian Country House built on the site of a medieval packhorse inn. The house stands in over six acres of natural wooded grounds and gardens, with tumbling streams and an abundance of wildlife. Accommodation at the Dower House may be either self-catering or bed and breakfast with all the four separate apartments available on this basis. Apartments have either one or two bedrooms, lounge/dining room a kitchen and a bathroom with both shower and bath. All are comfortably furnished and fully equipped for your stay whichever tariff you choose. For self-catering guests the kitchens are fully fitted with an electric cooker, fridge freezer (freezer compartment in Orchard Corner), electric kettle and toaster, and ample food storage space. Bed and breakfast guests have full tea and coffee-making facilities and use of the fridge. Use of the full kitchen facilities may be arranged for a small extra charge. All the apartments have colour TV, radio and coal-effect electric fires. Cots and high chairs are available by prior arrangement. The gardens and grounds are for the use of guests and we have a games room with pool, darts and table tennis. Each apartment is individually designed to provide spacious and comfortable accommodation for our guests and to take advantage of the fine views of the gardens and surrounding countryside. For details on each apartment please visit our website. Rates : From £36 - £42 per person per night. Single occupancy £10 extra. Children are welcome. Children up to 12 years are half price. Sorry, no pets. Wi-Fi / internet access.

The Ambleside Salutation Hotel, Ambleside, Cumbria, The Lake District

PPPN £64
PR2S £128
4 Star4 Star4 Star4 Star
No SmokingOff Street ParkingGardenDinner AvailableDisabled AccessHas Swimming PoolHas WiFi/Internet
Set in the heart of the Lake District, amid dramatic fells and picturesque valleys you will find The Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa. Enjoying village centre location and boasting breathtaking views, this Lakeland hotel accommodation is ideal for a weekend getaway, midweek break, conference, or even a Christmas party! At our luxury Lakeland Hotel, each of our 54 bedrooms presents guests with an array of facilities and services, such as an in-room refreshments tray, hairdryer, telephone, room service, flat screen television, free wi-fi and power shower. All with warm colour schemes and co-ordinating soft furnishings. In keeping with the hotel as a whole, our bedrooms are non-smoking throughout. Many of our bedrooms enjoy views over the fells or the charming village of Ambleside. Start the day with our award winning breakfast which includes a mouth-watering cold buffet and a traditional Lakeland breakfast cooked to order. Our air-conditioned Brasserie is open to both residents and non-residents for Lunch & Dinner and our menus feature the finest fresh produce from the region. We also offer a fabulous Sunday Lunch and cater for a host of all other occasions. If you're looking for an experience and destination rather than just a gym, the Ambleside Salutation Health Club and Spa offers you a stylish, dynamic, modern, user friendly and truly innovative exercise environment. Our state-of-the art facilities include world class Techno gym equipment, sauna, steam room, 13m indoor pool, tropical shower crushed ice fountain, poolside Jacuzzi and deluxe Canadian hot tub situated in our serenity garden. We feel we can offer you a truly new dimension in luxury and relaxation. Please visit our website for further details. Rates: From £64 per person per night. From £128 per room per night based on 2 people sharing. From £163 per family room per night. Disabled facilities by arrangement please enquire for exact details. Pets welcome. Children welcome. 4 Star AA. Wi-fi Access. Off street parking.

Pitcairn House, Keswick, Cumbria, The Lake District

PPPN £74 - £94
4 Star4 Star4 Star4 Star
No SmokingOff Street ParkingHas WiFi/Internet
Pitcairn House is a warm, welcoming family run Victorian guest house that provides great value accommodation and excellent bed and breakfast facilities in Keswick in the Lake District. There are a total of 8 guest bedrooms with a mixture of doubles, twins and triple beds the majority having good views of the fells, especially the standard doubles. Most rooms are en suite but some have shared facilities. All guest rooms are tastefully decorated with modern furnishings, centrally heated and everything necessary for a comfortable stay including flat screen TV’s and hairdryers. We also have a purpose built drying room, cycles storage area plus some off street parking for cars or motorcycles. Enjoy breakfast in our bright and airy dining room and set yourself up for the day with a hearty Cumbrian breakfast. For those with a lighter appetite choose anything from the cooked menu or there is a good selection of cereals, fresh fruits, yoghurts and juice or there is plenty of toast, preserves and spreads. Keswick is nestled at the base of Skiddaw, right beside the beautiful shores of Derwentwater and surrounded by stunning mountain scenery. There are breathtaking views in every direction whether you are at the top of a high crag, walking the lower fells or strolling through the town. Rapidly becoming known as the “UK’s Outdoor Adventure Capital” Keswick has an enviable range of pursuits to challenge even the most daring visitor. Many of these activities are local to the town and include climbing, kayaking, hill walking, mountain biking, abseiling, paragliding, ghyll scrambling to mention but a few. Further thrills are available on the Via Ferrata at Honister slate mine or at Winlatter Forrest with Go Ape or exhilarating mountain bike tracks. There are ample walks in the local area to suit all levels of ability with easy access to many of the famous “Wainwrights” should you wish to tackle one or more. For those preferring more leisurely activities there are beautiful parks, the museum, bowls greens, crazy golf or pitch and putt, the leisure pool, cinema or ever popular Theatre by the Lake. The awe-inspiring scenery around Derwentwater can all be taken in with a gentle cruise on one of the launches or rowing boat. There are numerous historical buildings mixed in with the various shops plus there is a diverse range of restaurants, bars and cafes all serving a good variety of snacks and meals. A little further south there are the Lakeland towns of Ambleside and Windermere while about an hours drive north is the city of Carlisle and Hadrian’s wall. Please visit our website for more information. Rates: From £74 - £94 per room per night based on 2 people sharing. Sorry, no pets. Children over 8 are welcome. Wi-Fi internet access. Off street parking. 4 Star Visit England.

Oakwood Park Hotel, Brampton, Cumbria, Teesdale National Park

PPPN £38
PR2S £68
No SmokingOff Street ParkingGardenDinner AvailableHas WiFi/Internet
The Oakwood Park Hotel is a beautiful Victorian property that is located in its own private grounds on the outskirts of Brampton in Cumbria. Our hotel is in an ideal location for those who want to explore the Teesdale National Park and we are also only four miles from Hadrian's Wall. All of our hotel rooms have been tastefully decorated and furnished to ensure that guests have a luxurious place to return to after a busy day exploring Cumbria. Each hotel room includes a collection of convenient items and have en suite facilities. A hearty and wholesome breakfast is served in our dining room and is all homemade! There is an excellent menu available and our fruit and veg are all grown in our vegetable garden. Dinner is available Monday to Saturday and an example menu of this can be found on our own website. The hotel and its grounds are set within 10 acres of woods and pastures and is a place where all of our livestock are free to roam as they are our pets! Oakwood is a very convenient centre for visiting the beautiful English lakes and the peaceful hills of the Scottish Borders and Southern Scotland. For more information please visit our website. Rates: From £38 per person per night. From £68 per room per night based on 2 people sharing. From £75 per family room per night. Sorry, no pets. Children are welcome. Wi-Fi internet access. Off street parking. Dinner available by prior arrangement from Monday - Saturday. Secure cycle storage available. Closed from mid December to mid February.

The Derby Arms Hotel, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, The Lake District

PR2S £70
No SmokingOff Street ParkingDinner AvailableHas WiFi/Internet
The Derby Arms Hotel is within the Lake District National Park and serves traditional British cuisine and real ales in the popular on site restaurant, as well as offering elegant hotel bedrooms that are perfect for both business & leisure guests. Our hotel is set within a pretty part of Cumbria and is a short walk from local amenities in the centre of Witherslack, a pretty village near Grange-over-Sands. The elegant guest rooms have spacious bathrooms and free Wi-Fi. Our beds are made with white linens and tastefully decorated with antique furniture and ornamental lamps. All hotel rooms feature a flat screen TV and some guest rooms have scenic views and luxury roll top baths. A generous continental breakfast is served each morning and full evening meals and lunches are also available. The beautiful restaurant features a grand open fireplace and polished wooden tables and is intimately lit by candlelight. At weekends we do offer a Full English breakfast. The Derby Arms has a spacious games room, which features a pool table and darts board. There is also an on site village shop and free on site parking is also available. Dogs are welcome throughout the hotel. Grange-over-Sands is just 10 minutes' away and Kendal town centre can be reached in 15 minutes' drive. Morecambe Bay is a 10 minute drive and Grange-over-Sands Railway Station is 7 minutes away, offering trains to Ulverston and Carnforth. Please reference "The B&B Directory" when booking. Pets are welcome in our bar area (where our full menu is also served) and all our en suite rooms. Food is served Monday - Friday 12-2 6-9, Saturday 12-9, Sunday 12-8.00. Special offer - On a Saturday lunch children eat for free from kids menu (up to 12). Special offer - Burger night rotates with Steak night every Thursday. For more information please visit our website. Rates: From £60 per room per night based on two people sharing. Room only rate. Please enquire for breakfast rates. Single occupancy rate available. Disabled facilities available - please enquire for details. Pets are welcome. Children are welcome. Off street parking. Dinner available. CAMRA pub of the season award.

The Crown Hotel, Penrith, Cumbria

PPPN £35
Allows PetsNo SmokingOff Street ParkingGardenDinner AvailableHas WiFi/Internet
The hotel is situated in the quiet and idyllic village of Eamont Bridge. The hotel has been part of the community since 1770 and much of the building is original including the front door. The area itself is located directly on the gateway to the Lake District and you can’t find a hotel in the Penrith area providing such personal service and being so perfectly positioned to access the tourist attractions of the Lake District such as Brougham Hall, Lowther Castle, Lake Ullswater and Pooley Bridge. Our soon to be refurbished bed and breakfast accommodation is the ideal place to lay your head after a hard day's hiking around the fascinating landscapes of the surrounding area, a relaxing day soaking up the history, or simply sitting back with a pint of local brew or a good bottle of red in front of our coal fire. Whatever you've been doing, it's a great end to the day. We have fourteen en-suite rooms in total. All of our bedrooms provide our guests with ample space to relax, TV, wi-fi internet access (downstairs only) and tea and coffee making facilities. We endeavour to provide everything guests may require to have a perfect break. Included in the room price is our full traditional Cumbrian breakfast, showcasing our own special recipe sausages. We have a welcoming, airy, open plan bar offering a selection of real ales, lagers, fine wines, spirits and soft drinks, all served by our friendly staff. If you want a good location to cater for a function like a Christening party, Wedding Reception or a Stag or Hen party then the Crown Hotel is ideal as it has a restaurant, 2 bars and a function room with dance floor. We are very close to the M6 and a stones throw from the town of Penrith. The Crown Hotel has the added benefit of accommodation in situ and has everything you could want in one place to hold a party or function. We have the room for dancing and entertainment and also the room for groups to come together and we can provide lunch or dinner too. We have a welcoming, airy, open plan bar offering a selection of real ales, lagers, fine wines, spirits and soft drinks, all served by our friendly staff. Relax with a drink around the charming country bar or enjoy a homemade bar meal by the roaring log fire. Rates: From £35 per person per night. Children are welcome. Pets are allowed by arrangement - please enquire for details. Off street parking. Wi-Fi/internet access. Dinner available.

Cedar Manor, Windermere, Cumbria

PR2S £135
No SmokingGardenDinner AvailableHas WiFi/Internet
The Cedar Manor Hotel is located in the heart of the Lake District. With ten individually designed ensuite rooms to choose from, guests will always have a different accommodation experience. Each room possesses its own character and a variety of unique features, like the separate sitting room and relaxing spa bath of our Orrest Head Suite. We will serve quality, award-winning food to both our guests and those who just want to dine in our 2 AA Rosette restaurant based in Windermere. We have been awarded for our top service and warm, friendly atmosphere. Our first rosette was awarded in 2007. We are particularly proud of this one as it was given in recognition of the consistent quality of our menu, which varies from season to season. We also source most of our ingredients from local producers and have adopted a fantastic wine menu to compliment our dishes. With a relaxing range of sofas and armchairs to enjoy, and refurbished in 2011, the lounge is the perfect place to make the most of our garden views and have a drink. We provide a large range of books, magazines and tour/route maps for you to enjoy and learn a little about your surroundings. Should you decide you would like to explore outside the hotel grounds, The hotel offers wonderful leisure facilities from the breathtaking National Park surrounding it and the awe-inspiring Windermere Lake just a short walk away. Please visit our website for more information. Rates: From £135 per room per night based on 2 people sharing. £20 discount for single occupancy. Children are welcome. No smoking. Sorry, no pets. Dinner available. Wi-Fi/internet access.

Elim Lodge Guest House, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, The Lake District

PPPN £35
PR2S £60
3 Star3 Star3 Star
No SmokingOff Street ParkingGardenHas WiFi/Internet
Elim Lodge Guest House offers bed and breakfast accommodation located in Bowness-on-Windermere very close to lots of local attractions. There are 5 rooms available at the B&B: Room 1 is an en suite family room with a double and single bed. There is an internal shower and toilet. Room 2 is a standard double room with a double bed, private shower room and a separate toilet. Room 3 at the B&B is an en suite family room with a double bed and 2 single beds, 1 of the single beds pulls out from underneath the other one. Room 4 is a standard family room with a double and a single bed, this room has a private bathroom adjacent. Room 6 offers a double bed with an en suite shower room with toilet. Breakfast at the B&B is served in the Victorian dining room and boasts local ingredients. A continental breakfast including croissants, yoghurt, fruit juice and cereals is offered as well as a full English breakfast. There is a vegetarian option available too. All guests staying at the bed and breakfast get free access to Parklands Leisure Centre that is a 10 minute drive away. Facilities at the leisure centre include heated swimming pool, children's pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, gym, power showers, hairdryers, snooker, satellite TV and a bar/coffee lounge. For an additional charge at the leisure centre you can play badminton, table tennis, tennis, volleyball, squash and use the sun beds or get beauty therapy treatments. The B&B is located close to the local shops and restaurants and is only a 10 minute walk to the classic Lake District view at Biskey Howe. Rates: From £35 per person per night. From £60 room per night based on 2 people sharing. From £110 per family room. Children are welcome. Sorry, no pets. Off street parking for 4 cars. Wi-Fi/internet access. 3 Star Visit England.

Tarn Hows, Keswick, Cumbria, The Lake District

PPPN £46
PR2S £72 - £86
4 Star4 Star4 Star4 Star
No SmokingOff Street ParkingHas WiFi/Internet
Tarn Hows offers bed and breakfast guest accommodation in an elegant Victorian residence in Keswick in the Lake District. Tarn Hows could be the perfect base for your stay in the Lake District as our Guest House is within easy walking distance of Keswick town centre, parks, lakes & fells. Our B&B has five double rooms, three single rooms and all have en suite shower rooms or have their own private shower room. All rooms are centrally heated with personal controls and are equipped with flat screen televisions, clock radio, hairdryer and hospitality tray as well as complementary toiletries. Most of our rooms face the front of the property with views towards Walla Crag. Our ‘superior’ room has a lovely bay window where you can admire the view or sit and relax. Our award winning Breakfast is served in our spacious, comfortable and welcoming dining room. Guests can help themselves to a selection of starters from the side table whilst their choice of breakfast is being freshly prepared. We pride ourselves in catering for individual needs and source local, fresh produce such as free-range eggs. Our menu includes the popular traditional English Breakfast and variants of it, as well as Continental Breakfast or Vegetarian Breakfast options. The bustling, historic market town of Keswick in the Lake District is only a few minutes walk away with its acclaimed shops, bars and restaurants. The tranquil waters of Derwentwater are on the doorstep as is the main route to the beautiful Borrowdale valley, reputed to be the most scenic and inspiring in the whole of the Lake District. Leaving your car in our private car park, there are boundless opportunities to explore Keswick, the traditional villages, and the majestic fells and local cultural heritage of the Lake District. If you wish to walk, climb or cycle amongst the spectacular scenery of the Lake District, there is advice, help and information for you at Tarn Hows Guest House. There are local facilities for guided walks, climbing, golf, swimming, fishing and pony trekking . Why not try sailing, canoeing or kayaking on the beautiful Derwentwater, or for the more adventurous, Via Ferrata or quad biking! Please visit our website for more information on our guest accommodation. Rates: From £46 per person per night. From £72 to £86 per room per night based on 2 people sharing. Children are welcome by arrangement. Sorry, no pets. Wi-Fi Access. Off street parking. 4 Star Visit England.
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