Lake District Bed & Breakfasts Guide

recommended B&Bs, inns and guest houses in the Lake District


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set in beautifully restored Victorian cottages where charming original features combine with contemporary styling and a relaxed ambience

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an intimate, traditional country house set in 4 acres of tranquil grounds overlooking Borrowdale; elegant rooms have welcoming extra touches

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elegant and traditional Georgian house - Beatrix Potter had a holiday here - renowned for warm hospitality, a relaxing air, and fine views

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luxury in lakeland: imaginative modern style with a floral theme in the rooms, and gourmet dining, all just 10 minutes stroll from Ullswater

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an early 17th century inn where character features blend pleasingly with 21st century comforts including stylish rooms and award-winning food

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set on a wooded hillside above Lakeside, Victorian house featuring individually styled rooms, a pleasant garden and a cosy drawing room

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an elegant Edwardian house set in colourful gardens with impressive views over Lake Windermere and spacious, individually styled rooms

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a village centre guest house where luxurious and well-appointed accommodation combines with an environmentally friendly ethos

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unadulterated opulence in a quiet spot in the heart of Windermere, individually designed rooms and suites, some with a private hot tub

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many of the comfy, well-presented rooms at this welcoming guest house enjoy fell views, advise on walks and on-site parking are a bonus

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classic Victorian house dating from 1860 and retaining fine period details with luxurious, individually styled rooms that offer all modern comforts

Rum Doodle

Windermere

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vintage and quintessentially English describes the decor at this quirky B&B, the inspiration coming from a book about hapless mountaineers

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enjoy home from home comforts, an award winning breakfast and a convenient location for both town and lake at this welcoming B&B

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enjoy a warm, Cumbrian welcome from the delightful owner of this cosy, spotlessly presented B&B, highly praised by previous guests

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Victorian guest house offering quality accommodation and a hearty breakfast, with awards to show for it, on a quiet street near the centre

Fairfield House

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a late Georgian house set in half an acre of tranquil and secluded gardens close to the centre of Bowness and offers a homely ambience

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a Victorian mansion that has been sympathetically refurbished to offer an elegant hotel and dining that reflects the lakeland landscape

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Lakeland stone house that features a blend of traditional charm and modern facilities and is ideally located for local attractions

Link House

Bassenthwaite Lake

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a late Victorian property with high ceilings and spacious rooms, many have scenic views, just a few minutes walk from the shores of the lake

Oakfold House

Bowness-on-Windermere

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a cosy and welcoming guest house where original Victorian features blend with more contemporary styling and elegant guest rooms

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