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Lake District Country House Hotels Guide

recommended country house accommodation in the Lake District


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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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luxurious, well-appointed accommodation at either a secluded lake side house or at a hotel set in 21 acres with award winning dining and spa

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set amidst riverside gardens a short walk from the village and features elegant rooms, a small but relaxing spa and award-winning dining

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a delightful Edwardian house nestled in 2 acres of mature grounds at the heart of Borrowdale and affords guests a slice of peaceful, country life

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fine dining, fine views, well-appointed traditional or contemporary style rooms and a relaxing ambience are on offer at this charming hotel

Storrs Hall

Storrs

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a listed Georgian mansion with opulent interiors, elegant rooms and an award-winning restaurant quietly set on Lake Windermere's shores

The Samling Hotel

Ecclerigg

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offering unobtrusive, yet attentive service, this smart hotel offers a sumptuous stay enhanced by fine dining with an exceptional wine list

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a traditional country house that has retained many of its original features that sits in 20 acres of quiet grounds overlooking Lake Windermere

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a luxurious, award-winning hotel set in a spectacular hilltop setting with wonderful views over Lake Windermere and the surrounding fells

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a charming hotel set in 5 acres of gardens that offers an informal and relaxing atmosphere, award-winning dining and spacious, bright rooms

Borrowdale Gates Hotel

Grange-in-Borrowdale

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escape to the country at this privately owned, family-run hotel set in 2 acres of tranquil wooded gardens with views of the Borrowdale Valley

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a grand Edwardian house set in acres of lakeside gardens and woodland with refined guest rooms and plenty of space to simply relax and unwind

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an acclaimed country house, once owned by Beatrix Potter, set in a large, well-tended gardens and features elegantly decorated rooms

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on the shores of Ullswater amidst stunning scenery, a classic country house with elegant, individually styled rooms and warm hospitality

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set in landscaped gardens in a quiet and relaxing spot beside Lake Windermere with relaxing spa facilities, elegant rooms and lake views

Briery Wood Hotel

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a traditional country house hotel set amidst peaceful fields and woods and ideally located for Lake Windermere and pretty Ambleside

Rothay Manor Hotel

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a Grade II listed house set in landscaped gardens with spacious, individually designed rooms, relaxing public lounges and fine dining

Armathwaite Hall Hotel

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secluded amidst 400 acres of deer park and woodland, ideal for a romantic escape, a luxurious spa stay or fine dining experience

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a relaxing, family-run hotel set in peaceful gardens 5 minutes stroll from Lake Windermere with individually decorated rooms set in the grounds

Cedar Manor Hotel

Windermere

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set in quiet gardens, this most comfortable hotel has elegant interiors, boutique, individually styled rooms and a relaxing lounge and bar

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