Lake District Lakeside Hotels Guide

recommended hotels with lake views throughout the Lake District

Make the most of your visit to the English Lake District by staying in one of our specially selected lakeside hotels with stunning lake views.


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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

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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 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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indulge yourself in the relaxing and rejuvenating spa facilities at this contemporary and luxurious hotel on the shores of Grasmere Water

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

Langdale Chase Hotel

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elegant hotel in landscaped gardens with a terrace that sweep down to the shores of Lake Windermere where the hotel's boat house is set

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set in extensive grounds overlooking Derwentwater, luxurious hotel with stylish rooms, fine dining and pampering spa with a thermal suite

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fine dining, stylish rooms, elegant public areas and scenic fell views can be found at this lakeside hotel set in 15 acres of peaceful grounds

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boasts an enviable water's edge setting on the southern shores of Lake Windermere and features rooms with lake views and a relaxing spa

The Belsfield

Bowness-on-Windermere

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features cool and chic interiors by Laura Ashley, a drawing room and library, scenic lake views, 6 acres of gardens and award-winning dining

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stylish, lakefront hotel with views across Lake Windermere, guest rooms are well-appointed and the restaurant serves a creative British menu

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a tranquil retreat residing along the shores of Thirlmere with Helvellyn rising majestically behind, guests maybe lucky to spot a host of wildlife

Macdonald Old England Hotel

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a grand, lake front hotel offering stylish and elegant rooms, a luxury beauty spa and a restaurant serving a creative British menu

Wateredge Inn

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a warm and cosy inn, sitting on the shores of Lake Windermere, just metres from the steamer pier, many of the rooms feature lake views

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a unique hotel, in a unique location, at the heart of a 100 square mile wilderness nature reserve yet with all the comforts that are expected

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enjoy the majestic views and the modern British cuisine at this Regency house set in 22 acres of lawns and gardens overlooking Ullswater

Low Wood Bay

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a lakefront hotel in a spectacular setting boasting extensive leisure facilities and a water sports centre to suit all ages and abilities

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a comfortable hotel set in lawns running down to the shore of Coniston Water, most of the individually styled rooms have lake or fell views

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