There are several different options when it comes to finding a suitable accommodation in the Cumbria Lake District area. Much depends on the purpose of the trip. You can find everything from nice five star hotels to simple bed and breakfasts.

Lately it has also been more popular to rent Air BnB-type of accommodation in houses or apartments owned by private persons. If you go hiking by the lakes and the forests, you can also go camping in either tent or in a RV to enjoy the scenic views and the unique wildlife of the Lakes.


If you prefer to stay in a hotel type of accommodation we have a few recommendations from our trusted partners, where you are guaranteed a good night sleep.

  1. The Grasmere Hotel, Broadgate, Grasmere

Grasmere is a small family owned hotel with a Victorian style of design. It has won many awards over the years and with its unique location and its excellent rooms and restaurant it is a perfect place to stay for a relaxing break or a romantic holiday.


  1. Cragwood Country Hotel, Cragwood House Ecclerigg, Windermere

The hotel is located just on the shores of Lake Windermere, only 5 minutes from the centre of Windermere. It is having all facilities you wish for in a weekend getaway, including Wi-Fi, restaurant, TV and much more. Since the hotel only have 23 rooms you need to make sure to book early.

  1. Overwater Hall, Overwater, Ireby

Overwater Hall is an elegant 18th century house based in the Northern part of the Lake District. It has had the same owners for over 30 years and it has got a 5-star rating.

The hotel is known for their personal service and great location and have hosted many family wedding during the years. The restaurant that is located within the hotel premises is known to be one of the best in the entire Lake area.