Sharrow Bay

Ullswater, Lake District

Deluxe room

Deluxe room

Deluxe room

Soak up Ullswater views from an elegant hotel in the Lake District

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​This offer is based on two adults only.

Check-in is at 3pm and check-out at 11am.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 36% off. Our discount is calculated by reference to the hotel's own prices or by reference to an appropriate source reflective of the hotel's own prices.

The discount above was checked on 16 July, 2019.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made. 

A beautiful, award-winning lakeside hotel with top dining in the heart of the Lake District – includes breakfast and seven-course taster menu dinner

  • Soak up the picturesque views from this award-winning hotel, described by Condé Nast Johansens as an “English Lakes Legend”. Ullswater is widely regarded as the most beautiful lake in the country, and you’ll enjoy unparalleled views of it ambling around the hotel’s lovely gardens.

  • Satisfy your sweet tooth tasting the sticky toffee pudding in the award-winning Sharrow Bay Restaurant. It’s said that this delectable dish was actually invented here in the 1970s, and it’s best to enjoy it drenched in locally-made ice cream or cream. Wash it down with a selection of over 700 wines.

  • Lace up your hiking boots and tackle some of the country’s most impressive peaks. The Lake District is a walkers' paradise and the hotel caters specially for hikers, with maps, picnic lunches and extensive guidance provided. Post-walk, retire to your elegantly furnished room, decked out in antique furniture.


- Restaurant
- Wine cellar
- Afternoon tea room
- Private dining room
- Landscaped gardens
- Onsite parking

How to get there

The hotel is around a five-hour drive from London via the M1 and M6 and two hours from Manchester. We recommended that you travel by car to make the most of your rural location.

If you’re coming via public transport, you’re best catching the train to Penrith and getting a taxi from there.
Sharrow Bay, Ullswater, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 2LZ

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The 12-acre gardens of Sharrow Bay are a lovely location for a stroll and include a mile-long stretch along the lake shore. Walks around the lake are very beautiful and can you can also take a cruise across the water on an old-fashioned steamer.

Further afield, keen hikers will relish the opportunity to climb Scafell Pike – the highest peak in England – and its slightly smaller neighbours, Helvellyn and Great Gable. It's possible to get maps and advice on routes at the hotel, plus tours of the local area and packed lunches.

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