Inn on the Lake

Ullswater, Lake District


Inn on the Lake

Lake View room

Standard room

Stunning Lake Ullswater

Standard room

A traditional Lake District inn with an award-winning restaurant - includes a choice of room types, breakfast, a three-course dinner and welcome treats

Traditional, picturesque and thoroughly English, the four-star Inn on the Lake is an idyllic hotel set in the glorious surrounds of the Lake District. With the imposing Helvellyn mountain as a backdrop and the vast Lake Ullswater at the foot of the grounds, there's hardly a better spot in the country for a few days of crisp, clean air.

The Inn on the Lake boasts an enormous amount of space, not least because of its own 15 acres of beautifully tended gardens. Pink roses, neat hedgerows and chequered lawns are the setting for pitch-and-putt golf and croquet, while on the lake, you can enjoy a calm afternoon on a white sailboat - perhaps to a nearby deserted beach?

Inside the hotel, the decor is cosy and quintessentially rural England, with the mahogany Ramblers Bar serving real ales and the two AA Rosette-awarded Lake View Restaurant dishing up accomplished British cuisine. After a wholesome day of walking around, head back and relax in the hot tub and sauna, or sink into an armchair by the window with a classic read.

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Food Country UK and Ireland Scenery Historic Hotel Relaxing

We like

  • Fine dining at the two AA Rosette-awarded Lake View Restaurant
  • Playing croquet on the lawn surrounded by some of England's loveliest scenery
  • Sampling real ales in the cosy Ramblers Bar
  • Relaxing in the hot tub after a long walk

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