“A haven of calm in an enviable location” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
A warm, genuine welcome awaits guests at this delightful hotel, proudly run by the Read family for 50 years. Situated in its own secluded gardens, it provides a relaxed haven in which to enjoy the panoramic views across Morecambe Bay. The stylish bedrooms and public areas are comfortable and attractively furnished. Skilfully prepared dinners and hearty breakfasts are served in the elegant dining room.
Facilities – at a glance
- En-suite rooms: 18
- Family rooms: 0
- Bedrooms Ground: 4
- Free TV
- WiFi available
- Children welcome
- Croquet Available
- Outdoor parking spaces: 18
- Walk-in showers
- Steps for wheelchair: 2
- Single room, minimum price: £101
- Double room, minimum price: £202
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About the area
Cumbria's rugged yet beautiful landscape is best known for the Lake District National Park that sits within its boundaries. It’s famous for Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake, and Derwent Water, ‘Queen of the English Lakes'. This beautiful countryside once inspired William Wordsworth and his home, Dove Cottage, in Grasmere is a popular museum. Another place of literary pilgrimage is Hill Top, home of Beatrix Potter, located near Windermere. Tom Kitten, Samuel Whiskers and Jemima Puddleduck were all created here.
Much of Cumbria is often overlooked in favour of the Lake Distirct. In the south, the Lune Valley remains as lovely as it was when Turner painted it. The coast is also a secret gem. With its wide cobbled streets, spacious green and views of the Solway Firth, Silloth is a fine Victorian seaside resort. Other towns along this coastline include Whitehaven, Workington and Maryport. Carlisle is well worth a look – once a Roman camp, its red-brick cathedral dates back to the early 12th century and its 11th-century castle was built by William Rufus.
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Discover some very special wildlife at RSPB Leighton Moss and Morecabe Bay. This popular nature reserve is home to a variety of wonderful creatures from birds and bugs to bats and otters. Visitors can explore nature trails, stroll around the sensory...
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