Eagle and Child Inn

“In a quiet Lakeland village” - VisitEngland Assessor


Staveley, Cumbria

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With a charming riverside beer garden, the Eagle and Child bed and breakfast inn is a few minutes away from the scenic Kentmere Valley. And it’s not much more to the bustling towns of Bowness, Kendal and Windermere. Staveley itself offers excellent walking, fishing, cycling and mountain biking, while The Hawkshead Brewery’s not bad, either.

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3 Star Guest Accommodation
3 Star Inn
Eagle and Child Inn
Kendal Road,Staveley,KENDAL,Cumbria,LA8 9LP
Phone : 01539 821320

About the area

Discover Cumbria

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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