Our Inspector's View
This imposing hotel in terraced grounds, enjoys fine views of Morecambe Bay and is popular as a conference and wedding venue. Good levels of hospitality and service ensure all guests are well looked after. Bedrooms vary in size with the newer rooms being bright and modern. Magnificent woodwork is a feature of the public areas. The brand new spa thermal experience offers wooden hot tubs and a cold plunge tub, an Aroma steam room, salt inhalation room and an ice fountain.
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Facilities – at a glance
Impressive building in elevated location with stunning gardens
- En-suite rooms: 34
- Family rooms: 5
- Free TV
- WiFi available
- Children welcome
- Indoor Pool
- Gym available
- Croquet Available
- Christmas entertainment programme
- New Year entertainment programme
- Lift available
- Night porter available
- Outdoor parking spaces: 100
- Accessible bedrooms: 1
- Walk-in showers
- Open all year
- Maximum number of guests: 200
Also in the Area
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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Recommended things to do
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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