“True to its roots, comfortable bedrooms and good food” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
This delightful inn's interior is open plan and a real delight; modern but with a rustic farmhouse appearance. There are large beams, and a log-burning stove in the lounge surrounded by comfortable sofas where you can relax and read the papers. The bedrooms are well proportioned and reflect the inn's high standards; all have feature bathrooms with roll-top baths and walk-in showers. The staff are excellent and guests are made to feel like part of the family. The inn is open all year and serves food every day.
Facilities – at a glance
- Rooms 6
- Family bedrooms: 1
- Children welcome
- Free TV
- Direct Dial
- Open parking
- Open all year
- Afternoon Tea
- Dinner Served
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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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