If you’re looking for a Luxury Hotel Break then you are really spoilt for choice if the Lake District is your preferred destination.
Boutique Hotels and Spas, Luxury B&B’s, Country House Hotels and Private Retreats each with their own unique character can be found here in the Lakes.
Below are four of the most highly rated Luxury Hotels that Cumbria and the Lake District have to offer.
Low Wood Bay (pictured above)
Delightfully situated on the shore of the Lake District’s longest lake, Lake Windermere, with superb views over the Lake.
The hotel is perfectly situated to discover the highlights of Windermere and Ambleside.
Low Wood Bay also offers a fine dining experience, from the time-honoured English fare of the Windermere Restaurant to the “Organic” Cafe, which serves a variety of snacks and is open during the day.
The Beauty Salon, Water Sports Centre and Leisure Club are just some of the highlights of this 4-star hotel.
With 111 rooms, and a private shoreline offering some of the best views of Lake Windermere the Low Wood offers luxury and comfort as well as a convenient location in the heart of the lakes.
A great choice for a special occasion, weekend break or family holiday in The Lake District.
Armathwaite Hall Hotel
“A house of perfect and irresistible charm” was how the writer Sir Hugh Walpole described this 4 star Country House Hotel situated between Skiddaw Fell and the secluded Bassenthwaite Lake in the north of the national park.
Armathwaite hall was one of the first stately homes to be built in the UK and is surrounded by a 400 acre woodland and deer park.
Owned by the Graves family this hotel remains true to the values of old world hospitality often lacking in the usual international hotel chains.
Sharrow Bay Hotel
With a Michelin starred restaurant and amazing views over Lake Ullswater the Sharrow Bay is one of the Lake District’s most exclusive hotels.
The restaurant offers British cuisine using the finest locally sourced ingredients and the wine cellar is stocked with rare and fine vintages from renowned vineyards the world over.
For over 60 years the Sharrow Bay has maintained it’s world famous reputation as one of the UK’s best establishments in a truly breathtaking setting.
Overlooking the quieter, southern end of Lake Windermere, the Swan Hotel was originally a 17th century Coaching Inn and is now one of the most luxurious hotels in the Lake District.
The hotel offers both tasty Italian and traditional Lakeland food and has an Indoor Pool with Sauna and Steam Room as well as a Fitness Room with the latest gym equipment.
An amazing lakeside location allows the visitor to appreciate all the Lake District has to offer while staying in the lap of luxury.