Irton Hall Irton Eskdale
You may want a base for splendid hiking or biking amongst Lake District fells you might want to tour Lakeland its coast and the English borders or you could simply be seeking a place of peace and quiet where you can re-charge your batteries and refresh your spirits. Whatever your wishes from your Lakeland visit Irton Hall is the perfect place to stay in beautiful surroundings. With a noble history stretching back to the 14th century Irton Hall is a lovely holiday destination in the foothills of Lakeland's western fells between Wasdale and Eskdale.
Providing fifteen luxurious rooms of spacious Bed & Breakfast accommodation - plus there is self-catering accommodation (a choice of six) in the main house and others located in the 19 acres of surrounding parklands. Irton Hall is a pet friendly hotel you are welcome to take your pet into the rooms and bar but they are not permitted in the restaurant/dining room. A short drive will bring you to wide sandy beaches the Eskdale miniature steam railway at Ravenglass and Muncaster Castle and Gardens which also house the unique International Owl Sanctuary.
The Langdales are to the east accessed via the Hard Knott Pass and Wrynose Pass whilst Wasdale and Wastwater with their amazing views of Great Gable and Scafell Pike are 5 miles away. Ideally situated at the heart of the western Lake District many lakes are within easy reach such as Ennerdale Water Crummock Water and Buttermere whether to stroll along the banks and watch the reflection of the drifting clouds in the Lakes or expend some energy climbing the rugged hills to admire the stunning views from the top the choices are endless. The historic port and marina of Whitehaven which hosts the Tall Ships Race every two years is 14 miles with shops restaurants museums and many holiday activities.
Shop pub and restaurant 1 mile.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Holmrook area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Muncaster, St Michael's Church - 2.4 miles (Historic Church)
Muncaster Castle - 2.6 miles (Castle)
Gosforth, St Mary's Church - 2.9 miles (Historic Church)
Gosforth Cross - 2.9 miles (Historic Building)
Ravenglass Roman Bath House - 2.9 miles (Roman Site)
Stanley Ghyll Force Waterfall - 4.3 miles (Countryside)
Wast Water lake - 4.8 miles (Countryside)
Hardknott Roman Fort - 7 miles (Roman Site)
Hardknott Pass - 7.5 miles (Countryside)
Egremont Castle - 8.5 miles (Castle)
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