The family-owned Hillthwaite hotel, set in three acres of landscaped gardens between Windermere and Bowness, is one of the areas highest hotels overlooking England's largest lake and with magnificent panoramic views over to Langdale Pikes, Crinkle Crags and Coniston Old Man. Within easy reach of the M6 motorway this 3-star, 33-room hotel offers a warm Lakeland welcome with a reputation for superb food and friendly service. Individually designed rooms are maintained to a high standard, all have en suite facilities, some with splendid four-poster beds and jacuzzi baths and most have lake or fell views.
The ground floor suite of public facilities includes a comfortable lounge with well-stocked bar, a feature conservatory and impressive restaurant with stunning bay window views of the unique South Lakes skyline. In summer months the terrace overlooking Lake Windermere is a favourite for guests to relax and take in Cumbrias ever changing colours. Or they can enjoy the exclusive use of the year-round leisure facilities including a heated swimming pool, steam room and sauna.
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Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
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