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Glenridding House

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Customer rating 10 / 10
Based on 80 reviews

In a stunning lakeshore location, a warm welcome awaits guests

AA Inspector

At a glance

Breakfast Award
Wheelchair accessible
Wi-Fi

Glenridding House is a wonderful Georgian Lakeside villa which sits right on the shores of Ullswater. Used as a holiday home by Charles Darwin, this once derelict building has been lovingly restored. Bedrooms differ in size, and a number boast stunning views of the lake and surrounding fells. An excellent location for those touring this unspoilt area of the Lake District.

Rooms

  • Rooms:: 6
  • Ground-floor rooms:: 1

Room rates

  • Short breaks available
  • Credit cards accepted

Opening times

  • Open all year

Food

  • Afternoon tea served
  • Dinner served
  • Last orders for evening meals:: 10am

Facilities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Freeview TV in rooms
  • Outdoor parking spaces:: 30

Accessibility

  • Steps for wheelchair:: 1
  • Accessible bedrooms:: 1

Children

  • No children under: 18yrs

Leisure

  • Private fishing
  • Secure cycle storage
  • Other leisure facilities:: Packed lunches available

Conference

  • Maximum number of delegates:: 30
  • Theatre-style holds (maximum):30
  • Classroom-style holds (maximum):30
  • Boardroom-styleholds (maximum): 30

Weddings

  • Holds a civil ceremony licence
  • Maximum number of guests:: 50

Getting here

M6 junct 40 onto A66, then A592 to Glenridding. Turn sharp second left

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Nearest train station

Penrith

Nearest motorway junction

M6 junct 40
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Room prices from £155**Based on the minimum price of a standard double room *Based on the minimum price of a standard double room
*Based on the minimum price of a standard double room
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