Complex multi-course menus with spectacular lake views
At a glance
Open all year
Wines by the glass
The Rosette award for this establishment has been suspended due to a change of chef and reassessment will take place in due course. The country around Windermere is pretty spectacular from whichever angle you look at it, but The Samling has a particularly enviable prospect, its contemporary dining room of Lakeland slate and full-length glass offering dioramic views of the hotel gardens and the mirror-like expanse of water.