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Briery Wood Country House Hotel, Windermere

Ambleside Road, Windermere, Lake District, LA23 1ES, UK
Briery Wood Country House Hotel, Windermere Briery Wood Country House Hotel, Windermere 015394 33316 Ambleside Road Windermere
96 out of 100% 27 votes


Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Family Friendly
  • Walk-in Showers
  • Golf in Local Area

Relax and enjoy the spectacular views of the surrounding landscapes, lakes and fells from the comfort of the informal and friendly Briery Wood Country House Hotel. 

Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Family Friendly
  • Walk-in Showers
  • Golf in Local Area

Number of Bedrooms: 23

Parking Spaces: 25

Steps into Hotel: 0

Check In Time: 3pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The Briery Wood Country House Hotel near Windermere is surrounded by seven acres of beautiful secluded gardens and woodland. This four-star hotel in the Lake District is perfectly located to visit the lakes including Lake Windermere itself and the quaint village of Ambleside and Bowness.
Enjoy the country house atmosphere with all the comforts of home at the Briery Wood Hotel.

Featuring 23 ensuite bedrooms each with its own individual style and character you are sure to have a good night’s sleep and wake up the next day refreshed and ready to seize the day.

The AA Rosette award-winning restaurant at the Briery Wood Hotel serves the very best local produce that the Lake District has to offer. From tender Herdwick lamb and spicy Cumberland sausage to freshly caught trout and moreish Cumbrian cheeses you are sure to be spoilt for choice. Sit back and unwind in one of the cosy lounges whilst enjoying a freshly brewed coffee or maybe a glass of chilled wine and take in the quiet countryside scenery.

The Briery Wood Hotel offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with My Hotel Break.



tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Iron/Board
tick Toiletries
tick Hairdryer
tick Telephone
tick Room Service
tick Ground Floor Rooms
tick Spa Bath in Bedroom(s)
tick Wifi
tick Family Room for 3
tick Family Room for 4
tick Walk In Showers

There are four room types to choose from at the Briery Wood Country House Hotel. Choose from Superior, Family, Garden View or House Rooms.

Each bedroom is supplied with fragrant toiletries, fluffy towels and crisp linen, there’s a room for everyone.

The House Rooms are medium-sized rooms and offer comfortable king-sized double or twin beds with deluxe linen. 

Gardens Rooms are similar in size to the rooms in the main house however they have the added benefit of ground floor access with a patio onto the hotel's gardens. 

The Superior Rooms are the largest room type and are situated on the first floor with views overlooking the garden. The large bathroom features a separate bath and shower. 

The large en-suite Family Room consists of a double bed with extra beds or a cot, overlooking the gardens.

Bar & Restaurant

tick Outdoor Dining Terrace

Driven by a passion for seasonal, local, flavoursome cooking, head chef Miguel and the team have created a fabulous menu of classic and contemporary dishes – the hard part is which to choose!

Whether you’re enjoying lunch, dinner or treating yourself to afternoon tea, you won’t be disappointed.

Sample Dinner Menu

The spacious dining room offers a warm welcome, delicious food and great service. Sit back and take in the beautiful views over the secluded landscaped gardens. And when the weather is being kind, there’s always the garden terrace where you can make the most of al fresco dining.

After a day out in the Lakes, why not head to the bar for a drink? There you'll find a well-stocked bar with fine wines, and local craft ales or maybe you want to push the boat out with a bottle of fizz.

Whatever your tipple, the hotel has something for everyone and with over 40+ gins and whiskies to choose from, why not try something new?


Location & Directions

Directions to Briery Wood Country House Hotel in Windermere

Briery Wood can be reached by leaving the M6 at junction 36 (Kendal, South Lakes) and following the A591 for 15 miles, past Kendal and Windermere, until you see Briery Wood signed on the right. Briery Wood is situated half a mile past the National Park Visitor Centre at Brockhole which is well-signposted.

If you are using sat nav, please don't use the Briery Wood postcode to find the hotel as the directions will not work.
Please use the latitude/longitude details below.
Latitude: N 54:24:23:5 (54.40652),
Longitude: W 2:56:39.4 (-2.94427)

Parking: Yes

Nearest Airport: Manchester - 90 miles

Nearest Railway Station: Windermere - 1 mile

Notice Board

Hotel Notice Board

Dinner Inclusions
Unless otherwise stated guests staying on a dinner-inclusive rate will receive a three-course dinner in the restaurant. We recommend guests book their table times in advance so that you can get the times you prefer. 

Dog Friendly
On arrival your dog will receive a bowl, a blanket to sleep on, poo bags and some scrummy treats. There is a small charge of £20.00 for your dog's stay. Your dog is welcome in any of the bedrooms and lounges, excluding the dining room for health and safety reasons, which we are sure you will understand.

Children's Rates:
Children from 2 - 15 years: £20 per night BB (pay for all other meals as taken) This will be added to your bill at the hotel and is not included in the rates quoted by myhotelbreak

Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Horse Riding
tick Clay Pigeon Shooting
tick Cycling
tick Fishing
tick Golf in Local Area
tick Wildlife Watching
tick Water Sports
tick Climbing
tick Canoeing

At Briery Wood a warm welcome awaits guests and their four-legged friends. With acres of grounds to romp and roam in, there are plenty of fantastic walks to enjoy – whether it’s a stroll on the lakeshore or a more energetic romp up the fells, you won’t be disappointed.

One of the most popular attractions in the Lake District is the beautiful Lake Windermere and the Briery Wood Hotel is located only just a few miles away.
The picturesque village of Ambleside is also only a short 5-minute drive from the hotel.

For those who enjoy an active short break in the UK then the Long Wood Bay Waterports Centre is within a 5 minutes walk from the hotel

Popular things to see and do in the area.
Lake Windermere 
World of Beatrix Potter
Grizedale Forest
Rydal Mount & Gardens
Hill Top
Tarn Hows & Coniston Water
Lakes Aquarium
Scafell Pike
Muncaster Castle
Brougham Castle

For more information on things to see in and do in the area, check out our Destination Guide.

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