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Cragwood Country House Hotel, Windermere

Ecclerigg, Windermere, Lake District, LA23 1LQ, UK
Cragwood Country House Hotel, Windermere Cragwood Country House Hotel, Windermere 015394 88177 Ecclerigg Windermere
93 out of 100% 23 votes


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  • Free Wifi
  • Accessible Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Golf in Local Area

With its stunning gardens, individually designed bedrooms or award-winning restaurant,  there could be no place more beautiful to stay in the Lake District than at the Cragwood Country House Hotel.

Mark Myhotelbreak & Classic Britain
Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Accessible Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Golf in Local Area

Number of Bedrooms: 23

Parking Spaces: 30

Steps into Hotel: 0

Check In Time: 3pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The Cragwood Country House Hotel near Windermere is secluded amongst its own twenty-acre estate of beautiful landscaped gardens and woodland. This 4-star hotel in the Lake District boasts its own private jetty on England’s longest lake – Lake Windermere.

Each of the 23 ensuite bedrooms at the Cragwood Hotel possesses the modern comforts you would expect to make your stay in the lakes as comfortable and as relaxing as possible. This is the only thing the bedrooms have in common as no two rooms have been designed the same, each has its own charm and character.

The Cragwood Restaurant has been awarded an AA Rosette for culinary excellence and from the moment you arrive you will agree that the award is truly deserved. From the stunning backdrop of Lake Windermere to the fine dining experience using the finest local seasonal produce in the enticing menus you will not be disappointed.

The Cragwood Country House 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 Wifi
tick Family Room for 3
tick Walk In Showers

From the comfy beds and crisp linen to the deep baths, aromatic toiletries and fluffy towels…the Cragwood Hotel bedrooms have been designed with no one else but you in mind.

So, after a gentle lakeside stroll, a more ambitious bike ride or a day exploring what the Lake District has to offer, you can head back to the sanctuary of your room and have a soothing hot bath.

Choose to upgrade to a Lake View and enjoy the hotel's great position look out towards the glorious Lake Windermere


Bar & Restaurant

tick Outdoor Dining Terrace

When dining at the Cragwood Restaurant in the Lake District you are sure to discover an experience not to be missed.

Under the creative and experienced direction of head chef, Calvin, the team have created a unique and specifically crafted menu of seasonal dishes, prepared with only the finest locally sourced ingredients.

Whether you want to enjoy a fine dining experience or simply fancy unwinding in a comfy chair with a coffee and light bite the Cragwood Hotel has something to suit all tastes.

Sample Dinner Menu

In the bar sit back and enjoy a local craft ale, a glass of fine wine or a G&T.... or maybe you're celebrating and want to pop the cork with a bottle of fizz.

Whatever the occasion choose from the extensive drinks menu with over 40+ gins and whisky’s to choose from you're spoilt for choice!

Sample Wine List

Location & Directions

Directions to Cragwood Country House Hotel in Windermere

Cragwood 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 Cragwood signed on the left.

Cragwood Hotel is immediately before the National Park Visitor Centre at Brockhole which is well signposted.

Parking: Yes

Airport: Manchester

Railway Station: Windermere

Latitude N 54:23:52.5 (54.39791),
Longitude W 2:56:23.4 (-2.93983)

Notice Board

Hotel Notice Board

Pre-booking dinner time essential:  It is important that guests pre-book their dinner 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. We have a small charge of £20.00 for your dog's stay. Your dog is welcome in any of our 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: £30 per night BB (pay for all other meals as taken)This will be added on at the hotel

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

It’s no secret that Cragwood is a dog-friendly hotel.  Many of the hotel's regular doggy guests can’t wait to check in and explore the 20 acres of private gardens, and unexplored woodlands and perhaps even take a dip from the jetty into Lake Windermere… of course, their owners are welcome too. 

One of the most popular attractions in the Lake District is the beautiful Lake Windermere and the Cragwood Hotel is nestled on its shores. 
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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