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Best Western Glenridding Hotel.

Perfectly placed near Penrith.

The Best Western Glenridding Hotel, near Penrith, lies on the shores of Ullswater, providing the perfect base to explore The Lake District from. Breathtaking scenery awaits, and you'll be near the homes of William Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter!

The Hotel is surrounded by a number of walks, with beautiful views from almost all the rooms in our charming 19th Century building.For guests who want to see the fells and lakes around the hotel up close and most of them do, well offer all the help and advice they need, as well as maps and flasks to help them on their way! From novices to seasoned hikers, the area has something for everyone.

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Location

Ullswater
Penrith
Cumbria
CA11 0PB
England
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6041*
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Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Indoor Pool, Restaurants, Sauna, Lift to all floors, Spa Pool/Jacuzzi
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted Please note we do not accept dogs
Check-in & Check-out
15:00 | 11:00

Facilities

Dining and Bars

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Garden Room

This modern, bright and contemporary restaurant overlooks the surrounding fells, with a relaxed fine dining ambience.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary
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Ratchers Restaurant

This Restaurant has three levels with views of the surrounding fells and the Hotel garden. Ratchers is renowned for its informal atmosphere and service, while our a la carte menus and Specials boards are equally famous!

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary
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Garden Room

Sit back, relax and enjoy a good measure of hospitality in our cosy lounge area! With our open log fire, real ale and wide range of malt whiskey's and vintage cognac's, youll be in excellent company!

Opening hours

18:00-22:00
Weekend times may vary
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Ratchers Tavern bar

A rustic bar with low beamed ceilings, large open log fire and relaxing family environment for everyone to enjoy.

Opening hours

12:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Spa & Leisure

Leisure Facilities

  • Snooker table

  • Pool table

  • Lounge

  • Swimming pool and sauna

  • Table tennis

Swimming Pool Leisure Facilites

The Best Western Glenridding Hotel's indoor swimming pool (heated, of course!) features a splash pool for the kids, an invigorating bubble seat and jet stream within the pool itself.

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Weddings

Situated in the picturesque valley of Ullswater with spectacular mountain and lake views, the Best Western Glenridding Hotel has everything you could possibly want in a wedding venue from the red carpet welcome to the last dance!

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Wedding service and reception venue

We're proud to offer three beautifully appointed rooms, all approved to hold civil ceremonies. As for entertainment, you're free to invite your own!

Catering

We cater for buffets, full wedding breakfasts, and everything in between! Just let us know what you fancy and we'll take care of the rest!

Registrar

Registry office:
Eden District
Friargate Penrith Cumbria CA11 7XR
01768 242120




Get in touch with Elizabeth Ali on

For any enquiries please call Elizabeth Ali on 01768 482289

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type CA11 0PB

Send to Tom Tom

Nearest motorway: M6, J40, 14.00 miles
Nearest train station: Penrith, 14.00 miles
Nearest airport: Manchester, 88.00 miles
Free parking on site (30 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

Address
Ullswater
Penrith
Cumbria
CA11 0PB
England


What's nearby?

Cities & Attractions

  • Aira Force- waterfalls (3 miles)

  • Hellvelyn (3 miles)

  • Beatrix Potter House (14 miles)

  • Wordsworth House - Dove Cottage (13 miles)

  • Ullswater Steamers (0 miles)

Shopping

  • Penrith (14 miles)

  • Ambleside (10 miles)

  • Windermere/ Bowness (14 miles)

  • Kendal (19 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

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With lakes and fells all around the hotel, it will come as no surprise that were extremely popular with photography groups. The hotel is just as accommodating for team building weekends with plenty of room for indoor meetings and briefings!

Available room set ups

Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Bridge House Suite 30 30 24 24 0
Campbell Library 0 0 0 14 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 381 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 170
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Rating

Weekend break

13/03/2017 Harry S, Redditch, United Kingdom

The staff were very welcoming and friendly throughout our stay. The car parking leaves a bit to be desired and it is very strange route to reception from the car park. The new decor is very nice and t... more

Rating

Enjoyable

13/03/2017 karenb8285, Grimsby, United Kingdom

Staff friendly, room good size, lots of hot water after long walks, very comfortable bed, great breakfast and bar meals excellent, first time back after floods very happy to see hotel open again, will... more

Rating

Return To Glenridding

13/03/2017 Christopher K, United Kingdom

A well-kept, updated and clean hotel conveniently positioned for shops and Ullswater Steamers terminal. Easy access to lakeside walks and Helvellyn. Good quality room with extra towels available for u... more

Rating

Back and just as good if not better

10/03/2017 carpediem240475, Widnes, United Kingdom

The hotel is back open after being closed for over a year after the flooding from Desmond destroyed the kitchen, bar, restaurant and coffee shop. The refurbishment is amazing, beautiful, they've done ... more

Rating

Hidden luxury in the lakes

08/03/2017 bebolovehearts,

Firstly, try the bar/food menu; beautifully presented, local fresh food served by welcoming friendly staff in a bar/restaurant you would love to be your local! Though it was raining throughout my st... more