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BEST WESTERN Grasmere Red Lion Hotel.

Ideally located in the Lake District.

The BEST WESTERN Grasmere Red Lion Hotel lies at the heart of the Lake District, and provides the ideal base for walking in and around stunning countryside. Even if you decide to stay indoors, all our rooms overlook the Lakeland Fells, so you can enjoy breathtaking scenery wherever you are!

A converted coaching inn, the hotel combines comfort and character. In a village setting, you'll get a real feel for rural life and you'll be able to live it to the full thanks to nearby attractions and places of interest!

Close to Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum, youll also have your pick of local beauty spots. Wherever you go in the Lake District, youll be treated to wonderful views followed by a wonderful welcome when you return to the hotel!

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Location

Red Lion Square
Grasmere
Cumbria
LA22 9SS
England

Summary

Hotel currently undergoing major refurbishment of all bedrooms, bathrooms and corridors. Hotel closed for refurbishment 3rd Jan 2016 - 12th Feb 2016. Please contact hotel for further details.
Bars, Fishing, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Gym, Indoor Pool, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Sauna, Lift to all floors, Spa Pool/Jacuzzi
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
There is parking available nearby.
Pets: Accepted £10.00 per dog per night, specific bedrooms only
Check-in & Check-out
15:00 | 11:00

Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

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The Courtyard Restaurant

Dine in splendour in our Courtyard Restaurant. Our table d'hote dinner menu is offered every evening, where the menu is depicted by the seasons and the fresh produce available. Our Chef will cater for any dietary requirements and is always happy to cook your favourite dishes (with a little notice of course).

Opening hours

Breakfast: 08:00 - 10:00
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 18:30 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary
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Four Seasons Conservatory/ Easedale Bar

You'll find the Grasmere Red Lion Hotel's bars and lounges offer an excellent place to unwind after a day of walking or sight-seeing. The Easedale Bar, Four Seasons Conservatory and Helvellyn Lounge offer a comfortable spot to watch the world go by, enjoy a scrumptious snack at lunch time or a spot of afternoon tea.

Opening hours

11:00-24:00
Weekend times may vary
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Lamb Inn

Our traditional village pub, the only one in Grasmere village. With the introduction of a new colour scheme and four new Angram Pumps for the Real Ales, the Lamb Inn has some smashing local ales including Cumbrian ales, two Hawkshead regulars and two changing local brewery ales. Enjoy a cosy and relaxing atmosphere in the snug Lamb Inn with a pint of hand-pulled traditional beer and a tasty bar meal to satisfy even the heartiest of appetites.

Opening hours

12:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Windermere Golf Club

The course is maintained in superb condition by our head Greenkeeper David Wilkinson and his loyal team, the new greens are probably the best in Cumbria (if not the North West). The course is not long but a good test of golf - you will definitely not be disappointed.

Course information

Course Type: Professional
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 4881
Distance: 67 Yards
Handicap required

Location

10.00 miles away in Windermere

Facilities

Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes £45.00
18 holes £60.00
Buggy hire £25.00
Tuition £199.00

Spa & Leisure

Leisure Facilities

  • Spa Bath

  • Sauna

  • Steam room

  • Swimming pool (20m)

  • Small gym area

Gym and Swimming Pool Facilities

Our small but perfectly designed fitness suite offers cardio-vascular machines, including a treadmill and rowing machine, as well as free weights.You'll also be able to wind down in our sauna, steam room, hairdressers, or good sized swimming pool and spa bath.

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Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type LA22 9SS

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Nearest motorway: M6, J36, 25.00 miles
Nearest train station: Windermere, 10.00 miles
Nearest airport: Manchester, 100.00 miles
Free parking on site (30 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

Address
Red Lion Square
Grasmere
Cumbria
LA22 9SS
England


What's nearby?

Cities & Attractions

  • Dove Cottage - Discover Wordsworth (0.5 miles)

  • Grasmere Gingerbread Shop (0.3 miles)

  • Windermere Lake Cruises (4 miles)

  • Beatrix Potter Museum (7 miles)

Shopping

  • Keswick Market Town (Saturday) (12 miles)

  • Ambleside Main Street (5 miles)

  • Grasmere Village (0.1 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

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Our largest meeting room will hold a maximum of 60 people, so for your next conference venue, look no further than the Lake District!

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape

Wordsworth

The Wordsworth Room is purpose built for meetings and conferences with natural daylight and air-conditioning. The Wordsworth Room accommodates up to 60 delegates.

Silver How

Silver How is ideal for small meetings accommodating up to 16 delegates boardroom style. With natural daylight, air-conditioning and splendid views Silver How offers the perfect private space for meetings.
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Helm Crag

Helm Crag is ideal for small meetings accommodating up to 16 delegates boardroom style. With natural daylight, air-conditioning and splendid views Helm Crag offers the perfect private space for meetings.




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Wordsworth 60 24 21 28 48
Silver How 20 9 12 16 14
Helm Crag 20 9 12 16 14
Library 18 0 0 14 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

  • Trip Advisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 793 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 336
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Very friendly/excellent service

25/06/2015 Jenna109, Yorkshire England

We have just enjoyed four nights here and had a wonderful stay. Even though the hotel is going through extensive decoration we have not found this obtrusive in any way. It is a friendly and very comfo... more

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Decent 3star, good service

25/06/2015 casbrown, leeds

Stayed for a work night, nice place with helpful staff and all recently refurbished, only stayed one night but clean bright rooms and. Good breakfast, very well priced and would recomend, very mixed c... more

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Absolutely delightful hotel.

24/06/2015 willum65, Tyne & Wear, England

Stayed here for one night with our friends from Australia and wished we had stayed for longer but ran out of vacation time. This hotel is being refurbished to a very high standard and it is a dream to... more

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Customer Service and system/organisation is sorely lacking

24/06/2015 kathm727, Leeds, United Kingdom

I have stayed in the Red Lion several times over the past few years and it has always been very good - but what has happened to this lovely hotel ? The customer service is sadly lacking. On Sunday wh... more

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Need more friendlystaff

22/06/2015 Alison C, birmingham, United Kingdom

The hotel is due for a refurb and it does need it but we were told so fair enough. The staff in general were efficient but their English wasn't always good and they definitely needed a smile.Great loc... more