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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
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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

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 838 traveller reviews
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Rating

Avoid room 108!

25/08/2015 Karen R,

Fabulous location in centre of village. Staff are very good. Most rooms are now renovated but we were given 108 on check in. It is not renovated and is dire. We complained and were swiftly relocated. ... more

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Cannot beat the location

24/08/2015 mtb1979, Falmouth, United Kingdom

We really like Grasmere and this hotel has the unenviable location in the centre of the village - it is so convenient. We had read the reviews, so we knew parking was an issue but we were lucky as a r... more

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Enter as strangers, leave as friends

23/08/2015 Dfam, Bolton

We have just returned from our three night stay at the Red Lion Hotel. The staff team were all very friendly, helpful and proud of the hotel's refurbishment and rightly so. Each room is individually... more

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Perfect hotel...perfect place = perfect trip to the Lakes!!

23/08/2015 Jan E,

Visited Grasmere August 2015 while booked into another (not nice) hotel in Barrow...and, having stopped for a drink at the Red Lion, didn't want to leave so drove an 80 mile round trip to check out at... more

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cumberland delight

22/08/2015 shaun b, Wrexham County, United Kingdom

The red lion Grasmere is a very warm and inviting hotel.The location is very good for fell walking whether it is high or low fells. The staff are very friendly and nothing is too much trouble for them... more