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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

The hotel is currently undergoing a major refurbishment on all bedrooms, bathrooms and corridors. Please contact the hotel 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 752 traveller reviews
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Shabby. Nowhere near worth what they charge.

13/04/2015 Hutchess,

We went to Grasmere for two nights as the final part of a week in the lakes, having spent the three previous nights in Keswick. When we arrived we were disappointed to say the least. The carpet in... more

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Great location

10/04/2015 Jm2432,

This was our second visit to the Red Lion. Perfect location, attentive friendly staff. Currently undergoing refurbishment but this did not affect our stay. Good bedrooms, nice white bed linen... more

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Really great stay as always

09/04/2015 Martin C, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom

This was our 4th stay and as on all previous occasions we found the accommodation to be more than satisfactory and the staff to be friendly and helpful. The current renovations were being carried... more

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Easter sunday

08/04/2015 Debra S, Stockport, United Kingdom

We visited the hotel to watch olly Murs tribute it was a great night the hotel lounge was very busy. Great night had by all, we also visited the pub inside the hotel we didn't eat there but it was... more

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Some Good Some Bad Points

08/04/2015 beduffbloke, Coventry

This was a last minute booking for Easter weekend for Me & my wife, so had to pay premium prices as a lot of places fully booked. The Hotel has some good points and some bad, The location is... more