Skelwith Bridge Hotel
Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 9NJ - United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 0117 968 9875
Perfectly located just a short drive from Ambleside, away from the hustle and bustle is Skelwith Bridge. Informal gardens merging seamlessly with the surrounding countryside, real log fires in the winter months and a traditional welcome, Skelwith Bridge Hotel really is your home away from home. The hotel boasts 28 bedrooms, all en-suite and all retaining the character of the original building. We are pleased to offer single, twin, double and king sized rooms available for bed & breakfast or dinner, bed & breakfast at fantastically affordable prices all year round. We welcome a whole host of families with children young and old, couples, singles and four legged friends too!
The hotel is a walker`s paradise with many varied easy and more strenuous walks from our doorstep! We even have a drying room available for those wet days not that we have too many of those in The Lakes!
A host of attractions and other activities are just a short drive or bus ride away including sailing, cycling, mountain biking, fishing, bird watching, golf, shopping, bars and restaurants, the historic houses of Wordsworth, Beatrix Potter and Ruskin, the market towns of Keswick and Kendal, Grasmere and its world famous gingerbread, Take a cruise on the lakes with the steamers, the lakes aquarium at lakeside, traditional steam railway at Haverthwaite, Manicured gardens at Holker hall, and many more attractions too numerous to list! Our reception staff are always happy to suggest local attractions or walks and we have lots of information in our showcase at reception.
From the south leave the M6 at junction 36 and follow the A591 to Ambleside. From the north leave M6 at junction 40, follow the A66 to Keswick and A591 to Ambleside. From Ambleside follow the A593 for 2.5 miles to Skelwith Bridge.Bus service to Skelwith Bridge: 516 from Ambleside. Nearest train station is in Windermere.