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Gilpin Hotel

Type:Country House Hotel

5 Visit England Stars 5 AA Red Stars 5 AA Red Stars 5 AA Red Stars 5 AA Red Stars 5 AA Red Stars 5 AA Red Stars Country House Hotel
Crook Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3NE

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Gilpin Hotel


At the heart of Gilpin are a passionate family and team, dedicated to creating lasting memories for their guests, who return time and time again for celebrations and escapes. Warmth and friendliness are balanced with extraordinary service, exquisite décor and stunning culinary experiences at these 2 luxurious country houses spanning 2 estates in the beautiful Lake District.

All the bedrooms have lovely Lakeland views, most leading onto the gardens; 6 with their own cedarwood hot tubs and 5 with their own treatment area, steam room, stone bath, sauna and hydrotherapy hot tub. Just a mile away, 6 rooms enjoy exclusive access to 100 acres of grounds, private lake, boat house, pool, hot-tubs and spa.

Dine at either the Michelin starred HRiSHi, where Hrishikesh Desai combines great Lake District produce and classic methods to deliver unbelievable textures and fl avours (modern British cuisine with a twist), or at the laid-back Gilpin Spice, with its open kitchen serving tapas-style pan-Asian dishes.

DINING HRiSHi 4 course table d’hôte dinner £70; HRiSHi 3 course Sunday lunch £35; ‘Gilpin Spice’ lunch and dinner items individually priced.


At Gilpin Hotel all rooms have lovely views, 11 with their own hot tubs. At Gilpin Lake House, just 6 rooms enjoy 100 acres and lake with shared pool,

hot tubs and spa.


Gilpin Lake House can also be hired for fully catered exclusive use. Children over 7 years old welcome. AA Breakfast Award. Open all year.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Classic Room - double en-suite£127.50 per person per night for bed & breakfast for normal occupancy
Garden Suite - double en-suitefrom £180.00 to £212.50 per person per night for bed & breakfast for normal occupancy
Junior Suites - double en-suitefrom £150.00 to £182.50 per person per night for bed & breakfast for normal occupancy
Lake House - suite en-suite£222.50 per person per night for bed & breakfast for normal occupancy
Master Room - double en-suitefrom £130.00 to £157.50 per person per night for normal occupancy
room - roomfrom £127.50 to £222.50 per person per night for normal occupancy

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


Road Directions

From M6 jct 36 take A591 past Kendal. At roundabout take 1st exit signposted Crook B5284. Four miles along the B5284, Gilpin Hotel is located on the right-hand side.



  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Licensed
  • Packed lunch available
  • Restaurant open to non-residents
  • Serve afternoon tea
  • Serve evening meal
  • Special dietary requirements catered for

Establishment Features

  • Dogs/pets NOT accepted
  • Garden/patio for guests use
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry service
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Night porter
  • Public telephone
  • Separate guests lounge
  • Wireless internet (WiFi) connection available

Key Features

  • Non smoking establishment

Languages spoken

  • French spoken
  • Polish spoken

Leisure Facilities

  • Fishing
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)
  • Health/Fitness/ Beauty Facilities

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Parking

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Colour Television all rooms
  • Ground Floor Accommodation
  • Hairdryer all rooms
  • King sized bed some/all rooms -
  • Satellite TV
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • Telephone all rooms
  • Television available

Target Markets

  • Christmas/New Year Programme


Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)


  • 5 Visit England Stars Country House Hotel
  • 5 AA Red Stars
5 Visit England Stars Country House Hotel


  • Other Accommodation Awards Sawday's 2017
  • Other Awards Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2017
  • Other Accommodation Awards Signpost 2017
  • Visit England VisitEngland Breakfast Award 2017
  • Other AwardsU.K. Heritage Awards - Winner U.K. Heritage Awards - Winner 2018

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