Lindeth Howe Hotel

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Cumbrian Escape

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Walking Break

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Walking Break

A Hotel With A Unique History

Lindeth Howe hotel in the Lake District offers unique and historic breaks away It was once owned by famed children's author Beatrix Potter. With over 30 bedrooms, this hotel is the perfect retreat to relax and unwind after a day of exploring the beautiful surrounding area. The lounge and bar area maintain its connection to Potter, making it a great spot to enjoy a drink with loved ones. Additionally, the hotel is also a licensed wedding venue and welcomes non-residents to its charming atmosphere.

Please have a look at our bedrooms and suites

Hotel image taken by Rupert Potter and taken from Lindeth Howe Archives


Our Restaurant

Lindeth Howe's award-winning restaurant offers a culinary experience that delights the senses, with mouth-watering dishes, attentive staff, and breathtaking views of the hotel's extraordinary gardens. Whether you're in the mood for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, the restaurant is the perfect choice. Non-residents are welcome to join in on the culinary delights - simply call 01539 445759 to book your table and experience it for yourself.

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Our Lounges

Lindeth Howe's cozy lounges offer a serene retreat, where you can unwind and indulge in a variety of treats. Savor afternoon tea, snacks, or coffee and biscuits while taking in the picturesque views of the gardens. Alternatively, get lost in a good book, enjoy a refreshing Gin & Tonic, or savor a local ale. Whether you're looking to relax by the fire with a board game or simply sit back and people-watch, Lindeth Howe's lounges provide the perfect setting for whatever you need to unwind.

Lounge image by Steven Barber Photography

Hotel Facilities

What our guests have to say

  • We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The hotel is really lovely and we would not hesitate to return.
    Mrs Shickle
  • All staff were brilliant, so friendly and nothing was too much trouble. Even when at their busiest, they would help. I would like to thank you all for making it the best Christmas possible for me and my family.
    Mrs Walsh
  • After a previous stay a year ago we felt it would be difficult to improve on excellence, this has been achieved! All staff are friendly, polite and professional . Our rooms were spotless and comfortable. Food was delicious and ample. WE WILL BE BACK.!
    Alan & Eileen Rothwell
  • We have stayed several times in the past few years and it now feels like our home in the Lakes - always a warm and welcoming ambience
    Vivien Smith
  • First class experience, food excellent Really enjoyed our stay , you all did a great job
    Mr Birt

Our Location

Lindeth Howe is a charming Hotel in a peaceful Lake District setting, less than half an hour from junction 36 of the M6.

From J36 of the M6 take the A591 signposted to Kendal, at the Plumgarths roundabout take the B5284 signposted Bowness. At the end of the B5284 take the B5285 (Longtail Hill) and we are halfway down the hill on the left.

Please do not use the postcode of the property in any route finder/sat nav/guidance systems as this will take you to the old entrance of the house, please use Longtail Hill.

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