There are LOTS of really great places to stay along the Route, from campsites to hostels to B&Bs to hotels. Take your pick!

Price guide, prices starting from (per night):
£ = under £50
££ = £50-£100
£££ = £100-£150
££££ = £150+

015395 67700

Cow Brow, Lupton, Cumbria LA6 1PJ


The Plough Inn is a fantastic fully refurbished country inn with rustic farmhouse ambience. It boasts luxury bed and breakfast accommodation across5 stunning en suite letting bedrooms and fine foods. Read more…

+44 (0) 17687 76234

Cockermouth CA13 9YE, United Kingdom

11:30-23:00 Mon-Sat, 12:00-23.00 Sun


The Pheasant Inn at Bassenthwaite Lake is a unique, traditional hotel,  2 AA rosette restaurant and bistro that combines outstanding hospitality and local character with delicious food. Read more…

017683 61867

Knock CA16 6DR, United Kingdom


Milburn Grange Holiday Cottages are located just eight minutes from the A66 at Kirkby Thore near Appleby-in-Westmorland. We offer a warm welcome and a choice of seven cottages from a cosy studio apartment with a double bedroom to a lovely three bedroom cottage. Read more…

017683 30318

Appleby Castle Hotel, Appleby-in-Westmorland, United Kingdom


Stay at Appleby Castle and enjoy a four poster bed in the style of the gentry with full use of all the facilities; games room, tennis court and a complimentary guided tour inside this historic Castle. Check in time is 3pm. Read more…

01768 486 302

Waterfoot Park, Penrith CA11 0JF, United Kingdom

1st March - 15th November


Waterfoot Park, is located within the Lake District National Park, easily accessible from the North. Nestled in the grounds of a Georgian mansion overlooking Ullswater , just a short walk from the Ullswater ‘Steamers’ Pier and Pooley Bridge village. Read more…


Appleby-in-Westmorland CA16 6JB, United Kingdom


Appleby Manor Country House Hotel is set in Cumbria within the Eden Valley on the edge of the Lake District, it is surrounded by the magnificent mountains and fells of the North Pennines and is close to the Yorkshire Dales. Read more…


Ullswater Guest House, Pooley Bridge, United Kingdom


At Ullswater House we have 5 en-suite letting rooms – a combination of twin, double, super-king and family accommodation. All rooms are decorated and furnished in a contemporary manner, each complete with flat-screen TV, luxury bed linen and towels, well stocked complimentary hospitality trays and locally produced organic toiletries. Read more…

01931 712067

Helton CA10 2QA, United Kingdom

Open all Year


Romantic Lakeland stone cottages offering spacious accommodation ideal for families or groups. Talbot House sleeps 5 and Talbot Studio sleeps 2, book separately or as one. They share a terraced garden with BBQ and seating area. No smoking allowed, well behaved pets welcome. Read more…

01768 352050 /07817030873

Bank End House Bed and Breakfast, Appleby-in-Westmorland CA16 6LH, United Kingdom


An imposing Victorian residence set in two acres with private parking and wonderful views of the hills yet only a mile from Appleby. Fresh home baked food, comfy chairs and warm hospitality together with quality rooms await you.  You can explore on foot or by bike from the door. Read more…

01931 712350

Askham CA10 2PF, United Kingdom

Tuesdays to Saturdays for dinner and overnight stays. Cafe and gardens open to the public Sundays to Fridays 10am to 5pm in high season, reduced hours and days in low season.


With modern furnishings and fresh décor, whilst carefully retaining the charm and character of this historic house, Askham Hall is somewhere you can kick off your wellies at the front door and relax in down to earth, comfortable surroundings. The emphasis is on the food. Read more…

01768 865381

Clifton CA10 2ER, United Kingdom

Check-in time 16.00, check-out 11.00. Lunch 12.00 to 14.30; dinner 18.00 to 21.00. Bar snacks available all day. 


The George and Dragon is a stylish country inn with a cosy bar, and eleven comfortable bedrooms, individually designed and decorated. The elegant bathrooms have roll top baths or contemporary walk-in showers. Ideally situated on the edge of the Lake District, in a lesser known part of Cumbria. Read more…

01931 714244

Morland, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 3AX


Stay in the bunk barn at Greengill, Morland, near Penrith in the Eden Valley on the edge of the Lakes. Sleeps 16 in two bunkrooms of 8 with adjacent campsite. Big party room with music system, pool, table tennis and darts plus comfortable sofas for all. Read more…

01788 486301

Ullswater, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 2LZ, United Kingdom


Sharrow Bay is recognised as the original Country House Hotel – nestled in peaceful seclusion at the foot of sweeping fells, toes in the water, with a truly breathtaking view over Ullswater. Read more…