From £0
Rates provided by Booking.com
WHAT WE LOVE...

This stylish, adults-only B&B, with classy hotel-grade standards, reflects owner Jacky Godfrey's warmth, eye for design and passionate attention to detail. The five bedrooms, spread over the second and third floors, have top-quality furnishings, including striking feature wallpapers, smart armchairs and modern bathrooms. And there's plenty of space, with both a dining room and sitting room, the latter with honesty bar, local books and walking guides; lots of inspiration for those fell-walks you've promised to do! We also found it a nice place to relax over a night cap after returning from dinner. The B&B is a 10- to 15-minute walk from pubs and restaurants, so it's a place for a quiet weekend rather than late nights out. Breakfast is cooked to order by Jacky, who can also help plan a day out with her great knowledge of local tried-and-tested walks and hikes.

THE DETAILS

Location

The views over fields and fells are a joy to wake up to, and several decent walks can be done from the doorstep.

Raise View is a short walk from the traditional Lakeland village of Grasmere, once home to the poet Wordsworth, and a 15-minute drive from the popular tourist town of Ambleside, with plenty of shops and restaurants.
By car: The hotel is 2 hours from Manchester, around 3 hours from Edinburgh and 5 hours 15 mins from London. Free private parking is available on-site.
By train: Trains run from Manchester Piccadilly (just over 1 hour), London Euston (3 hours) and Edinburgh (2 hours) to Oxenholme Lake District station. The hotel is a 45-minute taxi ride from the station. thetrainline.com

View in Google Maps

Style & Character

Raise View suits couples and solo travellers - particularly outdoors-lovers - who want a more homely atmosphere than hotels offer, but still like their comforts. We love the relaxed atmosphere - and the space to wind down.

Service & Facilities

We love sitting in the garden after a day's walking, with glass in hand and a perfect peaceful view of the surrounding fells.

  • Lounge
  • Honesty bar
  • Breakfast room
  • Garden
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking

Rooms

​The views of the fells are a delight to wake up to - and definitely made us leap out of bed. Silver How is worth the extra money for the space, fell views - from the bed, too - and the spacious, walk-in shower bathroom.

Wordsworth, Easedale, Helm Crag, Rothay Suite, Silver How Suite
Facilities include: king size double bed, ensuite shower room, TV, free Wi-Fi, tea and coffee facilities, towels, hairdryer

Food & Drink

The full pot of decent coffee encouraged us to linger over breakfast longer than we intended. For evening meals, Grasmere has several good places within walking distance; check out The Jumble Room and The Yan.

Raise View: traditional Lakeland cooked breakfast, cereals, fresh fruit, juices and smoothies. Breakfast included in room rate.

Share this trip

Check availability
Rooms available from £0 per night

1
0
1
Powered by

Brought to you by

Booking.com
This tour is operated solely by Booking.com
All rates provided by Booking.com. Enjoy big savings on hotels in 120,000 destinations worldwide.

To view Booking.com’s supplier’s terms and conditions click here.