Places to Stay in Grasmere
Top accommodation in Grasmere
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Grasmere is a popular spot in the Lake District. The tourist industry has certainly boomed over the years which gave rise to gift shops, restaurants and accommodations. Most of the physical structures in Grasmere were built during the 1900s and this has certainly added to the charm of the place.
Grasmere is a popular village in Cumbria due to its history and natural beauty. Set in the heart of Lake District National Park, this is the home of William Wordsworth, a famous poet. The village is centrally located in between lakes and forests. If you want to take a walk, there are routes set all over the village. Tourist flock the place during august where there are events happening in the town. On the main town is where you can see a number of stone built houses. This is also where numerous guesthouses, villas and hotels are found.
Oak Bank Hotel
This hotel is set in the center of Grasmere which is perfect base for those who want to explore the surrounding nature. This is family owned accommodation with lounges, sofas and arms chairs. It also has a big fireplace and bar lounge.
Bridge House Hotel
This is ideal location if you want to explore Lake District without using any means of transportation. It has a spectacular looking mountain and lake view. It is situated right in the heart of Conservation Area near St Oswald's and River Rothay. The place is open all year round so visitors can enjoy the holidays.
Dale Lodge Hotel
This accommodation is a perfect place for relaxation. This is fully renovated Georgian building that is surrounded by gardens and seating areas where one can truly be close to nature. All stress will definitely disappear especially if you take a walk in its surroundings. You can select from different rooms that has its own unique décor. Whether you are in business or leisurely break, you will love this place. There is also a restaurant that offers world class menu.
Red Lion Hotel
This is a perfect base for those people who are in for a holiday. This is very welcoming to those guests who want to explore the rich flora and fauna, museums, garden and parks of Grasmere. It has lounge bar if you want to have a snack or sip a tea. Their country yard restaurant can surely tickle your taste buds and offering traditional English cuisine. The rooms are recently renovated to the highest standards. The rooms are with facilities like shower, Jacuzzi, satellite tv and telephone. There is also a leisure center with swimming room and steam room.
Set in the center of Grasmere, this 4 star wordsworth hotel is with multi awarded restaurant and wi-fi. Guest can use the Jacuzzi and pool. All rooms are equipped with tv, coffee facilities and Egyptian cotton sheets.