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Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere

5-starThis establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.
Crook Road - Windermere, English Lake District, Windermere, England, LA23 3NE, United Kingdom

Mountain hotel with 2 restaurants, near Lake District
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • Best of the best in every detail from the room spray to waiters thanking us when they…Nov 2, 2018
  • Everything about this hotel was fabulous--accommodations, food, staff, just everything.…Oct 18, 2017
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Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere

from $309
  • Classic Room
  • Superior Room
  • Suite (Lake House)
  • Junior Suite
  • Suite, Garden Area
  • Spa Lodge

What’s around Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere


  • Lake District - 1 min walk
  • World of Beatrix Potter - 41 min walk
  • Lyth Valley - 1 min walk
  • Windermere Golf Club - 13 min walk
  • Bowness Pier - 40 min walk
  • Old Laundry Theatre - 41 min walk
  • Lake Windermere - 2.3 mi / 3.8 km
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km

Getting around

  • Manchester (MAN) - 90 min drive
  • Staveley Station - 9 min drive
  • Windermere Station - 10 min drive
  • Burneside Station - 11 min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 31 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Children (10 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free valet parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Sailing nearby
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built 1901
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • Czech
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Turndown service
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Hrishi - This restaurant specializes in British cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. 1-star Michelin rating. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Gilpin Spice 2AA Rosettes - This restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

  • The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere’s small print

Also known as

  • Gilpin Hotel
  • Gilpin Hotel & Lake House Windermere, Lake District
  • Gilpin Hotel And Lake House
  • Gilpin Hotel Windermere
  • Gilpin Lodge Windermere
  • Gilpin Hotel Lake House Windermere
  • Gilpin Lake House Windermere
  • Gilpin Hotel & House
  • Gilpin Hotel & Lake House
  • Gilpin Hotel Lake House
  • Gilpin House
  • Gilpin House Hotel
  • Gilpin Lake House
  • Gilpin Lake House Hotel
  • Hotel Lake House


This property does not have elevators.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for an additional charge

Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 20.00 for adults and GBP 20.00 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.6 From 36 reviews

Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere
Lake District Dream Destination.
A truly amazing property. Unparalleled service, exquisite country setting, the most wonderful food and presentation. We were here two different nites within a week and were welcomed back on our second stay like old friends. Deco is amazing...cannot say enough about this wonderful property. Be sure to visit the llamas!
Freida, us1 night trip with friends
Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere
Sean, gb1 night romance trip
Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere
A beautiful and quiet hotel, with amazing restaurants. Excellent for a romantic getaway.
Charlotte, gbRomance trip
Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere
Exceptional food, service and ambience
Both restaurants are fantastic and the house is a wonderful place to be with exceptional staff. Looking forward to going back next year
, gb2 night trip with friends
Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere
Very Good8.0
Not spacious enough
, hkRomance trip

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Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere

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