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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 - WindermereEnglish Lake District, WindermereEnglandLA23 3NEUnited Kingdom

Mountain hotel in Windermere with 2 restaurants, bar/lounge
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect nightsFor every 10 nights, get 1 free!
  • Everything about this hotel was fabulous--accommodations, food, staff, just everything.…Oct 18, 2017
  • A truly amazing property. Unparalleled service, exquisite country setting, the most…Jun 11, 2017
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Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere

from $304
  • Classic Room
  • Superior Room
  • Suite (Lake House)
  • Junior Suite
  • Suite, Garden Area
  • Spa Lodge

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 (7 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

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 & 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 16.50 per person (approximately)

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

What’s around Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere


  • Lyth Valley - 1 min walk
  • Windermere Golf Club - 13 min walk
  • Old Laundry Theatre - 41 min walk
  • World of Beatrix Potter - 41 min walk
  • Lake Windermere - 2.3 mi / 3.8 km
  • Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Lake District National Park - 2.4 mi / 3.9 km
  • Hill Top - 4.3 mi / 7 km

Getting around

  • Manchester (MAN) - 102 min drive
  • Staveley Station - 10 min drive
  • Windermere Station - 11 min drive
  • Burneside Station - 11 min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.8 From 27 reviews

Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere
Very Good8.0
Not spacious enough
A Traveler, hk2 night trip
Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere
Wonderful hotel, amazing service and brilliant food. Thank you. The walk to Bowness is a little tricky with oncoming traffic, but that is our only criticism.
David, gb5 night trip
Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere
Exceeded my expectations!! The Gilpinis beautiful and I would recommend his to anyone in a heartbeat!
Cara, gb2 night trip
Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere
real 5* luxury!
an amazing relaxing place - worth every penny
Laura, gb1 night trip
Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere
Romantic hotel
Gorgeous country house hotel. Personal touch. Staff couldn't do more for you. We loved it.
A Traveler, gb1 night romance trip

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Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere

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