Denehurst Guest House Windermere - Denehurst is a traditional Lakeland stone house built in 1898 and full of Victorian charm and character.
We provide high standards of food and accommodation. The service we offer is personal and professional in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. We want you to enjoy yourselves.
Each of the 7 en-suite bedrooms is individual in style and colour combining Victorian features with modern comforts. Most of the rooms have four poster or feature wrought iron beds. All the rooms have colour TV, refreshment tray, radio, hairdryer, and shortbread biscuits - not forgetting the teddy! Our superior rooms also include toweling bathrobes, complementary toiletries, mineral water and TV/video/dvd player.
On arrival relax in our comfortable lounge where you will be served complimentary refreshments and you can browse through extensive literature on the area to help you plan your days out, our extensive breakfast menu aswell as a selection of menus from local restaurants and we will be happy to reserve a table for you.
Denehurst is a traditional Lakeland stone house built in 1898 and full of Victorian charm and character. Situated in a quiet area away from the main road and with ample and convenient parking, we are just a 10-minute walk from Bowness and the Lake. The bus and railway station and the village of Windermere are a similar distance away.
We provide high standards of food and accommodation. The service we offer is personal and professional but in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. We want you to enjoy yourselves.
Please note that Denehurst is an entirely non-smoking establishment.
Things to do:
There are many opportunities for walking in the area. Local walks such as Orrest Head and School Knott begin from our doorstep and offer stunning views of Lake Windermere, Coniston Old Man and the Langdale Pikes. Also available nearby are local stables for horseriding and trekking, golf courses, mountain bike hire, and fishing. We would be pleased to book these for you.
If you had something less strenuous in mind there are numerous local attractions to visit, not to mention lots of lovely shops for retail therapy. Some of England's most famous writers made the Lake District their home; William Wordsworth at Grasmere, John Ruskin at Coniston, Beatrix Potter at Hawkshead. You can visit their houses and many other historic buildings such as Levens Hall and Holker Hall which are famous for their beautiful gardens. And for messing about in boats there is no better place than Lake Windermere. The Lake is just a short walk away from Denehurst and offers everything from rowing boats to jazz dinner cruises. The lakes at Coniston and Ullswater are just a short drive away.
Our guests have access to the private leisure facilities free of charge at the Windermere Manor Hotel. The facilities are operated by the Charity "Action For The Blind" Guests can use the indoor heated pool, sauna and gym aswell as the bar and restaurant which overlook the lake.