Country house located in the heart of the Lake District nestled between Ambleside Hawkshead and Coniston and only 18 minutes away by car from Windermere. High Grassings country house stands in an elevated position set in 12 acres of wooded fell side with breath taking mountain views. Our extensive grounds are inhabited by a variety of wild life including red deer roe deer red squirrel and a multitude of songbirds. We also have have ponds and streams which makes this one of the most tranquil settings in the Lake District.
We are within walking distance to Hawkshead Village where there are a selection of shops and eateries. Also within easy walking distance (15 mins) is the popular local Inn The Drunken Duck which has a fantastic restaurant and even has its own micro brewery.
Tarn Hows (once owned by Beatrix Potter) is on our doorstep you can walk around the lake and take in the amazing views of the surrounding mountains Old Man of Coniston Langdale Pikes and Fairfield to name a few is also on the doorstep and within walking distance. There are plenty of other walks you can do from the house so you don t have to use the car.
Our aim is to provide friendly service with a smile quality and value for money for visitors who want comfortable high standards and quality breakfasts.
We have been awarded AA 4 star Highly Commended which reflects our quality and standard.
2016 Guest Reviews Rating
Trip Advisor- 4.5/5 Certificate of Excellence
Bookings.com : 9.3/10
Expedia : 4.6/5
Toprooms : 4.9/5
All our rooms are en-suites with TV and tea/coffee making facilities offering a very high standard. Other facilities available:
Payable daily membership for the use of the leisure facilities at the Langdale Spa and Country Club which is situated in Elterwater which is a 15 minutes drive.
In event of cancellation we strongly recommend travel Insurance to cover your booking
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WalkLakes nearest walks to here (as the crow flies) are: