Hotels in Grasmere, Cumbria
In the very heart of English Lakeland, and the centre of one of its loveliest villages, The Wordsworth combines the sophistication of the first-class hotel with the magnificence of the surrounding countryside. Situated in two acres of landscaped grounds, next to the churchyard where William Wordsworth is buried, its name honours the memory of the area’s most famous son. The scenery that so inspired the Lake Poets can be enjoyed from the peaceful lounges, furnished with fine antiques, or in the conservatory and cocktail bar, with the aid of a favourite aperitif or specially mixed drink.
Ensuite Rooms: 36
Four Poster Rooms: 3
Indoor Pool, Sauna, Jacuzzi, Ground Floor Rooms
Room Service, Night Porter, Direct Dial Telephone, Television, Wi-Fi access, Tea/coffee facilities by request, Parking, Elevator, Indoor Pool, Gym, Sauna, Jacuzzi.
THE PRELUDE RESTAURANT - 2 AA Rosettes
Lake District Restaurant of the Year 2005
The Prelude Restaurant, named after Wordsworth’s well-known poem, offers a la carte and table d’hote menus that demonstrate Chef’s use of the finest fresh produce in dishes that combine lightness of touch with delicacy of flavour and artistic presentation. The menu changes regularly to reflect local and seasonal availability. Dishes can be cooked plainly if preferred, and most dietary requirements can be accommodated. The Restaurant, which is air-conditioned, has an outstanding list of fine wines from the world’s best wine-producing areas. Many quality wines are available by the glass.
Service is professional, friendly and unobtrusive.
DOVE AND OLIVE BISTRO
The Hotel’s own pub and Bistro serves traditional beers, good wines and a range of coffees, and tasty meals in a cosy and casual ambience. It has received accolades from The Good Pub Guide and National Newspapers. Panninis and sandwiches are served throughout the day, and additional menus for lunch and supper offer popular meals to the high standard of our award-winning kitchen. Lunch 12.00 to 2.00 p.m., Dinner 6.00 to 9.00 p.m.
Weddings and Conferences
WEDDINGS AND HONEYMOONS IN GRASMERE, CUMBRIA
The Wordsworth is a unique and delightful Wedding Venue at the heart of the idyllic Grsmere Valley, an area of great natural beauty made famous by the greatest of the Romantic poets, William Wordsworth. The Hotel welcomes weddings from 2 to 100 and each one receives specialist personal attention to ensure a wonderful day, flawlessly organised.
CONFERENCES AND CORPPORATE EVENTS IN GRASMERE, CUMBRIA
The Wordsworth offers a choice of elegant, spacious meeting facilities and most attractive, well equipped rooms and suites, providing an excellent ambiance for collective exchanges, syndicate discussions, and private deliberation. Arrangements for your meeting will be made by the General Manager and his staff with meticulous attention to your specification and you will receive thoroughly professional and experienced service throughout your stay.
Fishing, Riding, Historic Houses, Museums,
Famous Sons and Daughters (past and present day)
The famous poet, William Wordsworth was born in Cockermouth and lived at Dove Cottage in the village of Grasmere between 1799 and 1808.
We offer a very well eqipped pool and wet area, featuring an indoor heated pool you can swim in, a whirlpool to relax muscles and a great sauna in which to really relax and loosen up.
• St Oswald’s church where William Wordsworth is buried.
• Dove Cottage
• Heaton Copper Studios
• Rydal Mount
• Variety of fantastic walks direct from
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