About us

With heart-stopping views across the Lake District and Cumbria, sublime Michelin-Starred food and an indulgent health spa, Holbeck Ghyll Country House Hotel is a multi-award winning country retreat that offers a luxurious home from home.

Exclusive without an ounce of stuffiness, at our luxury Lake District hotel we pride ourselves on attention to detail and providing the very highest levels of comfort and service. It’s an attitude that’s won us an army of devoted guests, celebrity fans and a host of top awards including a Michelin Star for 13 consecutive years. It also makes us a very special Lake District venue for beautiful weddings, heavenly honeymoons and inspiring conferences.

Ranked 23rd in the Good Food Guide, our restaurant is run by Holbeck Ghyll’s Head Chef David McLaughlin together with Chief Sommelier Stefan Lydka and a team that offers service so faultless, you won’t even notice it.

Our 21 luxury rooms and suites and two exclusive, private holiday cottages are perfect for romantic breaks, offering far-reaching views over Windermere and some of the most iconic Lake District fells. This same, perfect panorama can be enjoyed from our oak-panelled dining room, sumptuous lounges and the picturesque terrace and is a view so breathtaking it was named one of the top 15 in the world by the revered luxury travel expert, Andrew Harper.

Holbeck Ghyll Country House Hotel is a proud member of ‘Small Luxury Hotels’ and 'Pride of Britain Hotels' and has been named one of England’s most romantic places to stay by Trip Advisor.

Whether you are planning a fabulous weekend break, a memorable wedding or honeymoon, or need a corporate events facility with the wow-factor, we look forward to welcoming you soon.