The Howbeck Guest House

New Road, Windermere, LA23 2LA
The Howbeck Guest House Outside

The Howbeck Guest House is an AA 5* rated guest house situated in the charming Windermere village, a short walk from the beautiful lake. One of the best loved guest houses in the Lake District, guests are made to feel at home as soon as arriving.

The hotel has an award winning restaurant and all guests are given a complimentary membership of a spa in Bowness-in-Windermere for the duration of their stay. Thanks to its excellent location and fine facilities, many guests return to the Howbeck Guest House year after year. Close to Ambleside and Bowness-on-Windermere, it is the perfect location if you are looking to explore the wider Lake District area.

Hotel Amenities

  • Bar
  • Beer Garden
  • Hot Tub
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Wifi


The eleven rooms at the Howbeck Guest House are some of the best you’ll find in the area and guests can enjoy sumptuous Egyptian cotton sheets, luxury bathrobes, a flat screen TV, Wi-Fi and tea and coffee making facilities. Some rooms also feature fabulous whirlpool baths and massage showers. Once you experience a night at the Howbeck Guest House, you’ll understand why it is rated a 5* guesthouse.

Howbeck Hotel - Guest House Hotel Room

Restaurant and Bar

Food at the Howbeck Guest House is of the highest quality, none more so than at breakfast where it won the AA Breakfast Award four years running. Food is just as good at dinner, the chef and their team at the Howbeck cooking up some brilliant dishes, all of which feature the finest locally sourced produce. The owners of the Howbeck Guest House also own the highly rated Caffe Riva in Bowness where guests can receive 10% off their bill.


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