Herdwick Guest House offers a welcoming and friendly bed and breakfast accomodation. Named after the local breed of sheep it is approx a 5 minute walk to the town and local art galleries. It's about a 10 minute walk to the Lake, Theatre by the Lake, Leisure parks and the Convention centre. We are situated in a quiet residential area with free unrestricted parking.


We have the Quality Cumbria accreditation for quality and standards and a 5* rating for food hygiene. Trip Advisor have also given us a certificate of excellence.

All of our five guest bedrooms are ensuite.

We are sorry we are unable to accept pets or children under the age of 12.

Ben and Alex look forward to meeting you and hope to make sure you have a comfortable and enjoyable stay.

Herdwick Sheep

Herdwick sheepThe Herdwick is one of the oldest native breeds of sheep and is native to Cumbria, the name coming from the meaning "Sheep Pasture".

Due to their hardiness and ability to graze the rough terrain on the fells they are essential for maintaining the landscape as it is.

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