Superb facilities, simple pleasures - all set in serene, forested surroundings
You’ll find great eating places and charming, traditional Lake District pubs within a short drive of our gates or on one of the country walks you’ll no doubt want to take during your stay at Skelwith Fold.
Nearby Ambleside has a great selection of eateries and the other towns and villages a little further afield offer even more variety, from the great value family food places to high-quality restaurants, gastro pubs and bistros.
Less than a mile from our back gate is The Talbot Bar which serves up good honest pub grub. Next door is Chester’s Café where you can enjoy afternoon tea overlooking the river.
The Britannia Inn at Elterwater offers fresh, rustic and seasonal food, with open log fires or stunning alfresco dining under the summer sun.
Vegetarians will appreciate Zeffirelli’s restaurant in Ambleside. Jazz fans will enjoy their evening bands.