Howtown Hotel is based in the hamlet of Howtown, nestled within the Lake District mountains with stunning views over Lake Ullswater.

A place where traditional hospitality remains untainted & the location, unrivalled, the Hotel is owned by the Baldry family, who, for the past 119 years have shared their home with visitors who believe in the same values and have the same cares and passions for this unspoilt part of Lakeland.

Dining at Howtown

Howtown Hotel is renowned for the quality of food served in the beautiful duck-egg blue dining room gleaming with silver cutlery and polished wooden tables, where Chef Colin Ackrigg serves pitch perfect flavours using locally sourced, top quality ingredients.

The dining room is open to non-residents as well as hotel guests

Lunch is served in the Hotel Dining Room at 1pm Tuesday to Saturday. Traditional Roast is served on Sunday. Cost £20 per person

Dinner is served in the Hotel Dining Room 7.30pm Cost £35.00 per person

To see sample lunch and dinner menus click here

This year alone Howtown has been awarded: Best little Hotel in the World – The Oldie; One of the best Hotels in the Lake District for Walkers, - Hotel Guru / Sunday Telegraph; One of the best Hotels in the UK – Telegraph Travel and featured in the Great Weekends Guide – Times Travel.

For further information and to make a booking, please telephone 01768 486514. We are currently closed for the winter and reopen in March 2019.

“This is the warmest, kindest, dearest hotel in the world.”
- The Sunday Telegraph

Colin Akrigg - A Lakes Legend - Sharrow Bay to Howtown - Cumbria Life