Awarded Cumbria's Small Hotel of the Year just last summer...

With the Lake District being announced last year as the Britain's newest UNESCO World Heritage Site, you may well be considering a short break or longer holiday in this lovely region.  Well, if you’re searching for that perfect Lake District break, then look no further!  Situated on the edge of picturesque Grasmere village, and nestling in two acres of riverside gardens surrounded by majestic fells, the 2018/19 Cumbria Tourism Small Hotel of the Year, Rothay Garden is the perfect choice for a relaxing Lakeland break.

Owned and operated by Chris Carss and his dedicated team for nearly 30 years, Rothay Garden offers style, comfort, relaxation and award-winning food and professional hospitality to all its guests.  Thirty beautiful bedrooms and suites, a stylish Garden Restaurant and the delightful Riverside Spa all combine to ensure you have the Lake District break that you wish for. 

For many, Rothay Garden is a secret they want to keep to themselves, for others it’s a secret waiting to be discovered.  Whatever the time of year, you can enjoy a special short break or holiday here in Grasmere – the jewel of the Lakes.

10 Best Wild Swimming Spots in The Lake District | Rothay Garden

Tom Hall February 20 2019

10 Best Wild Swimming Spots in The Lake District | Rothay Garden

In all of Britain, no other place compares. Geological quirks of fate, millions of years in the making, have turned the Lake District into a wild swimmer’s paradise. A kingdom of water. Indoor pools with artificial lighting and eye-burning chlorine will never elicit the sense of rawness, and wide-open naturalness of wild swimming.There’s something vital and immediately cleansing about cold

Top 10 Must Try Lake District Activities and Experiences

Rothay Garden June 12 2017

Top 10 Must Try Lake District Activities and Experiences

You could easily spend weeks on end exploring the pretty towns and epic scenery of the Lake District. But if you only have a short break, what would we recommend? Here are a selection of our favourite activities and things to see on your next visit.Discover some of England’s prettiest villages and townsFor anyone who dreams about simpler living, with less traffic, more space and more time to relax



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