So much to do, so little time

Take a walk up our High Street
Highest peak in Eastern Lakes
Trek from our front door 
Stunning views on the way up
Warm welcome on your return
RSPB Haweswater
Only birds are allowed on the lake - no boats!
New arrivals throughout the year
Free fishing with a rod licence (abundance of brown trout)
Lowther Castle
Stunning ruined castle in wonderful gardens
Newly opened cafe and tea rooms
Find out why the castle was ruined...
Gatescarth Pass
Starts from the end of Lakeside Road
Walk, bike or - once a month - drive one of England's finest Green Lanes
4X4s always welcome at the Haweswater
Withnail and I
This 'funniest British Film' was filmed around Haweswater and nearby in Bampton and Sleddale Hall, where Withnail famously went on holiday 'by mistake'.  
Richard E. Grant pictured overlooking Haweswater, by Murray Close.
Download the Withnail Tour pamphlet here.
Urban Delights
If you need to escape from the escape, then urban treats are within a 20 minute drive - Penrith is a great town to explore and the main Cumbrian tourist spots are rarely more than 40 minutes drive
Ullswater and Aira Force
The closest lake to Haweswater, Ullswater offers stunning views, steamer rides and (of course) Aira Force, all starting just a 20 minute drive from the Hotel at Pooley Bridge
Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre
A very popular venue, with over 150 birds on display and flying.  The setting itself is delightful, in a walled-garden within the parkland of Lowther Castle.
Askham Hall
Our restaurant is amazing. Askham Hall, just 5 miles away, is also amazing and they have a Michelin star!  For a more formal dining experience, perhaps while on a longer trip, an experience to dine for...

The wildlife in the Haweswater Nature reserve is just on your doorstep

Thanks to Stefan Berndtsson for Image
Thanks to RSPB Haweswater for Image
Thanks to RSPB Haweswater for Image
Thanks to Justin Elliott for Image