Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

Windermere, Lake District


Feature room

Feature room

Feature bathroom

Classic room

Wake up among elegant, traditional English interiors on the shores of Lake Windermere – includes breakfast, plus dinner and spa treatment options

Perched enviably on the serene shores of Lake Windermere, Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa provides a comforting, traditional base to explore the beautiful Lake District region from. The hotel’s comfortable rooms are just the thing to come home to after a day’s exertions in the fresh lakeside air, while the modern British cuisine at the restaurant, using fresh
seasonal ingredients, is hearty and delicious.

The hotel sits right in the heart of one of England’s most beautiful areas, the Lake District, and right on the shores of its most famous lake, Windermere. This part of the world is a playground for lovers of the great outdoors, with myriad hiking and cycling trails to choose from as well as a wide range of activities on the water itself, such as sailing, waterskiing and fishing.

After a tiring day’s outdoor adventures, Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa’s indulgent spa offers a range of wellness therapies to help you recover and relax. This area is also rich in history, from the millennia-old Roman ruins of Ambleside Fort to the Stott Park Bobbin Mill, where you can learn all about the region’s Victorian weaving industry.

Good to know

Please note that children are able to enjoy the pool between 10am-7pm only.

Excellent for
Food Relaxing Scenery UK and Ireland Country Family

We like

  • Gazing over Lake Windermere from the comfort of your room
  • The creative modern take on hearty British cuisine at the restaurant
  • Hiking, cycling and boating around the lake

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