Forest How Guest House, nestled among the fells of the western Lake District, is a period property right in the heart of Eskdale. Footpaths lead from the house towards Scafell and Great Gable, approximately 15 miles away.

Full Cumbrian breakfasts are included and can be served in the conservatory or in the cosy dining room. Packed lunches can be provided should guests wish to spend the whole day exploring the Lake District National Park.

Rooms at Forest How each have a view over Eskdale, traditionally decorated with carpeted floors and some with exposed wooden beams. Each room has a TV, tea and coffee making facilities and access to free Wi-Fi.

For outdoor enthusiasts the area has many footpaths and bridleways, and guests are just 45 minutes’ drive over the famous Hardknott Pass from popular Windermere.

Other attractions such as Eskdale Golf Course and Muncaster Castle and Gardens are within a 15-minute drive.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Forest How Guest House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 6 Mar 2012.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian

Free private parking available on-site


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Property surroundings *
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What's nearby
  • Muncaster Castle
    2.9 miles
  • Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway
    3.7 miles
  • Wasdale
    3.8 miles
  • Wastwater Lake
    6.3 miles
  • Scafell Pike
    6.5 miles
  • Buttermere
    9.9 miles
  • Coniston Water
    10.8 miles
  • Tarn Hows
    11.1 miles
Natural beauty
  • River River Esk
    2 miles
  • Sea/ocean Seascale
    5 miles
  • Lake Wastwater
    6 miles
  • Mountain Scafell Pike
    7 miles
Closest airports
  • Isle of Man Airport
    56.1 miles
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Facilities of Forest How Guest House
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Horse riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet menus (on request)
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Packed lunches
General
  • Adult only
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English
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House rules Forest How Guest House takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

17:00 - 20:00

Check-out

07:00 - 10:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Maestro Mastercard Visa Forest How Guest House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 23:00 and 07:00.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

The fine print

Please note that dogs are welcome for an additional charge, but by prior arrangement only. This information can be provided when booking within the Special Request box.

Check-in is strictly between 16:00 and 20:00. You must advise Forest How Guest House in advance of your expected arrival time to guarantee access to the property. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

You are advised to bring your own vehicle as this property is not serviced by public transport.

FAQs about Forest How Guest House

  • Forest How Guest House offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Horse riding

  • Forest How Guest House is 2 miles from the centre of Eskdale.

  • Guests staying at Forest How Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian

  • Room options at Forest How Guest House include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • Check-in at Forest How Guest House is from 17:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • The prices at Forest How Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.