Scafell Hotel in Borrowdale is surrounded by mountains and peaceful meadows. Overlooking the river, the Riverside Bar has a cosy fireplace and each bedroom has a digital LCD TV.

The elegant lounge at Hotel Scafell has views of the gardens and the Borrowdale Valley. The bar offers light meals, snacks and real ales and over 60 malt whiskies.

Some of the stylish bedrooms have traditional antique furniture or countryside views. Each room features a radio, a modern en suite bathroom and tea/coffee facilities.

The restaurant serves a menu of English and international dishes, featuring meat, game and fish. A full English breakfast or continental breakfast is available.

Set in the English Lake District, the shores of Derwent Water are less than a 5-minute drive from the Scafell. The hotel is an ideal base from which to explore the many local walking routes.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Scafell Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 3 Aug 2005.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish

Free parking available at the hotel


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Twin Room
  • 2 single beds
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Max adults: 3
Family Room
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 double bed
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Max adults: 2
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  • 1 double bed
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  • 1 single bed
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  • The staff speak English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Cat Bells
    3.2 miles
  • Derwentwater
    3.8 miles
  • Buttermere
    4.9 miles
  • Theatre by the Lake
    5 miles
  • Scafell Pike
    5.8 miles
  • Wastwater Lake
    6 miles
  • Go Ape Whinlatter Forest Park
    6.8 miles
  • Whinlatter Forest Park
    6.9 miles
  • Rydal Water
    8 miles
  • Rydal Mount & Gardens
    8.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Wasdale
    8.8 miles
  • Grizedale Forest
    12 miles
Natural beauty
  • Lake Dewentwater
    3 miles
  • Mountain Scarfell Pike
    7 miles
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1 restaurant on site

    Restaurant

    Cuisine: British

    Open for: Dinner

Facilities of Scafell Hotel
Outdoors
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Services
  • Luggage storage
  • Packed lunches
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Room service
General
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

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Check-in

15:00 - 23:00

Check-out

08:00 - 11:00

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 of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

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The fine print

FAQs about Scafell Hotel

  • Room options at Scafell Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Family
    • Twin/Double
    • Single

  • Guests staying at Scafell Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish

  • Check-in at Scafell Hotel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Scafell Hotel (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Parking
    • Free parking

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

  • Scafell Hotel is 100 yards from the centre of Rosthwaite.

  • Scafell Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Scafell Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bicycle rental (additional charge)