Situated in Kendal and with World of Beatrix Potter reachable within 16 km, Shakespeare Inn features a bar, non-smoking rooms, free WiFi and water sports facilities. Featuring a tennis court, the property is located within 37 km of Trough of Bowland. Askham Hall is 39 km from the inn and Derwentwater is 50 km away. At the inn, the rooms are fitted with a desk. All rooms in Shakespeare Inn are fitted with a TV and a hairdryer. You can play billiards, table tennis and darts at the accommodation, and the area is popular for windsurfing and diving. Kendal Castle is 1 km from Shakespeare Inn, while Coniston Water is 37 km from the property. The nearest airport is Leeds Bradford International Airport, 105 km from the inn.

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

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)


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Room type
Number of guests
2 single beds
1 extra-large double bed
1 single bed
1 double bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Frederick
    Its setting, was beautiful, breakfast was great, staff friendly. over all a very good experience
  • Zelina007
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Very good location lovely clean comfortable rooms, very welcoming staff.
  • Jackie
    Room and breakfast very good. Entry to parking very challenging but possible.

Property surroundings

Facilities of Shakespeare Inn
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Water sport facilities on site
  • Squash
  • Diving
  • Cycling
  • Canoeing
  • Darts
  • Windsurfing
  • Karaoke
  • Table tennis
  • Billiards
  • Fishing
  • Tennis court
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Kid meals
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

Shakespeare Inn takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00 to 21:00


Until 11:00



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 older than 1 year are welcome.

Children 6 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 1 and older are allowed)


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Cash Shakespeare Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Legal information

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.

FAQs about Shakespeare Inn

  • Room options at Shakespeare Inn include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Triple

  • Check-in at Shakespeare Inn is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Shakespeare Inn offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Billiards
    • Diving
    • Table tennis
    • Fishing
    • Tennis court
    • Canoeing
    • Karaoke
    • Darts
    • Windsurfing
    • Squash
    • Water sport facilities on site

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

  • Shakespeare Inn is 150 yards from the centre of Kendal. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.