Set in Great Langdale, 22 km from World of Beatrix Potter, The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel offers accommodation with a garden, free private parking, a restaurant and a bar. The property is situated 32 km from Derwentwater, 36 km from Muncaster Castle and 40 km from Wasdale. The property is non-smoking and is located 27 km from Lake Windermere. At the hotel, each room comes with a wardrobe. The private bathroom is equipped with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. At The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel all rooms are equipped with bed linen and towels. Guests at the accommodation will be able to enjoy activities in and around Great Langdale, like hiking and cycling. Scafell Pike is 46 km from The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel, while Buttermere is 47 km away. The nearest airport is Leeds Bradford International Airport, 135 km from the hotel.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Free private parking available at the hotel


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


Value for money
High score for Great Langdale
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  • Lodge
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Location and character of hotel made a really lovely visit. Staff are brilliant and helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed the beef curry steak and ale pie and sticky toffee pudding. Just what we needed after a day of hiking!
  • Paul
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    This hotel is fortunate enough to be based in one of the most beautiful valleys in the entire country. The rooms are very nice and the private bathroom I had was very close to my room and enormous. Both rooms were recently decorated and very...
  • Michele
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great hearty breakfast. The BEST thing about the OGD is that it hasn't changed in the last 42 years that I have been coming. Dusty faded charm with a roaring fire ! Though it doe now have super WIFI. :)

Hotel surroundings

1 restaurant on site

  • Restaurant
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
No internet access available.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Packed lunches
    Entertainment and family services
    • Board games/puzzles
    • Board games/puzzles
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Heating
    • Carpeted
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
    Languages spoken
    • English

    Sustainable initiatives

    This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

    House rules

    The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 14:00 to 21:00


    From 08:00 to 10:00



    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 of any age are welcome.

    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.

    No age restriction

    There is no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

    Mastercard Visa Cash Bankcard The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    FAQs about The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel

    • Yes, The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Room options at The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel include:

      • Single
      • Triple
      • Double

    • The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurant

    • The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Cycling
      • Hiking

    • Check-in at The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

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

    • The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel is 1.2 miles from the centre of Great Langdale. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.