This 17th-century Elizabethan inn has a peaceful location in the Troutbeck Valley, with weaving footpaths that link the nearby ancient hamlets. It offers à la carte cuisine, and is 1.5 miles from the former home of Beatrix Potter.

Rooms at The Queen's Head Hotel have traditional furnishings with a contemporary twist. Each comes with a multi-channel TV and facilities for making tea and coffee.

There is free WiFi in some of the rooms, and space for free private parking on site. Each morning, a full cooked breakfast is available, and in the bar a variety of drinks can be enjoyed.

Windermere is 3 miles from The Queen’s Head, and Ambleside is just over 10 minutes away by car.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

The Queen's Head Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 29 Sept 2011.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Buffet


Availability

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Room type
Sleeps
 
1 double bed
or
2 single beds
1 double bed
or
2 single beds
1 double bed
1 double bed
or
2 single beds
1 double bed
or
2 single beds
1 double bed
or
2 single beds
1 double bed
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Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Good afternoon, Are pets allowed in all types of rooms? Thank you. Paul.
    Hello We allow dogs in all of our rooms except Great End and Great Gable. Hope this helps Regards Andi Duty Manager
    Answered on 12 December 2019
  • Do you really charge £9 a day for hotel guests’ car parking or is this a mistake please?
    Hello. No we don't. We have a large free car park available for our residents. I hope this helps Thanks Andi Assistant manager
    Answered on 13 January 2022
  • Which rooms are in the main building.
    All our rooms are in the main building
    Answered on 8 April 2021
  • Can I get the check-in and check-out timings?
    Check-in is from 3pm on the day of arrival, with check-out by 11am on the day of departure Thanks
    Answered on 19 December 2021
  • Pets allowed?
    We are happy to welcome dogs in all of our rooms EXCEPT Great End and Great Gable. Kind regards David Assistant Manager
    Answered on 29 October 2020
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Hotel surroundings *
1 restaurant on site

    Queens Head Pub

    Cuisine: British

Facilities of The Queen's Head Hotel
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Horse riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
    Off-site
  • Hiking
    Off-site
  • Fishing
    Off-site
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs £9 per day.
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Packed lunches
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages spoken
  • English
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

The Queen's Head Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!

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.

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

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo The Queen's Head Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note only some rooms can accommodate pets, please contact the property in advance for confirmation.

Some rooms have the capacity to add an extra bed for a supplement of GBP 25.00 per night including breakfast. Please contact the property directly to arrange this in advance.

Please inform The Queen's Head Hotel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about The Queen's Head Hotel

  • The Queen's Head Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

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

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

  • Check-in at The Queen's Head Hotel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Yes, The Queen's Head Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Room options at The Queen's Head Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double

  • Guests staying at The Queen's Head Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • The Queen's Head Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Queens Head Pub

  • The Queen's Head Hotel is 950 yards from the centre of Troutbeck.