One of the best Lake District Hotels
The Rothay Manor Hotel & Restaurant sits in attractive landscaped gardens just a 15 minutes walk from the head of Windermere and 10 minutes from the centre of Ambleside. Rothay Manor is a place to relax, the atmosphere is friendly and informal whilst offering great service.
Owned and managed by the Nixon family for over 47 years, Rothay Manor has been listed in the Good Hotel Guide
since the first edition and has held their prestigious Cesar Award continuously since 1992, in recognition of the maintenance of exceptional standards.
The hotel was originally built in 1823 as a private residence for a prosperous Liverpool merchant. The front of the building is grade II listed and the hotel still retains many features from the original Regency design.
There are 16 spacious individually designed and decorated bedrooms
and 3 luxury suites
, 2 of which are separate from the main hotel building. The lounges are bright and airy with comfy sofas and chairs - the perfect place to relax and enjoy a drink or afternoon tea.
accommodation is available in either our Classic Ground Floor Bedroom
or Loughrigg Suite
, both of which are designed in line with the National Accessible Scheme Mobility 2 guidelines.
The restaurant has a long standing reputation for excellent food. Varied menus are used for the Lunches
that are served every day when freshly prepared meals are made to order.
The Brathay Suite is available for private Lunch, Afternoon Tea and Dinner Functions,
and can accommodate up to 28 people in
Our ever popular Gift Letter
service can provide you with the perfect present for a friend or loved one - Afternoon Tea for two, Lunch, Dinner or a Weekend stay, we can tailor a voucher to suit your needs.
accommodation is available within our Classic Rooms, Superior Rooms and Suites. Cots, high chairs and baby-listening are available free of charge. An excellent High Tea
or Young Diner's
menu is provided for our younger guests.
Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel.