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Explore Kendal: its lake views, bars, adventures and more!

Lake views, a scenic riverfront and top sights from Lake District National Park to Yorkshire Dales National Park—discover it all in Kendal.

Top hotels in Kendal

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Damson Dene Hotel
Damson Dene Hotel
3 out of 5
Crosthwaite, Near Bowness on Windermere, Kendal, England
The price is Rs9,291 per night

Situated in a national park, this hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Lyth Valley and Winster Valley. Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House is 3 mi (4.9 km) away.

4/5Very Good! (381 reviews)

"We booked to stay for 4 nights and as corvid19 was spreading quickly we rang to see if we could come early and they was so accommodating The staff each and everyone was on top form the owners can be proud of there workforce. Even tho we did have to leave early due to the lock down we did not ask ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Mar 2020

Damson Dene Hotel
Riverside Hotel
Riverside Hotel
3 out of 5
Beezon Road, Kendal, England
The price is Rs14,467 per night

Situated in Kendal, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Kendal Museum and The Quaker Tapestry Museum & Exhibition. Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry and ...

4.2/5Very Good! (752 reviews)
Pleasant Stay

"We had a good time, convenient location and nice to hit the spa afterwards."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

Riverside Hotel
Castle Green Hotel In Kendal, BW Premier Collection
Castle Green Hotel In Kendal, BW Premier Collection
4 out of 5
Castle Green Lane, Kendal, England
The price is Rs8,991 per night

Situated in a rural location, this hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Kendal Castle, Kendal Museum and The Quaker Tapestry Museum & Exhibition. Museum of Lakeland ...

4.4/5Excellent! (281 reviews)

"We have just recently stayed 3 nights just as hotel re-opened following virus shutdown. Very well set up with one way system, meals and tables booked in advance for social distancing and staff very friendly and helpful. Enjoyed our stay here."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jul 2020

Castle Green Hotel In Kendal, BW Premier Collection

Popular places to visit in Kendal

Lyth Valley
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Lyth Valley

5/5(1 review)

Commune with nature and explore the great outdoors at Lyth Valley during your travels in Kendal. While in this relaxing area, you can savour the top-notch restaurants.

Kendal Castle
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Kendal Castle

Find out about the history of Kendal when you spend time at Kendal Castle. Stroll along the lakeside or visit the spas in this relaxing area.

Sizergh Castle
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Sizergh Castle

4.5/5(3 reviews)

Learn about the local history of Kendal when you spend time at Sizergh Castle. Visit the spas and lively bars in this relaxing area.

Abbot Hall Art Gallery
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Abbot Hall Art Gallery

You can spend time browsing the exhibits at Abbot Hall Art Gallery during your travels in Kendal. Amble around this culturally rich area's lakeside and enjoy its lively bars.

Lake District National Park
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Lake District National Park

5/5(440 reviews)

From the heights of Skiddaw to the depths of Wastwater, Lake District weekend breaks comprise the best of England’s green and pleasant land.

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4.5/5(293 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Ullswater, a popular spot to commune with nature in Penrith. Stroll along the area's lakeside or simply savour its lively bars.

Reviews of Kendal


Top Destination

5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
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3 - Okay
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2 - Disappointing
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1/5 - Terrible

Verified traveller

16 Feb 2020

The staff were nice, but we had terrible sleep due to issues mentioned. For that reason we can't give a positive rating to them.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveller

5 Jan 2020

Didn't go into Kendal itself. We went for a meal in the evening but did not explore the area.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

29 Dec 2019

We walked from the hotel into town which is just one straight road and was pleasantly surprised by the amount of different shops cafes and restaurants. There is definitely every shop you need. Loved it

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

20 Dec 2019

Every place we went to we got great service especially Alpine cafe in windermere.....true gent who runs it......well worth a mention

4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

3 Nov 2019

Some interesting individual shops and some good restaurants if you look hard enough

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

28 Oct 2019

Lovely pub - ye Olde Fleece Inn ! Lovely food and atmosphere

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Photo "Crooklands" by John Salmon (CC BY-SA) / Cropped from original


Windermere showing café scenes, heritage architecture and street scenes