Fully Vegetarian

Located in the heart of the English Lake District and set in substantial grounds overlooking Keswick, with panoramic views towards Skiddaw, Derwent Water and Bassenthwaite, the Heights Hotel will provide you with an excellent base from which to explore the Northern and Western Lakes.

Our Beer Garden where you can relax and take in the splendour of Skiddaw, Bassenthwaite, Blencathra and Catbells.

Your hosts welcome you with a friendly family atmosphere to The Heights Hotel where we have a 17th century bar and beer garden, ample free parking and many outstanding walks. Ashness Bridge, Derwent Water, Castlerigg Stone Circle and Walla Crag are all easily accessed on foot from our front door.
Pets are welcome.
In his book, "Short Walks in the Borrowdale area", Paul Buttle says:
"In the summer months... [ The Heights garden ] ... is perhaps the finest place in Northern Lakeland to enjoy sustenance whilst watching the sun descend.."


Breakfast is served in our comfortable and spacious dining room where you can start your day looking out over Skiddaw as you fortify yourself with; fruit, cereals, pancakes and our traditional cooked breakfast with vegetarian sausage.

All rooms are en-suite with a mixture of:  twin, double and family sized rooms. Each room has a digital colour TV , tea & coffee making facilities and hair dryers. There are also facilities available for drying clothes.

Residents are able to relax in the comfort of the lounge with views to Skiddaw or to enjoy a drink in the cosy 17th Century bar, with its coal fire.



OPEN for


from 16th February


Now available

throughout the hotel


Bookings for The Heights can be made by sending an e-mail or by calling 017687 72251.


The Heights is just 5 miles from the Osprey viewpoint at Dodd Wood. 


Click Here for more details of the Ospreys.

The Crag Bar of The Heights Hotel was described in TRAIL magazine (Jun 2003) as
Lakeland's BEST SECRET BAR with a '...fantastic beer garden ...tasty real
ale ... good pub grub..'


WE AIM TO.....
...provide our customers with the highest standards of hospitality and to make your stay relaxed and memorable.

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Rakefoot Lane, Castlerigg, Keswick,
Cumbria, CA12 4TE
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