The Perfect Lakeside Venue

Our hotel is a perfect venue for celebrations, events and conferences and it and has an impressive heritage, beginning life as a private residence before becoming a hotel in 1745.

With its stunning lakeside location and the enduring attraction of the Lake District for those who love the natural world, the Old England has been ideally placed to deliver a memorable experience to guests for over 250 years.

More recently, its superb accommodation, stylish meeting and function rooms and a luxurious spa and thermal suite make it the ideal base, whether you’re visiting for a weekend walking break, a summer escape to the great outdoors – or a celebratory stay after a trip to Gretna Green!


On the shores of beautiful Lake Windermere, with magnificent views of the Lake District - a magical setting for your wedding celebrations.

Meetings & Events

Elegance and grandeur, along with cutting edge technology for all of your business needs


We know how to make your Christmas and New Year extra special, whether you’re booking the perfect romantic break for two or a feast for the family with all the trimmings.

Perfect For Any Occasion

We know how to mark an occasion here at Old England Hotel & Spa! Our impressive range of event & meeting spaces make sure your celebration can be as small or as big, and as fun or as formal, as you want them to be!