A warm welcome to

The Gateway

Exquisite four star lake district hotel, restaurant and bar

Lake Windermere in the English Lake Dist
Fine dining kendal

Great food, drink and exploration

The Gateway is set in the beautiful countryside of the Lake District national park. Our hotel, restaurant and bar provide the perfect location for a meal out, day trip or break away. Open for food and drinks year round our award winning chefs are building a reputation for food and drink excellence.

Whether you are looking for Kendal fine dining or a lake district hotel for a fantastic weekend away we are here for you. Two minutes from Kendal town centre and five minutes from Lake Windemere this is the perfect base to start your adventure from. 

All of our en-suite bedrooms are finished to a high standard and our luxury bar and restaurant never fails to impress. Whether its roaring log fires in the winter or our outside terrace and landscaped grounds in the summer you are always welcome.

Dine, Drink, Stay

Our reviews!

“Amazing food and the staff were so friendly. We would highly recommend visiting The Gateway if you are around the lake district or Kendal. We called in for lunch and sat by the fire. Warm, comfortable and delicious! ”

Suzanne C

“The perfect place for a weekend away. Fabulous walks, countryside and scenery. Two minutes from Kendal town centre and 5 minutes from Lake Windermere. The rooms are luxurious and finished to a very high standard. Super comfortable and huge bed. I would highly recommend.”

Katie R

“We came to the Gateway for our anniversary celebration. Everything was perfect. The place is beautiful with great staff and they really couldn't do enough for us. The food was out of this world, great bar and outdoor landscaped grounds. We will be back.”

James R

Lake Windermere in the English Lake Dist

The Gateway Inn
Lake district hotel, bar and restaurant
Crook Road

01539 724187

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