£169 & up — 2-night Lake District stay with meals, save 53%
Location: Rosthwaite the northwest
Escape to Scafell Hotel, a Cumbrian country house surrounded by the towering fells of the Borrowdale Valley, near the River Derwent. A 2-night stay for two now starts from £169, saving up to 53% on the usual price.
The 2-AA-Rosette restaurant offers "British dining with an international twist" (The AA Restaurant Guide 2019)
Scafell Hotel has been awarded three Silver Stars by The AA, and is in a "peaceful location" (The AA Hotel Guide 2019) at the foot of the Great Gable and Scafell Massif mountains Lonely Planet describes the landscape surrounding the hotel as "simply spellbinding"
You can climb Castle Crag, a National Trust World War I memorial, from Seatoller car park and admire the views right down the valley. It is a moderate walk roughly five miles long
Derwentwater, number one on our list of 101 Things to do in the Lake District, is a 10-minute drive away
Castlerigg Stone Circle is 20 minutes' drive away and Ambleside Roman Fort is less than 45 minutes' drive away
Two nights' accommodation in a Standard Double/Twin Room, with daily full Cumbrian breakfast and a 3-course set-menu dinner with coffee on the first night, for two August-October stays are £189
Friday and Saturday nights are an extra £25 per night (payable to the hotel direct)