The Punch Bowl Inn

Lake District
Crosthwaite, Lyth Valley, Cumbria LA8 8HR

Nestled in the hills above Windermere, this Old Lakeland inn offers boutique rooms and award-winning, locally-sourced food (it became known as Cumbria’s Original Gastro Pub). Stay in this 17th century character inn and you can enjoy picturesque walks from the doorstep, or take a short drive to Lake Windermere and Bowness.

Covid Safety Features

The Punch Bowl Inn takes a series of precautions to ensure an enjoyable and safe stay

Attractions nearby (walk)

Attractions within a 20 minute walk from the hotel.

Attractions nearby (drive)

Attractions within a 20 minute drive from the hotel.

Car parking nearby

Car parking available next to the hotel.

Windows open in all bedrooms

Windows can be opened in all bedrooms by guests where permitted.

Staff Covid trained

Staff have undergone Covid training.


Stay active and enjoy all the local attractions


Galleries and museums

Historic houses

Local Landscapes