The Cranleigh Hotel in Bowness

A beautiful boutique hotel in the Lake District

Our boutique bathrooms with indulgent facilities are without doubt amongst the finest offered by any Lakes Hotel

Elegantly styled and ultra luxurious, The Cranleigh is the perfect place to escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Our boutique hotel is the sumptuous setting for 18 amazing rooms where you can leave your cares behind and indulge in an atmosphere of sheer comfort and relaxation.

Each and every room has been individually created by our talented interior designer to ensure an ambience of complete tranquillity.

The Cranleigh’s beautiful period features have been cleverly enhanced with superior quality furnishings and luxurious fabrics.

Our boutique bathrooms are undoubtedly the finest offered by any 5 star hotel in the Lake District – bespoke designed with gorgeous ceramics, tiles and accessories, no wonder they attract celebrity guests in search of relaxation and luxury.

The Cranleigh features ten rooms, with seven more in The Cranleigh House on the same site. Meanwhile, our stunning 18th room – The Sanctuary – is a separate and private retreat with its own parking and access, for guests who truly want to leave the world behind.

Scroll down to find out more about the rooms at the most romantic hotel in the Lake District.

The Sanctuary - the most luxurious hotel room in the Lake District

The Sanctuary

The perfect setting for an intimate honeymoon or romantic stay, The Sanctuary offers a very special and private retreat.

This 5 star individual property has been transformed by our interior designer into the most lavish room to be found in any Windermere boutique hotel.

The Sanctuary offers all the indulgence and designer features you would expect from our hotel, but in a separate property for those guests seeking a totally private experience.

Gaze at the stars and sip chilled champagne from your very own outdoor hot tub; or feel your cares float away in the stunning glass bath, with mood lighting and Bose surround sound to create the perfect romantic atmosphere.

  • Super kingsize bed with sumptuous goose down bedding
  • Remote control log effect fire creating a warm and cosy atmosphere, particularly in the winter
  • Bose Lifestyle surround system in the bedroom, bathroom and outside hot tub area
  • iPod docking stations to play your own music through the Bose Lifestyle system
  • 46" wall mounted HD television above the fire
  • Free access to an extensive DVD library throughout your stay
  • Underfloor heating throughout including the bathroom
  • You may enjoy breakfast within your room at no extra charge
  • Mood lighting in the bedroom
  • Reading lights
  • Free internet access
  • Breakfast area within the room
  • Fully stocked mini bar
  • Large luxury bathroom toiletries, slippers, bathrobes etc.
  • Makeup mirrors, hair dryer and umbrellas
  • Private outside hot tub with mood lighting
  • Ben de Lisi glass bath and 'His and Hers' sinks
  • 18" TV in the bathroom to watch while soaking in the bath
  • Large shower enclosure with chromotherapy shower head
  • Internal phone for all your requirements
The Hideaway at Lake District hotel the Cranleigh

The Hideaway

This breathtaking hotel suite sets new standards of luxury for romantic hotels in the Lake District.

Escape from the world outside and luxuriate in the stylish surroundings of The Hideaway, complete with super kingsize bed, lounge area with 50” television, mini bar, and indulgently romantic bathroom, featuring air spa bath for two, and ‘his and hers’ luxury shower.

Dreamy goose down duvets, the softest cotton bed linen, fluffy towels and bathrobes add to the sheer comfort of this stunning 5 star boutique suite.

  • 425 sq foot open plan designer bedroom and living room with large separate bathroom
  • Super kingsize bed with luxury goose down duvets with pure cotton sheets
  • 50" wall mounted plasma television in the living room and 40" in the bedroom
  • iPod docking station that plays music in the rooms of your choice including bathroom
  • Fully stocked mini bar
  • DVD players in both rooms with free access to an extensive DVD library
  • Free internet access in both rooms
  • Stunning designer bathroom with extra large two seater air spa bath featuring Tranquility underwater lighting
  • Mirrored television over the bath
  • Mood lighting throughout the bathroom
  • 'His and Hers' shower enclosure with two shower heads that illuminate when in use
  • Dual fuel towel rail
  • Luxury towels, bathrobes and bathroom accessories
  • Hair dryers, illuminated makeup mirrors and shaver sockets
  • Quality tea and coffee making facilities
  • Free use of leisure facilities including a pool, gym, sauna and steam room
  • Free parking for up to 14 vehicles and private parking available off site (please ask)
  • Superb quality home-cooked breakfast using the finest locally sourced produce (of course, we also cater for vegetarians and special dietary requirements)
The Suite at Lake District hotel the Cranleigh

The Suite

Dramatic black and gold décor sets the scene for total indulgence in The Suite. Lavish soft furnishings and wall coverings have been chosen with stunning effect in this luxury Windermere hotel suite.

Guests can also enjoy drinks on their very own balcony with mood lighting; relax in the separate lounge area; and pamper themselves in the decadently designed bathroom with air spa bath for two.

If you need a little extra privacy, The Suite features its own private entrance.

  • Kingsize bed with padded fabric headboard
  • Designer furniture
  • Internal phone to contact Reception with any requirements
  • Private balcony with seating area and mood lighting
  • Internal seating area
  • Large wall mounted flat screen television
  • DVD player with free access to a large DVD library
  • Goose down duvet with pure cotton bedding
  • iPod docking station to play your own music on
  • Free internet access
  • Designer lighting
  • Designer wall coverings and coordinating soft furnishings
  • Quality tea and coffee making facilities and biscuits
  • Free use of luxury leisure facilities including a swimming pool, high tech gym and spa located a two minute walk away
  • Superb quality home-cooked breakfast using the finest locally sourced produce (of course, we also cater for vegetarians and special dietary requirements)
  • Free parking on and off site for all guests
Luxury hotel room in Bowness at the Cranleigh
Luxury hotel bathroom in Bowness at the Cranleigh

Luxury Rooms

Luxury really does mean luxury here at The Cranleigh.

At our 5 star hotel in the Lake District, we offer six stunningly individual Luxury Rooms – spacious and stylish, with fabulous kingsize beds.

Each room boasts its own unique look and atmosphere, yet all are equally indulgent.

Designed with incredible attention to detail, high-end features and breathtaking décor, our Luxury Rooms set the standard for other boutique hotels in Windermere to follow.

  • Luxury rooms are larger and include kingsize beds
  • Luxury goose down duvets with pure cotton sheets
  • Large wall mounted LCD TVs in bedrooms
  • Designer Villeroy & Boch wall hung fitted bathrooms
  • Air spa baths and with mirrored TVs at one end
  • Separate showers with mood lighting
  • Quality towels, bathrobes and accessories
  • DVD players and free use of an extensive DVD library
  • Heated bathroom tiled floors
  • iPod docking stations to play your own music
  • Dual fuel towel rails
  • Free internet access
  • Hair dryers and umbrellas
  • Shaver sockets
  • Makeup mirrors in bathrooms
  • Quality tea and coffee making facilities
  • Free use of leisure facilities including a pool, gym, sauna and steam room
  • Free parking for up to 14 vehicles and private parking available off site (please ask)
  • Superb quality home-cooked breakfast using the finest locally sourced produce (of course, we also cater for vegetarians and special dietary requirements)
Superior Lake District hotel room at the Cranleigh

Superior Rooms

All the comforts you would expect from a luxury Lake District hotel can be found in our six Superior Rooms.

Fabulous wallpaper and luxurious fabrics give an individual, boutique feel to every room. Whether you choose a double or super kingsize bed, you can rest assured of a blissful night’s sleep beneath dreamy goose down duvets and crisp cotton sheets.

  • Superior rooms have double to super kingsize beds
  • Luxury goose down duvets with pure cotton sheets
  • Large wall mounted LCD TVs in bedrooms
  • Most superior rooms have air spa baths with mirrored TVs at one end
  • Designer Villeroy & Boch wall hung fitted bathrooms
  • Mood lighting bathrooms
  • DVD players and free use of an extensive DVD library
  • Heated bathroom tiled floors
  • iPod docking stations to play your own music
  • Dual fuel towel rails
  • Free internet access
  • Hair dryers and umbrellas
  • Shaver sockets
  • Makeup mirrors in bathrooms
  • Quality tea and coffee making facilities
  • Free parking for up to 14 vehicles and private parking available off site (please ask)
  • Superb quality home-cooked breakfast using the finest locally sourced produce (of course, we also cater for vegetarians and special dietary requirements)
  • Quality towels, bath robes and accessories
Deluxe Bowness hotel room at the Cranleigh

Standard Rooms

Stylish, cosy and oh so comfortable, our three Standard Rooms are a very popular choice with our guests, and no wonder.

Nothing has been overlooked for your stay in these gorgeous double rooms, complete with designer shower rooms and chic décor for that 5 star hotel in the Lake District experience, at a very affordable price.

  • Standard rooms are slightly smaller and have double beds
  • Luxury goose down duvets with pure cotton sheets
  • Large wall mounted LCD TVs in bedrooms
  • Designer Villeroy & Boch wall hung fitted bathrooms
  • Luxury large shower enclosures with mood lighting
  • DVD players and free use of an extensive DVD library
  • Heated bathroom tiled floors
  • iPod docking stations to play your own music
  • Dual fuel towel rails
  • Free internet access
  • Hair dryers and umbrellas
  • Shaver sockets
  • Makeup mirrors in bathrooms
  • Quality tea and coffee making facilities
  • Free use of leisure facilities including a pool, gym, sauna and steam room
  • Free parking for up to 14 vehicles and private parking available off site (please ask)
  • Superb quality home-cooked breakfast using the finest locally sourced produce (of course, we also cater for vegetarians and special dietary requirements)
  • Quality towels, bath robes and accessories
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