Luxury 5 star hotels in the Lake District and they mean to us!

To us, luxury 5 star hotels are those which offer guests the highest level of luxury through 5 star service.
This includes personalised guest experiences in rooms with the highest level of comfort. Similarly, we believe this is achieved with plush and inviting decor, by having suites with a range of quality amenities.

Our team are passionate about going above and beyond expectations, and by aspiring to offer something more than other luxury 5 star hotels in the Lake District.

Our luxury 5 star hotel rooms, and suites, plus a splash of self-catering

Here are the wonderful properties that make up our luxurious 5 star hotel in the Lake District.

Boutique Hotel Rooms & Suites Lake District

Boutique Hotel Rooms & Suites Lake District

Discover our Award Winning Boutique Hotel Accommodation in the bustling Lake District market town on Bowness on Windermere.

Windermere Boutique Hotel Suites

Windermere Boutique Hotel Suites

Effortlessly stylish, elegant and wonderfully luxurious, just a night in one of our Windermere Boutique Suites will allow you to escape and indulge in an...

The Boutique Church Suites

The Boutique Church Suites

These Boutique Church Suites in Bowness are the epitome of luxury and offer an unbelievable stay in the heart of Lake District.

The Hideout House

The Hideout House

An outstanding place to relax and enjoy. With super-size air spa bath, mood lighting & streaming services. Plus, complimentary cocktail bar

Boutique Self Catering

Boutique Self Catering

Looking for luxury boutique lake district self-catering accommodation? Discover the finest property choices available.

Luxury 5 star service

The team at the Cranleigh Boutique are dedicated professionals, passionate about providing attentive service, and the best experiences possible.

If you check out our TripAdvisor, Google, and onsite reviews you will see this. Whether it’s recommending the best places to eat and drink locally, romantic beauty spots in the area, or walks in the Lake District. All our team aspires to have you leave us having spent time with your loved one and having magical memories to look back on.

On Arrival…

On arrival to our hotel accommodation, you’ll be provided with complimentary parking, a seamless check-in service, and an escort to your room or suite.

If requested, romance packages can be placed in your room before or during your stay to add another level and create a memorable surprise.

For those staying in off-site accommodation, guests will benefit from a contactless online check-in, meaning less time at the reception, more privacy, and time to enjoy your stay.

Throughout your stay…

If you’re one for celebrating with a tipple or two, our hotel accommodation boasts a range of luxury drinks & nibbles offerings. This includes efficient room service should you require it throughout your stay.

For the morning after, hotel guests also receive a complimentary breakfast offering. Enjoy an array of both hot and cold choices, made with local & fresh ingredients, served at a time to suit you. Either in our newly refurbished breakfast room, or your hotel suite.

So what makes us different from other luxury 5 star hotels in the Lake District?

The Lake District is home to many 5 star luxury hotels, so you may be wondering what makes us stand out from the rest? Our commitment is to you and your special occasion. Look across our Instagram, Facebook, and Tiktok, you’ll see magic.

Luxury In-Room Amenities

In each of our hotel rooms, suites, or self-catering accommodation, you’ll enjoy all the perks expected of a luxury hotel. Coupled with a few more extras, you’ll feel like royalty. From fluffy robes to super-soft slippers, luxurious beauty products, complimentary cocktails, and breakfast delivered to your door the next morning.

Personalisable Technology

This specifically designed accommodation boasts exciting technology that allows you to personalise your stay. Take advantage of mood-lighting, Bluetooth speakers, Smart TVs or even a 108” inch underground cinema our Bon Vivant Smart Villa for features that will make you feel right at home. You won’t ever want to leave.

All of this, on top of rooms with their own individual decor – ensure that your stay at the Cranleigh Boutique is as personal as can be.

Of course, it’s not just technology, luxury breaks are all about unwinding and relaxing. This is why we’ve made a conscious effort to take luxury bathing to the next level. All our rooms are equipped with some unbelievable features. Choose from rooms with indoor air spa baths with concealed TVs, large supersize baths with mood lighting, or outdoor hot tubs that can accommodate six people!

Indulgent Experiences

We’ve also partnered with local beauty supplier Pure Lakes to offer our guests gentle & naturally sourced beauty products to use during their stay. These are often purchased after the guests check out because they love them so much! Bath time has never been so blissful. 

Additionally, if you’re really looking to indulge, guests may take advantage of off-site spa passes to access the local spa. Access saunas, steam rooms, hot tubs, and whirlpools, or book in for a well-deserved spa treatment.

Our Top USPs

That’s not all though. Whilst many guests value our great service, products, and accommodation – they stay time and time again for our guest perks, location, and nearby attractions. Read on below to find out more…

Guest discounts

A perk of staying in our luxury 5 star hotel in the Lake District hotel is that you’ll receive exclusive discounts on some of the best local venues. However, this also applies to all our guests who stay in our off-site accommodation as well.

If you’ve not yet had the pleasure of staying with us, you’ll be glad to hear that all Cranleigh guests enjoy 10% off all food & beverages at our 3 sister venues located in Bowness on Windermere. They’re all just a few minutes away from our hotel & accommodation. 

Here’s just a little more about them below.

The Fizzy Tarté

The Fizzy Tarté

Best known for their spectacular cocktails, luxury afternoon tea, and charcuterie boards. Sit back relax and sip on cocktails in their luxury Bowness cocktail bar or outdoors on their sun terrace. 



The first pacific-rim-inspired restaurant in the Lake District. Visit for the delicious street food and stay for live music at weekends, cocktails in the tiki, or a sing-song in the karaoke pod.

Lake View Garden Bar

Lake View Garden Bar

Home to the best bar with a view in the Lake District. Boasting panoramic views of Lake Windermere over two terraces. Serving American & English street food from breakfast til late.

Nearby Attractions

Bowness on Windermere is known for being the heart of the Lake District with its bustling village center, great range of eateries, and activities. Whether you’re visiting for the night, or making a few days of it – there’s so much to do just a stone’s throw away from our 5 star luxury hotel. 

See our latest blogs for a list of our recommended attractions and things to do in the Lake District.

Lake District Museums – Things to do in the Lake District

Lake District Museums – Things to do in the Lake District

Lake District Museums - Things to do in the Lake District. Ruskin Museum · Dove Cottage · Motor Museum and more!

Lake District Attractions – Things to do in the Lake District

Lake District Attractions – Things to do in the Lake District

Lake District Attractions - Things to do in the Lake District. Slate mines, steam trains, the world of Beatrix Potter and more!

Lake District Activities – Things to do in the Lake District

Lake District Activities – Things to do in the Lake District

Lake District Activities - Things to do in the Lake District. Paddleboarding, walking with alpacas, exploring the highest peaks in England, and more!

Places to eat in Bowness on Windermere, Lake District

Places to eat in Bowness on Windermere, Lake District

Places to eat in Bowness on Windermere - Mio Mondo, Hole In't Wall, Rastellis, Applegarth Restaurant and more!

Cocktail bars in Windermere – 6 bars you must visit when in the Lake District

Cocktail bars in Windermere – 6 bars you must visit when in the Lake District

So when you’re in the Lake District, where exactly are the best places to kick back and relax with a yummy cocktail in your hand? Well… we’ve found you 6...

The Cranleigh Boutique Guest App

The Cranleigh Boutique guest app allows you to navigate your stay with ease and gives you access to a range of luxurious perks listed above! 

Be ready for your stay by downloading our app, which:

★ Saves you money with guest discounts at our sister venues.

★ Allows you to access MEWS Navigator so you can control your stay.

★ Gives you maps, menus and the ability to order at our other businesses.

★ Full guest information from where to park to which packages you could add to your booking.

Enviable Location

And last but not least, location! Our hotel’s location in Bowness, alongside our rooms, service, and amenities is undoubtedly one of the most important factors for choosing to stay with us.

Furthermore, we are close to everything you could ever need, should that be local shops, restaurants, pubs, cafes, or even ice cream parlors! Subsequently, we’re also only an hour and a half from Manchester, a 3.5hr train ride from London.

Then, there is the scenery we’re just a stone’s throw from one of the most popular attractions in the Lake District… Lake Windermere. Enjoy a spot of paddleboarding, enjoy a romantic lake cruise, or take in the scenery by the shore. Get those mountain snaps whilst sipping a cocktail or two, or enjoy them on your suite patio so once you have finished exploring the Lakes!

Don’t just take our word for it

Lastly, we hope we’ve convinced you that we are the place you’ll want to stay. Equally, we’re so confident that you will stay with us, that there are 5 top luxury 5-star hotels in the Lake District that we recommend you check out before you come and book with us.


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