A fairytale gothic mansion, The Forest Side is the fulfilment of a romantic dream. Set in the magical Lake District landscape of Wordsworth’s beloved Grasmere, this beautiful house charmed visitors for over a century before falling into disrepair.

But, like Sleeping Beauty, The Forest Side has been reawakened. Enchanting gardens are emerging from the wilderness while our fabulous rooms are fit for any prince or princess. In the kitchen our talented head chef, Kevin Tickle, conjures menus inspired by the walled garden and countryside beyond.

THE CULMINATION OF AN 18 MONTH RENOVATION PROJECT, CUMBRIA'S MOST ANTICIPATED HOTEL IS NOW OPEN

A MAGICAL RETREAT SURROUNDED BY THE STUNNING COUNTRYSIDE OF WORDSWORTH'S BELOVED GRASMERE