Bridge Hotel


"... Rural tranquility intentionally simple..."


Best online prices guaranteed. Online booking is available 24 hours a day 365 days a year. You can check live availability online, and book your rooms without paying commission.

We have not put our Christmas package together for 2019 yet. This is just to show what we would normally include in the package. Dates, prices and details yet to be confirmed.

How would you like to spend Christmas in The Lake District? Come to Buttermere and be treated in one of Britain’s most scenic Winter valleys. A traditionally warm and friendly welcome awaits you for the Festive season. Our three day Christmas package is listed below, and we welcome you to extend your stay either before or after for as little as £50.00 per night.

Please note, we do require a non-refundable/transferable deposit of £200.00 per person.

2017 Christmas Package



24th December:

  • Bed and Breakfast accommodation
  • Early bird dinner at a reduced rate of £24.95 per person if pre-booked in advance of your arrival.

25th December:

  • Full Cumbrian breakfast.
  • Champagne and canape reception 6:00pm – 6:45pm.
  • Five course Christmas Dinner at 7:00 pm in the Restaurant.
  • Complimentary tea or coffee in the Residents lounge.

26th December:

  • Full Cumbrian breakfast.
  • Complimentary tea, coffee and mince pies between 3:30pm and 4:30pm in the Residents lounge.
  • Boxing Day Dinner.

27th December:

  • Full Cumbrian breakfast.

Fancy arriving earlier or staying later?

Standard/Single£55.00 per person per night
Superior£60.00 per person per night
Four-Poster£65.00 per person per night

Frequently asked questions

Are you open all year?
We are open for 49 weeks of the year, and are closed from 3rd January 2017 and will re-open on the 27th January 2017. During this time we operate a limited reception service so please feel free to book online or leave us a voicemail.
Are you dog friendly?
Yes, we are! In fact, we are the only doggy friendly Hotel in Buttermere. All of our Standard rooms in the hotel, one of each type of our apartments (large and small),our Walker`s Bar and Reception area are dog friendly.
Do you serve food all day?
Yes, we do. We serve from 9:00am to 9:30pm. We serve breakfast, lunch, dinner, Cream tea, tea and coffee are available as well.
Do I need to book a table in the bar?
We apologise, but we do not take reservations in the bar area. We operate on a first come, first served basis. The Hotel Restaurant is open for bookings in the evenings from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. You can enquire via email or call the hotel any time.
What is the best way to get to you?
We recommend coming through the Cockermouth, Lorton way. Unfortunately we are unable to provide highway information other than the route we take to work. Please refer to other websites, and plan your journey ahead.
Are you family friendly?
Yes, we are. We have cots and camp beds available in the hotel or self-catering apartments. We also have high-chairs in the bar.
I made a reservation earlier, can I cancel?
Please refer to our Terms and Conditions where you can find information about our cancellation policy.
Can you accommodate late arrivals?
Yes, but please notify us in advance and access arrangements can be made
Do you have Wi-Fi?
We offer Wi-Fi in our Resident`s Lounge, Reception and bar area. Due to poor service, there is no Wi-Fi, television or mobile signal in the bedrooms. Self-Catering apartments are equipped with TV and DVD player.
Do you cater for special dietaries?
Our chefs would be delighted to look after you with your gluten free diet. We also cater for vegetarians. To ensure that we are prepared please let us know at the time of booking, or call ahead.
Is there a bus to Buttermere?
During the season (Easter until end of October) there is a bus service operating from Keswick to Buttermere. Should you need more information please download the timetable.
What can I pay with?
We accept all major credit/debit cards apart from American Express. Please note, there is a minimum spend of £10.00 in the bars.