Hotels in Cumbria
The Riverside Hotel, a converted 18th century tannery set on five floors, is situated on the banks of the River Kent in Kendal beneath the ruins of the town’s 12th century castle. A short walk away is the centre of this famous market town with its bustling shops, galleries and museums. It’s also close to the train and bus station, is only a 20 minute drive from Lake Windermere and convenient for all the must-see attractions.
The hotel has 58 ensuite bedrooms including two small suites. There are 7 'fur-free' bedrooms added to compliment our existing 51 pet-friendly rooms.
For family groups or those with older children we have the option to book adjoining rooms to allow extra space whilst staying close.
All the bedrooms are spacious with en-suite bathrooms, most have river views and include a hospitality tray with drinks and biscuits, a television with Freeview, free WiFi, direct dial telephone, hairdryer and ironing facilities. Safes are available upon request.
58 en-suite bedrooms, including two junior suites
River View Restaurant
The Tannery Bar & Bistro
Sanctuary Health Club with pool, spa pool, sauna, steam room and gym
Two, well-equipped meeting rooms
Free, undercover car parking for 40 cars, with further spaces five minutes away
Dogs welcome in most bedrooms, including in the bar
Free wireless internet access
Near to train and bus stations
Stair-lift to access bedrooms and a room with a roll in shower - it’s easy to access the pool.