Burn How Experience

Burn How Boat On Lake
The nearest independent hotel to Bowness pier, from where you can explore Windermere, England’s largest lake by boat.

Cruises from 45 minutes to 3 hours depart throughout the day – or you can even spend all day on and around the lake with a Freedom of the Lake ticket.

Shoppers and browsers will delight in the speciality stores and attractions in the village, while you have the choice of over 50 different restaurants on our doorstep.

We aim to serve the best Breakfast in Bowness…

We believe that Breakfast should be one of the highlights of your stay at Burn How

Graze on our cold buffet of Fresh Fruits, Muesli, Yoghurts and Brioche
Before choosing from our famous Cumbrian Grill, Eggs Benedict or Smoked Salmon & Scrambled Eggs…to just name few

PLUS your stay with us includes complimentary Tea & Cake every afternoon.

In the evening, stroll into the lively resort of Bowness where you can choose from over 50 excellent restaurants for dinner.
Returning for a night-cap in our lounge bar, looking out into the loveliest garden – all year round.


Lounge & Reception

Nestled in the heart of Burn How’s private grounds is our central hub.

Here is where you can enjoy spectacular views of the garden while enjoying breakfast and drinks throughout the day and evening.

In the Lounge you can relax with the papers or sink into a good book. For those who need to keep in touch with the office or family & friends while away, complimentary wireless Internet access is also available.

Bar 4
Bar 3


Our Lounge Bar is open throughout the day and evening.

Join us in the bar for a pre-dinner drink before heading out to dine and at the end of your day, return to Burn How and relax in the congenial atmosphere of the lounge bar. On summer evenings, take in the beautiful surroundings of the patio and gardens.
We have a varied choice on offer from gins and vodkas from Lakes Distillery to an array of local ales from Hawkshead and Coniston Breweries.