St Mary's Mount Country House in Ulverston sits within an acre of stunning walled gardens and has far reaching views across to Ulverston and Morecambe Bay beyond. Dating from 1825, the house is brimming with elegant period charm featuring a guest lounge with free WiFi and an open fire. Bedrooms contain genuine antique beds and guests are welcome to relax in the conservatory and beautiful garden area with sea views.
Ulverston is famous for its internationally acclaimed festivals and superb local fell walking. The town sits on the edge of the Lake District National Park, within easy reach of the Cumbria Coast and the Yorkshire Dales. St Mary's Mount is in a peaceful area of Ulverston just below the famous Hoad Monument. The town centre's choice of quaint old inns, character independent shops and restaurants are just a 5 minute walk away. Lake Windermere and Coniston Water are both within a 10 mile radius and the Yorkshire Dales is a 90 mile drive away.
Eight individually styled rooms are rich in Victorian furnishings, featuring genuinely antique beds with luxury mattresses and fine bed linen. Bathrooms are contemporary and appointed to a high standard with Jacuzzis and/or power showers.
All rooms have views either towards Morecambe Bay and Ulverston or the gardens. Facilities include TVs, tea making facilities, hairdryers and bathrobes.
Ulverston famously has a passion for local Cumbrian produce, and hosts Marion and Gerry share that passion. Our breakfasts include locally sourced produce where possible. Generous breakfasts are freshly prepared daily and include our homemade jams and marmalades, together with eggs from our own hens.
Food is an important part of our lives at St Mary's Mount and we firmly believe in fresh cooked foods made with the finest ingredients, preferably local and organic. The jams and marmalades enjoyed at breakfast are all homemade and we are only too happy to cater for special dietary requirements, please discuss these with us at the time of booking.
Exit the M6 at Junction 36, and follow the A590 towards Barrow. On arriving in Ulverston at the second roundabout take a right turn to the town centre and continue following the road around to the junction.
Take a sharp right turn onto Church Walk, and follow the road up around to the left past the church, then carry on around to the right, Belmont.
Take the first turn left signed Hoad Monument. St Mary's Mount driveway is on your right just behind a high stone wall.