Nestled within a secluded valley high in the Cumbrian Fells, yet only minutes from the M6, The BEST WESTERN Shap Wells Hotel is a comfortable and traditional hotel offering high standards of service in a friendly and attentive atmosphere and is the perfect spot from which to explore the Lake District, Yorkshire Fells, and Border Country. /p
All rooms are en suite and feature tea and coffee making facilities, satellite TV, and free Wi-Fi. Free public parking is available. Pets are allowed, additional cost applies.
Arrival at the hotel begins with a mile long drive along a private road, with breathtaking and rugged scenery in every direction, sheep and cattle along the way, a pretty waterfall, and a trickling stream running by the front door.
Whatever your ideal activity, be it long strenuous walks or gentle strolls, you will experience the peace and serenity of breaking free from the madding crowd and return to a warm welcome and comfortable surroundings.
For our business guests, we offer a fully equipped business centre with 7 meeting rooms to accommodate from 8 to 180, in addition to our Birkbeck Restaurant, which is ideal for larger groups.
With ample free parking, outstanding views and space and tranquility that the rural surroundings provide, our guests return to us time after time.
When approaching Shap Wells from most directions you should join the M6 and travel to junction 39.
When Travelling from Kendal take the A6 north, over Shap Fell, after about 12 miles the hotel s advance warning sign will be seen. The hotel drive is about 3/4 of a mile further on, on the right.
When travelling form the east on the A66 take the A685 at Brough, through Kirkby Stephen and Tebay (about 16 miles) then join the M6 north to junction 39.
FROM JUNCTION 39 ON THE M6On leaving the M6 take the road signed for KENDAL.After 9/10 mile turn left at the T juction, sign for Shap Wells Hotel & Kendal.After 2/10 miles the hotel s advance warning sign will be on the left.After 1/2 a mile turn left into the hotel drive, there is a sign opposite the turning.The hotel drive is a mile long single-track road.The hotel comes into view in the last few hundred yards of the drive.
Nearest motorway: M6, J39, 2.00 miles Nearest train station: Oxenholme, 15.00 miles Nearest airport: Newcastle, 90.00 miles Free parking on site (120 spaces) On site disabled parking (2 spaces) - See more at: in and check out times
You can check in from 15:00. You need to check out by 11:00.