Stonecross Manor Hotel, is a superbly modernised leisure hotel in Kendal, right in the heart of the southern and central Lake District. The hotel offers an array of amenities including conference facilities with a choice of buffet options, an indoor heated swimming pool and luxury four poster en-suite rooms. The hotel is also the perfect venue for weddings, offering honeymoon suites with spa bath. Whatever your needs Stonecross Manor Hotel can oblige, with accommodation for weekend breaks, wedding parties, and romantic getaways in four-poster bedrooms.
All of our thirty rooms have en-suite bathrooms as well as tea and coffee making facilities. The style of rooms combines old-fashioned comfort with the best modern facilities. All guest rooms have been furnished to the very highest standard and have comfortable beds, a colour television, telephone, plenty of hanging space, tea and coffee making facilities, a writing desk, and a hairdryer. For an extra touch of luxury, why not opt for a four-poster room, king-size four poster room, or suite with spa bath. Perfect for romantic weekend breaks in the Lake District.
Guests can relax in one of the hotel's lounges, or take an aperitif in the Westmorland Bar, with walls adorned with historic photographs adding to the atmosphere.
Sample a delicious meal in Catherine's Restaurant, named after Catherine Parr the 6th Wife of Henry VIII who spent the early part of her life in Kendal. Stonecross Manor is proud of its team of professional chefs, who have designed menus with fresh local Lake District produce in mind.
Catherine's Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and evening dinner and is extremely popular with local residents as well!
The newly refurbished pool with steam room, massage jets and poolside spa is now open to guests and members. We're the perfect Lakeland wedding venue, and our Mary Howard Suite is an ideal venue to hold your wedding celebration. The suite incorporates its own bar, dance floor and wine station, ensuring a first class service for all of your guests. The suite itself can be arranged in many styles to suit your requirements. Honeymoon suites with spa baths are complimentary for the Bride & Groom with bookings of 100 guests or more.
Stonecross Manor also offers an excellent range of conference facilities to meet the requirements of your business. We can provide rooms for meetings, training days, interviews, promotional fairs, teambuilding days or other event types.
Stonecross Manor has a most interesting history, and was originally an orphanage for young girls who were to go into service. The property was bequeathed to Kendal in 1857 by the Squiress of Levens, Mrs Mary Howard. The house has been extensively modernised and converted to the fine building you see today.
Minimum of 2 nights over Bank Holidays.
Stonecross Manor is perfectly situated on the edge of Kendal, so you're close to Kendal's extensive range of stylish restaurants, country pubs, specialist shops and Kendal's many museums and attractions, including Abbot Hall Museum and Art Gallery. Lake Windermere is only a 20 minute drive away by car, and is easily accessible by train as well.
Travelling to Kendal from the North or South on the M6 take exit 36, onto the A590, signposted to South Lakes and Kendal. Do not take the left turn to Barrow but continue on the A591 - A6 South Kendal. You will pass a Shell petrol station on the left, take the next left, signposted South Kendal A6. Follow this road and you pass a car show room on your right.The Stonecross Manor Hotel is 500 yards from here, on the left hand side. The hotel car park is at the rear of the building but you may wish to unload your luggage at the front door.