Maps & Directions to Gilpin Hotel & Lake House

To Gilpin Hotel

  • From the North or South leave the M6 at junction 36.
  • Take the A590 dual carriageway (which becomes the A591) following the signs to South Lakes.
  • At the roundabout just North of Kendal take the first exit which is the B5284 signposted Hawkshead via Ferry and Crook.
  • Gilpin is 5 miles along this road on the right hand side just after the Wild Boar.
  • Once in the grounds, please turn left towards ‘Arrivals’, where our concierge team will greet you. Please leave your luggage in the car and we will unload for you.

PLEASE NOTE – USING OUR POSTCODE WITH SAT NAVS WILL SEND YOU TO THE WRONG PLACE!
Please input ‘Gilpin Hotel & Lake House’ (not the postcode) into your SatNav, this will bring you to our door. If you put in our postcode (LA23 3NE) SatNavs will take you towards Linthwaite House Hotel, about half a mile east of Gilpin. We are situated on the Crook Road in between the Wild Boar (LA23 3NF) and Windermere Golf Course (LA23 3NB).

To Gilpin Lake House

  • From the North or South leave the M6 at junction 36.
  • Take the A590 dual carriageway (which becomes the A591) following the signs to South Lakes.
  • At the roundabout just North of Kendal take the first exit which is the B5284 signposted Hawkshead via Ferry and Crook.
  • Approximately 1 ½ miles after Crook village, just after the sign for Gilpin Farm Hollythwaite, turn left directly opposite The Wild Boar Hotel and follow the lane through Michelland Farm and continue up the hill.
  • You will go past one turning (on your left), very soon after you will also see on your left a set of black iron gates signed “Gilpin Lake House”. You have arrived!
  • Follow the drive to the end on arrival where we will greet you and unload your luggage for you.
  • We would kindly request that after your arrival, you use the car park at the bottom of the drive in order to preserve the peace of the property.

Helipad Co-ordinates

GILPIN HOTEL HELIPAD CO-ORDINATES

N54 21.33’
W02 52.39’
Please call reception on 015394 88818 (option 1) to give an estimated time of arrival, if possible at least 24 hours in advance.

GILPIN LAKE HOUSE HELIPAD CO-ORDINATES

N54 20.48’
W0002 52.82’
Elevation – 489 feet
Landing at the Lake House is by prior arrangement only.