Facilities at Elterwater Park

There are plenty of facilities available at Elterwater Park in order to ensure you have an enjoyable and comfortbale stay. These include our guest lounge with lovely views of the garden and a wood buring stove to keep you warm on cooler days. On warmer days you can sit in our beautiful garden, enjoy the views of the surrounding fells and watch the birds on the feeders. We occasionally offer an honesty bar and wine list available for you to choose from and we even have our own tea room serving homemade cakes and light refreshments. 

Guest Lounge with wood burner

Guest Lounge

Elterwater Park  has a comfortable guest lounge  with wonderful views of the garden and the fells beyond. Sit and relax watching a variety of birds, listen to music, read a book or play a board game. It is also stocked with lots of local information leaflets, walk books, magazines and maps for you to plan your day. . Whatever you choose to do, Elterwater Park is your home as long as you are a guest and we hope that you will feel comfortable and relaxed during your stay.

Garden & Grounds

Elterwater Park has a beautiful garden for our guests to use. It is a peaceful haven where you can sit and relax in the aroma of lavender and watch the many birds on the bird feeders. Also a lovely place to relax after a walk with a glass of your favourite drink, whilst drinking in the views of Loughrigg fell.

We also have a number of free range chickens who you will probably encounter wandering through the grounds and nearby fields.


Honesty Bar

Honesty Bar & Wine List

Elterwater Park is fully licensed. There is an honesty bar with wine and champagne glasses, tumblers, cork screws and bottle openers for your use if you wish to bring your favourite tipple, or we are also licensed if you wish to purchase from us. There is a wine list available for you to choose from.

Muddy Boots Tea Room

The Barn Tea Rooms are situated in the original cow byres on the ground floor of a traditional Lakeland Bank Barn, just across the cobbled yard from the main house. Tables and chairs are arranged in the old stalls. There is a lovely roaring log fire to keep you warm on colder days. On sunny days there can be nothing nicer than to sit outside in the garden where tables, benches and chairs are arranged, to eat your meal gazing out towards Loughrigg and the surrounding fields, and watching the birds on our bird feeders.

We serve tea, coffee, homemade cake and light refreshments.

We can also cater for Baby showers, Hen Tea Parties, funeral teas, christenings or good old fashioned family teas.

For those of you who may not know, our Tea Room is seasonal, We are open most weekends and occasionally during the week, especially during busy times. Call us to see if we are open.

Muddy Boots Tea Room
Ice Cream

Ice Cream

We also sell Luxury English Lakes Ice Cream in a variety of flavours to refresh you whilst you are walking through or sit and enjoy in the garden! Open most days in Late Spring and Summer.