Lake District Offers

Macdonald Leeming House

Ullswater 4-Star Hotel

A Regency house overlooking Ullswater, the Macdonald Leeming House has an award-winning restaurant and views of the Cumbrian Fells. It is a 15-minute drive from the M6 motorway.

The en-suite bedrooms are decorated in a traditional style and all have flat-screen TVs and seating areas. Some rooms have balconies with lake views.

The Regency Restaurant has an AA Rosette Award and serves modern British cuisine. The conservatory and terrace offer a more relaxed setting for informal lunches and dinners.

The hotel has 22 acres of grounds and offers croquet on the lawn and private fishing on the river. Indoors, there is a drawing room, library and sitting room with log fires in the winter.

Macdonald Leeming House
The View!
The Library
Our Bedrooms

Perfect Surroundings

With grounds sweeping down to the shore of Ullswater, Macdonald Leeming House nestles amongst some of the most stunning scenery in the Lake District. A tranquil and prestige hideaway awaits you.

Beautiful Rooms

All rooms have en suite facilities and free Wi-Fi access. Tea and coffee making facilities and satellite TVs are also provided, and most rooms offer scenic views across the lake and fells. Free parking is also available.

Bedroom in Macdonald Leeming House

Book A Room at Macdonald Leeming House

Macdonald Leeming House is one of the finest 4-star hotels in the Lake District, offering luxury and comfort in beautiful surroundings. Set in 22 acres of beautiful grand gardens in the countryside of Cumbria, our 200-year-old country house hotel has breath-taking scenery and fine facilities. With direct access to the shores of Ullswater and a private fishing licence, our Lake District hotel in Ullswater hotel is a perfect venue for celebrations, events and conferences. We boast superior accommodation, stylish meeting and function rooms, as well as immaculate gardens and woodland.

We invite you to roam the impressive Lake District countryside and take in the glorious scenery. And once you’ve finished exploring we recommend you dine in the fabulous Regency Restaurant, We serve food all day in our Bar and Lounges including our Mad Hatters Afternoon Tea.

Here you’ll experience the perfect retreat whether you’re on a romantic break away, a business trip or exploring the surrounding countryside.

Leeming House is just a short journey from Penrith, Pooley Bridge and Glenridding. We also have an activity centre with various water sports, rock-climbing, archery and even corporate team building events, all which can be booked through the hotel.

Now awarded Silver star status from the AA for our superior level of quality, specifically for the high standards of our hospitality, service and cleanliness.

The Regency Restaurant

Macdonald Leeming House Menu

Experience award-winning dining amidst one of the most spectacular landscapes in the Lake District at our Regency Restaurant, which holds one prestigious AA rosette, awarded for our classic British dishes, prepared with the freshest, seasonal ingredients.

The Regency Restaurant also serves breakfast, where guests can begin the day with a traditional full English breakfast or enjoy the selection from our continental buffet.

We respectfully ask guests to observe a smart dress code for dinner. Preferably no jeans or training shoes.

Macdonald Leeming House Menu

Meeting Rooms

Escape to inspiring landscapes at Macdonald Leeming House, the ideal venue for your next business meeting or conference.

Set in the heart of the Lake District, our hotel provides a relaxing and comfortable retreat from the stresses and strains of the office environment. We can also provide facilitate team-building activities including sailing, canoeing, archery and more.

Ullswater Activities

Outdoor Activity Stays
Midweek including activity stay package, Luxury Bedroom including full Cumbrian breakfast and half day outdoor activity.
Weekend activity stay package, Luxury bedroom including full Cumbrian breakfast and half day outdoor activity.

Indoor Activity Stays
Midweek including Sunday activity stay package, Luxury bedroom including full Cumbrian breakfast and half day outdoor activity.
Weekend activity stay package, Luxury bedroom including full Cumbrian breakfast and half day outdoor activity.

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