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Glenthorne Guest House

Grasmere, Cumbria, England

Glenthorne Guest House in Grasmere, Cumbria, England
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About Glenthorne Guest House

In the heart of the Lake District, Glenthorne Guest House offers bed and breakfast 5 minutes’ walk from Grasmere village. With free parking and Wi-Fi, this peaceful Victorian retreat also functions as a Quaker Centre.


Nearby towns & villages..

Loughrigg Tarn, near Grasmere.

Grasmere (397 Pictures)

(0.3 miles, 0.5 km)

This tiny stone village is beautifully set between the tranquil waters of Grasmere Lake and the jagged heights of Helm Crag and Nab Scar..

Grasmere Lake

Rydal (61 Pictures)

(2.0 miles, 3.3 km, direction SE)

Rydal in the lake district will be forever associated with the poet William Wordsworth who lived here and whose works reflect the beautiful landscape that so vividly captured his imagination almost from the moment he was born...

Langdale Pikes

Elterwater (24 Pictures)

(2.1 miles, 3.3 km, direction S)

Elterwater is barely 200ft above sea level, it is picturesquely set beneath the glories of the Langdale Pikes..

Little Langdale

Little Langdale (38 Pictures)

(3.1 miles, 4.9 km, direction SW)

Little Langdale is a delightful hamlet in a hauntingly beautiful area lying above the Furness Fells...

St Mary's Church, Ambleside

Ambleside (836 Pictures)

(3.5 miles, 5.6 km, direction SE)

Ambleside, meaning "Shieling" or summer pasture by the riverbank, lies next to the northern shore of Lake Windermere. A busy victorian town ideal as a base when visiting the Lake District..

The path at the end of Stonethwaite Campsite, used by a lot of walkers

Stonethwaite (5 Pictures)

(5.7 miles, 9.2 km, direction NW)

Tucked away in a quiet part of Borrowdale where streams tumble down crags amongst a patchwork of old pack-horse trails, scenery does not come more beautiful than that which surrounds this peaceful hamlet in the Langstrath Valley...

Hawkshead Church

Hawkshead (116 Pictures)

(6.2 miles, 10.0 km, direction S)

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Nearby attractions..

Dove Cottage, the Home of poet William Wordsworth, at Grasmere, The Lake District.

Dove Cottage (6 Pictures)

(0.7 miles, 1.1 km)

Dove cottage in the Lake District is the former home of the poet William Wordsworth and is where he wrote much of his famous.....

Old Dungeon Ghyll

The Lake District (1473 Pictures)

(2.3 miles, 3.7 km, direction W)

I first saw the Lake District many years ago, when for eight out of my eleven day sojourn, it rained, and rained! None-the-less,.....

Overlooking Langdale Valley from Pike o Stickle

Langdale Pikes (40 Pictures)

(3.5 miles, 5.6 km, direction W)

These famous pikes rise loftily above the village of Langdale, whilst below visitors can savour the wild and desolate beauty of.....

Tarn Hows 8

Tarn Hows (89 Pictures)

(4.9 miles, 7.9 km, direction S)

This exceptional magical landscape is known as Beatrix Potter Country. For it is here amongst Lakeland's magnificent tarns and.....

Brothers Water from Kirkstone Pass, English Lakes. September 2006. Cannon Powershot 400

Brothers Water (6 Pictures)

(5.1 miles, 8.2 km, direction NE)

Dorothy Wordsworth (c.1771-1855, diarist, poet, sister of William ) referred to it as "..the glittering lively lake..". The.....

Bowder stone steps

The Bowder Stone (6 Pictures)

(7.4 miles, 11.9 km, direction NW)

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