Frequently Asked Questions

Read our FAQs below to learn more about parking, check in times & hotel amenities at The Belsfield Hotel.

Is there free parking at The Belsfield Hotel?

Yes, The Belsfield Hotel offers secure and free parking on site through Parking Eye when you book direct. This includes accessible parking. Don’t forget to register your car at reception.

What are the check-in and check-out times at The Belsfield Hotel?

At The Belsfield Hotel, the check-in time is 3pm and the check-out time is 11am.

Is The Belsfield a family friendly hotel?

The Belsfield is a family friendly hotel located in the Lake District. We offer family rooms that are spacious, include complimentary Wi-Fi and sleep up to 4 people (2 adults & 2 children).

Does The Belsfield Hotel offer accessible facilities?

Yes, The Belsfield Hotel offers accessible parking, as well as spacious accessible hotel rooms.

Does The Belsfield Hotel have a restaurant?

The Belsfield Hotel offers fine dining at The Belsfield Restaurant, which serves both stunning lakeside views and AA rosette awarded cuisine. We also have The Brasserie, which provides a more relaxed dining experience, where we offer a selection of classic British dishes. You can enjoy sophisticated Afternoon Tea at The Belsfield or enjoy a drink or cocktail at the Lounge Bar.

What is the cancellation policy at The Belsfield Hotel?

The cancellation policy depends on the rate you have booked. To find out more information about the terms and conditions of your booking, contact us directly by

How to find us:

Manchester Airport:

If you are flying into the UK via Manchester Airport, then you will be just a 90 minute drive from The Belsfield Hotel. The best route to take is to join the M56 and then follow the M60, M61 and M6 to Cumbria (A590). Take exit 36 off the M6 before following the A591 and B5284 to the A5074 in Bowness-on-Windermere.

Liverpool Airport:

If you are arriving into Liverpool Airport then you are 1 hour and 40 minutes from The Belsfield Hotel. Join the M62 from Speke Blvd and Knowsley Espy/A5300 and then follow the M6 to the A590 in Cumbria and then take exit 36 off the M6. Finally, take the A591 and B5284 to the A5074 in Bowness-on-Windermere.

Carlisle Lake District Airport:

Carlisle Airport is known as the gateway to the Lake District and recently launched commercial and business services from Carlisle for the first time in more than 25 years with Loganair. This airport has arriving and departing flights to top destinations such as Dublin, Belfast, London Southend, Edinburgh, Cardiff, Birmingham, Brussels and more. To get from Carlisle Airport to The Belsfield Hotel, just follow Little Corby Road on to the A69 before following the M6 to the B6261 and then take exit 39 off the M6. Finally, take the A6 and A5074 into Bowness on Windermere.

Nearest Train Stations:

Windermere Station 

There’s a direct service from Manchester to Windermere Station and the area to the east of the Lake District is served by the West Coast mainline. This connects the cities of London and Glasgow to the stations of Oxenholme, Penrith, and Carlisle, all of which then provide onward travel to Windermere Station. Both Kendal and Staveley stations are also within ten miles of the lake. Windermere Station itself is about 10 minutes away from The Belsfield Hotel and the number 555 bus will serve that route. Alternatively, you can catch a 5 minute taxi.

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