Location

Nestled deep in the heart of the Lake District National Park, on the edge of the village of Far Sawrey, you will find West Vale Country House, an idyllic retreat where you can escape from it all and leave your cares behind. We are situated close to Esthwaite, Hawkshead, Coniston, Tarn Hows, Ambleside and the Langdales. Beatrix Potter's Cottage is a five minute walk away. The short ferry ride to Windermere is just a mile away.

Click on the map below to see the area and directions to this wonderful part of the Lake District National Park.

Upon arrival at West Vale Country House you will find a complimentary decanter of sherry awaiting in your room.

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Directions

From the North
Exit at Junction 36 on the M6. Take A591 to South Lakes. Take B5284 to Windermere and Ferry. Take Ferry. After ferry B5285, West Vale Country House is on the left, one and a half miles from the ferry. Just a little further on than the Cookoo Brow Inn.

Alternatively, From M6 Jn 36 Take the A591, then the A590 to Newby Bridge/Barrow. Take the  right hand turning to Hawkshead at the Swan Hotel in Newby Bridge. Just after passing Graythwaite Lodge you will see a fork inthe road sign posted Cunsey/Ferry/Far Sawrey. Take this little country road till you see a left hand turning signed Far Sawrey. Turn left here and keep going (past the Church)until you come to a T Junction. Turn left and we are just  over 50 yards on the left 

From the South
Exit at Junction 36 on the M6. Take A591 to South Lakes. Take B5284  to Windermere and Ferry. Take Ferry. After ferry B5285, West Vale Country House is on the left, one and a half miles from the ferry. Just a little further on than the Cookoo Brow Inn.

Getting here by train
North West Line To Oxenholme. Change to local Windermere line. Then make your way to Ferry. After the Ferry B5285,we are one and a half miles on the left. Just a little further on than the Cookoo Brow Inn.

From Manchester Airport
The West Pennine Train to Winderemere. Make Your way to the Ferry. We are situated one and a half miles from the ferry, B5285,on your left hand side, just a little further on past the Cookoo Brow Inn.