Guest Facilities

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At Near Howe, we’d like your stay to be as comfortable as possible. As well as complimentary Wifi, free parking and the use of the gardens and outdoor seating areas, our guests also have access to:


A large, gas fired BBQ with utensils is available. We ask that guests clean the BBQ after use so that it’s ready for other guests to use.


There is a laundry room with 2 washing machines and a tumble dryer. These are all coin operated (£1 for 1 hour).

DVDs / Books / Games

A range of DVDs, books, indoor and outdoor games are available in the laundry room for guests to use.

Secure Bicycle Storage

There is a shed where you can store your bicycles. Please ask for the key on your arrival.

Dog Facilities

We welcome well-behaved dogs.

There is a large, fenced in field for exercising dogs (shared with the campervan pitches) and an area to wash your dog after muddy walks.

To ensure the safety of all our guests and surrounding wildlife, please keep an eye on your dog at all times and clean up after your dog.

Theatre Discounts

As an Ambassador of Theatre by the Lake our guests can get £3 off each ticket you book at the theatre. Details will be sent with your booking confirmation.

Note the discount may not apply to some shows and terms and conditions apply – see for details.

Stay at Near Howe

Luxury Self-catering Cottages

There are seven high-quality, tastefully decorated self-catering cottages set in large, spacious grounds. Our cottages sleep from 2 to 7 people, up to a maximum of 30 people for that perfect getaway with family and friends.

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Campervan Pitches

Near Howe is also a Certified Location site with the Motor Caravanners Club offering five non-electric grass pitches for small campervans with stunning views of the surrounding fells.

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An idyllic location

Being within the Lake District National Park and within an hours’ drive of the Solway Coast, Hadrian’s Wall and Carlisle there is an abundance of activities for you to enjoy. From exploring the fells, lakes, forest and history or just relaxing and enjoying the views, there is plenty on offer.

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