Winter 2022

LUXLIFE MAGAZINE | 45 44 Winter 2022 For those seeking a rural idyll, The Belsfield Hotel is the perfect choice. A sophisticated 4-star hotel nestled on the banks of Lake Windermere directly facing the “Belle Isle”, it is one of the most majestic hotels in Bowness. Surrounded by picturesque gardens, The Belsfield offers opulent style and comfort to the most discerning of hotel guests. We experience the wonderful property, staff and amenities in this glorious corner of the Lake District. Serene Settings at The Bels fi eld Hotel If you want to see more of Lake Windermere and the surrounding countryside, then there’s a direct route from the hotel, so you can make the most of your time in the heart of this English pastoral paradise. The Belsfield Hotel is located on Kendal Road in Bowness-on-Windermere in the Lake District, which is an UNESCO World Heritage Site and close to a range of unique adventures and experiences. From guided walks and cycling tours to the Jetty Museum and Hawkshead Chocolate Factory, there’s something in the Lake District to suit every visitor. As well as enjoying the stunning views, gorgeous decor and great amenities, you’ll also get the very best service from the team at The Belsfield. The staff work tirelessly to offer every guest an unforgettable experience, and offer 24-hour support so you can anything you need, when you need it. You can even enjoy the hotel’s full menu delivered directly to your room if you don’t want to venture down to the restaurant, but we’d recommend you take at least one trip to this beautifully-decorated dining room. The Belsfield Restaurant & Brasserie offers an extensive array of dishes, provided in stylish and modern space that perfectly complements the natural beauty of the surrounding countryside, including the stunning garden terrace. Currently, the hotel offers an For guests seeking a luxurious hotel experience that typifies English hospitality and quaint country charm, The Belsfield is the perfect choice. This 16th Century hotel offers comfortable and elegant contemporary rooms in the idyllic surroundings of the Lake District. The Belsfield’s wings each house a variety of unique designer rooms, which all feature beautiful decor throughout. No detail is overlooked, and every corridor and room is uniquely decorated. Every suite can accommodate individuals, couples or even small families, and can be setup to meet any requirement. With 62 rooms, the staff have worked tirelessly to create a timeless look that will satisfy even the most particular of guests. The 25 Lake View bedrooms, one of which LUXlife enjoyed during our stay, offer stunning views so you can take in the tranquillity of Lake Windermere from the comfort of a sumptuously decorated indoor space. Every item in hotel is specifically chosen to offer a combination of classic style with contemporary comfort. From classic furniture pieces through to fabulous wallpaper prints, the interior design is curated to craft a unique ambiance and make guests feel right at home. All the standard amenities you’d expect are on offer, including Wi-Fi, ironing facilities, a TV and an in-room safe to store valuables. Each bathroom has a luxurious rainfall shower and many have underfloor heating and roll-top baths, which you can enjoy while looking out at the gorgeous view of the Lake District. extended menu of delicious foods that include afternoon teas, sandwiches, refreshing drinks and tasty main dishes. There’s something for everyone, including those who follow glutenfree or plant-based diets. The Belsfield’s menu combines quintessentially English ingredients with international flair to create an enjoyable and tantalising dining experience. Each dish is perfectly flavoured and the memory of the delicious treats resonates for long after you’ve left, so you’ll never forget your meal at this exceptional English eatery. Going forward, the eatery hopes to resume it's full fine-dining offering for guests and diners, who can eat in the Brasserie or the relaxed Lounge Bar, or even in the privacy of their own rooms if they so desire. The hotel’s Lounge Bar offers an intimate ambiance featuring a range of stylish features, such as the stand-out glowing marble-style bar and crystal light fixtures. The room has an air of vintage glamour, and the menu of classic cocktails and delicious drinks perfectly complements the atmosphere. Guests will adore the stunning surroundings and classic English house features, such as the grand library. If you love it enough, the hotel can even play host to special occasions or weddings! It’s also the perfect place to enjoy a unique Christmas celebration, with the hotel stunning decorated during the festive season. There’s also a range of experiences on offer as part of the hotel’s Christmas and New Year’s packages, including winter lake cruises and an in-house cinema experience. So, if you’re looking to enjoy the great English countryside and all the convenience you can think of, then we’d highly recommend a visit to The Belsfield Hotel. Exclusive