Afternoon tea at either Merewood, Brierywood or Cragwood

Afternoon tea and Lake cruise

Categories: Days Out

We've teamed up with our friends from Cragwood, Merewood and Briery Wood to offer this wonderful package of afternoon tea followed by a leisurely half lake cruise* on Windermere.

Enjoy a delicious afternoon tea with stunning Lakeland views, then walk through Brockhole gardens to reach your awaiting Red Cruise boat (10 - 20 minutes walk depending on which hotel you visit). If you fancy exploring the southern half of Windermere, then make your way to Bowness Pier to catch the Yellow Cruise to Lakeside and back.

It's the perfect way to treat someone special to a memorable experience, and enjoy all the wonders the Lake District has to offer for just £38.50 per person.

Briery Wood

Nestled in seven acres of gardens and woodland between Windermere and Ambleside, Briery Wood Hotel offers a tranquil country house experience moments from Lake Windermere. With its warm, friendly service and cosy lounges, it’s the perfect spot for enjoying a lovely afternoon tea.

Afternoon tea at Briery Wood


Perched on the shores of Lake Windermere, Cragwood Country House Hotel beckons with its enchanting twenty-acre estate of gardens and woodland. Guests can enjoy panoramic views of Lake Windermere and the fells, paired with a delightful afternoon tea, it promises an unforgettable experience. Plus, Brockhole jetty is just a few minutes' stroll away, making it the perfect combination.

Afternoon tea at Cragwood Country House Hotel


Perched above the Lake Windermere, lies Merewood Country House Hotel. Dating back to 1812, this Lake District gem exudes historical charm. With its breathtaking views and timeless elegance, Merewood is the perfect setting for indulging in afternoon tea. Paired with a scenic cruise from nearby Brockhole, it’s an ideal treat for any visitor.

Afternoon Tea at Merewood

More information

  • The afternoon tea and cruise is £38.50 per person
  • You can get on at any pier, Brockhole, Ambleside or Bowness (Brockhole being the closest to all three hotels)
  • To find out more about the afternoon tea you can head to Merewood Hotel, Crag Wood Hotel & Brierywood Hotel

Please contact The Hotels directly to book your place:

Map of Brockhole, Merewood, Briery Wood, and Cragwood

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