Welcome to Kirkstile Inn

A warm welcome awaits at our fabulous Lake District Inn, which is ideally located at the foot of Mellbreak close to Loweswater, Crummock Water, Buttermere, Ennerdale and Whinlatter Forest

Cumbrian Ales - Buy Our Beer

Click & Collect Beer

12 x 500ml Bottles, Mini Casks, Presentation Cases
Buy our beer online and collect it from Kirkstile Inn. 
Secure online payments with PayPal or debit/credit card.
All orders to be collected from Kirkstile Inn (CA13 0RU) at anytime Mon - Sat 12 - 4.30pm.
Social distancing measures in place.

Newly Refurbished Bedrooms

Newly Reburbished Bedrooms

We offer a choice of eleven bedrooms including seven in the main inn and all of the bedrooms have recently been refubished.

Bedrooms

Prices & Offers

Food & Drink

Our Brewery

Food & Drink

Led by Head chef Paul Williamson, the talented kitchen team aim to provide great quality food in a relaxed environment. Coming to Kirkstile is not just for a special occasion.

Salmon Salad

Superb Lake District Location

Gift Vouchers

Gift Vouchers

Treat someone special to a gift voucher for Kirkstile Inn, and give an experience to cherish

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Latest News

  • KIRKSTILE INN -  WE ARE OPEN FROM 4JULY

    KIRKSTILE INN - WE ARE OPEN FROM 4JULY

    You can now book rooms for dates from 4th July via this website. 

    We are also now taking table reservations. Phone us on 01900 85219 between 9 and 4.30 Monday to Saturday.

    Following govt guidelines reservations are essential to guraantee a table. There will be restricted times and tables available.
    Our new food service times are -

    Monday - Saturday 
    Lunches - 12 - 2.30pm
    Evenings - 5.30 to 9pm

    Sunday
    Lunch - 12-3pm
    Evening 5.30-9pm

    You will be welcome to come for just a drink but it will depend on availability of tables at the time. 

    We are also offering afternoon teas from 2.30 to 4pm

    Due to restrictions we cannot reserve tables for more than 8 people.

    A reduced summer menu will be available on our website next week.

    We look forward to seeing you all!

     

  • Britain's best pubs revealed in brand new AA guide

    Britain's best pubs revealed in brand new AA guide

    Britain's best pubs have been revealed in a brand new guide by the AA and Kirkstile Inn has been mentioned as follows: The Kirkstile Inn in Cockermouth, Cumbria, is set among woods, fells and lakes and has an 'authentic, traditional and well-looked feel'.
    View the article here

  • Featured in The Guardian

    Featured in The Guardian

    We are very pleased to announce that we have been mentioned in a recent article for Top 20 Lakes in Europe and Loweswater in Lake District mentioned along with the iconic Kirkstile Inn! 
    View the article here

  • Winter Offer

    Winter Offer

    From just £137 per night based on a minimum of 2 nights. This includes breakfast and a 2 course dinner in the bar or dining room, you can book direct on-line at www.kirkstile.com or ring us on 01900 85219. We look forward to welcoming you again at Kirkstile

  • CAMRA award given to Kirkstile Inn for Pub of the Year 2019

    CAMRA award given to Kirkstile Inn for Pub of the Year 2019

    Fantastic news: Following on from our very successful Beer Festival 2019 we were awarded the Cumbria branch pub of the year 2019 by West Cumbria CAMRA branch.
    Well done to everyone!