Arguably the prettiest village in the Lake District, Hawkshead is a traditional Lakeland village with some of the country’s finest scenery just on your doorstep.

There are a great choice of pubs and cafes in the village, all within a minutes walk of the Hawkshead Suites. We do recommend booking a table in the evenings as the pubs can be very busy.

Kings Arms

Queens Head

Red Lion

Sun Inn

Kittchen – The Cat Cafe
Ginny’s Teapot
Old Cobblers Cafe
Poppi Red
The Sun Cottage Cafe

Hawkshead village boasts a wide range of local produce shops, delicatessens, relish shops, an Ice Cream Shop in the summer, gift shops including The Peter Rabbit shop, Beatrix Potter and Lake District Art galleries, a Chocolate Factory, outdoor clothing, a well stocked Co-Op open till 10pm in the evenings and many more…