Ashness Farm

A 16th Century B&B in the Borrowdale Valley

Belted Galloway cattle graze in front of Ashness Farm

Ashness Farm provides an idyllic location whether you are a regular or first time visitor to the lakes. We are situated to the southern end of Derwentwater in the beautiful picturesque Borrowdale valley, we are between the famous Ashness bridge and the stunning vista of Surprise view and close to the market town of Keswick.

A 500 year old working farm house

Ashness Farm with its origins in the 16th century belongs to the National Trust and is a traditional working fell farm. The farmhouse is a grade 1 listed building and has a lot of old fashioned charm with many original features.

Ashness Farm front of the farmhouseWorking farm - Ashness farm is 750 acres and farms Herdwick sheep, Belted Galloway cattle & more.
Ashness Farm accommodation5 rooms to choose from - Modern beds, showers, baths & toiletries in a traditional setting.
Ashness Farm dining roomOur famous breakfasts - People often comment that they skip lunch because of the size of breakfast. Visit us to find out why.
Ashness Farm - road leading up to the farmhouse