Cumbria Bed and Breakfast

as advertised in Diva & recommended by The Guardian best B & B guide 2008

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Castle Court is a converted Westmorland bank barn, situated high on the fells above the villages of Crosby Ravensworth and Shap.  Although not far from the village it is remote, overlooking the Lakeland fells and mountains, the Eden Valley and the Pennines.  Looking out over fields and fells with just a few farmhouses in the distance, Castle Court offers a tranquil and relaxing environment, allowing guests to get away from the stresses and strains of today's busy living.     Things to do nearby

From the moment you drive through the gate at Castle Court you will begin to unwind. The accommodation is spacious and comfortable. We will do all we can to make your stay as relaxing and enjoyable as possible. Castle Court commands outstanding views of the Lakeland Fells from Haweswater to Blencathra and to the Pennines in the east.  The Lake District National Park, Eden Valley and Northern Pennines are all within easy reach and there are glorious fellside walks on the doorstep including the famous Coast to Coast walk and cycle trail.




Two rooms each with a private bath or shower room are available, both have double beds. Rates are £35 per person per night for two sharing a room. £40 for single occupancy.


The rooms are comfortable, having a table and chairs and offering coffee/tea making facilities and TV. There is full gas fired central heating and toiletries for each guest.




Everything is done to make guests as comfortable as possible so that a relaxing getaway break can be enjoyed in the depths of rural Cumbria


We are gay-friendly, have a no smoking policy and sorry, we do not accept pets.



Full English breakfast is is available, with local sausage and bacon and our own free range eggs; we are also happy to cater for vegetarians, vegans and those requiring gluten-free or dairy-free breakfasts.

Castle Court is ideally placed to tour the area - we are surrounded by pretty market towns, close to the Lakes and only 40 minutes from the Scottish border. There are many areas to visit, places to go and things to do and see.  Things to do.

Dining Room

View over to High Street and Haweswater

Enjoy the setting, the views and the wildlife. Meet Troy the resident peacock and the free-range hens that live in the trees! Catch a glimpse of the red squirrels and the woodpeckers; the hares and the buzzards.

Castle Court is situated between Crosby Ravensworth and Shap village, and we look forward to seeing you here!

To enquire or make a booking please contact us on 01931 716638 or mail us at .