The old Market town of Kendal is picturesque set along the banks of the River Kent and was once home to Catherine Parr, the last of Henry VIII’s wives.


Overlooked by the 12th century stone ruins of Kendal castle the town’s old cobbled lanes are peppered with restaurants, quaint antique and speciality shops as well as a good range of high street shops.

Privately owned and operated, Stonecross Manor Hotel is also steeped in history having originally been built as an orphanage for young girls in the 1850’s.

It is situated on the outskirts of Kendal with ample free car parking making it an ideal base from which to visit England’s best known National Parks, the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales.

The outstanding natural beauty of this area with inspired famous people such as William Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter as well as many other visitors each year.

Stonecross Manor Hotel is owned and operated by H&M Hotels (UK) Ltd, Registration number 10149456