Situated in 80 acres of private grounds with lovely walks from the doorstep. Whether it's a gentle stroll or a good hike to the high peaks, Yewfield offers many opportunities for exploring this unique national park. The gardens provide a peaceful place to relax and enjoy the stunning views, or on cooler days, sit by the log fire in the lounge and catch up with a good book.

Yewfield e-mail derek@yewfield.co.uk Tel 015394 36765

Ambleside Manor Ambleside

Our sister guesthouse is welcoming guests, situated in Ambleside and open throughout the year.

Visit www.ambleside-manor.co.uk or call 015394 32062.

Working at Yewfield

If you are interested in working at Yewfield and have experience in hospitality, please send in a CV with information to derek@yewfield.co.uk


Yewfield is now open for the 2024 season

The apartments are open all year round we have last minute deals and offers please call 015394 36765

Dinner at Yewfield

We are offering a 3 course dinner on most Fridays and Saturdays £30.00 per guest per night

(Gluten Free & Vegan Options available)

Sample Menu :-


  • Baked Polenta & Olive Tapenade


  • Pecan, Courgette & Mushroom Roast en Croute served with Roasted Potatoes, Grilled Vegetables, Apple Sauce & Gravy
  • Lasagna - Puy Lentils, Mediterranean Vegetables, Italian Tomato, served with a Tossed Salad
  • Asparagus & Ricotta filled Gnocchi in a chestnut mushroom, parmesan cheese and leek sauce with a walnut topping. Served with salad.


  • Red Berry Crumble with cream or ice cream
  • Lemon Tart with cream or ice cream
  • Vegan Chocolate Mousse


Our Mid week offer is available until March 2025 for any 3 nights from Sunday to Friday inclusive

3 nights B&B plus 2 x 2 course dinners at either Zeffirellis or Fellinis for two

Standard room £465.00 superior room £495.00 suite £540.00

Check in is from 3:00 PM onwards up until 10 PM, after that the front door to the main house is locked for the night. If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM, please contact us to make arrangements. You will find a check in list on the front desk with your name and room or self-catering apartment you are staying in. Reception is manned between 8:00 AM and 6:00 PM, however if it is unmanned you will find directions on how to find your room or self-catering apartment on the same desk. There is also a "Reception Call" that you can press for attention, as well as few mobile phone numbers if you need to get in touch with us at any point during your stay. Your key will be in the room.

Room servicing during your stay is back, if you do not mind us servicing your room, please leave a sign outside your room by 11:00 AM. You will find the sign on the door handle inside your room.

Check out is by 11:00 AM.

Self-catering apartments at Yewfield are open throughout the year. To book your stay at one of our self-catering apartments please visit https://www.yewfield.co.uk/self-catering

Yewfield and beyond


We have classical and contemporary music concerts featuring world class performers, see the Concert page for updates.

Gardeners' Blog

Gary Primrose who manages the woodlands around Yewfield features in a Cumbria Woodlands case study on managing the plantation and explains the long term goal of setting up a wood fuel cycle for the house, providing chip and firewood, while converting the woodland from coniferous forest to deciduous woodland. All the heating for the house and apartments is now provided by wood chip.

To keep up to date with with what is happening on the grounds at Yewfield, visit the Gardeners' Blog.

We have a new member of the Yewfield family

date calender icon Posted on Saturday 12th August 2023

We have a new member of the Yewfield family

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