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How To Find Us

The Kings Head enjoys an idyllic setting at the foot of Helvellyn,
near the shores of Lake Thirlmere, in the heart of the Lake District National Park

Address

King's Head
Thirlspot
Thirlmere, near Keswick
The Lake District
Cumbria
CA12 4TN

Tel: 017687 72393
Email: stay@lakedistrictinns.co.uk

Directions

By Car

From the North: Exit the M6 at junction 40 and take the A66 toward Keswick. Before Keswick turn onto the A591 toward Windemere. The Kings Head is located 6 miles South of Keswick on the A591.

From the South: Exit the M6 at junction 36 and take the A590 toward Windemere and the A591. Continue to Thirlmere and The Kings Head is located 20 miles to the North of Windemere on the A591.

By Rail

From the North: Take the train to Carlisle and transfer to the Number 555 bus for Lancaster from outside the station, asking the driver to stop at The Kings Head at Thirlmere.

From the South: Take the train to Windemere and transfer to the Number 555 bus for Carlisle from outside the station, asking the driver to stop at The Kings Head at Thirlmere.

By Bus

From the North: Take the Number 555 bus from Carlisle toward Lancaster from outside the train station at Carlisle, asking the driver to stop at The Kings Head at Thirlmere.

From the South: Take the Number 555 bus for Carlisle from outside the train station at Windemere, asking the driver to stop at The Kings Head at Thirlmere.

Parking & Access

Ample parking is available just by the property.