Sawrey House Hotel is ideally located for easy access to a whole host of National Trust Days Out. From Gardens to Gondalas and Hill Top to Tarn Hows, take a look at our selection of some of the best National Trust Days Out to visit when you join us in the beautiful Lake District.


Beatrix Potter’s – hill top

Sawrey House Hotel is situated right next door to Hill Top Farm, the once home and writing place for Beatrix Potter. Near Sawrey was the inspiration for her books and Sawrey House is the ideal base for your Beatrix Potter journey…


beatrix potter gallery

Just 2 miles away from Sawrey House Hotel is the Beatrix Potter Gallery.  Set in the cente of Hawkshead, this National Trust gallery displays original artwork and writings from this talented writer…


wray castle

Just 4 miles to the North from Sawrey House is Wray Castle, a mock-Gothic castle sitting on the shores of Lake Windermere with turrets, towers and informal grounds…


tarn hows

4 miles to the North from Sawrey House Hotel you will find the stunning Tarn Hows offering an accessible circular (1¾ miles) walk through beautiful countryside with majestic mountain views. A great place to walk and picnic, or to begin your wider Lake District countryside adventure…


steam yacht gondola

Just over the hill into Coniston, just 5 miles from Sawrey House is the Steam Yacht Gondola. This unrivalled sailing experience of the Lake District offers you the charm and opulent luxury once experienced by wealthy Victorians.


sizergh Castle

Beautiful medieval house, with rich gardens and estate. This imposing house stands proud at the gateway to the Lake District with rich and beautiful garden includes a pond, lake, a national collection of hardy ferns and a superb limestone rock garden.