Situated on the fell walkway between Sandwick and Patterdale, the tea room affords a welcome rest and refreshment stop for walkers journeying from the Steamer pier at Glenridding or Howtown.

The tea room is a delightful place to rest your weary legs, enjoy the views and some delicious food.

Opening hours

we are open every day from the 24th March 2018 until 11th November  2018 

Opening times are 11-4pm 

As well as a comfortable seat, and a wood-burning stove on chilly days, Lowther tea room offers

  • A selection of teas, coffees and cold drinks
  • Home and handmade cakes and tray bakes
  • Savoury lunch options
  • Homemade soup
  • Local ice cream
  • Wi-Fi connection

We are here to welcome you and make sure you have a relaxing and memorable visit to Beckside and Ullswater.

We are delighted to be  Country Walking Magazine’s top pick for tea in May 2016!  Read their review here.

Walking the Ullswater way? contact us in advance to plan a well-deserved stop and we can ensure you leave us fully fueled and ready to take on the rest of the walk.  We are available to open for groups prior to normal opening times when booked in advance.