‘La Ruche’ Bed & Breakfast is located in the Parish of Sockbridge and Tirril between the bustling and historic market town of Penrith, Gateway to the North Lakes, and the charming village of Pooley Bridge, which lies on the shores of idyllic Ullswater and is surrounded by spectacular fells.
We are situated in an ideal location for anyone wishing to explore this stunning part of Cumbria on foot, by bike, or by car. Penrith station is just 2 ½ miles away, and the main bus route between Penrith and Windermere (open top tourist bus during the summer months) is on the door-step.
The tasteful and attractive accommodation is well-appointed and comprises a double or twin bedroom with free WiFi, TV and Freeview box, stylish ensuite shower room and your own private entrance. There is an attractive seated area directly outside the accommodation.
Breakfast is arranged in advance to accommodate all tastes – full English, Continental, Vegetarian and Vegan (Gluten free options available). It is served in the dining area of the house, overlooking a stunning rural landscape. Please let us know about your diet before arrival so we can have the correct meals arranged and fresh produce available.
If you order a takeaway meal, please eat it at the kitchen table, not in the bedroom. Plates and cutlery are available on request.
Our kitchen Food and Hygiene rating is 5 Star.
The village pub is a few minutes away, and serves a range of evening meals. There is also a good choice of Pubs and Restaurants within a three-mile radius.
We look forward to meeting you and hope that we can exceed your expectations, ensuring a fantastic stay here at La Ruche in Cumbria.