At the Wheatsheaf Inn, there's always a great range of things to see and do around us. Whether you fancy a great day out, exploring nearby walks and cycling trails or simply taking in a spot of retail therapy in nearby Kendal, there's something on our doorstep for everyone. Take a look at some of our favourites below and if we've missed anything off, let us know by contacting us!
Great reasons to stay at Wheatsheaf Inn
Explore and Snore
Looking to go off the beaten track? Stay the night and arrange an excursion with Mountain Goat with brilliant full and half day trips. At the end, we'll have a comfy bed waiting for you!
Stay and Play
Want to work on your par? Kendal Golf Club is a great club to play at that welcomes visitors throughout the year. Stay the night for a morning game! Don't forget to book your tee time!
Great things to do around us
Brewery Arts Centre
The Brewery Arts Centre is a thriving and dynamic arts organisation delivering an exciting and inspirational programme, including artistic events, festivals and creative learning courses. See what events are happening below!
Mountain Goat Tours
Mountain Goat Tours are the #1 Lake District tour specialist boasting 40+ years of experience. They pride themselves on their choice of exciting and inspiring tours. Whether you fancy a tour off the beaten path or to explore in comfort, look no further!
A Beautiful medieval house, with rich gardens and estate that stands proud at the gateway to the Lake District. Make sure to visit it's rich and beautiful garden includes a pond, lake, national collection of hardy ferns and limestone rock garden.
Home to the world's oldest topiary gardens and centre of a thriving 9,500-acre agricultural estate, Levens Hall is a great family day out with its beautiful gardens, great gift shop and café and a playground to keep the little ones happy!
Looking for an adrenaline fuelled visit? Look no further than Adventure Makers. Enjoy activities such as abseiling, canyoning, caving, rock climbing and, our personal favourite, ghyll scrambling. There's an adventure for everyone!
Honister Slate Mine
Located at the head of Honister Pass, Honister Slate Mine offers a range of indoor and outdoor adventures for a range of ages. Honister is also the last working slate mine in England and home to the iconic Westmorland Green Slate.
Stay the night with us
There's nothing better than climbing into a cosy bed at the end of a busy day. With brilliant rooms, The Wheatsheaf Inn is a great place to rest your head after a busy day exploring.
Comfortable and beautifully designed, our en-suite accommodation is ideal for relaxing after a busy day exploring the Cumbrian fells.
Great Food and Drink
You can't climb a fell on an empty stomach. Join us for delicious food and drink at the start and end of your day.