Rest your aching muscles with a massage
Kick back in luxury
Take a dip in this enchanting infinity pool

First impressions…

The drive up to Armathwaite Hall is breathtaking, the property is surrounded by green, rolling hills and nestled beneath the mountain of Skiddaw, perfect for a relaxing, pre-baby retreat.



The spa boasts a 16-metre infinity pool, with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the outdoor hot tub and landscaped garden.

There’s also a wallow pool, aroma room and heat experience showers. If you’re not expecting yet, there’s a hydrotherapy pool, sauna, and steam room. For more energetic mums-to-be, a state of the art gymnasium awaits and there are 10 treatment rooms.


Mums-to-be can choose from an extensive range of treatments, but if you and your bump need a bit of extra TLC then the Precious Moments extended maternity treatment is ideal. Positioned on your side, with a pillow to support your bump, this treatment works on your entire body, using delicate ingredients to maintain skin tone and elasticity. You’ll enjoy a back and shoulder massage followed by an intensive leg and foot rub. To finish, a soothing ‘Reviver’ facial hydrates and balances your skin.

Magic mummy moment

The six-course evening menu is extensive and includes an amuse-bouche and homemade sorbet. Local seasonal produce and Cumbrian specialties are used to create culinary delights and special dietary requirements are accommodated on request.


Essential info

  • Price - From £130 per night.
  • Treatment - Maternity Matters Precious Moments extended, £96 for 90 mins.
  • Location - Bassenthwaite Lake,
Cumbria CA12 4RE
  • Telephone - 017687 76551
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  • Getting there - from Keswick take the A66 towards Cockermouth. then take the B5291. Follow signs for Castle Inn, Dubwath, cross Ouse Bridge then follow signs for the hall.