The Cottage in the Wood
This Cumbrian restaurant with rooms reopened a year ago after a renovation. A good post-hike hideaway, its rooms are comfortable, its food local and seasonal (co-owner Liam used to work at the Savoy) and the views are spectacular, with a wide panorama that takes in Skiddaw.
Where Magic Hill, Whinlatter Forest, Braithwaite, nr Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW (01687 78409; www.thecottageinthewood.co.uk)
How much Doubles from £99, B&B