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Accessibility

Introduction

Due to its historic and natural setting in the Lake District, Muncaster presents some challenges to those with restricted mobility. We endeavour to provide access wherever possible within the constraints of our topography and responsibilities in caring for a Grade I listed castle and its associated buildings.

The Castle is approximately half a mile from Main Gate; therefore we advise people with limited mobility to park in the coach and disabled car park which is much closer to all facilities. This is about 1/3 mile south of the main car park on the A595. 

Powered chair users and those with mobility scooters may nevertheless prefer to use the main car park and enjoy the approach down the main drive through the gardens. Your driver can bring a vehicle round to the coach park entrance should your batteries start to run down.

Access Statement for Muncaster Castle; please follow this link.

Access Statement for the Coachman's Quarters B&B in the Castle's gardens; please follow this link.

Awards
We were the winners of Cumbria Tourist Board's 1999 "Tourism For All" award.
Muncaster staff have had "Welcome All" and "Welcome Host" training.
Muncaster are also positive about employing people with disabilities

Contact us

You are most welcome to contact us on 01229 717614 or by email at info@muncaster.co.uk if you have concerns or queries not answered here and/or that you would like to discuss further with us.

Pennington Hotels: The largest selection of quality accommodation in the Western Lake District

The Pennington Hotel combines contemporary design and traditional values in a historic setting, just a stones throw from the seaside, the Lake District hills and Muncaster Castle.
Set in 6 acres of beautiful gardens, next to the river, this country house hotel offers spacious rooms in a stunning location.
Including the beautiful Newtown House, Knott View and Herbert House cottages.
This wonderful inn is located in the centre of the pretty little village of Pooley Bridge only moments away from Ullswater.
To the west of the Lake District, the 17th century Ravenglass Inn is located in the National Park's only coastal village.
The Coachman's Quarters B & B is located within the picturesque grounds of Muncaster Castle.
Set in 6 acres of beautiful gardens, next to the river, this country house hotel offers spacious rooms in a stunning location.
Including the beautiful Newtown House, Knott View and Herbert House cottages.
This wonderful inn is located in the centre of the pretty little village of Pooley Bridge only moments away from Ullswater.
To the west of the Lake District, the 17th century Ravenglass Inn is located in the National Park's only coastal village.
The Coachman's Quarters B & B is located within the picturesque grounds of Muncaster Castle.
The Pennington Hotel combines contemporary design and traditional values in a historic setting, just a stones throw from the seaside, the Lake District hills and Muncaster Castle.
Including the beautiful Newtown House, Knott View and Herbert House cottages.
This wonderful inn is located in the centre of the pretty little village of Pooley Bridge only moments away from Ullswater.
To the west of the Lake District, the 17th century Ravenglass Inn is located in the National Park's only coastal village.
The Coachman's Quarters B & B is located within the picturesque grounds of Muncaster Castle.
The Pennington Hotel combines contemporary design and traditional values in a historic setting, just a stones throw from the seaside, the Lake District hills and Muncaster Castle.
Set in 6 acres of beautiful gardens, next to the river, this country house hotel offers spacious rooms in a stunning location.