Some guests enjoy the meals we provide every night, and short distance from the dining room to the bar and to bed.

While others like some variety. There are other good places to eat locally, we particularly recommend six:

Price is that for a typical meal for two with drinks.



Farmers Arms, Muker (4 miles)

Excellent local pub with great atmosphere. Good value home-made food, and a good pint of Black Sheep; and Muker Silver, brewed locally in Askrigg.   Opens all day for lunches, afternoon tea and evening meals.  Recently taken over (December 2010).

website 01748 886297£30

Arkle Beck

Bridge Inn, Grinton (6 miles)

Great Pub, always busy, log fire, friendly staff, serves food all day and the beer's good too (Jennings).  Top-end bar food, all home made and good value. Listed in Good Pub Guide, Good Beer Guide, and AA Best Pubs in Britain Guide.

website01748 884224£45

Arkle Beck


Overton House Cafe, Reeth (5 miles)

Adrian trained at the Savoy Hotel, and at Gleneagles. Gill trained as a pastry chef in the Midlands. Good honest food using highest quality produce from local suppliers. Fish a speciality. Open lunch Tues to Sat, Dinner: Thurs to Sat only. Booking recommended.

website 01748 884322£65



Stream above Gunnerside

Stream above Gunnerside


CB Inn, Arkengarthdale (5 miles)
& Punch Bowl Inn, Low Row (1 mile)

Two very popular renovated old inns under common ownership and management, now bistro-style serving restaurant quality food. Varied menu, all very good.  The CB Inn is slightly larger with a more extensive menu. Both are mentioned in Good Food Guide 2011.

CB Inn website01748 884567£75

Punch Bowl website01748 886233£70

Muker village

Muker village


Frenchgate Hotel, Richmond (15 miles)

Fine dining in Richmond. A stylishly restored three-storey Georgian townhouse in a quiet cobbled street. The constantly-changing menu draws on as much local produce as possible to offer modern British dishes with a continental twist. Two AA rosettes rated.

website 01748 822087 £80


Rowleth End Guest House
Gunnerside / Low Row
Upper Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales DL11 6PY
e: t: 01748 886327