In 2017 this area was awarded AoNB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty) Set within the beautiful Eden Valley village of Melmerby, Gate House is ideally located for exploring the rugged North Lake District, Pennines and Hadrian’s Wall. Only 20 minutes from the M6 it is the gateway to the East Fellside villages that provide some excellent walks, stunning views and good local pubs. The A686 which runs through Melmerby has been named as one of the greatest drives in Britain.
Melmerby is a perfect stop off point for those travelling the Coast 2 Coast cycling route. This gem is ideal for walkers, cyclists, photographers and those touring the North of England and want somewhere to relax.
The local pub, The Shepherds Inn is only a stroll away offering a warm welcome and home cooked meals. The renowned Melmerby Village Bakery is within a stones throw of our B&B. Melmerby is perfectly situated for a relaxing break. An ideal base to tour and explore.