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Visiting Kendal

Your essential guide to the "Gateway to the Lake District"
Where to stay, what to do, and much more…

  • Takeaways

    • Sandylands Fish & Chips

      46 Langdale Crescent
      Kendal
      LA9 6JU
      Telephone: 01539 721555
    • McDonald's

      McDonald's

      Open hours:
      Monday 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
      Tuesday 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
      Wednesday 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
      Thursday 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
      Friday 6:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
      Saturday 6:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
      Sunday 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

      71 Stricklandgate
      Kendal,
      Cumbria
      LA9 4LT
      Telephone: 01539 733799
  • Restaurants

    • McDonald's

      McDonald's

      Open hours:
      Monday 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
      Tuesday 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
      Wednesday 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
      Thursday 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
      Friday 6:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
      Saturday 6:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
      Sunday 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

      71 Stricklandgate
      Kendal,
      Cumbria
      LA9 4LT
      Telephone: 01539 733799
  • Bed & Breakfast

    • Pubs & Clubs

      • Burgundy's

        Burgundy's

        Very friendly and relaxing atmosphere coupled with an exceptional range of beers including those brewed in-house by Kendal Brewing Company; live music every Thursday, great roof terrace. A real treasure in Kendal

        The Brewhouse room at Burgundy’s in Kendal is ideal for many different functions and events. We have space to accommodate a live band or disco and floor space for dancing.

        There is seating for up to 50 at tables for a sit down meal and ample space for 80 people for buffet food. Burgundy’s hosts many staff parties, family functions and live performances on-site where there is a private area with a private bar for exclusive use of the guests.

        Lowther Street
        Kendal
        Telephone: 01539 733803
      • The White Hart

        The White Hart on Highgate in Kendal serve a range of cask ales, wines, all-day food and also offer B&B locate in the centre of Kendal.

        Highgate
        Kendal
        Cumbria
        LA9 4SX
        Telephone: 01539 724109
      • The Fleece Inn

        The Fleece Inn is a popular and very welcoming pub in the centre of Kendal. Damien and Deb, your hosts, offer a decent bar range, excellent pub food with a very friendly atmosphere.They have live music and local DJs on a regular basis, and during the winter days it's a great place for lunch, coffee and to sit by a fire.

        The Fleece has meeting rooms upstairs for hire and offer B&B.

        The Fleece is Kendal's oldest pub dating back to 1654, probably has the odd ghost or two, and has rexcently been used as a filming location.

        Great customer service too!

        Highgate
        Kendal
        Cumbria
        LA9 4SX
    • Hotels

      • Castle Green Hotel

        The Castle Green Hotel boasts a proud position on the hillside above Kendal Castle; a family run hotel offering exceptional service.

        Castle Green Lane
        Kendal
        Cumbria
        LA9 6RG
        Telephone: 01539 734000
      • Riverside Hotel

        Perfectly placed near the centre of Kendal, the Riverside Hotel is the perfect place to come and stay to enjoy the Lake District.

        With 48 en-suite rooms and two junior suites, we welcome guests coming for short breaks through to those who are looking for a picturesque wedding or conference venue.

        Hotel guests can enjoy The Sanctuary leisure club which benefits from a heated swimming pool, sauna, steam room, hot tub, gymnasium and exercise studio.

        Stramongate Bridge
        Beezon Road
        Kendal
        Cumbria
        LA9 6EL
        Telephone: 01539 734861
    • Music Venues

      • Dickie Doodles

        Dickie Doodles is a cool music bar situated smack in the middle of Kendal's town centre. Featuring a late licence and an eclectic range of live music and ents events, Dickie Doodles is one of Kendal's most popular after-dark venues.

        Great lagers, bottled drinks and well kept real ales.

        Open 7 days a week
        Sunday - Thursday: 8pm - 1am
        Friday - Saturday: 8pm - 2am

        Check out DJ Millis Facebook page for events at Dickie Doodles

        Yard 2
        Stricklandgate
        Opposite the Bird Cage
        Kendal
        Cumbria
        LA9 4ND
        Telephone: 07803644885
      • Burgundy's

        Burgundy's

        Very friendly and relaxing atmosphere coupled with an exceptional range of beers including those brewed in-house by Kendal Brewing Company; live music every Thursday, great roof terrace. A real treasure in Kendal

        The Brewhouse room at Burgundy’s in Kendal is ideal for many different functions and events. We have space to accommodate a live band or disco and floor space for dancing.

        There is seating for up to 50 at tables for a sit down meal and ample space for 80 people for buffet food. Burgundy’s hosts many staff parties, family functions and live performances on-site where there is a private area with a private bar for exclusive use of the guests.

        Lowther Street
        Kendal
        Telephone: 01539 733803
    • Local Services

      • Cumbria Kendal Scaffolding

        Cumbria Kendal Scaffolding

        Cumbria Kendal Scaffolding has been trading since 1982. All Scaffolders are trained to C.I.T.B. standards, and are supplied with all the latest safety equipment whilst on site to comply with the current health and safety standards. The firm is capable of undertaking both large and small contracts in both the private and public sectors.

        Supply and erect policy as well as hire equipment including:

        • Youngman boards
        • Acro props
        • Builders trestles
        • Geda hoists
        • Barrow hoists
        • Alloy tower scaffolds
        • Chimney scaffolds etc.

        Kendal
        Telephone: 07747 635334
      • Different Strokes

        Different Strokes

        Different Strokes Painting & Decorating are high quality painting contractors providing interior and exterior house painting and decorating services to homes and businesses across the North West.

        We cover Kendal, Windermere, Bowness, Ambleside, Coniston, Grasmere, Keswick, Whitehaven, Ulverston, Grange-over-Sands, Barrow, Sedbergh, Kirkby Lonsdale, Penrith, Carlisle, Lancaster, Morecambe, Preston and all areas in between.

        Whether you've just moved house and are looking to add that personal touch, or are undertaking a complete refurbishment of your business premises, our specialist painters and decorators deliver a professional job every time. In addition to our team of painters and decorators, we have our own joiners, allowing us to handle all aspects of your work expertly and guarantee you peace of mind.

        If you have a question about any aspect of our services, or would like to arrange an onsite visit and free, no-obligation quotation, we'd be delighted to hear from you.


        Kendal
        Telephone: 01539 735960
      • K Village: The Lakes Outlet

        K Village: The Lakes Outlet

        Up to 60% off RRP every day of the week!

        4hrs parking for just £1; free parking with selected purchases.

         

        Bedeck, Clarks, Cotton Traders, Whittard of Chelsea, Bellissimo, Trespass, The Works, ProCook, Pavers Shoes, Mountain Warehouse, Lakeland Leather, Klass, Double Two, Domo and Denby.


        Kendal
        LA9 7DZ
        Telephone: 01539 732363
      • North Country Leisure

        North Country Leisure

        Kendal Leisure Centre is a fantastic sport & facility centre boasting unrivalled fitness facilities, an impressive 25m swimming pool, indoor sports hall, conference suites and a 900 seat theatre and arts venue.

        Our aim is to ensure that whatever your age or ability we have something here for you to keep you active and healthy and, of course, enjoying your leisure time!

        Please click above to visit our website and discover what we have on offer. We look forward to seeing you at the centre soon.

        Kendal Leisure Centre
        Burton Road
        Kendal
        LA9 7HX
        Telephone: 01539 729777
      • Key Adventures - Outdoor Activities and Team Building Events

        Key Adventures - Outdoor Activities and Team Building Events

        Key Adventures provides bespoke outdoor activity and team building events in the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales and further afield.

        Our range of services includes:

        Outdoor Activity Instruction

        Corporate Team Building Events

        Team Building Exercises and Activities

        Corporate Change Facilitation

        Conference Energisers and Activities

        Urban Adventure Projects

        Youth Development Projects

        School and College Adventure Programmes

        Key Adventures is licensed by the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority and is insured with the Activity Industry Mutual. All instructors are professionally qualified and our Event Coordinators are Accredited Practitioners of the Institute for Outdoor Learning.


        Kendal
        Telephone: 01539 730890
      • TJS Northern Ltd

        TJS Northern Ltd

        Our areas of expertise include:

        Bulk Earthworks

        Demolition

        Concrete structures, concrete flooring and associated works

        All types of substructure, foundations and groundworks

        Drainage and services

        Hard and soft landscaping

        External works

        Road construction to adoption standard including mains drainage

        Pipelines, pumping chambers and associated works

        Sewer connections within highways

        The above is intended to provide a brief overview of the typical works undertake by the company and for more detailed information or for a specific request please do not hesitate to contact us.

        Bridge View
        Burton Road
        Oxenholme
        Kendal
        Cumbria
        LA9 7EP
        Telephone: 01539 739922
      • Made in Flowers

        Made in Flowers

        Made in Flowers is a Floral Design company specialising in bespoke weddings, events and special occasions. The company is owned by Katie Robinson and is based in Kendal.

        Katie is a highly trained Floral Designer with a BA (Hons) in Commercial Floral Design and has worked alongside world class designers such as Per Benjamin and Max van De Sluis, creating innovative designs with a European flare.

        Made in Flowers provides a bespoke design service, for your special day or event. Take a look at our Inspirational Designs on our web site from a single bouquet to a spectacular corporate event.

        Our aim is to provide original designs to match your needs using the best flowers, ordered especially for you.


        Kendal
        Telephone: 01539 720732
      • AST Signs

        AST Signs

        Ast Signs is one of the UK’s fastest growing signage businesses specialising in fleet graphics and in particular vehicle wrapping. Formed nine years ago by Mark Aston, Ast Signs prides itself on fantastic customer service, exceptional attention to detail and innovation, capitalising on the latest technology combined with excellent staff training.

        Ast Signs was awarded the Sign Industry Awards (SIA) UK Sign Business of the Year in 2008. It's also a 3M MCS Qualified Manufacturer which acknowledges the quality that is consistent throughout the business. The business has won several other awards in the industry for its innovative vehicle graphic design and application. For more information you can look at the awards page.

        Ast Signs specialises in vehicle graphics and vehicle wrapping and it also manufactures and fits a range of signage for various applications including plant, equipment, safety and promotion. The company has built its business and reputation around a tight-knit team of highly experienced managers, designers, signmakers and fitters. Vehicle wrapping has been central to Ast Signs growth and a major innovation for a number of its clients, including many blue chip companies such as Eddie Stobart, Yodel, Tesco, Shell, Santander, MAN, M Sport and Adidas.

        Operating from purpose-built premises in Penrith, Manchester, Carlisle and Workington we are fully equipped with state-of-the-art technology. Our head office in Penrith is now over 16,000 sq/ft and incorporates a vast number of wide format digital printers, UV flatbed printers, flatbed cutters, routers, heat presses, engravers and embroidery machines to produce our signs, vehicle graphics, digital prints and clothing. We service national signage and vehicle graphics contracts through our network of fitters based across the country. We've always invested in the latest technology including several of the new HP Latex Printers. These printers gives the longest possible industry warranty for printed vehicle graphics of 5 years including a performance guarantee from 3M.


        Penrith
        Cumbria
        Telephone: 0845 450 5544
      • Taylor's Fun Fairs

        Taylor's Fun Fairs

        For over five generations, Taylor’s Fun Fairs have been providing family entertainment locally, across the UK and around the world.

        As well as their regular engagements in Kendal, Cumbria, the Lake District and the North West of England, they attend major fairs including Kirkcaldy Links Market, Hull Fair and Newcastle Town Moor. They also travel the world, providing rides and attractions from Ireland to New Zealand and many places in between.

        For many years, the Taylor's have supported Kendal Torchlight Carnival and we're proud to have them as official sponsors of Torchlight 2014.


        Kendal
        Telephone: 01539 552019
      • Milne Moser Solicitors

        Milne Moser Solicitors

        Milne Moser Solicitors have been providing legal services to the local community for almost 200 years.

        With offices in Kendal and Milnthorpe we can help you with all sorts of legal issues:-
        - Agricultural law
        - Business Affairs
        - Commercial Property
        - Conveyancing: buying and selling houses
        - Criminal and Road Traffic Law
        - Debt Recovery
        - Employment Law
        - Family Law
        - Landlord & Tenant
        - Litigation
        - Neighbour Disputes
        - Personal Injury
        - Powers of Attorney
        - Probate and Trusts
        - Wills and Tax Planning

        100 Highgate
        Kendal
        Cumbria
        LA9 4HE
        Telephone: 01539 729 786
      • Longhorn: Hardware and Trade Tools Supplier

        Longhorn: Hardware and Trade Tools Supplier

        A very experienced supplier of hardware, trade tools and accessories. Longhorn is one of the UK's largest direct and online suppliers of trade tools, accessories and hardware products. With over 30 years experience in the industry, we despatch thousands of orders every week to tradesmen, handymen and serious DIY enthusiasts all over the United Kingdom and Ireland.

        Unit 22-23, Beezon Rd Trading Estate
        Beezon Road
        Kendal
        Cumbria
        LA9 6BW
    • Torchlight 2013 Sponsors

      • Different Strokes

        Different Strokes

        Different Strokes Painting & Decorating are high quality painting contractors providing interior and exterior house painting and decorating services to homes and businesses across the North West.

        We cover Kendal, Windermere, Bowness, Ambleside, Coniston, Grasmere, Keswick, Whitehaven, Ulverston, Grange-over-Sands, Barrow, Sedbergh, Kirkby Lonsdale, Penrith, Carlisle, Lancaster, Morecambe, Preston and all areas in between.

        Whether you've just moved house and are looking to add that personal touch, or are undertaking a complete refurbishment of your business premises, our specialist painters and decorators deliver a professional job every time. In addition to our team of painters and decorators, we have our own joiners, allowing us to handle all aspects of your work expertly and guarantee you peace of mind.

        If you have a question about any aspect of our services, or would like to arrange an onsite visit and free, no-obligation quotation, we'd be delighted to hear from you.


        Kendal
        Telephone: 01539 735960
      • K Village: The Lakes Outlet

        K Village: The Lakes Outlet

        Up to 60% off RRP every day of the week!

        4hrs parking for just £1; free parking with selected purchases.

         

        Bedeck, Clarks, Cotton Traders, Whittard of Chelsea, Bellissimo, Trespass, The Works, ProCook, Pavers Shoes, Mountain Warehouse, Lakeland Leather, Klass, Double Two, Domo and Denby.


        Kendal
        LA9 7DZ
        Telephone: 01539 732363
      • Burgundy's

        Burgundy's

        Very friendly and relaxing atmosphere coupled with an exceptional range of beers including those brewed in-house by Kendal Brewing Company; live music every Thursday, great roof terrace. A real treasure in Kendal

        The Brewhouse room at Burgundy’s in Kendal is ideal for many different functions and events. We have space to accommodate a live band or disco and floor space for dancing.

        There is seating for up to 50 at tables for a sit down meal and ample space for 80 people for buffet food. Burgundy’s hosts many staff parties, family functions and live performances on-site where there is a private area with a private bar for exclusive use of the guests.

        Lowther Street
        Kendal
        Telephone: 01539 733803
    • Torchlight 2014 Sponsors

      • Taylor's Fun Fairs

        Taylor's Fun Fairs

        For over five generations, Taylor’s Fun Fairs have been providing family entertainment locally, across the UK and around the world.

        As well as their regular engagements in Kendal, Cumbria, the Lake District and the North West of England, they attend major fairs including Kirkcaldy Links Market, Hull Fair and Newcastle Town Moor. They also travel the world, providing rides and attractions from Ireland to New Zealand and many places in between.

        For many years, the Taylor's have supported Kendal Torchlight Carnival and we're proud to have them as official sponsors of Torchlight 2014.


        Kendal
        Telephone: 01539 552019