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Nestled on the scenic banks of the River Kent,The Riverside Hotel welcomes visitors to the market town of Kendal, gateway to the undulating hills and shimmering waters of the Lake District. A converted 18th century tannery, this hotel, with its striking stone façade, occupies a prime spot close to the centre of Kendal. Located a 5-minute walk to Kendal Castle and Natural History Museum, the hotel brings travellers close to a bundle of cultural and historical attractions. The abode provides large and warmly furnished en suite bedrooms featuring hospitality trays, freeview TVs and Wi-Fi, complemented by views over the River Kent. Guests are invited to the River View restaurant to try out tempting dishes featuring fresh locally sourced produce from the hotel's own Victorian kitchen garden. • After a hearty meal, built-up energy may be spent in the hotel leisure club, where visitors may take a dive in the indoor heated swimming pool, break a sweat in the gym or take it easy in the spa pool or steam room. The hotel location offers tourists the chance to embark on numerous outdoor opportunities, from a short relaxing walk around the surrounding countryside, to a challenging visit to the Lakeland Climbing Centre.