Overnight Stops from the Book

 

Lake District cycling - where to stay: Coniston Holly How YHA
Coniston Holly How YHA

Day One. The first day of the Grand Tour ends at Coniston, where there are a great many places to stay. I stayed at Coniston Holly How YHA Youth Hostel.

http://www.yha.org.uk/hostel/coniston-holly-how

Day Two. The second day ends in Staveley where I stayed at Li’il Hulletts bed and breakfast, and very good it was too.

http://www.lilehullets.co.uk/

Day Three. The third day ends in Motherby, where I stayed in the excellent Motherby House guest house.

Lake District cycling - where to stay: Motherby House
Motherby House

www.motherbyhouse.co.uk

Day Four. The fourth day ends at Grasmere, where there is a fine independent youth hostel just north of the village.

www.grasmereindependenthostel.co.uk

Days Five and Six. The fifth day and sixth day end in Cockermouth. There are lots of places to stay, including Cockermouth YHA hostel.

http://www.yha.org.uk/hostel/cockermouth

Day Seven. The seventh day ends in Nether Wasdale at the YHA hostel.

Lake District cycling - where to stay: Grasmere Independent Hostel, Broadrayne Farm
Grasmere Independent Hostel, Broadrayne Farm

http://www.yha.org.uk/hostel/wastwater

Day Eight. The eighth day ends at Eskdale YHA hostel in Boot.

 http://www.yha.org.uk/hostel/eskdale

Day Nine. A half day finishing in Bowness-on-Windermere.