Accommodation options

For those looking to research, work or study at the Dalton Cumbrian Facility (DCF), there is plenty of choice for accommodation.

We have listed a few hotel and bed & breakfast suggestions for visitors below, with their distances from Westlakes Science & Technology Park (in miles).

Summergrove Halls | Hotels | Bed & breakfasts | Longer term accommodation

Summergrove Halls

Those working or studying at the Westlakes Science & Technology Park have the option to stay in dedicated accommodation located just a short walk from DCF.

Summergrove Halls provides high quality accommodation for short-term and medium-term student, academic and industrial visitors to the science park.

Student discount: the Terrace Bar and Grill at Summergrove Halls offers 10% off food and drink if you show a valid NUS card.



Hotel nameLocationDistance
The Chase Hotel Whitehaven 3 01946 693656
Ennerdale Country House Hotel  Cleator 3 01946 813907
Georgian House Hotel Whitehaven 3 01946 696611
Premier Inn Howgate 4 0871 527 9160
Sella Park Country House Hotel Calderbridge 7
West Lakes Hotel  Gosforth 9 01946 725221
Horse & Groom Hotel Gosforth 9
Washington Central Hotel Workington 9 01900 65772
Hunday Manor Workington 9

01900 61798

The Old Ginn House Workington 10 01900 64616
Travelodge Cockermouth
(on A66)
15 0871 984 6358
Allerdale Court Hotel Cockermouth 15
The Trout Hotel  Cockermouth
(off A66)
15 01900 823591
Hundith Hill Hotel Cockermouth 15
Manor House Hotel Cockermouth
(off A66)
15 01900 828663
Shepherd's Hotel  Cockermouth
(on A66)
15 01900 822673
Armathwaite Hall Hotel & Spa
(off A66)
22 01768 776551
Castle Inn Hotel Bassenthwaite 22
North Lakes Hotel & Spa Penrith 40 01768 868111

Bed & breakfasts

B&B nameLocationDistance (miles)Telephone/website
Jasmine House Moor Row 2
Glenard Guest House Whitehaven 3
Tivoli Guest House Whitehaven 3
Lowther House Whitehaven  3
The Corner House Whitehaven 3 
Moresby Hall Whitehaven 4
Croft Hill Guest House Whitehaven 4
Cumberland Lodge Workington 9
Santon Bridge Inn Holmrook 13
Irton Hall Holmrook 14
Ditton Lodge Cockermouth 15

Longer term accommodation

If you will be based at DCF for a significant period of time for work or study, you may prefer to rent a nearby property. Please get in touch with us for an informal chat, or download our Rough Guide to West Cumbria for a brief overview of the areas surrounding DCF and your longer-term accommodation options.

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