Breakfasts at Ash Tree House

We consider breakfast to be a very important part of your stay, especially if you are going out on the fells. We use fresh local ingredients where available and Fair Trade where possible. Breakfast is usually served between 8.30am and 9am but we are more than happy to do earlier breakfasts if you would like them.


Help yourself to a buffet of a selection of cereals, fruit juice,
Various yogurts, fresh fruit and seasonal berries, fruit bowl and home made bread.
Porridge is available on request.


A traditional full Cumberland Breakfast Or choose any combination of the below.

Local Cumberland or vegetarian sausage
Grilled Tomato
Black Pudding
Hash Browns
Potato Cakes
Baked Beans
Eggs cooked to your liking
Cooked to your liking.


For a change try scrambled eggs with smoked salmon, Eggs Benedict, a choice of Cheese, mushroom or Spanish omelette.


White, wholemeal or multigrain toast, croissants, Brioche, home made preserves,
Choice of teas, freshly ground coffee, hot chocolate.


We aim to cater for all dietary needs and if you would like something that isn’t on the menu above, give us a little notice and we’ll do our best to get it for you.

All our breakfasts are cooked to order so if you want to go out onto the fells quickly you can order the night before and it will be ready for you.

Packed Lunches

We are happy to provide you with packed lunches, but we ask you to order them the day before or on booking.

An example of a packed lunch:

1 Cheese savoury sandwich
1 Ham sandwich
1 Piece of home made cake
1 Packet of Crisps
1 Chocolate Bar or Biscuit
1 Piece of Fruit
1 Tomato
1 Hard Boiled Egg
1 Carton of juice or your own flask filled with tea or coffee.


Once again if you have any preference, please ask.