Welcome to The Fleece at Ruleholme

Located in North West Cumbria, The Fleece at Ruleholme sits just 21 miles outside of the World Heritage site, the Lake District National Park. Our incredible location provides guests easy access to all regions of the Lake District, the beautiful Solway Coast, iconic Gretna Green, and the stunning Northern Pennines.


With major transport links to all large cities via road, rail, and in some cases air, The Fleece at Ruleholme is a destination resort convenient to all, with endless possibilities for local exploration and adventure.



Cumbria’s Premier Culinary Experience

Our flagship restaurant, Bridge presents a sophisticated food and wine menu that promises fulfilment and enjoyment course upon course.


Using seasonal, local, fresh ingredients and innovative cooking concepts our Executive Chef and his team guarantee a dining experience that is unique and unrivaled in the North of England.


Our oak framed seating area is bathed with natural light and diners are able to watch craftsmanship at work with a viewing area of the fast paced kitchen.

Our Rooms & Suites

An overnight stay at The Fleece at Ruleholme will leave you feeling refreshed, rejuvenated, and replenished. Each of our 23 bedrooms have been beautifully designed to deliver comfort, luxury and relaxation throughout every feature and amenity.


Boasting oak beam detailing, farmhouse style doors, Lakeland stone feature-walls, and rolling countryside views – we guarantee that the Fleece at Ruleholme will soon be your regular go-to getaway. 


Each room is unique and intricately finished with inspiration from Georgian, Victorian, or traditional farmhouse influences. Our bathrooms are spacious and modern with deep-fill copper or slipper baths available in select rooms.


While staying with us you’ll enjoy a large, luxurious mattress, soft, fresh linens, fluffy bathrobes, high-quality toiletries, 4k wall mounted TV’s and comfortable seating areas. You’ll also have exclusive access to our atrium lounges where you can relax with a coffee and a good book.

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Classic King

Country View

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Classic Accessible

Country View

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Classic Twin

Country View

Weddings at Ruleholme

Combining rural charm with contemporary luxury, The Fleece at Ruleholme provides a stylish, idyllic setting for your big-day celebrations.


You and your guests will have exclusive access to our beautiful, open-plan Hadrian’s Suite, featuring modern, comfortable furnishings, breath-taking design concepts, and uninterrupted views of the rolling countryside surrounding us.


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