- Between the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales, this former 17th-century coaching inn is rich in original character and traditional charm, offering good food, real ales and log fires. Nestled in the Lune valley, The Barbon Inn has a superb location, with the stunning scenery of the Lake District to the West and the breathtaking natural beauty of the Yorkshire Dales to the East. The M6 motorway is a scenic 10-minute drive away. Quiet and peaceful, the inns charming location makes it a great base for walkers and keen golfers.Enjoy water sports in and around the nearby lakes or try mountain biking. Kirkby Lonsdale is just a few hundred metres away. Dating back to the 1600s, the hotel boasts beautiful period features, such as original wooden beams and real open fires. All of the rooms are individually furnished, with their own unique charm. The bar and restaurant offer fine wines, real ale and good food, made using high quality, fresh, seasonal local ingredients.