Kendal is located on the periphery of Lake District National Park and is a well liked market town. It is home to numerous historical structures, such as the Kendal Castle and the parish church. You can see a fascinating view of the town from the ruined castle. Visit the well known Kendal Museum of Natural History and Archaeology when you stay in Kendal hotels. You will enjoy walking amongst the characteristic narrow alleyways and unique building styles. There is a fine selection of Kendal hotels which are happy to provide English hospitality.
Located towards the South of the Lake District on River Kent, Kendal became an important woollen cloths manufacturer. You can still see several mills along the river. It is also well known for shoe manufacturing, particularly Kays Shoes and its tapestry history. Perhaps the most famous product here is Kendal Mint Cake, which is also exported. Old industries are at a decline and the economy of Kendal has become focused on tourism. Numerous visitors stay in Kendal hotels, as it is the gateway to the Lake District. You can find many well equipped hotels in Kendal.