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Tea/Coffee Shop, free entry

Buttermere Ayrshires Ice Cream

Buttermere Ayrshires Ice Cream


You will find an everchanging variety of traditional, seasonal and usual flavours of ice cream to choose from. Our tearoom serves homemade cakes and scones and traybakes, whilst our gift shop sells a lovely variety of local crafts and interesting gifts, something for everyone.

Speciality: Ice-cream

Credit cards accepted (no fee)Gift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toilets

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening details

Open 7 days 10.30 - 17.30, Feb - Nov, out of season weekends and fine days. Closed Jan.


Free entry


Louise Kyle


Syke Farm,
CA13 9XA


Plan route to Buttermere Ayrshires Ice Cream using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: NY 178166  Lat: 54.53870 Long: -3.27104

By car: From Keswick follow A66, turn left at Braithwaite, follow signs for Newlands Pass and Buttermere. Drop down into Buttermere, we are situated on the left just below the church.

By bus: The Honister Rambler provides a service between Keswick and Buttermere. In the summer months there is also a bus service from Keswick to Buttermere which ends at Cockermouth.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Penrith station


  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed