May 17 sees the next set of restrictions being eased.

Step 3 of the government's roadmap out of lockdown will allow indoor hospitality again at pubs and restaurants.

Hotel and other holiday accommodation can open again, and theatres, cinemas and indoor attractions will be able to welcome back customers and visitors.

We've taken a look at some of the top rated hotels in the Lake District that you could visit once restrictions ease.

Cragwood Country House Hotel, Ambleside

Rated 4.8 stars on Google

The website says: "In line with the recent government announcement we are looking forward to welcoming you back from Monday, May 17. Rest assured the teams will be working hard behind the scenes preparing for a safe reopening, as your safety is our top priority."

Nestled on the shores of England’s longest and most beautiful lake you will find Cragwood Country House Hotel.

Set in its own secluded, twenty-acre estate of beautiful landscaped gardens and woodland, it’s hard to resist a relaxing Lake District break at Cragwood.

One customer said: "Very friendly hotel, all the staff were great, taking time to cater for gluten free food and also to accommodate a dog."

Armathwaite Hall Hotel & Spa, Keswick

Rated 4.6 stars on Google

The hotel is due reopen on May 17 in line with the most recent restrictions.

The website describes: "Magnificently set in the secluded splendour of 400 acres of deer park and woodland, bordered by the calming waters of Bassenthwaite Lake and framed by the dramatic Skiddaw Mountain and Lake District Fells, Armathwaite Hall Hotel and Spa is as romantic as the surrounding countryside."

One customer left the review: "Very nice stay experience in a traditional English countryside hotel. Rooms are big and spacious."

Macdonald Leeming House, Ullswater

Rated 4.3 stars on Google

The website states: "In line with the roadmap announced by the government, we are available for bookings from May 17 with our safe and sound promise."

"Macdonald Leeming House is one of the finest 4-star hotels in the Lake District, offering luxury and comfort in beautiful surroundings. Set in 22 acres of beautiful grand gardens in the countryside of Cumbria, our 200-year-old country house hotel has breath-taking scenery and fine facilities. With direct access to the shores of Ullswater and a private fishing licence, our Lake District hotel in Ullswater hotel is a perfect venue for celebrations, events and conferences." continued the website.

One customer said: "Very friendly welcome, also feels very safe. Beautiful old building with amazing features."

Another Place,The Lake, Ullswater

Rated 4.5 stars on Google

The website reads: "We’re very grateful for the incredible interest we’re experiencing, our reservations team are working hard to get through your enquiries.

"We’re reopening on May 17 and our updated terms ensure you can book with confidence."

A relaxed hotel on the shores of Ullswater in the Lake District. Another Place, The Lake gives you days together and days apart as a family, time around a table for dinner, by the pool, wild swimming or stand-up paddleboarding on the lake.

One customer left the review: "Excellent place to eat, relax and have a drink. Great staff, lovely setting and the best place in the area. Only went in for dinner but what a dinner it was. Highly recommended."

Low Wood Bay Resort and Spa, Windermere

Rated 4.5 stars on Google

The hotel plans to reopen its door on Monday.

The website describes: "Nestled on the shores of Lake Windermere, in the heart of the National Park, with Wainwrights walks a stone’s throw away and the walkers’ town of Ambleside a mile away, Low Wood Bay is the perfect base for relaxing and exploring the Lakes."

One customer said: "Great location with amazing views of Windermere lakes. Rooms are modern and well fitted. Beautiful new extension and spa / pool areas."