Hawkshead Brewery is no longer in Hawkshead. It moved in 2006 and is now in the village of Staveley, half way between Kendal and Windermere, off the A591, the main road into The Lakes.
Junction 36 of the M6. Follow the A590 then A591 signposted Windermere. Staveley is signed from the A591, there are also brown tourist signs for 'Hawkshead Brewery'.
Staveley is served by regular trains on the Windermere – Oxenholme line.
Staveley is on the regular 555/554 bus route which extends as far as Lancaster or Keswick. Some services of the 800 Bike Bus also call