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    Macdonald Leeming House, Ullswater

    Ullswater nr Penrith, Watermillock CA11 0JJ, England
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    • Excellent58%
    • Very good26%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “feature room” (36 reviews)
    “lovely hotel” (78 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 1,228 reviews

    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Beautifully situated hotel and stunning views from balcony rooms but here's the but food over priced and disappointingly mediocre, drinks expensive as you would expect from a captive audience, with no draft beers only bottled. On second night we decided to travel into Bowness-on-Windermere and...More

    Thank gpater5971
    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    I last visited this hotel some years ago, and had very fond memories, so as my wife and I were spending the weekend in the Lakes we thought we'd stop off for lunch on a Saturday afternoon in early June. It was a beautiful day...More

    Thank Murray E
    Response from KarenIrving, General Manager at Macdonald Leeming House, UllswaterResponded 13 July 2017

    Dear Murray E Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I am sorry to read of your dissapointment, this is very unusual for Leeming House as I am pleased your fond memories will remember. I will certainly investigate the issues you have...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

    Lovely hotel setting and lovely rooms. Had a real problem with the price of the food and drink in comparison to the quality though. We had dinner and the food was lacklustre and badly cooked (very overdone fish, overdone duck, overdone veg and to be...More

    Thank Zoe J
    Response from KarenIrving, General Manager at Macdonald Leeming House, UllswaterResponded 13 July 2017

    Dear Zoe J Thank you for visiting Leeming House and for your feedback I am delighted you enjoyed the hotel and its location, we are certainly very fortunate with our stunning setting. I am sorry you felt dissapointed with the food and cost. Macdonald Hotels...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2017

    Spent two nights here recently, the hotel is in an ideal location with breathtaking views. The room itself was quite nice although the bathroom was a bit 'tired' (leaky tub, wonky tap). The biggest let down for this hotel was the dining area, it was...More

    Thank felij688
    Response from KarenIrving, General Manager at Macdonald Leeming House, UllswaterResponded 13 July 2017

    Hello felij688 Great to hear you enjoyed your stay at Leeming House and you enjoyed the hotel and location. Leeming is set in the most stunning location. We did experience an unexpected issue with flies over a couple of days which was quiet unique, we...More

    Reviewed 6 July 2017

    as a Cumbrian 'native' I remember this hotel fondly as being in a beautiful setting and having excellent service: sadly, like so many others in the Lakes whilst the views are just as spectacular the attention to detail has diminished. Two requests and 25 minuted...More

    2  Thank Wallows
    Response from KarenIrving, General Manager at Macdonald Leeming House, UllswaterResponded 13 July 2017

    Dear Wallows Thank you for taking the time to post a review further to your recent visit. I am sorry to read of your disappointment with hotels in The Lakes, I am certain this would not be the impression they would want to give, As...More

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    • US$162 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    James C
    29 August 2016|
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    Response from KarenIrving | Property representative |
    Hello sammQ2946JK Your rate will include breakfast, we have a great choice of cold buffet, followed by a cooked breakfast to order. We look forward to welcoming you to Leeming House Kind regards Karen
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    Response from jmac23_10 | Reviewed this property |
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    Vanessa S
    16 October 2015|
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    Response from Nigel C | Reviewed this property |
    We took dogs and all was well, but I can't say I know the location policy. The dogs stayed with us in the rooms, on more than one floor...
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    "Feature rooms provide nice views of the Garden and Lake"
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    "Pay a little extra for a balcony room - well worth it!"
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    "This is below average for your money, choose wisely and book else where"
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    "Beware if booking this hotel , they may cancel your visit with little explanation"
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