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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This was our second stay - we stayed in the Lakeview room on the second floor. This room has a queen size bed and bath with shower over it. We especially like the white bedding and the quality of the quilts which feels like it could be feather and down but is actually anti-allergic and synthetic but very nice to...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We came to visit the Beatrix Potter surroundings but sadly it was closed. Sawrey house hotel provided afternoon tea this was lovely. The room was a lake view with its own shower room hairdryer and clothes airer. The bed was very comfortable and the room was spotless and the lovely touch of home made biscuits on the coffee tray was...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I booked 2 nights dinner bed and breakfast in a lake view room at the Sawrey House hotel as part of the excellent value Winter Warmers offer. The hotel is fabulous, smart but understated in a beautiful spot overlooking Esthwaite and 2 minutes walk from Hilltop and the Tower Bank Arms. Our room was stylish and lovely...

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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an excellent deal we had in a superbly run understated hotel. Good room for the money and although we had dinner included for one night we stayed in to eat on the second night and had another super dinner - value for money.. Great staff with attentive service. CAN'T WAIT TO GO BACK.................................

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David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Paul G, Thank you for your excellent review. I'm thrilled you found Sawrey House so good and enjoyed everything we have to offer. We do have some great deals available all year, but our winter offers really are amazing value for money, so I'm please you managed to get away for a fantastic Lake District break. Don't forget to...

Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at Sawrey House Hotel for our aft tea and was met with a warm greeting and taken to our table in the dining room which overlooked the valley and Esthwaite Water.The food was excellent with a delicious glass of Prosecco and a good cafetiere of coffee. It was a very pleasant way to spend an hour or two...

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David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear polly2462013, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Sawrey House Hotel. I'm delighted you enjoyed a relaxing few hours with us during your stop for afternoon tea. We are very lucky to enjoy such stunning views in a very peaceful part of the Lake District and I'm pleased you enjoyed it too. Don't forget...

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel is fantastic, with a great, very polite service and a fabulous food! Amazing breakfast. Beautiful views. Quiet area. We had a lake view room which was very nice, although I'm taking half of a star for not comfortable bed. Or beds rather - two single beds joined together. Worth visiting.

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David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marta S, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We're delighted you found Sawrey House so good and rated us so highly. All our staff are very customer focused, so thrilled you got great service with fabulous food. Don't forget to add us to Facebook or Twitter for all our great deals and...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner stayed in this hotel for a one night trip to the lakes. (Saturday night) Upon booking, I didn't realise the hotel wasn't actually in Windermere, which was my fault however I wasn't impressed with the fact we had to get a car ferry over to where the hotel is. Reason being is that it's £4.40 each...

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David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear mazjez, Thank you for taking the time to review your Lake District break. We're sorry to hear of your problems incurred with you thinking we were in Windermere. Whilst we are only a few miles away, there is a huge lake between us which sees to have vexed your plans a little. There are several ways to get to...

Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hannah the do everything girl was very friendly and helpful, but the management of the hotel were conspicuous by their lack of involvement with the guests. Room was adequate, but like so many rooms now the lighting was rather dim - not great for reading. Meals in the restaurant were generous, and generally well prepared.

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David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stephen B, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Sawrey House Hotel. I'm delighted Hannah looked after you so well. As a general assistant, she is trained in all departments and supports me with some management duties also. As a small hotel in winter it is essential that many jobs get completed whilst it...

Manchester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to go to the lakes and booked this hotel based on the reviews on trip advisor 7 days before staying directly through their website. We stayed in room 2, bed was comfy, room was warm and the staff were attentive and friendly. They have a lounge with a massive wood burning fire and a bar next door so you...

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David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dollymixture125, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I'm delighted you found Sawrey House so enjoyable and were able to relax and chill out in the lounge. As a small hotel we pride ourselves on our personal service and I'm thrilled that you enjoyed it too. We try to source all our food...

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent location set in quiet village, with great walks straight out of the front door, and next door is Beatrix Potters childhood house. Food was excellent with a breakfast ready to set you up for a day in the lakes.

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David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Robert R, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent break with us. I'm delighted you found our hotel and the village of Near Sawrey to your liking and enjoyed dining with us too. We are very lucky to be in a lovely location with great walks on our door step, so we are ideally placed for...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sawrey House is an 11 bedroom country house hotel located in the heart of the English Lake District. Set in 3 acres of mature garden and with stunning views of Esthwaite Water and Grizedale Forest, Sawrey House Hotel is the perfect base to explore this beautiful part of Cumbria and is the ideal getaway for nature lovers, romantics and those who enjoy the finer things in life. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sawrey House Hotel

Address: Near Sawrey, Near Sawrey LA22 0LF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Near Sawrey
Price Range: €104 - €159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sawrey House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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