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Damson Dene Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was looking after my 91 year old Mum for the weekend, and although we have a superb family house to go to - just felt the need not to cook etc, so decided that a third visit to the Damson Dene would be a great idea. Easy to book by phone, and arrived 9:15pmish on Friday. Nice welcome on arrival...

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The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Damson Dene Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review and 5 star rating; it made us smile after reading the comment from your mother. It was our pleasure to host you and cannot thank you enough for your lovely comments. We'll hopefully see you again for yet another enjoyable visit! Thank you.

Wisbech, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The double room was very small and we had trouble walking around the bed, and there was nowhere to hang your clothes if you needed more than six hangers. The hotel is not a long stay hotel taking the above into account. I feel the the hotel should advise people that there will be dog's roaming around off their leash....

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The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Damson Dene Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review and stay. We appreciate your comments and constructive feedback about your stay. We don't hide the fact that we allow dogs, so people should be aware of that if they are interested in booking. However, we will redouble our efforts and ensure all staff speak to any guest who does not have their dog...

lancashire
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 2 nights on a groupon voucher at the end of March. Yes, the hotel does need a bit of maintenance here and there but the staff and amenities at the hotel sure make up for it. Rooms very comfortable and warm, leisure facilities excellent. We had a three course meal on the first night (included in deal) which...

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The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Damson Dene Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your nice review and stay. We particularly want to thank you for your lovely comments about our staff and food as well. Thank you for recommending the hotel to others and we hope to welcome you back as well. Thanks.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked this and seen mixed reviews over the hotel. On arrival it was having building work being done. We were placed in a cottage and it was more than we had expected, very spacious and clean. We decided to have meals and drinks in the bar area for the two nights. The food was great and very hot....

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The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Damson Dene Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for visiting. I'm delighted we exceeded your expectations and very much appreciate your kind comments about our accommodation, staff and food. It is too bad we lost that fifth star on the back of a £1 postage charge, although the receptionist was just following procedure as we have had people forget much larger items (like suitcases!) and...

Buron on Trent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Please know, this is not a MacDonalds, or a Hilton! This is a small, really very friendly place to stay, great value for money. Very very friendly staff, led by Wayne the manager. He is fun and friendly, chatting to everyone, asking if everything is all right. He spends a lot of his time telling you how great his staff...

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2Thank Chris247_12
The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Damson Dene Hotel, responded to this review

What a delightful review from some great guests. Thanks so much for posting it. There's nothing more to be said except we will look forward to welcoming you back! Thank you.

Rainhill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an overnight stay with breakfast and dinner with families and friends. First impression, the hotel is undergoing some refurbishment/building expansion which unfortunately spoiled some of the lovely surround scenery. Inside the hotel, it felt dated and lacked character. The spa facilities were not the best; swimming pool was good size but was shared with a swimming lesson class,...

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The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Damson Dene Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for visiting and posting your review. I appreciate all of your comments, both what you liked and where you feel we can improve. Most importantly, thank you for your lovely mention of our staff and food; hope you'll come and visit, perhaps after the expansion, to see the new changes! Thank you.

hartlepool
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 1 night's bed breakfast and evening meal after buying a Groupon deal. Lovely quiet and peaceful location. Used the Spa facilities which are very good. Rooms are what you need though shower was a bit on small side. Very nice views from bar and lounge area. The food was superb, the beef which is local produce was cooked...

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The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Damson Dene Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your stay and nice review. We couldn't be happier that you had such an enjoyable time including your dining experience, leisure amenities and spa treatments. We hope the next time you need a relaxing break we will get to welcome you back. Thank you.

Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had booked a double room but unfortunately had to go alone. The receptionist was very kind and offered me inclusive dinner on both nights (my deal included dinner for 2 on the first night)The food was very good and the service was efficient and the staff were friendly My room was comfortable with a lovely view. There was a...

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The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Damson Dene Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for visiting and posting your nice review. We are delighted you had an enjoyable time and we particularly appreciate your lovely comments about our staff. Hope to welcome you back again some time. Thank you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Main problem was the shower, which dribbled and alternated between burning hot and very cold. Working the taps was like trying to crack a safe. Plus there was no attachment on the wall for the shower and as it was connected to the taps, made washing a chore. Bed sheets had tears in them, heating did not work nor the...

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The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Damson Dene Hotel, responded to this review

We're terribly sorry to read this review and that the guest did not enjoy their stay with us. We've looked into why the water in the room was being so temperamental and have sorted it out. We appreciate the feedback about the gym equipment as well. We have just this morning ordered a brand new treadmill so hopefully that will...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely quaint place. Staff were extremely helpful and very friendly. Vlad the barman was great and the rest of the team were polite and couldn't do enough for you. The spa facilities were excellent. The room was clean and spacious and the food was top notch and the cream tea a bonus. All in all we had a fantastic weekend...

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The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Damson Dene Hotel, responded to this review

What a delightful review to read, thanks so much for taking the time to post it and for your 5 star rating. We appreciate your comments about our staff and we would all love to welcome you back in the future! Thank you.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Damson Dene Hotel

Address: | Near Bowness On Windermere, Crosthwaite LA8 8JE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Crosthwaite
Price Range: €83 - €187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Damson Dene Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Only book Suites, the other rooms are too small.”
Argiek, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on ground floor small Avoid Room 25!”
stuartbruce42, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“stayed in room 11 overlooking the small lake and garden but be prepared we woke up to ducks sitting on the windowsill”
350KarenT, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We were on a Groupon trip so were on the ground floor as we were the last time, the rooms we had were 24 and 28, both functional and comfy”
geob442, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Any room from 13-21 would be the best.”
alanbG8502DF, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
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