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Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is now the third Michelin starred establishment we have visited for afternoon tea and everyone is going down hill the sandwiches were dry and the cakes were just left on a plate also one of them small pots of Robertsons jam to put on your scones I at least expect home made jam for gods sake its a starred...

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Knutsford
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My husband booked a night here as part of my 50th birthday celebrations. The hotel is in stunning location and I was really looking forward to our stay. Initial impressions are very positive - the hotel is beautifully constructed with masses of Oak Panelling and lovely log fires in the communal areas. Our room was 'pet friendly' so not expecting...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I read mixed reviews of this hotel before I booked to stay there with my friend and was a little concerned. However, my concerns were allayed as soon as we arrived. Our room was absolutely lovely (Room 1 - Junior Suite in the main building) with the sweetest little balcony overlooking the lake (see pic of front of hotel -...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a wonderful weekend we have just enjoyed at the Holbeck Ghyll. Despite reading some earlier reviews on TA I can assure all, that any visit would be a great experience. The food is wonderful. The views (once the mist cleared) were exceptional and the service was professional yet personal. The wines are wondrous and the Cheese Chariot is to...

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1Thank Danny A
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was called cosy and that was a good description. Everything was as you would wish. This was our second visit with a groupon voucher which made it very good value. The grounds are delightful and the view is great. The food is excellent and they cater very well for coeliac (gluten free) so would recommend with no hesitation.

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1Thank jacymorris
Chorley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Holbeck Ghyll is a bit of a strange mix- likeable, quirky, some bits great and some not so however we like it so paid another visit at February half-term when child free ! The hotel itself is up a steep hill, 4x4 required if frosty or snowy although the road had a few nasty potholes when we visited. Stylistically its...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed a night here with my boyfriend for valentines and it is definitely one of the nicest hotels I have ever stayed at. The decor is absolutely beautiful, the staff are extremely attentive and the view is phenomenal. The hot tub has a great view of the lake also. Would definitely come back!!!

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1Thank Megan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to the Holbeck Ghyll and in the main we were particularly satisfied with the caliber of the accommodation and the service received by the staff. We regularly travel to the area and generally stay in local hotels however; we decided to select Holbeck Ghyll, primarily due to the spa facilities on offer. We had planned...

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8Thank Cameron F
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night in February to celebrate my wife's birthday. Let's start with the positives - this is a stunning location with fabulous views over Windermere. The staff are great and the main hotel is very good. We didn't eat dinner here so cannot comment on the restaurant. We came via a deal on Secret Escapes and have...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We'd come for the afternoon tea after reading reviews that said it was very good- we were so disappointed. The sandwiches were uninspiring and stale, the scones were tiny, crunchy and had a texture like day old bread and the patisserie was equally unimaginative and not great. To top it off we were pretty much left alone and had to...

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This luxurious country house hotel is set in eighteen acres of private woodland and gardens, in England's picturesque Lake District. Holbeck Ghyll offers 23 individually designed en-suite rooms, most with spectacular views over Lake Windermere. The Health Spa offers a range of treatments, sauna, steam room. Food is an integral part of any guests stay, and the Restaurant, which retained a Michelin Star for 14 consecutive years, will not disappoint. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holbeck Ghyll Country House

Address: Holbeck Ghyll, Windermere LA23 1LU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: €193 - €435 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holbeck Ghyll Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Holbeck Ghyll Country House Hotel Windermere
Holbeck Ghyll Country Hotel
Holbeck Ghyll Country Windermere
Holbeck Ghyll Country House Windermere, Lake District
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Windermere
#8 Romantic Hotel in Windermere
#9 Family Hotel in Windermere
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