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The Windermere Hotel

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Kendal Road, Windermere LA23 1AL England See on map
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3 Star accommodation
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30 Sep1 Oct
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Windermere has been called the ‘Gateway to the Lakes.’ With mountains, moors, lakes and tarns it is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the splendour of the English countryside, right in the heart of the ...More Lake District. The Windermere Hotel occupies an excellent location at the head of the village of Windermere itself. Built from traditional Lakeland slate, our hotel is listed by English Heritage, and is one of the oldest hotels in Windermere having opened back in 1847 to coincide with the construction of the local railway. The hotel’s location is ideal for exploring the local villages of Bowness and Windermere, as well as the beautiful Lake District scenery. Less
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US$75 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Hotel Windermere
Windermere The Hotel
Windermere Hotel Windermere
The Windermere Hotel Lake District
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed at this hotel with coast and country .The pictures in the brochure were very inviting ,so we booked for 5 days .When we arrived we were greeted by very friendly staff etc ,no problems there .When we went to the allocated room we...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A first rate hotel which is very comfortable and well appointed. The service and the staff who provide it are excellent and deserve great credit for making our stay so special. The food is very good indeed with a lovely restaurant

Thank maisfield2017
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed here for three nights and I can say I have had better and worse. Big minus points points....your are charged for a car park space at £6 per day which is something I have never heard of when you stay at a hotel...More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for one night, thankfully my partner had only booked one night! Found the staff on the reception to be rude, waited 25 minutes for someone to actually acknowledge us whilst waiting to book in. He did upgrade us to a superior room, how they...More

Thank mandymc11111254
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a disappointment the room was nothing like the website pictures. It was barley 2 star small room with old furniture cracked window and damaged ceiling in the bathroom. When I went to the front desk I was told to take it up with head...More

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5 August 2018|
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Response from eddiey36 | Reviewed this property |
There is nowhere to keep bikes. We ended up chaining ours to a post round the back of the hotel near the kitchen
stevey w
2 August 2018|
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Response from Rob54176 | Reviewed this property |
There is parking area in area front of hotel - we reserved space at around £3 daily - supermarket/train station opposite hotel with large Lakeland outlet next to station. - and short walk into town centre full of shops.
1 August 2018|
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Response from Lee T | Reviewed this property |
There is parking, but I believe it's a £5 charge
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"Avoid room 39 its awful. Can't speak for the other rooms in the annexe."
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"Ground floor is very quiet and there is a door to outside with cigarette retainer for smokers (my son)"
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"Road noise at the front, but great views."
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"Rooms at back get morning sun and are quiet."
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