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The Derwentwater Hotel

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“a lake view room”(11 reviews)
“self catering”(30 reviews)
“coast country”(16 reviews)
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Accessible rooms
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsa lake view roomself cateringcoast countryrestaurant staffhotel groundshalf boardlake districtshearings hotelsthe main hoteldeluxe roomlovely walklovely locationweekend breakminute walk into keswickevening mealplenty of choicestunning views
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As many other reviews state the hotel is in need of refurbishment in the rooms, especially the bathrooms which are very dated. We stayed for 2 nights in August 2018. The customer service at reception was not great upon arrival. We arrived around 10 mins...More

1  Thank clairekuncewicz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a self catering apartment (named Latrigg) and it was extremely spacious for two people: if you want to try an alternative hotel room, you should definitely give it a try. The little kitchen in the room was extremely accessorised, there were in fact...More

3  Thank isabrownie
Response from Carl S, General Manager at The Derwentwater HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed the facilities in the apartment. I do agree with your comments regarding the water, I drink a lot of it myself. I shall ensure to look in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for a week recently in a 1 bedroom manor plus apartment (Scafell). It was a perfectly pleasant stay and we had no real complaints at all. However, there were a number of little things that we wouldn't expect at that price. Things like...More

1  Thank Eskbank
Response from Carl S, General Manager at The Derwentwater HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, I am sorry that things weren't up to the mark for you. I will ensure that the issues in the apartments are dealt with. We do try and put as much in to the apartments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean room Hotel smells good Nice conservatory You can order various meals/snacks/drinks Good breakfast, lots to eat Beautiful lake near the hotel, beautiful walks near the hotel Parked in hotel parking outside We would have liked it if we could have checked in as soon...More

Thank cheryltwinkle
Response from Carl S, General Manager at The Derwentwater HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we are glad to hear that your stay was enjoyable. We do have an early check in option which guarantees your room will be ready for 1pm for a small surcharge. The reason that we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at the hotel for four days with my dog. First the pros. The hotel is set on beautiful grounds that are fantastic for walking my dog and lazy eveings sipping cocktails. The bar is well stocked and the breakfast area for dog owners...More

1  Thank Lieslv
Response from Carl S, General Manager at The Derwentwater HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am glad to hear that most parts of your stay were enjoyable. We do have fans at reception available upon request, these have been very popular with the freak hot weather we have experienced...More

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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$89 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$89 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Nicole H
14 August 2018|
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Response from Diane M | Reviewed this property |
We booked through Coast and Country and were told the up grade was the only rooms available at that time.
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Vee K
6 August 2018|
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Spoken to the hotel who were very friendly and helpful and have allocated the refurbished apartment. Excellent customer service.
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stevey w
2 August 2018|
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Response from yogaink | Reviewed this property |
We enjoyed a few meals at the Farers Pub. I loved lunch at the Cornish Pastie Bakery!
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Room Tips
"Ask if any have been renovated or you'll get a dump"
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"Make sure you see what you are about to be offered"
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"Ask for a ventilated non smoking room. Ground floor rooms on road side are poorly ventilated and musty..."
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"Lake View isbeautiful"
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