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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016

After reading some reviews on TripAdvisor we where apprehensive about our stay, but once there all reviews I'd read where way off the mark. The hotel although dated was very welcoming, clean and the breakfast first class, also the staff helpful and polite. We booked 2 doubles and a twin, all rooms were clean and the beds comfy and with...

Thank cmcavoy57
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Stayed here as part of group doing Hadrians Way Cycle Route. Hotel needs some renovation / TLC - a touch of faded grandeur. WiFi only in downstairs area Summary: + Welcome hosts + Breakfast OK - though Bacon was hard and dry + Bar OK, good selection ales but all bottle / cans - nothing on draft / tap +...

Thank mountainperson
Co. Antrim
Reviewed 26 October 2015

It's a nice old place a world away from slick, modern boutique hotels. The wifi only works in the lobby, the fittings are tatty, and the shower pressure is shocking. All the same the staff were friendly it was clean and the breakfast was included. Some people will hate it, I found it charming in its own way - nostalgic!

1Thank oweydoo
Maryport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2015

just had Sunday lunch today, The food was very good and either lamb, beef or chicken was on offer, or a trio of all three. We had the trio + 4 veg and 3 different types of potato. No room for pudd, but the choice looked very good. We were in first and only waited for 15 minutes. Later diners...

1Thank 199foodie
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Very peaceful week staying at the hotel clean very tidy old history hotel so interesting food was great and plenty of it bar area was small but comfortable the staff was great helpful and Joanne was a great host hard work and polite and very caring looked after guests brilliant I would go back again

1Thank Sara P
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Just here for the one night. The hotel was very quiet and I suspect I was the only guest. I was in room 26 which was a twin bedded room... A little dated maybe, but clean and comfy. Good points Nice building and location Friendly staff BIG breakfast Bad points No wifi in rooms No poached eggs No draught beer...

Thank sowie
Reviewed 8 July 2015

On a positive note the breakfast was excellent and the waitress was very friendly. The first room I was allocated was the smallest and darkest I have ever seen and not something that should be offered to guests in this day and age. I was given an alternative when I complained but why I was given this awful room in...

Thank MrAlanT54
Morecambe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Clean and comfortable with friendly staff. Poorly marketed (haven't even put the name of the hotel in the space provided on the top of their website!) and clearly underused. Lacked atmosphere when we visited because few other guests. Pity because it deserves to be better used. Dinner menu basic and limited but food was well cooked and fairly priced and...

Thank Ken H
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 May 2015

Staff very friendly and helpful. No staff on site or access to any facilities when we arrived back at 9:30 pm looking forward to having a drink in the bar. Hotel cold, first day no bread available for breakfast. Second day no one available to cook. I would not recommend to any one.

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 19 September 2014

Lovely building and surrounding area. The hotel needs some attention along with the room we stayed in, it was dark due to the low light led bulbs and the decor and furniture were dated. The staff were friendly and helpful and breakfast was good (need real sausages, not the fake Walls type). It has not inspired us to stay again,...

Thank Under_achiever

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Additional Information about Ellenbank Hotel

Address: Ellenbank Hotel Birkby, Maryport CA15 6RE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Maryport
Price Range: €90 - €98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 26
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“We staxed in rooms 16,17 and 18”
 of 5 bubbles cmcavoy57, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“NOT room 27 !”
 of 5 bubbles MrAlanT54, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Ask to be put in a room away from neighbours if possible. The walls are very thin.”
 of 5 bubbles Kimmiidoll_kim, 27 May 2014 | Read review
“make sure the heating is on”
 of 5 bubbles susanw67, 28 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Many staircases so try to carry small bags, maybe ask for room at front of building for views.”
 of 5 bubbles kaff55, 29 Oct 2013 | Read review
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