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Chester
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5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in a lakeside lodge for a week in November. The living area of lodge had three floor-to-ceiling windows, each with beautiful views across the lake with snowy fells behind. The lodge was clean and the living / kitchen area was quite spacious. The location was also very easy to explore surround areas with short car journeys to Keswick... More 

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Huddersfield
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a week at Bassenthwaite lodges - fantastic place in a lovely setting! We stayed at lodge 70 and were really impressed. It was a real cosy home from home! Hot tub was brilliant on an evening to relax in and it was checked every morning. Staff were lovely - really helpful - nothing was too much trouble.... More 

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Thank you very much for posting your review and your positive comments it is very much appreciated. The team do really work hard and it is nice for them to know that their hard work is recognised. Yes! Booths is a favourite of mine too they are doing some fab foods for Xmas and New Year...my order is in. What... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed from Monday to Friday, had an amazing break, couldn't find one thing wrong with the lodge, every comfort you could want, after mastering the free sat on the t.v. It was easy. Beds so c omfortable. We had our pet dog with us and Chris's even left him a welcoming letter so our dog could tell us the house... More 

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We do like to make your pets welcome as they are very much part of the family. All the staff at the park are dog lovers so we do enjoy meeting them all. I will pass on your... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

The location of these lodges is beautiful, you are right on the lake with amazing views The actual site is lovely, very quiet and the lodges are well spaced out so you still feel quite private. Our lodge was large with 3 bedrooms and a hot tub. It was spot on, very clean and well equipped. The staff were very... More 

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Thank you very much for posting your review your kind comments are very much appreciated and will be passed to all the staff I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay that you are thinking of coming again. I look forward to welcoming you on your next visit kind regards Chris More 

plymouth
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Just got back from a Mon-Fri stay in the country plus lodge. It was amazing, the lodge is exceptional, everything you need including a hot tub and BBQ. The staff area all brilliant excellently led by Chris but across the board they are so customer focussed. The location is brilliant with lovely lakeside walks and a short drive to hundreds... More 

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and your kind and positive comments. It was very nice of you to book again for next year your custom and trust in us is very much appreciated best wishes Chris More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Wonderful welcome and very relaxing holiday in stunning surroundings and beautiful lodges. This was my third visit and am already booked to stay again in a few months. Couldn't ask for anything nicer.

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

hello Ann thank you very much for your review. Your comments are very much appreciated by all the staff at the park. Also a huge thanks for trusting us with your holidays again, and again, and again. I look forward to seeing you soon kind regards Chris More 

Prudhoe, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Just got back today and this by far is the best place I have stayed in the lakes. I seriously can't fault anything customer service was brilliant your made to feel very welcome. The lodge itself was fantastic well equipped and very clean The views are outstanding and the hot tub was great always cleaned every morning I will definitely... More 

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. We are all so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your kind comments are very much appreciated by myself and all the staff. Hope to see you again soon Best wishes Chris More 

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Visited bassenthwaite lakeside lodges last week for 4 nights. We stayed in the country plus lodge with hot tub. Absolutely stunning place with the most amazing views. Everything you need inside each lodge like a home from home. The staff were amazing. It was my sins birthday half way through our trip he was turning two. The staff provided him... More 

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review it is very much appreciated. It was our privilege to have been included with your little boys birthday celebration. I hope I have the pleasure of welcoming you again in the not too distant future our best wishes to you all Chris More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We've just spent another fabulous few weeks at Bassenthwaite, meeting up with friends, lovely walks, good food and wonderful views. The weather has been typical Cumbria ! Every day was finished off watching our brilliant Team GB which just added to the holiday. ..... what a fantastic country we live in! Xx

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Thank you very much for posting your review. I am delighted that you have enjoyed your stay with us again. I must admit all the staff on the park have been watching the Olympics avidly too. We didn't want you to go away without your Cumbrian weather experience!!! hope to see you again in the not too distant future kind... More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Two of us stayed in a 4 bedroom lodge and had a wonderful time.We had one of the lodges at the top of the hill which gave us excellent views of the lake and surrounding area. We found the lodge well equipped, very clean and so many towels! Chris on reception is the most knowledgeable person on local walks for... More 

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Hello Ellie thank you very much for your review and your kind comments they are very much appreciated. We are delighted that you enjoyed you stay with us. I hope I will have the pleasure of seeing you on the park again in the not too distant future best wishes to you both Chris More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on the shores of the beautiful Bassenthwaite Lake in the heart of the Cumbrian Lake District this tranquil park of 45, 4 and 6 berth lodges is the perfect relaxing getaway. The park nestles at the foot of the dramatic Skiddaw mountain. You can enjoy breathtaking views, tranquil surroundings and wonderful walks during your stay. The park has a five star rating from the English Tourism Council and also David Bellamy Gold Award for conservation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges

Address: Scarness, Bassenthwaite CA12 4QZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bassenthwaite
Price Range: RM256 - RM1,182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges 5*
Number of rooms: 56
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“Ask for a lake view, it's beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles JLY182, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not a hotel a three bed lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles raymondm326, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“the lodges near over looking lake with a hot tub are fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanP580, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“All the lodges are lovely”
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“Go when rain not expected”
 of 5 bubbles Peteandmaggs, 26 Dec 2015 | Read review
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