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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I absolutely love this place. Ticks all the right boxes. Location is fantastic,Excellent stopping over point with quick access to so many beautiful places. That view during breakfast from the dining room on a cold frosty late autumn day is another fantastic treat. Lovely food. The building looks just so right as you pull into the driveway. Oozes character set... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Just come back from another lovely weekend at Sawrey House. It's a lovely place with amazing memories for us. Everything was as perfect as we remember. Lovely lake view room as requested that was absolutely spotless with a lovely comfy enormous bed with a little seating area and amazing scenery. Lovely crisp weather outside but warm and cosy inside the... More 

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Cheshire
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17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed here 20/11/16 for a 2night break with travelzoo. The hotel is in a good position and the room we had was small but comfortable and very clean. We dined in on both nights and found that the food was of a high standard worthy of at least one AA rosette, the breakfast was also very... More 

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Thank gixerman
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent 2 night break here at the Sawrey house hotel with it's convenient location, comfortable rooms and excellent food. We would highly recommended this good service at a fantastic price.

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Kirkoswald, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I took advantage of an off-season deal and stayed for two wonderful nights in November. We are both vegan and had asked if this could be catered for. The chef excelled himself, and we were treated to delicious food for breakfast and dinner, and Hannah, who served us, was an absolute delight: warm and friendly and extremely... More 

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Thank bellasabbagh
David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear bellasabbagh, Thank you for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to look after you and your boyfriend during your winter break with us. I'm delighted Richard was able to provide you with a bespoke menu to cater for your dietary requirements and that you enjoyed it so much. Hannah is a delight, and works very hard to look... More 

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed a comfortable and relaxed stay at this hotel. The management and staff were welcoming, helpful and professional. Our classic room was spacious and warm + contained all the necessary amenities. The bathroom / shower was perhaps a little on the small side but it did meet our needs. The dining area offered a fantastic view... More 

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David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear tgjps, Thank you for taking the time to submit your fantastic review. It's always a pleasure to read when our guests have had such a wonderful experience with us and would recommend us so highly too. I'm delighted that your stay was relaxing and comfortable, and that you enjoyed our varied and delicious menus in our restaurant. I will... More 

North East
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26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've just spent another 2 nights at Sawrey House in the Esthwaite room, love the room with the magnificent and very comfortable four poster bed and bath in the bedroom, where you can see the lake. Beautiful surroundings. Prosecco on arrival, fantastic food served each evening and great choice for breakfast. A very relaxing country house, a great stay, service,... More 

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Thank AlanNorthEast
David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AlanNorthEast, Thank you for your wonderful review. It was a pleasure to welcome you both to Sawrey House Hotel and I'm delighted you enjoyed everything our small hotel has to offer. We are certainly in a beautiful location and you came at the right time to see Autumn in The Lakes in all its glory, as the amazing colour... More 

Stirling, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic location and very impressed with the hotel and indeed the rooms.The staff were very friendly and couldn't have been more helpful;Breakfast was well presented and fabulous views from the breakfast room; Highly recommend and would have no hesitation in visiting again but this time will make sure have more time to enjoy!!

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David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear billgraham2411, Thank you for taking the time to submit your lovely review. I'm delighted you found everything to your liking including our friendly staff and delicious breakfasts. I trust you made the most of your short break with us and can recommend our Spring Breaks starting in April which will give you more time in this beautiful part of... More 

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23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely building in a good location. Good sized room and very tastefully decorated. A couple of niggles - Wifi absolutely shocking, when it did connect which was very rare it incredibly slow, this is a must in area where mobile signal is poor / non existent. The other niggle was the shower temperature it could go extremely hot or very... More 

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David_Bulmer, Owner at Sawrey House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pickyeater2013, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I'm delighted you liked your room, the views and breakfast during your stay with us. Its a shame you didn't sample our evening menu also while you were here, as our fresh, locally sourced menus as even more delicious than breakfast and well worth trying.... More 

Alcester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We chose Sawrey House for a four night stay in the Lake District. We wanted a hotel rather than B&B on this occasion and were pleased to note that Sawrey House is NOT 'dog friendly' (we would rather not sleep in rooms that smell of dogs!) and does not accept children under 12. We were a bit last minute with... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sawrey House is an 11 bedroom country house hotel located in the heart of the English Lake District. Set in 3 acres of mature garden and with stunning views of Esthwaite Water and Grizedale Forest, Sawrey House Hotel is the perfect base to explore this beautiful part of Cumbria and is the ideal getaway for nature lovers, romantics and those who enjoy the finer things in life. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sawrey House Hotel

Address: Near Sawrey, Near Sawrey LA22 0LF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Near Sawrey
Price Range: RM494 - RM740 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sawrey House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Room 2 is on the ground floor between the bar and dining room, so not good for light sleepers.”
 of 5 bubbles gixerman, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The top floor four poster bedroom is a must!”
 of 5 bubbles AlanNorthEast, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Any - the location is peaceful with wonderful views”
 of 5 bubbles Peter22, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room 7 great veiws”
 of 5 bubbles jackie031958, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“lakeside rooms have a good view”
 of 5 bubbles butin1963, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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