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Riverside Hotel

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“the river”(276 reviews)
“swimming lessons”(27 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

Had one off the new updated rooms .everything as previous visit.The only problem is that the room now has a safe but it is not secured in any way, so can be removed from the room very easily there for why have a safe.

Thank scottishcatman
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 20 June 2016

Thanks for visiting again for the nearby cat show. We appreciate your review and feedback on the safe. Although we have never had anyone take one of the safes or have had any issue with them, we do thank you for the comments. Thanks again.

Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Great location on the river. Warm welcome from the staff on arrival. We had the family room, only one left, very spacious and comfortable. Tea coffee and free WiFi Internet. Bar staff very helpful. There is also a gym and pool for patrons to use,...More

2  Thank drew_wilson66
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 17 June 2016

Many thanks for visiting and for taking the time to post your nice review. We love 5* ratings too, so thanks for that as well! We especially appreciate your kind mention of our hard working staff, and all of your comments! Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Staff extremely accommodating and friendly. Room lovely. Shower excellent. Dinner was absolutely delicious as was breakfast. Very pleased with free wi fi facilities. Car parking is excellent. Dinner bed and breakfast was good value. Also they let us pay corkage on own wine.

1  Thank Karen M
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 15 June 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We cannot thank you enough for the 5* rating as well. We're happy you found us to be good value for money and do hope you'll come and visit again. Thank you.

Reviewed 9 June 2016

the hotel was lovely, the views were gorgeous, it is a lovely little village and it is a short drive to lake Windermere. I would highly recommend this hotel. the staff are really friends and helpful. I would love to go again soon.More

2  Thank Hannah I
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 15 June 2016

Thank you so much for spending time at the Riverside Hotel Kendal and for posting your review. Kendal is a brilliant little gateway to the Lakes, lots to do and close to beautiful scenery. Thanks for mentioning our wonderful staff, who know how to make...More

Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

A brilliant location for a stay to explore the Lakes. Rooms are a good size and well equipped. We stayed in Room 3 on the lower ground (all recently refurbished). Breakfast was good and the staff very friendly. Olympia on reception was very friendly and...More

1  Thank lablife46
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 9 June 2016

Many thanks for your visit and review. We love 5* ones so thanks for that as well. It's nice to get some good feedback on our newly refurbished rooms as well as some lovely comments about breakfast, our staff and the gym too. Thanks for...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$126 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kendal
#5 Business Hotel in Kendal
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$126 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kendal
#5 Business Hotel in Kendal
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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juleswils
25 February 2018|
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Response from Barbara R | Reviewed this property |
sorry for late reply, we checked in at 2.30 and our room was ready
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juleswils
25 February 2018|
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Response from The_ManagerSLH | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for your question. Check-in is at 3pm as Barry mentioned!
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needsholiday
4 February 2018|
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Response from The_ManagerSLH | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your message. Barry has given a great answer. To add a bit more, we don't offer beauty treatments but as Barry also said, some good places right nearby in Kendal do. Hope that helps!
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"upper floors tend to be better for noise"
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"There are rooms that overlook the river"
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"Facing the river is best"
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"River view"
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