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Gilpin Hotel & Lake House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had a birthday celebration, and invited the whole family(12 adults and 3 v young children) to The Lakehouse for a 2 night break....on recommendation of some friends.There are 6 bed rooms all of which are superb in terms of either views, size and beautiflly appointed...and the whole place accomodated everyone ideally.All the details were organised with Chris the Ops...

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I feel the last review is somewhat unfair. As a senior member of the family in question I can only say that the entire weekend was very special, and memorable. The facilities are superb, the location magical, the food and beverage outstanding. But above all the service was exceptional. Not least the way the staff responded to the needs of...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A close friend was having a very significant birthday and had booked the entire Lake House for the weekend and was dining with her family at Gilpin Lodge. We contracted Gilpin Lodge and arranged with a 'Barny' for a bottle of champagne to be delivered with a note of best wishes to our friend's room on arrival. The champagne arrived,...

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Witherslack, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were taken here last weekend by a supplier and it was faultless, the service, the food and even the very sensibly priced house wine. We will be back ourselves as we only live 15 minutes away from the restaurant.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well arrived to be greated by concierge who took our bags and car and did the rest .. nothing was too much trouble .. the place is immaculate, the room beautiful .. we ate at spice ... oh the taste sensation! We are here for two nights .. eating in the main restaurant tomorrow ! Can't wait .., booked a...

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Palma De Mallorca
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taken as guests to the beautiful Gilpin Hotel. Treated to a manicure and pedicure at the spa at the Lake House. Fabulous setting and excellent treatment. A beautiful suite overlooking the gardens, in perfect weather, made the hotel look even better. The taster menu was exquisite, delicate flavours cleverly brought together and complemented by the wine recommendations. A very wholesome,...

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London
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at Gilpin last weekend. Thanks to brownie camp we had our first weekend away without kids since they were born 9 years ago.We stayed in the lake house and all was wonderful. The great weather allowed us to enjoy the jacuzzis and take the boat out and use all the facilities. Service impeccable including chauffeur both ways for dinner....

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Thank Graham54
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have travelled extensively and stayed at many first class hotels, however no matter how good they were, all felt like hotels. The Gilpin made us feel that we were staying with some old friends whose sole purpose was to ensure that we felt completely at home. The Gilpin does this in spades and the whole three day experience was...

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1Thank Fraser S
Northants
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Lake House for two nights and had a thoroughly relaxing enjoyable stay. We couldn't decide between the Gilpin and the Lake House but went for the latter because of the pool and spa .We arrived at the Gilpin thinking the lake house was in the same grounds, but were directed back to the lake house. There...

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On recommendation we came to the Lake District with our two dogs and we're over the moon that our expectations were met the staff as always were the difference excellent and really gave you the feeling that your dogs were really welcome and the food exquisite highly recommended

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At the heart of Gilpin is a very passionate family and team, dedicated to creating lasting memories for their guests, who return time and again for celebrations and escapes. Warmth and friendliness are balanced with extraordinary service, exquisite décor and stunning culinary experiences. This five star hotel comprises two separate estates in the beautiful Lake District, with a luxury country house on each. At Gilpin Hotel all of the 25 bedrooms have lovely Lakeland views, most leading directly onto the gardens - including six Garden Suites with their own cedarwood hot tubs, and five fabulous detached Spa Lodges. The Spa Lodges were added in 2016, and are cedar-clad with king size beds, gorgeous bathrooms and a fabulously private en-suite spa each, with a convertible treatment area, steam room, rain maker shower, free standing oval stone bath, outdoor sauna and hydrotherapy hot tub surrounded by a walled garden. Add this to the mood lighting, fires, electric blinds and a state-of-the-art music system, and all of the senses are invigorated. Just a mile away at Gilpin Lake House, six gorgeous rooms share a fully staffed boutique hotel with a heated indoor swimming pool (for Lake House guests only), outdoor hot tubs and saunas, and exclusive access to 100 acres of grounds with a stunningly beautiful private lake. Our chauffeurs bring you to the hotel in the evening to dine. Dine in either the Michelin starred main restaurant, 'Hrishi', where Hrishikesh Desai combines great Lake District produce and classic methods to deliver unbelievable textures and flavours with just a twist of Asia, or in 'Gilpin Spice' a new informal restaurant transcending international boundaries, with an open kitchen focussing on dishes from the spice trail spanning the Indian sub-continent, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, Japan and China. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gilpin Hotel & Lake House

Address: Crook Road, Windermere LA23 3NE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: RM1,461 - RM2,525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Gilpin Hotel & Lake House 5*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Gilpin Hotel And Lake House
Gilpin Hotel Windermere
Gilpin Lodge Windermere
Gilpin Hotel & Lake House Windermere, Lake District, UK
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#1 Business Hotel in Windermere
#1 Spa Hotel in Windermere
#2 Luxury Hotel in Windermere
#4 Romantic Hotel in Windermere
#7 Family Hotel in Windermere
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“All the rooms are beautiful - really! The best one is Harriet- but honestly, there isn't a bad one amongst them!”
scotswhahey57, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“This venue has everything for a memorable family celebration”
johnhY6813NO, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“All adequate”
JohnN205, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“I would ask the reception to give their opinion of the rooms to help with choice as they are well versed .”
FraserS102, 13 May 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms in the Lake House offer great views”
ilcaplan, 7 May 2017 | Read review
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