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    Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

    23 Church Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DF, England
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
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    • Excellent44%
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    • Average15%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
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    “old england” (401 reviews)
    “feature room” (69 reviews)
    “valet service” (41 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Fitness centre
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    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Location was nice. Close to town and the lake. Room was okay. Once again, this hotel had my room on a different floor than my mother's when they were suppose to close together. Was hoping for a room with a view of the lake but...More

    1  Thank Jessica S
    Reviewed 11 September 2017

    For our one year anniversary we booked the Executive Balcony Room which was in an appalling state, there was mould in the shower (pictures uploaded), dead flies left in the light and we constantly had to call maintenance to remove the various creepy crawleys, no...More

    8  Thank 111Tomato
    Response from JustineOE, Social Media at Macdonald Old England Hotel & SpaResponded 4 weeks ago

    Good Afternoon 111Tomato, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit. I am concerned to learn of your experience, please be assured our General Manager will be in touch to discuss the points you have raised. Please accept our sincere apologies that...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2017

    Was looking forward to this trip to celebrate my partners birthday with family. Paid for 2 rooms just short of £1500 so wasnt cheap. On arrival the reception was busy and the staff appeared stressed and unorganised. In room pillar case was thread bare with...More

    6  Thank NJH70
    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    Great location. Great room. Reception staff excellent. Waiting Staff both breakfast and dinner very disappointing! Got the impression they didn't really want to be there. Will defiantly come back but will not have dinner again because of the waiting staff. Having said that the food...More

    Thank Granan
    Reviewed 4 September 2017

    Our party of seven went to The Restaurant for an evening meal to celebrate my husband's 60th and a friends birthday over the weekend. The portions sizes were reasonable for the location, in line with expectations and the staff were attentive enough. However a couple...More

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    8 August 2017|
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    Response from Beanskwil | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, just seen this and probably too late! Don't know the name but it was just along the road, past the shops.
    1 August 2017|
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    Response from Marco F | Property representative |
    The pool is available for non-residents, including children but you will have to purchase a day pass at the reception of the spa.
    10 June 2017|
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    Response from Marco F | Property representative |
    The train station is a 5 minute drive by taxi, who are stationed at the station. When rooms available check in can take place earlier otherwise the hotel is happy to store the lugguage in its lugguage room accordingly. Uber... More
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