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The Cottage in the Wood

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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“garden room”(62 reviews)
“tasting menu”(41 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

What a special place this is. As foodies we have eaten at some pretty special places over the years. This fantastic restaurant with rooms did not disappoint. We tried the taster menu which was stunning. Quality seasonal ingredients prepared beautifully with delicious flavour combinations. We...More

2  Thank MrHentch
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Myself and four friends ate here - on the Whinlatter Pass near Keswick. The set dinner menu was £45 (lunch is cheaper) but you would pay twice that in London for food this good. The service was friendly and impeccable. Delicious amuse bouche included carrot...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We had a wonderful time at the Cottage in the Wood. Cath and her team were so welcoming, and had time to stop and chat. The room we stayed in was hidden away underneath the main house, with a wonderful view of the valley, and...More

Thank Borgeous
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Try if you can to ignore the descriptions of the food in the menus. Just be assured everything will be quite fabulous. We had the set dinner menu on the first evening. My partner declared the vegetarian main (mushroom) and the dessert (white chocolate) amongst...More

Thank embeeStockport
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have just been for a wonderful meal at the cottage in the woods. I feel like my taste buds have been on an adventure. You will find ingredients on your plate that you wouldn't intuitively think go together. However once the...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Bar/Lounge
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US$178 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$178 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"The Garden Room has private access and is beautifully appointed."
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"Spend more, get more."
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"Food is amazing try the Elysium with dessert"
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"We were in the house - very nice room. The bathrooms aren't that big. Comfortable rooms but great..."
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