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The Borrowdale Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“prestige room”(54 reviews)
“wine tasting”(41 reviews)
“silver service”(45 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for pre-booked afternoon tea with family today. Had to wait some time at reception whilst the receptionist apparently struggled with the computer whilst dealing with another guest. Someone came to help her but then disappeared rather than offering to help me or those behind...More

2  Thank Roger E
Reviewed 2 days ago

This hotel has such a nice friendly atmosphere .the hotel is clean... staff are 1st class...food is very tasty.. car park is massive...and most important ,the position is perfect for exploring Borrowdale and beyond. (we were given an upgrade to beautiful room with fantastic view...More

Thank Hilary F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My friend and I stayed 14-16th Aug after taking up the DBB offer . Being part of Lakedistrict hotels I’ve always opted for all of the sister hotels especially Lodore Falls.I am so glad I took up this offer as this hotel has lots to...More

2  Thank unlucky916
Response from George-GMBorrowdale, General Manager at The Borrowdale HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear unlucky916, It is always a pleasure to see the guests outside from the hotel. We get a good feel of how the guests are enjoying themselves. It was a real pleasure talking to you whilst waiting for the bus. We are pleased that you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a really nice overnight stay here. Arrived on a beautiful weather, so was able to enjoy a drink in the lovely garden. The room we were in was comfortable with plenty of room. It was quiet even though the hotel was full. I loved...More

1  Thank Liz B
Response from George-GMBorrowdale, General Manager at The Borrowdale HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Liz B, Although the weather was nice for your stay, it is always beautiful here. The added bonus is enjoying your drink in our garden. I am pleased that you found your room to be comfortable. It is refreshing to know that there are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for a 2 night DBB treat. The room was comfortable and had all the amenities you'd expect. The hotel positioning was easy to find and had lovely scenery all around. All the staff were super friendly and welcoming, with exceptional dining room...More

1  Thank Anna P
Response from George-GMBorrowdale, General Manager at The Borrowdale HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Anna P, Thank you for your very kind 4 star review. It is always a pleasure to hear that our guests have thoroughly enjoyed each aspect of their stay with us. It is a beautiful hotel surrounded by wonderful fells near by. I will...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$167 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$167 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (391)
Room & Suite (86)
Dining (25)
Pool & Beach (4)
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540PeterS
1 May 2018|
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Response from MorriAR | Reviewed this property |
There is a stair lift at the back of the hotel, which can take you to the first floor and there is also a few ground floor rooms at the rear of the hotel, call the hotel direct they will advise on rooms suitable etc
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catkaty1971
3 January 2018|
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Response from Penjn | Reviewed this property |
sorry for delay. It is probably about a 10 minute drive to the Seathwaite start of the climb up.
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Ossie_8
7 November 2017|
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Response from susan j | Reviewed this property |
Hello sorry for the late reply. Dinner is from 6.30 you can book at reception which time you prefer.
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Room Tips
"Ask for a room facing the front or over the garden"
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"Note : this hotel does not have a lift!!!"
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"Room 44 is spacious, as is the bathroom, but has a view of the service yard."
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"Room 31 spacious ,very quiet with lovely views"
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