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melbourne
Reviewed 20 August 2013

we had 4 days in late july and the total experience from the initial booking process, to the welcome and the stay was excellent. The gardens are gorgeous. Our upstairs corner room was spacious with room for clothes to be put away. Touring advice was provided including the loan of maps. Meals were an occasion and the food was very...

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Cumbria
Reviewed 12 August 2013

My husband and I booked dinner to celebrate our wedding anniversary. From the moment we got out of the car to the moment we got back into the car our evening was sublime! We were greeted by name at the front door and shown into the sitting room where a drinks order was taken, we were given menus and some...

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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Fabulous hotel set in their own beautiful grounds with the stunning Lakeland mountains behind. The décor is just how you would expect a country house hotel to be and a lot of thought has gone into the decoration, fixtures and fittings. The hotel owners and staff were very friendly and did everything possible to ensure our stay was tailor made...

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1Thank RedPoppy48
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Acres of private woodland and grounds, large opulent rooms with views over the gardens and fells, perfect service and award winning cuisine. What more do you want? If you want to relax and get away from it all or use it as a base for exploring the Northern Lakes, this is the place. Chef proprietor and his team are obviously...

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Thank 66jamesb
Wales
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Set in spectacular mountain landscape, Overwater exudes peaceful grace and just slightly faded grandeur. The interior style probably needs updating soon but the place overall is charming, very comfortable and spotless- this is somewhere to retreat to and relax. There's very limited 3G or broadband connection and that's about right since the place is about recharging and stepping off. The...

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Thank womanbird
Calne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2013

My wife and I have just spent five nights at this hotel as our base whilst we explored the Lake District. It is simply a wonderful place. We were made very welcome and had complete relaxation during our visit. We had dinner in the hotel on our first night only but that was because we wanted to make the most...

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Thank Marmat128
Bangor, N I
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Wonderful hotel. Staff outstanding. Rooms very comfortable, Garden Room a delight with nuthatches, woodpecker and red squirrel feeding on the terrace outside. Lovely setting. Delicious food. What more to be said!

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Thank JillyJones
United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2013

We usually stay here, but last night was "just" a meal with two friends. The evening began by sampling Luke's cocktails. I went for the non-alcoholic Lemon Cheesecake. Taste bud explosion! The most difficult part was deciding what to eat, words cannot adequately describe the taste, texture, presentation etc etc. Try it! Our friends were first timers, but I know...

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Thank SandyKM545
Cheshire
Reviewed 30 July 2013

This is a real gem! Beautiful and peaceful location, great range of walks from the hotel, well furnished and maintained period rooms and excellent cuisine. Overwater is a delightful place to stay and admire the countryside and wildlife. My wife and I stayed in the Garden room that overlooks the patio and garden. Patio feeders ensure daily visits from red...

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Thank Gutman10
Lewes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Ŵe have just returned to Overwater Hall, our seventh visit! It is THE BEST hotel for personal attention, beautiful rooms, wonderful foods, flowers and fruit in your room, delicious homemade biscuits with the hostess tray. And, of course, the views and the area. This is a 5 STAR hotel, run by a delightful trio who love their work and treat...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Genuine Georgian English country house hotel, family owned and cared for. Set in 18 acres of formal gardens and woodland, and within a short drive of Keswick and the central lakes. Recently refurbished throughout, with modern en-suite bathrooms, free high speed wireless internet and sumptuous three star, two-rosette AA restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Overwater Hall

Address: Overwater, Ireby CA7 1HH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ireby
Price Range: RM645 - RM1,195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Overwater Hall 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“We chose room 4 which had a separate small lounge with TV and large bathroom. Would definitely recommend it.”
 of 5 bubbles JDandJB, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are spacious , but if you want a treat choose one of the turret rooms , one has a large sleigh bed and the other a 4 poster.”
 of 5 bubbles 229beverleya, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms lovely! Just different sizes!”
 of 5 bubbles margaretd335, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in the turret room, room 3 lovely nights sleep and great bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles AnneC276, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A view over the garden gives picturesque views of the mountains and wildlife (Red Squirrels, Wood Peckers etc.)”
 of 5 bubbles dgresty2016, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
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