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The Borrowdale Gates Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“borrowdale gates”(85 reviews)
“lake district”(41 reviews)
“dining room”(27 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Sunday lunch was exceptional. Beautifully cooked and presented and served by professional, friendly staff. The roast beef was the best we have eaten out. The crab spring roll starter was excellent as were both sweets. Stunning location too. We’re already planning our next visit. Thank...More

Thank MandyB1966
Response from borrowdalegates, General Manager at The Borrowdale Gates HotelResponded yesterday

Hi Mandy, A total pleasure! Thanks for your kind feedback, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. (Tell your friends!) Sincerely, Ross Harper (General Manager)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our second stay at this hotel as we had such a wonderful time 2 years ago. Still a lovely relaxing environment. The staff are helpful and attentive, room was clean and well maintained and the views into Borrowdale are superb in any season. Breakfast is...More

Thank Garry B
Response from borrowdalegates, General Manager at The Borrowdale Gates HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Garry, Thanks very much for your lovely feedback. Happy to have had you for the extra night as well! Hoping to see you again sometime in the future, Ross Harper (General Manager)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you so much for making our stay so memorable and special. The friendly, polite service, delicious food and spectacular setting made it an unforgettable experience . The atmosphere was very relaxing, with a superb range of activities nearby - theatre, walking, boat trips. Or...More

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Thank Steven J
Response from borrowdalegates, General Manager at The Borrowdale Gates HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steven, It's reviews like yours that make it all worthwhile. Thank you so much, and I'm thrilled you had such a memorable visit. We do look forward to having you back with us sometime in the future. Sincerely, Ross Harper (General Manager)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you for a lovely one night stay it was so relaxing and your staff is very helpful and friendly the children loved watching the birds on the bird feeders as they was having their breakfast. The food was lovely and the rooms was lovely...More

Thank Mobymonkey2006
Response from borrowdalegates, General Manager at The Borrowdale Gates HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mobmonkey2006, You're very welcome! So glad to hear you and the kids had a great time. Looking forward to seeing you again soon, Ross Harper (General Manager)

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit and confirmed our view that the Borrowdale Gates is one of the best around. At dinner each course was so delicious, beautifully presented with excellent service. The dual aspect bedroom was great and the hotel is very relaxing with its...More

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Thank Blackcat2york
Response from borrowdalegates, General Manager at The Borrowdale Gates HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Susan, Thanks so much for your kind feedback. Thrilled to hear that we ticked your boxes. Looking forward to seeing you a third time! Sincerely, Ross Harper (General Manager)

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$136 - US$286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$136 - US$286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (103)
Room & Suite (272)
Dining (70)
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Mohsin Sunny Q
30 July 2016|
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Response from Philip D | Reviewed this property |
I am not certain but I am sure that if you contact them they will make arrangements for your late arrival.they seem to be very flexible
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BenjaminANDvictoria
10 November 2015|
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Response from borrowdalegates | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for your enquiry and there are 4 pet-friendly rooms and please call Sue on Reception 017687 77204 for more details. As mentioned above, dogs are not allowed in the public areas. Meanwhile, the dog that... More
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Cath123-123
1 August 2015|
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Response from Judith L | Reviewed this property |
From 6.30pm until 8.30pm (last orders). Sunday Lunch is served from 12.00pm until 1.45pm (last orders).
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Room Tips
"They all really nice and relaxing"
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"Ground Floor Room 6 has a wetroom style shower & comfort height toilet. Ideal for those with reduced..."
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"All the first-floor rooms have wonderful views of Borrowdale."
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"We stayed in Ashness. Discuss your requirements with the reception staff. They are happy to help and advise..."
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