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Macdonald Leeming House, Ullswater

4.0 of 5 Ullswater nr Penrith, Watermillock CA11 0JJ, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hamilton
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

I have stayed in a number of MacDonald hotels over the last few years, being a member of their options club and I have to say that, overall, this is one of their best. There are, as others have mentioned, a few downsides the cost being one of them but let’s start with the positives. Met at reception by a... More

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Brecon Beacons National Park, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

Just spent the week-end at the Leeming House Hotel in Ullswater for a wedding. Really liked the hotel and it is set in stunning surroundings but why did they add a £3 charge for using a credit card!!! To me this affects the quality of the MacDonald Hotel brand and puts them into the Budget Jet of lots of extras.... More

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

Had a romantic getaway for 2 nights with significant other. The hotel is lovely, nothing was ever a problem for any of the staff. They were all were helpful and always had a smile on their faces :) Mosses was very helpful when it came to recommending places to dine and visit. The gardens are absolutely stunning. As to the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

A wonderful hotel. Lovely views from the breakfast room. The staff were very friendly and most helpful. The room was spacious and the bed very comfortable. There was plenty of parking and the public areas were full of character.

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Scalloway, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

My Wife and I stayed here for a couple of nights on a road trip from the Midlands to Aberdeen. We saw a Dinner, Bed and Breakfast promotion on-line and thought it was really good value. Leeming House is a lovely old country house hotel on the edge of Ullswater. All the staff were very friendly and professional. Food was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

We stayed on 6th September for one night and had a fantastic stay, to the point where we are thinking whether we should go back to the lakes longer rather than going abroad. I must pay a massive compliment to the staff, particulary in reception we were greeted warmly, checked in efficiently, given lots of tips advice and recommendations on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

we had a lovely trip , the views from the lounge and dinning room were amazing. breakfast was a joy plenty of choice . bedroom didnt have a brilliant view but the room was very comfortable a standard room . we thought the prices of the coffee served in the lounge was over the top. would recommend a stay here....

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wrexham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Fantastic location, wonderful room and brilliant staff. We had a room overlooking Ullswater with two balconies!! Just so peaceful and welcoming an ideal touring base for the lakes, the restaurant was well managed, the staff all very attentive without being intrusive and the food was very good indeed. Looking forward to staying here again in the not too distant future.

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Carlisle, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

Wonderful nights stay at this beautiful hotel. Full of character. Staff very welcoming and food lovely. Great setting. Very well located for exploring the lakes. Would highly recommend a stay here. We hope to visit again.

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Neston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

Leeming House is set in a fantastic location but the break was made by the excellent staff particularily the outstanding Iona who personally made sure we enjoyed every minute of our stay. Breakfast was very good and included in the price. We eat dinner once which was OK if somewhat expensive as were the drinks and coffee etc

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Address: Ullswater nr Penrith, Watermillock CA11 0JJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Watermillock
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Leeming House, Ullswater 4*
Number of rooms: 42
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Macdonald Leeming House, Ullswater Hotel Penrith
Macdonald Leeming Hotel Ullswater
Macdonald Leeming Penrith

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