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Waterhead Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Hawkshead Old Road | Tarn Hows Road, Coniston LA21 8AJ, England
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Ranked #3 of 6 Hotels in Coniston
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We had a Groupon deal for two nights (Fri, Sat, dep. Sun) and arrived in pouring rain Friday afternoon. This is the lake district - one of the wettest places in the UK, so it wasn't like we were surprised. The hotel was clean, comfortable and welcoming and I'm sure the grounds will be truly lovely in the Spring and... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

I visited Waterhead on a spencer offer of 99 pounds for 2 nights b&b for 2 people. We upgraded our room to a Lake View. Room4 was excellent. Clean, warm, the biggest bed I, 've ever slept in and to top it all a wonderful view over the gardens down to the lake. We ate in the restaurant twice and... More 

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North Lancashire
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117 reviews 117 reviews
31 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very pleasant friendly and smartly dressed staff. Our lake view room Room 5 was quiet, nicely decorated, very comfortable, with both bath & shower. The heating was on 24/7 and at one point during the night we had to open the window, the room was so toasty , even though it was snowing outside!! The restaurant/ breakfast room has cracking... More 

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We pre booked the Waterhead Hotel for the New Years Eve celebration, we felt totally misled by the advertising for the evenings events. the food was dreadful, the band appalling, the hotel was not what we expected at all, very tired looking,and quite cold, room just ok, shower was hopeless. For the price of £220 for one night we felt... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked using a groupon deal and decided to pay extra for a lake view room. On arrival we were not disappointed. The staff were very welcoming and attentive and the room was nice with a good view of the lake. We opted to eat at the hotel on our first night having pre booked this at a discounted rate,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend went to the waterhead hotel for a weekend away friday to sunday. The hotel is set in a lovely location, not too far away from a few pubs tht do food as well. Lovely to go walking especially in the snow . The staff were only to happy to help nothing was too much trouble. We... More 

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Horsforth, England, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for one night through Red Letter Days. It was £99 for bed and breakfast which was a lot for what we got in my opinion. The hotel is well situation for walking and a boat trip around the lake departs from the garden - it is also within walking distance of the village with shops and pubs serving... More 

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Southport, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
13 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a deal off groupon and wow what a find. Stunning hotel on the lake pay extra for the view well worth it. Staff are lovely very attentive and the food is fabulous I would stay here again no question

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Stoke-on-Trent
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Waterhead Hotel in January 2105 for a "three day special" stay on a full dinner, bed and breakfast basis after having good experiences at each of the other hotels in the Classic Hotels Group (Dumbleton Hall in the Cotswolds and Friars Carse in the Borders). This hotel did not disappoint with excellent room, great food and... More 

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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having stayed in the two sister hotels, Dumbleton Hall in the Cotswolds and Friars Carse near Dumfries, we were expecting a good standard at a very reasonable price. we were not disappointed. Prices less than a bed and breakfast but in a hotel. We were up-graded to a suite (perhaps because we had dogs and more convenient having our own... More 

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Address: Hawkshead Old Road | Tarn Hows Road, Coniston LA21 8AJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Duddon Valley > Coniston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Waterhead Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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