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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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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and i stayed for 2 nights in November, we got it through the Red Letter gift voucher. We had a great room at the front which had a great view of the mountains. We stayed on a bed and breakfast basis and the breakfast was very good lots of choice. All the staff were very helpful and nothing... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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25 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently stayed in double room on the ground floor. Beautiful views of garden and lake. Room clean and well appointed. All staff friendly, helpful and professional. Lovely food in both hotel and 'Black Bull' in the village. A walk to the lake is a must, truly stunning.. Will definitely return.. Special thanks to ' Laura ' who posted an item... More 

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Northwich, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this hotel for with friends and family cream tea one Sunday afternoon in November. The food, service and comfort were excellent. Quite bizzarly we had booked to stay two night here that week. When we booked there was no availability for two nights in one room, so we opted to change rooms for the second night. The reason for... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a 3 night stay at the hotel. The hotel is very good for an experience of Coniston. It is very clean and well maintained.The selection on the menu is very limited so we travelled into Ambleside every evening to eat out. I found the breakfast had been on the hotplate for a while. The lounge area was nice... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We decided to book a wowcher deal staying at the Waterhead Hotel in Coniston. We were not disappointed. The hotel was very inviting and we did pay extra for a lake view, which we decided was not worth the £20 per night supplement because you are not really in your room in the daytime long enough to appreciate the extra... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Had a good stay in a large group of men walkers. Hotel met all our objectives and all agreed we would return. My room was unfortunately the worst of them with two small singles and inoperative heating as was the case in some other rooms. I was told it was a cold room anyway which was born out by the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Another lovely weekend in Coniston. This time we booked a suite and on arrival were shown to the Courtyard Suites and given the 1st floor room, Rafters Suite, which was absolutely boiling. Once we turned the heating down and opened a few windows we unpacked & looked about. Cosy sitting room, nice bathroom with shower over the bath (mind your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The Hotel is in a good location right next to the lake with just a five minute walk into Coniston, the food was excellent and served in a lovely dining room overlooking the lake, our very comfortable room was at the top of the hotel so we had a few steep steps to climb as lift only goes to 1st... More 

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We arrived late due to an accident on the motorway and we were traffic jammed for 3 hours grrrrrrr - kept in touch with the hotel by phone to let them know we would be late Arrived (at long last )about 11 to which the very helpful - (no she was nice not being sarcastic)- receptionist told me the bar... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The Waterhead Hotel is a comfortable hotel, great food, well appointed bedrooms, a lift to first floor, attentive staff, lovely grounds to walk round on side of lake, a short walk through fields to Bluebird Café in Coniston and boat trips on the lake.

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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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