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Dale Lodge Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Red Bank Road, Grasmere LA22 9SW, England
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Ranked #10 of 12 hotels in Grasmere
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
pato011 Nottingham, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked Dale Lodge in advance and paid a £50 deposit for an executive room. When we arrived at Dale Lodge to check in, our room had been allocated to to another guest. NOT the best start to a weekend break after driving for 2.5 hours. We also had our dog with us. The executive room is a dog friendly... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As title states we could not fault the service provided . Having a dog with us we usually opt for the homely pub or farm house b&b but Grasmere option were limited so was pleasantly surprised by the friendly service of this large hotel . Nice room good food and excellent service particularly the breakfast service and choices Beers and... More

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Liverpool
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose to stay here after enjoying a meal in tweedies bar a few years ago. The downstairs of the hotel is very nice, traditional but cosy with a lovely dining/sitting area. The bedroom on the other hand was poor, very small with gaudy decor and the heat in the room was unbearable. There was a fan but unfortunatly it... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just 5miles out of Ambleside is the picturesque village of Grasmere, the Dale Lodge is just perfect for this area, lovely gardens and comfortable welcoming rooms with big windows that give it lots of light. Our room (7) was very comfortable, we could of spent a week here easily. The pub adjoining the hotel has a fine selection of beers... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We quite simply love coming here. I have been a regular visitor to the Lake District since 1978 and I found the Dale Lodge by accident a few years ago and try to visit a couple of times a year. I have never had a complaint to make about the rooms, the service or the food all have always been... More

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10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff extremely helpful and courteous. All parts of hotel were very clean. Only stayed one night and ate in Tweedies Bar, food is freshly prepared and of a high standard and more importantly tasted good. About the room - well the bed was very comfortable and so were the pillows, very clean, very quiet at back of hotel (but no... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I booked this stay a few months ago as I knew we needed something to lift us from a stressful 6months at work.. I liked what I'd read & booked us into The Mews Suite thinking they sounded a great idea. I wasn't wrong. Lovely to be away from the main hotel yet still being looked after by staff. My... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

A hotel with a view surrounded by hills and mountains. Set in picture perfect village with great staff excellent food. Special thanks to Craig and the owners for arranging everything.Will be back hopefully for our Anniversary.

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durham england
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

From the second we arrived and greeted by Craig till the moment we left we had a most amazing time. We arrived for our friends weddings. The wedding was so well coordinated. The food was 5 star. The staff all of them were fantastic. The registrar gave such a wonderful service. The bride herself was treated like royalty. The room... More

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Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I travelled to Grasmere with my boyfriend for a quick, overnight research trip. We arrived much earlier than check in but the extremely polite and welcoming staff were happy to allow me to park outside the hotel until the check in time. Our room was very clean and extremely comfortable. The bathroom was luxurious and offered Molton Brown toiletries. We... More

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Address: Red Bank Road, Grasmere LA22 9SW, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Grasmere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Dale Lodge Hotel 4*
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Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Grasmere #10 Romantic Hotel in Grasmere
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