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Dale Head Hall

Lake Thirlmere, Keswick CA12 4TN , England
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Ranked #11 of 11 Hotels in Keswick
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Elaine C Preston, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 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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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in the tack room at the dalehead hotel in June, we found the whole experience, dirty and we would not return bedding,tiles,under furniture all dirty.water discoloured ,horrible shower head .

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Preston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back from a two night stay in room 10, lovely spacious family room with outstanding views over the front lawns and lake Thirlmere. Our 4 year old son was made to feel extremely welcome by the owners' granddaughter and a beautiful friendship ensued! The breakfasts were lovely and kept us going well into the afternoon. The lake is... More 

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This report relates only to The Coach House, one of the "Thirlmere Cottages" at the rear of Dale Head Hall Hotel. My wife and I stayed for a week during the very warm week starting at the end of June. We booked on the strength of reading their website and the claim that "The Coach House offers some of the... More 

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Louth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from a week in the Coach House, self catering cottage in the grounds of the hotel. The hotel and cottages are a located just off the main road and making our way up the driveway we had no idea what a fantastic view there would be when we got there. Our first trip to the Lakes with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely setting right next to Lake Thirlmere, approximately 20 mons for Keswick town. The hotel itself is a little dated and appeared to be run by the same 3 people (at least i only saw 3 people). The hosts could not have been more accommodating. I ordered a bottle of champagne for the room on arrival and a birthday... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the Armboth Cottage for a week for which we paid £700 plus and an extra £25 for a small dog. The cottage was clean, warm and comfortable but the decor was very drab (dark purple/dark red). It was sparsely equipped with no luxuries and no laundry facilities. We expected a view of the lake with a place... More 

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Goole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Booked a last minute break away at random what a find dale head hall right at the side of lake thirlmere just what the doc had ordered on arrival greeted by Philip nice hosts who showed us to our room which he had upgraded us to beautiful 4poster bed comfy sofa looking out over the lake and gardens nice finishing... More 

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

If you're looking for somewhere comfortable and quiet to stay; this would be the place. Located between Grasmere and Keswick just off the A591, it is convenient for most North Lake District attractions, but could be so easily overlooked. This tranquil setting provides comfortable accommodation, with a good breakfast. Staff are helpful and attentive, with time to talk, if you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Really enjoyed our stay there. Ideal for walks and if your driving its right in the middle of everywhere. Friendly staff and knowledgeable about the area. Rooms were nice and well maintained. Perfect week. Breakfast superb. Would definitely recommend it

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We booked a week in Armboth cottage. When we arrived the gentleman was very friendly and showed us to our cottage which was behind the hotel. No lake view as we had expected from the description just the back entrance to the hotel. One of the first things we noticed was a family having a bbq in the communal gardens.... More 

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