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The Lamplighter

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   High St, Windermere LA23 1AF, England
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Ranked #15 of 19 Hotels in Windermere
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Cecilia M Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a deluxe room and the bed was comfortable, especially as it was a super king size. The bathroom was a very good size too with both a bath and shower. Everything was clean with no faults. The staff we encountered were helpful and were there for any advice for the surrounding areas with just a 20min walk to... More

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Halifax
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a great central location for our introduction to the Lakes District. The rooms were big and clean, with comfortable beds, and free Wifi. Breakfast was delicious, but the real highlight was the quality of the food at dinner. Really first class food, and a children's menu is available (for well behaved children :) Good value and lovely food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped at Lamplighter in late August for the 2nd year running. We choose this hotel originally last year as it was dog friendly and has a great central location. This year again delivered a great few days in Windermere. The hotel serves great food and the rooms are of a high standard. There is a great feeling of relaxation... More

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Cheshire
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to the lakes as a group as a couple of us were competing in a long distance swimming event. The hotel rooms were lovely, spacious, clean and well maintained. The breakfast was extremely good, with a great choice of food. We did not eat at the hotel in the evening as we were on a budget, but from... More

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Onchan, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here in February using a Living Social voucher - essentially got 2 nights for the price of one. Was happy enough at the price I paid. The room was clean and comfortable, and the hotel was in a nice location for shops and restaurants.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we arrived at the hotel, I thought it was small and confusing, since it had a restaurant and was near a noisy street. But James, the owner was everywhere, making sure everything we needed was seen to. Good service, excelent location and an overall excellent experience

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Essex, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having booked a superior room I was expecting a nice room-however what I got was an average room which considering the cost(£90) per night i was extremely dissapointed.staying in room one the noise level of the bar and restaurant just below was very noisy.the windows were very draughty and rattled constantly.there was a big gap behind the bed and no... More

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london
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room large, very clean and comfortable. However on a very NOISY ROAD!! Secondary glazing would be very welcome. Reception lets the hotel down badly, needs a new carpet and a coat of paint. As room was above the kitchen I did not like the prevailing smell of food. Staff very friendly especially housekeeping and breakfast waitress. Breakfast excellent with great... More

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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
65 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the good fortune to experience two nights at Lamplighters at the end of July. We booked via booking.com for about £100 per night with breakfast. We have used other hotels in Windermere but decided to try the Lamplighter as wanted somewhere with a good restaurant. We arrived early, midday and checked that it was OK to leave the... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

lovely relaxing hotel,central for buses,train station and walking to bowness,plenty shopping to do as well.was not deluxe room,but clean,comfy,and compact. breakfast was amazing,lots to choose from and cooked to perfection,and got lots for the price,,defo go back its so central for everything in the lake district. staff were all accomodating,and so lovely xxthank you very much xx

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Address: High St, Windermere LA23 1AF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lamplighter 3*
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Oakthorpe Hotel Windermere
The Lamplighter Windermere, Lake District

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