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Gilpin Hotel & Lake House

4.0 of 5 Crook Road, Windermere LA23 3NE, England
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I booked a weekend at the Lake House as a surprise for my husbands birthday. We stayed in 'Gertie', a large well appointed room with a fabulous bathroom! The room has everything you would expect in this price range and is warm and comfortable. The property itself is lovely, we enjoyed the outside hot tub (in a howling gale!) and... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at The Lake House for the one night with a spa trail package for a surprise for my girlfriend where I proposed whilst on the trail in the boat house. We had arrived earlier than the allotted 3pm so we had lunch in the main house before driving to the lake house a quick stop to unpack and... More 

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

We stayed here for Christmas. It was quite expensive but the overall experience was excellent. The staff were without exception very friendly and helpful and made us feel very welcome. On a couple of occasions the service in the restaurant was a little bit slow, but really that is the only criticism and it is a fairly minor one. Food... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have agonised about leaving this review as I dont usually leave bad comments. We stayed in November for three nights for our wedding anniversary. The food is out of this world which is what the three stars are for, it could not be faulted at breakfast or evening meals. However it is the service which let it down. Here... More 

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Manchester, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have come back from another fabulous stay at the Gilpin Lodge Lake House. This time, we stayed in Gertie (last time we stayed in Harriet which has fabulous views of the Lake). Yet again we opted for the Platinum package which included the spa trail and yet again, everything exceeded expectation throughout. From the fabulous décor, amazing food and... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Gilpin a number of years ago and having visited again I don't know why I left it so long! It is a lovely place to stay and very relaxing. It is a traditional, family run hotel where the staff are unfailingly charming and polite. The food is very good, we didn't have one thing we didn't like.... More 

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lancashire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a stay at this hotel. I can't fault it. Food, rooms, staff and location all first class. The hotel rooms are clean comfortable and homely. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff. The food is scrumptious especially the puddings. The breakfast is good again everything you could want served by friendly staff. All in all a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have to admit I am just a little bit in love with the Gilpin Hotel. From our warm greeting on arrival, to the cat you put out at night (as your Do Not Disturb) to the most beautiful interiors, everything is spot on. Congratulations to the family for having the foresight to hire Sarah-Jane Neilson to help with the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After several visits over the years we joined two friends for a break between Christmas and New Year, at a special three-night rate. Our high expectations were not disappointed. The hotel has been extended with new reception and dining areas, the rooms are as clean and well-equipped as ever, the service impeccable and the food very good. Well- situated for... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 5 nights over the Christmas period which we'd booked after enjoying our stay so much at the same time last year. The Gilpin do Christmas very well & we really enjoyed all the festive activities that were laid on - Afternoon tea with a choir singing Christmas Carols (just beautiful), Christmas Eve Cruise on Lake Windermere with... More 

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Address: Crook Road, Windermere LA23 3NE, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Gilpin Hotel & Lake House 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Gilpin Hotel And Lake House
Gilpin Hotel Windermere
Gilpin Lodge Windermere
Gilpin Hotel & Lake House Windermere, Lake District
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Windermere
#3 Family Hotel in Windermere
#5 Business Hotel in Windermere
#5 Romantic Hotel in Windermere

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