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Cragwood Country House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Eccelrigg, Windermere LA23 1LQ, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Kendal, UK
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We've just had a brilliant weekend at Cragwood. As a group of friends, we were looking for a hotel for a Christmas party break and Cragwood was perfect. We all stayed over, arriving in the afternoon in enough time to go for a quick walk from the hotel. Then got ready in our very spacious room, the room was spotless... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on a spontaneous short break to get away from the bustle of Manchester and clear my head and this was a great choice. Cracking breakfast, lovely views and the historic stone carvings were a real surprise treat! Love the lounge and bar and the staff were really welcoming. The rooms in the old wing are much nicer so... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved staying here... Our room was in the old part of the hotel with great views, the most comfortable super king size bed with great bed sheets, incredible views, large spacious rooms and massive closets (two of them)! Having visited the hotel with our four legged hairy beastly, I was a bit worried about the space issue in the... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having read the Swallows and Amazons books when a child but never having been to the Lake District, I went there while visiting the UK last month. I wanted to stay close to the lake but away from the town and the Cragwood met both criteria. The Cragwood is in a wonderful location a few minutes drive north of Windermere... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
20 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed with friends for a walking holiday. Location is stunning. The fantastic breakfast sets you up for the day. The staff are knowledgeable and can provide details of great walks in the area. A tasty packed lunch can be provided too! After a stunning day of walking, we met for canopies and pre dinner drinks in the old hall with... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We are a family of four (oh and our much loved dog) and enjoyed yet another amazing stay in our favourite rooms (5 & 4). From the moment we arrived, we enjoyed Cragwood's exceptionally friendly and professional service. The food was worthy of a Michelin star (or 2) without the Michelin star price tag (or stuffy service). We just LOVE... More 

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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this hotel. We had read all the excellent reviews and we weren't disappointed. The hotel and grounds were lovely and the staff couldn't be more helpful and friendly. The food was delicious also. We will definitely return.

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Bromsgrove
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights what a lovely hotel situated over looking lake WIndermere. Great food, breakfast and evening meals. Room spacious with two views over looking the lake, very warm and friendly. Definitely will go back.

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cheddleton
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

It was a pleasure to find a hotel where the traditional hospitality and service matched the comfort and quality. A sympathetic blend of old and new, luxuriously appointed bedrooms, roaring fires and tranquillity in abundance. I only had the breakfasts but if they were a guide then the restaurant wouldn't disappoint. Freshly squeezed juices,fresh fruit,croissants,homemade marmalade,great and plentiful coffee and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
48 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The Cragwood is a scrumptious English Country hotel in the Edwardian style. It is surrounded by a large formal garden fronting Windermere and extensive grounds full of mature trees with views to the Lakeland Mountains. The restaurant provides a good dining experience using lots of local produce. Breakfast was English with everything. There are numerous lounges and there is an... More 

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Address: Eccelrigg, Windermere LA23 1LQ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Cragwood Country House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Cragwood Country Hotel
Cragwood Country House Hotel Windermere, Lake District
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#2 Family Hotel in Windermere
#3 Romantic Hotel in Windermere

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