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Abbot Hall Hotel

Kents Bank, Grange-over-Sands LA11 7BG, England
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Ranked #10 of 10 Hotels in Grange-over-Sands
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here as part of a church weekend away. Very impressed with food, considering numbers and cost. Very friendly staff who responded so well to an unexpected staff change causing a slow service at one meal. I didn't swim, but the kids and families loved it. As has been said in other reviews, the bungalow accommodation was very tired. It... More

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York, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed with family for a weeks holiday in one of their pine lodges. Lodge was well appointed, clean. The hotel has a very good leisure pool with a small pool for toddlers. Parts of the hotel need refurbishment but the staff were friendly. It is a hotel run by Christians and grace is said before the evening meal there are... More

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Knutsford, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
16 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Abbot Hall Hotel offers you what you pay for. So if you're looking for a cheap hotel, with a great location, off road parking, an indoor swimming pool, beautiful grounds, walking distance to Kents Bank Railway station and a rather old fashioned feel about the place - then this is it! They provide a cheap alternative to other more expensive... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pros: Cheap ...for in the lakes beautiful main building in truly beautiful setting Near to Cartmel for the racing (near by car NOT by foot) Good breakfast food Cons: Cheap. Wood chip wallpaper covered in what looks like a gloss paint, single glazing, basically the whole site looked like it was in dire need of modernisation. Small and pokey rooms.... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I only gave 1 star because zero wasn't available. To start with the service was awful. Left waiting at check in for 20 minutes with poor customer service skills. The room. I honestly can't believe they let humans stay in a place like this. Mould , damp , dirt and that was just the bathroom. It was like walking into... More

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AbbotHallHotel, Manager at Abbot Hall Hotel, responded to this review

We can only apologise that you didn't enjoy your stay with us. The room in question has since been taken out of service and the problems you have highlighted have been addressed. Again we can only apologise that you didn't enjoy your stay, however had you informed management during your stay we would have been able to resolve the issue... More

Salisbury, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I first saw the Abbot Hall Hotel, I was struck by a strong feeling of deja-vu, although I've never been there before. I think I may possible have seen a picture of it on my Grandma's wall in the way-back-when. The house was built in 1840, on the site, it is believed, of a building raised by the monks... More

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Winmalee
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128 reviews 128 reviews
51 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kents Bank, Grange over Sands is a good base to explore the Lakes District and Abbot Hall is reasonable accommodation is you are on a budget because accommodation is very expensive in peak season. The rooms were by no means luxurious and beds had seen betters days but the Hotel's facilities are generally good which includes free parking. If operating... More

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Rotherham, England
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Genuinely don't know where to start. We were booked this hotel as we were working in Barrow and this hotel is cheap and close(ish). Upon arrival it became obvious this place is a Christian Guild place, which promotes communal dining, and a community spirit, I'm a 22 year old travelling on Business, so not what I wanted. The room was... More

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Darlington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Went for a brief holiday with my wife and elderly parents and stayed in a self catering lodge. Still had use of the facilities, including the well maintained & large indoor heated swimmimg pool. Hotel had restaurant & coffee shop which were available for use if we wanted them. Lodges had easy access for my parents (who have difficulty with... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Nice place to stay. Went to collect my wife who spent the week there with her mother and sister. Their lodge looked brilliant. As a late booker I was in the Bungalow which was all right if inelegant. Staff were helpful. Location glorious. Swimming pool heavenly-after a day's walking in scorching heat. My wife wants to go there with me... More

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Address: Kents Bank, Grange-over-Sands LA11 7BG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Grange-over-Sands
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