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Linthwaite House Hotel

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Crook Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JA, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle-upon-Tyne UK
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have stayed here on a number of occasions over the years and had exceptional service, excellent food and a truly pampered and relaxed stay. This time while the service, food and ambiance were as good as ever and the welcome as a returning guest good, we felt that it had lost its edge. No longer "absolutely excellent" but rather... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed for the weekend expecting something special for the price we paid...on arrival we were given our room number but wasn't ready decided to take a walk into town, on our return our room number had changed but no communication between the staff as evening staff weren't aware.when showed to the original room there was do... More 

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Edinburgh
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent last weekend at the hotel and really couldn't fault it. Room was spacious and comfortable and the luxury of a bath was perfect after a long days walking. The hotel is a 15 min walk from town so nicely central without the hubbub. We ate in the hotel one evening and food was lovely - not massive portions... More 

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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay here was a very enjoyable experience. Hotel is beautiful and in an excellent location. Room was very well equipped. What made this hotel really special was the excellent service and delicious food. Staff were very attentive without being overbearing. Evening meals were a delight, every course very well presented. We looked forward to our stay at the hotel... More 

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mikebevans, Owner at Linthwaite House Hotel, responded to this review

Marvellous, thanks for the highly complimentary review. It means a lot to the staff to see the praise in writing! Come back soon, Best wishes Mike Bevans More 

preston
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband had booked a one night stay at Linthwaite House as a Birthday treat for me and a treat it certainly was! Our room (21) had its own private decked terrace, a table and two chairs and the ultimate in indulgence a hot tub for our sole use! The room was done to a very high standard, with first... More 

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mikebevans, Owner at Linthwaite House Hotel, responded to this review

What a fabulous review - many thanks. We hope we can welcome you back again one day. best wishes Mike More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Originally booked for afternoon tea but we decided beforehand that we should also have dinner and stay overnight.This proved to be an excellent decision, the hotel, the staff and food were all first class. We look forward to returning for a longer visit.

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mikebevans, Owner at Linthwaite House Hotel, responded to this review

How fabulous. Every hotelier's dream. You decide to have a tea and it turns into an overnight stay. I'm delighted you enjoyed it all and we look forward to welcoming you back to stay again, Very best wishes, Mike Bevans More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting this past weekend for a family wedding, I would highly recommend this hotel. The rooms are lovely, surroundings are beautiful and the staff, food and service cannot be faulted. Thank you for making our stay a lovely one.

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mikebevans, Owner at Linthwaite House Hotel, responded to this review

It's a pleasure. And whilst you probably didn't choose the hotel yourself because you came to the wedding, it's great that you enjoyed it so much. Hopefully we can welcome you back again soon. All good wishes, Mike B More 

Bishop's Waltham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not sure why this hotel gets ANY bad reviews it is in a wonderful setting. The food is fine dining at its best and very good value. The service is superb with our needs taken care of before we even knew we needed it. Richard in the dining, bar and at breakfast was particularly helpful. Also Ahn on... More 

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mikebevans, Owner at Linthwaite House Hotel, responded to this review

That's a superb review thanks very much. It's nice to hear we got room service right because there are so many things which can fall short. Our team is very strong and we have a great manager in Andy. He'll be proud. And rightly. best wishes Mike Bevans More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I never wrote a review of a hotel however this time I decided to do so... I gave 5 stars because I couldn't give 7 here... After having stayed numerous amazing hotels around the world Linthwaite is definitely my favourite one!!! I am absultely amazed and would have never expected for such a good experience, attention and comfort... I booked... More 

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mikebevans, Owner at Linthwaite House Hotel, responded to this review

Amazing. Nice to be compared to the Ledbury, Chef will be chuffed. I had a special birthday dinner there a couple of years ago and it was brilliant. I am also delighted that you enjoyed your Loft Suite; yes it's definitely romantic. We hope to be able to welcome you back again one day, Many thanks again, Mike More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having looked around online for a destination to visit for afternoon tea in a beautiful area we settled on Linthwaite House; despite it being a 120 mile journey all round. It stated online that afternoon tea was served daily from 2:30 - 5:00.. no mention of needing to book or stating certain days the hotel will be holding an event... More 

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mikebevans, Owner at Linthwaite House Hotel, responded to this review

Well I'm sorry you had a wasted journey and that you couldn't read a substantial sign at the bottom of the drive, which clearly stated what was happening. No-one else has ever managed to not notice it before as we have several weddings a year! If it were me I'd always phone and check if I was going somewhere half... More 

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