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Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

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23 Church Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DF, England
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North Queensferry, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of the best hotels in the Lake District situated in a great position for shopping, restaurants and boat trips to Ambleside. Superb breakfast with served with Stonaway black pudding and friendly staff.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel, friendly staff and great fish and chips last night in the restaurant. Room is large and well equipped. We had an executive balcony room. We booked 4 nights on special offer in January. I am sure this was to encourage travellers back after the recent flooding. Some places still closed, cleaning up. Sad to see the devastation left... More 

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Manchester
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel lovely,great location.Should not have to pay for parking @ £10 per day,not the guests fault parking is limited.Hot breakfast poor, makesure fried eggs are cooked,mine were not, had raw egg white!

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel right on the lake. Good views, food and hospitality. The staff were very pleasant and nothing was too much trouble when we asked. Bedrooms were spacious and clean. I am looking forward to visiting again.

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Oldham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great hotel was made to feel very welcome, excellent service in all areas and convenient for Bowness. Rooms lovely and great breakfast. Clean and tidy. Ideal how they park car for you takes away messing about.

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Carnforth
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel was perfect for us. I am in a wheel chair and our room was ideal. I came to a charity dinner with three friends we had a wonderful time, the meal was lovely and breakfast very nice, overlooking the lake. I love this hotel, it was so good for me and my friends. Thank you

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Used the pool as a guest from a nearby five star hotel ( no pool though) . Really disappointed, pool was cold but changing facilities appalling. The spa was busy but no one was checking the changing rooms. Only one cubicle, queues for the 3 showers, dirty towels & robes all over the floor.....expect more from this four star hotel,... More 

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Doncaster
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First class hotel and the staff pulled out all the stops to make our stay 5star... Highly recommended and looking forward to our next stay....We are use of the Spa and found all the facilities to be of a very high standard.. I could find no fault ...Thank you to all at Macdonalds.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I took advantage of a reduced rate midweek break at end of January. Although the cost was a reduction on the normal tariff it was still pricey compared to lots of other spring offers on the internet. However, our decision was not based on cost alone; we were equally influenced by location and the Macdonald Old England... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Four of us stayed the night, our room had lovely views of the lake, however our friends was a total contrast, no views and in need of updating, we booked through a American company, which also made our invoice £30 cheaper due to the exchange rates, which of course rubbed salt in the wound and I thoroughly enjoyed naming their... More 

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