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Hotel Imperial

Cornwallis Street, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 2LG, England
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Hotel Imperial
Ranked #11 of 14 hotels in Barrow-in-Furness
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Standish, United Kingdom
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165 reviews 165 reviews
27 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed 3 nights over the weekend at £45 per double room including breakfast,what a bargain nightly rate. Rooms are tasteful and the bedding/towels are spotlessly clean and white. Breakfast is cooked to order and the bacon/sausage are of a very high quality. Nice cocktail bar in the hotel which is busy but not full of kids which is an added... More

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Travelling solo for business. I have stayed in many hotels and this was a very basic room and bathroom, it did not give you a fresh clean feeling. Was clean but not spotless, very old fashioned. Breakfast was really good, good variety and service. staff were friendly, polite and helpful. A lick of paint and some updated rooms would be... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Can't comment on bedrooms but the function room for weddings and christenings etc is very good. We had a christening here and had a lovely day. The function manager was excellent, everything was taken care of and he was very accomodating. The waiting/bar staff were friendly and efficient. The room looked lovely, only downside was that it was very warm... More

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Bolton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

First of all.. ignore the poor views of this hotel. We arrived at the hotel arround 2pm..we did think ' oh my god look how shabby it is (laughed)' but inside was suprising. The woman at the front desk moved her car for us so we could park inside instead of paying across the road. Was lovely. We was given... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Wasnt looking forward to staying after reading some reviews to be honest. Whilst it isnt a 5* hotel we had a lovely one night stay in a family room. We stayed one night on Saturday and booked over the phone. The girl was adamant we had to leave credit card details over the phone to secure which I wasnt happy... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Stayed for one night and thankfully it was only one night. Very noisy location, if you want a decent nights sleep don't bother. Nightclub next door and so unless you want to listen to the drunks at all hours I wouldn't bother. If the windows were double glazed then maybe it wouldn't of been to bad. Local clock chimes throughout... More

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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Stayed here on thursday night, the decor was shabby & tired apart from the tiling in the bathroom, the widow & paintwork was flaking, walls needed painting washstand was grimey at £65.00p for a double vastly overpriced, not even a hairdryer breakfast was ok apart from coffee which was lukewarm if our room was typical won't be back there in... More

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barnoldswick
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

A decent welcome upon arrival. Rooms very spacious and clean. Handy lift to all floors. Breakfast good with plenty of choice and lots available. Very comfortable bed with four pillows. Excellent large tv on wall. Location good apart from parking was a slight issue, having to pay in a nearby car park. Ok well our first night was ok and... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Stayed here with a last minute booking on a Saturday night, the reception area and rooms were nice, but the area is so noisy. If your wanting to get some sleep I wouldn't bother booking here as you won't get any due to the various nightclubs nearby! Was woken up at 1.30am by music and loud drunken people, this kept... More

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England, Arkansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Not too impressed, entrance,stairs and rear entrance could have been cleaner. Hotel a little tired and could do with a refurb. Staff very pleasant. I attended a birthday celebration. Food indifferent. Will not rush back.

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Address: Cornwallis Street, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 2LG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Barrow-in-Furness
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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The seaport of Barrow-in-Furness is found at the tip of the Furness peninsula, bordered by Morecambe Bay, the Duddon Estuary and the Irish Sea. It offers the ideal base to explore the Lake District and is close to South Lakes Wildlife Park (the top tourist destination in the Lake District), Furness Abbey, Piel Island and many other attractions. The Imperial Hotel is situated in the heart of Barrow, opposite the impressive Victorian Town Hall. Designed by Architect Thomas Bennett, the hotel was built in 1875 during the boom to accommodate the wealth of prospectors and gentry attracted by the town’s industrial riches.Closed for many years, the hotel has been gloriously restored following an extensive redevelopment programme. Now re-open to the public, the Imperial Hotel is renowned for impeccable service and traditional values, bestowing each guest with a memorable stay.The Imperial Hotel consists of 49 en-suite bedrooms, all of which are designed to provide luxurious comfort and style that every guest deserves. All bedrooms feature pocket sprung luxury beds, flat screen televisions with an abundance of channels, tea and coffee making facilities and WI-FI internet access.For pure splendour, choose one of our executive rooms or suites. With king size beds, walk-in wet rooms and jacuzzi baths, each offer a delightful environment for you to relax and indulge.After a busy day of work or pleasure, the ground floor Aspire Bar provides the perfect setting to unwind. Whether you desire a long drink, a continental beer, a refined wine or celebratory champagne, your tastes are well and truly catered for. Cocktail lovers can savour the delights of an extensive menu devised by our resident mixologist – from classic Cosmopolitans to a modern Mojitos.The Imperial Hotel is seamlessly in tune with the needs of the modern world, offering wedding, business and commercial services with a choice of conference and banqueting suites accommodating up to 180 guests. A prestigious venue and impeccable support services combine to make it the perfect choice for any event. ... more   less 
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