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The Duke of Edinburgh Hotel

Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 5QR, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Scotland
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150 reviews 150 reviews
45 hotel reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here over Easter weekend as I was looking for somewhere nearer the lakes but this seemed like a good base. A bit further out than I expected and in a built up town, it was a nice hotel with lovely staff and great breakfasts in the bar area. I booked an executive room but was disappointed that this... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great hotel, well located with a great pub offering an amazing selection of local beer, live music on Friday nights and fantastic food, friendly staff who goes above and beyond. also the hotel has one of the most comfortable beds I've ever slept on. Highly recommended!!!

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Colne, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here with my girlfriend on our romantic valentines weekend break. The room was excellent, had free wifi and a lovely bathroom. We had the three course valentines meal which was excellent value for money, the cellar was lovingly decked out in a valentines theme and service was very attentive. During the day we had a bar snack and... More

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Ayia Napa, Cyprus
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were after a room on the lakes but ever one we fancied was full. Looking a little further afield, I came upon the Duke of Edinburgh in Barrow In Furness. Reviews looked good and for eighty five pounds, we had room 222, executive suite (lovely) in the attic. We insulated (noise) and superb heating, great big bed, easy chairs... More

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workington
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

We booked the Duke of Edinburgh for a one night stay while in Barrow for a Lancashire Hotpots gig. The hotel beat the gig in terms of pleasure! We paid extra for an executive room and wow it was worth it! We had room 222 which seemed to be in the attic but was extremely quaint and very contemporary. The... More

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leigh uk
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

My girlfriend and i dropped in here in the evening with family for drinks and must say what a nice place this is .The ambiance was good, the beer a good variety and refreshing . lovely log fire which was welcome as it was fair nippy outside . I noticed the food which kept on coming from the kitchen which... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We're big fans of Lancaster Brewery and the Sun Hotel in Lancaster. Need to do a review of the Sun Hotel, maybe in a week or so. Anyway, we stayed at the Duke in Barrow for two nights over the Valentines Day weekend. Happily I noticed straight away that they had four Lancaster beers on tap so that was me... More

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

This was our first mini break with our son. We found the hotel absolutely great. Clean and spacious room. Travel cot provided which was nice and clean with baby blankets also provided. Great bed and shower. Will definitely be back. Well done DOE :)

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Robin Hoods Bay, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Well, this was a surprise. Fantastic hotel, slap bang in the middle of town but in an area that seems to have had a lot of investment recently. Old Emlyn Hughes statue just opposite. Don't know what the problem is with the parking, not many town centre hotels have any parking nowadays and this one is smart and free, about... More

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

I paid £115 per night to stay here. At this price in Barrow-in-Furness I think it is reasonable to expect this hotel to do everything right. Unfortunately there were a few issues that, although minor, are not really acceptable in my opinion. Parking is far from ideal, being across a main road. I realise the hotel is limited in what... More

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Also Known As:
Duke Of Edinburgh Hotel
Hotel Duke Of Edinburgh
Address: Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 5QR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Barrow-in-Furness
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 14 hotels in Barrow-in-Furness
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Barrow's famous town centre hotel. Completely re-invented over a six year period since 2006. The duke is now a luxury, town-centre hotel with thirty four en-suite rooms and suites, stylish cask ale bar, bistro restaurant, live music cellar bar and large banqueting function room. The hotel accommodation includes flat screen televisions, Egyptian cotton linen/towels, free wi-fi, oversized beds, room service and stunning bathrooms. All our hotel guests get complimentary access to the Vaults live music bar (open Thurs-Sat). Located in the heart of Barrow, 100 yards from the train station and only minutes from the Lake District by car or train. ... more   less 
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