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Inn on the Lake

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ullswater, Glenridding CA11 0PE, England
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Glenridding
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Simon V Reading, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Reading, United Kingdom
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119 reviews 119 reviews
113 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

After a day walking round Ullswater we decided to see if we could find a room locally, and popped into this hotel expecting a price well above our budget. We were pleasantly surprised to be offered such a reasonable price for a large room with a fantastic lake view. Usually we would go out to explore the local area, but... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We got married here almost 3 weeks ago and I have to say that after initially being disappointed at having to pay for our wedding menu tasting (nearly all other places have this included), I was completely blown away by the day itself. I picked this hotel because of it's beautiful location which I knew was always going to be... More

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37 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked a 2-night stay here in early July 14 and would have happily stayed for at least a week. The whole ambience is one of peace and quiet, restful and perfect for recharging batteries. From the pleasant and helpful staff on our arrival, through the attendant staff during our stay and finally to the charming farewell on departure, nothing... More

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I got married here on Monday 7th July 2014 and it was just the most perfect day in an amazing venue. The staff were all so brilliantly helpful, especially our coordinator Jonathan, who pulled off a blinder in convincing the registrars to conduct the service outside in the lakeside gazebo when a brief spot of rain threatened... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed for one night with a living social voucher which covered afternoon tea, evening meal, room and breakfast. From the moment we arrived until we left all of the staff were excellent, very polite and helpful and in no way did we feel we were getting less than guests paying full price. The scones were delightful, the evening meal... More

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic location with stunning views of the fells and Ullswater lake. The restaurant serves up excellent food and the matradee is so polite and very helpful, the waiters are friendly and polite. The rooms are well equipped and a good size bathroom, we opted for a small surcharge to upgrade to a fell view room that was ok but directly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed two days at the Inn on the Lake to celebrate our 33rd wedding anniversary. This place is delightful and the accommodations were superb. We liked it so much that we are booking my daughter's wedding a rehearsal dinner at the hotel along with accommodations with a balcony view for our guests. We ate dinner at... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is in stunning location..lovely grounds leading down to lake, plus golf course, and surrounded by fells...has delightful rooms downstairs...we have had more excellent bedrooms elsewhere for price.. But it was clean, comfortable albeit on 3rd floor. Staff were excellent..and also a substantial breakfast....the waffles with strawberries as a conclusion were very yummy and nicely presented. ..we have on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Used this hotel as a stop gap before travelling further south. 100% for customer service Clean and spacious room - may get a bit hot in the summer - no air con Location is amazing even with the spectacular low flying aircraft One complaint about food which was taken away and replaced to perfection - without hesitation. Would recommend and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really love complimenting people, places, experiences etc, but this really is like Groundhog Day!!! When we first started coming to IOTL, there were often mixed reviews from others. We have always had five star experiences, and would genuinely have reported otherwise. While I think things have got better, ie, room refurbishments, the downstairs decorations, the Orangery etc, the staff... More

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Address: Ullswater, Glenridding CA11 0PE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Glenridding
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Inn on the Lake 4*
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Inn On The Lake Hotel Glenridding
Inn On The Lake Ullswater
Inn On The Lake Glenridding, England

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The Inn on the Lake Hotel ia a 4 star hotel that enjoys one of the most spectacular settings in the Lake District in 15 acres of grounds with lawns sweeping to the shores of Lake Ullswater. The Inn on the Lake is only 12 miles from the M6 motorway and the drive is very dramatic with the road curving around the Lake and the backdrop scenery of the fells. There are 47 en-suite bedrooms, all thoughtfully designed with most rooms having breathtaking views, some looking towards the magnificent Helvellyn mountain range, while the majority look over the ever changing Ullswater. Each room is fully equipped with everything you come to expect in this quality 4 star hotel. For that special occasion upgrade to a superior room or one of the very popular, stunning four-poster bedrooms. From the moment you walk into reception you will find an interior that compliments this fabulous setting. This leads through to the popular Lounge Bar where a warm welcome awaits with large bay windows overlooking the well landscaped gardens, which lead to the hotels jetties on Ullswater. Enjoy a drink any time of the day, a light lunch or afternoon tea in the Lounge or on our Lakeside terrace. The award-winning 2 AA Rosette Lake View Restaurant provides something for all tastes, or for less formal dining The Ramblers Bar, situated within the hotel’s grounds, offers the option to enjoy a pint of real ale. The hotel also has its own outdoor activities including pitch & putt, croquet and children's outdoor play area. Gary and his team at The Inn on the Lake Hotel look forward to welcoming you soon. ... more   less 
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