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Washington Central Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Washington Street, Workington CA14 3AY, England
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Ranked #5 of 9 Hotels in Workington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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poole
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98 reviews 98 reviews
63 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Slightly fawlty towers. Strange room layouts round an atrium. Also decor slightly dated but still perfectly acceptable. Excellent rooms, good gym facilities. Above all extremely pleasant staff and superb food. The evening meal deal at £25 for 3 courses and wine was first class and the breakfast choice was excellent. I had smoked haddock and poached eggs. Only fault is... More 

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12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I visited your coffee shop on Saturday 24/1/2015 and was helped by Karen a wonderful lady. I was struggling with a young baby and elderly mum she couldn't have been more helpful a real asset to your team. She turned what could have been is really stressful lunch in a busy cafe into a pleasure. I will definitely be visiting... More 

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kawildwchotel, General Manager at Washington Central Hotel, responded to this review

Your visit to the Central coffee shop last Saturday is greatly appreciated. The fact that you received exemplary service from one of the team is very encouraging indeed. And your welcome comments have been passed on to Karen. Thank you. Should you visit us again please remember if the coffee shop is busy, we do have the Lounge bar and... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited as a couple for my birthday weekend, and could not fault this Hotel. It is located in the town centre, with shops, restaurants etc. all within a short walk. Staff all lovely and friendly, restaurant excellent, and good gym and pool are. .

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kawildwchotel, Manager at Washington Central Hotel, responded to this review

Barbara, thank you very much for your positive and most welcome comments about your recent stay at the Washington Central Hotel. The staff thank you for your appreciation of their hospitality. We hope you will again visit us in the near future. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would just like to say what a lovely stay we had at the Washington central.from the moment we walked in to the moment we left nothing was to much trouble. The rooms were nice and clean breakfast was great loads of choice and nice cooked full English to set us up for the day . On the Saturday night we... More 

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kawildwchotel, Manager at Washington Central Hotel, responded to this review

Myself and all the staff would like to say 'Thank you' for your review in which you praise our commitment, to providing you both with the service and hospitality you deserved on your recent visit. Your comments on the breakfast, food in the Central bistro and cleanliness are also very much appreciated. We hope we can once again welcome you... More 

Cumbria, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I go to the Washington Cafe with my mam quite a few times in the week for coffee and sandwich. Have to say how lovely it is. The staff Anne Lydia Karen Sahra and all the other staff in the cafe are So lovely and kind and cannot do enough for you, whatever you ask for they will do their... More 

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kawildwchotel, Manager at Washington Central Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michele, So pleased you enjoy consistently good service and hospitality from Ann and her staff in the Central Coffee shop. I have informed all the staff of your kind comments of which they greatly appreciate. we hope you continue to enjoy our facilities on all your future visits. Many thanks, Keith. More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked our stay through Groupon. Arrived to be told our booking was for September even though our confirmation email and desired date was January 2nd onwards. Staff very apologetic but I didn't appreciate the tone thats taken when the word " Groupon " is spoken! We are still Paying customers! Got up to our room which was ok but... More 

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kawildwchotel, Manager at Washington Central Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to compose a review of The Washington Central Hotel after your recent stay with us.The date mix up was unfortunate but did not impact on your reservation, which I regret was not entirely to your satisfaction. Most bedding and all pillows have recently been upgraded so we are disappointed that you found them uncomfortable,... More 

Bathgate, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here on 3rd Jan with my husband and friends to celebrate friends 50th. Hotel has loads of wee nooks and crannies and rooms to sit and relax very warm and cosy. Very clean we had a suite which was very spacious with four poster bed with a very comfy mattress and big squishy pillows really good night's sleep. Dinner... More 

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kawildwchotel, General Manager at Washington Central Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Collette, All of the staff at the Washington Central Hotel are so pleased you thoroughly enjoyed your recent stay with us. Your observations on the quality of the mattress and pillows confirms the benefit of recent investment and upgrades to bedding throughout the hotel. The comments on prompt service and food quality in The Central bistro is also... More 

Jersey, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a shame - Trying to discuss a few issues I had over the festive period was a waste of breath and effort. Prior to our arrival I received a telephone call from a member of the management team regarding some mobility issues a member of my party suffer. This call was greatly appreciated and I thank the members of... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We decided this year to have Xmas dinner at the 'Washington Central' Hotel, what a great choice the food ,service was very very good. There were 10 people in ou group and they all thoroughly enjoyed the experience. I would heartily recommend the Hotel to anyone if our experience was anything to go by.

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kawildwchotel, General Manager at Washington Central Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much Michael, for taking the time to post such a positive review of Christmas day lunch at The Washington Central hotel. This is greatly appreciated by all the kitchen and restaurant staff. We hope that you will visit us again very soon and enjoy another meal in the Central Bistro More 

cheshire
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights last weekend upon arrival Stewart the receptionist gave us our keys and was a very helpful receptionist as was Emma the next day, the place was spotless and quiet even though it was busy with Christmas parties, the food in the bistro was beautiful freshly cooked and a huge portion, we had... More 

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kawildwchotel, General Manager at Washington Central Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Karamac. Thank you very much indeed for your recommendation and wonderful comments on your recent stay at The Washington Central hotel. Your comments have been read by both Emma and Stuart who both thank you for taking time to post the review, and wish you a happy new year. Your enjoyment of the service and quality of food served... More 

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Address: Washington Street, Workington CA14 3AY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Workington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Washington Central Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 57
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