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Chequers Hotel

9 - 10 Abbey Road, Dalton-in-Furness LA15 8LF, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 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
    5 of 5 stars
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50 reviews 50 reviews
23 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Like other who have provided a review, we booked a short stay on a Travelzoo offer for this hotel as my wife wanted to check out the area for some wildlife photography. The deal was two nights with dinner included for the first night and a free bottle of wine if we ate dinner there the following evening. The hotel... More

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Karla S, Public Relations Manager at Chequers Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Hotel. As you know the Lakelands are a perfect setting for weddings, and we are pleased that during the seasons of spring to summer we are fortunate enough to be fully booked most of these weekends. Our staff are proficient in going to extensive measures to ensure that Residences... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Like alot of the reviewers, we were on a Travelzoo deal. We were put in room 17, which was along with room 16, stuck on the side of the hotel, out of the way. To access the hotel, which in itself seemed nice, we had to walk outside (in the rain) to get in. The evening meal was in our... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
43 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked through Travelzoo - a two night deal. Nice room on first floor - but if you want a room with a view ask for ground floor. Service in the restaurant on Sunday night was appalling - long wait for orders to be taken, main courses arrived and then the vegetables arrived 10 minutes later, wrong vegetables were served. Other... More

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Karla S, Manager at Chequers Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time for reviewing our Hotel. Although I must say a two star rating for one nights’ service is a very unfair rating towards the Hotel and Staff , they all work hard to ensure you have a lovely stay with us. Our Restaurant Manager is currently on paternity leave and their cover staff were on... More

Wakefield, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on 15th to 17th August for an anniversary break using a Travel Zoo voucher (copy attached). The hotel looks good both outside & in with it being clean & well maintained. We were given room 1, which was very good, with the exception of the shower draining issue mentioned in Lynn B's review. Essentially as a wet room some... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here in Room 1 July 26/27th and had a lovely two day stay. The room was a lovely size, and we had a wet room for the shower. Unfortunately we did have problems with the water draining away and reported this to the Hotel Staff. The evening meal was fabulous and our family also came to join us. The... More

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Chorley, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just had our second night here and will be checking out in the morning. We've had a lovely short break, friendly & attentive staff, great food, a very comfortable room and great value for money. Cannot fault the food and drink offering. I wondered if Arthur, the Head Chef, was a celebrity chef that I hadn't heard of,... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed here on Friday and Saturday night on the TravelZoo deal. We stayed in Room 19 which was a decent size, clean and quiet. The food in the restaurant was absolutely fantastic, so good that we ate here again on the second night. Breakfast was also very good. The only downside was that the Hotel caters... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was much better than we had anticipated with the discounted price. Room, communal areas, bar and restaurant were very clean and well maintained. Staff were very attentive and friendly, including the waitresses who had to use the stairs so many times. Ate in the restaurant both nights and meals were very good. Plenty of choice without incurring a... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great short break.We arrived early and was not expecting room to be ready but it was,we we greeted by very welcoming receptionist who gave us good advice about the area.Our room was very nicely decorated and bathroom was good.We were on a deal which included 3course meal on first night.The food was very good but have to say I would... More

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57 reviews 57 reviews
32 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Charming room with all the trimmings of a 4* hotel including a ceiling fan (invaluable during warm weather), modern ensuite bathroom with huge walkin shower and lovely fluffy white towels. Clean, very comfortable bed with pristine bedding. Excellent evening meal (one of the best steaks I have had in a very long time), desserts to die for. Staff couldn't do... More

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Address: 9 - 10 Abbey Road, Dalton-in-Furness LA15 8LF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Dalton-in-Furness
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A traditional, family run hotel close to Barrow-in-Furness, Duddon Valley, Lake District and South lakes Wild Animal Park. Offering a warm welcome, friendly service, clean and comfortable surroundings to corporate guests, holiday makers and families alike.• 25 well appointed en-suite bedrooms• Flat screen televisions• Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel• Free car park • Room service• Restaurant open 7 days per week offering fresh, seasonal ingredients freshly cooked to order.• Real ale available in our lounge bar• Function and meeting rooms available • Unique wedding room (Civil Weddings & Partnerships). ... more   less 
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