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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Waterhead hotel is just outside of the village (10 mins walk) with its own car park. The staff are very friendly and efficient. The food was plentiful and hot, in particualr the breakfast. The breakfast team were on the button with the service. The evening meal was also very good with equal service. The rooms were large enough and...

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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely location miserable reception team totally in the wrong job ignored us when we arrived no interaction at all our room was no.9 AVOID this room you are directly above the kitchen my god what a noise. Got to say tho lovely room very comfortable bed breakfast was good just let down by microwaved sausage

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights, a room on the second floor gave us a good workout! The room was spacious and had everything we needed, the shower was pathetic no water pressure at all! The staff were all friendly and helpful. My only moan was the stingy housekeeper, when we arrived in our room there was one packet of...

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Thank Clare W
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Waterhead hotel is nicely situated in it's own large grounds which edge onto the lake. It is a short walk from the village with a good car park. Spacious reception rooms and adequate bedrooms. The menu was good and presentation excellent. There have been some improvements here so I would be happy to recommend it.

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Reviewed January 15, 2017

It's what it says on the tin! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Waterhead last week. The staff were (without exception), friendly, professional and a credit to the management. Joyce gave us a warm reception on arrival, which set the tone and Janet at breakfast epitomised the down to earth friendliness of the hotel. The food was excellent, both...

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Blackpool
Reviewed January 14, 2017

We spend 2 nights with friends here as part of a travelzoo deal and value for money was great. The hotel is in a good position, the staff were friendly and the guy on reception really helpfull. The niggles were that they obviously knew we were booked in but the heating in 1 bedroom was off so the room was...

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3Thank holidaysrus_11
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 14, 2017

I would have no problem in recommending this hotel, the staff were lovely and friendly and very helpful. Breakfast was freshly prepared and plenty of choice. The dining room was light and airy and looked out onto the hillside. The hotel was located right on the edge of coniston water so beautifully set. Our room was spacious, spotless and very...

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1Thank b7ufs
telford shropshire
Reviewed January 12, 2017

Just returned from a two night break with other family members from this hotel. Hotel in perfect location to coniston. Room was nice but very very hot making it uncomfortable to sleep even with window open and we turned our radiator off, however wouldn't have appreciated a freezing cold room either,so hard to please us all. Staff all friendly and...

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Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

Hotel a bit basic as is the bar. Limited choice. But it punches above its weight on food. Had a superb Dinner. Local cheese on the cheese board. Staff lovely. And the hotel is a third of a mile from the town which has 3 nice pubs.

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2Thank Gary B
Oldham, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 1, 2017

We were looking for a night away from the hustle and bustle of Manchester for New Year without paying traditional New Year's Eve prices - as a result in all honesty our expectations were not that high when we found this great deal at this quirky little hotel! Quaintly old fashioned on the outside and in the public areas -...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Waterhead Hotel

Address: Hawkshead Old Road | Tarn Hows Road, Coniston LA21 8AJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Duddon Valley > Coniston
Price Range: $110 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waterhead Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Avoid room 9 .they have a wheelchair lift fantastic location beautiful views”
 of 5 bubbles garybrOm-13, 1 week ago | Read review
“Rooms at the front have lovely views of Coniston Old Man”
 of 5 bubbles RogerH315, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“We had a room overlooking the road, which was'nt busy but would have preferred one to the rear which faces the lake...try there.”
 of 5 bubbles X3854CKstevent, Jan 15, 2017 | Read review
“lovely vie out of 15 but on 2nd floor”
 of 5 bubbles holidaysrus_11, Jan 14, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a lake view”
 of 5 bubbles Ali2013271, Jan 1, 2017 | Read review
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