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Oak Bank Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stopped for 3 nights. Very friendly and helpful staff. Ate in the 'Dining Room' restaurant on the Saturday night - the setting, service and food quality & presentation were excellent. And the pre-booked resident discount made this dinner experience exceptionally good value. We loved it. Have to say that the inclusive breakfast was unexpectedly brilliant. Great portions of smoked salmon... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed here before and Oak Bank has continued to improve. I have stayed at many Grand Hotels around the world; Oak Bank is not grand, it is excellent, which is far harder to achieve. The owners are constantly in attendance and are charming and helpful. The restaurant is extremely good and the Breakfast to die for. Well decorated... More 

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The food at this restaurant is exceptional and the staff made us feel really welcome. We really had a perfect stay in the Lakes which never ceases to be amazing. Grasmere is great place to get to anywhere and very picturesque. We will definitely return to the Oak Bank to eat even if we don't stay there.

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed for three nights last week and don't think we could have found a better hotel. Our room was very comfortable, and though it overlooked the road we were not disturbed at all by traffic noise. The owners and staff were all very friendly without being intrusive. The restaurant has a great chef and the food was excellent which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Our first time her but we'll definitely be back. Expensive but worth it. We booked the Acorn Suite which is on the ground floor and has its own entrance from the street. Massive room and bed, very comfortable sofa and club chair, jacuzzi, great cotton robes. We didn't eat dinner there but from the quality of the breakfast I'm sure... More 

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Gainsborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What is the word for the level above 'excellent'? For that is what we experienced when we dined at the Oak Bank Hotel at Grasmere in the Lake District. It was our second visit and we were delighted that our hopes and expectations were justified beyond our nostalgic memories. The warmth of the welcome, the comfort and ambience of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have already reviewed the restaurant which was excellent. We had a room which was impossibly hot as it was in the attic and the weather was very warm. The heat was also made worse by the heated towel rail which we turned off. If this had been normal weather this room would have been good. The second day we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Oak Bank for our honeymoon in August. The couple who run the hotel are charming, discrete and friendly. The food, breakfast and dinner, is awesome and the location is great. A totally relaxing stay.

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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for two days last week as a treat for my wife who had been ill. Weather was rubbish but the hotel made up for it. The owners and all the staff are lovely. Made to feel very special. We have stayed here before but never had dinner. It was amazing. A revelation that a small hotel could produce... More 

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Beverley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oak bank was recommended to us by friends and we are very glad to have take their advise. From the minute we stepped through the front door our every need was catered to. Our three night stay was relaxing and peaceful allowing us to take advantage of the great local walks. There are not enough words that I can use... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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The Dining Room
The Dining Room
Cuisines: British, European
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in Grasmere Village in the heart of the English Lake District, Oak Bank Hotel is perfectly placed to explore the surrounding lakes, fells and tarns. Oak Bank has two lounges both with plenty of comfy sofas and armchairs to relax in. The front lounge has a converted range and the bar lounge has a real log/coal fire. Breakfast and dinner are served in our Two AA Rosette awarded beautiful dining room and conservatory. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oak Bank Hotel

Address: Broadgate, Grasmere LA22 9TA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Grasmere
Price Range: $152 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Oak Bank Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Oak Bank Grasmere
Oak Bank Hotel Grasmere
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Grasmere
#3 Family Hotel in Grasmere
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