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Glen Rothay Hotel

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have stayed here previously and really enjoyed it then. This trip was no different except that we had the fabulous Kentmere suite which is the very large room at the front of the house, which overlooks the lake and the fells.. For relaxation and amenities it is great, I could sit all day in the bay window reading and...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Room was of a decent size with en suite facilities. The service was excellent with friendly & approachable staff. They even fed a badger at dusk which is filmed on the badgercam( we even managed to catch a glimpse of the badger. The food & service was excellent & plentiful with a very good selection. Ideally situated for family walks...

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Thank David R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for a meal and ate in the bar with our dog, it was cosy, the staff were very friendly and helpful and food was delicious! The pork belly was amazing! Can't wait to visit again soon, only downside if any was the staff didn't come and check the food was okay for us.

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms were great very clean and everything you need, staff were extremely helpful and the food was fabulous, will be visiting again, great for pets too. It is in the best surroundings and you can also watch the local badgers in the evening it was lovely.

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Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a brilliant two nights at the Glen Rothay.. Lovely large room, very spacious with a great view. Fab bathroom with underfloor heating. Good breakfast and we enjoyed our food in the evening enhanced by the open fires. Super staff with a special mention for Kelly.

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed along with our dog in the cottage. The room on 2 levels, was huge with a double bed and sofa, along with 2 single beds on the lower level. In addition there was a spacious en suite, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV. The bar area is cosy, and the bar meals fantastic value. There is...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 19, 2017

We first stayed here for our honeymoon, 27 years ago! Obviously it has changed hands since then! However, it has remained a very special place to us over the years. We last visited in November 2016 when we took our daughter and her boyfriend along with us....they were very impressed, especially with the breakfast, which I think was the highlight...

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Venice, Italy
Reviewed January 11, 2017

We are just home from a two day stay at this lovely hotel and can honestly say it was the friendliest place we have ever stayed! Thankyou to Paul and his hard working team, nothing was ever too much trouble. And thank you to Kelly and the other lovely lady who checked us in to room no. 5! Bar staff...

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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Welcoming staff, atmospheric property, nice room comfortable bed, large bathroom (downside I'm not a bath person and there was no shower) but lashings of hot water. Comfortable bar area and a very good selection of real ales kept well, We decided to dine in for our evening meal and were rewarded with a fine plate of fish and chips Mmmm!...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Very welcoming; great real ale; good size comfortable and very clean room with lovely decor; great food; faultless service from friendly, willing and efficient staff; hearty breakfasts and good choice of tasty and well presented food. With fabulous walks straight from the property, it was a thoroughly enjoyable stay. We shall return!

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Famous Lakeland hotel perfectly located between Ambleside and Grasmere. Huge rooms with 4-poster beds. Woodland and mountain views all around, and a 2 minute walk to the lake. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glen Rothay Hotel

Address: Glen Rothay Hotel Grasmere Road, Rydal, Ambleside LA22 9LR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside > Rydal
Price Range: $96 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Glen Rothay Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Glen Rothay Hotel Rydal, England
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“Grasmere suffers some road noise and from bar below but it didn't keep me awake (light sleeper). Solid comfortable bed and homely decor.”
 of 5 bubbles LorraineS343, Dec 29, 2016 | Read review
“Try to avoid being directly above the bar area.”
 of 5 bubbles H8761QEroberts, Dec 28, 2016 | Read review
“Lake views from the front rooms.Ask about the badgers!”
 of 5 bubbles 103peterw, Dec 20, 2016 | Read review
“Good for walkers”
 of 5 bubbles sueken62, Dec 17, 2016 | Read review
“The Balcony Room has views over Rydal Water.”
 of 5 bubbles 470williama, Oct 10, 2016 | Read review
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