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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here with family and pets early September. Staff are very helpful and rooms are nice. Our room was very hot but it was a hot weekend. We are in the restaurant and it was good. I'd recommend this hotel to anyone wanting to stay just outside of Bowness and with dogs.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely hotel! Clean, modern, friendly staff and delicious food. All within a 20 minute walk of the lake. They also accommodated my veggie breakfast and the cocktails are fabulous! Highly recommended!

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location the room's are a bit on the basic side but very clean and a really nice breakfast in the morning . A good few restaurants and bars near by and a 20 minute walk down to the lake with a good choice of bars and restaurants .

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Liverpool
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed here for 1 night and were not impressed ! The outside looks lovely and on entering the bar area and outside terrace we liked what we seen however when we were shown to our room that is where it ended , the website describes the rooms being of a high standard however I would not agree .... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed here as a couple with our little dog. He was welcomed with open arms and we cannot fault the stay. We found the whole of windermere welcoming to dogs which was helped by the (un)seasonally nice summer weather we were having. Breakfast was lovely and they even brought a sausage out for our dog. Would definitely stay... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

spent 2 lovely nights at this hotel room was very spacious . Lovely tea and coffee making facilities but no biscuits. nice breakfast but on the whole feels like the place can't decide if it wants to be a hotel , pub or restaurant. room also a bit noisy on the main road.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

We Stayed here 3_4 July . It was great . Food1st class . Room 1 st class Staff 1st class . This hotel is 1st class . I can not think of a better place to stay . The rooms are clean and nothing is to much trouble for the staff .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We visited this hotel/dining room twice on our visit to the lakes, both times the service was excellent, meal delicious, staff very friendly and price reasonable for the surroundings. We ate in the lounge bar but you would not think it was this it was a very pleasant place to sit and eat and also enjoy a drink. We were... More 

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Workington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Scanned the internet all weekend for a place to stay in Windermere for the Windermere Rock weekend in aid of the flood appeals and came across this at the last minute Saturday morning prior to leaving home so lucky that the site is constantly updated so managed to get a late cancellation. we were mat by a friendly member of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Dined at the bar because the dining room was closed due to a gas leak and ended up getting some excellent examples of Cumbrian pub fare. High quality Scotch eggs, various croquettes fried in fresh oil, tasty artisanal breads, yummy local cheeses and smoked meats, the pickled onions were a standout. Service was excellent. Bar staff were very friendly, prompt,... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
The Lamplighter Dining Rooms
The Lamplighter Dining Rooms
Cuisines: British, Gluten Free Options, Bar
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family owned Victorian guesthouse and pub, situated in the heart of Windermere Village and located in the heart of the Lake District. Two minutes walk from Windermere train station, just off the A591 and the perfect location from which to explore the idyllic surroundings, with local amenities on your doorstep. Offering seven comfortable en-suite bedrooms and two shower only, also attached is The Lamplighter bar serving home cooked traditional pub food and beer affording great value for money. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lamplighter

Address: High St, Windermere LA23 1AF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $102 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lamplighter 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Oakthorpe Hotel Windermere
The Lamplighter Windermere, Lake District
Hotel Style:
#14 Family Hotel in Windermere
#15 Romantic Hotel in Windermere
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