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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start, my husband invited we for a long weekend away in Windermere and we staid at The Elleray. When there I could not find anybody to check in and when I finally found somebody there was a confusion if the room was paid or not. There is no parking if you bring a car but you can park... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

what can I say very disappointed such a lovely place.pitty the food and service was terrible. large group of us ordered (8) food to try and come out the same time that never happened, by the time we finished ours other meals were starting to come out meals were wrong extras were wrong, we were approached by the same waiter... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We went for Dinner and in general the food has been okay, but cold plates is not the best start, Meal 1.frozen battered fish & chips. Meal two steak & ale pie instant frozen crust but meat was good. meal three very poor Chicken curry.. So what has changed the fish and chips used to be fantastic as was the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in Windermere recently and went out for lunch to The Elleray. Could not believe how reasonable the prices were and thought, wrongly, you get what you pay for. What a pleasant surprise though, the food was absolutely superb and home cooked fresh. Really, truly enjoyed a lovely meal. Well worth a visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

We come here on our yearly trip to Windermere. We originally chose it as we could get our pushchair in easily, but it has become a regular stop. The food is good, a decent price for the Lakes. Plenty of veggie choices - I usually go for the omelette. Staff are always friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

The hotel had a perfect location! It was a few minutes walk from Windermere railway station, and it was also near the tourist information centre and Orrest Head, which is a beautiful scenic spot (worth the climb!) The room was a bit on the small side but the bed was big and cosy. The room and toilet were kept very... More 

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We called recently for an evening meal. We were really impressed with the large portions of home cooked meals. Drinks were pricey, but it is the Lakes. We would definitely eat there again.i tried the chicken curry which was packed full of chicken pieces on a large portion of rice.

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Maryville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

We arrived at the Windermere train station exhausted after a 25-hour journey from the States. It was a very easy walk to the Elleroy, even while pulling our suitcases. We were a tad early for check-in but were allowed to leave our luggage at the bar so we could have a look around the town. Our room was very clean... More 

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Lancashire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Popped into the Elleray after a lovely walk up Orrest Head and sampled a good selection of ales in a comfortable environment.staff were friendly and the premises has original features, giving it a 'lakes' character. Will pop in again next time, hopefully soon. i think it has an outside area too, but we didn't actually see that. There were menus... More 

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Sheffield
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed with our 6 year old here for one night in April when visiting Windermere. When we arrived we checked in via the people on the bar and were shown to our room,which was a decent sized family room with a good sized bathroom. Good points: The room itself was clean and a good size. Location... More 

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Additional Information about The Elleray

Address: 2-6 Cross Street, Windermere LA23 1AE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $86 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Elleray 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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