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Holbeck Ghyll Country House

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Reviewed June 30, 2016

I have had afternoon tea and dinner here recently when friends were staying in one of the lodge type buildings. Afternoon tea was very good indeed. Nice rhubarb crumble. We had dinner on another occasion and it was ok but not amazing. The whole bill...More

2  Thank FM100
Response from Joseph N, General Manager at Holbeck Ghyll Country HouseResponded July 5, 2016

Thank you for joining us and we are very glad to hear you enjoyed your afternoon tea and evening meal, we have some very exciting plans coming up to install a new bar and lounge area which will compliment our cosy lounges and historical dining...More

Reviewed June 27, 2016

This hotel used to be great, restaurant amazing - sadly its now tired, poor service, do not go. We stayed for 2 nights on a summer deal £595, it wasn't worth anywhere near that. 1. Lunch - I was left with no drink for 20...More

13  Thank lovetoeatout_10
Response from Joseph N, General Manager at Holbeck Ghyll Country HouseResponded July 5, 2016

I am very sorry to hear you were disappointed with elements of your stay, small frustrations do mount up and I apologise these happened and we did not rectify them for you quickly enough when bought to our attention. Our evening menu offers 7 Starters,...More

Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

My husband and u stayed here for our wedding anniversary . It was in a stunning location with superb views . We had a lovely room and given some damson gin. I'd recommend booking some time in the hot tub , this was lovely ....More

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Response from Joseph N, General Manager at Holbeck Ghyll Country HouseResponded July 5, 2016

It's lovely to hear you enjoyed everything Holbeck has to offer and thank you for the recommendation on the hot tub, it has to be a contender for the best hot tub view in the country! We look forward to welcoming you back to Holbeck...More

Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

This place is renowned for its food and deservedly so. Food is high quality and served in a dining room with stunning views over Windermere. All staff friendly and keen to please. Lovely place and would return.More

Thank 911Wiggy
Response from Joseph N, General Manager at Holbeck Ghyll Country HouseResponded July 5, 2016

Thank you for your review, it's always good to hear our team are looking after everyone and our menu is well received, we don't think there's a better place to enjoy fine food than looking at Holbeck Ghyll's famous panorama. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed June 23, 2016

The place is just like it should be. Rises up to ones expectations. The views are to die for. The food is excellant. The service could be more pleasant, though. I found the service a bit stuck up and looking down their noses at some...More

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Response from Joseph N, General Manager at Holbeck Ghyll Country HouseResponded July 5, 2016

Whilst the Oak Room restaurant is a formal environment we aim to have a very relaxed and inclusive style of service at Holbeck Ghyll, we are very glad you enjoyed the food but I am disappointed you felt looked down on as this is never...More

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October 14, 2017|
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Response from Marco F | Property representative |
8-10am weekdays and 8.00-10.30am weekend days
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obe1234
February 2, 2017|
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Response from mitter41 | Reviewed this property |
No, not possible to walk to a Pub from this Country House Hotel. It's not easy to find a convenient parking place in this Hotel between the profusion of Maseratis and Porsches when I was there , so you get the picture !
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"Ask whether you are in the hotel proper or in a "lodge"."
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"Room 2 was lovely. Small and cosy with great views."
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"only stayed for lunchso difficult to comment on all facilities. WE enjoyed our visit very much"
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"get one with a view"
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