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Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 24, 2014

This hotel is surely one of the very best in Cumbria. the staff and service they provide is second to none. All the staff were welcoming and extremely helpful always willing to go the extra mile. A truely baby and child friendly hotel as well as being dog friendly too. We were at the hotle for a family wedding and...

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MichelleCroukamp, Operations Manager at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your review, I am pleased that you enjoyed the recent wedding that you attended at the hotel and all aspects of your stay, It is always a pleasure to host weddings and even better to receive wonderful feedback, not only from the bride and groom but from their friends and family. I was also pleased...

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 23, 2014

A spur of the moment decision took my wife & I to the Low Wood for afternoon tea. We embraced the Relish card offer of afternoon tea for the price of a bottle of Prosecco...very good value. We were not disappointed. A warm, friendly welcome was forthcoming from the start & throughout our short time there. Well done to the...

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MichelleCroukamp, Operations Manager at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you so much for your wonderful review about the afternoon tea that you enjoyed with your wife recently as part of our Relish discount offer. It was great to read that you experienced a warm and friendly welcome from our team. Once again thank you for your comments and I do hope to have the pleasure of...

Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 20, 2014

Booked in for 10 days as a family and stayed in one of the family suites. Location is excellent and the service in the hotel couldn't be faulted, be that in the leisure club or the bar. Restaurant service and quality of food was first class and worth of a special mention. Would definitely go back...

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MichelleCroukamp, Operations Manager at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you so much for your wonderful review about hotel. It was great to read that you enjoyed your recent 10 night family holiday at the hotel. I am glad to read that you thought our staff and the service were first class. Once again thank you for your comments and I do hope to have the pleasure...

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 17, 2014

We arrived at the hotel, the staff were not that friendly, no expression really. The room was located with a view to the lake which was brilliant, but to get to the room there were so many stairs, narrow corridors so not the most convenient room. Breakfast buffet was good. When we first arrived there were 3 of us, they...

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MichelleCroukamp, Opperations Manager at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you so much for your recent review regarding your visit to the hotel. It was a pleasure to read that you enjoyed aspects of your stay such as the food (especially the breakfast buffet) and the wonderful lake view from your room. I was however sorry to read that you did not find our reception team very...

Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

We arrived with a little Cocker Spaniel, staff on reception were very informative, polite and lovely. They confirmed to us that Buster our little dog was not allowed in the restaurant, we explained that he was a pup and we didn't want to leave him in the room therefore they reserved us a table by the fire in the sitting...

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MichelleCroukamp, Opperations Manager at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your review and comments about hotel, the food, and the service from our team. I am glad you bought your puppy along, it sounds like he enjoyed his stay as much as you (hope he enjoyed his doggy treats in the room and the walking suggestions) Once again thank you for sharing your comments with...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 12, 2014

We had our wedding here in June and the Low Wood team were brilliant from start to finish. Everything was very relaxed and just how we wanted. They couldn't have been more helpful and the day was perfect.

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MichelleCroukamp, Opperations Manager at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Newlyweds, thank you for your review regarding your recent wedding day at Low Wood Bay. I am so pleased that you chose Low Wood Bay for your special day. It was certainly a pleasure to host your wedding and welcome your family and friends to enjoy with you your special day. I know Gemma, Rea and the team will...

Horwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 12, 2014

My son and his fiancé got married at this hotel 27th July 2014. I cannot praise all the staff enough, they went above and beyond all expectations. Our bedroom was beautiful with superb lake views and the comfiest bed we have ever slept in. Our grandsons loved the swimming pool which they used the day after the wedding. The food...

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James W, Guest Relations Manager at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear June I, thank you for your review, I am pleased that you enjoyed your sons wedding here at the Low Wood. I am pleased to hear that you loved the room you were allocated and your grandson’s loved the pool at the leisure club. It is always a pleasure to host weddings and even better to receive wonderful feedback,...

Reviewed August 11, 2014

My partner booked this room as a birthday present for me. I had no idea how much he paid for the room but considering what we were told, I was a bit disappointed. There was one window which constituted as a lake view and this was screwed shut. There were holes in the bed sheets, when I went to run...

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Todmorden, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 11, 2014

We booked a 3 night Dinner, Bed and Breakfast stay arriving on the 1st of August unfortunately we picked a very wet weekend to visit, but it wouldn't be a trip to the lakes if it didn't rain. We arrived around 2 pm and where quickly checked in and given our room key and booked a table for dinner, the...

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James W, Guest Relations Manager at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear James G, thank you so much for your wonderful review about hotel and congratulations on celebrating you 1st anniversary. It was great to read that you enjoyed your recent break at the hotel; I am pleased to hear that you found your room bigger than you expected and that it was clean and comfortable. I am pleased to read...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 11, 2014

I came with my son for a 4 day break for some fishing. When we arrived, there was a pile of information printed out for us about where to fish, permits and other information along with a personal letter from Martha in the office, offering further help. There were several other individual and personal touches in our room. We found...

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James W, Guest Relations Manager at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Stephen W, thank you so much for your wonderful review about hotel. It was great to read that you enjoyed your recent fishing break at the hotel; I am pleased to hear that you found our fishing information useful to you. I am pleased to read that you thought our staff were wonderful and stayed professional even when dealing...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In a most spectacular location on the shores of Windermere, Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa offers luxurious 4-star accommodation and a range of resort leisure facilities to suit all ages and abilities. Blue Smoke is a contemporary dining experience that offers British produce cooked on our South American wood-fired grill, or dine in the more traditional Windermere Restaurant. Langdale Lounge and Bar also gives the opportunity to eat throughout the day with views over the lake. Relax in The Spa and pamper yourself with a range of treatments designed to restore and energise. Swimming pool, sauna, steam room, and an outdoor hot tub with unrivalled views over the lake. The fitness suite boasts state of the equipment, a dance studio, squash court and personalised trainers. For the adventurous, the Watersports Centre offers instruction in water-skiing, canoeing, paddle-boarding and much more. Low Wood Bay is in the process of upgrading and will be reopening in 3 phases, as detailed below: 1st phase: Hotel re-opens 12 April. Guests can enjoy the complete refurbishment of all the previous hotel bedrooms, ‘The Windermere’ restaurant, 'Langdale Lounge' and Health Club facilities opens in May. New improved road entrance. 2nd phase: Opens July. The Spa, a new restaurant ‘Blue Smoke,’ additional outdoor leisure facilities and a new atrium space. Final phase: Opens October. All new block of ‘Club House’ rooms and suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa

Address: Low Wood Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1LP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $200 - $292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 111
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Also Known As:
Low Wood Bay Hotel Windermere
Low Wood Windermere
Hotel Low Wood
Low Wood Hotel Windermere
Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa Windermere, Lake District
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Windermere
#3 Green Hotel in Windermere
#4 Business Hotel in Windermere
#5 Family Hotel in Windermere
#7 Luxury Hotel in Windermere
#10 Romantic Hotel in Windermere
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“Wait until the new rooms, restaurant etc are completed. Should be wow!!!!!!”
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