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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

the bed, was broken on the side the television was a very old very small portable,it could do with updating the decor as a bit shabby in the corridors and room the breakfast was plentiful the staff were pleasant the location was good parking free, swimming pool sauna and jacuzzi very good clean

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Thank jweldo
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Don't be fooled by the photos this place is falling apart our £115.00 deluxe lake view room was worn out smelly and not worth £ 45.00 per night in my opinion. The tv in the room was a 12 inch portable with the basic 5 terrestrial channels the bed was so hard we would have been better sleeping on the... More 

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I went for a lovely weekend away. On arrival to. This hotel after a very long journey we were greeted by a very nice man on reception we got our key went to our room bit small but OK will do for the weekend. Went straight down for something to eat again staff very pleasant and food... More 

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Thank Eileen A
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Just would like to say that me and my wife enjoyed our stay here, but wished we had a better room (Room 159), given for our Mini Break. This is an Old Quaint Hotel that is in serious need of Updating from the Yay Olde Feel, and having read various other reviews, have found out from the Management that the... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Having booked this as a special family treat, we then read some awful reviews, fortunately we decided to give it a try, we were not disappointed. From our arrival we were greeted in a friendly and polite manner the champagne starter helped to set the scene, an excellent selection of sandwiches scones with fresh cream and a variety of cakes,... More 

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north yorkshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Let's get one thing straight this hotel does need a facelift but there are many positives. I have been lucky enough to stay in some of the best hotels in the world and for sure this is not one of them, but there are a lot worse at considerably more money. My son and I wanted to do some walking... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and myself visited here with two other friends, the staff could not have been better, one night we asked for playing cards, some of which were missing but the next evening there was a new pack waiting for us. The hotel outside needed a bit of TLC but the rooms were lovely and clean and the breakfast was... More 

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Thank Elaine R
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location and views Hotel is in need of a makeover - flaky paint, peeling wallpaper, windows rattle in the wind, bath panel loose. Roof in restaurant leaks when it rains! Bed extremely uncomfortable. Car park - be careful you don't get blocked in by a bus! Poor communication from hotel staff (if you can find any of them)

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Southport, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hate to do this review but have to say that it's probably the worst hotel I've ever stayed in. So shabby, dingy, dull, sub-standard and over-priced. So dismal. No food included in the price of the rooms either, and 10 pounds each per day required for breakfast on top of the expense. It's well past it's sell by date, .... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok, so myself and my partner decided on a first time visit to Windermere, and found fantastic 2 night stay including breakfast. After booking kept up to date with trip advisor and on reading comments did start to worry if right decision made. Yes right decision was made, on re reading comments I do wonder what people really want!! Ok... More 

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Joe P, Hotel Manager at Windermere Hydro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Diane M Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your two night stay and thank you for recommending The Hydro to other travellers. I look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best wishes Joe More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Windermere Hydro Hotel

Address: Helm Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $85 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Windermere Hydro Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 86
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#11 Family Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
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