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The Borrowdale Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“prestige room”(54 reviews)
“wine tasting”(41 reviews)
“silver service”(45 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a really nice overnight stay here. Arrived on a beautiful weather, so was able to enjoy a drink in the lovely garden. The room we were in was comfortable with plenty of room. It was quiet even though the hotel was full. I loved...More

Thank Liz B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed here for a 2 night DBB treat. The room was comfortable and had all the amenities you'd expect. The hotel positioning was easy to find and had lovely scenery all around. All the staff were super friendly and welcoming, with exceptional dining room...More

1  Thank Anna P
Reviewed 2 days ago

We chose The Borrowdale having stayed in another hotel in the group, because of its lovely location and dog-friendliness. We went on the 'Barking Mad' deal, which is three nights half board. The room was spacious and clean, although a little noisy as it looked...More

Thank Jane296420
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great location, an old building so room not massive but ok, however a few things let the room down. A broken button on shower and a none working towel rail. The worst thing was the lack of cleaning on our second day, the bed had...More

1  Thank Chrimbo999
Response from George-GMBorrowdale, General Manager at The Borrowdale HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Chrimbo999, I would like to thank you for your review. As I have written in past reviews, it is always good to hear both the good and not so good. This helps with training as well as assisting us in our shortfalls. I would...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had the most amazing lunch with all 10 of my family and the six grandchildren ate for free . It was fantastic and well looked after by the staff and especially Kath . Well done the Borrowdale . Food was excellent and grandchildren enjoyed the...More

Thank Julsthomp
Response from George-GMBorrowdale, General Manager at The Borrowdale HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Julsthomp, I would like to say thank you for choosing the Borrowdale Hotel for such a land mark of a birthday for your mum. I am pleased that both you and your whole family enjoyed the occasion. I will certainly pass your kind comments...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
$168 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$168 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (391)
Room & Suite (86)
Dining (25)
Pool & Beach (4)
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540PeterS
May 1, 2018|
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Response from MorriAR | Reviewed this property |
There is a stair lift at the back of the hotel, which can take you to the first floor and there is also a few ground floor rooms at the rear of the hotel, call the hotel direct they will advise on rooms suitable etc
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catkaty1971
January 2, 2018|
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Response from Penjn | Reviewed this property |
sorry for delay. It is probably about a 10 minute drive to the Seathwaite start of the climb up.
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Ossie_8
November 7, 2017|
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Response from susan j | Reviewed this property |
Hello sorry for the late reply. Dinner is from 6.30 you can book at reception which time you prefer.
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Room Tips
"Ask for a room facing the front or over the garden"
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"Note : this hotel does not have a lift!!!"
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"Room 44 is spacious, as is the bathroom, but has a view of the service yard."
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"Room 31 spacious ,very quiet with lovely views"
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