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Lindeth Fell Country House
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Reviewed August 7, 2012

We have just returned back from a two night stay at Lindeth Fell Hotel and had a simply wonderful time. We were celebrating my Brother-in-Laws 75th birthday. Kath one of the staff was so welcoming as we arrived late at 10.30pm she immediately asked if we wanted drinks and sandwiches which we thought was so thoughtfull. The rooms we had were absolutely gorgeous the views were stunning. The hotel is spotless from the impressive dining room to the lounges and the bedrooms. The breakfast and dinner were superb everything was served beautifully by our waiter who was so profressional and friendly. We will definately be staying here again and l cannot fault it at all. We look forward to seeing Mrs Kennedy and her team very soon.

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled with family
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Caroline E, Manager at Lindeth Fell Country House, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2012

Dear Martinwarrington,
I am glad you all enjoyed your stay.
I have passed on your comments to Cath, Csaba and all the front of house team.
Karen and the housekeepers are an amazing team who clean to perfection.
Whilst the kitchen brigade work hard to deliver outstanding food.
We hope to see you again soon.
Best wishes,
Caroline

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Reviewed August 5, 2012

Professional and welcoming staff, all quietly efficient, welcoming and friendly. We very much enjoyed staying at Lindeth Fell in the Haweswater room with its fabulous view.The hotel's large garden is very attractive and the view across to Lake Windermere stunning. Breakfast and evening meals very good, varied menu, and well presented, though would agree with previous review that some background music in the dining room would improve the ambience and make conversation more comfortable. It is a twenty minute walk to the lake (downhill, roads not all with pavements, steep return) and further ten minutes alongside the lake to Bowness.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled as a couple
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Caroline E, Manager at Lindeth Fell Country House, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2012

Dear Cardinalpuff,
Thank you for your lovely review!
We are so glad you enjoyed our gardens and we hope you had time to visit or beautiful tarn which is just 200 yards from the main house and still in our grounds, which is an area of peace and tranquillity or even had the chance for a spot of croquet!
We look forward to welcoming you back.
With kind regards,
Caroline

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Reviewed July 31, 2012

We arrived at Lindeth Fell on a sunny Friday afternoon and were greeted by a very friendly lady who showed us to our rooms. We were really impressed with our rooms, Haweswater and Coniston. The only downside to Haweswater is the small shower room which we knew would be small before we went but it wasnt a problem. The cleanliness, facilities, decor, and also most definitely the fabulous view from the room made up for this.

We enjoyed a drink on the terrace and also it was nice to sit in the summerhouse when the sun went in. Drinks are available all day. They also serve lunch and afternoon teas which we will definitely try next time. The grounds of the Hotel are lovely and well kept.

All staff are extremely friendly and efficient. Mrs Kennedy and her daughter obviously put a lot of thought into making their country house a very comfortable and friendly place to stay. It is evident that they care about their guests.

The food was excellent - Lamb, guinea fowl, pork fillet etc. etc. However one of us had fillet steak which unfortunately was a little overcooked, but was very tasty. Lovely selection of vegetables which were perfectly cooked. The menus offered a lovely selection of dishes to choose from. The breakfasts were just as good too. The dining rooms are lovely and had a view of the grounds and the lake in the distance.

The lounges are very comfortable and quiet - we sat and played a card game till 11pm. Most people had gone to bed by then. When we stayed there was a wide age range of people from young to old. We are in our 50s and felt very comfortable there.

We loved Lindeth Fell and most definitely will return in the future.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled as a couple
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Caroline E, Manager at Lindeth Fell Country House, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2012

Dear Bluetwo 47,
Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review.
I am pleased you enjoyed your stay and you had the pleasure of seeing the Lakes in the sunshine! Though playing games by the log fires during the winter months is very cosy!
We look forward to welcoming you back to Lindeth Fell soon.
With best wishes,
Caroline

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Reviewed July 26, 2012

We have literally just returned home after a 3 night break at Lindeth Fell. We enjoyed great hospitality from the friendly and attentive staff. The food was superb and could not be faulted at all. Some slight negatives are the quietness of the dining room, my husband and I felt it would have a better ambience is there had been some background music and the lack of a bar as a focal point for guest to mingle however there is a well stocked dispensing bar and two lovely lounges however our fellow guests didn't appear to use either very often!. Our bedroom, at the top of the house was well appointed and extremely quiet which for me is an important factor. The only element that would have made the hotel 'perfect' would have been good weather! But as a brochure said, 'it rains a lot in the lake district so get over it!'

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank Jendie3
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Caroline E, Manager at Lindeth Fell Country House, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2012

Dear Jendie3,
Thank you for your review. I am pleased you had an enjoyable stay with us.
I have passed on your comments to the chef and his team who are all delighted!
We do strive for perfection and only wish we had control over the weather.
We look forward to welcoming you back to Lindeth Fell again.
With kind regards,
Caroline

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Reviewed July 19, 2012

Received an effusive b-&-b type welcome which soured quickly when we we were told that having a bottle of wine chilled ( not for use with a meal, I might add ) would cost the equivalent of the lowest-priced bottle on the wine list. A really very churlish reaction ... A tired, rabbit-warren of a place, though pleasing bedroom and good dining room. We will not return.

Stayed: July 2012, traveled as a couple
4  Thank Francis N
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Caroline E, Manager at Lindeth Fell Country House, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2012

Dear Francis N,
Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Lindeth Fell.
We are delighted that despite your misgivings about paying for wine corkage you liked your bedroom and also enjoyed the dinning room.
Yours sincerely,
Caroline Elston

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Reviewed July 19, 2012

Yet another excellent family lunch at the Lindeth Fell Hotel.Many thanks to Mrs Kennedy,Caroline and all the staff.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled with family
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Caroline E, Manager at Lindeth Fell Country House, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2012

Dear netvigator,
Thank you so much for your comments.
It is always such a pleasure to serve lovely guests and makes our job fun and worthwhile.
Hopefully see you again soon,
With kind regards,
Caroline Elston

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Reviewed July 15, 2012

I visited last week with 5 friends and we had a fantastic weekend; The staff, food, wine and afternoon tea were all great. Everyone is so friendly and helpful which made it all the more relaxing. It was lovely to see young peple ther having a good time and hen parties enjoyikgn the fabulous afternoon tea.The only apology is toanyone staying as the party I was with were a little noisy playing cards and games after dinner but even that the owners accomodated! The home made yoghurt and cakes were fab. We will be back. Thankyou Lynne

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled with friends
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1  Thank LynneIOM
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Caroline E, Manager at Lindeth Fell Country House, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2012

Dear Lynne,
Thank you for writing such a lovely review.
I am glad you had the time to relax with your friends, play cards and have lots fun.
Mrs Kennedy has a fabulous selection of homemade, cakes, scones, biscuits, meringues, yoghurt and brown bread, not to mention all the treats the chefs prepare!
We look forward to welcoming you and your friends back soon.
Best wishes,
Caroline Elston

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Additional Information about Lindeth Fell Country House

Address: Lyth Valley Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free Parking Room Service Spa Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 55 B&Bs / Inns in Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $205 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Lindeth Fell Country House 5*
Number of rooms: 14
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Lindeth Fell is a luxury bed and breakfast, perfectly located overlooking Lake Windermere. This is the ideal hideaway for those wanting to relax and get away, but at the same time enjoying the convenience of being a few minutes from the hustle and bustle of Bowness with its boutique shops, cinema and lively restaurants. Lindeth Fell is an elegant Edwardian country house, with high ceilings and beautiful architecture, stylishly restored with both period and contemporary features. There are 14 individually designed bedrooms each with its own modern bathroom with luxury amenities. Many rooms have superb lake views. Start the day with a delicious breakfast served in our sunny dining room, overlooking 7 acres of beautiful gardens. On arrival enjoy complimentary tea and scones in the lounge by the fire, or on the sunny garden terrace. Platters are available to pre order, and we have a fully licensed bar for residents. We can provide picnics for walking days, and offer complimentary passes for use in a nearby spa & pool. We provide a friendly relaxing place for you to stay. ... more   less 
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