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Lutwidge Arms Hotel
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Holmrook
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Reviewed August 16, 2012

Everything was excellent, very friendly staff throughout the stay, fantastic location, we had a family room which was described as a small family room on booking, when we arrived and were shown up to an attic room i was abit worried it would be tiny but it was huge! the facilities in the room were 5* amazing and spotlessly clean with a lovely view if the river,breakfast choice was vast lots if choice, cereal, friut juice, full cooked breakfast which was cooked to order, Can't find any faults at all with this hotel would definitely recommend and stay here again !

  • Stayed: August 2012
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Reviewed August 13, 2012

When we phoned to say we were running late they kept the kitchen open for a home cooked meal after such a long journey. A god send when travelling with kids. Lovely food, Great location. The hosts were very friendly and helpful. The hotel bar has a great friendly atmosphere with locals using it as well (always a good sign). Family room was very comfortable. Day 2 and Jake had the trout and has never seen as big a fish in his life! We will be back!

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled with family
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Reviewed August 7, 2012

My wife and I have just returned to Australia after having had a wonderful holiday in England, travelling to most parts of the country. The lake district was a particular favourite of ours and we were fortunate enough to stay for several nights at the Lutwidge arms hotel. Mike and Ellina the proprietors made us feel very welcome from the moment that we met and nothing seemed too much bother for them. The hotel rooms are very comfortable and there is a great range of beers (particularly good after a long walk). The menu is varied and cooked to a very high standard, something for all tastes. I would not hesitate to recommend this lovely hotel to anyone visiting this part of England.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled with family
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Thank David F
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Reviewed August 5, 2012

Friends of ours were staying at the hotel and we were on the nearby caravan site. The evening of their arrival we met them in the bar and were impressed by the extensive menu so found a seat in the cramped, crowded bar and placed our order. There was a wait, but not too long and the food was quite good, but could have benefited from being hotter. On returning from our walk up Scafell Pike our friends booked a table for the 4 of us in the restaurant for 7.45. We ordered immediately and went to sit in the restaurant. At 9 pm we were fed up of waiting and went to ask where our food was as people had been coming into the restaurant and being served with their starter, mail meal and sweet and we were still waiting! The explaination was that there were already people booked in at 8 when we booked in for 7.45!!!!!!! The meal arrived at 9.10. It was okay but we were too hungry to appreciate it by then, and it still was not piping hot. They seem to be trying hard and we wish them ever sucess, but we would not eat there again because of this experience.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled with friends
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Reviewed July 30, 2012

We visited the hotel as a party of five, One double and one family room, to climb Scafell Pike and take in the lakes. The hotel gave us a warm welcome and following a hard days hiking offered us everything we needed to relax. We ate in the hotel on all of the nights, and the food was nothing other than excellent and extremely reasonably priced. There was a good mixture of residents and locals, and this added to the atmosphere.

The family room was generous in size, fresh, light and very clean.

The breakfast offered a wide variety of options accommodating all our individual choices.

This is one hotel we would certainly revisit.

Stayed: July 2012, traveled with friends
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Reviewed July 30, 2012

We stayed for one night but were treated as if we were staying for a month.
The owners of this hotel are putting a lot of work into making the hotel first class - some of the public areas are still being worked on.
I would not hesitate to use this hotel again.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank Mike B
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Reviewed July 11, 2012

We stayed at the Lutwidge Arms with some friends on their return from Australia, to make it different we decided to stay in the lake district for the lakes, walks and fresh air. We found the hotel with ease and had only just got out of the car when we were met by both Michael and Ellena the owners of the Lutwidge. They gave us the warmest of welcomes and genuinely could not do enough for us, the hotel is of historical interest not only as an old coach house but the home of Louis Carroll of Alice in Wonderland fame. The hotel is full of character, the rooms were excellent and very clean and comfortable, especially after long walks! The bar is well stocked and a very good selection of wines that compliment the restaurant. Food wise you can eat in the bar or have a table in the restaurant with excellent service, the thing that amazed us was the vast selection of food available, all locally produced and freshly cooked, that much variety we were spoilt for choice. Our stay was excellent at this hotel and I would recommend it every time, both Michael and Ellena worked so hard throughout our stay to make sure all their guests had the very best of stays and we did and will be back again, if you fancy the lakes stay here!

Stayed: July 2012, traveled with friends
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Address: Holmrook | A595, Holmrook, Seascale CA19 1UH, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Seascale > Holmrook
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Bar / Lounge Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Holmrook
Price Range: $99 - $1,235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lutwidge Arms Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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