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Riverside Hotel

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“the river”(280 reviews)
“swimming lessons”(28 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room Service
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

This hotel lives up to its name as the water sweeps alongside the building and is a great visual sight at breakfast time. Stayed for 3 nights as wanted to see more of the town and this location is a great base for that. Room...More

Thank Mark C
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Just had a wonderful 3 days at the Riverside. A well located hotel just over the bridge to the town centre. Good service by all staff, rooms were very clean and spacious overlooking the river , the breakfast was tasty and it was nice to...More

3  Thank needsholiday
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded February 16, 2018

Thanks very much for your visit and wonderful review. We love 5 star ratings and it helps us to no end so thanks for that too! All of the staff and chef too appreciate your comments about their hard work and service. With a future...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We wanted to visit the Lake District and chose Kendal as our base but Windermere would have been better. Anyway the Riverside Hotel was our choice and it was ok. Clean but dated. Full of pensioners on all inclusive coach trips so the swimming pool...More

Thank dinahwarr
Reviewed yesterday

This Hotel is situated right on the river. There is free covered parking on site and a swimming pool with spar and gym. We had a reasonably spacious double room with a stunning view over the river. Our room was clean and well kept and...More

Thank Thorny61
Reviewed 4 days ago

Booked for 2 nights for a short weekend away, pleasant and accomodating staff always happy to help.We did'nt take advantage of the free gym and restaurant due to sight seeing, food at the restaurant was availble to book at reception.Free under cover parking was great...More

Thank Barry R
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 2 days ago

Lovely to welcome you on your first visit to the Lakes and to read your lovely comments about your stay. We are very pleased, particularly, with your glowing assessment of our staff! Always appreciated. Hope to welcome you back on your next visit to this...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$130 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kendal
#5 Business Hotel in Kendal
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$130 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kendal
#5 Business Hotel in Kendal
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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juleswils
February 24, 2018|
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Response from Barbara R | Reviewed this property |
sorry for late reply, we checked in at 2.30 and our room was ready
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juleswils
February 24, 2018|
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Response from The_ManagerSLH | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for your question. Check-in is at 3pm as Barry mentioned!
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needsholiday
February 4, 2018|
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Response from The_ManagerSLH | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your message. Barry has given a great answer. To add a bit more, we don't offer beauty treatments but as Barry also said, some good places right nearby in Kendal do. Hope that helps!
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"upper floors tend to be better for noise"
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