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Riverside Hotel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife & I took virgin train from London to Kendal to visit Lake District, stayed Riverside Hotel for three nights, only 5 mins walk from train station, staffs at reception area are nice & helpful. Room are nice but without air-condition, have to be...More

Thank Fred N
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your visit! We really appreciate you taking the time to post your review as well; we loved the bits that you enjoyed (lovely staff, nice location) and appreciate the feedback on where we can improve as well. We are only a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel info says it's 240metres from Kendal Railway Station - this is optimistic! Dragging two large suitcases and a couple of carry-ons to the hotel was an effort! You cross two busy roads with no perceived pedestrian crossings, to get to a reasonably big hotel...More

Thank Diedre_11
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. Depending on the exit/route you take from the station, the hotel is indeed only 240m away (we measured once!). However, we understand your meaning! Apart from that, we're pleased you had a comfortable stay and that we could sort the hire...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An absolute gem. Staff friendly and helpful. Food excellent and inexpensive. Great location on the river, as the name suggests. Great base for exploring the wider area. I thoroughly recommend this hotel and will be returning.

1  Thank michaelburgan
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Delighted to read your review thank you! We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and rated us 5 stars as well. Thank you so much for recommending us to others and will look forward to welcoming you back. Until then, take care!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for a night with two children (5 and 10) in a family room,dinner, bed and breakfast. Lovely hotel (though a little dated) but really clean and friendly staff. Particularly enjoyed the spa facilities,having a really nice gourmet dinner (with kids), Riverside view was...More

1  Thank skg49
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to write your lovely review! We are absolutely delighted you enjoyed your stay and cannot thank you enough for all of your kind comments. Thank you for recommending the hotel to others and we certainly hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely hotel in a great location beside the river with excellent staff and a great breakfast. The room was very comfortable with all the usual facilities you would expect to have. I will definitely stay there again if I find myself in...More

Thank A_G190730
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review! We love 5 star ratings and guests who say they will stay again! Hope that's the case and that we will get to welcome you back in the future. Thank you.

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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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"take a room nearer the bridge for better views, away from the bridge if you want to lie in"
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"upper floors tend to be better for noise"
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"There are rooms that overlook the river"
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