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Riverside Hotel

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  • Excellent35%
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Location is perfect. Hotel lovely, rooms spacious, last min booking for us and no river view but fair enough. Staff great, professional, knowlegable and friendly. Super little pool, and jacuzzi ...sauna out of order following terrible dec floods. Steam room nuce though. Bar nice and...More

Thank Zagcatt
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded August 3, 2016

Thank you for passing on your very useful comments and we are delighted you enjoyed some family time at our hotel! I am sorry you found your room too hot and hope that the fan provided went some way to alleviate this. We are the...More

Reviewed July 28, 2016

We stayed here en route to Scotland. Well situated in Kendal, and in easy reach of Windermere. Our room had a view of the river, which was a bonus. Hotel facilities are good for the price(there is a pool). Staff were pleasant and helpful, if...More

Thank Leigh-on-Seasider
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded July 29, 2016

Thanks for stopping off and staying on your trip back to Scotland. We aim to offer our guests excellent value for money and we are so pleased to read we did so for you. Thanks again and maybe we'll see you again on your travels.

Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

After the drive down from The Open in Ayr, and arriving at 11pm, all that was needed was a comfortable bed and a good quiet nights' sleep. Got just that, and a decent breakfast. The underground parking was full, so had to park on the...More

Thank Neville P
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded July 25, 2016

Who would have thought watching golf could be so tiring! We're happy to have been able to provide you with a comfy bed and delicious breakfast on your way south. Sometimes, as you know, our undercover parking can be full. We do have an overflow...More

Reviewed July 22, 2016

Our first visit to the Riverside Hotel but a very pleasant experience. The reception staff were both welcoming and efficient. The view from the bedroom window of the river and bridge into Kendal town centre provided a very relaxing backdrop. The room was well equipped...More

Thank ClioSportTourer
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded July 25, 2016

Brilliant review thank you. We couldn't be happier that you enjoyed your stay with us and particularly appreciate your lovely comments about our staff and accommodation. We're happy your first stay with us went so well and do hope to welcome you back again. Thank...More

Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

On arrival which was early around 11am we were told room not ready till 3 which was no problem we were told the parking is free and we could use the gym the pool and the sauna which we gladly did after we had been...More

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Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded July 25, 2016

Thank you for visiting and taking the time to post your delightful, 5* review. Breakfast in bed definitely adds even another layer of relaxation to a stay and we're pleased you enjoyed it. We enjoyed reading all of your comments and do hope you'll visit...More

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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)
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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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