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The Wild Boar

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The Wild Boar with 33 bedrooms, grill, smokehouse and brewhouse nestles in a peaceful setting in the Gilpin Valley, Windermere close to the Lake. Benefiting from the beautiful surrounding countryside, including its own private woodland for guests to enjoy, whilst perfectly positioned to explore the rest of the great outdoors in the fabulous Lake District National Park.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Living only 15 miles away we had never visited this out of the way country hotel before. We arrived on a cold January evening to welcoming log fires which made it very cosy. There are plenty of places to have a pre or post dinner drink away from the main restaurant. The
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Stayed overnight and had the alternative afternoon tea. Sat and had the afternoon tea in the cosy bar which had real fires. The food was first class, well prepared with fresh ingredients. A great choice for those wanting afternoon teas and who don’t have a sweet tooth. Mini fish
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What a great relaxing bar & restaurant with good atmosphere & service. The menu had a lot of variety & the staff were great with Allergies - checking with the chef & describing the preparation of each meal we were choosing. We had a great meal & evening in what had been kept a
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This was a re visit to this restaurant for me and my husband to celebrate my birthday during a four day break to the Lake District. Having made a table reservation a week before we arrived early and staff moved our reservation forward by 15 mins at our request. I ordered the
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Absolute brilliant place, clean, friendly and service an food amazing, lovely place to stay and surrounding area is beautiful, weather wasn’t brilliant, but still went out and about, dog friendly which was great, the walks are lovely with nice scenery
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Are you able to fish in the tarn in the woods ?
Not a clue
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Check in is from 3pm
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Hi Gaz, We are very dog friendly! There is a £20 per night charge for up to 2 dogs in each room, just add it in the 'Extras' section when booking online.
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My daughter was married here and it was excellent. Happy to share.
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How much is a taxi from the wild boar into Bowness???
We normally pay about £5. just a 5 minute ride into town. Reception will be happy to book one for you.
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"As we didn’t stay at the hotel I cannot comment on the quality of the rooms"
"It's surrounded by countryside."
"try and get one upstairs or upgrade to one of the themed rooms"
"there is alternative accommodation available which may be more interesting."
"the feature rooms are lovely and in the older part of the hotel"
US$148 - US$247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictWindermere
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