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The Wild Boar

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“wild boar”(463 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
5 Star Hotel
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...
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Crook Road, Windermere LA23 3NF, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just returned home after having the alternative afternoon tea at ‘The Wild Boar’..... WelI I really don’t know where to start. It was nothing special at all, over priced and actually over rated if you ask me. The chips were frozen (dispite claiming they were...More

1  Thank carlyaddi
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I booked the wild boar for my husbands birthday as I thought it would be somewhere special to take my family. I was very disappointed. I booked a table for 12pm as this was ideal for us eating around our baby’s feeding times. However we...More

2  Thank FamilyDow2017
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came today for afternoon tea with my partner for his birthday. While the food was absolutely amazing the service sadly was not. There were two ladies working when we were in. Both were rude. No smiles, no please, no thank you, no enjoy your food....More

Thank Abby W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After some clay pigeon shooting we had a fabulous lunch including a sharing platter of smoked meats and a tasting beer selection for me. They have a micro brewery, smokehouse and it’s such a lovely inn. My kids now want to stay there on our...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We discovered the Wild Boar last year as a stopover location on our way to Scotland and liked ist so much that we came back this year and stayed two nights. The room was cosy and we really appreciated the « welcome package » for our dog...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$152 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Windermere
#10 Luxury Hotel in Windermere
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$152 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Windermere
#10 Luxury Hotel in Windermere
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (466)
Room & Suite (183)
Dining (120)
Pool & Beach (1)
Amenities (15)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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CrazyG-sAdventures
June 28, 2018|
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Response from nicolacollin | Reviewed this property |
Check in is from 3pm
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Gaz L
January 7, 2018|
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Response from elmarketing | Property representative |
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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julie w
January 2, 2018|
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Response from AndyBaker65 | Reviewed this property |
My daughter was married here and it was excellent. Happy to share.
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"not sure, never stayed"
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"Room was good - select one from rear"
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"if with dogs, ask for a ground floor with outside door"
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