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Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding views from rear of hotel and an ideal location for Bowness. Breakfast and evening meals were excellent and the staff polite and helpful. The D,B & B rate was good value. However the hotel's public areas and bedrooms are tired and shabby. No 'roaring log fires' on the coldest weekend of the year meant that the lounges were cold...

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Runcorn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the 2nd time we have stayed at the hotel and it didn't let us down. Firstly we would like to praise the staff, especially the waitresses. The same ones served all weekend, what pleasant, helpful and professional girls. Cannot fault them at all. The 4 course evening meals were absolutely fantastic, so beautifully presented and so scrummy!!!! Rooms...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok the rooms are small and not 4 star modern quality but what this place lacks in modern perfection it makes up for with oodles of character, good parking spaces with easy walking to Windermere or Bowness on Windermere and lets not forget the pleasant staff to make you feel comfortable.

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Wigan
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We usually stay here for the atmosphere at Christmas but there was something amiss this year! The fire was never really Lit in the lounge and the service at the bar was poor! We ended up going out for breakfast the majority of time ( we stayed 3 nights) after trying the breakfast only to find it was self service...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Rooms are simple but lovely, comfortable and very clean! Really liked the fact you could adjust your radiator to suit yourself, was so cosy. Only thing to comment on was the shower- sometimes a little too powerful, shame you could not adjust the pressure as it seemed to increase as the water became hotter. The breakfast is fab, you have...

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haydock
Reviewed 12 December 2016

just come back from a two night stay at craig manor location ideal,staff very polite and well presented,breakfast great a lovely quiet retreat with beautiful views.love the set out of small lounges extremely dog friendly made us a table up every morning in the lounge for breakfast as we had our small dog with us the attention he got was...

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3Thank andrew m
england
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Called in the resurants in the off chance of a evening meal for four adults and two children,had to wait for about forty min to be served,not a problem then seated for meal the decor is very nice and the place is spotless the barman acted as he didn't want to be there ,ordered four fillet steaks two were perfect...

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Northumberland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We have stayed here many times and since our last visit in June they have started to update the bedrooms we were lucky to stay in the first one to be finished which is so beautifully done very comfortable and chic well done to the designers. Its a perfect location in between bowness village and Windermere.great bars and restaurants to...

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Grange-over-Sands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016

The good points first. Craig Manor is in an ideal position within walking distance of the shops, the lake and the boats. It also has plenty of parking and the very pleasant restaurant has sympathetic and well groomed waiters who serve food which is a delight in every way. The bad points. Yes you can see the lake but it...

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016

A great 2 day break. A lakeside view in a very comfortable room (206), the shower was great. The level of cleanliness in the hotel is exemplary, no dust anywhere. We ate in the restaurant each night as the food was excellent. Breakfast was plenty to set you up for the day. The staff were all very polite and helpful....

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Craig Manor Hotel

Address: Lake Road, Windermere LA23 2JF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $148 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Craig Manor Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Craig Manor Windermere
Hotel Craig Manor
Hotel Style:
#12 Family Hotel in Windermere
#14 Romantic Hotel in Windermere
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“rooms at front of hotel are obviously over looking the road so opt for ones at the back with views would be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles 243andrewm243, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 216 had been recently updated view onto main road”
 of 5 bubbles nicholson254, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We didn't have a good room so we cannot really help here.”
 of 5 bubbles DoctorJohn2016, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 206, lovely view and a relaxing spa bath..”
 of 5 bubbles 520elainef, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at back have lake and mountain view”
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