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Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We had a voucher for a two night stay and stayed on a Thursday and Friday night. The staff couldn't do enough for you, the room was spotless, very comfortable and roomy. Lovely location with beautiful views. Lots too choose from at on the menus, extremely tasty! We will definitely be staying there again.

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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Comfortable room with large comfortable bed. Good illumination which is something that many hotel rooms lack as they do not have a central ceiling light. Reliable Wi Fi in the room. (Which was the only place I used Wi Fi.)

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LDCHManager, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on Tripadvisor. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and specifically entitle your review as 'very helpful staff'. Here at the Merewood, we are more than happy to go the extra mile for our guests as we want you to feel as though you are in a home from home. The...

Chilton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful setting, this was bought as a gift would never buy as a gift miles from any where £ 20 return into Bo'ness I don't know how anyone can afford to eat here £39 each for dinner? No wonder there was no one in the bar?4 60 a pint! If you can't park in main car park God knows how...

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LDCHManager, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor. I am sorry to read that you health the Merewood wasn't your cup of tea and i would like to address one or two of the points you raise as it seems you aren't fully aware of what we offer. Firstly, your reference to dinner; here at the Merewood, we have two...

Manchester
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Really nice hotel staff amazing & very helpful. Lovely view from room overlooking Windermere. Food very good & evening meals very reasonably priced. Was so good we're giving our son a treat there with his friend

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LDCHManager, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor. I am delighted that you had a 'lovely break' and specifically comment on the food and the staff. Here at the Merewood, we aim to provide a home from home service and our team are more than happy to go the extra mile for our guests. They will be delighted to read...

Mid Wales UK
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I visited this hotel for a two night stay and could not fault it. The staff were friendly and cheerful. The atmosphere was relaxed and very welcoming. The room was extremely comfortable and well equipped. The menu for breakfast and evening meals was extensive and the food chosen superb. I would not hesitate to recommend it and...

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LDCHManager, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words on TripAdvisor. I am delighted that you had an 'excellent' stay with us and specifically comment on our team. Here at the Merewood, we always try and offer a friendly, home from home style service and our team are more than happy to go the extra mile for our guests. Chef will be most...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite a lot of stairs in hotel and hotel situated high off the road, we had no problems but anyone with breathing or leg problems may need assistance. Staff really helpful and pleasant. Meals /breakfast brilliant.Bedding clean and crisp, lovely stay.

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LDCHManager, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We only have 15 stairs from the Ground to the First floor, so this part of your review was concerning. Our stairs are also at a gentle gradient. This is the first such review and I am sorry to hear that you found the stairs to be troublesome. I am delighted that you...

Leigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I received an overnight stay for Christmas and what a brilliant gift it was! The hotel is traditional in style and spotlessly clean. The staff are polite, friendly and efficient. The view from the hotel lounges and front facing bedrooms are stunning and well worth the extra to upgrade. The only downside for me personally is the...

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LDCHManager, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay and specifically enjoyed the view. Here at the Merewood we are incredibly lucky to be situated on a hillside which gives us unimpeded views of Windermere and the fells beyond. Thank you for your comments about the disabled access. On the ground...

North East
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely grounds very polite and professional staff. Nice room with large comfortable bed. Stayed in Room 9. Guests not very considerate to adjoining room due to noise. No fault of the hotel. The bar area was very nice but drinks a little expensive.

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LDCHManager, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on Tripadvisor. I am delighted to read that you refer to the Merewood as a 'very nice hotel' and specifically enjoyed your room. We are constantly upgrading our bedrooms and room 9 was only finished a few months ago. I am sorry to read that you find the drinks prices to be expensive. We...

Leyland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we arrived at this stunning location the reception staff were brilliant and couldn't have been more helpful. We had made a reservation three months prior to our visit but somehow the booking had not been logged. Fortunately the payment was confirmed, but with the hotel fully booked for a wedding we were in limbo!! However, while ushered...

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LDCHManager, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on Tripadvisor. Firstly, I am sorry about the mix up with your booking. This is the first time we have come across this situation and we are desperately trying to learn how this has happened so we we can make sure it doesn't happen again. I am delighted that it did work out however....

Gateshead
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booking the room (Groupon) was a little unnerving; made to feel a bit second class. Don't offer Groupon if you then look down on people redeeming their gift (which it was in our case.) Room was pretty ropey; excellent view of the fire escape.This was compensated by some smashing staff, especially in the bar where the lads were really polite...

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LDCHManager, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor. I first must address the comment about 'looking down on people'. Here at the Merewood, this is most certainly not the case. As you imply on your following sentence, we have really good, welcoming, hard working group, who are not interested in where are guests have come from, just interested in making...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Merewood is a country house hotel of great charm and distinction set in a position of incomparable scenic beauty. The Hotel stands on its own secluded estate, overlooking Lake Windermere and is easily accessible from the main route to and through the Lakes. Merewood's friendly and efficient staff, the relaxed excellence of the service and the wonderful food are all of a quality to match the unparalleled location.The Hotel is open all year including Christmas and New Year and the English Tourist Board has awarded it a "Highly Commended" three stars with silver accolade for food and service. It is often worth checking for late availability as there are special deals and midweek breaks throughout the year. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Merewood Country House Hotel

Address: Ecclerigg, Windermere LA23 1LH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $148 - $268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Merewood Country House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Merewood Country Hotel
Merewood Country Windermere
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#1 Family Hotel in Windermere
#4 Green Hotel in Windermere
#4 Luxury Hotel in Windermere
#5 Romantic Hotel in Windermere
#7 Business Hotel in Windermere
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“Rooms ok unless you get one at the back ”
nevdavies2014, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
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“Try for a lake view”
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“Get one away from the rear of the hotel.”
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“We would upgrade to a lake facing view if available”
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