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Merewood Country House Hotel

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A beautiful hotel set back from the main road, with a gorgeous road leading to the main house. Lovely surrounding and felt right at home as soon as we walked in the front door. The staff were extremely helpful and ran through everything that was needed very quickly and were able to book us a taxi for our dinner straight...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

It pains me to write this review as I would've loved to give this hotel 5 stars. The hotel itself is lovely as are the staff that work there. I stayed here with my fiancé for a very rare night away. I bought the offer on Groupon cream tea and a nights stay. The cream tea was gorgeous so delicious...

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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 were not happy with your room. All of our bedrooms have recently undergone a refurbishment and we are proud to say that we don't rest upon our laurels and continue with a rolling refurbishment. I do strongly refute your comments that suggest the decor is...

Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Absolutely fabulous value for money. Luxurious surroundings. Food great value and quality. Room big and comfortable. Will be back. Grand entrance and gardens. Staff very knowledgeable and helpful. You can have either fine dining or grill menu.

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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 enjoyed your stay and i know our team will be most grateful for your comments on them. We have over 60 gins, 40 whiskies and a number of other exciting spirits and we believe it most important that our staff can advise our guests, otherwise it can...

Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

easy place to find, ample car parking. the staff were very helpful and the rooms were warm and clean with plenty of tea/coffee. had a meal in the grill bar which was very very good and breakfast was great no waiting.

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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 enjoyed your recent short break. Thank you for your comments about our team. Here at the Merewood we always try and offer a home from home style of service and I am pleased this seems to have been the case during your stay. The new Merewood Grill...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely weekend. Staff were friendly and helpful, the barman made us a lovely rusty nail and was knowledgeable about gins. The staff were very welcoming to our little dog. The beds were very comfy, cruise tickets along with the 'wowcher' deal and nice breakfast. It's close to a few dog friendly pubs, nice gardens, car park with...

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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 stay and that your dog did as well. Here at the Merewood, we are a most welcoming of dogs. Most of our team come from families with dogs, so we fully understand that your dog is more like a member of your family than...

mumoffivekids
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is stunning with fantastic views as it is up on a hill. The bedrooms are lovely. We had a view room with four poster bed which was huge and very lovely. I looked at loads of rooms after people checked out and they are all to a high standard warm and welcoming. The main rooms downstairs were beautiful...

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

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you had a wonderful stay and refer to the hotel as beautiful. It sounds like you stayed in one of our Four Poster Lake View bedrooms which our guests always enjoy. You are right about the standard rooms that you passed however, we are always working on these...

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay, and would highly recommend this Country house. Everything from the food, service and surroundings were excellent. It also has the added bonus of accommodating pets, which is a definite plus !!!

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

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor. Such kind words. I am delighted to read that your stay was such a success in every aspect. As you mention, pets are most welcome at the Merewood. Most of our team come from families with dogs and we understand that they are more often than not seen as a family member...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for a weekend to meet up with family. Absolutely great! Could not fault st all! Service outstanding - staff couldn't be more helpful & friendly! Rooms beautiful, food gorgeous and made our dog very welcome. Would definitely recommend and can't wait to go back!

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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 found the service to be great. Here at the Merewood our team are more than happy to go the extra mile for our guests as we try to deliver a home from home style service for both you and your dog. Chef will also be...

Chorley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Merewood first week in February on 1 night travelzoo deal,fantastic value for money,bedbreakfast and cream tea for £89.also managed to get the best room in hotel no5 for no extra charge.Staff friendly and helpful,had a meal there in the evening food and service excellent. We will be back again,thanks Merewood.

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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 found the hotel to be excellent value for money nd specifically enjoyed the food and service. Here at the Merewood, we try and listen to our guests needs and we have recently introduced a Grill Menu to cater for those guests who would prefer something...

Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Merewood recently for the first time for a two night stay 24th - 26th February. We were so pleased with the experience we have booked again for three nights in November! We stayed in Room 12 which was very well presented, clean, very good toiletries in the bathroom, and the room appeared to have been recently decorated. We...

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

Thank you for your recent review on Tripadvisor. We are most pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay at the Merewood. Room 12 is one of our House Rooms. We continue to invest in all of our rooms and want our guests to enjoy their stay, irrespective of whether they are in a Lake View Room or not. I am...

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  • Free Parking
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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: $147 - $243 (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
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Windermere
#2 Best Value 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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