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    Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

    23 Church Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DF, England
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    • Excellent45%
    • Very good29%
    • Average15%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    “old england” (399 reviews)
    “feature room” (67 reviews)
    “valet service” (41 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Great location at the bottom of the road into town overlooking the lake. All the shops and restaurants are within short walking distance. There is no parking at the hotel but they will valet park it for you at 20£/day. There are 2 public parking...More

    Thank PHLee7ca
    Reviewed yesterday

    Please note that I am NOT a hotel inspector or food critic. As with all of my Trip Advisor reviews, I can only provide an honest, first-hand account of what I've witnessed and experienced. This was our second stay at MacDonald Old England in Bowness,...More

    1  Thank gjs041070
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Excellent location adjacent to Lake Windermere. Outstanding view of lake from bedroom and dining room. Friendly helpful staff. Breakfast was first class. Wide choice of breakfast food. Facilities good. Used Pool and sauna daily . Parking expensive at £20 a day

    Thank walkinginmemphis2007
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    The hotel offers a superior position by the lake and a minute stroll to the centre. I was offered valet parking on arrival and all reception staff are excellent at their job. As we were there on business we met plenty of the staff and...More

    Thank rhubarb1969
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Found ourselves in The Lake District on Lake Windermere in Bowness and spent the night at MacDonald Old English Hotel and Spa. Enjoyed the most delicious meal with Sticky Toffee Pudding for dessert. Still dreaming about it as it was that good! Lovely lakeside view...More

    Thank Mary D
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • US$179 - US$397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Green Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
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    matedd
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from Beanskwil | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, just seen this and probably too late! Don't know the name but it was just along the road, past the shops.
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    Trix_L4
    31 July 2017|
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    Response from Marco F | Property representative |
    The pool is available for non-residents, including children but you will have to purchase a day pass at the reception of the spa.
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    Finchlady1991
    9 June 2017|
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    Response from Marco F | Property representative |
    The train station is a 5 minute drive by taxi, who are stationed at the station. When rooms available check in can take place earlier otherwise the hotel is happy to store the lugguage in its lugguage room accordingly. Uber... More
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