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Stags Head

09/04/2017 10/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for just one night and had a very nice time. It is so near the lake , shops , restaurants and great bars. We had room 18 which was clean , had trouser press, hair dryer and kettle with a good supply of coffee etc and didn't hear any noise at all and it is situated at front...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed with Grandchildren aged one and four. Was very apprehensive reading some of the reviews regarding noise. We were in room 16. Didn't hear a single thing. 5 stars for the cleanliness of the room especially the bathroom. The communal corridors feel a little dated. Think it may be all that wood. I found the staff helpful informative and on...

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Bury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location,room basic but clean,hair dryer didn't work... asked for a twin but got a double with bunk beds... bathroom was great...breakfast plentiful but the pub tables for two are to small to fit everything on!! 😙

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manchester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had one night at the stag position brill close to lake and all bars and restaurants. Rooms small and not the cleanest . Cobwebs annoyed me all night on ceiling. Breakfast good but big letdown no car park.

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Thank paul b
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

My friend & I booked a room at The Stag's Head as a friend and colleague of ours was getting married at The Belsfield Hotel. We read the reviews & were satisfied that the Stags Head would be comfortable & clean for our one night stay. We checked in & were directed to the closest car park - it's a...

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Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We have been to this hotel many time over the last 20 years and its had many changes and on going refurbs have also been done, this place has sentimental reasons for staying and although we do stay elsewhere in the area at times is only because we like a change. The suit is nice and clean and staff are...

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wirral
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

This was booked as a present for us for Christmas. We arrived and you just go the bar to book in. The barman took us through to the reception which was a small table through a door. He was friendly enough. We got our key and were directed to our room. Straight away I got a weird feeling. Obviously its...

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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner have just left this hotel. We were booked in Friday to Monday for a family wedding on the Saturday up at broadoaks country house. When we were booking a hotel this one popped up. We had seen lots of mixed reviews about it but we decided to book it anyway. We got there and were made...

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Thank ellebelly27
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Warm welcoming atmosphere, we were well treated throughout our visit. Drinks were nicely presented Decent food, dog friendly, all sporting events are shown. What's not to like? Toilets clean. Good visit

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Whitehaven, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Originally we were in a room which had a light hanging off the wall, we informed the bar staff who quickly informed the manager and with out any problem they upgraded our room to a suite. This room was lovely with a 4 poster bed and sofa with a newly refurbished bathroom. The bar staff were helpful and very attentive,...

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Amenities

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Stags Head Hotel
Stags Head Hotel
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Stags Head

Address: Church Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $104 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Stags Head 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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Kendal, United Kingdom

I was having my night out after work with my friends on 24th June when we decided to pop to Stags downstairs. The atmosphere was excellent, as ever, however this time something disturbing happened. I went to the bar downstairs on our arrival and wanted to order couple of drinks for my friends. As I approached the bar a petit, ponytailed black haired barmaid asked my what I was after. I said my order and then other of my friends joined as. I moved about 2 meters towards just to ask what did he want to drink which took me literally couple of seconds. When I turned back to the bar reaction of barmaid was at least shocking. She shouted at me never ever to leave the bar whilst ordering drinks. I tried to explain one more of my mates had just turned up, but then she interrupted me shouting even louder and pointing her finger straight to my face 'No, Listen! You have to stay here! ...etc...'. I've been frequent customer of Stags Heads for the last more than 10 years and nothing like that that had happened to me yet. Last week when we returned to the same bar with my other mate situation wasn't much better. We've been waiting on the bar to be serviced for about 20 minutes (!). People who came much after us were serviced whilst we were completely ignored. At this point big credit for not too tall barman with black short hair and beard. Only he turned up he serviced me instantly. Two other barmen turned out to be complete ignorant even thou I was trying to talk to them several times before the other, nice barman turned up. I'd like to ask a question if that is a usual routine of treating guests unpleasantly for some time? If yes, thank you for letting me know it, so me and my friends will choose other location for our following night out. Thank you.

8 months ago
London, United Kingdom

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“Bowness suit Is a lovely spacious room”
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“top of hotel to keep out of noise range from bar at weekends.”
 of 5 bubbles V3568TNchristines, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the second floor and although was at the front of the hotel was quiet”
 of 5 bubbles helenurry, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Location and friendly staff”
 of 5 bubbles sweets4sweets, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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