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Chester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here overnight on a Victorian weekend sightseeing visit to Ulverston.It is situated practically adjacent to the railway station so we could jump on a train and visit Ulverston which is only three stops away. The room was comfortable and spotlessly clean and there was a supply of coffee,tea and biscuits etc. The lighting in the room was a little... More 

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Thank Jane R
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely spacious modern room and cleaned to a high standard....very friendly staff.....would def stay again. The bistro food was great and Our 4 year old daughter approved who is very fussy with food. Highly recommend.

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Thank Gemma S
Greater London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

in the annexe part of hotel on top floor..very clean room and nice bathroom, good size tv and great breakfast..wanted dinner but was full..would have been nice to have been told at check-in if dinner was required would need to book...overall a good experience and pleasant staff..lift is sooooo slow but in fairness there is an explanation notice in lift... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here for 1 night and had a lovely stay. The hotel is beautiful and in a good location. Our room was spacious and clean. We had breakfast the next morning which was also nice. Would recommend to stay here, staff were very welcoming and helpful. There are some bars and restaurants about a 5 minute... More 

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Thank joannec050
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic hotel with stunning room. Very helpful staff who are extremely friendly. The restaurant was fantastic, lovely meals. Recommend the cocktails in the cocktail bar. Breakfast was also superb, would recommend for families as we had our 15month with us.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff very helpful and well appointed and clean rooms. Good value for Barrow. Food tasty but not gourmet. Bathroom high spec. Can be noisy on the road side. Best hotel in Barrow centre. Just across the road from the station and walking distance to the dockyard (20 mins).

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Thank Paul T
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6 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked an executive room for myself and my partner as it was only about £20 each per night. It was worth it! I requested a bath for the room and got a beautiful large free standing bath as well as a huge walk in shower on the other side of the room. The bed was one of the best... More 

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Thank Shannon M
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked on the hotels web site and got the best price on the web. In addition I was offered either a £5 voucher to spend in their bar or a voucher for a bottle of their house wine to collect on my departure. I opted for the bottle of wine and gained loads of brownie points with my wife... More 

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Thank 156johnfisher
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous meal, customer service very good if you know the staff you are all right. Overly we had a fabulous time, will differentiate go back again, apart from they should put the tv of on the back of the bar x

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Thank Heather T
Heckmondwike, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Stayed in one of the executive suites for our wedding anniversary. The room was average, was expecting a bath as shown on the pics but got a walk in shower which was very disappointing. Had a meal in the restaurant nearly walked out before we ended up getting served, waiting far too long, got the steak meal....again average not worth... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Barrow's famous town centre hotel. Bought by Lancaster Brewery in 2006, the Duke has been completely reinvented and is now a luxury, town centre hotel with forty two en-suite rooms/suites, a stylish cask ale bar, resident's dining lounge and stunning cocktail/restaurant cellar bar. The hotel bedrooms include flat screen televisions, Egyptian cotton linen/towels, free wifi, over-sized beds, room service and contemporary bathrooms. The new Vaults Restaurant and Cocktail bar opened in 2014 and is a beautiful, modern venue developed from the Duke's own World War Two air raid shelter cellar. The Duke of Edinburgh Hotel is located in the heart of Barrow, 100 yards from the train station, a couple of minutes walk to the town centre, accessible for the Lake District by train or car and less than 5 miles from South Lakes Safari Zoo. ... more   less 

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Address: Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 5QR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Barrow-in-Furness
Price Range: $106 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Duke of Edinburgh Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 51
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“Executive Rooms are perfect and offer space.”
 of 5 bubbles T5867UTshannonm, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not main road side, which leaves none as its on the corner- take ear plugs haha.”
 of 5 bubbles LMitchell-Holt, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The back of Hotel seemed quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 888Alan888, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I was on the first floor ,executive double was huge”
 of 5 bubbles 163angies, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We were in a corner room very large and bright.”
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