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The Furness Railway Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“busy pub”(11 reviews)
“biscuits”(24 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
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All reviewswetherspoons hotelbusy pubbiscuitsseparate entrancebottled waterlake districtpublic car parkgreat hotelrecommend this hotelsunday nightair conditioningrooms are spaciouslarge showerreception staffcentral locationexcellent value for moneywalk in shower
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stayed here for a night and what a great hotel, we stayed the night England won their football match but couldn't hear any noise from the bar. the room was really big and the bed was so comfortable, bathroom was a good size and it...More

Thank susan-and-mark-A
Response from David H, Night Shift Leader at The Furness Railway HotelResponded yesterday

Hello Susan and Mark, Thank you very much for your excellent review, we are delighted to hear that you had a great stay with us and look forward to seeing you again on your next visit. Kind regards

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couldn’t have booked a better place to stay. The family room was really big and had everything you needed. All the staff were happy and friendly. I’ve only taken one star off as I think the carpets could do with a deep clean. Having a...More

Thank emjar1984
Response from David H, Night Shift Leader at The Furness Railway HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello Emjar, Thank you for your review, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us and hope to see you again. Kind regards

Reviewed 1 week ago

The room sizes are amazing with a super kingsize comfortable beds with feather pillows. unfortunately this stay was not as successful as my previous stays. On a 2 night stay I hurt my toe and bled a little on the sheets and duvet cover on...More

Thank Lisa S
Response from David H, Night Shift Leader at The Furness Railway HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello Lisa, Thank you for your review, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We will look into the issues that you have raised and rectify asap. With regards to the car park, I would advise that if you put...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a night and I must say for the money it’s very good value. The room is massive and the food downstairs in the Wetherspoon was lovely. Only niggle and it’s personal preference the bed was very hard

Thank tracy2205
Response from David H, Night Shift Leader at The Furness Railway HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Tracy, Thank you for your review, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that the matrasses being firmer that you are used to doesn't put you off returning in the future, Kind regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous room, clean and well presented. The walk-in shower was an added bonus and the large fluffy towels were fabulous. The room was excellent value for money and the reception staff were so welcoming and helpful. We have stayed in several Wetherspoons hotels and this...More

Thank Wendy E
Response from David H, Night Shift Leader at The Furness Railway HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Wendy, Thank you very much for your 5* review of our hotel. We are happy to hear that you were impressed with your stay and hope to see you again on your next visit to Barrow. Kind regards

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$50 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$50 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (72)
Room & Suite (17)
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carole h
June 25, 2018|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
There's a car park round the back free after 3pm
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ruggeddave
March 11, 2018|
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Response from David H | Property representative |
Hello Ruggeddave, We charge room only in the hotel, however there is a Wetherspoon public house attached to the hotel which serves a varied and reasonably priced breakfast menu from 7am through to noon 7 days a week. I hope... More
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Paul S
January 26, 2018|
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Response from georgew1959 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry I missed your question, been away. There is parking behind it in a Public Car Park, free between 3pm and 8am.
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Room Tips
"we stayed in 337 and found it to be large and airy, full of light."
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"room 102 great room for us ground floor"
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"choose a room far from the lifts as noise could be heard from late night revellers"
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"We've stayed here twice and both rooms have been excellent. Do not be put off by the rooms being over a..."
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