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Stayed along with my father and 2 dogs in one of the cottages. Exquisite location and a lovely building, with old fashioned service, but in a good way. food was delicious and, unusually for modern times served in one sitting. But I would advise you...More
Called there after arriving on steamer from Glenridding. Greeted by an extremely rude owner of the Howtown hotel. Obviously didn't want our custom! Words fail me! His is the only place to purchase refreshments when you disembark at Howtown. My advise do The! Stay on...More
A step back in time! Wonderful experience and looking forward to returning again very soon. Super hospitality, wonderful traditional menu cooked perfectly. I appreciated all the little quirks, such as a gong call for dinner, but recognise they might not be to everyone's liking. No...More
we booked for 15 people after out monthly walk we had to be back at a certain time for the convienence of the hotel. we were directed to a sitting room which was a bit squashed for us all and the waiters brought in our...More
To use words to describe our stay at Howton is never going to signify the magnificence of the holiday we enjoyed. We had the very best holiday [taking everything that includes into account], we have ever had. Why? Because of - the owner [David B],...More
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we only called in for tea after our group walk. I would think it would be music free as it is a lovely old worlde hotel. It used to have music in the bar long long ago where they would sing all the hunting songs but I have... More
we only called in for tea after our group walk. I would think it would be music free as it is a lovely old worlde hotel. It used to have music in the bar long long ago where they would sing all the hunting songs but I have never heard of it happening now. My friend went on a sunday night for a meal where it is a old fashioned salad and all the staff are in old fashioned costume.
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"Fixed price for D.B.B all rooms comfortable with copious amounts of hot water"