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The Borrowdale Hotel

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“prestige room”(49 reviews)
“wine tasting”(42 reviews)
“silver service”(42 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Another fantastic stay at the Borrowdale hotel, this trip was extra special as it also included our wedding day. We stayed for 8 nights in total at the beginning of February On arriving we were able to check in even though we were earlier than...More

Thank MorriAR
Response from George-GMBorrowdale, General Manager at The Borrowdale HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear MorriAR Let me first start this reply with a sincere congratulations as you embark on the beginning of your married life together. We are so pleased that you had such a fantastic time with us as well as a memorable day for your wedding....More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We’re currently sitting in the cosy bar area enjoying a nice glass of red.... life is good. Staff are spot on... Had a great laugh with George and Sara on reception chatting as we stay in all the Lake District hotels but hardly ever at...More

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Response from George-GMBorrowdale, General Manager at The Borrowdale HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Kez35 Thank you for taking time to write your review on Trip advisor and the kind 5 star rating you gave us. The lounges are so comfortable to allow you to sit with your glass of wine and let the hours roll past. I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed as a couple for one night on a Secret Escapes deal. The whole experience was great from start to finish. All the staff were friendly, welcoming and helpful. We had warm clotted cream scones in the lounge on arrival, just what we needed after...More

Thank CaptainSlog0312
Response from George-GMBorrowdale, General Manager at The Borrowdale HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear CaptainSlog0312 Thank you for your lovely review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your birthday meal with us. I will pass on your comments to my team as they love to read-the feedback. I do hope you choose to visit us again in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed as a couple, the hotel is classic style but adds to its charm, place was clean, lovely lounge bar area, fires were roaring all weekend which made the place very cosy. Staff and service was faultless. Definitely eat in the restaurant, there is...More

Thank Michael B
Response from George-GMBorrowdale, General Manager at The Borrowdale HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Michael B Thank you for your very kind review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us. We are pleased you found the staff, hotel and the hotel grounds lovely. I will pass on your lovely comments to all my staff and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed start of Feb 18 for a friend's wedding. A fantastic hotel in a beautiful place. Great staff and fantastic food and facilities. Stayed in a room 7 (double) which was brilliant, very spacious, comfy bed and Great relaxing room with bath and shower. Very...More

Thank cy d
Response from George-GMBorrowdale, General Manager at The Borrowdale HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear cy d Thank you for taking time to write such a wonderful review on this site. We are delighted you enjoyed your friends wedding with us. I have to say it was a fantastic atmosphere but that comes down to yourself and the other...More

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Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Restaurant
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Price range
US$178 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$178 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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catkaty1971
2 January 2018|
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Response from Penjn | Reviewed this property |
sorry for delay. It is probably about a 10 minute drive to the Seathwaite start of the climb up.
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Ossie_8
7 November 2017|
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Response from susan j | Reviewed this property |
Hello sorry for the late reply. Dinner is from 6.30 you can book at reception which time you prefer.
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bevandvaughan
4 November 2016|
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Response from Tabitha H | Reviewed this property |
100% dog friendly
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