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The Lodge in the Vale

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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
4 Star Hotel
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Special Rate: £60 (GBP)
Offers from The Lodge in the Vale
Special Rate: £60 (GBP)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very comfortable B&B. Well equipped, light and airy common spaces and room. stayed in a single which had a larger bed in it. This was fine once I got used to the limited space. The wifi was weak,but workable. But neither observation detracts from the...More

Thank archierob
Response from Jessica J, Manager at The Lodge in the ValeResponded 1 week ago

Hi archierob, Thank you for your kind words on our Lodge. The team here feel very proud of the property and like to keep it looking it's best. The single room is small but we thought people would appreciate a good size, comfortable bed more...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location with access to two great walks, extremely friendly staff who loved and made a fuss over our Cocker spaniel,nice to meet the chocolate lab that greeted us behind reception. The continental breakfast was great - lovely fruit compote, we even stripped down the...More

Thank Marc H
Response from Jessica J, Manager at The Lodge in the ValeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Marc H, Thank you so much for sharing your kind words on our Lodge. I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us, we all love dogs so it is no surprise the team made a fuss over your dog. It...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife & I spent 3 nights here and it is a wonderful place to stay. The staff are very friendly and helpful! Esp the ginger haired lass who booked taxi's and the restaurant for us. It was no bother at all and made it...More

Thank matthewjbrennan75
Response from Jessica J, Manager at The Lodge in the ValeResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi matthewjbrennan75, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on your stay with us. It is lovely to know you enjoyed your time here and that our breakfast satisfied you enough to explore The Lake District. The team are more than happy...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure how anyone can describe this hotel as dog friendly when you are given a list of rules on check in for the dogs ! Thankfully my dogs can't read so they weren't offended but I certainly was, also been told you can't take...More

1  Thank deborah m
Response from Jessica J, Manager at The Lodge in the ValeResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Deborah, It is nice to see you like to share your very strong opinion in more than one place. As I have already said to you via our facebook page, the letter is guidelines, so both guests with dogs and without dogs can enjoy...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent three nights here with our old cocker spaniel. Well situated and quiet with easy driving distance to Keswick and Ambleside. Clean with friendly staff who seem to like dogs as well as humans. Great breakfast. Didn’t feel missed a cooked option as there...More

1  Thank Stephanie H
Response from Jessica J, Manager at The Lodge in the ValeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Stephanie H, Thank you for taking some time to share your kind words on your stay with us. I am so happy to know you enjoyed your time here at The Lodge and that you and your dog felt welcome. It is also good...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$97 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$97 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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susan y
22 January 2017|
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Response from Susanlockyer | Reviewed this property |
You can walk over High fell and walk into Keswick that way.Need good walking map of the area or GPS.Much nicer walk than walking along the busy road and get the bus back.
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P_Pillay28
1 February 2016|
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Response from Jean M | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend three nights, but it depends on the time of year you go and how far you want to explore the Lake District. We've been going there for years, both in our caravan and in bed & breakfast accommodation, but we... More
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Karen H
21 December 2014|
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Response from Jessica J | Property representative |
Hi Karen The King's Head is 0.85 miles from the Lodge. It takes about 20 minutes to walk there. As other guests have mentioned, a torch is a good idea, there are no street lights. Please let me know if you have any further... More
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"if you need a more spacious room,eg have slight mobility issues, ask for one when you book."
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"The hotel itself is quite but is on a fairly busy road.There is noise from the passing traffic."
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"away from the road. You will need the windows open due to the heat"
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"Not all rooms upsairs have views (Skylight window)"
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