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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have just got back from a lovely long weekend at the lodges. The lodge is in a really quiet part of the lakes right on bassenthwaite lake. We had a lodge that could sleep 6 people this consisted of a double bedroom and two twins. Everything you could need is included within the lodge. The owners were great and...

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St Helens, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my family came here every year for many years and Stayed in the same lodge. Each year even more amazed by the scenic views and the morning sunrise. Many hours were spent by the lake on your doorstep, simply taking it in. The place is animal friendly, our Labrador always accompanied us and loved splashing around in the...

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Hello there thank you once again for your lovely comments. All the staff at the Park work really hard to ensure you enjoy your stay so your review is very important to us all. I thank you greatly for your repeat custom it is very much appreciated. Hope you have the pleasure of welcoming you again sometime in the future...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I have just returned from a 3 night break here & we couldn't fault the place! The lodge we stayed in (the Hard Knott) was beautiful. It was my partner's birthday and the staff had decorated our lodge with banners and balloons and even left us a bottle of Prosecco and chocs which was a fabulous surprise!...

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your kind comments. It was our pleasure to be able to make your holiday with us just a bit special. I hope you will keep fond memories of your stay with us and might visit us again sometime in the future best wishes Chris

Crewe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had a lovely family weekend here. A warm greeting on arrival. Lodge was in lovely position and well equipped good sized rooms and the hot tub was well maintained and a highlight of the stay. We had small issues with cleanliness which I'm sure will be rectified

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. I greatly appreciate all feedback and your comments are important to us. I am only sorry that on this occasion we did not meet with your expectations. I only wish you had reported this to the office so we could have rectified this immediately for you. I hope...

Stroud, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We 4 have just returned from a 3 nite luxury break at the park,our lodge on arrival was so welcoming,and warm,and spotless,the staff also had put the lighting on which made it very homely,the beds were lovely and comfy,fresh white pillows and sheets,white towels too were bigger than the norm,the lodge had all u could ask for,pots n pans n...

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. It was nice to be able to have a chat with you. Thank you so much for putting your trust in us again for your next holiday. best wishes Chris

Dumfries, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Just got back from a Friday to Monday break I stayed at the lakeside lodges with hubby and our best friends, the lodge was exceptional, made good use of the hot tub and BBQ. The location is brilliant I even swam in the lake!, only thing missing was heat in the sun although the snow topped mountains were picturesque can't...

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. You did make me smile when you said you had been in the lake. Many moons ago I used to swim most mornings..at my age now I need it to be about 30 degrees ... hope to see you soon best wishes Chris

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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I went for 4 nights with my partner and dog, it truly was what the doctor ordered! I cannot express how much I loved the whole entire time we were there, even when the weather was foggy and cold. We were in the grasmere lodge and it lovely, all modern and has everything you could possible want already in there...

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Hi both and pooch thank you very much for your kind comments. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. I look forward to your company again in the not to distant future kind regards Chris

Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful location with great facilities in the cabin. Hot tub made the trip. Friendly staff always at hand with issues. Only issue was the distance to the nearest shop for food. Pubs close by and lots of walks to be done. Defo return

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Hello Samantha your review is much appreciated and so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. I hope to see you again in the not too distant future kind regards Chris

Durham
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This lodge was in a perfect location, the lodge itself was great however seems to have a bit trouble with damp in some of the rooms - also found a ladies thong under the hoover!!!! Yak. I had rang up direct to the lodges And explained that it was my honeymoon and requested a few extras which I offered to...

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and for bringing these matters to my attention I am so sorry that we didn't meet with your expectations especially at such an important time for you. I only wish that you had come into the office and had a word with me. we do try to make sure all our guests enjoy...

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Just stayed here for 3 nights on a last minute break after the xmas/new year period. What an amazing place, the location of the lodges is absolutely fabulous, right on the shore of Bassenthwaite lakes. It is so peaceful here, our dog Alfie loved it,a large field for him to run wild in, and the bonus of a large lake...

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CHRIS-BLLL, Manager at Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges, responded to this review

Hi thanks for your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Yes I agree that it was perfect for Alfie. we hope that it wont be too long before I can welcome you back kind regards Chris

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on the shores of the beautiful Bassenthwaite Lake in the heart of the Cumbrian Lake District this tranquil park of 45, 4 and 6 berth lodges is the perfect relaxing getaway. The park nestles at the foot of the dramatic Skiddaw mountain. You can enjoy breathtaking views, tranquil surroundings and wonderful walks during your stay. The park has a five star rating from the English Tourism Council and also David Bellamy Gold Award for conservation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges

Address: Scarness, Bassenthwaite CA12 4QZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bassenthwaite
Price Range: $138 - $403 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges 5*
Number of rooms: 56
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“We stayed in Lodge 75 (Ullswater) which had good views of the lake and mountains, situated on the edge of the park therefore quiet.”
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 of 5 bubbles sidsunflower, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a lake view, it's beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles JLY182, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not a hotel a three bed lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles raymondm326, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“the lodges near over looking lake with a hot tub are fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanP580, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“All the lodges are lovely”
 of 5 bubbles lou211067, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
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