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Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had our afternoon tea here as a birthday occasion. There was a doorman opening the front door, which was rather nice, then we were led to the dining room where the afternoon tea was brought and very nice it was! Different teas and coffee offered and the cakes, biscuits etc were presented really nicely.The view overlooking the lake added...

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Oliver S, Manager at Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear notdoneroaming2016, thank you for your very kind words regarding your recent Afternoon Tea, we're happy to hear you enjoyed it. Kind regards, Oliver.

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

You'll have a relaxing stay here with brilliant staff, lovely rooms with amazing views from everywhere in the hotel. I can't wait to go back and do it all over again! I can definitely recommend afternoon tea.

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Oliver S, Manager at Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AlfonsoBialetti, we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to us, we will pass on your kind comments to our staff. We cannot take responsibility for our truly beautiful location, but it a source of great pleasure, and we feel very lucky. We look forward to welcoming you back to Sharrow Bay. Kind regards, Oliver.

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife had been after a night in the Shard, as we live only a few miles from there I wanted something different. Had always wanted a night here. The service and helpful staff made it a pleasure. The food was fantastic. The room was great but could do with a little maintenance, apart from that the night was a...

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Oliver S, Manager at Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Simon A, as someone who lived across the river from the Shard, I know you certainly couldn't have found something more different. We're happy to hear you enjoyed your visit and that we helped celebrate your wife's birthday; we look forward to welcoming you back! Kind regards, Oliver.

Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third visit to the Sharrow Bay and the best yet. We stayed once again in "Grace" which is a really lovely suite with a perfect bay window in the lounge looking at over the lake, such a relaxing place to sit and enjoy a cup of coffee.. It really is the smallest niggle but it was disappointing...

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Oliver S, Manager at Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Casablancan, thank you for your very posiitive review, we're happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to us again. We will pass your regards on to the Team, thank you. I apologise for the electrical issues, we will be undertaking structural work soon which will allow us to resolve those problems. We look forward to welcoming you back soon....

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went here for lunch on Monday. It will be a memory to hold on to for a longtime. Stunning views. We had a table for two in a tiny alcove off the main dining room with a view of the lake. Starter was chicken livers, then light as air steak and kidney pudding followed by their signature sticky toffee...

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Oliver S, Manager at Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear whiskyanne, thank you for your very kind comments, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your recent lunch with us - and hope we see you again soon. Kind regards, Oliver.

Leyland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went away for a few days in the Lakes and picked Sharron Bay as my wife had always wanted to stay. The location is stunning right by the edge of Ullswater, we were blessed with the full spectrum of weather, rain, sun, hail and snow, not to mention the wind. We had already contacted the hotel to book afternoon...

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Oliver S, Manager at Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ken698green, we are very happy to hear you enjoyed your recent visit to us - Ullswater obviously did her best to provide a full experience. We will pass your kind comments on to our staff, they care so much about the service they deliver that it is always lovely when it is appreciated. Hopefully we will be able to...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Sharrow Bay is amazing not only are the views superb but so is the food and staff. Came for afternoon tea and the all of the staff helped contribute to a fantastic afternoon, very polite and attentive. The food was fab and luckily was able to take what we didn't manage to eat home in a box. Would highly...

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Oliver S, Manager at Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Amy B, all mums deserve to be treated well, and we're happy we helped you celebrate Mother's Day! Thank you for your kind comments and recommendation. Kind regards, Oliver.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were subsidised members of a party of six staying for one night. The party had been upgraded to the garden rooms. We were very lucky to be assigned to Harmony, the nicest of these rooms, though the room above it, Grace, was almost as nice. The third room was not so good. The room was good...

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Oliver S, Manager at Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michael141035, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us, and appreciated our very special location. We would just like to note we do price very competitively when evaluated across comparative establishments. Kind regards, Oliver.

Harpenden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nicely balanced taster menu, with particular credit for the cannon of lamb, the cheesecake and the pea soup amuse bouche. Warm and friendly service and a nice pace throughout. Dining room has intimate nooks and crannies, giving privacy but still a connection with other diners. Thankfully the pompous couple who couldn't keep their spat to themselves were wisely stowed away...

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Oliver S, Manager at Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ebordingle, thank you for your kind comments, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to us. We will pass your review on to our staff, and hope we can welcome you back to Sharrow Bay again soon. Kind regards, Oliver.

Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We stayed at the Sharrow Bay last night and had a wonderful time. First things first - the rooms. We were in a Garden room as, on line, they looked as though they were fairly large with a nice seating area. Well, I underestimated! I will quickly run out of superlatives when describing this. The 'room' was actually split over...

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Oliver S, Manager at Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear SB2015SB, thank you for your very positive comments regarding your recent visit, we're happy to hear you had such a pleasurable stay - and look forward to welcoming you back to Sharrow Bay soon! Kind regards, Oliver.

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sharrow Bay is unique; the epitome of English country living in an unrivalled location surrounded by snow-topped mountains and fells, right on the shores of Lake Ullswater, widely regarded as the most beautiful lake in the country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel

Address: Howtown Road | Lake Ullswater, Pooley Bridge, Penrith CA10 2LZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Eden District > Penrith > Pooley Bridge
Price Range: $255 - $615 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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Sharrow Bay Country Hotel
Sharrow Bay Country Penrith
Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel Pooley Bridge, Penrith
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We stayed in the garden rooms found them great and quiet.”
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517simona, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We love "Grace", one of the more expensive rooms but a delight with beautiful views out over Ullswater and the Fells beyond.”
Casablancan, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Garden rooms Harmony and Grace, if you can afford it.”
Michael141035, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The garden rooms are huge with fabulous views.”
SB2015SB, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Main House, overlooking lake (eg Marian)”
Wistanswick_lad, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
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