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The Glen Guest House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This one property made our Lake District experience something out of a fairy-tale world. Bill and Pauline are the best hosts you could ever ask for. Their warm hospitality was what made the whole thing click together. The rooms are well decorated and we were provided with all essentials, from coffee and hot chocolate sachets to eye makeup pad removers...

Thank Mehul B
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for two nights and enjoyed every minute. Pauline and Bill were very gracious hosts and couldn't be more helpful. The room was large and clean, the bed also big and comfortable and the breakfasts were excellent. There is a pub within a shirt walking distance from here and serve good meals also. Free wi-fi...

Thank Paul A
Roeselare, Belgium
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our third night in UK, Kendal is one of our route in the Cumbria. The location of Glen Guesthouse is just a short drive to Kendal center, an ideal place to stay for people with car. We choose this house as they provide free parking for guest. Both owners are super friendly and welcoming, they also communicates via email a...

Thank ShavyB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This guest house is lovely. Everything to make your stay comfortable. Our suite was lovely, the bed comfy and towels changed daily. Breakfast was very good, cooked to order and very generous. There is a wonderful dog walk on the doorstep and a good pub just up the road for your evening meal. Highly recommended.

Thank BlackcatsEngland
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived at The Glen Guest house after a long drive from Berkshire to such lovely hosts Pauline and Bill. Our room was beautifully decorated and the bathroom was so relaxing after a long day of walks. We stayed two nights so we had the pleasure of having the fresh cooked and locally sourced breakfast. My fiancé and I have...

Thank Clare C
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We only stayed for one night but wished we could have stayed longer. The room was clean and comfortable, the hospitality was wonderful and the breakfast was delicious. Easy walk to the fantastic local pub and the Helm. Definitely recommended.

Thank Brisbears
Prestatyn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017

If you want to stay somewhere that has it all The Glen is the place. I stayed here with my dog, we had some great walks just on the doorstep with fantastic panoramic views, he loved the dog treats left in our room. Pauline and Bill were so helpful and welcoming, everything was thought of, room was beautiful and very...

Thank magslilley
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My wife and I came for 3 nights with our French bulldog, travelling up from London by train to Oxenholme train station, literally 5 minutes away down the hill. We enjoyed every minute of our stay! Bill and Pauline Connell took care of every detail. Our family-size room had an inspiring view of the Helm hilltop above us. Everything we...

Thank David O
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2016

just stayed for a few days at the Glen everything was 100% so many little touches that a lot of b/b, hotels and guest houses don,t do ,too many to mention ,have been in lots of b/bs etc .but this needs to be visited to be appreiciated,will be back again.

Thank CARMAN1949
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely superb!!!Beautiful spacious room...sitting area...bathroom with jacuzzi. ..four poster bed...Pauline was soooo lovely..nothing too much trouble. I've never stayed anywhere that paid so much attention to even the tinest detail. Breakfast 5 star..loved every minute of our stay.

Thank violet emma C C

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Glen is a family concern with an excellent reputation for friendly service and large freshly cooked breakfasts using local produce. It is situated on the outskirts of Kendal, in a quiet location in its own grounds under "The Helm" (local walk and view point of Kendal, the Lake District Mountains and Morecambe Bay), but within a 200 metres of country Inn and restaurant. All rooms are en suite, with most having bath and shower. For that special occasion we have, our Luxury suite with en suite Bathroom with shower and a double room with large en suite bathroom with Double Bath and separate walk-in shower. We have a large family/twin room with view of 'The Helm' plus a large ground floor suite with king size bed. All rooms have freeview TV with DVD. Outside, relax on our patio before taking an evening walk on 'The Helm' to watch the sunset over the Lakeland Mountains, then a drink or meal in our local Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Glen Guest House

Address: Oxenholme, Kendal LA9 7RF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Kendal
Price Range: $137 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Glen Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“The family room we stayed in had a great view of the Helm hilltop above us.”
Z7557EEdavido, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all are very good”
CARMAN1949, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Although the room was small, I would stay there again”
I4142ZCjanep, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 is good at rear”
Bryck, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose the room with a Jacuzzi bath if you prefer that to showers.”
BinksyNr_York_UK, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
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