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Riverside Hotel

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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 2 nights at the Riverside Hotel, the room we had (111) was quite spacious, well furnished and clean, very clean. It did overlook the road however and if we return (which we probably will) I would ask for a river view room. We...More

1  Thank LibellulaLinda
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 1 week ago

Lovely review thank you! Delighted to have your 5 star rating and wonderful comments about your stay. We love that you say you will visit again and if a river view is what you are after we have plenty of rooms that feature this! Hope...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely welcome at check in and delighted with the room which had a double and single bed and right on the river's edge. Dinner (3 courses) and buffet breakfast was delicious. Generally when you request gluten free bread it creates an issue but not here...More

Thank Paula R
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your stay and taking the time to write your nice review. We're pleased you had a nice time and appreciate all of your comments about what you enjoyed and areas we can improve. We take great pride in our food and want...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night, a Friday to a Saturday. - Location: Nice and practical - next to the beautiful river and a 5 min walk into the town. - Rooms: They were okay, and had all we needed for a one night stay....More

1  Thank malmo91
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review and stay. We're pleased you had a nice time, although we are terribly sorry for feeling confronted by our restaurant manager. Having spoken to him, he is mortified that you thought this and apologise profusely as it was certainly not his...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where to start? Probably with the positives. A good location with excellent views of the river and easy walking distance of the shops in the town center. Rooms were as you would expect, modern and with usual tea/coffee facilities. Room furniture a little dated but...More

Thank Ian S S
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review and comments. We always appreciate feedback and apologise that there were a few negatives to your stay, never what we want of course. Thanks for your lovely comments about our staff and tasty food. We work hard to keep the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my husband and i went just for the weekend. Our room was lovely looking out over the river. The breakfast was excellent. We decided that we would just eat in the bar and the food was really good avery high standard. And priced very reasonable.More

Thank Brenda O
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Always a delight to read a nice review, particularly of the 5 star variety! Thanks so much for visiting and taking the time to post it. We are so pleased you had such a nice stay and enjoyed your accommodation and delicious food! Hope to...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
USD 117 - USD 202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kendal
#5 Business Hotel in Kendal
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
USD 117 - USD 202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kendal
#5 Business Hotel in Kendal
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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needsholiday
5 February 2018|
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Response from The_ManagerSLH | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your message. Barry has given a great answer. To add a bit more, we don't offer beauty treatments but as Barry also said, some good places right nearby in Kendal do. Hope that helps!
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meenbanad
15 November 2017|
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Response from The_ManagerSLH | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your question. The height restriction for the car park is 2 metres. Hope that helps and to welcome you soon!
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toko_1965
15 September 2017|
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Response from The_ManagerSLH | Property representative |
Hello, we are pet friendly! We do charge £10 per dog per night, but they are welcome to join you!
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"Go for a higher floor at the far end of the hotel for a peaceful stay"
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"Ask for a river view room"
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"There is a lift and most rooms have a river view."
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"The Kendal Castle Suite is lovely"
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