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Skelmersdale, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Arrived as a family of 3 for a nights stay to be greeted by a rude man who showed us to our room. The room was ok but had a very unpleasant strong smell throughout duration of stay. There was no hot water at all throughout our entire stay but the worst was still to come. Upon awakening for breakfast...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

It was average for a hotel, there were good and bad points to the stay. The good: -was in a good location as central to Windermere and close walk to Bowness on Windermere, close to the station, with access to buses and trains to other places. -the rooms were small but cosy so perfect after a long day walking. -the...

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Thank Samantha C
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

we have visited the elleray a few times, it's always busy although the food was definitely worth the wait! Reasonable prices. Nice n cost , welcoming staff! Will be revisiting soon! Log burning fires! Kids where kept entertained by the free WiFi

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1Thank spilllane
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Didnt stay or eat here as we were staying in a cottage around the corner but it did become my local for our two weeks holiday. Whilst we didnt eat, the food I did see coming out looked lovely. Good selection of beer and friendly staff. We had live music one night which was great. With much variety in Windermere...

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Thank Dad_is_always_right
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2015

4 of us went, 2 had an ok meal but the other 2 were very disappointing. They came out of the kitchen looking to give a chicken curry and a chilly cheese burger to customers and after them circling the restaurant twice we realised that could have been our curry - but we didnt order a chilli cheese burger. We...

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1Thank Adam J
Cramlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Staying in Windermere dont eat at this place! It may have been a one off but the quality of the food put down in front of us was too say the least disgusting,you also paid as you do up front at the bar for it.I was going too complain but it was the start of a 3 night break and...

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2Thank handysteve
Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

Having had a long drive with a hungry slightly cranky 4 year old grand daughter and a older dog in tow we accidentally found the elleray. A little hidden gem. All the lunch food was home made at £5 a pop, and large helpings. Children got a meal and desert. When we walked in after first asking if it was...

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Thank angelene w
Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

We were spending the weekend around Windemere and wanted somewhere nice for a pub lunch. We researched pubs in the area and this came out fairly top. When we arrived the overall perception of the place didn't wow us but the food was outstanding and great value. It was £5 per person for food, the portions were large, the food...

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1Thank JeanieMag75
Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

Just came back from here after spending the weekend. On arrival we were told there were no parking permits available so would have to park in the bus station, they would pay for this, but not what you want to hear after a 3 hour drive. There are 3 rooms and a permit for each room, however us and the...

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2Thank teamhancock
liverpool uk
Reviewed 19 February 2015

This is our second visit to the Elleray and very very dissapointed. We took our grandson with us this time they told us it was a family room it was the same room we had last year and they just put a single bed in. The mattress on the double bed was disguisting when my husband pulled the sheet back...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about The Elleray

Address: 2-6 Cross Street, Windermere LA23 1AE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $105 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Elleray 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Stay clear”
 of 5 bubbles 59stem, 30 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Only drank here.”
 of 5 bubbles Dad_is_always_right, 1 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Only had a meal”
 of 5 bubbles adamj767, 8 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Do not stay in room 1 if you do check the mattress on the bed first”
 of 5 bubbles jimmynjune, 19 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Wi fi easily accessed in the downstairs area - not in our room (2) unsure about other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles jeanettem47, 23 Sep 2014 | Read review
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