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25 Nov.26 Nov.
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Hillthwaite strives to offer all it's guests the very best in Lake District hospitality, run by a dedicated and long standing team you can be assured of a friendly and pleasant stay. We are the ideal accommodation for all types of breaks; including short romantic getaways or as a base camp for longer walking holidays in the beautiful National Park we are situated in. Impeccable service and comfort will be found throughout, with delicious food sourced from local produce with friendly and attentive staff. The many guests that return to us time after time speaks for itself as Please note that the leisure facilities will be closed from the 1st November 2018 for structural changes and a re-open date is yet to be confirmed.
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Grade: 79 out of 100
146Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
22Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Spent just one night here. The room was beautiful as was the bathroom. Cream scone, dinner and breakfast were delicious. Every member of staff we met was exceptional. The views are stunning. My only criticism was the hammering near our room (29) which spoiled my...More

1  Thank GillianS154
Response from Edward M, Manager at HillthwaiteResponded yesterday

Dear Gillian. Many thanks for taking the time to share your review regarding your recent stay with us at Hillthwaite. I am delighted to read you enjoyed your visit and all the aspects from food to service met your expectations. We are certainly lucky having...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2018

The hotel is very comfortable. The service and food is excellent. It is exactly 0.9 miles from Windermere and the same from Bo'ness and on the steep side of a hill, so walking involves quite a lot of 'up'.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My two girlfriends and I enjoyed an overnight stay here. We had been forewarned that the spa facilities were unavailable but this did not stop us from enjoying a luxurious, indulgent stay. Everything was perfect from our lovely scented entrance, our cream tea with warm...More

Thank Julie P
Response from Edward M, Manager at HillthwaiteResponded yesterday

Hi Julie, thank you for posting your five star review, and for your recommendation to other readers. We are all really happy to hear the three of you enjoyed your stay and had such a good time - despite the grim weather. It sounds like...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this hotel as a surprise for my partners 30th birthday . It was a perfect choice , the service, staff and location were excellent . We ate dinner both nights and breakfast both mornings and all food was fantastic! We had a cosy...More

2  Thank Lauren D
Response from Edward M, Manager at HillthwaiteResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you Lauren for taking the time to post your lovely review, we are very pleased to read you had such a fantastic stay and will ensure all your comments are passed on to the team. We look forward to having the opportunity to welcome you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed 2 nights (2 adults and 2 teenage rs) over half-term and had a very relaxing, pleasant stay at Hillthwaite. The staff were very friendly, welcoming and helpful but in the main appeared to be young, keen and learning - which was fine for...More

Thank Mike H
Response from Edward M, Manager at HillthwaiteResponded yesterday

Hi Mike. Many thanks for taking the time out of your day to post your trip advisor review relating to your recent stay at Hillthwaite. I am very happy to read you and your family enjoyed your stay over half term and that Hillthwaite provided...More

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Hayley W
28 August 2018|
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Response from Mike M | Reviewed this property |
Its casual
Kiran S
27 August 2018|
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Response from Angela G | Reviewed this property |
You can use the swimming pool and sauna as a guest at the hotel. It’s not one of those big hotels with a huge spa so I doubt that they would do spa packages. It’s just a really nice small hotel with lovely food and great... More
Kiran S
27 August 2018|
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Hi, we didn't pay any extra to use them. I believe they are free for all guests. I looked at the hotel on a few different websites and there was no mention of a charge. We were also told by reception we could use the pool... More
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"All rooms especially ones with views"
8 Oct. 2018
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USD 124 - USD 265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
hillthwaite hotel windermerehillthwaite house hotel
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictWindermere
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