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The Chetwynde Hotel

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A hidden treasure on the Furness Peninsula. I highly recommend The Chetwynde for the lovely, period decor and great service - all the staff we spoke to were so cheerful, friendly and helpful I think we met 3 generations of the owner's family and they were all equally gifted at being both friendly and professional. The rooms are spotless and... More 

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Thank Helen K
1 review
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Nice hotel with a very warm welcome from all the staff. There are 2 parts to the hotel, the original building and a more modern annex. Both where well looked after and the room in the new bit was excellent.

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Thank David T
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We recently had our wedding here and it was brilliant, the staff were fantastic and a massive help with everything, the food was great, lovely place and everyone at the wedding commented on how good it was and how much they enjoyed themselves

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Thank Scott L
Manchester
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed two nights for work and it was a really lovely stay. Staff very friendly and hospitable. Rooms are big with comfy beds and everything you need (including biscuits which not all hotels provide anymore so top marks there!). Books on shelves in the hallway and daily newspapers downstairs. Food was delicious and reasonably priced. Try the salmon or curry.... More 

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Thank MissAReview1
1 review
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Annex superior double: Lovely spacious room, good facilities, clean, comfortable, great sleep. We were staying when there was a wedding on, the restaurant was shut to other guests but we booked in to restaurant down the road and walked 10 mins to it. Breakfast served as normal could have been a slightly bigger full english but otherwise all good

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Thank ELilleby
Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Car park was full on arrival. Then went to room to find ten flies in the room after killing them we went out to see family. When we got back we found another four flies flying around in the room. We tried to close the curtain to find that because the window was shaped in a triangle the curtain did... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I can't speak highly enough of this little hotel/ B and B in Barrow-in-Furness. It was the perfect base for our visit. It was comfortable, quiet, elegant, under-stated, exquisitely furnished with good antiques, and extremely personal. Amelia, who was I think the manager while we were there,was genuine, lovely, and helpful. The food was beautiful - top quality local ingredients,... More 

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here after another hotel badly let us down. Our party was made up of my husband and I, my mother-in-law and our 7-month old baby. We were going to a party and my mother-in-law had kindly offered to travel with us to look after our young baby nearby. We wanted a friendly and comfortable hotel where my husband's... More 

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

We were most impressed with the level of service - the manager was especially helpful. We have stayed in hotels worldwide and the care given to our party here was the best we have ever experienced. Any problems were dealt with promptly, pleasantly and efficiently. The hotel is clean, and homely, as well as in a convenient, quiet location.

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London, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

We are just back from bank holiday weekend in lake district and stayed in this hotel for two nights. We had a rather comfortable stay but there are some areas where I think the management should pay more attention. Pros- Lovely clean hotel, spacious rooms provided with everything one needs during the stay. Clean towels, lines, comfortable bed, tea and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are an elegant,traditional, family run hotel. Built in 1897 we have retained the Victorian character of the hotel, and the hotel is peppered with interesting antiques and curios alongside modern facilities such as free wifi broadband access and i-pod docking stations and DVD players in our Superior Rooms. We are a welcoming hotel, ideal for families wanting a stay away from the town centre,and we beleive in valuing traditional service and the elegance of a bygone era, while offering the best in modern features. Our restaurant is open Monday to Saturday and offers meals from £8.95 - including dishes such as local herdwick lamb and fell bred steak. Parking is on site, private and free of charge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Chetwynde Hotel

Address: Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness LA13 9JS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Barrow-in-Furness
Price Range: $92 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Annex rooms are quiet, comfortable and spacious”
 of 5 bubbles ELilleby, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The annex, where we stayed, is the newest part of the hotel, and our room was very pleasant.”
 of 5 bubbles 182joyb, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The annex is a newer addition to the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles KateHercek, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you like bright modern surroundings, choose a superior room in the annexe, which is to the rear of the main hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles happybunnyLancs, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“ask for the annex ......”
 of 5 bubbles gw1649, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
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