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Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel, room and food I could not fault just the temperature in the hotel was too hot.Breakfast was very good! The bathroom was very nice other than the grout on the tilled floor was in need of a good scrub in patches. Having said that I would stay there again.

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darlington
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at this hotel and was very impressed as the staff were lovely, the food was also good as was the service and the room was also very modern and clean. It was obvious the place was popular as it was busy.I would go back there again but would alert anyone going to stay that it would be advisable...

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scotland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for business in area, got a good rate had deluxe room it was lovely, very nice roll top bath, very comfortable. This is an old building bug they do have a lift. Tad staff were lovely. Parking is not on site but across the road and you get a slip for free parking once you check in. Tesco...

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Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very classy hotel.. room was beautiful and very spacious. Breakfast was brilliant and there was plenty of choice. Staff were friendly and it is also located close enough to the centre but not too close.

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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped at the duke just for 1 night room was really clean and bed was comfy. We booked a table for 5:30 happy hr is 5 till 6 20% off good food was excellent and well presented 10/10 staff was really friendly and helpful

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

My partner and I spent one night at this hotel. Overall it was a pleasant stay, the hotel was clean, friendly and welcoming. We booked through booking.com and on there it said they took card details to 'reverse' the room however when we arrived I was informed that the money had already been taken from the account which was a...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Stayed at the hotel for the weekend to celebrate our anniversary. Upon arrival all the staff were really friendly, and attentive. We had a great room, and our deal included breakfast. We ate in the restaurant on the Saturday evening, and it was a thoroughly enjoyable evening. Breakfasts were also good with plenty of choice. A nice relaxing bar area,...

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Newmains
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the duke of Edinburgh hotel on Saturday 11th feb check out on the Sunday. The hotel was great, reception staff nice and friendly, own private car park across the road. Our room number 16 on ground floor was split into two. They had used all the space to give what holiday maker needs. Queen...

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Reviewed 12 February 2017

Stayed here for 1 night, nice looking place from the minute you walk in, reception friendly and as our room was ready at 1.30 we were given the keys to drop off our bags. Hotel is great, rooms where really nice and clean and bathroom was really nice. We did eat here which we would recommend as food was fantastic,...

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Reviewed 6 February 2017

When we first booked in everything seemed okay, got up to the room and found short curly hairs in the bath. At first I was okay with this as things can be missed, I would of just washed them down the plug hole. But on later inspection found them in the bed and under pillows so the bed had clearly...

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LancasterBrewery, Owner at The Duke of Edinburgh Hotel, responded to this review

Well this is a disappointing review and, I think, a little unfair. We moved you to a new room as soon as you pointed our the problem in your first bedroom. We have exceptionally high housekeeping standards and we acknowledged the first room was not good enough and rectified that immediately. Obviously all the bed linen was new and had...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Barrow's famous town centre hotel. Bought by Lancaster Brewery in 2006, the Duke has been completely reinvented and is now a luxury, town centre hotel with forty two en-suite rooms/suites, a stylish cask ale bar, resident's dining lounge and stunning cocktail/restaurant cellar bar. The hotel bedrooms include flat screen televisions, Egyptian cotton linen/towels, free wifi, over-sized beds, room service and contemporary bathrooms. The new Vaults Restaurant and Cocktail bar opened in 2014 and is a beautiful, modern venue developed from the Duke's own World War Two air raid shelter cellar. The Duke of Edinburgh Hotel is located in the heart of Barrow, 100 yards from the train station, a couple of minutes walk to the town centre, accessible for the Lake District by train or car and less than 5 miles from South Lakes Safari Zoo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Duke of Edinburgh Hotel

Address: Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 5QR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Barrow-in-Furness
Price Range: $97 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Duke of Edinburgh Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 51
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