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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

First impressions of the place we had high hopes. Seemed friendly as we walked in, but things got worse from there. We were given the keys to the cottage and when we looked around we found lots wrong. The bathroom lock was broken and the toilet leaked although this was fixed half way through our stay. The double room was... More 

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Thank Suzanne L
Leicester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

the cottage room is average,luckily there was only 3 of us,it would be cramped with 5,only 4 seats in the small lounge,and no dining table,the full english breakfast was hot but no where near the best we have enjoyed,the 2nd breakfast was disappointing,we went down and there were no spare tables,which was bad enough,but we were also ignored for over... More 

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2 Thank ian j
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Spent last night here for a family birthday party in Kendal, location was perfect. The hotel was perfect, huge carpark, room was spotless and everything you could wish for in it, including two large bath robes, we were welcomed warmly on out arrival. The full English breakfast plus all the trimmings was superb. What a real bargain price for room,... More 

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1 Thank Chris b
Cheltenham
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

We were moving house and hoped to stay in Kirkby Lonsdale at approx £130 per night but as it was last minute the only place near Arnside we could book was the Crosskeys in Milnthorpe at £65 per night. We have had a pint there before but never anything more. We arrived tired and stressed with our move but were... More 

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1 Thank Judith3hodge
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely service, not just by staff, by locals in the bar too... As we used the entrance from the rear car park, local 'lads' directed us to where we needed to check in... Carrying one of our cases round too... Shown to our twin room with en-suite... Some may call the decor dated, I'd say in fitting with its surroundings...... More 

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3 Thank Lisa O
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

Staff were so accommodating as arriving late after a wedding, took cases the day before and and given a night key. No hassles very friendly and helpful. Wonderful breakfast and helped arrange taxis.Could not have been better. Many thanks.

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1 Thank Stephen I
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

We stayed at the Cross keys on route to a wedding We had heard of the hotel before but never visited. The hotel has ample parking and a good stopping point for visiting the area. The rooms are nice and compact but our room had a fantastic en suite. If we had one critisism it was a tad too warm... More 

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2 Thank Geoffrey65
Woking, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Stayed for two nights and enjoyed the visit. Food was good Traditional fare and excellent value and the bar was well populated with locals which is always a good sign. Room was comfortable but a little cramped. Breakfast was excellent.

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2 Thank Weywanderer
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

First of all I was anxious to stop here after some of the reviews on this site, but having stopped there for 5 nights, here's my honest review. The overall furnishings would benefit from a refurb, however the whole hotel is very very clean, everything in the rooms worked as it should. I had a twin room, the shower pressure... More 

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2 Thank tworiversuk
Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

stayed here for 5 nights, touring around the lakes each day, breakfast was good, rooms clean and tidy although the shower could be alittle more powerfull, at times the tv in the room kept loosing reception, the staff and manager were freindly and helpful, the bar meals were excellent, quick and tasty, would stay here again no problem, nice big... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel is surrounded by a wealth of history, Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, such as Leighton Moss, and a wide range of visitor attractions Milnthorpe has a long history - its busy Friday street market in the Square dates from 1334. The village's heyday was from the middle of the eighteenth to the middle of the nineteenth centuries when many of the buildings in the centre of the village (now a conservation area) were completed including the present Cross Keys Hotel. When the turnpike road between Kendal and Lancaster was constructed through the village nearly two hundred years ago Milnthorpe became an important staging post and the Cross Keys gained a fine reputation as a coaching inn with stabling for 36 horses ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cross Keys Hotel

Address: 1 Park Road, Milnthorpe LA7 7AD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Milnthorpe
Price Range: $102 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Cross Keys Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“All the rooms are of a decent size, room 6 has a four poster bed.”
 of 5 bubbles garyk421, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get one at the back and not above the bar”
 of 5 bubbles simonshearer, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some road noise at front of hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Judith3hodge, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had stairs to our room but no problem. Quiet room at back of hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles stepheni226, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The hotel is on a junction but traffic noise is minimal until about 7 am”
 of 5 bubbles Geoffrey65, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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