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Macdonald Leeming House, Ullswater

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Penrith, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2015

From arrival to departure this hotel is special boasting a lovely ambience together with friendly staff and absolutely wonderful food. The views from the hotel ,even in torrential rain, are amazing. Time well spent.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2015

We have stayed at Leeming House four times in 12 months and have enjoyed every visit. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful and the hotel itself is very warm and inviting. The beds and rooms are very comfortable and the location is ideal if you are looking for an escape from the hustle and bustle. The staff who consistently...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

The location and grounds of this hotel are phenomenal. It was a quiet Sunday afternoon / evening when we arrived, there wasn't a soul around and we had lunch on the terrace admiring the most beautiful view and sunset onto the hills. The food was nice but expensive. We were disappointed in our room, which had the worst view of...

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Upgraded room via Booking.com got the feeling the receptionist wasn't too impressed as she offered two guests a free scone and tea as they arrived we were not offered the same husband had to go and ask for a token. The room No27 we started off in was on ground floor looking onto car park and people passing by looked...

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Tring
Reviewed 4 November 2015

My wife and I decided to have a good dinner in a nice hotel and picked Leeming House. The hotel was very comfortable, and the food and service were very good. The cost for the dinner, bed and breakfast package was about the same as we'd paid for a room only in a standard chain hotel in London the night...

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2015

A wonderful spot to break the long journey to Scotland and be bathed in peace and old world elegance. A hotel that is all charm and old world character with wonderful views over the lake and grounds to enjoy it.

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Lancashire
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

My wife and I had a weekend stay here recently and have stayed here a few times now over the past 5 years. Service, food, rooms, location are second to none and we have never had a bad stay here. Thank you for a fantastic stay once more. Kenny & Tina

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Hertford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2015

From the moment we entered, we were impressed by the staff, the hotel décor, and the ambience of relaxation and quality. Our room was excellent, the food very good and, of course, the location was stunning.

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel for two nights. The service was impeccable, I can not fault a single thing. The resteraunt had a limited vegetarian option, however, on the second night we were humbled to find the staff had spoken to the chef to provide extra options. I cannot applaud them enough for this. This kind of service is what...

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Richmond, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Stayed here for 5 nights with my husband. Beautiful room, clean, very comfortable and well equipped. Serviced twice daily (every morning - full service / every evening - turn down service, replenished toiletries and clean towels etc. if necessary) wth efficiency. Breakfasts were very good indeed, and measured very highly against many other hotels we have previously stayed in. Staff...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Macdonald Leeming House is one of the finest 4-star Lake District hotels offering luxury and comfort in beautiful surroundings. Set in 22 acres of beautiful grand gardens in the countryside of Cumbria, our 200 year old country house hotel offers breathtaking scenery and fine facilities. With direct access to the shores of Ullswater and a private fishing licence, this hotel is a popular choice for family holidays, business and weddings. Macdonald Hotels' Lake District location in Ullswater offers the perfect retreat whether you're on a romantic break away, a business trip or exploring the surrounding countryside. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Macdonald Leeming House, Ullswater

Address: Ullswater nr Penrith, Watermillock CA11 0JJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Watermillock
Price Range: $186 - $447 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Leeming House, Ullswater 4*
Number of rooms: 42
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Macdonald Leeming House, Ullswater Hotel Penrith
Macdonald Leeming Hotel Ullswater
Macdonald Leeming Penrith
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