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Riverside Hotel

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  • Excellent35%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
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This was our second visit to the Riverside Hotel along with our 12 year old son and two small dogs. We love the Riverside and was not disappointed on our return visit, overall staff friendly, just the odd one or two 'younger' staff who seemed...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Just had a wonderful 3 days at the Riverside. A well located hotel just over the bridge to the town centre. Good service by all staff, rooms were very clean and spacious overlooking the river , the breakfast was tasty and it was nice to...More

5  Thank needsholiday
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 16 February 2018

Thanks very much for your visit and wonderful review. We love 5 star ratings and it helps us to no end so thanks for that too! All of the staff and chef too appreciate your comments about their hard work and service. With a future...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a one night, stopover stay at the Riverside. The welcome was good, the room was pleasant and clean and it was conveniently placed in the hotel considering we had a dog with us. Car parking was also good - undercover and near the...More

Thank Peter L
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 6 days ago

Thanks very much for your review. You've given us some great feedback as well regarding how we can improve our dog-friendliness in regards to breakfast and allocating larger rooms for those with larger dogs. Staff normally do help when dog owners eat breakfast in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Kendal is a lovely town with access to amazing countryside , the gateway to the Lakes and all that . This hotel is positioned right on the river , in the centre of town but doesnt capitalise on its position . Whilst the rooms are...More

Thank w h
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 6 days ago

Many thanks for your review. We have worked hard over the years to keep the hotel updated, including the menu. The bar menu, in particular, caters to a variety of diets and we are always looking to improve in this matter. Thanks for the comments!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a one night stay at the Riverside Hotel and thoroughly enjoyed it. The hotel is a two minute walk from the town centre, has a car park and a swimming pool. The room was large and well maintained, with a view of the river,...More

Thank ANGELA S
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for stopping over for a night and for your lovely, 5 star review. We couldn't be happier to read all of your comments about your stay with us, particularly those about our hard working staff. Always nice for them to get a bit...More

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The Riverside Hotel is situated on the banks of the River Kent in Kendal only a short walk from the famous Lake District market town centre. The hotel is conveniently situated for all the Lake District ...More attractions and is only a ten- minute drive from Lake Windermere.The hotel has 56 en-suite bedrooms plus two suites one of which has a four poster bed. All the bedrooms have river view and include hospitality tray, freeview television, free wifi, direct dial telephone, hairdryer and ironing facilities. Free parking is available to residents. Less
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Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Beachfront
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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