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The Howbeck

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  • Excellent77%
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We recently stayed at The Howbeck celebrating out wedding anniversary. Upon arriving we were greeted by a caring and helpful member of staff who took us to our room, which to our surprise, our friend had contacted the hotel prior to our arrival to arrange...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Having stayed here several times over the last few years and enjoyed we have again returned, it's like coming home and always familiar faces happy to see you and make your stay perfect, a big shout out to Aga, Dani and the team who are...More

Thank Graham J
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I recently booked a two night stay at The Howbeck for our 20th Wedding Anniversary. It hadn't been recommended but it looked lovely online so I decided to give it a try as we wanted something a bit different from the usual hotel chains we...More

Thank sbP7429UH
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

What a delightful property! Located right near the market square and a leisurely walk to the lake, its warm, really comfortable and literally a home away from home... the staff is really friendly and helpful and always smiling, the rooms are fantastic as are the...More

Thank ravi3002
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I have never had to do this but I feel it needs to be out there. Looking at all the reviews I have no doubt this place must be worth going to. Unfortunately recent events have left a sour taste in me and I haven’t...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Breakfast included
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US$146 - US$234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sneha S
14 September 2017|
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Response from Adsolly | Reviewed this property |
Such lovely place. Its the second time we have stayed there in the Retreat. I must say that the Retreat (large room at the rear of the hotel) is looking a little dated especially in the bathroom / spa area. However don't let... More
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ghow172
31 May 2017|
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Response from Ian H | Reviewed this property |
No, there's a fridge in a room which has an honesty box to cover the cost of drinks. Need to be clear that this not a hotel despite the impression given it is a bed and breakfast, there is no bar and no meals other than... More
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"Previously stayed in Mickeledon which was a good room"
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"Would not stay here"
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"The retreat room is not worth the price they charge."
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"Luxury rooms are all good, Greenburn mini suite our favourite"
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