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A return to our favourite haunt in the Lakes for a climbing and leisure session before Christmas. The weather was slightly indifferent to say the least for our climb up Ullock Pike and Skiddaw, but it was great to come back to the hospitality and...More
We stayed a couple nights in the Retreat. It was excellent. Very relaxing with very friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast was served each morning in the suite (remember to hand your choices in to the reception the day before). The location is also excellent being...More
We had a wonderful stay at the Howbeck. We stayed in the Meregill suite. The fourposter bed the petals, wine and chocolates waiting for us on arrival were lovely. The reception was very friendly and helpful. The Bathroom was fantastic with a spar bath and...More
A very enjoyable stay. We received a warm, friendly welcome from the very pleasant staff. The well appointed room was quiet and cosy, with additional fun romantic details, overlooking the car park. We enjoyed a peaceful night's sleep in a comfortable fourposter bed and woke...More
Polite, friendly, unobtrusive and very well trained staff. This hotel is ideal for that special stay in the Lake district, it has just 10 bedrooms and a self catering apartment called The Retreat. The rooms were tastefully decorated in the modern style and the super...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$143 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Official Star Rating provided by the AA.
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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
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 this put you off. I cant comment on any other rooms im afraid. Wonderful breakfast. We love the place. A 20 min or so walk into the town with lots of bars and restaurants to choose from....GREAT PLACE ! We will return for definite.
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
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 breakfast offered.