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Merewood Country House Hotel

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Keighley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2016

My husband and I sayed at Merewood Country House Hotel from 22nd to 24th March as a present from our family for my husband and I's Ruby Wedding Anniversary. The hotel, I would stay, is one of the loveliest we have stayed in. The welcome from the staff, the elegant rooms, the lovely food and the staff make this hotel...

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merewoodhotel, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor, we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. At the Merewood have kept as many original features as possible, in keeping with the hotel as is was built in 1812. All of our lounges and Conservatory Bar have fantastic views of Lake Windermere as well as our...

manchester
Reviewed 24 March 2016

How often have we driven past this hotel. This time we stayed. It is very calm and peaceful. The building is splendid and very welcoming. The staff are friendly and the food is good. If you can book room 2 please do as it has the best view in the Lakes we have ever had , and we have stayed...

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merewoodhotel, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor, we are delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. We are situated in an elevated position from the A591, the hotel is peaceful and we are set in 20 acres of secluded grounds including woodland and our gardening team take pride in keeping our grounds looking fantastic. It...

St Helens, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We spent 3 brilliant days at The Merewood 4th to 7th of March. The staff are a credit to the Hotel friendly helpful efficient and always professional. Our room was lovely and we'll equipped the breakfast was wonderful and lots of choice. Ee had an evening meal in the restaurant and it was beautiful. My son and his wife and...

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merewoodhotel, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Our team of staff aim to provide our guests with an informal, yet professional and friendly service and I am happy to hear that we achieved this during your stay with us. All our dishes served are freshly prepared...

Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2016

My wife and I stayed for 2 nights at the Merewood Country House Hotel. We last stayed at this hotel 2 years ago. We enjoyed our stay this time as much as we did last time. The staff were very welcoming, helpful and professional. The public rooms are relaxing. We had a lake-view room which had spectacular views of Windermere...

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merewoodhotel, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor, we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. All the staff were delighted to read your review and chef was pleased to read that you enjoyed your breakfasts with us, we aim to use as much local produce as we can throughout all of our dishes. Thank...

Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night and was blown away with the Beauty of this place.All staff were friendly.Our room did look over the car park but it was still very nice.The food was fantastic and all in all have nothing bad to say.I would return here again in a heart beat.Fell in love with the place

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merewoodhotel, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor, we are thrilled to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. We are very lucky to work at such a beautiful hotel and all the staff take pride in everything we do from our grounds and maintenance teams to the housekeeping, chefs and front of house teams. Thank you once...

East Yorkshire
Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights in February with our little dog, the location and setting are superb, midway between Ambleside and Windermere, set in lovely grounds. But like any place it's nothing without the people who run it and the staff here are great, so warm, friendly and welcoming...just like the hotel with it's open fires. Another thing worth a mention...

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merewoodhotel, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor, we are delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. We are set in 20 acres of secluded grounds including woodland and our gardening team do a fantastic job of keeping them looking fantastic all year round, they are especially nice at the minute with all the daffodils coming...

Preston
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

This was our third stay at Merewood after getting married here in 2014. We might be a little biased but it is by far our favourite place to stay in the Lakes. We booked through travelzoo and got a fantastic deal for bed and breakfast. We stayed in room 11 which was beautiful and had amazing views of the lake....

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merewoodhotel, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Room 11 certainly is spectacular with it's four poster bed and views of Lake Windermere and the surrounding fells. We are pleased that you liked you flowers that your husband surprised you with, we do use a local company in...

Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2016

This place has to be the best place I have stayed at on a short break. Total comfort, outstanding staff service and a perfect place to visit the lakes. Nothing was too much trouble for anyone. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend this place for a short break

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merewoodhotel, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor, we are thrilled to hear that you greatly enjoyed your recent stay with us and found the Merewood to be relaxing. We aim for guests to have a relaxed and enjoyable stay and we are pleased to hear we achieved this for your stay with us Thank you once again for your...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Had a lovely one night stay here. It was a deal from Living Social that included a cream tea on arrival and breakfast. We decided to have a meal from the bar menu and it did not disappoint. Food was lovely and the breakfast the next morning was fabulous and a great choice of menu was offered. We enjoyed the...

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merewoodhotel, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We do have a great selection of dishes available on on bar menu for guests who do not wish to dine on our dinner menu which is served to guests in our bar and lounges. Our staff work hard, take...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

I booked Merewood for a weekend away. It looked pretty impressive on the website but actually it's so much better than the pictures. Absolutely beautiful manor with log fires In the bar and reception area. The reception was actually one of my favourite places to sit next to the log fire and we had our afternoon tea and prosecco there....

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merewoodhotel, Manager at Merewood Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor, we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Our reception, Conservatory Bar and Lounges are certainly exceptional areas within the hotel to sit and unwind, all but our reception have fantastic views of Lake Windermere and the fells and they all have fabulous log fires. The Merewood breakfast...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Merewood is a country house hotel of great charm and distinction set in a position of incomparable scenic beauty. The Hotel stands on its own secluded estate, overlooking Lake Windermere and is easily accessible from the main route to and through the Lakes. Merewood's friendly and efficient staff, the relaxed excellence of the service and the wonderful food are all of a quality to match the unparalleled location.The Hotel is open all year including Christmas and New Year and the English Tourist Board has awarded it a "Highly Commended" three stars with silver accolade for food and service. It is often worth checking for late availability as there are special deals and midweek breaks throughout the year. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Merewood Country House Hotel

Address: Ecclerigg, Windermere LA23 1LH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $154 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Merewood Country House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Merewood Country Hotel
Merewood Country Windermere
Merewood Country House Hotel Windermere, Lake District
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#1 Family Hotel in Windermere
#2 Best Value Hotel in Windermere
#4 Green Hotel in Windermere
#4 Luxury Hotel in Windermere
#5 Romantic Hotel in Windermere
#7 Business Hotel in Windermere
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