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The Ryebeck

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2016

As per my other comments a fantastic stay in all ways from the staff to the room to the gorgeous food would recommend it to anyone. Great location and a lovely walk into Windermere if you fancy leaving the car and taking a stroll.

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Eric A, General Manager at The Ryebeck, responded to this review

Dear Natasha, Thank you very much for your kind words We are always happy to read reviews as lovely as yours We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future Kind regards Eric

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2016

The food is awesome by any standard, simply amazing, high end with locally sourced produce. You would find it difficult to beat the food in any high end London restaurant. The wine is very well priced, too often the food can be stunning with rip off wine prices, NOT HERE, you can get a really nice bottle of wine for...

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Dear Peter, Thank you so much for your kind words. We pride ourselves in being friendly and approachable whilst still striving for perfection and as a team we are always happy to have delivered just that We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future Kind regards Eric

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed with our dog for DBB in a ground floor room with outdoor access and the room was spacious and had recently been tastefully refurbished with an excellent ensuite. The dinner was exquisite with the chef's signature dish of tuna on a hot stone amazing and the soufflé and beef dish creative masterpieces. All staff were very attentive and friendly....

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Good morning, Thank you very much for your kind words We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future Kind regards Eric

Stockport
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Everything was perfect from start to finish the welcome, the room the food. What more can I say. The Ryebeck is Posh but not pretentious. Loved the description of the food and the quality was superb...

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Eric A, General Manager at The Ryebeck, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Etches, thank you very much for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and Dominic's food We look forwards to welcoming you back in the near future kind regards Eric

Wakefield
Reviewed 30 January 2016

From beginning to end we were made to feel welcome and special by the Management and Staff at The Ryebeck. The hotel is aesthetically attractive inside and out and this is complemented even further by the beautiful lake views and rolling countryside setting. All this together with delicious cuisine and a great selection of wines at a reasonable price -...

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Dear Rachel, Thank you very much for your lovely review. The team and myself are delighted you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future Kind regards Eric

Penrith, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2016

We stayed for just one night and from the moment we arrived to the moment we left all the staff made you feel extremely welcome. The food was out of this world and all in comfortable surroundings with great views down to the Lake. Would we stay again? Definitely......we will be back as soon as possible!

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Dear Louise, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are happy you enjoyed Dominic's food and your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. kind regards Eric

Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Warm and friendly hotel offering excellent value for money. Spectacular views over Lake Windermere and extensive grounds. Interesting choice of cuisine from Classical to more contemporary all of which was carried out to a high standard with aesthetic presentation. The staff were mainly East European, well versed in conversation and knowledge of the menu and made us feel at home....

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Beverley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 January 2016

We had an excellent stay at the Ryebeck to celebrate a 50th birthday. We were all treated as if it were all our birthday. Thank you, would very much return to stay and explore the Lake District from the Ryebeck in the future. The whole experience was fantastic and the food was excellent on time well presented and service with...

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2016

super weekend at the roebuck. great lounge areas for relaxing in . the food was fine dining with excellent attention to detail and was extremely flavoursome. we were a party of 12 and my only criticisms were a little more dinner choice would have been good and the hotel temperature was a little too hot. we will definitely try to...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2016

The location was absolutely amazing as we were right on the lake, overlooking all the grounds. Beautiful! The staff couldn't do enough for you and were very polite,friendly and accessible. The money you pay for this hotel reflects the standard of service you get. In fact, I would say that for the service we received, I feel that we should...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Windermere's best kept secret. Situated in 5 acres of secluded grounds, this elegant country house hotel sits overlooking Lake Windermere. Our stunning restaurant has fabulous lake views and serves an exciting menu carefully constructed using locally sourced ingredients. Our welcoming lounges and bedrooms are individually designed and decorated to a high standard. All bedrooms are en-suite with most lake view rooms boasting whirlpool baths. We have a selection of pet friendly accommodation. Please contact the hotel directly for details. Please note that dogs are charged at £20.00 per dog per stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ryebeck

Address: Lyth Valley Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JP, England (Formerly Fayrer Garden House Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $209 - $373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Ryebeck 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Fayrer Garden Hotel
Hotel Fayrer Garden
The Ryebeck Bowness-On-Windermere, Lake District
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#3 Family Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#5 Romantic Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
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“Room 21 has great views at the rear to the lake and hills beyond”
968grahams, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“No lift. However downstairs rooms looked great. Dogs allowed on ground floor. Get a room with a balcony. Views are great.”
J5119JRpeterd, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“You pays your money you take your choice!! The more you pay the better room you may have though this is very subjective.”
CumbrianTrotter, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a lake facing room.”
CTItravellers, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a 'grand' room with a lake view - sun pretty much all day and great vistas”
360richardg, 8 May 2017 | Read review
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