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    Windermere Hydro Hotel

    Helm Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BA, England
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    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

    Good value when booked through a "groupon" type site, but once past reception you can see the paint peeling... the room was large but condensation running down windows. Breakfast was buffet style, coffee awful.More

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    Response from Stefan R, Operations Manager at Windermere Hydro HotelResponded 25 January 2017

    Dear 1PDS I am sorry that you did not enjoy all aspects of your recent stay but I am excited to let you know that since your stay the hotel has closed as our first phase refurbishment starts. This is an exciting time for the...More

    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    Stayed many times, since 2006 never been disappointed, its just full of old world charm, right near centre, cannot fault the location ,rooms,staff or food ,bewildered by some comment from very fussy people. Best in lakes bar none .More

    Thank Alan B
    Response from Stefan R, Operations Manager at Windermere Hydro HotelResponded 25 January 2017

    Dear Alan B Thank you so much for the lovely review. We love welcoming guests back to the hotel and so I was pleased to read that your latest stay was as enjoyable as previous visits have been. I am excited to let you know...More

    Reviewed 19 December 2016

    My Mum and I went to the Hydro for a weekend away in December. We have always wanted to go on a spa weekend - but have never been able to afford one! This seemed like a good compromise as they have a swimming pool,...More

    Thank Emma T
    Response from Stefan R, Operations Manager at Windermere Hydro HotelResponded 25 January 2017

    Dear Emma T I was so pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay and thank you for providing a detailed review. I am excited to let you know that since your stay the hotel has closed as our first phase refurbishment starts. This is...More

    Reviewed 15 December 2016

    I first stayed in the Hydro in 1994 ,because , I worked for the company that owned the hotel,we were looking forward to going back .we were not disappointed I love this place the room was clean very spacious, hotel staff were lovely facilities good...More

    Thank chamonix626
    Response from Joe P, Hotel Manager at Windermere Hydro HotelResponded 16 December 2016

    Dear Chamonix626 Thank you for your lovely review, I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and thank you for sharing your experience. I hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back to The Hydro in the future. Best wishes...More

    Reviewed 14 December 2016

    stayed here for one night early in December. Booked over the internet. bargain for Windermere. Positives: The food was good. The restaurant and bar staff were very helpful and friendly. It is a dog friendly hotel and we didn't need to leave the dog in...More

    Thank andrew c
    Response from Joe P, Hotel Manager at Windermere Hydro HotelResponded 16 December 2016

    Dear Andrew C Thank you for posting a review, I was pleased to read that you enjoyed dining in the restaurant and that you found our restaurant and bar staff helpful and friendly. I note your comments regarding the decor and furnishings and, as you...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Heated pool
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    • US$76 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #11 Family Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
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    Jane J
    3 November 2017|
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    Response from Stevie G | Reviewed this property |
    Hotel was dog friendly in the past, it's just had a very expensive refurb to all the public areas & most of the rooms. . .so I can't say for sure, but last time I was there in July 2017 I'm sure I say a few guests with... More
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    Jane J
    3 November 2017|
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    Response from Alex W | Reviewed this property |
    There were certainly dogs in the foyer but didn't see any upstairs or in the lifts!
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    1 November 2017|
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    Response from linda&co | Reviewed this property |
    Unless you’ve booked a lake view or suite then it’s not been renovated
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