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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Although we weren't staying at the Inn on the Lake, we took the opportunity to dine there whilst in the area on a whim for our anniversary. We booked a table quite last minute and the hotel were incredibly accommodating in booking us in. We walked from Patterdale and decided we'd need a taxi to get back because it was... More 

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Church Stretton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The first 'freeze of the year' didn't at all detract from a warm welcome at the Inn on the Lake. This was our first stay at the hotel and we cannot fault the friendly staff and the overall standard of customer service. The hotel was superbly and tastefully decorated for the festive season; you sit around a fire with a... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What an amazing hotel the inn on the lake is,honestly we stayed for three nights and what an amazing time we all had,the manager Gary Wilson just couldn't do enough for us the staff are all top people thanks to them all,we were there for our sons wedding what fantastic hotel to celebrate a wedding couldn't fault it delicious breakfast... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night, wish we could have stayed longer. It was the first time we had stayed there. Christmas has arrived at The Inn on the Lake, we never stopped counting Christmas trees. We were informed by a member of staff that there were 52 of them in total, I quite believe it! Friendly reception staff, gave us... More 

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newark
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This elegant and luxurious hotel has a superb location on the shores of Ullswater , the warm and calm atmosphere make the sumptuous lounges a great place to relax. The food is to a very high standard . The staff are professional and attentive while finding time to chat and remember us from previous visits . The views of the... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a superb hotel in the most stunning of locations! From the welcome we received from reception staff through to the stunning Orangerie, simply outstanding! Gary Wilson you and your staff are a credit to the organisation, such amazing service throughout and such an amazing room.. not to be beaten! Highly recommend a visit to the most amazing hotel!!

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Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

4 of us landed at the Inn on the lake for a 2 night winter break. We've been fans of the Lodore Falls ( the sister hotel ) for many years but thought we'd have a change. Superb lake view room, warm and cosy with all the amenities that you'd expect from a 4* hotel. Dinner in the main restaurant... More 

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manageriotl, General Manager at Inn on the Lake, responded to this review

Dear ThewalkersScotland Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your short break with us and had a chance to do some walking and relaxing. I will let Brigatta know of your lovely comments, she will be delighted as she takes great pride in her job. We do hope you choose to revisit us again in the... More 

Chinley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the inn on the lake this week after having our house burgled and car stolen we had to change our stay to the night after which was no problem at all. The hotel staff were amazing they kindly upgraded our room when we arrived-on their own behalf. The room, the food, the staff...everything was just perfect! The location... More 

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manageriotl, General Manager at Inn on the Lake, responded to this review

Dear Claire M I am so sorry to hear the bad news which prompted your visit but delighted we made you happy whilst here. I will pass on your glowing review to all the departments as I know they love to read them. I do hope you revisit us again in happier times but until then let us wish you... More 

Warrington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing 2 night business trip at the stunning lakeside hotel. Staff attentive and the food is excellent. Views simply amazing. I love the new Ramblers Bar and Candleroom. This hotel has it all. Highly recommend a stay here, business or pleasure!

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manageriotl, General Manager at Inn on the Lake, responded to this review

Dear BaldGrylls Thank you for your lovely review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. I will pass on your comments to all the departments and I hope its not too long before you revisit us again, Wishing you well Kind regards Gary and the team More 

Preston, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had our wedding here on the 3rd September 2016 & what a day it was full of laughter and happiness, even the staff commented to one of our guest what a lovely wedding it was and they have a lot of weddings here. Be prepared for the rain if you are planning your wedding here. We really wanted the... More 

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Dear NICKM75 We are delighted you had the day of your dreams, my wedding manager and the staff will be over the moon reading your review as I know they take immense pride in the delivery of one of the most important days in a couples life. We do hope you come back and relive the wonderful memories but in... More 

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Orangery
The Orangery
Cuisines: European, British
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Inn on the Lake Hotel ia a 4 star hotel that enjoys one of the most spectacular settings in the Lake District in 15 acres of grounds with lawns sweeping to the shores of Lake Ullswater. The Inn on the Lake is only 12 miles from the M6 motorway and the drive is very dramatic with the road curving around the Lake and the backdrop scenery of the fells. There are 47 en-suite bedrooms, all thoughtfully designed with most rooms having breathtaking views, some looking towards the magnificent Helvellyn mountain range, while the majority look over the ever changing Ullswater. Each room is fully equipped with everything you come to expect in this quality 4 star hotel. For that special occasion upgrade to a superior room or one of the very popular, stunning four-poster bedrooms. From the moment you walk into reception you will find an interior that compliments this fabulous setting. This leads through to the popular Lounge Bar where a warm welcome awaits with large bay windows overlooking the well landscaped gardens, which lead to the hotels jetties on Ullswater. Enjoy a drink any time of the day, a light lunch or afternoon tea in the Lounge or on our Lakeside terrace. The award-winning 2 AA Rosette Lake View Restaurant provides something for all tastes, or for less formal dining The Ramblers Bar, situated within the hotel’s grounds, offers the option to enjoy a pint of real ale. The hotel also has its own outdoor activities including pitch & putt, croquet and children's outdoor play area. Gary and his team at The Inn on the Lake Hotel look forward to welcoming you soon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn on the Lake

Address: Glenridding CA11 0PE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Glenridding
Price Range: $229 - $492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Inn on the Lake 4*
Number of rooms: 47
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Inn On The Lake Ullswater
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“In summer, worth paying the premium for Lake view rooms”
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