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    Howtown Hotel

    Ullswater | nr Penrith, Howtown CA10 2ND, England
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent62%
    • Very good17%
    • Average8%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible3%
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    Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel
    347 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Pooley Bridge
     
    Macdonald Leeming House, Ullswater
    1,190 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Watermillock
     
    Inn on the Lake
    1,593 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Glenridding
     
    Storrs Hall
    629 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Bowness-on-Windermere
     
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    1 - 5 of 135 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We took the boat to Howtown expecting to spend an hour or two here and get the boat back. But it's not that kind of place. There's a "tea shop" and the hotel. We wanted a cream tea so headed for the tea room. My...More

    1  Thank MrMcGoohan
    Response from Howtown, Owner at Howtown Hotel

    Dear Mr McGoohan, Thank you for the positive comments about the hotel, which, as you observed, represents the traditional charm of this beautiful Lakeland village. Generations of visitors have stopped by to enjoy a cream tea – or a pint - and a rest in...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Wandered in to Howtown after a walk from Patterdale looking for somewhere to get a cuppa and a cake before getting the Steamer back to Glenridding, and spotted a sign saying 'Tea Room'. Very new and clean, with helpful staff and fast service. The pot...More

    Thank EatScouse
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    A simply wonderful slice of good old fashioned Lake District hospitality. We stayed for four nights, including one night for a family wedding, and thoroughly enjoyed every moment. The decor is pure quaint charm and plenty to keep you interested whilst you take tea or...More

    Thank Nicole N
    Reviewed 9 November 2016

    Stopped off here after completing around 13 miles of the 22 mile trek we planned which took in all of the Ullswater Way and a little more besides. Was a very pleasant relief to find such a surprisingly fantastic tea room where we quickly demolished...More

    Thank tangerineman2015
    Reviewed 7 November 2016

    The coffee shop at the rear of the hotel only opened this summer. The hotel always has a good reputation for afternoon teas but the Coffee Shop must excel. The venue is spotless. fresh and inviting, the staff and welcoming and friendly and the food...More

    1  Thank Val & Stuart c
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Lis B
    Is it still music free
    8 October 2015|
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    Response from TripMember03312015 | Reviewed this property |
    we only called in for tea after our group walk. I would think it would be music free as it is a lovely old worlde hotel. It used to have music in the bar long long ago where they would sing all the hunting songs but I have... More
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    "Room one with en suite is great.- No TV in the room"
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    "Room 2 is just over the front door, bath across the hall. Splendid view, but slightly more noise as dinner..."
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    "only there for tea"
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    "Have a sense of humour!"
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