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    Howtown Hotel

    Ullswater | nr Penrith, Howtown CA10 2ND, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good16%
    • Average8%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “tea room” (10 reviews)
    “pooley bridge” (10 reviews)
    “modern life” (4 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel
    411 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Pooley Bridge
     
    Macdonald Leeming House, Ullswater
    1,238 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Watermillock
     
    Inn on the Lake
    1,683 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Glenridding
     
    North Lakes Hotel & Spa
    1,051 reviews
    #5 of 11 hotels in Penrith
     
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    1 - 5 of 144 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We spend a lot of time in the area but have never visited here before. We had an 86 year old with us and called in as he reminisced about holidays in the area 75 years ago. We went into the Tearoom instead of the...More

    1  Thank sylviapeel
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed over the weekend of 25/26 August '17. An unusual hotel but a very nice experience. Staff are very attentive, food is fantastic, and there's a nice little bar for a pre dinner drink. Our Room (5) was very spacious and comfortable. It has...More

    Thank PhilRon69
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Well-mannered, quiet, Edwardian but with better food- make that excellent food. Spacious rooms, with en suite in our case, attentive service and a gong to announce dinner. No obvious concessions to the 21st Century or even the late 20th so an ideal and delightful place...More

    Thank Gill D
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The Howtown Hotel is truly one of a kind. There is no online booking facility, which requires you to ring the hotel directly and make the reservation, which is indeed a very pleasant experience. On the arrival, you are taken to your room where you...More

    1  Thank PawelPiotrJedrusiak
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    There were six of us and dog and we stopped here on a very wet Saturday in July, it was also cold. Had soup and a sandwich all round, excellent food and value. Homemade mushroom soup and coronation chicken ideal and very welcome. Staff welcoming...More

    2  Thank Jen M
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    #1 of 1 hotels in Pooley Bridge
     
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    #2 of 2 hotels in Watermillock
     
    Inn on the Lake
    1,683 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Glenridding
     
    North Lakes Hotel & Spa
    1,051 reviews
    #5 of 11 hotels in Penrith
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 24
    • Location
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    • Cumbria >
    • Lake District >
    • Howtown
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    Traveller (53)
    Dining (7)
    Room & Suite (6)
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    Lis B
    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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    "Only a couple of ensuite rooms (Room 5 is one). The others have separate private bathrooms."
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    "some have en suite, some separate but private bathrooms .Internet in outside rooms only"
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    "Not sure as have not stayed"
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    "The hosts are there to advise you on what accommodation is best for you."
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