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Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

Church Street, Windermere, LA23 3DF, United Kingdom
+44 844 879 9144

€109+

Overall guest ratings

8.3/10 Excellent
based on 1,880 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.1
  • 7.3
  • 6.1
  • 5.4

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    About

    With a stay at Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa in Windermere (Bowness-on-Windermere), you'll be minutes from Old Laundry Theatre and World of Beatrix Potter. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Windermere Golf Club and Lake District National Park.

    Rooms

    Stay in one of 106 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.

    Amenities

    Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy body treatments and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a health club, an indoor pool, and a sauna. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.

    Dining

    Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, where you can take in a garden view, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include express check-out, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Windermere? This hotel has 4971 square feet (462 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms.

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    AMENITIES

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • Indoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Concierge service
    • Child pool
    • Pets not allowed
    • Steam room
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    based on 1,880 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 7.3 "Good service."
      8.7 "87% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.4 "74% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% were impressed by the valet service."
      10.0 "Housekeeping was great, according to 100%."
      8.3 "83% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 6.8 "Average cleanliness."
      5.0 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 50%."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 50%."
    • 6.5 "Vibe was decent."
      6.8 "Only 68% thought, the hotel was stylish."
    • 6.1 "Average comfort."
    • 5.4 "Bar is ok."
    • 5.3 "Food is average."
      5.0 "Only 50% thought the fish/seafood dishes were good."
    • 2.3 "Terrible value."
      1.2 "The price was too high for 88%."
      1.1 "89% said beverages were too expensive."
    • 1.5 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.4 "86% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 1,616 reviews
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 7.4 "Good service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% were impressed by the valet service."
      9.4 "94% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      5.4 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 54%."
    • 6.7 "Average cleanliness."
      7.0 "70% thought it was clean."
      5.4 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 54%."
    • 5.2 "Bar is ok."
    • 4.9 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.9 "Disappointing food."
      3.3 "67% did not like what was on the menu."
      0.7 "For 93%, the dining experience was not enjoyable."
      1.4 "The price was too high for 86%."
      0.9 "Unclean dining area, according to 91%."
      1.3 "87% said the pork dishes didn't taste good."
      1.8 "82% did not enjoy the desserts."
      4.0 "60% thought beef and steak dishes were not good."
      4.1 "59% complained about the fish/seafood dishes."
      2.0 "80% were unsatisified with the snacks."
    • 2.3 "Terrible value."
      1.4 "The price was too high for 86%."
      1.3 "87% said beverages were too expensive."
    • 1.6 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.5 "85% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 225 reviews
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 6.4 "Service is ok."
      5.7 "57% said the reception staff was ok."
      6.9 "Only 69% thought the service was professional."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
    • 6.1 "Average amenities."
      6.1 "61% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 6.0 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.6 "Food is average."
    • 5.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.3 "Bar is ok."
    • 2.2 "Terrible value."
    • 1.6 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.3 "87% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 37 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 7.5 "Good service."
      8.6 "86% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 6.7 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.4 "Average comfort."
    • 5.7 "Food is average."
    Hotel type
    Family Hotel
    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
    Lake Hotel
    Guests say this is a nice lake hotel.
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