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Riverside Hotel

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  • Excellent35%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
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Reviewed 14 April 2016

Booked at last minute 3 night stay direct with the hotel, nice family room for 3, although the beds are a little on the narrow side, people of the larger persuasion will find them too narrow. Buffet breakfast, great bacon, eggs are cooked in advance...More

Thank GJK
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 16 April 2016

Nice review, thank you. We love that you say you will visit again too and appreciate your comments about the quality of breakfast, and leisure facilities. We will look forward to welcoming you back. Thanks.

Reviewed 11 April 2016

Stayed for two nights with a couple of friends. We stayed in a family room that was furnished with one double and two single beds. The room itself was huge and very clean and tidy with an abundance of tea ,coffee etc available. The bathroom...More

Thank eeesh
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 14 April 2016

We have really enjoyed reading your review. Thanks so much for the all-important 5* rating and for visiting. We're delighted to read your comments about your accommodation whilst staying with us as well as those about our breakfast and gym facilities. Thanks for recommending us...More

Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

I was in Kendal to attend the funeral of a dear friend. The lovely river and castle views from my room, the very friendly and helpful staff and the good quality breakfast taken at their restaurant with the splendid views made me feel really "at...More

Thank Eleni N
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 14 April 2016

Although you visited us under sad circumstances, we appreciate you taking the time to post your review and that we were able to offer you a nice place whilst you were in the area. Thanks again for visiting and we hope if you ever do...More

Reviewed 9 April 2016

I stayed her 2 nights and it is very average.The place needs a spruce up especially the restaurant.The breakfast was average and by the time I got there the food had been picked over so it didn't look great.The service is mostly self service which...More

Thank heggers
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 10 April 2016

Thank you for your review. We certainly strive to be well above average for our guests and we appreciate the feedback on how we can make this so going forward. Parts of the hotel have undergone extensive refurbishment recently, with more spacious rooms and beautifully...More

Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel with a variety of different guests and locals popping in for a pint all making for a interesting atmosphere. Decent food and service, rooms to a good standard and over looking the beautiful yet flood prone river.. Would recommend for business stop oversMore

Thank brian c
Response from The_ManagerSLH, Manager at Riverside HotelResponded 10 April 2016

Thank you for visiting on business. It's nice to read a review from one of our many business travellers so thank you for posting it. We will continue to work hard to ensure we are a reliable place for you to visit when you are...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$ 132 - US$ 201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kendal
#5 Business Hotel in Kendal
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$ 132 - US$ 201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kendal
#5 Business Hotel in Kendal
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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juleswils
25 February 2018|
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Response from Barbara R | Reviewed this property |
sorry for late reply, we checked in at 2.30 and our room was ready
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juleswils
25 February 2018|
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Response from The_ManagerSLH | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for your question. Check-in is at 3pm as Barry mentioned!
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needsholiday
4 February 2018|
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Response from The_ManagerSLH | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your message. Barry has given a great answer. To add a bit more, we don't offer beauty treatments but as Barry also said, some good places right nearby in Kendal do. Hope that helps!
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"upper floors tend to be better for noise"
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"There are rooms that overlook the river"
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"Facing the river is best"
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