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Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“old england”(406 reviews)
“feature room”(70 reviews)
“valet service”(41 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Gorgeous 4 poster room with a view of the lake. Hotel is in an excellent position close to everything you need. The hotel staff were very helpful with valet parking and room service. The pool area is nice and relaxed with steam and sauna rooms....More

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Response from JustineOE, Manager at Macdonald Old England Hotel & SpaResponded 25 May 2016

Dear J4929WYpaulc, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay, and are always very thankful for such high praise, the team really do strive for excellence! We can...More

Reviewed 23 May 2016

Service was consistent in all areas of the hotel - LOW Check in - failed to offer any assistance with bags and was at best best brusque with explanation of hotel facilities - route march to room (through the hotel bar) and involving the negotiation...More

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Response from JustineOE, Manager at Macdonald Old England Hotel & SpaResponded 25 May 2016

Dear andrewcP8147MD, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us here at Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa. Apologies that we did not exceed your expectations on this occasion, Please be assured we use all comments to ensure we are...More

Reviewed 23 May 2016

It's for comfortable relaxing ,no disterbance. Please do not waste your time to think where will you stay, just book your stay in Machdonald old hotel and enjoy your journy without disterbance. Best Regards

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Response from JustineOE, Manager at Macdonald Old England Hotel & SpaResponded 25 May 2016

Dear sattam2016, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa. We are delighted you found our Hotel and Team so accommodating. Kind regards

Reviewed 23 May 2016

Came here with a friend for afternoon tea and use of spa facilities. One thing hadn't changed. It doesn't have, nor did it ever have, its own car park. Car parking is valet, and costs a flat fee of £5. Spa facilities and pool good,...More

Thank Margaret H
Response from JustineOE, Manager at Macdonald Old England Hotel & SpaResponded 25 May 2016

Dear Margaret H, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa. We are delighted you had such an enjoyable girls day out. We do hope you don't leave it another 30 years to visit! Look...More

Reviewed 23 May 2016

The only reason my friend and I visited Maccdonald hotel was a SPA day. We have stayed in a very friendly b&b in Windermere to turn up in Macdonald expecting great experience. Hotel's location in the heart of Bowness is amazing, great views are stunning....More

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Response from JustineOE, Manager at Macdonald Old England Hotel & SpaResponded 25 May 2016

Dear Bogusza, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa. We are glad you found our spa and its team to be of a premium service. Apologies that other areas did not exceed your expectations...More

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Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$ 127 - US$ 430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#3 Business Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#6 Family Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#8 Luxury Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#8 Romantic Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 127 - US$ 430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#3 Business Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#6 Family Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#8 Luxury Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#8 Romantic Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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