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Holbeck Ghyll

Holbeck Ghyll, Windermere LA23 1LU, England
+44 15394 32375
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Holbeck Ghyll, Windermere LA23 1LU, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for the weekend and had two dinners. I had the vegetarian four course tasting menu both nights (different dishes each night) with paired wines; it was all delicious. All of the food was beautifully displayed, especially the textures of beetroot with smoked...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sam N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came down to the Lake District for a couple of nights and came here to eat. The food was just amazing. We chose the 8 course meal, and everything was delicious. Even some of which I thought I wouldn’t like. The gingerbread and the pear...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ChantelleMishaT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed two nights here and it certainly lived up to its reputation. A very warm welcome on arrival and showed to our lovely spacious room which had views over the gardens and Lake Windermere. A little bottle of gin and homemade biscuits were our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DiRatcliffe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a table at Holbeck Ghyll for my partner and I to celebrate his birthday last Thursday. And it has to be one of the best birthday bookings we've ever made. We opted for the 8-course menu and, after a glass of Champagne, headed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KRH88
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We arrived on Saturday lunchtime and found it a puzzle where to park as there was only one other car around. A nice arts and crafts building, but only two other diners. There was a tasting menu, but as it only offered two desserts rather...More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank Steve K
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

After travelling by minibus for over an hour, we Arrived at the front door, to be greeted by a very welcoming restaurant manager and staff. Tom (restaurant manager) showed us the room in which we were eating and asked if we would like canapés on...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank elaine h
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Visited with friends for our annual dining trip . Lovely evening for it. Lovely greeting by restaurant manager . Felt welcomed, special and appreciated. Offered drinks on terrace with canapés. Canapés were a little limited beetroot with cheese and a lovely gin cured salmon. We...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank trobertson123
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We booked a junior suite and were allocated the Easedale room, which is in a separate building a couple of mimutes walk away from the main house. The modern, spacious room had a really spectacular view from a large picture window and we were very...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mancman
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Our dinner here in June was particularly enjoyable in a delightful Dining Room. The Hotel has wonderful views over the Lake and is an attractive Arts and Crafts building. We went for the Tasting Menu, which did not disappoint in any of its courses. We...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Frederic H
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Hubby & I had booked two nights at this lovely hotel, as part of a package that included dinner. However, we were allowed to upgrade from three courses to the Tasting menu for an extra £20 per person. An accompanying wine flight (£60) complimented each...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holbeck Ghyll, Windermere LA23 1LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 32375
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