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Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa

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UK North West
Reviewed 1 August 2013

From the moment we arrived the staff made our special trip memorable. All of the staff were extremely friendly and went out of their way to ensure we were made to feel welcome, the generosity shown by the hotel was stunning. The decor was lovely, especially in the dining room which was stylish and modern. We had dinner which was...

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Dear guest, many thanks for taking the time to post your wonderful review about your recent stay at Low Wood Bay. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay especially the fillet steak in the Windermere restaurant. I am also pleased that you did like the waterbed, I am sorry however that your wife didn’t!...

Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Well we were at Low wood a year ago for our honeymoon and vowed to return and bring the family - well here we are exactly a year later and we returned and brought our 2 children for our 1 year anniversary. Firstly.. The staff were fantastic with my children. They gave my 3 year old a Sams club goodie...

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Dear Guest, thank you so much for the fantastic review - I was delighted to read that you and your family enjoyed your anniversary stay and that you felt the hotel was child friendly, I hope the children had chance to make the most of the Sams club activities and became members, i am also pleased we were able to...

Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Had a two night stay over the weekend . Lovely hotel , very good staff . Plenty to see and do in the area . Hit s cheaper price online than direct booking at the hotel . Breakfast was very good , good range off food

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MichelleCroukamp, Operations Manager at Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your review and the lovely comments about hotel I am pleased that you enjoyed your romantic stay. You may be interested to know that all Trip-advisor reviews are conveyed to the team and our directors. I do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back to Low Wood Bay in the near future. Kind...

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2013

We took advantage of a groupon offer for the spa which was for 3 treatments and a light lunch. The treatments lasted 1hr 30mins and included a full body salt scrub, a facial, a full body massage and seaweed moisturiser. Sandwiches, tea, strawberries and cream were served in the cafe with lovely views of lake Windermere. This was the perfect...

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Dear guest, thank you for your recent wonderful review regarding the leisure club and the treatments you received, I am glad you were able to take advantage of the Groupon offer and that you enjoyed the lunch that came with it. I will ensure your review is passed on to the Leisure Club Manager and her team. I hope we...

Solihull
Reviewed 27 July 2013

My husband and I booked a two night break at the Low Wood Bay for a Saturday and Sunday 20th - 22 July. We had a lovely stay there apart from a couple of snags. The bed was comfortable but the room clearly needs some TLC lavished on it. The en-suite brought back memories of when we stayed in caravans...

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Thank you very much for your wonderful review regarding your recent stay at Low Wood Bay and for your comments about the faultless staff. It was great to read that you enjoyed the comfy bed and the wonderful views of Lake Windermere from your room; we have recognised that some of our rooms do need a little TLC and the...

Clitheroe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2013

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In a most spectacular location on the shores of Windermere, Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa offers luxurious 4-star accommodation and a range of resort leisure facilities to suit all ages and abilities. Blue Smoke is a contemporary dining experience that offers British produce cooked on our South American wood-fired grill, or dine in the more traditional Windermere Restaurant. Langdale Lounge and Bar also gives the opportunity to eat throughout the day with views over the lake. Relax in The Spa and pamper yourself with a range of treatments designed to restore and energise. Swimming pool, sauna, steam room, and an outdoor hot tub with unrivalled views over the lake. The fitness suite boasts state of the equipment, a dance studio, squash court and personalised trainers. For the adventurous, the Watersports Centre offers instruction in water-skiing, canoeing, paddle-boarding and much more. Low Wood Bay is in the process of upgrading and will be reopening in 3 phases, as detailed below: 1st phase: Hotel re-opens 12 April. Guests can enjoy the complete refurbishment of all the previous hotel bedrooms, ‘The Windermere’ restaurant, 'Langdale Lounge' and Health Club facilities opens in May. New improved road entrance. 2nd phase: Opens July. The Spa, a new restaurant ‘Blue Smoke,’ additional outdoor leisure facilities and a new atrium space. Final phase: Opens October. All new block of ‘Club House’ rooms and suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa

Address: Low Wood Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1LP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: £155 - £289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 111
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Also Known As:
Low Wood Bay Hotel Windermere
Low Wood Windermere
Hotel Low Wood
Low Wood Hotel Windermere
Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa Windermere, Lake District
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Windermere
#3 Green Hotel in Windermere
#4 Business Hotel in Windermere
#5 Family Hotel in Windermere
#7 Luxury Hotel in Windermere
#10 Romantic Hotel in Windermere
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