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The Howbeck

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Reviewed 5 March 2014

Good off road parking, very welcoming, great place for getting around. Room was beautiful and bed very comfortable. Staff are more than excellent nothing is too much trouble. Wonderful food and a good menu. Would highly recommend this Hotel.

Thank Showla_20
Response from Manageress_12, Manager at The HowbeckResponded 5 May 2014

Thank you for such a kind review. It is so rewarding for us all here at Howbeck to hear that our guests would recommend us to others. We hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 4 March 2014

What a lovely place to stay, we stayed for two nights over the weekend and were not disappointed with the standard expected of this hotel. The staff were welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. The room was fabulous and well worth the money but...More

Thank Hazybabi
Response from Manageress_12, Manager at The HowbeckResponded 5 May 2014

Thank you very much for such a wonderful review. All of our staff try their utmost to please our guests and it's nice to hear this shows. Hopefully you will visit again and be able to dine with us again to try a different dish...More

Reviewed 3 March 2014

Me and my husband stayed for 1 night and we had a great time. The premises are of a high standard, quite and pleasent. The service was great, breakfast ready on time and delicious. Great experience overall.

Thank Mariana E
Response from Manageress_12, Manager at The HowbeckResponded 5 May 2014

Thank you for such a kind review, we are very pleased you had an excellent stay. Hopefully we will see you in the not to distant future

Reviewed 2 March 2014

The rooms are out of this world! I had a romantic retreat with wine, rose petals and chocolates which were fabulous. The bathroom was spacious with a corner style spa bath which was very nice and relaxing. The staff were very helpful and recommended us...More

Thank Rachel T
Response from Manageress_12, General Manager at The HowbeckResponded 18 March 2014

Thank you for your wonderful review. It is so rewarding to hear such compliments from your room to breakfast and the staff, we can't thank you enough. Hopefully we will see you again soon.

Reviewed 22 February 2014

Stayed here for two nights. Reception was fine and quickly checked us in. Our room, Capelcrag, was very nice, 4 poster, not overly large but big enough. Beautiful bathroom. We didn't have an evening meal here but the breakfast both days was probably the best...More

Thank Gary B
Response from Manageress_12, General Manager at The HowbeckResponded 18 March 2014

Thank you very much for such a lovely review and for recommending us. The chef would like to thank you for such wonderful comments about breakfast, hopefully if you stay with us again you can try our evening meal also. We are pleased to hear...More

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Free Parking
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US$148 - US$237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from Adsolly | Reviewed this property |
Such lovely place. Its the second time we have stayed there in the Retreat. I must say that the Retreat (large room at the rear of the hotel) is looking a little dated especially in the bathroom / spa area. However don't let... More
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ghow172
30 May 2017|
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Response from Ian H | Reviewed this property |
No, there's a fridge in a room which has an honesty box to cover the cost of drinks. Need to be clear that this not a hotel despite the impression given it is a bed and breakfast, there is no bar and no meals other than... More
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"The Greenburn King Mini Suite is ideal. Quiet at night, spacious & amazing shower, Spa bath is loud &..."
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"Previously stayed in Mickeledon which was a good room"
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"Would not stay here"
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"The retreat room is not worth the price they charge."
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