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Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

LOVE LOVE LOVE it here. An absolute must visit. Ambience oozing from all over it. The vibe was relaxed but luxury. Well presented, helpful & knowledgeable staff. The rooms are small but absolutely gorgeous. The shower was big, powerful & warm. Luxury in abundance but at an affordable price. The breakfast was divine! Kirby Lonsdale is beautiful & this is...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a nice hotel right in the middle of Kirkby Lonsdale. The room, whilst small, had all the amenities you would require and the bed and shower both excellent. We had booked dinner, but there was nothing really on the menu that appealed to us, although I'm sure there would be plenty for others, as we have rather simple...

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Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This Hotel is a great place to stay, Room No.3 is beautifully decorated with a fantastic double head shower. The room has everything you could need, bathrobes, bottles of water, tea and coffee ect. The restaurant serves high quality deliciously good food at inexpensives prices. The hotel has 2 log burners which make it a lovely place to enjoy a...

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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I along with my brother and sister in law had two nights away in February. We were met with a warm welcome by Len the manager, he is a real asset and builds a great atmosphere. The food was wonderful, we ate their one evening, we sat downstairs which was much nicer than the restaurant area. The...

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Thank Hannah T
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very helpful staff, clean and comfortable room furnished to a high standard, we only had breakfast but that was excellent with attentive staff and good food. I am a little infirm and stepping in and out of the bath was a wee bit difficult, it seemed such a wide step into the bath. When I visit the area again I...

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got home from a fantastic 1 nights stay at Plato's. I can't speak highly enough about the whole experience. All the staff were excellent, and so helpful. Our meal was outstanding, as is their wine list. The bedrooms are a credit, with everything you would expect from a 5 star hotel and more, I especially liked the twin rain...

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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ideal location for the Lakes or the Yorkshire Dales. Traditional market town of Kirkby Lonsdale offers a quiet and relaxing atmosphere with Plato's giving a very comfortable and stylish stay. The bar area is more contemporary than traditional but with two wood burners and comfy chairs it was still a welcoming and friendly place to spend the night. Food and...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent weekend. Great rooms good food and excellent staff.will definitely return. Nice little touches on arrival and great finishing touches in the bedroom and bathroom areas. Thankyou for a special treat.

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Rotherham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of friends (3 couples) stayed for the weekend. Perfect break. Plato's is great. Very comfortable accommodation, excellent food, both breakfast and a la carte evening meal. Ideal location in Kirkby Lonsdale centre. Staff very welcoming and pleasant. The mix of bar, restaurant and hotel works really well. Definitely recommend this place.

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Ramsbottom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed this weekend in Plato's as a pre Valentines treat. We have had many lovely weekends there and are never disappointed. This time we stayed in room 7 which has a great view down the high street and a lovely cosy room. We have previously been in room 4 and 8, both of which are also really nice rooms....

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Plato’s is set in the heart of Kirkby Lonsdale - once discovered never forgotten. On the edge of the Lake District, the Dales and The Forest of Bowland. A pretty little market town set in the Lune Valley with wonderful walking, stunning views and really good shopping.As a boutique hotel, we understand that one of the joys of going away is to have a touch more luxury than you do at home. So that is why in our higgledy piggledy old building, we have made sure that every room is unique. The only thing that is standard is comfort - the ultra luxury Vi-Spring beds, the crisp cotton linen, the stacks of fluffy white towels, the state of the art flatscreen TVs, the luxurious en suite bathrooms some with baths and others with rainfall showers, the complimentary bottle of Plato's wine and gorgeous local Sedbergh Soap Company toiletries.Downstairs we have a Bar and Restaurant - Proper home cooking with a twist made from fresh ingredients sourced on our doorstep, a wine list selected by grape so that you can try new variations of your favourite wine, and honest beers and ales for the drinker who knows the difference.All prices are per room per night and include our sumptuous breakfast which is served until 2.30pm so you really can have a lazy lie in (please note that the room cleaning service finishes at 10am and check out on day of departure is 11am). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Plato's

Address: No 2 Mill Brow, Kirkby Lonsdale LA6 2AT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Kirkby Lonsdale
Price Range: £86 - £156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Plato's 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Plato`s Hotel Kirkby Lonsdale
Plato's Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria
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“Room 3 has a great waterfall double head shower,”
 of 5 bubbles Q942AYiand, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had room 3 that looks down the Main Street”
 of 5 bubbles 8hours, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 8 has low beams not good if you're tall”
 of 5 bubbles MB802, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Only three of the rooms have baths (all have showers) so check when you book if you particularly want a bath.”
 of 5 bubbles Waterman242, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 8 fab”
 of 5 bubbles fourlees2016, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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