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Overwater Hall

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Overwater, Ireby CA7 1HH England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pets Allowed
4 Star accommodation
7 Oct8 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for two nights in room two with our two dogs. This is a really dog friendly hotel and we had a wonderful weekend. Food is amazing and our hosts were welcoming and friendly. Location perfect, no phone signal etc. Thank you again everyone...More

Thank Rupert W
Response from Overwater, Owner at Overwater HallResponded 2 weeks ago

Our grateful thanks to you for a lovely review. We are pleased you enjoyed your recent stay with us and hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back to Overwater Hall in the future. With best wishes Angela

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had eaten at Overwater Hall a number of times over the last 15 years or so but at last we took the opportunity to stay. After a friendly welcome the first impression is one of peace and quiet in beautiful surroundings. We had chosen...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Set in beautiful and peaceful countryside, this hotel provides the highest level of traditional service; wonderfully delicious and inventive food; and delightful accommodation. This is a Georgian building, so do not expect lifts; air conditioning; power showers or minimalist decoration. There is a WiFi connection...More

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Response from Overwater, Owner at Overwater HallResponded 5 weeks ago

Our sincere thanks to you for your very complimentary and comprehensive review. You are very kind. We are only sorry that we weren't able to arrange better weather for you on this occasion...maybe next time? With best wishes Angela

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights with our 3 month old puppy. The place is fantastic and the staff couldn't be more friendly. They were extremely accommodating of our dog and really made the stay as luxurious as possible. There was homemade shortbread and liqueur...More

Thank throbington
Response from Overwater, Owner at Overwater HallResponded 10 August 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review: we are delighted that your stay ticked all the boxes. Needless to say, Aslam was everyone's favourite! We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you all back to Overwater before too long. With kind regards Angela

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We have had a lovely break at overwater hall . Everyone was so attentive couldn’t do enough for us. The rooms and house were spotless considering the fact that dogs were allowed it was amazing, breakfast was fabulous and set you up for a days...More

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Genuine Georgian English country house hotel, family owned and cared for. Set in 18 acres of formal gardens and woodland, and within a short drive of Keswick and the central lakes. Recently refurbished throughout, ...More with modern en-suite bathrooms, free high speed wireless internet and sumptuous three star, two-rosette AA restaurant. Less
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Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$177 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Overwater Hall Hotel Bassenthwaite
Overwater Hall Ireby, Lake District
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ireby
Traveller (93)
Room & Suite (120)
Dining (32)
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1 December 2017|
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Response from Ailsa B | Reviewed this property |
I would like to be able to help but I dont know the answer. But feel sure that if you ask the hotel and explain what you need they will be honest with you
2 May 2017|
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Response from Overwater | Property representative |
Thank you for your query. We are in a very rural location, with no public transport. The nearest railway station is at Carlisle, which is about 25 miles away. It would be possible to hire a car from there and to drive to... More
27 August 2016|
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Response from 726BobG726 | Reviewed this property |
As a frequent guest I have no idea. However, if you ring the hotel I am sure Angela will give you an immediate answer.
Room Tips
"We chose the Garden Room which is accessible directly from the lobby - quiet and a good view to the fells."
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"We had room 2 which was very good, but I glimpsed other rooms and they all looked great."
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"The ground floor room has its own terrace but all rooms are excellent"
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"You Never Get The Same Type Of Bread Twice"
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