Waterhead Hotel - CUMBRIA

Hawkshead Road, Coniston
, CUMBRIA, United Kingdom, LA21 8AJ  show map
 3 stars
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Waterhead Hotel - CUMBRIA

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Free parking
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

 Pets

Pets allowed

Overview

The comfortable 3-star Waterhead Hotel offers quick access to Coniston Water and Lake Windermere. It features ironing service, laundry and housekeeping as well as a lift and free parking.

Guests can reach Waterhead Hotel by car from Blackpool airport in 70 minutes.

Rooms

The property comprises 24 bright rooms equipped with a private toilet, multi-channel TV, coffee/tea makers, a dressing area and heating. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms featuring free toiletries, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests will taste light cuisine in the excellent on-site restaurant. The hotel invites guests to the Waterhead Lounge bar to relax with a drink.

Services

Business facilities feature a copier and a meeting room.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   24.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Limited time reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room view

  • Courtyard view
  • Lake view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from 15:00-21:00 hours

Check-Out

  • until 08:00-11:00 hours

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Hawkshead Road, Coniston
, CUMBRIA, United Kingdom, LA21 8AJ

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City Center
  • CUMBRIA
    14.3km
Airports
  • Blackpool Airport (BLK)
    66.4km
  • Newcastle Airport (NCL)
    115.4km
  • Bus stop
    9.5km
Restaurants
  • Jumping Jennys (cuisine: English)
    260 m
  • The Bluebird Cafe (cuisine: British)
    610 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from 15:00-21:00 hours
  • Check-Out:
    until 08:00-11:00 hours
  • Number of rooms:
    24

Rooms and availability

Waterhead Hotel Double or Twin Room
Double or Twin Room
Bed type: Double Bed
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This room has tea/coffee making facilities and an en suite bathroom with free toiletries.

Room facilities
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    Family Room
    Bed type: King Size bed
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    Of the 3 family rooms, 2 have stunning views of Coniston Old Man. Bedrooms are suitable for 2 adults and 1 or 2 children but can also comfortably sleep 3 or 4 adults.

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      Double Room Lake View
      Bed type: Double Bed
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      With a lake view, this bright room includes a TV and tea and coffee making facilities. The en suite bathroom has complimentary toiletries.

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        Double Room Four Poster Bed
        Bed type: Double Bed
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        With a four-poster bed, this bright room includes a TV and tea and coffee making facilities. The en suite bathroom has complimentary toiletries.

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          Double Room
          Bed type: Double Bed
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          This room has tea/coffee making facilities and an en suite bathroom with free toiletries.

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            Waterhead Hotel Junior Suite
            Junior Suite
            Bed type: Double Bed
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            Made of 2 rooms, consisting of a bedroom and bathroom and a separate lounge.

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              Double or Twin Room Annex
              Bed type: Double Bed
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              Made up of 2 rooms consisting of a bedroom and bathroom and a separate lounge. The annex room is located in the courtyard adjacent to the main building.

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                Courtyard Annex
                Bed type: Double Bed
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                Made up of 2 rooms, consisting of a bedroom and bathroom and a separate lounge. The annex room is located in the courtyard adjacent to the main building.

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                  Courtyard Annex
                  Bed type: Double Bed
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                  This apartment has a electric kettle.

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                    Waterhead Hotel Double or Twin Room Lake View Hotel information
                    Double or Twin Room Lake View
                    Bed type: Double Bed
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                    With a lake view, this bright room includes a TV and tea and coffee making facilities. The en suite bathroom has complimentary toiletries.

                    Room facilities

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Waterhead Hotel - CUMBRIA CUMBRIA location
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                      Hotel Address:

                      Hawkshead Road, Coniston
, CUMBRIA, United Kingdom, LA21 8AJ

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • CUMBRIA
                        14.3km
                      Airports
                      • Blackpool Airport (BLK)
                        66.4km
                      • Newcastle Airport (NCL)
                        115.4km
                      • Bus stop
                        9.5km
                      Restaurants
                      • Jumping Jennys (cuisine: English)
                        260 m
                      • The Bluebird Cafe (cuisine: British)
                        610 m
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from 15:00-21:00 hours
                      • Check-Out:
                        until 08:00-11:00 hours
                      • Number of rooms:
                        24

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                      Local Attractions

                      • Go Ape at Grizedale Forest Cumbria - 4.0km
                        Grizedale Forest Park, Hawkshead
                      • Hawkshead Grammar School - 4.2km
                        HawksheadEngland
                      • Whinlatter Forest Park - 4.3km
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                      • Grizedale Forest - 4.2km
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                      • Beatrix Potter Gallery - 4.3km
                        Main Street, Hawkshead

                      Near the hotelNear the hotel

                      • John Ruskin Museum - 790 m
                        Yewdale Rd, Coniston
                      • Old Man of Coniston - 1.2km
                        ConistonEngland
                      • Tarn Hows - 1.1km
                        Boon Crag, Coniston

                      Restaurants Nearby

                      • Jumping Jennys - 260 m

                        Address: Brantwood House

                        75% likes this, based on 38 reviews
                        Cuisine: English

                      • Holland's Coffee & Eating House - 590 m

                        Address: Tilberthwaite Avenue
                        Phone: 015394 41303

                        61% likes this, based on 16 reviews

                      • Crown Inn - 710 m

                        72% likes this, based on 93 reviews
                        Cuisine: British

                      • The Bluebird Cafe - 610 m

                        Address: Lake Road
                        Phone: 015394 41649

                        82% likes this, based on 210 reviews
                        Cuisine: British

                      • Meadowdore Restaurant & Cafe - 620 m

                        Address: Hawkshead Old Road
                        Phone: 015394 49191

                        85% likes this, based on 43 reviews
                        Cuisine: English

                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from 15:00-21:00 hours
                      • Check-Out:
                        until 08:00-11:00 hours
                      • Number of rooms:
                        24
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                      Waterhead Hotel Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Waterhead Hotel

                      Individual guest reviews

                      • Older travelers
                        9.2

                        Good location - setting & convenience to rest of Lake District. Clean, comfortable. Recently refurbished? Good value for money

                        Could not access the WiFi internet

                      • Group of friends
                        8.8

                        The building and location were excellent, as were all the staff that we came into contact with. If in that area again I would not hesitate to stay there again.

                        Unfortunately the meals, especially the dinner which we had on the first night, let the hotel down. The quality of the food did not meet expectations and we ate out for the remainder of our stay..

                      • Older travelers
                        6.2

                        We liked the location, the countryside is breathtaking. The room was very clean and the breakfast was substantial. The dining room staff were very obliging but the reception staff were a bit offhand.

                        The room asked for was a twin but it contained a double bed which in all fairness was converted to a twin but one of the beds had a single duvet on whereas the other one had the original double (or king size) duvet which made it most uncomfortable

                      • Couple
                        9.6

                        Staff was excellent and extremely helpful and friendly. Bar and restaurant services and quality of food was great. Fabulous view - mountaines, lake. I just loved it!

                      • Single
                        9.6

                        location was great, comfortable hotel, ideal position near to the centre of Coniston

                      • Group of friends
                        7.8

                        The setting was beautiful and close enough to the centre of Coniston to be accessible; but far enough away to not feel right in the village itself. All of the staff we met were friendly and helpful.

                        The noise from the neighbouring bathrooms was very, very disappointing. Every time they ran the cold water or flushed the toilet the noise in our bedroom was ridiculously loud. This affected a 'good nights sleep' as someone using the facilities in their room meant we were woken up in ours. This did put a dampener on our stay and would mean if I was looking for somewhere to stay it is unlikley I would want to return here for this reason alone. When you are doing a lot of walking sleep is very important and to have it disturbed in this was was disappointing.

                      • Group of friends
                        10.0

                        Almost everything. It's ranked as 2 stars, but I don't know why. You can get 4 star quality for 2 star price.

                        Low water pressure of the shower, but could stand it because the temperature was stable and bathroom itself was beautifully maintained.

                      • Older travelers
                        7.4

                        The food was good, The reception staff, and restaurant staff were very friendly and helpful

                        There was not adequate storage space in our room, and coat hooks on doors would have been helpful.

                      • Older travelers
                        9.6

                        I had some slight doubts about the hotel after reading other comments which said that it was shabby and in need of some refurbishment, but was very pleasently suprised to find our room looked as if it had just been "done up". This is a big Victorian house but our room was light, modern and very comfortable. The location is ideal - wonderful views of the lake and mountains and a couple of minutes walk brings you into the centre of Coniston where there are tea shops, cafes, and several excellent pubs serving good food and beer. The staff at the hotel are all very friendly and nothing seemed to be too much trouble for them. I can't recommend the Waterhead hotel enough! My wife and I will be going back again - and soon I hope!

                      • Couple
                        8.8

                        The weather, views, location & pets being allowed. The hotel staff were lovely.

                      • Family with children
                        8.2

                        Excellent location by the lake and mountains. Welcoming and attentive staff. Wide choice on breakfast menu

                        Beds could have been more comfortable/ bigger.

                      • Older travelers
                        9.2

                        Staff very welcoming and helpful, food wonderful, location could not be better. will return.

                      • Family with children
                        8.2

                        the staff who made effort to make all family and stay comfortable .

                      • Couple
                        8.8

                        Food Excellent, View from dining room of the Old Man lovely. Excellent location for the Old Man, Dow Crag and Hawkshead.

                        Room 12 needed a coat of paint to make it brighter/lighter. Cigarette ends left outside in water by the doorway in the bar area and rubbish not removed from the front doorway (a green plastic bag remained there through out our stay in the rubbish receptical)

                      • Group of friends
                        7.8

                        Excellent value for money. Hotel receptionist was very friendly. Rooms were well equipped, clean and spacious. Breakfast was good. Set right next to the lake beautiful location

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Waterhead Hotel - CUMBRIA CUMBRIA location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      Hawkshead Road, Coniston
, CUMBRIA, United Kingdom, LA21 8AJ

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • CUMBRIA
                        14.3km
                      Airports
                      • Blackpool Airport (BLK)
                        66.4km
                      • Newcastle Airport (NCL)
                        115.4km
                      • Bus stop
                        9.5km
                      Restaurants
                      • Jumping Jennys (cuisine: English)
                        260 m
                      • The Bluebird Cafe (cuisine: British)
                        610 m
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-In:
                        from 15:00-21:00 hours
                      • Check-Out:
                        until 08:00-11:00 hours
                      • Number of rooms:
                        24