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Stonecross Manor Hotel

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On the fringe of Kendal with ample FREE parking, easy access from M6 junction 36 and A591. All 30 rooms have en suite bath & shower and have been decorated to a high standard, some boast elaborate 4-poster beds. Established in 1857 as an orphanage Stonecross Manor Hotel has since been extensively modernised and converted into the fine hotel that it is today. Close to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks and is also an ideal stop off point when travelling to and from Scotland. Catherines Restaurant and the Westmorland Bar offer an ambience of relaxation coupled with quality Cumbrian and regional cuisine and a wine list to please all tastes. The Newly refurbished heated-indoor pool and poolside Spa with Steam Room and massage jets is now open to guests and members. Stonecross Manor Hotel is also a perfect Wedding venue, with function rooms to suit small or large receptions, both formal and informal while the Civil Ceremony Licence ensures your special day can be enjoyed all in one place. Conference and banquet facilities are also available offering a light and airy environment for your seminar or dinner with quality equipment and extensive menus to cater for all.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Historic Hotel
Charming
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Full view
51Somewhat walkable
Grade: 51 out of 100
151Restaurantswithin 10 km
40Attractionswithin 10 km
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The hotel staff were very welcoming upon arrival, the foyer is very clean and bright. The room was spacious and clean, the bathroom also. The water pressure in the taps, especially the bath/shower was amazing. A really nice warm wash. WiFi is offered free of charge.
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This was our fifth stay at this lovely hotel ,however since last time it has had a makeover. The dining area is lovely and we had a newly refurbished bedroom which was very nice. Breakfast is lovely ,and every member of staff we saw was very pleasant and helpful. Wouldn't
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Our second recent visit to this hotel did not disappoint. Very comfortable and recently refurbished, the breakfast was excellent and the helpful staff are clearly proud to work there. There is a small, but perfectly formed spa to relax in too. We will be back!
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Having stayed here a year ago, I had no reservations about staying again. In early 2018 the hotel was in the process of being rennovated. In early 2019 the najority of the hotel has now been updated with just one wing to go. The room I stayed in had been renovated and was
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Response from stonecross, Operations Manager at Stonecross Manor Hotel
Responded 5 days ago
Dear Helen B Thank you for your great review - am delighted you are pleased with the improvements.... As we continue to develop am sure you will the hotel get better still so look forward to you visiting again. Please contact us directly next time you are visiting and we will ensure an experience to remember. Wishing you a great 2019 and we look forward to seeing you soon. Team Stonecross
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Our room was OK; tiny double bed, but we did sleep OK in the end. Room nice and clean; brilliant shower which compensates for the size of bed etc. Tea/coffee/ biscuits were provided...excellent. Very noisy or rather..you can hear everything going on in the hotel and outside.:
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Response from stonecross, Operations Manager at Stonecross Manor Hotel
Responded 5 days ago
Dear Mike P Thank you for your review following your recent stay and for your comments. We appreciate all feedback, both positive and negative, and I would like to ensure all comments are taken on board. I am delighted you enjoyed our newly refurbished boutique rooms. With regards to the food we usually have such good feedback - all dishes are cooked freshly in-house and we receive great comments..... I apologise if you felt disappointed on your visit ... I will investigate with the team I do hope this does not deter you from visiting in the future as we continue with our refurb. Please contact the hotel direct should you wish to revisit and we will ensure an experience to remember Kindest regards Adam
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Does the hotel allow pets?
No I don’t think so
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As of July 2018, the refurbishment is still happening. I've just stayed in an unfurnished room - not good.
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I never said anything about this subject I gave a good review !!!
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Thank you for your enquiry. Our pool and spa facilities are open and fully functioning. Obviously, with all things mechanical in our lives, we never know when unexpected maintenance is required, however we have no reason to believe anything untoward will happen in the meantime as everything is fully maintained and operational. Our guests thoroughly enjoy using our facilities and we are sure you will too. We look forward to welcoming you. Please contact us as soon as possible in order to make your reservation. Kind regards Reception
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How far from the river
Hello Richardson1985, 0.5 miles to the River which is the River Kent at strolling pace 12 minutes walk. From Reception
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"Room 107 is lovely and big and ticked away at the back of the hotel on the first floor."
"Side and back rooms are quieter."
"Maybe ask for a room away from the front main road"
"Ask for a quiet room."
"Mountain view is quite lovely, very tranquil"
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PRICE RANGE
US$76 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
stonecross manor kendalhotel stonecross manor
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictKendal
NUMBER OF ROOMS
32
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