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BEST WESTERN Glenridding Hotel.

Perfectly placed near Penrith.

The BEST WESTERN Glenridding Hotel, near Penrith, lies on the shores of Ullswater, providing the perfect base to explore The Lake District from. Breathtaking scenery awaits, and you'll be near the homes of William Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter!

The Hotel is surrounded by a number of walks, with beautiful views from almost all the rooms in our charming 19th Century building.For guests who want to see the fells and lakes around the hotel up close and most of them do, well offer all the help and advice they need, as well as maps and flasks to help them on their way! From novices to seasoned hikers, the area has something for everyone.

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Location

Ullswater
Penrith
Cumbria
CA11 0PB
England
AA

Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Indoor Pool, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Sauna, Lift to all floors, Spa Pool/Jacuzzi
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted £10 per pet per night
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00

Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

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Garden Room

This modern, bright and contemporary restaurant overlooks the surrounding fells, with a relaxed fine dining ambience.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary
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Ratchers Restaurant

This Restaurant has three levels with views of the surrounding fells and the Hotel garden. Ratchers is renowned for its informal atmosphere and service, while our a la carte menus and Specials boards are equally famous!

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary
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Garden Room

Sit back, relax and enjoy a good measure of hospitality in our cosy lounge area! With our open log fire, real ale and wide range of malt whiskey's and vintage cognac's, youll be in excellent company!

Opening hours

18:00-22:00
Weekend times may vary
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Ratchers Tavern bar

A rustic bar with low beamed ceilings, large open log fire and relaxing family environment for everyone to enjoy.

Opening hours

12:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Spa & Leisure

Leisure Facilities

  • Swimming pool and sauna

  • Table tennis

  • Swimming pool and sauna

  • Snooker table

  • Pool table

  • Table tennis

  • Lounge

Swimming Pool Leisure Facilites

The BEST WESTERN Glenridding Hotel's indoor swimming pool (heated, of course!) features a splash pool for the kids, an invigorating bubble seat and jet stream within the pool itself.

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Weddings

Situated in the picturesque valley of Ullswater with spectacular mountain and lake views, the BEST WESTERN Glenridding Hotel has everything you could possibly want in a wedding venue from the red carpet welcome to the last dance!

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Wedding service and reception venue

We're proud to offer three beautifully appointed rooms, all approved to hold civil ceremonies. As for entertainment, you're free to invite your own!

Catering

We cater for buffets, full wedding breakfasts, and everything in between! Just let us know what you fancy and we'll take care of the rest!

Registrar

Registry office:
Eden District
Friargate Penrith Cumbria CA11 7XR
01768 242120




Get in touch with Elizabeth Ali on

For any enquiries please call Elizabeth Ali on 01768 482289

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type CA11 0PB

Send to Tom Tom

Nearest motorway: M6, J40, 14.00 miles
Nearest train station: Penrith, 14.00 miles
Nearest airport: Manchester, 88.00 miles
Free parking on site (30 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

Address
Ullswater
Penrith
Cumbria
CA11 0PB
England


What's nearby?

Cities & Attractions

  • Aira Force- waterfalls (3 miles)

  • Hellvelyn (3 miles)

  • Beatrix Potter House (14 miles)

  • Wordsworth House - Dove Cottage (13 miles)

  • Ullswater Steamers (0 miles)

Shopping

  • Penrith (14 miles)

  • Ambleside (10 miles)

  • Windermere/ Bowness (14 miles)

  • Kendal (19 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

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With lakes and fells all around the hotel, it will come as no surprise that were extremely popular with photography groups. The hotel is just as accommodating for team building weekends with plenty of room for indoor meetings and briefings!

Available room set ups

Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Bridge House Suite 30 30 24 24 0
Campbell Library 0 0 0 14 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

  • Trip Advisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 266 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 112
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Rating

Rude staff !! hairs in my bed.

30/03/2015 cc123925, Dundee, United Kingdom

My family and I stayed in the hotel just last week. On check in the staff did not smile or greet us nicely as you would expect instead they seemed pretty pre-occupied and on approaching the desk they... more

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Wonderful Stay...First Class Service

28/03/2015 Louise S, Chester, United Kingdom

My partner and I stayed here on a midweek offer for 2 nights...when we arrived we seemed to be checking in at the same time as a very rude and abusive lady. The 2 young ladies behind the reception... more

Rating

Unpleasant

27/03/2015 couplandclan,

Rude manageress with no pleasant customer service skills whatsoever. ..I've never been spoken to or treated like that since I was a little school kid. ..what a rude arrogant woman. ..she made my... more

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Would definitely stay again

14/03/2015 Vallack, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Stayed for 3 nights w/c 9 Feb, with my 85 year old mother.I had requested a room with a view so she could sit and enjoy the beautiful surroundings and was delighted with room 25 - superb view over... more

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Excellent

12/03/2015 Stevieweavie, Leeds, United Kingdom

We stayed in a dog friendly room on February 3rd 2015. The staff were very friendly and extremely competent. We did not encounter a single problem. On the evening we ate in the bar and the pizzas... more