Wild Boar Hotel - Windermere

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Crook Lane Windermere La23 3Nf, Windermere, United Kingdom, LA23 3NF  show map
 4 stars
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Wild Boar Hotel - Windermere

 Free Wi-Fi
 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

Wind surfing

Fishing

Canoeing

Cycling

Hiking

 Spa and relaxation

Solarium

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

Overview

Wild Boar is a 4-star hotel offering an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor swimming pool and a golf course. Wild Boar has been welcoming guests to its individual rooms since 1700.

The secluded location gives quick access to The World of Beatrix Potter and Lake Windermere. The property is set within 5 km distance from Windermere city center.

This traditional hotel is placed within proximity to a valley and parks.

Guests can reach Wild Boar by car from Blackpool airport in 70 minutes.

Rooms

The property offers 33 guestsrooms appointed with individual climate control, a dressing area, multi-channel TV, coffee/tea makers and IDD telephone. Some rooms feature views over Lake Windermere and Bowness Bay. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms featuring a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A fine variety of seasonal dishes is offered at the unique restaurant onsite.

Services

There are such business facilities as a business center and a meeting room on the premises.

Relax

On-site fitness facilities include a gym and fitness center. Guests will take advantage of windsurfing, hiking and boating available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   33.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking on request
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Wind surfing
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Crook Lane Windermere La23 3Nf, Windermere, United Kingdom, LA23 3NF

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City Center
  • Windermere
    4.2km
Airports
  • Blackpool Airport (BLK)
    65.3km
  • Bus stop
    3.9km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    33

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 156m2
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  • Private bathroom
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Wild Boar Hotel - Windermere Windermere location
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    Hotel Address:

    Crook Lane Windermere La23 3Nf, Windermere, United Kingdom, LA23 3NF

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Windermere
      4.2km
    Airports
    • Blackpool Airport (BLK)
      65.3km
    • Bus stop
      3.9km
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      33

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedWindermereWild Boar

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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    Wild Boar Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Pinfold Gallery - 3.4km
    • The White Space - 3.4km
    • Cookhouse Gallery - 3.5km
    • The Red Gecko - 3.5km
    • Beatrix Potter Exhibition - 3.5km
    • Windermere Lake Cruises Ltd - 3.6km

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 4.1km

    Places of interest

    • D & D S & S Club - 3.4km
    • Windermere Social Club Ltd - 3.7km
    • Lake Windermere - 4.6km
    • Windermere Racing Club - 4.7km

    Convention centers

    • Blackwell The Arts and Crafts House - 3.4km

    Amusement

    • Royalty Cinema - 3.3km
    • Aquarius Amusments - 3.9km

    Museums

    Theaters

    • Old Laundry Theatre - 3.4km

    Local Attractions

    • Lakeside Motor Museum - 2.9km
      Windemere Road, Backbarrow
    • Blackwell Arts and Crafts House - 3.6km
      Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JTEngland
    • Holehird Gardens - 5.0km
      Patterdale Road, Windermere
    • The World of Beatrix Potter - 3.5km
      The Old Laundry, Bowness-on-Windermere
    • Windermere Steamboat Museum - 4.0km
      Rayrigg Road, Windermere
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      33

    Hotel Awards

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    Wild Boar Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Wild Boar

    Individual guest reviews

    • Couple
      10.0

      the professionalism of the staff and the overall atmosphere of the hotel, the food was excellent

    • Single
      8.2

      The staff were helpful and friendly, even when stressed out by an evening powercut during our overnight stay! The food was good and the location excellent for the Lake District. The room was a little small, but extremely comfortable, except that the duvet was very hot for good sleeping ! and the bed a bit soft for our aching bones! The narrow corridor outside our room meant that we could hear footsteps going past. There are also a couple of low doorways, so watch out if you are tall! We would be happy to stay again

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      Very good food

      The size of the bathroom was very poor

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      The food, although expensive, was absolutely superb.

      Our room was on the ground floor near an entrance and some stairs. This meant it was quite noisy.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Very comfortable and homely. Refurbished bedrooms are lovely.

      Staff are ver friendly and helpful but lack the professional edge.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      Restaurant facilities were fine and food was good. Although we were phoned 2 days prior to our stay to arrange a table for dinner at 8.30pm it was not ready until 8.55 pm although several tables were empty at this time. Bedside lights were unusual and very nice, freeing up space on the bedside cabinets.

      Rooms are small and bathroom was not large enough for the bath with shower. Shower unit over-complicated and unwieldly. Little space left for maneouvres or hanging bath towels etc. For this price we expected better. Room was very clean and comfortable. We do not need the overt sales practices and they did not sit well with the overall ambience of the hotel!

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Location just outside Windemere, but not to far to travel. Beautiful room, very friendly, helpful staff. Service was very good. The room was first class and very comfortable.

      Some of the seating in the dining area/lounge was uncomfortable and in need of updating.

    • Group of friends
      7.0

      The location is beautiful and the staff friendly. The breakfast was excellent and the bar, in the evening, was very comfortable and convenient.

      While our stay was very comfortable, the room was tired and there was even a broken hinge on the en-suite door, which we had to attend to, before we could close it. Also, we had booked a twin room, but were given a double bed. A quick resolution was provided, but still embarrassing. We had a nice stay, but feel the room was over-priced.

    • Older travelers
      6.2

      The meal was excellent, and the restaurant was nicely put together.

      The room especially the bathroom needed updating, it was a good size though.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Staff were especially courteous, friendly and helpful. Room (17) was tastefully decorated.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      liked everything, lovely location, lovely room, excellent facilities liked the fact we could use low wood facilities, breakfast was delicious.

    • Couple
      7.4

      The staff were very professional, friendly and attentive. The food is excellent.

      We were very disappointed with the room. It was dated, basic and the bathroom was not very clean. The bed was very clean and comfortable though. We did not mention this as we knew the hotel was full and we would be unable to move rooms.

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      There were no problems with the room. I asked for an extra sheet on arrival and this was seen too. Staff were helpful

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      This was a lovely lovely hotel and we will be coming back.It had a very relaxed feel and the food was the best I have eaten at a hotel in years.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      Staff were very friendly, well trained and efficient. Hotel location meant it was pleasantly quiet, but quickly accessable to all that the Lake District has to offer.

      Booked this hotel, specifically because they were dog friendly. The room the hotel advertised on Booked.net website had patio doors for easy access with dogs, perfect. Called to make doubly sure this style of room was available , which it was. When we got there, we were placed in a standard room, no patio doors. When I went back to reception, I was informed that such a room would be an additional cost. So I was disappointed in not getting what was clearly advertised and clearly requested for the amount advertised. Staff should be kept aware of offers on websites

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Wild Boar Hotel - Windermere Windermere location
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    Hotel Address:

    Crook Lane Windermere La23 3Nf, Windermere, United Kingdom, LA23 3NF

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Windermere
      4.2km
    Airports
    • Blackpool Airport (BLK)
      65.3km
    • Bus stop
      3.9km
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      33

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedWindermereWild Boar

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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