Best Western Grasmere Red Lion Hotel

Red Lion Square, Grasmere, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9SS  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Grasmere Red Lion Hotel

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Paid Wi-Fi

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Hiking

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Turkish bath

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Overview

Best Western Grasmere Red Lion is a 3-star hotel offering en-suite accommodation not far from Dora's Field, Rydal Mount & Gardens and Skelwith Force. Renovated in 2003, the stylish hotel has welcomed guests since 1800.

Just 2km from the center of Grasmere known for Grasmere and Wordsworth Museum, Easedale Tarn and Faeryland. Guests will get to Windermere in 10 minutes by car.

The hotel is placed next to bars, restaurants and shops. You can make use of an indoor heated pool, a courtyard and a leisure center on site as well.

80km to Blackpool airport.

Rooms

This property has 45 guestrooms including Family Double Room, Standard Twin Room and Superior Double Room appointed with a writing desk, a fireplace, air conditioning, satellite TV and Wi-Fi. They also have en suite bathrooms with bathrobes, a walk-in shower and slippers.

Eat

The seasonal restaurant provides excellent meals. Ales can be savored in the lounge bar.

Services

For business guests Best Western Grasmere Red Lion offers a photocopier, conference facilities and a meeting room, while leisure travelers can enjoy a garage, a barber shop and a beauty salon.

Relax

Spa facilities at Best Western Grasmere Red Lion include a hot tub, a sauna and hammam. Active tourists will enjoy hiking, fishing and golf provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms   49.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Barber shop
  • Luggage storage
  • No wheelchair access
  • Elevator

Activities

  • Hiking

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/TV room

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • No disability-friendly bathroom

Kitchen facilities

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Grasmere Red Lion Hotel Grasmere location
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Hotel Address:

Red Lion Square, Grasmere, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9SS

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City Center
  • Grasmere
    1.1km
Airports
  • Blackpool Airport (BLK)
    76.5km
Bus stop
  • 800 m
Restaurants
  • The Lamb Inn (cuisine: English)
    30 m
  • Jumble Room
    90 m
Parks
  • Faeryland
    480 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    49

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Rooms and availability

Best Western Grasmere Red Lion Standard Double RoomBest Western Grasmere Red Lion Standard Double RoomBest Western Grasmere Red Lion Standard Double RoomBest Western Grasmere Red Lion Standard Double Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 10m2
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Standard Non-Smoking Room with One Double Bed

Room facilities
    Best Western Grasmere Red Lion Family Double RoomBest Western Grasmere Red Lion Family Double RoomBest Western Grasmere Red Lion Family Double RoomBest Western Grasmere Red Lion Family Double Room
    Family Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed
    Size: 10m2
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      Best Western Grasmere Red Lion Superior Double RoomBest Western Grasmere Red Lion Superior Double RoomBest Western Grasmere Red Lion Superior Double RoomBest Western Grasmere Red Lion Superior Double Room
      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: Double Bed
      Size: 10m2
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Best Western Grasmere Red Lion Hotel Grasmere location
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        Hotel Address:

        Red Lion Square, Grasmere, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9SS

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Grasmere
          1.1km
        Airports
        • Blackpool Airport (BLK)
          76.5km
        Bus stop
        • 800 m
        Restaurants
        • The Lamb Inn (cuisine: English)
          30 m
        • Jumble Room
          90 m
        Parks
        • Faeryland
          480 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          49

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGrasmereBest Western Grasmere Red Lion

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

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        Best Western Grasmere Red Lion Location

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 1.0km

        Parks

        • The Storytellers' Garden - 200 m

        Local Attractions

        • Helm Crag - 1.8km
          Grasmere, Grasmere
        • Dora's Field - 2.4km
          A591 Rydal Church, Rydal
        • Bridge House - 5.1km
          Rydal Road, Ambleside
        • Rydal Mount & Gardens - 2.2km
          A591, Rydal
        • Skelwith Force - 4.2km
          Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside

        Near the hotel

        • St. Oswald's Church - 20 m
          GrasmereEngland
        • Easedale Tarn - 460 m
          Easedale, Grasmere
        • Grasmere and Wordsworth Museum - 20 m
          GrasmereEngland
        • Faeryland - 480 m
          Boat landing, Grasmere

        Restaurants Nearby

        • The Lamb Inn - 30 m

          Address: Red Lion Square
          Phone: 01539 435456

          Cuisine: English
          Price Range: CAD 23 - CAD 34

        • Tweedies Bar - 130 m

          Address: Red Bank Road
          Phone: 44 (0)15394 35300

          70% likes this, based on 497 reviews
          Cuisine: British
          Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 64

        • Dove Cafe, Bar and Bistro - 110 m

          Address: Wordsworth Hotel

          64% likes this, based on 91 reviews
          Cuisine: European

        • Jumble Room - 90 m

          Address: Langdale Road
          Phone: +44 (0)15394 35188

          83% likes this, based on 425 reviews
          Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 94

        • Greens Cafe & Bistro - 100 m

          Address: College Street
          Phone: 015394 35790

          79% likes this, based on 242 reviews
          Cuisine: Bistro, British
          Price Range: CAD 9 - CAD 22

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          49

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGrasmereBest Western Grasmere Red Lion

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

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        Best Western Grasmere Red Lion Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Grasmere Red Lion

        Individual guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          5.8

          Excellent lounge

          Staff overworked and harassed so made mistakes.

        • Couple
          4.2

          Location was brilliant. Situated in the heart of Grasmere.

          The room décor was out of date and scruffy looking. The room wasn't cleaned from the previous stay and when we complained we got sent to another room which was a single so we could refresh up for a friends wedding evening party at a near by hotel, again this room was also not made up from the previous stay. We did not check into our hotel room until 7.15pm. I've since complained to the hotel and not even had a reply. I would never recommend this hotel to anyone.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          Nice check in staff! Great room they upgraded us

          Nothing really - just a little attitude from the lady when I checked out, which was in contrast to the lady when I checked in - but really everything was great

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          The Lamb Inn which is part of the hotel had draughts real ale, unfortunately I didn't find it till late on. Location is excellent for Grasemere shops, and is just round thd corner from Tweadies the only Grasmere bub in the CAMRA Good Beer Guide.

          Parking is a bit of a lottery on a Saturday. Our view was on to a wall above a table and chairs set out on a roof. Luckily no smokers went out there!

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          The location, atmosphere and all staff were all excellent. Felt like you are really cared for

          One incident where were told it was ok to sit at a particular table for breakfast, started breakfast only for another member of staff to tell us to move as we could't sit there. Though this was more an aberration as for the rest of the trip customer service was excellent.

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          Brochure in bedroom did not have vegetarian menu else might have had it also no diabetic marmalade on view tho to be fair altho I mentioned it on our booking I did not pursue it at breakfast

        • Couple
          8.8

          Great location, lovely hotel would def stay again

          Needs a bigger car park as no room when we arrived

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          The hotel was lovely with good quality food. The location was stunning

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Dog friendly, pleasant staff, comfortable bed and room. Not too formal.

          Cleanliness of bathroom Quality of bar food in attached public house (same ownership) - food was well overcooked.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          The location was good I was a little disappointed with the standard as I live in Alsager cheshire and was expecting the same standard as the Manor hotel. We did try to eat at the lamb in but found the sevice to be very poor. We waited one hour and five mins for our food to be served and then when the food did come it was not as advertised. I e hand cut chips tirned out to be frozen french fries and hot chocolate with cream and marshmellows turned out to be tepid chocolate and no cream or marshmellows, when I asked what had happened to the cream and marshmellows I was told I didnt request them even though this was advertised on the chalk board.i did find parts of the hotl to be dirty.

        • Group of friends
          6.6

          Good Breakfast

          Having left my wife at home so I could spend two days riding around Yorkshire and the Lakes on my motorbike with a friend on his bike, and having spent 11 hours on the road, we were greated at the reception by "Biker prejudice" we were asked to give full details of our bikes in case of trouble! What trouble I asked I didn't get an answer. I then asked about eating in the restaurant it was made very clear to both of us that that would not be an option, as the pub next door would be better suited. Not good. The Wordsworth around the corner couldn't believe it when we told them. We had an excellent meal there with excellent service. I am a 62 year old business man and have toured Europe on my bike with my wife, never experienced anything like it. My daily transport is an slk 280 would that have been more suitable?

        • Single
          7.8

          Comfortable rooms, relaxing atmosphere and lovely staff. It is well located for access to all areas in Lake District and Grasmere is a lovely village

          Unless there are special offers, the cost is sometimes too high for me

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Very helpful receptionist, very good, friendly, waiting staff both at dinner and breakfast. Loved the shower in my room. Hotel was comfortable, cosy, and we will return.

        • Older travelers
          7.0

          The Location, and the size and view from the room.

          The "Double " bed was rather small.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Beautiful views. Large comfortable room. Excellent food. Friendly staff.

          Car park too small and cramped for the size of the hotel,

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Best Western Grasmere Red Lion Hotel Grasmere location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Red Lion Square, Grasmere, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9SS

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Grasmere
          1.1km
        Airports
        • Blackpool Airport (BLK)
          76.5km
        Bus stop
        • 800 m
        Restaurants
        • The Lamb Inn (cuisine: English)
          30 m
        • Jumble Room
          90 m
        Parks
        • Faeryland
          480 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          49

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGrasmereBest Western Grasmere Red Lion

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

        Use Badge