Wordsworth Hotel - Grasmere

Grasmere Cumbria La22 9Sw, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9SW  show map
 4 stars
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Wordsworth Hotel - Grasmere

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting/Banquet facilities

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The lovely Wordsworth Hotel is a 4-star property within proximity of Rydal Mount & Gardens, Dora's Field and Beatrix Potter Gallery. The hotel opened in 1800 and remains an example of traditional architecture in Grasmere ever since.

Guests will enjoy the riverside location in the heart of Grasmere. The city center lies within 1 km from the venue.

The hotel is set next to museums and churches.

Wordsworth Hotel can be reached in 80 minutes by car from Blackpool airport.

Rooms

All 36 classic rooms offer coffee/tea makers, flat-screen TV, a dressing area, wireless internet and a seating area along with spacious bathrooms. Guests will appreciate a beautiful view over the mountain. Bathrooms are fitted with a hairdryer, a shower and slippers.

Eat & Drink

There is a good restaurant serving local cuisine from 11:00 - 14:00. The cozy bar is open from 11:00 until 14:00 and offers coffee and tea.

Services

Guests of Wordsworth Hotel are welcome to use a photocopier and a copier.

Relax

A sauna and a Jacuzzi are available for guests' relaxation.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   36.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

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

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until 07:00-11:00 hours

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Grasmere Cumbria La22 9Sw, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9SW

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City Center
  • Grasmere
    1.0km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    700 m
Restaurants
  • Dove Cafe, Bar and Bistro (cuisine: European)
    10 m
  • The Wordsworth Signature Restaurant (cuisine: British)
    10 m
Parks
  • Faeryland
    500 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until 07:00-11:00 hours
  • Number of rooms:
    36

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Rooms and availability

Wordsworth Boutique Junior SuiteWordsworth Boutique Junior Suite Hotel information
Boutique Junior Suite
Size: 12m2
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  • Private bathroom
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This boutique suite features an en suite Villeroy and Bosch bathroom as well as 2 flat-screen TV's and a remote control blind. Also includes complimentary Grasmere Gingerbread on arrival.

Room facilities
    Wordsworth Classic Double Room Hotel information
    Classic Double Room
    Bed type: Double or Twin beds
    Size: 6m2
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    Classic Rooms have all the facilities of a Courtyard Double and are at the side of the hotel. These en suite rooms have Egyptian linen, flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi and mineral water. Request double/twin when booking.

    Room facilities
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      Spacious Suite
      Size: 12m2
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      • Private bathroom
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      Spacious room with lounge area, flat-screen TV, iPod docking station, Villeroy and Bosch bathroom, complimentary bathrobes and slippers and beautiful views of the gardens and mountains.

      Room facilities

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Wordsworth Hotel - Grasmere Grasmere location
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        Hotel Address:

        Grasmere Cumbria La22 9Sw, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9SW

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Grasmere
          1.0km
        Airports
        • Bus stop
          700 m
        Restaurants
        • Dove Cafe, Bar and Bistro (cuisine: European)
          10 m
        • The Wordsworth Signature Restaurant (cuisine: British)
          10 m
        Parks
        • Faeryland
          500 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until 07:00-11:00 hours
        • Number of rooms:
          36

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGrasmereWordsworth

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

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 900 m

        Parks

        • The Storytellers' Garden - 100 m

        Local Attractions

        • Helm Crag - 1.7km
          Grasmere, Grasmere
        • Dora's Field - 2.3km
          A591 Rydal Church, Rydal
        • Bridge House - 5.0km
          Rydal Road, Ambleside
        • Rydal Mount & Gardens - 2.1km
          A591, Rydal
        • Skelwith Force - 4.2km
          Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside

        Near the hotelNear the hotel

        • St. Oswald's Church - 80 m
          GrasmereEngland
        • Faeryland - 500 m
          Boat landing, Grasmere
        • Grasmere and Wordsworth Museum - 80 m
          GrasmereEngland
        • Easedale Tarn - 550 m
          Easedale, Grasmere

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Dove Cafe, Bar and Bistro - 10 m

          Address: Wordsworth Hotel

          65% likes this, based on 87 reviews
          Cuisine: European

        • The Lamb Inn - 70 m

          Address: Red Lion Square
          Phone: 01539 435456

          Cuisine: English
          Price Range: GBP 13 - GBP 20

        • Greens Cafe & Bistro - 110 m

          Address: College Street
          Phone: 015394 35790

          79% likes this, based on 229 reviews
          Cuisine: Bistro, British
          Price Range: GBP 5 - GBP 13

        • The Wordsworth Signature Restaurant - 10 m

          Address: Stock Lane
          Phone: 015394 35592

          72% likes this, based on 57 reviews
          Cuisine: British
          Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 32

        • The Rowan Tree - 60 m

          Address: Church Bridge
          Phone: 01539-435 528

          Cuisine: Vegetarian

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until 07:00-11:00 hours
        • Number of rooms:
          36

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGrasmereWordsworth

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

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        Wordsworth Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Wordsworth

        Individual guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          An excellent break with good facilities and polite and attentive staff.

        • Family with children
          10.0

          Wonderful location, really friendly and the most fabulous log fire.

        • Couple
          8.8

          Laid back atmosphere but without losing the luxury

        • Couple
          8.8

          We just got back from our long weekend Easter vacation 3-night stay at the Wordsworth Spa hotel. We originally booked a room for 2 nights then we decided to stay for one more night simply because my husband love the hotel and restaurant, also the lovely surrounding. We’d say food was the catch – extraordinary cuisine with mouth-watering desserts! We’d recommend this beautiful hotel but keep in mind it’s not the cheapest hotel but the best location in Grasmere

          On our arrival, we were offered a selection of newspapers and then we found on our bill £3.50 for 3 newspapers! We think newspapers should be complimentary and not charged, as this is the normal practice in any 4* or 5* hotels worldwide. Also the SPA facilities were not available due to a personal bereavement, it would have been better if there was a replacement or other arrangement because we purposely booked the hotel to enjoy a SPA treatment! Not very convinced!

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          Lovely building in a fantastic location. General cleanliness excellent. Staff very friendly.

          Room very stuffy with no view. Poor service at breakfast. Complaint re breakfast not dealt with to our satisfaction. Not worth cost of room Not 4 star standard

        • Older travelers
          5.4

          The location is excellent, and staff most willing.The public rooms are lovely and the spa looks really inviting.

          The attention to detail was lacking. Hotel television did not recieve BBC1 and initially we were checked into a room that had a problem with an unpleasant odour. The restuarant food was very pretty however I felt it was slightly overpriced and underdelivered on quality.( The thrice fried chips were clearly steamed)

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          Very welcoming and friendly staff. Excellent breakfasts. Very comfortable room. Parking on site a major benefit.

          Can't think of anything. Small amount of noise - our room was over the kitchen. Early morning deliveries and disposal of bottles!

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          A beautiful hotel set In the centre of Grasmere. Food and accommodation is excellent. Would highly recommend this hotel for comfort and style. Also efficient and friendly. Have been twice now.

        • Couple
          7.8

          Location unbeatable Bathroom high end Staff friendly

          Pillows too soft. Bedroom decoration needs updating (but don't go too modern. Still need to maintain character) Kettle had damaged flex and overboiled - tea/coffee making facilities need updating. Lift - has character but does need updating. Price for lower end rooms a little steep given the view. May struggle to compete with The Daffodil

        • Single
          9.2

          Appears to be well run with the staff trying their best to make your stay comfortable. The location was superb with easy access to the town and surrounds.

        • Couple
          10.0

          Wonderful room with stunning view, friendly staff, fantastic fine dining restaurant, Fabulous stay !!!

        • Family with children
          7.4

          Location in the middle of Grasmere is excellent. Village view room was a good size.

          We went for a peaceful break but on the weekend we visited there was a very noisy group who spoiled dinner and breakfast for us and didn't encourage us to spend as much time in the hotel as we intended. To be fair to the hotel they must have realised that there was an issue and the following night the group were moved into a side room for breakfast and dinner - with the result of a more pleasant dining experience.

        • Single
          9.6

          Nice, efficient and friendly staff. Rooms of a good standard, well equipped and very clean. Great location really enjoyed my brief stay there

          Breakfast was a bit slow...

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          going from a good hotel to beautiful surroundings

          the beds were not turned down as was the case in previous visits prior to retiring. The previous tariff used to include dinner/bed/and breakfast now it is "pick and mix"

        • Family with children
          5.4

          Good central location.

          Room not as clean as it could be. Courtyard room small with view of fire escape. Not worth £100 per night. Bed not comfortable.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Wordsworth Hotel - Grasmere Grasmere location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Grasmere Cumbria La22 9Sw, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9SW

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Grasmere
          1.0km
        Airports
        • Bus stop
          700 m
        Restaurants
        • Dove Cafe, Bar and Bistro (cuisine: European)
          10 m
        • The Wordsworth Signature Restaurant (cuisine: British)
          10 m
        Parks
        • Faeryland
          500 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until 07:00-11:00 hours
        • Number of rooms:
          36

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGrasmereWordsworth

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

        Use Badge