Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

23 Church Street, Windermere, LA23 3DF, United Kingdom
+44 344 879 9144
$208
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rate per night

8.1
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based on 2,920 reviews

Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa
Thu 9/12
Fri 10/12
ProviderNightly total
Trip.com$208
Agoda.com$238
Agoda.com$252

About Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Situated in the Lake District National Park, this award-winning hotel is the perfect choice for a scenic retreat. Popular amenities, such as a sauna and an indoor pool, ensure an enjoyable stay in Bowness-on-Windermere.

There are a variety of facilities available to guests of Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa, such as a beauty centre, an express check-in and check-out feature and a kids pool. The in-house day spa offers a variety of massages and body treatments. Also on offer for guests are valet parking, a 24-hour reception and a lake.

All the charming rooms at Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa include a private bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities and a flat-screen TV. All offer heating, ironing facilities and a ceiling fan.

Enjoy local cuisine at Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa's modern restaurant, or relax and unwind with a drink in the bar. Alternatively, there are plenty of dining options close by. For those spending the day out, the hotel offers packed lunches if required.

Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa is an ideal base to discover nearby Grizedale Forest and Windermere Lake, as well as everything the local area has to offer. Windermere is within walking distance of the hotel, and local sightseeing information can be found at the tour desk.

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Rooms available at Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

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Deluxe rooms($285 - $872)
Deluxe room
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KAYAK

$285/night

$285 totalKAYAK
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Agoda.com

$286/night

$286 totalAgoda.com
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Expedia

$385/night

$385 totalExpedia
Superior rooms($525 - $789)
Superior room
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Agoda.com

$525/night

$525 totalAgoda.com
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Orbitz

$672/night

$672 totalOrbitz
no bed type specified
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Agoda.com

$789/night

$789 totalAgoda.com
Double rooms($324 - $389)
Double room
no bed type specified
no bed type specified
KAYAK

$324/night

$324 totalKAYAK
no bed type specified
no bed type specified
Booking.com

$325/night

$325 totalBooking.com
no bed type specified
no bed type specified
Agoda.com

$389/night

$389 totalAgoda.com
Standard rooms($208 - $665)
Standard Room
no bed type specified
no bed type specified
Trip.com

$208/night

$208 totalTrip.com
no bed type specified
no bed type specified
Agoda.com

$238/night

$238 totalAgoda.com
no bed type specified
no bed type specified
Agoda.com

$252/night

$252 totalAgoda.com

Amenities at Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

  • Indoor pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Air purifiers
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Fruits
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water

Basics

  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

General

  • Family rooms
  • Lake view
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Steam room
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Sauna

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Allergy-free room

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Trouser press
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Library
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking
  • Secured parking

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels

Family friendly

  • Child pool
  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room

Bedroom

  • Wardrobe or closet

Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Reviews of Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

8.1
GreatBased on 2920 verified guest reviews
7.8Solo
7.8Families
8.1Friends
8.0Couples

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Location

23 Church Street, Windermere, LA23 3DF

What's nearby

  • World of Beatrix Potter228 m
  • Windermere Steamboat Museum0.8 km
  • Windermere Golf Club1.9 km
  • Lakeland2.1 km
  • Orrest Head2.7 km
  • Holehird Gardens3.9 km
  • Lake District Visitor Centre at Brockhole4.4 km
  • Wansfell Pike8.2 km
  • Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing9.8 km
  • Grasmere Lake11.4 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

  • There are lots of amenities available at Old England Hotel that would ensure your family's comfort. Firstly, book through KAYAK and indicate your preference for a family room, which would give you a comfy bed and beddings suitable for children. Your children's meals would also be specially prepared if you provide details of what they prefer. Fruits are served to ease their digestion after munching on the hotel's several delicious delicacies.

  • Macdonald Hotel accommodates all guests, making provisions for all requests. When you are booking through KAYAK, select rooms close to the designated smoking locations; doing this will allow easy access from your room to the relaxation point where you can have your cigar.

  • When you book any of the rooms at Old England Hotel through KAYAK, you will receive daily newspaper deliveries to keep you informed about activities around your location. Alternatively, the 24-hour internet service would keep you informed with current news. You can also visit the games room for your puzzles or board games with your friends or spouse. The health club and the fitness centre are also within your reach to keep you fit and gain some health tips.

  • There are soundproofed rooms available for you and your friends; you can play the music and laugh as hard as you like, it is hard to talk quietly with old friends. You can also have your meals delivered to the guest accommodations. Ensure not to miss taking a trip to the bar or banquet facilities for business discussions.

  • What is more desirable for honeymooners than quality time with each other? It is up to you whether you decide to spend the whole day in your room or out together enjoying the hotel facilities. There’s a private bathroom game that would be fun to play with your spouse, especially with the see-through frames. Gently wash your hair and dry immediately using the hairdryer in your room and laugh as hard as you want while playing with your hubby; it's a soundproofed room anyways. During the evening hours, take a stroll to the poolside and have some fruit or grab a snack from the snack bar.

  • The children have their sessions in the game room. They can also have a swell time in the children’s pool or relax at the kid-friendly buffet. Before the end of the day, a snack from the snack bar and one of their favourite programs on the children's TV network would keep your children engaged all through your stay at Old England Hotel.

  • Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa is located at 23 Church Street, 2.1 km from the centre of Windermere. World of Beatrix Potter is the closest landmark to Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa.

  • Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa.

  • Yes, Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa does not offer free parking.

  • No, Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa is 64.2 km from Carlisle Lake District. Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa is 66.2 km from Blackpool.

  • Yes, Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa has a pool on-site.

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Value for money

7.0

Distance to city centre

2.1 km

Location rating

9.6

Nearest airport

Manchester

Distance to airport

120.0 km