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Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

Star Rating
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.2 / 5Very Good
685 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Bowness Pier
    2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    World of Beatrix Potter
    3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Lake Windermere
    5 min walk
  • Airport
    Barrow-In-Furness (BWF-Walney Island)
    40 min drive

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Book online or call:

03-6743-6572
  • Classic Twin Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Executive Double Room, 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Executive Twin Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Executive Double Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Deluxe Double Room (Feature)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Deluxe Double Room, 1 King Bed (Feature)

    Room Amenities

    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Executive Double Room, Balcony

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Deluxe Double Room (Superior Feature Double)

    Room Amenities

    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Double Room (Feature Suite)

    Room Amenities

    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Family Room (Classic)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Classic Double Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Deluxe Room (Feature Family)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Classic Double Room, 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Windermere

Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa is located on a lake and in a walkable area with good shopping. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake Windermere, while Hill Top and World of Beatrix Potter are cultural highlights. Traveling with kids? Consider Go Ape Grizedale, or check out an event or a game at Cartmel Racecourse. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Bowness Pier - 2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    World of Beatrix Potter - 3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Lake Windermere - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Windermere Golf Club - 4 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Hill Top - 28 min drive

Getting around

  • Windermere Station - 4 min drive
  • Manchester (MAN) - 91 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Restaurant at Macdona – Garden-view fine-dining restaurant offering British cuisine. Serves breakfast and dinner. Reservations required. Kids' menu available.
  • Terrace Lounge & Cockta – Bar. Serves light fare.

About this property

Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

A full-service spa, a restaurant, and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge, and a sauna are onsite. All 106 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service, and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Premium bedding, coffee makers, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 18.00 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: GBP 20.00 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 7 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
The restaurant at this property is not wheelchair accessible. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Property is also known as

  • Hotel Old England
  • Macdonald Hotel Old England
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  • Macdonald Old Hotel
  • Old England
  • Old England Hotel
  • Old England Macdonald
  • Old England Macdonald Hotel
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  • Macdonald Old England & Spa
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  • Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa Windermere
  • Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa Hotel Windermere

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking: GBP 20.00 per night

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–10 AM: GBP 18.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Czech
  • English
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Slovak
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (4971 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Golf lessons
  • Golfing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing

Where to eat

  • The Restaurant at Macdona – Garden-view fine-dining restaurant offering British cuisine. Serves breakfast and dinner. Reservations required. Kids' menu available.
  • Terrace Lounge & Cockta – Bar. Serves light fare.
4.2

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4.5
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.2
Property condition

4/5 Good

Great location and view if you get the right room. Nice pool and spa facilities. Rooms were a little dated by fine for a short term stay, watch out for unexpected extras

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

We arrived lately, kids enjoyed staying here and lovely pool with beautiful view. Staff were lovely and be come in coming future. Be itching things was the parking which requires £20 😎

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

just as usual.staff quite good but could be better!

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

We've stayed here several times and always perfect!

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

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