MacDonald Old England

Standing on the shore of Lake Windermere, England's largest lake, the historic Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa is an ideal base for exploring the Lake District National Park. Enjoy one of the luxurious bedrooms in a spectacular lakeside setting. The Restaurant at Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa offers unrivalled views across the lake, and an award winning menu. Other on site facilities includes spa treatments and packages, a pool, gym, sauna and steam room, bar, lounge and terrace. The hotel is also in close proximity to local attractions and watersports.

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  • Windermere Tours 2017 - 2018 - Classic RoomClassic Room

The Macdonald Old England Hotel rooms' plush soft furnishings in rich natural colours will enhance your stay. Comfortable beds, luxury en-suite bathrooms, free WiFi, and flat screen TVs are standard in every room.

  • Windermere Tours 2017 - 2018 - DiningDining

The Restaurant at Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa sits on the shore of Lake Windermere and boasts stunning views over the lake and surrounding fells. Know locally at 'the restaurant on the lake', it offers one of the most impressive views across the water.

    Terrace Lounge & Cocktail Bar

    The elegant Lounge & Cocktail Bar is a beautiful retreat during your visit to the Lake District. Relax in the lounge or take in the stunning views across the lake from the sun terrace.

    • Windermere Tours 2017 - 2018 - SpaSpa
    MacDonald Old England (4*) Activities

    Take a breather from your busy schedule and experience some of the best spa and leisure facilities in the Lake District at the Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa. Stay in shape on the latest Technogym equipment and take a dip in the warm waters of the 20 metre hotel pool with views over Lake Windermere, before luxuriating in the thermal suite. Or climb the spiral staircase to one of 8 treatment rooms and prepare for complete relaxation in the hands of the hotel's skilled spa therapists.

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