Cedar Manor

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Why We Love This Hotel

  • Dating back to 1854, Cedar Manor holds three AA Red Stars, which indicate "excellent levels of quality" and "outstanding levels of hospitality and service"
  • This Lake District retreat provides "five-star levels of service and comforts, and a classy, contemporary edge", according to The Daily Telegraph
  • Lake Windermere and the town centre are both less than 10 minutes' walk away

Enjoyed This
"Hotel is very well looked after, the room was quite luxurious and clean. Very comfortable, friendly staff would recommend it."
Mar 9, 2020 - Barnsley, United Kingdom
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Cedar Manor, which has a picturesque location 10 minutes' walk from Lake Windermere, holds three AA Red Stars -- which means the property has Inspector's Choice status and offers "excellent levels of quality" and "outstanding levels of hospitality and service". The hotel is the highest ranked in Windermere on TripAdvisor, and is described by The Daily Telegraph as having a "classy, contemporary edge".

This is an excellent spot for walking -- Lake Windermere is less than a quarter of a mile away via a nearby bridle path and the town centre is less than 10 minutes' walk away. Ambleside is a 10-minute drive in the other direction; a bus stops right outside the hotel gates. The property has storage for bikes if you are bringing your own.

Built in 1854 from local slate, Cedar Manor has 10 rooms which are named after nearby lakes and fells, including Coniston, Windermere and Langdale. The furniture in the "exceptional" (Good Hotel Guide) bedrooms is made by local craftspeople, and all rooms include a fridge with fresh milk for tea and coffee.

In the mornings, a cooked breakfast is whipped up to order by owner Jonathan. The bar is a pleasant spot for an afternoon or pre-dinner drink, with a good selection of local ales, whiskies and gins available. A lounge menu is available daily between 4-8pm for a selection of bar snacks including cheese and meat platters, halloumi fries and potted shrimp.



  • Bar
  • Newspaper / magazines
  • No pets allowed
  • 100% smoke-free
  • No elevator / lift


  • Concierge service
  • Express check-in / checkout
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Safe in reception

Room amenities

  • Central heating
  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Fridge
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Jacuzzi in some rooms
  • Flatscreen TV
  • iPod/iPhone docking station


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel


  • Bathrobes
  • Hair-dryer
  • Luxury toiletries
  • Bathtub or shower


  • Complimentary parking


Check-in: Standard Time is 3pm.
Minimum age required to check in: 18.

Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.

Children and additional guests: Extra beds are not available.
Crib/Pack 'n Play not available.

Pets: No pets allowed.

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Customer service available Monday - Friday 9am - 6pm GMT + 8.

Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

Please note: Some amenities and services may not be available in all rooms or may incur an additional charge. All prices stated have been verified at the time of publication and may vary at the discretion of the hotel.

Enjoyed This
(59 Member Ratings)
Ratings & reviews reflect verified member feedback for Cedar Manor Hotel & Restaurant over the past 15 months.
4.7 Ambiance
4.9 Location
4.8 Rooms
4.9 Quality of Service
4.7 Value for the Money
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Enjoyed Most
Hotel is very well looked after, the room was quite luxurious and clean. Very comfortable, friendly staff would recommend it.
Kerrie Mar 09, 2020 Barnsley, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
Made very welcome by Jonathan and Caroline. A very comfortable hotel. Excellent breakfast.
Other Comments
Enjoyed the tasteful interior design of the hotel and the art.
Audrey Feb 29, 2020 Willington, Tarporley, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
We had a lovely time, it was a great weekend. Fantastic room, very well presented. The hosts were very welcoming and thr breakfast was delicious. Would definitely return.
Sarah Feb 26, 2020 Keighley, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
Wet & windy outside but warm & welcoming inside the hotel. Stayed in the Crinkle Cragg room - small but perfectly formed. Spotless hotel throughout with lovely owners & staff. Great location. Would highly recommend.
eileen Feb 24, 2020 Preston, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
So many thoughtful little touches and attention to detail. Couldn't find a single negative thing in our stay. Lovely
Barbara Feb 24, 2020 Whitehaven, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
We had a wonderful time. Great location, lovely rooms, good service and a fab breakfast.
C Feb 23, 2020 Wakefield, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
Nice welcome. Lovely room. Great staff. Excellent breakfast. Nice lounge and bar area.
Jonathan Feb 21, 2020 Wallsend, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
Lovely couple of days. The proprietors are friendly and helpful. We will stay again
Other Comments
So good we booked another night
Jayne Feb 19, 2020 Telford, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
An excellent hotel,spotlessly clean very friendly staff ,close to Windermere shops and restaurants. I would heartily recommend this hotel.
Barbara Feb 14, 2020 Llanfairfechan, United Kingdom
Enjoyed Most
Faultless. Exceptional small, cosy hotel with extremely high standard of cleanliness and facilities. From the welcoming arrival, gorgeous room and lounges and unbelievable breakfasts this is a very special place. Could not be more perfect and the attention to detail elevates Cedar Manor into my top 10!
Lesley Feb 13, 2020 Lytham Saint Annes, United Kingdom

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