All six of our hotels are now open. Accommodation bookings can be made online and via our reservations line 0800 840 1240. For table reservations please contact the hotel reception – phone numbers can be found here.
Please note: all Covid-19 policies are based on current UK government guidelines and are being constantly reviewed based on the latest advice. With that in mind, some of the information you receive at the time of booking may be out of date by the time you stay at the hotel. Please check back on our Covid-19 update page for the latest information for Lake District Hotels. The Loft nightclub, Casa’s Sports Bar and LB’s Pizza House remain closed for the time being.
Lake District Hotels Ltd. have always put the safety of its Guests and teams first. With regards to Covid-19; Owners, management and staff, working together as a team, will strive, at all times, to take all of the appropriate measures to reduce the risks from Covid-19 for our staff, guests and visitors to all of our hotels.
To do this, a Risk Assessment has been completed that both identifies the possible risks and then develops the controls needed to reduce the risk. The result of this Risk Assessment is that we have invested in various types of equipment and implemented a number of procedures into all of our sites to reduce the risk of infection and demonstrate to our Guests that we offer an environment that is safe.
Investment in sanitizing stations and equipment, screens, PPE (personal protective equipment), signage and ozone generating machines.
Maintaining social distancing by reducing contact between the staff, and reducing contact between staff and guests as much as is practical.
Implementing procedures and protocols where social contact cannot be avoided by ensuring appropriate measures/barriers are introduced to reduce the risk of infection.
Ensuring that cleaning and sanitising is carried out on a regular basis, to the highest of standards in all areas of the site.
Ensuring, where appropriate, adequate and effective PPE is made available for staff.
By ensuring adequate facilities and materials for effective hand washing and hand sanitising are made available for staff and guest use in all areas of the hotels.
By ensuring the latest up to date information/guidance on Covid-19 from the UK Government is made readily available to all staff and guests in the form of information posters around our Hotels, regular correspondence with staff and guests, regular staff meetings and training sessions and ensuring the company website is kept up to date with the latest information and guidance.
By ensuring that in our business, customer and staff safety will always take priority over profit.
The development of a Covid-19 team will meet each month to review our Policy and Procedures to ensure they are as effective as possible.
Across our 6 Lake District Hotels we are committed to delivering a clean and safe environment and have created a 16-step safety and hygiene protocol to ensure our hotels are as clean and safe as possible. New cleaning and disinfection procedures, including the use of ozone generating machines*, increased attention to cleaning in communal spaces, protective equipment, and updated training for team members are included in the new steps. These steps describe specific processes and measures that are designed to make you feel confident when you visit our hotels.
To learn more, watch our video here and read our 16-steps below:
We are implementing social distancing measures throughout the hotel.
We are increasing cleaning and disinfecting frequency throughout the hotel, paying attention to high-touch items. Ozone generators will be used in public areas overnight.
We are ventilating public areas as much as possible to allow increased air circulation.
We are installing alcohol-based hand sanitising units in all public areas.
We are installing protective screens in close contact areas.
We are providing clean and disinfected key cards and keys upon check-in, along with a pack of useful information. Reduce time checking-in at reception.
We are providing an express check-out process to minimise contact with team members
We are only accepting cards. No cash please.
We are deep cleaning after every stay including use of Ozone generating machine. Doors will be sealed with a sticker after it has been cleaned in preparation for the next arrival.
We are washing all linens at a temperature above 60°C for optimal disinfection.
We are spacing tables apart to provide social distancing, table service only, regular cleaning and overnight sanitising using ozone generating machines. No breakfast buffets.
We are adhering to the strict safety procedures while serving all food and beverages.
We are providing team members with comprehensive hygiene and prevention training programme.
We are administering temperature checks for team members, when legally permitted or required.
We are providing team members with personal protective equipment.
Inline with many Hotels across the U.K. that already use Ozone generating machines, we have decided to adopt their use as part of our ongoing commitment to our Guests, to ensure we are as hygienic and safe as possible.
We have worked closely with the suppliers to ensure that the Operation and safe use is in line with manufacturer guidelines and a full risk assessment has been completed.
Dedicated members of our housekeeping team will be fully trained in how to safely operate the machines, ensuring that they are only operated when it is safe to do so. Signage will be in place to notify others of when the machines are in use.
Ozone generators provide an efficient natural air cleaning, odour neutralizing and sterilizing system with automatic, rapid conversion of ozone residue to oxygen.
Our restaurants, bars and lounges are open* with social distancing guidelines in place. Our hotel residents will be required to pre-book time slots for breakfast and dinner to ensure they get priority seating. Non-residents are welcome to drink and dine with us but is dependent on available tables. On arrival at any of our venues, please wait to be greeted by a member of staff who will be able to show you to your table.
Maximum of 6 guests per table (this is now a legal maximum and includes children and babies)
Cashless payments only please
Our waiting-on teams will be wearing face masks, and abide to a strict hand washing and sanitising regime instead of wearing gloves.
Your orders will be taken at your table once you are seated, please do not wait at the bar.
Our waiting team will serve your food and drink to your table.
Hand sanitiser is available throughout the hotel at key points, please make use of this as you enter the building.
Tables will be socially distanced or guests will be seated at every other table to ensure social distancing is in place.
Table reservations – to guarantee a table in any of our restaurants, we recommend that you pre-book by calling the hotel reception on the numbers which can be found here www.lakedistricthotels.net/eat-and-drink.
*Please note: The Loft nightclub, Casa’s Sports Bar and LB’s Pizza House remain closed for the time being.
If your stay requires full payment at time of booking it will be non-refundable. However, if you wish to cancel your stay more than 48 hours before arrival, your pre-payment can be used for a future stay booked within the next 12 months. Stays cancelled less than 48 hours before arrival will not be transferred to another date.
If your stay requires a deposit, this will be non-refundable deposit and taken at the time of booking. However, if you wish to cancel your stay more than 48 hours before arrival, your deposit can be used for a future stay booked within the next 12 months. Stays cancelled less than 48 hours before arrival will not be transferred to another date.
If you wish to cancel your stay more than 48 hours before arrival, your deposit or pre-payment can be used for a future stay booked within the next 12 months. Stays cancelled less than 48 hours before arrival will not be refunded or transferred to another date.
In the unlikely event that we have to change or cancel your reservation, we reserve the right to do so. However, you have the right to: accept the changed arrangements as notified; or make alternative arrangements with Lake District Hotels; or cancel your reservation and receive a full refund of any monies which you have paid to Lake District Hotels in respect of your reservation (please note that we shall not be liable for any sums which you have paid to any other persons/parties in connection with your reservation)..
For the avoidance of doubt, we shall have no further liability to you for any changes to or the cancellation of any online booking. We recommend you purchase travel insurance.
We are now offering a selection of luxurious treatments to reset and relax your mind and body and to welcome you back to your favourite spa. Please note that the saunas and steam rooms are still closed based on current government guidelines. Spa days are not available to book for the time being but we welcome you to book a treatment.
Treatments are available to all hotel guests, 7 days a week. If you are not staying at the hotel, treatments can be booked Monday-Friday, subject to availability. Please note that treatments do not include access to The Falls Spa thermal suite but you are welcome to relax post-treatment in the relaxation room..
Please note: our therapists will be wearing PPE and following government guidelines to ensure that both the therapist and the guest feels safe and at ease. As part of your consultation your therapist will explain the procedures – so don’t worry, relax and let our therapists look after you.
We will aim to keep this page updated as and when changes are made, and appreciate your understanding, patience and flexibility during this time.
What is available in The Falls Spa?
The outdoor pool, heated loungers, sun loungers and Champagne Bar will be open to The Falls Spa guests. A wide selection of body and facial treatments will be available to book at an extra charge and the relaxation lounge will be available to relax in post-treatment. All other facilities will be closed for the time being as per Government guidelines.
I’m staying in a Spa Suite. How do I book my time slot in The Falls Spa?
We are asking our Spa Suite guests to pre-book a 2-hour slot to guarantee their time in The Falls Spa. To do this, call The Falls Spa on 017687 87704.
I’m NOT staying in a Spa Suite. How do I book my time slot in The Falls Spa?
Guests staying in other room types can only book spa access on the day, subject to availability on a first come first serve basis for £15 per person for 2 hours.
Is the gym open?
Yes. All residents of the hotel can book a complimentary 1 hour time slot in the gym within The Falls Spa by calling 017687 87704. Please note that gym access does not include access to the spa thermal suite.
What treatments can I book?
All available treatments are listed on our website. If you are not staying in the hotel treatments can be booked Monday-Friday, subject to availability.
How often can I book spa access during my stay at the Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa?
For 1-night stays in a Spa Suite enjoy 2-hours spa access on day of arrival. Spa access time slots on day of arrival are either 3.30pm-5.30pm or 6.00pm-8.00pm. These can be booked over the phone prior to arrival.
Stays of 2 or more nights in a Spa Suite can enjoy 2-hours spa access on day of arrival plus a 2-hour spa slot every other day of your stay, except on day of checkout.
All other room types at the Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa can book a 2-hour spa access slot on the day (subject to availability) for £15 per person.
How many people will be in The Falls Spa at any one time?
To adhere with social distancing guidelines, we will be limiting the number of people in the spa during any 2-hour time slot. This might mean that your preferred time slot will be already fully booked, so we appreciate your flexibility, patience and understanding.
Can I book a spa day/pamper day?
At the time of publishing this update, spa days/pamper days are not available to book. We will update this as soon as possible.
I have a voucher for The Falls Spa, when can I use it?
Any vouchers which may have expired during lockdown or are close to expiring will be honoured and extended. Alternatively, you can use a Falls Spa voucher on overnight stays, food or drink in The Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa or any of our sister hotels and restaurants.
Can I buy a voucher for The Falls Spa?
We are not currently selling spa vouchers but will aim to reopen sales before Christmas.
Any gift vouchers that are due to expire before 30th September 2020 will automatically be extended until 31st March 2021. You do not need to contact us to check this. Any vouchers for The Falls Spa will be extended accordingly to when we can once again take spa/pamper days.
We are in contact with all our couples who have weddings booked for the forseeable future.
Inn on the Lake and Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa are taking a small number of new bookings for midweek days in off peak months in 2021 and for all available dates in 2022 and onwards.
We will update this guidance shortly.
From all of us at Lake District Hotels Ltd. we would like to say a great big thank you to all the front line, key workers who have supported this country through the coronavirus epidemic. A big thank you also to our team members who have helped keep our hotels alive during the lockdown and supported the local communities too. THANK YOU!