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4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Lake Road, Windermere LA23 2EQ, England
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Glencree
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Ranked #66 of 112 Windermere B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Maidstone
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Owners were very pleasant and we booked an upgrade room so we could check in at 11.00 which we duly did...this allowed a full day to explore beautiful Bowness and the lake area etc. Accommodation was nice and spacious, large bed but only a shower, bit of a letdown as we both prefer a nice hot bath. Shower was very... More 

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Birkenhead, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights in November as we had already booked to go on Boxing Day for 2 nights so we thought we would check it out very nice place and the owners welcoming with a good hearty breakfast. A stream runs below the house which is lovely. We are very much looking forward to going back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Lovely pleasant hotel with very friendly hosts. Great breakfast and ideally suited between Bowness and Windermere. Very interested to see you are enjoying your stay and helpful with tourist advice. Very clean room with a pretty view of the woods and stream.

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My husband and I have just returned from a fab stay at Glencree. It is ideally situated between Windermere and Bowness and is easy to walk either way. The room was spotlessly clean and the breakfast was excellent. A lot of information on the surrounding area, walks, transport, etc was given by Kim and this was also really appreciated. Would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Lovely b&b, very polite hosts, happy to provide you with tourist information! We had a lovely big room over looking stream, very clean and comfortable. Breakfasts nice also. Couldn't fault this little gem! Fab location, rooms a little dated, but hey didn't bother us it was comfortable and spotlessly clean!! Loved the stream running alongside the b&b! Beautiful

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Dover, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

well presented home and comfortable bedroom with excellent choice of breakfast and nicely served to order. Owner had good knowledge of the area and gave helpful touring advice. Location perfect to see the lakes and a short walk to various pubs all providing local beers on draft and bottle.

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

We stayed at Glencree for 2 nights our room was very comfortable , breakfast was very enjoyable. The drive suggested by our host at Glencree was absolutely terrific across the Honister pass via Keswick and Grasmere. We ended a great day with a delicious meal and local ale at the Troutbeck hotel.

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Grimsby, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Stayed here for 5 nights last week on a hiking holiday. Breakfasts were super, room was comfortable and clean and great location for walking, buses restaurants etc. We'd definitely go again on our next walking trip.

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Willenhall, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We stayed here from Friday 13th to Sunday 15th. The gentleman who showed us to our room and served our breakfasts was really nice and pleasant, we didn't see the two lady owners. The bedroom and ensuite bathroom (no shower) had very dated decor and the furniture was out-dated too..but it was very clean. My only niggle was as a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Comfortable and clean guest house with a warm welcome, all needs catered for and very enjoyable breakfasts. A great location betwixt Windermere and Bowness-on-Windermere. A short 10-minute walk to each.

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Address: Lake Road, Windermere LA23 2EQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Glencree 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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