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4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Lake Road, Windermere LA23 2EQ, England
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Ranked #66 of 113 Windermere B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Joanne N Gateshead, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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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cannock
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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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York, United Kingdom
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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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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Just spent three nights here to recover from our sons wedding in London. The room was spotless and well kept as were all the facilities. The breakfast was plentiful and tailored just how we wanted it. The location between Windermere and Bowness is excellent making both places easily accessible on foot. Thoroughly recommend this B&B to anyone needing a reasonably... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 1 night when we took a random trip down to Windemere. We got shown the rooms available before we made our choice, so we picked the bigger room. Everything was clean and comfortable, I loved the sound of running water outside! Breakfast in the morning was fantastic, fresh fruit, cereals and juice were out to help... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

just spent three nights here and would def recommend it , couldnt fault it and its in an ideal loction for exploring the lakes .5 minutes walk bowness and 7 minutes walk windermere town centre , it couldnt be more central and for those who dont like to walk the bus stops right outside the door . the 'host's' couldnt... More

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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*
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