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Annesdale House

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Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1BA, England
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Ranked #12 of 111 Windermere B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Liz S Oldham, United Kingdom
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Oldham, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at Annesdale House for two nights last weekend. It's a hidden gem in Windermere. Everything about the house and gardens is beautiful- you just can't fault it. Our room was more like an apartment with its own private entrance and patio. The bathroom and quality of fittings can only be described as luxurious. Alena is an attentive host... More 

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AnnesdaleWindermere, Owner at Annesdale House, responded to this review

It is very rewarding for us to read such a nice review and we appreciate your taking the trouble to write. We are so pleased that you have enjoyed your stay with us and hope that when your busy lives will you allow some time off, that you will visit us again. Thank you for being such perfect guests and... More 

Haywards Heath, West Sussex, England
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we arrived at Annesdale House Alena and Roger made us feel very welcome and valued. Nothing was too much trouble for them, they were always happy to chat and give their good advice on places to visit in the area. We stayed in the Applethwaite Suite which had a luxury bedroom with an en suite bathroom and... More 

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AnnesdaleWindermere, Owner at Annesdale House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for such a splendid review of Annesdale House and your travels around the Lake District. Hopefully it will give some ideas to people who are thinking of visiting this part of the world and looking for somewhere to stay in Windermere. At present our garden looks most beautiful, all the azaleas, rhododendrons, camelias and magnolias are... More 

Banbury, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned home from a lovely weekend stay at Annesdale house. What a beautiful place so warm and homely our room surpassed our expectations with the most comfortable bed I've ever slept in. We were greeted by Roger in the pouring rain with an umbrella for us lovely touch and very welcoming. Alena and Roger are lovely and make you... More 

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AnnesdaleWindermere, Owner at Annesdale House, responded to this review

Thank you for writing such a good review of your stay with us. Sorry, the weather was not better for you but it seems that you have managed to have a good rest and recharge your batteries. We are delighted that you have found our home comfortable and enjoyed the garden. Hope the journey home was not too long and... More 

Ripon, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stayed for two nights in Annesdale house to celebrate our Ruby wedding anniversary.The house is delightful, set in beautiful gardens. We stayed in a very comfortable suite with own entrance and private patio overlooking the garden. Elena, the owner could not have been more helpful and attentive to our comfort and needs. On arrival we were greeted outside... More 

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AnnesdaleWindermere, Owner at Annesdale House, responded to this review

Dear Mr & Mrs H, so kind of you to write such a wonderful review. We were honoured that you have selected Annesdale House to celebrate such a special occasion and were delighted that you found everything to your satisfaction. Ruby Wedding Anniversary is a great achievement and we know from experience that it takes some luck and effort to... More 

Wooler, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Remembering our fabulous initial stay in Annesdale House, we were looking forward to our second visit and once again enjoyed the perfect Applethwaite suite with private entrance from a beautiful garden - the bed was so comfortable which is a rare treat! Alena and Roger greeted us on arrival and made us so welcome, breakfast in the lovely dining room... More 

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AnnesdaleWindermere, Owner at Annesdale House, responded to this review

Dear D&L, Thank you for coming to stay again, it was great to see you both in such good health and spirits. We do appreciate that you have taken the effort to review your stay at Annesdale and were pleased to read that you have found us just the same as before and happy with our service. We'll try to... More 

Cheshire
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This hidden gem thoroughly deserves its five stars . Roger and Alena are marvellous hosts and we had the relaxing peaceful break we had hoped for . The suite was top class with a sitting room overlooking its own private patio and views of the garden . I have never slept in such a comfortable bed ( we nearly overslept... More 

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AnnesdaleWindermere, Owner at Annesdale House, responded to this review

I am sorry for the delay in replying to your very kind review. We have had a couple of very busy months at the end of which we have been blessed with a wonderful new grandson, so all my thoughts and activites were diverted away from our business. It is extremely kind of you to write such a wonderful reivew... More 

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We spent a long weekend at Annesdale House for my Husbands 70th Birthday on the 15th November. We had a lovely warm welcome from Alena whom I might add even stood in the road to halt traffic so we could do a u turn and enter as we had gone past, amazing. Our room had everything we needed and was... More 

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AnnesdaleWindermere, Owner at Annesdale House, responded to this review

Dear L & M, we were completely taken back by such generous review of your stay at Annesdale House. I think it is the best yet. We cannot thank you enough for describing your visit here in such positive and appreciative way as well as sharing your impressions with other Tripadvisor readers. Roger and I are delighted that you have... More 

Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This is a beautiful and peaceful place to stay. Our suite , 'Applethwaite' was spacious and tastefully decorated with its own entrance overlooking a beautiful garden. On arrival we were greeted by Alena, who was so welcoming and helpful. Nothing is to much trouble during a stay here! We had an excellent choice of breakfast and we have happy memories... More 

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AnnesdaleWindermere, Owner at Annesdale House, responded to this review

It is very kind of you to give us such glowing report and Roger and I are very happy that you have enjoyed your stay in our home. We have certainly very much enjoyed having you to stay with us and thank you for being such expemplary guests. It is kind of you that you are already considering coming back... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My husband and I spent a wonderful weekend here.our room was perfect and the hostess was very nice and had thought of everything placed in our room CDs DVDs books teas and coffee,nothing was to much trouble.breakfast was lovely too.would highly recommend and we shall be going back very soon and will become regulars.

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AnnesdaleWindermere, Owner at Annesdale House, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review and thrilled that you are considering becoming regular visitors to Annesdale House. It is also nice that you share your enthusiasm with others on Tripadvisor and your positive feedback is very much appreciated. We shall be looking forward to your future booking and to seeing you both again. Many thanks and best wishes,... More 

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We stayed for two nights and the Annesdale was perfect. Excellent location, loved the patio area, lounge and the private entrance. Alena made us very welcome and we would highly recommend it for a break in the lakes.

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AnnesdaleWindermere, Owner at Annesdale House, responded to this review

We are very grateful to your lovely review of your stay with us. It is kind of you to take the time and trouble to share your recommendation with other readers on Tripadvisor and we do appreciate your effort and kindness. Please, coem and stay again when you think of coming to the Lake District and we will assure you... More 

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