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Kays Cottage

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   7 Broad Street, Windermere LA23 2AB, England
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Ranked #52 of 113 Windermere B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Palmtree405 Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very clean and tidy B&B lavished by it's owner Jean with a lot of love, care and attention to detail e.g. wine glasses and a corkscrew in the bedroom. Excellent location close to town and car parking permit provided; really hot, freshly cooked breakfast. Can't really comment on price, seemed fair and assume it's competitive as there... More

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Marple, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent place to stay. Great location with easy, free parking. So close to centre of Windermere yet very quiet. The room was very comfortable with everything you could need and more besides. Being able to use a fridge on the dining room was a bonus. Lots of extra touches: thank you receipt card, bookmark, toiletries, wine glasses, corkscrew. Great... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Lovely stay at Kays Cottage. Jean is as excellent host with great local knowledge. She will ensure you have a comfortable stay and get the most from your time in the Lake District, without being obtrusive. Breakfasts top rate! Thanks R+J

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Without doubt the best B&B we've stayed in. Spotless, comfortable, inviting, warm, friendly........like others have pointed out, there are all the little extras which you wouldn't expect. You don't run out of anything, the beds are incredibly comfortable, even the TV is perfectly tuned in, something I never see! Jean is the perfect host, great to chat too, and her... More

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Conwy, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

One of the best b@b's I have ever stayed in , friendly ,very clean , room was very good with extra little items in room all gratis ! Amazing choice for breakfast and Jean is a wonderful host arrive as guests and leave as friends

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014 via mobile

Absolutely lovely stay, even before arrival we were made to feel welcome, via phone calls and emails. The rooms are lovely and every need is tended for. The area is gorgeous and all necessities are in walking distance. The breakfast in the morning was scrummy, and the company was just as nice. We would definitely recommend this to others! Thank... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I've stayed at Kays Cottage several times and it's my favourite place in Windermere. the rooms aren't huge, but they are very very clean and very very comfortable with gorgeous bedding and everything you could possibly need for a relaxing and reviving stay. jean is an amazing host, making sure that you have everything you need and if not, that... More

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Petaling Jaya
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Kays Cottage is located in the city centre of Windermere and close to shops and restaurants. Parking is free. We were lucky to get a family room on very short notice. Jean is a phantastic hostess, the room had coffee and tea facilities, water bottles, cookies and sweets and the ensuite bathroom has all one needs. The beds were excellent,... More

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Cleethorpes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Me and friend stayed at Kays Cottage at the weekend. We couldn't have asked for more! The service was excellent - the room was clean and tidy, the staff were lovely and very helpful!We had a great weekend and we would definitely recommend staying here! Perfect location was a benefit!

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Bolton, Lancs
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Kay's cottage is located in the centre of Windermere and makes a perfect base for the Lake District. Free parking in a number of car parks is a bonus, as is wifi The B and B is so homely and well equipped that you can turn a blind eye to the fact that its not "contemporary" - who cares that... More

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Address: 7 Broad Street, Windermere LA23 2AB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Kays Cottage 4*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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