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Rum Doodle Bed & Breakfast

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Sunny Bank Road, Windermere LA23 2EN, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were greeted by a friendly owner and shown to our room, A really nice touch and well timed as had been driving a lot was a complimentary glass of red wine. The room we stayed in was in the attic and had a lovely bath in the corner of the room. The room was comfortable and clean and quirky.... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Rum Doodle on 19th July for two nights for our 30th Anniversary. Nice welcome along with a delicious chocolate brownie and coffee. Good choice at breakfast recommend the pancakes. Lovely quaint accomodation, very central to Windermere and Bowness. Took an open top bus tour around Windermere, Bowness, Coniston, Grasmere. Had two lovely meals at Francines in Winderemere... More 

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Olney, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent 4 nights here, 3 in room 9 (the summit) and an extra night in room 6. The whole B&B is a delight to stay in. It has had so much thought put into the rooms and decor - do take time to look and take it all in. It's so much nicer to stay in than your average... More 

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Olney, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Rum Doodle July 2015 and are very impressed, not only by the excellent rooms and decor but by the owners and their staff. A friendly place (but it's genuine) and altogether the atmosphere is one of ease and restfulness. Perfectly situated a few minutes from Bowness and Windermere, with quick access to the main routes to drive... More 

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Fife, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very enjoyable stay, and would recommend. (we stayed in room 8, "Burley") Pros: The B&B is nicely decorated, in a quirky style. The staff were all very helpful and friendly. The breakfast was good, and had a decent variety of choices. The location is a short walk from both Windemere and Bowness shops/restaurants, and the welcome pack had several suggestions... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely lovely b@b, very nice staff, clean and good breakfast. Near town of Windermere, rooms are quite quaint, peaceful and near town centre, would definitely go back. Plenty of shops, restaurants and Great Lakes

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stay on 29 June When we check in we was greeted with a home-made chocolate brownie which was gorgeous and a cuppa... which was a nice Touch 😄 They couldn't do enough for you... The breakfast was amazing Can't wait to stay again... Thank you to all the staff 😁

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for two nights, it was a birthday break for my Husband. Had a fab time. Great place to stay.. Each room is different with a vintage chic feel.. Lovely attention to detail, with quality products in our room.. Great location too.. Windremere & Bowness easy walking distance. Proprietor (Emma) & staff friendly & efficient. Lovely relaxing stay!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a splendid 3 night stay at Rum Doodle. The room we stayed in (room 6) was spot on for a mid week escape to the Lake District. Having breakfast served in the room each morning was a fantastic addition! Each morning we had a different breakfast, all of which were spot on! Really hard to find anything to... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I came here last year with my boyfriend as a surprise for his birthday. Not only do we love the Lake District and the area around this B&B but we were more than happy with this choice of stay. The staff were wonderful and welcoming. You were not bothered unless you needed something - which is what we both like.... More 

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