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The Willowsmere

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Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1ES, England
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Wemmel, Belgium
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely small hotel, great personalized welcome and service by the landlord and chef. Hotel is very well located with convenient parking. Close to Windermere city center. Well decorated rooms, quite comfortable and good bathroom. Beautiful small garden

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

Hotel very comfortable, Victorian house extremely well updated to preserve the "look" but with modern-day comfort. Breakfast tasty and well presented. Hosts extremely helpful with advice on restaurants to visit and local sites. They also have a beautiful well kept garden with waterfall and pond. Plenty of sitting areas, ideal for sitting outside with a drink.

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Edinburgh
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a wonderful welcome by the owners who served us tea in the lounge and talked about what to do in the area,restaurants to visit and showed us around the place. This place is spotlessly clean throughout,beautiful bathrooms,comfortable beds.A welcome tray with bottle of water,orange squash,tea and coffee,sachets of hot water and biscuits.and honesty bar which was well stocked. Beautiful... More 

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South Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

'We came across this wee gem whilst looking for somewhere to take a quiet break following a recent bereavement. It does exactly what it says on the tin! We loved everything about this place from the moment we arrived at the newly laid car park (which offers ample parking spaces for all guests) till the moment we were waved off... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the most comfortable stay in the 4 poster bedroom overlooking a pretty garden at this lovely B&B. Room came with all the amenities & the service we received from this B&B could only be described as 'above & beyond'. Jay the hotel owner greeted us with warmth from the minute we first stepped through the door & sat us... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed last weekend in the single room along with a friend in another. Really comfortable, lovely shower. Loads of other positives: 1) fabulous breakfast 2) lovely garden to sit in 3) investment of time in the guests by the hosts (some great restaurant recommendations - thanks) 4) reasonably priced drinks Deserves all the good reports & great value too. What's... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked for two nights, in a twin room. We arrived (after a slight miscommunication about the time of arrival), to be greeted by Anthony. We were offered tea, and a twenty minute discussion about things to do and see in the area, including details on the pubs it was worth eating in. FAR more comprehensive than that offered by... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We stayed a few weeks ago but I haven't had time to do a brief review until now, all I'm going to say is if you book this b&b, your in for a special treat from the moment you are welcomed, to the second you leave, I have only given the Willowsmere a 5 star because their is no 6,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for a Wedding we were attending up the road at Broadoaks. Jason checked us in and was very helpful and keen to make sure we were settled and had everything we needed. The rooms are spotlessly clean and comfortable. Breakfast the next day was quite possibly the best I've ever had!! The produce is clearly high end and cooked... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

My husband and I were fortunate to get a reservation at Willowsmere last week. However, on the way there we had two flat tires. Although we were able to arrange for assistance with the tires, we called to tell them we would be late. Instead of suggesting a cab or bus, Jason drove up the mountain 15 miles to get... More 

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