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The Howbeck

5.0 of 5 New Road, Windermere LA23 2LA, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Warrington, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Howbeck is a lovely hotel. The rooms are beautifully decorated with comfortable beds and everything you could want, from tea/coffee facilities to hairdryers and warm bathrobes. The food, both evening meals and breakfasts, are great. Service is first class with friendly, helpful staff - nothing is too much trouble. This was our 4th visit and we will certainly return... More 

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here last year was mint then and nxt time we are deffo gonna give the retreat a go!! Lovely stay made a lovely weekend AGAIN!!!! Good location, plenty of parking, lovely tidy kept guesthouse, lovely staff excellent breakfast!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights after we got married. We stayed in the greenburn mini suite. The room was brilliant. Comfy kingsize bed, spa bath perfect for 2, and a sofa to relax on. The staff had decorated our room with rose petals and fairy lights and we ordered some fresh strawberries which were delicious! Great choice of food... More 

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

Spent a lovely three days at the Howbeck, and experienced nothing but superb service from start to finish. Would recommend a stay here, and will definately be back. The breakfast is to die for and the rooms light, bright and airy.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very unhappy with our stay here, we found it to be over priced, badly located, dirty and spoilt our stay. The lock for the room didn't work properly, we couldn't get in or out easily. The windows were old single glazed units so we could hear all the traffic noise so didn't sleep well. The shower was broken and the... More 

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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Everything about this hotel was first class and not even the wet weather could dampen our pleasure in staying at The Howbeck. A spotlessly clean, large room, breakfasts and an evening meal which were cooked superbly and a staff who could not have been more friendly and helpful all made our stay very, very enjoyable indeed. It goes without saying... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We stayed at the hotel for 3 nights and couldn't be more pleased with the hotel. The staff were friendly and efficient, room was comfortable and clean, breakfast was excellent. Would not hesitate to stay there again if we end up traveling to the area again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

We spent two nights here to celebrate our 10th anniversary we have travelled a lot and stayed in may hotels. But this is one of the best. The location is conveniently situated in a beautiful location. The room was amazing. The staff was very friendly and tentative. And the food was delicious. Definitely recommend this to anyone as good value... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

The Retreat lives up to its name. It's a room that is luxurious, quiet and relaxing. Plus the fact that breakfast, served in your room, is included, certainly makes it worthwhile. We stayed on a Sunday evening and ate in Cafe Reve. The taxi fare was very reasonable too. We will definitely be returning to this beautiful little guest house.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Me &wife stayd here for 2nights its a lovely place staff very nice and cheerful breakfast nice room we were in was the meregill room its defo worth booking it its was lovely room the whole place is really clean all in all its a very nice place to stay we will be going back full marks to the howbeck

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Address: New Road, Windermere LA23 2LA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Howbeck 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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The Howbeck Hotel Windermere
The Howbeck Windermere, Lake District

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