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Holly Road, Windermere LA23 2AF, England
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Ranked #47 of 113 Windermere B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in a lovely quiet area a short walk from the main centre, yet convenient for all that Windermere has to offer. I chose room 2 as it had a bath as well as a shower which I like, this was a very good sized ensuite - The room is also large enough to accommodate a comfy leather sofa, which... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Nicky and Garreth are at the beginning of their new life as B&B hosts and they are doing brilliantly. We stayed 3 nights in room 2, clean, comfortable and quiet at the back of the house. I'm sure the front rooms are quiet too, it's a quiet road away from the busy through road but a short walk to all... More

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York, UK
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107 hotel reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We had just one night - a Saturday. When we booked they asked us to indicate our approximate arrival time. We turned up at a different time (1pm) and were greeted with a smile and warm welcome and our room was ready. Ivy Bank is located in Windermere, between 5 and 10 minute walk from the railway station, a few... More

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Grimsby, England, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

From the moment we arrived we were made more than welcome by by Nicky andGavin. They have only been there a short while but we will struggle to book again when everyone realises what a lovely place to spend a few days to totally chill. The room was very clean and neatly decorated as well as comfortable. Breakfast was perfect... More

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Bangalore, India
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33 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

When I decided to stay at Windermere for a trip to lake district I was a little worried that I was staying in the most touristy of places. So I wanted to be very careful of the B&B choice. I am happy to have chosen Ivy Bank. The B&B is close to 500 metres from the windermere train station, so... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights, room was very clean and comfortable and quiet. Breakfast was delicious, bacon particularly good! Short walk to the shops and pubs in Windermere. Off street parking a bonus.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Stayed there 3 nights, the room was comfortable, clean and home from home. Good breakfast, Sue and Dick are a wonderful couple very helpful, full of local knowledge and nothing is too much trouble. The location is ideal, only a few minutes from Windermere town centre with various eating places. Great base to explore the area, would definitely stay there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Sue and Dick are gracious host. Very friendly and helpful with clean rooms and very good breakfast. Stayed 5 nights and would highly recommend. Location is close to town and a short distance to Bowness J. Perryman

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

Had a wonderful long weekend,we couldn't fault the place.Dick and Sue are a lovely couple and very knowledgable about the area,great location and lovely brekkie.We would recommend the Ivy Bank too everyone. Thank you Dick and Sue .

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Castleford, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Stayed here for five nights, in July. The room was superb, everything you needed, from a fan in the room, to flannels in the bathroom, not many B&B's cover off everything. The room was also very clean, again, not something usually found in most B&B's. Ivy Bank is on a little side street which is nice and quiet, and yet... More

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Address: Holly Road, Windermere LA23 2AF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Within 30 minutes walking distance of viewpoints, tumbling waterfalls and the Lake shore, Ivy Bank is situated in a quiet position close to the village centre, shops, restaurants and station. There are comfortable beds, spotless en-suites, attractive decor, a superb choice for breakfast and a relaxed atmosphere. Aromatherapy massage available on site. Discounted use of local leisure club. Private parking, storage for bikes. Free wireless internet. ... more   less 
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