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Ellerthwaite Lodge

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   New Road, Windermere LA23 2LA, England
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice venue, clean and friendly staff. Sad to say though there are more negatives than positives. Near main road with single glazing - traffic noise! No heating, room 6 has a door to next room (locked) but you can hear your neighbours way to clearly! Ours had bad coughing and throwing up - nasty! Breakfast - fair; but pan stirred... More

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Gillian B, Manager at Ellerthwaite Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I note that you did not book prior to your arrival and in fact drove passed us and then decided to stay, so you knew that we are located on a main road. We are in a conservation area so we do have to comply with the rules about how we upgrade the building part... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for one night in September 2014. The hotel is 100 yards from Windermere high street and only a 15-20 minute walk to the lake and more shops and restaurants. The hotel itself looks very nice and we were impressed with the service we received. We stayed in a room on the top floor which was well sized and... More

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Gillian B, Manager at Ellerthwaite Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Lewis thank you for your detailed review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you have highly recommended us to others. We look forward to welcoming you back to Ellerthwaite Lodge soon. Kindest regards More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have just returned from a 3 night break at the Ellerthwaite. The hotel is situated in a fantastic location just a few minutes walk from Windermere centre and a 20 minutes downhill stroll into the much busier Bowness. We loved the character of the building and having off road parking was a definite bonus. Our room... More

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Gillian B, Manager at Ellerthwaite Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you had a great 3 day night stay with us. As you say it is great to be able to offer a car park to our guests, this is a major advantage when staying in Windermere. We are very proud of our staff who do love looking after guests. Remember... More

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I along with my parents stayed in the B AND B in the second floor family room. Excellent room and world class bathrooms. The ladies who manage it are very polite and served breakfast as if we were their guests at home. Close to Windermere station, though bit far from the lakeside.

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Gillian B, Manager at Ellerthwaite Lodge, responded to this review

Wow we love your review. Our family room is great, with 2 TVs and space for you to move around along with a fabulous bathroom with walk in shower. We are so pleased that you liked the room and found our staff to be polite and helpful. We are just over a mile from the lake too. Take care and... More

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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106 reviews 106 reviews
30 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice Place & a Nice Stay. We had Room 14,which was (as requested) quiet.Everything was Very Clean,Attention to Detail, with appropriate Decor to the buildings Character. Breakfast was Good,Car Park Very Good with adequate spaces & space between each parked vehicle.Bathroom & Bath with Shower over,just as expected. Price of £89 per night for a 2 night stay (B&B for... More

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Gillian B, Manager at Ellerthwaite Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Regarding the points you made, if you had requested porridge we would have provided this for you, we do try and meet requests where possible. We are a guest house as we do not operate 24 hours a day, however when we close the doors at night we do have staff that live on the... More

London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had a 2 day break in the Lake District. Did book another hotel but on seeing the room could not stay in it. We managed to get the last room. Lovely place and lovely staff will defo go again. Not to far from town nice walk in

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Gillian B, Manager at Ellerthwaite Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Pauline, thank you for this review, we are so pleased that we were able to help and provide you with a great 2 day break. Give us a call next time you are planning a stay in the Lake District. Hope to see you soon. More

stoke-on-trent
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6 reviews 6 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at Ellerthwaite last Saturday knowing we could not unpack properly as I had agreed to move rooms after 2 days to accommodate another couple who the hotel had double booked the room we had they said these people had been coming on a regular basis and we would have a room on the same floor which they did... More

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Gillian B, Manager at Ellerthwaite Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Paul, I understand that you booked through booking.com for your stay at Ellerthwaite Lodge. One of the difficulties of doing this is that the system they use notes that there are rooms available over the period of time your request and does not explain that the availability may be in different rooms. Generally when this happens we do try... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

stayed for two nights.last week had a single room ensuite,, room was a bit on the small side, but well equipped clean and comfortable very adequate for 1 person .it had tea making facilities draws wardrobe, ironing board,and tv, shower was excellent plenty hot water and powerful, breakfast was very very good ,juices ,cerials,fruit,full,breakfast.light ,breakfast.toast,and the friendly staff,willing to do... More

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Gillian B, Manager at Ellerthwaite Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this review. Yes our single room is bijou! However as you say it has everything you need. We do try and accommodate guest needs where possible. A big car park is very useful in Windermere. You can park you vehicle and walk into Windermere and down to Bowness. We have good transport links too on... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We have just stayed there for a birthday treat. The booking system was easy and on arrival, it is attractive to all. The car park is very useful and accessible. The entrance is welcoming and check in process quick. We wre shown to our room and welcomed to the hotle. The room was lovely and supplied with all needs. The... More

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Gillian B, Manager at Ellerthwaite Lodge, responded to this review

Happy Birthday and thank you for your feedback. You have provided a wonderful objective review of what we offer at Ellerthwaite Lodge. So pleased you found everything the way we expect it to be. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Weve stayed here twice now, once in august of last year and again in april this year, the first room was spacious enough with a nice new bathroom and the bed was really comfortable, even though were had the room overlooking the car park we didnt have any road noise or disturbance, the second time was pretty much fully booked... More

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Gillian B, Guest Relations Manager at Ellerthwaite Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for a lovely review. We are so pleased that you returned to stay with us. Our family room does offer a great space doesn’t it? Pleased that you found our breakfasts to be delicious, all of our food is locally sourced. Fiona says thank you for the mention and she is so pleased that she was able to... More

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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:4 star — Ellerthwaite Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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