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Rockside Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   25 Church Street, Windermere LA23 1AQ, England
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Ranked #23 of 113 Windermere B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

With its very convenient location, 2 minutes walk from Windermere bus and rail station, the Rockside Guest House is the perfect choice. From our arrival to our departure, we were treated to a very warm welcome and great hospitality from Caroline and Martin. Other places we have stayed in can be a bit fussy, with rules and regulations, but here... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room was very clean and breakfast was really nice, compliments to the chef. Nice breakfast choices. Mornings are greeted with a smile from Caroline the host and attentive to the guest needs. And the home-baked cookies is a 'must try'! A true home - touched bed and breakfast.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked room 1 on-line attracted by the slightly quirky look of the building; on arrival it was exactly as we'd hoped. The room is in the roof, reached by a narrow twisting staircase: The steeply sloped ceiling, simple but stylish decor and a shower room you could hold a party in made for an ideal 3 night stay....and so incredibly... More

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights and would definitely recommend to anyone staying in Windermere. The room (room 4) was very clean, the service from Caroline was great and the breakfast was lovely with lots of choice. It is approximately a 3 minute walk from the train station. The location was also perfect, being away from the very touristy areas but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cant recommend the Rockside highly enough .We had a 2 night stay only wished it was longer. The room suite 10 was very clean and cosy with a fridge .The bed was memory foam and felt like you were on a cloud, Breakfast was great and what a choice we had .Highly recommend home made marmalade.Very friendly and helpful. I... More

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

I booked this B&B online at the last minute and had no issues at all with the booking. The property is in a great location at the top of the village, a very short walk to the train/bus station and only about 20 minutes walk to the lake. Caroline (the owner) was friendly and incredibly helpful during my stay. The... More

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

We stayed in room 10, which is a lovely room, very clean and cosy. It only has a tiny shower and toilet room though, which is next to the bed, with no sink in, for hygiene reasons this put me off a bit as you can't wash your hands after going to the loo, you have to leave the room... More

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

My boyfriend and I have just returned from a 5 night stay in Windermere at Rockside and we stayed in Room 2, which was a suite. The added lounge area to the room was great, especially for quite a long stay as we had much more space. We absolutely loved the home made goodies in the reception every day, and... More

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Hull
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyable stay. Ideal central location. A little dated, but clean rooms, very good breakfast and friendly patrons. Although fronting a busy road, the room had secondary glazing so traffic noise was not noticeable. Would not hesitate to book here again.

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

Great location,away from the tacky side of Windemere. The breakfast was the best we have ever had in any hotel or B and B. Nice touches with home made produce. Easy walking distance to good local bars and restaurants. The decor is a little bit tired and perhaps not as clean as one would expect for a 4 * but... More

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Address: 25 Church Street, Windermere LA23 1AQ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Rockside Guest House 4*
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4* Traditional Lakeland Guest House. Modern Rooms, Substantial Breakfasts. Located less than 2 minutes walk from Bus and Train Station. ... more   less 
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