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The Old Court House

4.0 of 5
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Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3AP, England
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Checked availability online and rooms available. Rang up 4 days in advance of when I required the booking and was spoken too very abruptly. The tone suggested that I should have know that they were full. I asked for a room and was just told fully booked. I tried to explain that rooms (plural) were still as showing as available... More 

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Thank Graeme H
suelowthian974, Manager at The Old Court House, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments & I'm sorry you had this experience. Trust me it is not our policy to shout at would be guests & as I am here usually on my own in the afternoon & evenings & I know for certain I haven't shouted at anyone for a long time I'm really at a loss how this happened.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed just 1 night in Jan 2016. Very last minute. Sue was very accommodating from the getgo. The room was lovely and clean and sue explained where everything was. She was very friendly. The room was lovely and clean and lovely and warm. The location is great and the breakfast was lovely. Free wifi. All in all, very good... More 

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suelowthian974, Manager at The Old Court House, responded to this review

Thank you for you wonderful review, it was lovely to meet you both & I hope we see you back again soon. Sue (manager) More 

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37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights from New Years Eve. Made to feel really welcome in this lovely home from home B&B. Sue and Ali looked after us and made sure we wanted for nothing. Even leaving a complimentary bottle of fizz to see in the new year for us in our room on arrival. The room was clean and warm... More 

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suelowthian974, Manager at The Old Court House, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We're really happy that you enjoyed your New Year's break with us & that you found everything satisfactory. It was lovely to meet you both 7 I really hope we see you again soon. Ali & Sue More 

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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

Spent three midweek days here during half term. Nice location for all the local sights and sounds with off road parking, albeit a bit on the right side if you have a large vehicle. Sue was a great host and very helpful, dishing out top breakfasts each morning! We had room 5...overlooks the main road so expect a little traffic... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

We had a very warm reception from everyone at this B&B. Great location which was close to plenty of pubs/shops/nice places to walk. Our room was very clean, plenty of towels, and a good selection of channels on the TV. Breakfast was good, with a good selection. However the sausages weren't that nice, and I did notice that they didn't... More 

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Alison jane J, Manager at The Old Court House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review & we're glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I'm sorry you weren't too keen on the sausage we use, they are local & many of the guests remark on how good they are & ask where they can buy some to take home, but we all have different likes & dislikes. The butter... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

The property is situated towards the outskirts of Bowness but nothing there is really much more than a 10 minute walk away. It is a little bit of a hike uphill though from the centre of the town if you were to have mobility difficulties. Our room was above average in size and although there was only a shower in... More 

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Thank MAC186337
Alison jane J, Manager at The Old Court House, responded to this review

Thank you for your good review we're sorry about any outside noise but unfortunately this is unavoidable in a busy small town such as Bowness especially in the peak season. We're very happy that you say you will return & hopefully we will meet again soon. Regards Alison & Sue (manager) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Had a great stay here. Our room and bathroom were really clean, and the staff were friendly and helpful. The complimentary breakfast was delicious and filling. The hotel is very conveniently located next to restaurants, grocery shops, and even a cinema. WiFi signal and speed were excellent as well. Would definitely recommend this place to anyone looking to visit the... More 

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Thank Dominic L
Alison jane J, Manager at The Old Court House, responded to this review

Thank you Dominic for your fabulous review it really is appreciated. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay with us & hope we meet again soon. Regards Alison & Sue (manager) More 

St Helens, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Ideally situated as everything you need is within walking distance ie the lake, restaurants, cafes, shops, pubs. Sue & Alison are very welcoming and helpful. The breakfast is great; help yourself to juice, cereals, fruit salad, yoghurts etc then cooked breakfast of full English or several other variations with special diets catered for too. Can park at guest house (room... More 

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Thank Marilyn P
Alison jane J, Manager at The Old Court House, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review we're really happy that you enjoyed your stay with us & hope we see you again in the near future. Regards Alison & Sue (manager) More 

Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Had a wonderful stay at the Old Court House, met at the door by the lovely Sue who showed us our room. The bed was that comfortable my wife wanted to bring it away at the end of our stay, it's not we don't have a comfortable bed ourselves but it was so good. The breakfasts we had were great... More 

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suelowthian974, Manager at The Old Court House, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review it was lovely to meet you both & we're so happy you enjoyed your stay & your birthday.. Hopefully we'll meet again in the not too distant future. Regards Alison & Sue (manager) More 

Keighley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

booked for four nights .the room was lovely. Each room named after different areas of the old courthouse (we had the judges chambers) overlooking the main road Very clean room and very comfy bed. Sue and the team are really friendly and nothing is too much trouble for them The breakfasts are excellent .lovely full English and made to feel... More 

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Thank Grahamlad
suelowthian974, Manager at The Old Court House, responded to this review

Than* you so much for your wonderful review it is much appreciated :-) Regards Alison & Sue (manager) More 

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