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The Old Court House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3AP, England
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Rob3078 Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location! Just 5 min walk to the lake with plenty of good restaurants and lovely unique shops as well as your typical outdoor attire shops. Small, slightly old fashioned rooms but clean, warm and tidy. As is bathroom. Double bed quite small. Breakfast is very nice. Toast, cereal, juice tea and coffee. Cooked breakfast made to order and is... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights mid July and found it to be an excellent location for everything - restaurants, pubs, sightseeing. Parking is limited but we were lucky. Bed is only a double and ensuite quite small but perfectly adequate. Narrow stairs so recommend not taking in large suitcases. Good breakfast.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked up on 01/07/2014 for two nights starting 08/08/2014 through Laterooms.com. The stay was to celebrate my partners birthday in the Lake District. Within a couple of days of my booking I received an email from a lady at The Old Courthouse named Alison, who was requesting my approximate arrival time on 08/08/2014. I confirmed this as 1pm. I... More

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

We're sorry that you had this experience after booking at The Old Court House. It has been of a great concern to us & we have been investigating along with the booking agents & our booking engine how this could have occurred. As yet we have no answer & will have to put it down to a technical error !... More

Cheshire
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

my wife and I stopped just the one night. made very welcome by Sue she couldnt be more helpful. room was clean and although small it was comfortable. excellent breakfast. local to everything in Bowness.

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

Thanks for your good review it was lovely to meet you both & I hope we see you again in the future. Sue More

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

My wife and myself have just had two nights (14th,15th may) at the old courthouse and found it to be absolutely fantastic. Lovely comfortable room fantastic location not to far from everything but far enough to be quiet in the evening and sue looked after us so well, her breakfasts will set you up for the day. On sues advise... More

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

Thank you so much for your wonderful review, i'm really happy you enjoyed your stay in Bowness & at The Old Court House & hope to see you again soon. Thanks again !!! Sue More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I stayed here with my wife for 3 nights in April 2014. The owner was very friendly and knowledgeable about the local area. The breakfast was delicious and they were very accommodating to our needs. The room was clean and bright and the mattress was very comfortable. We will be staying here again! :)

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

Thank you for your kind words, it was lovely to meet you & we hope to see you again soon. More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

We booked The Old Court House because we wanted somewhere at the top of Bowness, close enough to the shops and lake to walk, but still able to escape the noise of the bars in the centre. And we chose well! Sue, who runs the B&B, was lovely and made us feel very welcome. Our room was dual aspect and... More

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

Thanks for your wonderful review it means a lot, it was great to meet you & we hope to see you again soon. More

Carlisle, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Great find , ideally suited for restaurants, cafes and shops. Ground floor room cosy comfortable and spotless. We had to leave early in the morning but Sue was more than happy to serve us an early breakfast. Glad she did, it was excellent.

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Hawarden, Wales, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We stayed here for two nyts with some friends. the rooms where lovely and spacious,clean and all the little details made a difference. the landlady sue was lovely and welcoming and she did a wonderful breakfast (even cold beans when asked) the position of the b&b is ideal for the shops and lake. Would highly recommend staying here and will... More

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We stayed here in December and had a lovely weekend. The room was spotless and clean and the lady that ran the place was lovely and helpful in recommending were to eat ect. We was made a delicious breakfast the next day. Would highly recommend this place to stay.

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Address: Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3AP, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Old Court House 4*
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