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May Cottage

3.0 of 5 Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EW , England
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful way to relax between Christmas & New Year. Clean, fresh & comfortable in a friendly atmosphere. Len and Sue were brilliant hosts - always at the ready to help without being in your face. Loads of helpful suggestions on where to visit and best foody places. Always good to know where the locals eat! In fact we... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights between christmas and new year. The room was lovely and spacious and very clean. We loved the power shower . The mattress and pillows were a little too firm for us but that was personal taste. Sue and Len were attentive though we found Sue a little overbearing and regimented. Breakfast was OK but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

If you're on a budget this is a great place. The prices are very good compared to others in this street & the location is excellent, being just 100 or so metres from the shops & pubs. We had originally booked months in advance but then had to cancel a week before, but then things changed and we mangaged to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Loved this bed and breakfast from the moment we arrived sue is a very informative lady and knows her stuff breakfast is great too and the rooms were lovely, recommend this 100%, use the leisure facilities up the road at local hotel steam room and jacuzzi are great to unwind

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights in room 1 which is the largest of the rooms available. We were greeted by Sue and Len who are really friendly. The room is a really good size with a massive king sized bed. The en-suite is big too for a B&B and even has a bath which is a bonus. The room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Our stay at May Cottage in October'14 for 4 nights was delightful, with very warm welcome from Sue. Sue gave us great ideas for sightseeing the area and some wonderful maps for nice drives in the area. The breakfast was great, very personalized. Place is cozy, close to cafes, lake is just 2 minutes walk away. Although our room was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Dear Sue Finally I get time to write to you! We had such a lovely stay at your guest house I really do have to compliment you. From the first email, I experienced your friendliness and willingness to accommodate us From the moment we arrived we experienced your warm and friendly persinality Our room was lovely, felt like home, tasteful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Fantastic reception from a genuinely nice person called Sue …We loved it and wd gladly recommend this to anyone….Two mins from Bowness and the lake and when in the area will deffo go back…..I am a musician and travel lots of places all over the world and this is he Mutts Nutts……Cheers xxxxx

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Very friendly and helpful welcome. Clean and comfortable room and delicious breakfast. In the centre of Bowness so close to shops and restaurants. Just have to ask and they will offer advice on transport, walks etc. Would certainly recommend it to everyone.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I stayed at this B&B with my brother recently. It was the perfect place to catch up as we don't see each other all that often, all in beautiful surroundings. Literally just down the road from the lake and town centre, where there were plenty of cafes and restaurants. Only having four rooms, meant it was quieter and much more... More 

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Address: Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EW , England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — May Cottage 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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