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BEST WESTERN Burnside Hotel

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Kendal Rd, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EP, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just returned from a fabulous overnight stay at Burnside. On arrival we were initially booked into the last remaining room to be refurbished however we were quickly upgraded without fuss to room 103 which is simply stunning! Lake view suite tastefully decorated and lovely & spacious with a very comfy bed. The girls on reception are brilliant, very professional and... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent two night at the Burnside Hotel last week, enjoyed our stay and the weather was perfect. We found the reception staff to be polite, friendly and always had a smile. Our room was on the lower ground floor overlooking the front garden and you could see the lake from the patio doors. The patio door opened onto a... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had another excellent jazz break here last weekend. The Hotel just keeps on getting better and all the improvements are quite stunning, especially the new pool and spa. As always the service was great with very friendly and helpful staff, and the food delicious.

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is about to undergo some refurbishment. There are many hotels that would do well to upgrade to the existing standard of the Burnside Hotel. Our one reservation about the hotel at the moment is that the water from our shower came out slowly and with a fluctuating temperature. Otherwise it was brilliant with friendly, helpful and efficient staff,... More 

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Selby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The newly refurbished Burnside is definitely worth a visit. Central for Bowness and wonderful gardens with great views over Windermere. The staff are very efficient and polite and the restaurant is spacious and food produced to the highest standards, plenty of choice. Would definitely recommend this for a short break

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked to stay here with my partner for my birthday. I had read online that the facilities were closed but would be open a few weeks before my travel date. I then received a phone call the day before our stay to inform us they were still closed - when we arrived we realised that there was a LOT... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

my partner and I booked here, well what a mistake that was, facilities were all closed (which we find out after booking and paying) never advertised before hand yet fine to take our money for it... we called the hotel to dicuss further, spoke to the rudest man we have ever come across in our lives,disgusting customer service so rude.... More 

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Ewloe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well located within easy access for walks by Windermere Lake Good food and service from very friendly staff Leisure suite was being updated on our last visit can't wait to return this summer. Hotel has large communal areas which permit you to take your well behaved dogs and other pets

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night during the Easter holidays and could easily have stayed longer. We had a family room on the top floor which was a great size for our family (2 adults, two preschoolers and a baby). Lovely and clean rooms and bathroom. Staff were very friendly and helpful, location was very good. A nice walk down... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extremely slow service even though there was hardly anyone in the dinning room; when the food did arrive, we were given tiny portions. Some items on the menu were extra (not included in the room tariff) but are not worth the money. The shower in the room did not have hot water in the morning and pool was cold. Breakfast... More 

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