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Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EJ, England
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Couldn't fault this B&B Location perfect bars restaurants lake and car parking almost on the doorstep.The service was second to none Thanks to Graeme and Shirley .Our bedroom was lovely every amenity comfy 4 poster bed Hearty breakfast served by Graeme in a beautiful dining room sherry and biscuits in comfy lounge what more could one ask for .Homemade biscuits... More

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely bed and breakfast situated right in the heart of Bowness on Windermere, excellent parking with free permit, good hearty breakfast and lovely rooms, with 4 poster bed and spa baths of showers en suite, comfortable bed with tea, coffee making facilities in rooms and homemade biscuits.

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Leyland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well what can I say? A very warm welcome. Nice and comfortable room. Tasty breakfast and plenty of choice. Very well situated. All in all very happy with our stay at Virginia Cottage. I would highly recommend this B&B to anyone who is thinking of visiting Bowness on Windermere :)

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a fantastic place to stay in! nice house, and the bed in our room is kind of traditional bed. We really enjoy the time spending there with beautiful view through the window. Besides, we were treated warmly, the breakfast is also very nice.

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Bahamas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A wonderful B & B with a Shakespeare period décor theme. Mr. Graeme was very helpful and friendly. The biscuits and varieties of teas and packets of hot cocoa in our rooms were really appreciated. The location of the B & B is great and the free parking in a really busy area is a plus. I must say that... More

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Gourock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was one of the best B&B's that we've stayed in. We were warmly greeted and that stayed with us for the whole stay. Room was excellent and the breakfast was delicious, just we needed to set us up. All in all a smashing break which was made brilliant by the B&B. When, not if, we go back to Bowness... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

great little place this. a warm welcome, beautiful room (no.11) with nice little touches like homemade biscuits in the room and less than a minute walk from some great restaurants and the lake. really nice breakfast too. honestly I can't think of a single thing wrong with the place, other than we had to come home. if you're looking to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Virginia Cottage at the end of a 6 day walking holiday and treated ourselves to two nighjts in the suite. It really was a treat. The bedroom was huge with a most comfortable four-poster bed. The lounge area was lovely and we were treated to a selection of beautiful home made biscuits on the hospitality tray. The... More

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

The best B&B we have stayed in. Warm and friendly. Good food in a lovely diningroom. The room was elegently furnished and very comfortable. All in all a greatplace to use as a base for planning a holiday in the Lakes.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having arrived in Bowness, we found the separate parking and walked on to find Virginia Cottage - ostensibly quaint, but being shown to our room which overlooked the main road, we were quick to discover that it wasn't quite the best. A window overlooked the road and the pub next door, there was a tiny 'luxurious' shower with a separate... More

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Address: Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EJ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
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Virginia Cottage Hotel Bowness-On-Windermere
Virginia Cottage Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District

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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool
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Virginia Cottage is a quiet and relaxing guest house situated just two minutes walk from Lake Windermere, where you can catch the many ferry boats around the lake, and the centre of Bowness with it's many bars, restaurants and excellent shopping. The cottage has WiFi throughout including the bedrooms. The Beartrix Potter Museum is less than 5 minutes walk away. It is ideally placed for seeing all that the Lake District has to offer and local bus services are 150m away. All rooms are en-suite, some with four poster beds and spa baths, and they include a TV with DVD player, tea and coffee making facilities with homemade biscuits, a fridge and hair dryer. Pets and children are welcome by prior arrangement in specified rooms, private parking is available and leisure facilities can be enjoyed at the Old England Spa. ... more   less 
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