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Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EJ, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
garymorris1975 Preston, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
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Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Superb location, warm friendly welcome, very clean homely rooms and an excellent breakfast. There really is no need to look elsewhere. We have stayed in many b and b and hotels in Bo'ness and this is by far the best we have stayed in to date. We will definitely be back.

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

Very comfortable and well kept. Lovely retained oak panel and exposed beam features in the bedroom and had a great nights sleep in the 4 poster bed. Breakfast was great too. Will be returning to Virginia Cottage in the future.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Appreciate the effort of Graham ensuring he met us to check in. Breakfast easy to select and pre-order with plenty of choice. Room 10 with Four Poster Bed was immaculate, plenty of space, overlooked the pub next door and main road, but no issue with noise. Asleep as soon as our heads hit the pillow. No noise from other rooms.... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The guest house is ideally located with parking just over the road. Parking is a real bonus in Bowness as saves a fortune. The room was very comfortable. Breakfast was first rate and perfect to set you up for a days walking or wandering in our case. Very pleasant and helpful hosts who were available to give advice on local... More

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Solihull, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good clean b&b in heart of Bowness a short walk to waterfront and resturants. Clean and comfortable with a good cooked breakfast. I would mention to travellers that the front door opens onto to road which maybe a little disconcerting to some, car parking is just along the road in another hotel. Otherwise this is a fine b&b and should... More

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

added bonus was parking [nearby - not on site]. our room [no1], was on the first landing and overlooking the main kendal road. due to the wonderful weather, the room was at times too hot and even with the window open not much breeze. i believe there are fans available if you ask [only found this out when checking out!]... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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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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