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Fair Rigg Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Ferry View, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JB, England
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Fair Rigg Guest House
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
14 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a double room and were allocated room 5 which enjoys a lake view. The room was bigger than we expected, having a sofa in it to sit and relax. The room was spotlessly clean and the linen felt really luxurious. The breakfast was good quality ingredients cooked well. It was a substantial breakfast to keep you going throughout... More

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N Yorks
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights and were allocated room 5 at the top of the house. It was wonderful with a fabulous view over Lake Windermere in the distance. The room was spacious, light and airy, with a comfy bed, and a sofa, which you rarely get in a guest house. Everything was spotlessly clean. My only complaint, and... More

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Craney270, Owner at Fair Rigg Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we were really pleased you enjoyed your stay. On the booking side we don't allocate rooms it is purely preference of the person booking, each room is explained on our site and the room in question (room 5) is described as on the second floor, because of this it has got superb views but... More

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We came across Fair Rigg via Tripadvisor and were so bowled over by the brilliant reviews that we decided to book for a long weekend to celebrate our anniversary. It was everything we could have hoped for. I echo all previous comments about the excellent hospitality from Ian and Christine, we felt very welcome and they were a valuable source... More

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What a great review, thank you so much, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Fair Rigg. More

Durham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Had a lovely weekend at the fair rigg guest house. The room was fully equipt with everything you need, very clean and a lovely comfortable bed. Breakfast was excellent and Ian and Christine are very friendly and helpfull. I would recommend walk 6 in the guest book, great views of Windermere from School Knott.

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Thank you, we really appreciate your lovely review and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Hi, I would like to say big big thank you for this people who own this guest house our stay was fantastic and we felted like being home. Before I stayed in Fair Rigg I have never stayed in guest house before. Service they provide is excellent and hard work they put in this is just remarkable. I was blown... More

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Thank you for your wonderful review we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

The rooms are fantastic, it is clean. The staff are friendly and welcoming. It is inbthe perefect place, just on the edge of town so you can easily get into town but its not loud and busy with tourists going by all the time. The breakfasts were amazing, really enjoyed them. I really enjoyed my stay and whenever I go... More

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Thank you so much, your lovely review means a lot. More

2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Fair Rigg Guest house is a lovely bed & breakfast on the outskirts of Bowness and as it states on their website takes 10-15 minutes to walk into the centre. Christine and Ian are the perfect hosts, nothing is too much trouble. The rooms are very comfortable and have little extras in the room like airfreshner in the bathroom which... More

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We really appreciate the lovely review, thank you so much, and look forward to seeing you again. More

west yorkshire
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Wow what a find, this Guest house is about 15 minutes walk into bowness but lovely walk, lovely views. Spotless clean, Hosts couldnt do enough for you very friendly and alway on hand, and could answer any questions about the area, on where to go etc. Breakfast was spot on. Would definately return and reccommend. Thank you for making our... More

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What a great review, thank you so much. More

warrington
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We had a lovely stay at this guest house, mainly down to a very friendly, helpful couple, Christine & Ian. They made sure our stay was comfortable and pleasant. Gave us lots of information regarding area and attractions. Fair Rigg is a 20 minute walk to Bowness Pier, but it's nice scenery on the way. Great location to stay, peaceful... More

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A big thank you, your review is really appreciated, we are really glad you enjoyed your stay with us. More

Hexham
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

I booked a long weekend away for my husbands birthday recently. What a find this place was! The room was spacious, beautiful, comfortable with lovely views. Ian and Christine,the owners, could not have been more accommodating. They went out of their way to be helpful and booked restaurants on our behalf, printed out details for walks and even gave Jamie... More

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Thank you so much for all your lovely comments on your stay at Fair Rigg. More

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Address: Ferry View, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JB, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Hotel Class:4 star — Fair Rigg Guest House 4*
Also Known As:
Fair Rigg Guest House Hotel Bowness-On-Windermere
Fair Rigg Guest House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District

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