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3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Biskey Howe Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JP, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
DAVID R Chirk, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chirk, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you want chique, sanitised, minimalistic stark modernism, this is not for you. What the wonderful caring owner, Judith, provides is a homely cosy comfy environment in a spotlessly clean period property. Our room was ensuite with tea/coffee/chocolate making facilities along with squash and a selection of biscuits. We had a wall mounted tv and two very comfortable armchairs, along... More

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Haverigg, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

An absolutely wonderful little bed and breakfast. My partner and I booked in here for a couple of nights, and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The place itself is a gorgeous house built from slate with a beautiful front garden, but the one thing that really sold it to me is the location; the shore of lake windermere is only a... More

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

Returned yesterday after 3 nights at Elim House. We go to the lake district often but this was our first stay here. It was absolutely lovely, we had nice room, very clean and bright. The owner Judith was very nice, she went out of her way to supply me with my porridge just how I like it and nothing seemed... More

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High hesleden
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect from start to Finnish. Room large, airy and very clean. A relaxed environment, friendly host and excellent location. Breakfast was lovely and price of room very reasonable. Have been visiting brownness for 20 years and have at last found the perfect B and B.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights with my husband, brother and sister in law over the weekend of the great north swim. Yes the guesthouse is traditional so if you want minimalism you won't get it here. Judith the owner is clearly a hard working individual. She was perfectly lovely and welcoming and has a very dry sense of humour. The... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Just returned from a 2 night stay at Elim House which is in a great location. I had stayed there before and once again this time the twin bed room and the bathroom were spotlessly clean. The cooked breakfast was very good and Judith was very welcoming. Will definitely stay there again.

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Chester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The dubious honour of my first ever negative review on any site goes to Elim House, where a great location was marred by an inhospitable host and a tired interior. Despite having been clear of an arrival time of 9pm and agreed earlier in the day on the phone to call ahead should we be running a little late, I... More

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Westhoughton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Elim House is a great, very traditional B&B in a perfect location on a quiet side street but just yards from Lake Road. The proprietor is very welcoming and attentive. Our room had all we needed and was immaculately clean. The full English breakfast was generous and well prepared. Would definitely go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Great location just 2 minutes walk from shops, restaurants and 5 minutes walk to the lake. We arrived earlier then check in time and were able to check in and access our room, large four poster at front of b&b over looking the garden. Room was clean with everything you need for a short break. Breakfast nice and because you... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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35 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Arrived and greeted with a smile, everything explained and ample parking at rear, good size rooms and good breakfast, rooms average size and very clean, easy 2 minute walking to the main street, ample places to have a meal. No complaints here.

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Address: Biskey Howe Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Elim House 3*
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Elim House Hotel Bowness-On-Windermere
Elim House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District

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Warm, friendly & peaceful non-smoking home from home with award winning garden, set in the heart of the English Lake district. Judith & Steve offer a warm welcome to all especially couples, walkers, vegetarians, bikers and we are gay friendly. Minimum 2 nights weekends, 3 nights Bank Holidays. No single sex parties. All rooms are en-suite and some have four poster beds. ... more   less 
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