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5.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Helm Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BU, England
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Oakbank House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We are regular visitor's to Bowness this being our 9th visit in 12 months. In my opinion Oakbank House is not a 5 star guests house, compared to other 5 stars we have had the privilege to stay in. You are definitely paying for location here. Parking extremely tight, welcoming and friendly on arrival, room ok but more a 3... More 

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Swinton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this hotel last minute for an overnight stay with friends. Great location, fantastic views, parking a little tight. We were given a room on the top floor of the hotel in the loft space. Good size, large bathroom, well equipped. Our only gripe was it was very windy and the windows continously banged through the night although this didnt... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location and very friendly. Warm and with atmosphere. We have a lovely room even though we booked last minute. Welcome was friendly Breakfast was great Parking a little tight but that is a minor issue Great night away.

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Beverley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Positive - Situated in a fantastic location with parking (very tight) and spotlessly clean. The breakfast was very tasty. The staff in the dining room were very friendly and helpful. The free use of the spa facilities was a positive experience and highly recommended. Negative - our bedroom was freezing with badly fitted windows. (The wind outside blew my hair... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Me and my patner stayed in October as a suprise weekend away, it was a great stay. Clean room with the essentials you need, friendly staff that welcomed us despite the fact we arrived late Friday night! Breakfast was very nice and our overall stay at the hotel was pleasant.

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Me and my partner stayed 3rd October 2014 for 1 night.. rooms not as luxurious as the photos make out on the website, Owner Danny was a little off with me when he could take the deposit off my card after several attempts and me reading the card to him 3 times he had taken the long card number incorrect,... More 

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We stayed in room 6 this week. We found the room very comfortable and warm , the staff were great . Our only faults were the very small shower cubical and poor electric shower ( you have to dance around to find the water ). For a 5 star hotel I'd have expected better ironing equipment and longer breakfast. 8.30... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have just returned home after a two night stay at Oakbank House. We were visiting the Lake District for my boyfriend's birthday and chose this B&B due to its location and room views. Our room was clean and spacious with a lovely view of Lake Winderemere and Bowness On Windermere itself. It is located close to... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

My wife and I have just returned from 3 nights at the Oakbank. We stayed in room 4 which has a very nice view of the lake. The Oakbank is in an excellent position for walking into the lovely town of Bowness. The breakfast was good and the staff very attentive. Our bed was very comfortable and the room was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

Great place to stay perfect location, lovely views and adequate breakfast. Best quality was the warm welcome and friendly helpful staff. Found the hotel by accident on the first night of our mini tour of the North of England and only intended to stay one night. But on our second day we booked out of Oakbank to travel One and... More 

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Address: Helm Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Oakbank House 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Oakbank Hotel Bowness On Windermere
Oakbank Bowness On Windermere
Oakbank House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District

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