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Oakfold House

4.0 of 5 Beresford Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JG, England
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

We stayed at Oakfold House for 3 nights over the August bank holiday weekend and were extremely happy with our stay. We had a warm and pleasant welcome, an atmosphere that continued throughout our stay – in particular the young waitress at breakfast was always extremely friendly. We were staying in room 5, a small and cosy double, which was... More 

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Liverpool, England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

We have just returned from a long weekend at Oakfold House, we stayed in Room 7, the room was smaller than we expected and on the surface seemed well kept. The bathroom was a decent size with nice decor, but unfortunately the shower cubicle was less than clean with black and pink mould growing on the tiles, sealant. and under... More 

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

i stayed at Oakfold a couple of weeks ago now but it was a great couple of days, the owners were a wealth of knowledge on the area and whilst i am very familiar with the region in some senses my knowledge of were to eat and were not to eat is a little sketchy. It didnt take long to... More 

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leigh lancashire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

very good b&b, we have stayed here on many occasions with family and friends, nothing is too much trouble for michael and michael. rooms tastefully decorated and there is plenty of choice for breakfast. i would recommend oakfold house as a place to stay and will be returning in the near future. thank you x

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012 via mobile

My partner and I stayed in Oakfold House for 5 nights in August of 2012. It's a very nice period house maintained beautifully by the owners, Michael and Michael who take great care in ensuring your stay is as comfortable as possible. Our room was spotless clean as is the entire place which for me is always important! We did... More 

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Bolton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

Oakfold is conveniently sitauted between Bowness and Windermere, both within walking distance. The hotel is situated in a residential street however it was so very quiet and restful. We stayed in room 2 which was nice. I agree with the previous reviewer that the shower was rather weak. The room was clean, only one or two minor things if you... More 

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Leeds
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012 via mobile

Stayed for two nights a group of five of us over three rooms, 2, 3 and 5. The rooms were fine, nothing special, decor was a bit busy but fine. It was superficially clean, but looking closer, there were quite a few cobwebs and dusty areas. The shower in room 2 was very weak, but there was enough hot water.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

Fabulous bed & breakfast . I have stayed in many over the years in Windermere and Bowness and this one is by far the best with the location and price. Oakfold is spotless large rooms and Michael can't do enough for you nothing is too much trouble. Breakfast is fantastic and lots if choice . I will be back in... More 

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Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012 via mobile

I'm actually lying in bed writing this review on our last night at Oakfold. Very comfortable bed, mega shower, lovely breakfast, and Michael, Michael, Michael & Michael are very nice blokes indeed !!! One thing i really HATE about B & B's is putting up with OPN(other People's noise). Well, none of that here. Quiet? It's like a bloody mortuary... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

I travelled to Lake District on 20th July 2012 and stayed in Oakfold House for 2 nights. First, good location. House is off the main street --Lake Road, with a quiet neighbourhood. Bowness Pier is about 10 minutes walk and there are lots of small but interesting shops on the way to look at. Tesco and Co op are also... More 

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Address: Beresford Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JG, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
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Hotel Class:4 star — Oakfold House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Oakfold House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District

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