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4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JJ, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed at the guest house for just two nights, very much a shame it wasent longer. Staff were lovely and helpful. They were wonderful with the dog too. The room was beatiful, a perfect base for a few days.Plenty big enough for what we needed. Perfect decoration and well mantained. Breakfast was excellent and the service. Wonderful mini break! Very... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We never before visited the Lake District and this location was decided on to celebrate my 60th birthday together with my family. The staff is exceptional and very friendly. Especially Andrew. There is a lovely reception area and sitting area and lovely relaxing music is played. I would not classify the Hotel as 4 stars and also not classify the... More

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Alpine, Utah
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The guest house was nice and fairly well taken care of. The staff was amazing and helpful. From the first second Andrew was so welcoming and helpful. The rooms, furniture and decor is not 4 star however. We were in an upper level and had a partial view of the lake and valley which was very nice. The breakfast was... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Lonsdale House for only 2 nights and wish it had been longer. Everything was great and far exceeded our expectations representing excellent value for money. It is really well located and is close to all the restaurants, pubs and lake. The room was lovely. It was spacious, tastefully decorated in keeping with the age of the building... More

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Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Genuine welcome from Andrew and staff. Spacious and clean family room/ bathroom. Homely breakfast . Parking tight but possible with a small car. Don't be discouraged being pet friendly - it's fresh and spotless. Definatly coming back . :-)

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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19 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is not luxurious and it does not claim to be one. Its a small, family run hotel. The service at breakfast was very good. Andrew is so friendly, you feel totally at home with him. The room was very clean and beds comfortable. Sherry & toffees in room were a bonus. Our room at the back had a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 1 night to attend a wedding in the Lakes. The hotel is situated on the main road between Bowness and Windermere only a 5 minute walk to the shops, pubs and restaraunts in Bowness. The hotel room we had Room 10 was a large family room facing the main road, with the window closed there was no road... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Close to centre of Bowness. Lovely staff. And room was very nicely decorated and a partial view of the lake. Downside was the parking. It was limited and cars had to be blocked in to fit. Would cause an inconvenience. Best value for money though in the lakes.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hello just to let you know that a stay at the Lonsdale House over the last few days has been most enjoyable with excellent service and superb breakfast. The room was very spacious and the power shower was a real power shower. There was no fault with the cleanliness' of any part of the hotel and would have no hesitation... More

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Struisbaai, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stayed at this establishment twice: on our way up to Scotland and again on the way back to England. Upon arrival, Andrew welcomed us as though we were old friends - we were completely charmed by him and found that the rest of the staff was equally friendly and efficient. The rooms are lovely, with four poster beds, sherry... More

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Address: Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JJ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
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Hotel Class:4 star — Lonsdale House 4*
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Lonsdale House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District

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Fantastic Central Location close to Lake Windermere, Beatrix Potter Attraction, Restaurants, shops etc. Having Lake View Rooms, Four Poster Rooms and Family Rooms. Parking on site. Guests can relax in the Lounge or have a drink at the well stocked bar. For a great holiday at a great price contact us and take advantage of our excellent deals. ... more   less 
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