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4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JJ, England
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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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3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just returned from our first trip to the Lake District and had the pleasure of staying at Lonsdale Guest House in Windermere. Everything was great and we genuinely could not fault the place. The room was spotless and was exactly as seen on the photos on the website and the view was beautiful. The breakfast was first rate... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

My husband and i have just returned from a 2 night break at the Lonsdale and i have to admit i was apprehensive after reading some of the reviews of this B&B and even though theres the odd thing needing attention to, i was happy, our room (9) had a lovely four poster bed was lovely decorated and a decent... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Although we were pleased to find a hotel that accepted dogs, we were disappointed generally with Lonsdale House as it was advertised 4* and we found it was most definitely 3*. The frontage of the building was a bit shabby, and we found it smelt inside of some kind of cheap cleaner. The room was clean, but the adverts on... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

We didn't stay at the Lonsdale but by a chance encounter with Andy the owner, whilst looking for an internet cafe, he kindly offered us the use of his free wi fi if we cared to pop into the hotel. We did so and he also kindly printed off a document for us. Although we only saw the lounge and... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

Booked here as it stated wifi in all areas, however couldn't get it in our room. Told at reception to use it in the lobby! I booked hotel so I could use wifi in my room!! Useless could have got accommodation for half the price without wifi.....

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Chorley, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We enjoyed our stay but asked for a room with a view as it was our anniversary. We were allocated room 2 which was very spacious and tastefully decorated. Unfortunately we had a view of the main road which was very noisy and felt we had to draw the curtains to get some privacy. The shower was also very small.... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We have just returned from a fantastic stay at Lonsdale House. It was a very last minute decision to escape to the Lakes to take advantage of left over holidays from work. We literally had a quick look on line and decided we wanted to be in Bowness and Lonsdale House kept jumping out at us. We are really pleased... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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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