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Holmlea Guest House

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EW, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a 2 nights stay at Holmlea. We stayed in Room 7, which is at the back of the house. The room was nice and cosy, spotlessly clean and comfortable. Hosts were really friendly, excellent breakfast with loads of choices. Close to the town centre and the lake. Would definitely stay again and recommended this guest house.

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cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest House, responded to this review

We're so glad you liked our ground floor room. Its lovely, cosy, warm and very quiet being located at the back of the house. Thank you for staying with us and hope to see you again, More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just returned from 4 night stay at Holmlea Guest House. This is the best place we have stayed at in the lakes. Close to town centre. The rooms are beautiful, beds are so comfortable, the breakfast is superb and very friendly service. Can't imagine staying anywhere else now we have found this.

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cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest House, responded to this review

What lovely comments. It makes us very proud when we receive great feedback on our high standards and hospitality. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Very friendly people, spotlessly clean house and comfortable room. Breakfast was excellent. I had the continental which consisted of fruit juice, cereal, toast, yogurt, banana and coffee or tea. My husband had the full English which was beautifully presented and excellently cooked. This was my second visit and I would definitely stay again and recommend this B&B.

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cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Barbara. It was lovely to see you again, this time with your husband and a friend. You were such lovely guests and we hope to see you again soon. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I have just returned from five days to the Lake District and stayed at an amazing BB Homelea Guest House. I had a single room which was lovely and comfortable and whilst it wasn't en suite it was not problem using the specially designated shower room which was absolutely spotless as was the rest of the Guest House. There was... More

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cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest House, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to have you all as our guests. Thank you for your lovely comments. We are very proud of our newly refurbished bathroom and glad you liked it. Hope to see you again soon. More

Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Everything was to our satisfaction (especially breakfast, cleanliness, friendly hosts). We were, however, rather puzzled about the towel-changing policy of the guest house. This was not our first visit to Holmlea and it won't be our last.

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cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest House, responded to this review

It was lovely to meet you and we are so pleased everything was to your satisfaction. We look forward to your next stay with us. More

Geelong, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Great location (easy walk to lake, town and local pubs), clean and homely as the name suggests. lack of water pressure and hot water meant showers were not very enjoyable, and the cooked breakfasts were not so great.

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cumbriaboss, Manager at Holmlea Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, all feedback is welcome and taken seriously. We were not advised of any problems with the water during your stay. If issues had been brought to our attention while you were here then they could have been sorted. We have a varied breakfast menu so other options could have been chosen if our full english... More

Egham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The Holmlea guest house is fantastic value for money. The room was very clean and well equipped. The location is good too just a short walk from the town. This was our first time to the Lakes and would definately return to the Holmlea without hesitation.

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cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest House, responded to this review

We are delighted you enjoyed your first stay in the Lake District and so pleased you were not disappointed with our hospitality and accommodation. Thank you for your feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

A great find with a central location to all the amenities, on site parking being a bonus, nice rooms spotlessly clean with all you need for your stay, perfect hosts with nothing to much trouble, great breakfast, defiantly stay again with no hesitation.

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We are so glad we met all your expectations during your stay. We are extremely proud of everything we provide at Holmlea. Thank you for staying with us and hope to see you again soon. More

Leicestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We had a comfortable stay at this guest house- the rooms were very nicely presented and the breakfast was well presented and filling. The proprietors were helpful giving advice about potential places to visit.

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We really appreciate your feedback on your recent stay with us. So pleased you enjoyed your stay. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Guesthouse Holmlea is lovely place, very clean and quiet, comfy bed after long day walking.Gill(the guesthouse owner) was very friendly,looked after us really well.Breakfast was really yummy,location great, definitelly would stay again!!

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cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience staying at Holmlea. We are proud of our high standards of cleanliness and comfort for our guests. Hope to see you all again soon. More

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Address: Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EW, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holmlea Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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