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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

This was my first visit to the Lake District and Windermere turned out to be an ideal base for this purpose. Briardene is attractively situated on a quiet and uncrowded road, yet the centre of town is just a few minutes walk around the corner. Head in the opposite direction and you will stroll into busy, but delightful, Bowness within... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Very welcoming and cosy bed and breakfast. Our room was so comfortable and attention to detail was perfect. The bed just nestled into you so you would have a good nights sleep. The breakfasts were amazing. I had a bacon sandwich which I have to say is the best I have tasted. We would return again in the future.😀

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Thank Vicki L
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Couldn't of stayed in a better place.we were made to feel at home from the moment we arrived.such a lovely guest house and run by such a lovely couple and not forgetting Elizabeth.brierdene is in the perfect location,our room was very cosy and peaceful with a lovely view,breakfast set us up for the day with lots to choose from.we would... More 

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Thank Jean H
Llanelli, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I have just returned from a weekend stay.it felt like home from home.sam and David gave us a lovely welcome as soon as we arrived showed us to our room which was superb (four poster).breakfast was excellent everything you want.lovely location about a mile from the lake which was beautiful. Both Sam and David couldn't do enough... More 

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Thank Peter D
Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 6 nights in 4 poster room, room very spacious clean and very homely, bed was like a snuggle bed just didnt want to get out of it best bed ive slept in for years, only complaint about bed is " bed posts too big for handcuffs" (smile) The hosts were great very attentive made us feel very welcome,... More 

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lancashire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Would recommend here to anyone!!! The hosts couldnt make you feel more welcome. We stayed in the 4 poster room and its fab...the bed is sooo comfy, the room is lovely and spacious and all is very clean. We stayed for 3 nights for the Bank holiday weekend and the room/towels were cleaned daily...you even get lovely bath robes to... More 

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Thank Mandy S
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Lovely house and lovely people who run it, nice, clean and comfortable rooms. Delicious breakfast, allowed us to stay one night rather than two as we booked very last minute but we will be staying again soon hopefully for two nights! Allowed us to leave car for the day to avoid parking fees in the town, great location, 2 minutes... More 

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Thank Ami W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

Thouroughly enjoyable stay, my only criticism is that we were not there for longer. The room had an en suite, comfortable bed, hot shower and we were provided with towels and dressing gowns etc. Breakfast was very tasty and the proprietors are very, very hospitable. Would definitely reccomend to anyone, of any age.

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

We stayed in the 4 poster room for 2 nights Fri/Sat. Best bed we've both slept in, so comfortable, wanted to take it home! Nice and quiet location yet Windermere village right on your doorstep. Breakfasts were lovely too. This guest house has a really nice homely feeling and would definitely stay there again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Returned home after a fab 2 night stay. The room was fabulous with everything you could possibly need. Breakfast was lovely and plenty of it.David and Sam make you feel very welcome and can't do enough for you whilst there. We will definitely be returning and wouldn't hesitate in recommending the Briardene to anyone.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Briardene is a beautiful Victorian property built using local lakeland stone & slate. 3 tastefully decorated en-suites rooms all with king-size beds, 4-poster or brass beds. Extensive breakfast menu using local produce. Exclusively non-smoking. Private off-road parking for all guests. Sorry no children or pets. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Briardene Guest House

Address: 4 Ellerthwaite Road, Windermere LA23 2AH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Briardene Guest House Windermere, Lake District
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