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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I came here with my husband for 4 nights and we had such a great time. The staff were so friendly, welcoming and helpful. They provided us with a delicious vegan breakfast every morning and left us vegan treats in the room each day- which was a lovely touch. They gave us tips and advice on where to go and... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were welcomed by Rich on arrival and he carried our suitcase up to our room, which was much appreciated. My first sight was the swans made from the towels, on the bed. So lovely. Their heads met to form a heart, although we are both seniors, I loved this added touch. The location is ideal for Bowness and the... More 

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RichSJL, Owner at St John's Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Frances, It was lovely to meet you both and thank you for the complimentary review. I'm glad that Chris looked after you well too! Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Personal,very warm welcome by Rich on arrival; lots of helpful information about the B & B and the area. We stayed for 3 nights in room 6, a cosy double, small, yet perfectly formed :-) The towels were arranged on the bed in the shape of swans, replicating the swans of Windermere; a lovely touch! Room and bathroom were spotless... More 

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RichSJL, Owner at St John's Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks Cornelia - lots of great feedback. It was good to meet you guys and to see you make the most of your stay in our beautiful surroundings. Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

Busselton, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There's not really much to add to the previous reviews - we stayed in the Windermere room, spacious, impeccably appointed with a beautiful bathroom. Rich welcomed us and gave us all the information required to enjoy this lovely lodge and its location. There are lots of breakfast options (beautifully cooked and presented) and dietary requirements are catered for.

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RichSJL, Owner at St John's Lodge, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for taking the time to review us at St John's Lodge. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us so much. Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent place to stay, very comfortable and clean room. Staff where very welcoming and keen to help where ever possible. Very good breakfast. Excellent location within walking distance to lake Windemere

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RichSJL, Owner at St John's Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Robert, I'm so glad that you enjoyed your sty so much with us at SJL! Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in room 10, was quiet, i particularly liked the fact that there was no room cleaning service at ridiculous hours like before 9am in the morning (as it can happen)....so we could sleep in and be peaceful! we loved our stay there, great breakfast choices as well, people were friendly and more than eager to please....everything you need... More 

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RichSJL, Owner at St John's Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Anca and Tom, Yes, I like to think of us as a quiet guest house offering a good sleep and a good breakfast! So - I'm glad that that worked well for you guys! :-) Kind regards, Rich More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner got a lovely welcome and the hotel was really lovely. Breakfast was superb . A really enjoyable lovely stay. Will stay again and will recommend to my friends. It is in a perfect place for a stroll into the village and to the lake. It has everything a person needs for a visit to the lakes

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RichSJL, Owner at St John's Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks Daemon for the excellent review and for any recommendations to your friends! + We try to encourage direct bookings as much as possible so that we can provide a discount. I'm glad that you guys felt so looked after! Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Naomi couldn't have been more welcoming when we arrived and gave us the lowdown of the B&B and brought us to our room, the very spacious Keswick suite. Couldn't fault anything with our visit. The room was spotless and had everything we needed to enjoy our stay. We stayed for 2 nights, and I must say they were the best... More 

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Thank Craig M
RichSJL, Owner at St John's Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Craig, Thank you for the detailed feedback and the kind words about Naomi and the value that we provide here at St John's Lodge. I'm glad that you found the bed so comfy and the breakfasts so good too. All in all that pretty much sums up what we're trying to do! Thanks again, Rich. :-) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We was made to feel very welcome. The staff were extremely friendly answered any questions we asked. The breakfast menu catered for everyone so much choice. The room was excellent .The staff were on hand if needed from Kevin cole

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RichSJL, Owner at St John's Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks Kevin for the glowing review. It was good to meet you guys and I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay in the Lakes and with us so much. Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

Udine, Italy
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our holiday in the Lake District we were staying at St John's Lodge. At our arrival Rich was so kind to tell us about all the interesting things to do and see in this beautiful part of England. Our room was small but very very clean, there were many options for breakfast, that guests can choose from a menu,... More 

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RichSJL, Owner at St John's Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Sandra, Thank you for the lovely review and for the feedback! It was great to meet you guys. Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This excellent guest house is ideally situated midway between Windermere village and the Lake at Bowness Bay (about 10 minutes walk) and close to restaurants and shops. St John's Lodge has been awarded the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2016, 2015 and 2014 plus Visit England 4 Stars and the Visit England Silver Award for its rooms and customer service and the Visit England Breakfast Award. St John's Lodge offers stylish rooms, great breakfasts and a warm welcome. It partners with the Low Wood Leisure Club to offer guests that stay for 2 nights complimentary use of the swimming pool, sauna, steam, room, hot tub, gym, fitness classes and 20% off all beauty treatments and the café plus 10% off all watersports such as sailing, windsurfing, kayaking. St John's Lodge offers an extensive range of cooked breakfasts including traditional English, gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, vegan and fresh fish dishes. There is a small car park on site plus additional free parking opposite and on Queens Drive. The hosts offer advice for local walks, events and restaurants. There is also free hire of local guides, board games, novels, CDs, DVDs and umbrellas! ... more   less 

Additional Information about St John's Lodge

Address: Lake Road, Windermere LA23 2EQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $107 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — St John's Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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