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Tattershall
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just got back having spent 4 days here. Room, although small, suited our needs. Fantastically clean and modern. Staff friendly. We had a brilliant welcoming. Very impressed. Breakfast choice was amazing, although I'm not a lover of having to order the night before, however I was assured that if I needed to change my order it would not be a... More 

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

We stated two nights booked because of the location perfect for Windermere and Bo'ness 10 /15 min. walk ether way The best part was this gem of hotel the staff were friendly new all there guests by first name from the start the rooms are modern and well decorated there are different size rooms here ours was what was a... More 

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

Thanks Scott and Nancy - what a lovely review. It was a pleasure having you here and I'm glad that you had such a good time in The lakes. Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We sayed at this wonderful hotel for 3 days. The location is good. Staff were helpful, polite & friendly. The room was a bit small but clean & comfortable. Breakfast was good with many excellent choices. We really liked our stay at this hotel and we already recomended it to our friends. we felt like we were home! We loved... More 

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

Hi Both, thank you for your reservation and for your excellent review. I'm glad that you felt so at home and cosy at SJL!! :-) Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for 4 nights, couldn't have asked for better hosts, lovely lodge, spotlessly clean, great breakfast and great location, perfect for walking to Bo'ness and Windermere. Thank you to all the staff.

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

Hi Stewart, thanks for the excellent review, you're very kind. I enjoyed the chats we had and I wish you both all the best. Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic stay. Perfect location. Rich and his staff were attentive, polite & friendly; we felt very at ease and nothing was too much trouble. The room was excellent, clean and comfortable. Breakfast was really good with excellent choice.

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

Thanks Steve and Angela - again! I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay so much. Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

Launceston, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

What a find !! This place was fantastic. Arrived and the friendly Staff /// Rich Lisa. & Kerry was outstanding Our cases were taken to our room & our introduction & information about house rules //breakfast and the District was informative and very helpful Our room (5) was large // clean // Light and a Big Bathroom. Nothing was too... More 

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

Hi Dee and Kevin, we enjoyed having you here! Thank you for the kind compliments and I hope that you enjoy the rest of your travelling. Kind regards, Rich ("and the girls"!) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights and had a fantastic time. The hotel is perfectly positioned between Bowness and Windermere. The room we stayed in was very clean and modern the bed was extremely comfortable. There is a wide range of selection from the breakfast menu and cooked very well. We didn't have a bad meal there. Staff were very... More 

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

Thanks Ian for the excellent review. We enjoyed having you here and I'll pass you review on to the team - it was Lisa that greeted you in the mornings :-) Kind regards, Rich More 

Cairo Montenotte, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just absolutely fantastic..Rich and team made it feel like home.. rooms very trendy .. clean and comfortable..with all you needed with special little touches ..like the ribbon round the shower mat ....lovely toiletries.. and what can you say about the breakfast..complete of everything you wanted and as much as you wanted... will definitely recommend..and hope to return soon .. my... More 

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

Hi Janette, thank you for "absolutely fantastic" review and for acknowledging the little bits of detail that we do here at SJL. We've upgraded the toiletries recently and so it's great to hear such positive approval but most of all... your first 11 words mean so much! :-) Kind regards, Rich. PS Hi to Alberto! More 

Runcorn, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and Julie had a wonderful break here at St. John's lodge. Rich and the staff couldn't do enough for us the breakfast was lovely. The hotel was spotlessly clean and would recommend anyone to stay there. One problem we stayed in room 8 and there were no opening windows in the room and we found quite hot at nights... More 

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

Thanks Allen for the lovely review. You make a good point about the windows and we'll look at how we can improve the circulation in that room. Take care and Hi to Julie. Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there to enjoy our honeymoon, wasn't really expecting a lot but the hotel experience was amazing. Owner of the hotel treat everyone like a family. Am really glad that i choose this hotel for my trip. I will definitely recommend this hotel/guest house to everyone.

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

Wow, thanks guys. We enjoyed looking after you both and wish you all the best and a long and a happy marriage. Kind regards, Rich :-) More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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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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