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Thornbank Guest House

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Mumbai, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice warm welcome from Mark with a detailed explanation of things to do. Although we had to lug up our (excessive) luggage one floor, Mark was too kind to help us out. All facilities required were in the room and the ensuite bathroom - including a nice shower cabana. The house is almost equidistant from Bowness and Windemere. Bus stops... More 

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review - it was a real pleasure having you stay with us. We are always happy to help with luggage. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday. Best wishes Jane and Mark More 

Albrighton, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We would like to thank Jane and Mark for a lovely stay at Thornbank. The location of the B&B was excellent half between Windermere and Bowness. We particularly liked the Little Book of Walks that Jane and Mark had prepared, walks that could be done from Thornbank's front door. We walked to Branfel via Post Knot and we were rewarded... More 

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Helen for the lovely review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We have spare everything so we are always able to swop things such as pillows easily if they are not to the individual preference. We are so pleased you enjoyed the lovely walks on offer right on our doorstep. We very much look... More 

Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Best B&B I've stopped in in the Lakes. Room spotlessly clean and spacious. The breakfast was great and the staff (owners) could not be more friendly, helpful and efficient. We had a great couple of nights and would not hesitate to return

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Brilliant News ! Thank you so much for the fabulous review, it is very much appreciated. Hope we see you again soon. Best wishes Jane More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jane and Mark run a very clean friendly guest house.Excellent breakfast and a nice gesture was a small piece of cake left in your for afternoon cuppa.Nothing was to much trouble for Jane and Mark, and both were very helpful.Would use again in the future.

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Clean ? We can definitely do clean ! Breakfast and cake, what more could you ask for ? Thanks Pete. Best wishes Jane More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely break at thornbank :) hotel was very clean and up to date and Jane and mark helpful at all times :) breakfast was lovely and some lovely little snacks left in room on both days :) would definitely stay here again thank you :)

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Stephen , for the fab review. Glad you enjoyed you afternoon treat ! Hope we can see you again soon. To avoid higher prices call 07590201542. All the best Jane More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely break here at the heart of the lakes, just me and my heavilly pregnant partner. Very warm welcome, lovely guest house, great room and a fantastic break. Would highly recommend. Thanks again Chris and Cath x

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Well Chris and Cath, it was a pleasure. You certainly made the most of your stay. Wishing you all the best for the new arrival, maybe see all 3 of you sometime ? Call 07590201542 for the lowest price. Best wishes Jane More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant guest house, we received a very warm and welcoming arrival, Mark explained the location and amenities close by as this was our first visit to the lakes, I would highly recommend anyone to stay here absolutely fabulous place to stay

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Gary you are a star ! Thanks for taking the time to review and for your lovely remarks. Fancy returning? call 07590201542 for the lowest prices. Best wishes Jae More 

Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wanted to highly recommend Thornbank Guest House to others... had a wonderful stay here. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the breakfast was delicious. The hosts, Mark and Janes were so hospitable and helpful - nothing was too much trouble. They provided excellent advice on the local sights for newcomers. Would highly recommend for people who are heading to... More 

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much Graeme. It is very rewarding to hear from our guests and how much they have enjoyed their stay with us. Remember to call directly for best prices 07590 201542. Thanks again JANE More 

Bournemouth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful stay we had at Thornbank from the warm greeting we received through to our final breakfast. Mark & Jane have put a lot of thought and hard work into making the stay of their guests perfect. The guides for all the local amenities and walks provided are invaluable. The room we stayed in was beautifully decorated and... More 

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Recommendations are our life blood ! It says everything to us a if a guest tells their friends about their stay.We are so happy that you had a great time with us Denise. Very best wishes Jane Don't forget book directly through our website for the best prices. More 

Perth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This guest house has everything that mattered to us. Spacious room with ample storage. Great shower Very comfortable bed. Breakfast was tasty. The owners, Jane and Mark were very knowledgeable of the area. This guest house is in a quiet area . Good for retreating to after a busy sightseeing day. It is also well situated within walking distance to... More 

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

We are always delighted when guest decide to linger longer and not rush off home. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us Lorna. We put a great deal of effort into making our guest feel at home - so glad you felt it ! Best wishes Jane and Mark More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thornbank House is privately owned and run by Jane and Mark Hibbitt. We are just 10 minutes walk from Windermere and Bowness-on-Windermere, where there is a wide selection of shops and fabulous restaurants. We offer bed and breakfast with a personal service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thornbank Guest House

Address: 4 Thornbarrow Road, Windermere LA23 2EW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $108 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thornbank Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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