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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Location was perfect - a short walk from both Bowness & Windermere Room was spot on - there were clean towels each day Breakfast was lovely - even made something that wasn't on the menu (thank you) Would highly recommend

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

Thanks Chloe, great review. So pleased you had a good weekend. Best regards Jane and Mark. More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed our week at Thornbank , great location situated between Windermere and Bowness ,with lots of restaurants within a 10 minute walk into Bowness great for trips on and around Lake Windermere. Hosts Jane and Mark are very welcoming giving you lots of helpful advice on places to visit and places to eat . We had a lovely comfy... More 

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

Thank You Peter, it was lovely having you both stay with us and you certainly made the most of your stay with us; the weather was fabulous. We make it our mission to ensure that, if when asked for help, we provide our guests with plenty of local knowledge. We have had a great response to our little afternoon treat... More 

Epsom, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Warm welcome on arrival, helpful local information provided. Room was clean & comfortable and location convenient with ample parking. Breakfast nothing special but not bad. Only had one night here but could have done with more.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very clean and well appointed property. Great location for walking into the villages. Nice breakfast. Friendly hosts. Highly Recommended for a pleadant stay in the Lakes.lots of very nice restaurants within walking distane. We really liked Rastellis.

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

Thank you for the lovely review. It is always useful to future guest to have feedback of the local area too. Best regards Jane More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, very friendly owners, lovely rooms, very comfortable beds and superb breakfast. I would recommend staying to my friends and family and would love to return in the future. I had a great night sleep in the very comfy beds and overall really enjoyed my time in the lakes.

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

Hi Michelle, thanks for taking the time to review your stay. Personal recommendations are our bread and butter and mean more than anything to us. Hope to see you again soon. Best wishes Jane More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We can definitely see why this place has so many positive reviews! We stayed here for two nights in August and Jane and Mark definitely have their hearts in it 😀. We have to say although the rear rooms are smaller than the front ones they are perfect for a few nights away. On the breakfast front we liked the... More 

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

Thank you so much Daniel and Katie. It was a pleasure having you stay with us and so glad you liked Mark's,now famous, English Breakfast ! We still love what we do and love to hear we are getting it right. Looking forward to seeing you little one soon. Best wishes Jane and Mark More 

Geelong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just had a week at Thornbank, returned after a similar holiday two years ago. This place is a perfect base for discovering all the magical experiences to be had in this part of the U.K. Situated between Windermere and Bowness you have many choices for shopping at eating, and a central point for accessing th many great walks in this... More 

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

Well thank you. We are old hands as this business but are so pleased to hear we are still getting it right. It gives us great pleasure to read these fabulous reviews. Thanks again and thanks for taking the time to review your stay.Jane and Mark More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I stayed at Thornbank over the August Bank Holiday and had a wonderful stay. Jane and Mark were very welcoming and recommended both places to walk and places to eat. There were several options for breakfast which was always filling and set us up for a full day of walking. It was a real find having a... More 

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

Thanks for the review of your stay. It's great to hear you had a good stay and sorry about the bumped heads! Even I do it sometimes. We do mention the height restriction on the room description. Pleased you enjoyed the local information we provide. Best wishes Jane More 

Wigan, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at the Thornbank guest house for 2 nights and was fully satisfied with the place. The location of the guest house itself is very good for trips on and around the Windermere lake and the hosts are welcoming and helpful.

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

Thank you Mark. It' great to hear you had a good stay with us. Best regards Jane More 

Bourne, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here for a long weekend, and can't speak highly enough of the hospitality we received. The rooms were spotless and well equipped. Would highly recommend to anyone, and 6 of us will definitely return!!! Thanks again to the owners Mark and Jane. Peter, Alison, Charlotte and Will

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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: $104 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thornbank Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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