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Ivy Bank

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Holly Road, Windermere LA23 2AF, England
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights and had a wonderful stay. Nicky & Gareth made us feel extremely welcome, and were so knowledgeable about Windermere and the surrounding area. Our room was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was very tasty and there was lots to choose from. My partner and I would definitely recommend a stay at Ivy Bank Guesthouse, and... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We spent three nights at Ivy Bank over the weekend to do the Great North Swim in Lake Windermere. Nicky and Gareth were excellent hosts, making us feel very welcome. The room we had was well equipped and comfortable, and breakfast was great.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Just had 7 days here the weather was wall to wall sunshine and the accommodation was first class, Nicky and Gareth are excellent hosts who go out of their way to help you enjoy your holiday, the room was clean and comfortable overlooking the front garden which is well maintained, the en suite wasn't cramped the shower was good no... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

The Ivy Bank is very clean and comfortable and only a short walk into the town. The owners Gareth and Nicky are wonderful hosts, and are so friendly and welcoming and offer tips on what to do in the area. Nicky even gave me a thermos flask of tea for my walk which was lovely ! Thank you for a... More 

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midlands
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112 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Spent a couple of nights at Ivy Bank on our way to the TT. Nicky and her husband made us very welcome and nothing was too much trouble for them.Breakfast was lovely with a good assortment of breads,yogurts,etc and a nice cooked breakfast,with lovely bacon and sausage.If we are in the area in the future I would have no qualms... More 

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Very good Guest House. The owners could not have done more to make our stay more enjoyable. Help with where to go and what to do was given to overseas guests, breakfasts were first class and any issues dealt with straight away! Very close to Windermere town centre and cafes, shops and restaurants too.

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Thank Nick J
IvyBankWindermere, Owner at Ivy Bank, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Nick, glad you had a nice stay. It was lovely to meet you all. More 

Sunderland, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

We visited Windermere Easter 2016 one of the wettest visits we have every had in the Lakes. We were really impressed with this B&B which made up for bad weather and would highly recommend it to friends and family. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel extremely welcome. The couple who run this place are really nice... More 

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IvyBankWindermere, Owner at Ivy Bank, responded to this review

Thanks again, looking forward to your next visit. Great guests make it easy for us to enjoy what we do. More 

Sudbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

We spent 5 nights in this fabulous B&B. Nicky & Gareth are brilliant hosts & nothing is too much trouble. Would recommend to anyone looking to stay in Windermere - hard to beat on all fronts. We will be back in 2017.

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Thank Martin C
IvyBankWindermere, Owner at Ivy Bank, responded to this review

Thanks Martin, Denise & Becky - it was a pleasure hosting you at Ivy Bank. So glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for recommending us. See you next year! More 

North Wales
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

There are no negatives to say about Ivy Bank, it lives up to it's rating..Superb! Accommodation cozy and home from home, Nicky and Gareth the perfect hosts. Rooms very clean and comfortable, breakfast is superb and very filling. If you are looking for a friendly welcome with great value and superb accommodation, look no further. Can't wait to return. Thank... More 

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IvyBankWindermere, Owner at Ivy Bank, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are glad that you liked our newly refurbished room and enjoyed the brekky. We are pretty relaxed here and hope our guests feel the same when they stay. I am glad that you are looking to come back and see us again....hope it's soon! More 

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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

We arrived and greeted by a friendly welcome from Nicky and Gareth. We where offered and upgraded to the best room at no extra cost. Due to this being our first visit to the Lakes, Nicky and Gareth pointed us in the right direction to obtain the best locations for seeing some fantastic views. Even printing off maps so that... More 

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Thank Frank D
IvyBankWindermere, Owner at Ivy Bank, responded to this review

Hi Frank and Cheryl. It was lovely to meet you both - I hope you got to Gummers How on your way home? We can recommend lots of lovely places like that. Look forward to seeing you both again - call or email us for best rates. Best Wishes. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Within 30 minutes walking distance of viewpoints, tumbling waterfalls and the Lake shore, Ivy Bank is situated in a quiet position close to the village centre, shops, restaurants and station. There are comfortable beds, spotless en-suites, attractive decor, a superb choice for breakfast and a relaxed atmosphere. Aromatherapy massage available on site. Discounted use of local leisure club. Private parking, storage for bikes. Free wireless internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ivy Bank

Address: Holly Road, Windermere LA23 2AF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $94 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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