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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here last year for the first time and loved it, clean, well appointed rooms, superb breakfasts and lovely owners. It is set at the top of windermere village and easy to find as it just off the main road. It's a couple of minutes walk from the railway station (and lakeland show piece store...well worth a look round) and...

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Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic bed and breakfast rooked away in the lakes. Excellent rooms and decorated really nice,Stephen and Wendy are both very nice and helpful, excellent choice for breakfast from a full English to salmon and even a veggie option, all in all 10 out of 10.

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Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Wow! What a fabulous 5 night stay we had at the Cottage!! Really clean,great service,amazing breakfasts helpful and friendly staff and great off street parking!!! Would definitely recommend and will be going again! The Orrest Head walk is a must and the start is only 2 minutes up the road

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Cannock, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 8, 2016

We stayed for a weekend in July at last minute having been moved from the original place we had booked at as they had a major leak! We were very happy to have found a room here available at such short notice as they had a last minute cancellation. The room we had was perfect with a beautiful four poster...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 30, 2016

Stayed for four nights this week. Comfortable double room with charming decor and compact ensuite. Plenty of drawer and cupboard space in room to keep walking gear out of the way. Superb breakfast choice and quality with friendly and attentive service. Hosts very knowledgeable about local area walks, attractions and eateries and genuinely keen for guests to make the most...

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Thank Jo G
Winsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Very good adult accommodation - Parking easy and everything within easy walking distance so no need to drive anywhere - room was very comfortable - shower and loo were quite small but acceptable - Breakfast is exceptional and hosts were very friendly

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

The perfect B&B for a relaxing break or to come back to after a hard day of hiking up mountains! The room we stayed in was small but perfectly formed! Very clean and comfortable. Breakfast was excellent, couldn't ask for more. Didn't meet Steve but Wendy was very friendly and made us feel very at home. I would highly recommend...

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north wales, UK
Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Just got back from a 2 night stay at the cottage. When we booked there was only 1 room left and that was room 2. We have stayed in various places around Windermere before and the reviews of the cottage made us book. We were not disappointed in our choice at all. A very warm welcome awaited us and the...

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Thank janeandgary1972
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 10, 2016

This was a spur of the moment getaway, and we are so glad we picked The Cottage. Although it was on the main road, it was set back and we had a room at the back of the property so traffic noise wasn't a problem. Breakfast was excellent with 14 different choices as well as the usual cornflakes and yogurts.

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Had three nights here. Absolutely brilliant. Stephen & Wendy were very welcoming & helpful in regard to surrounding area. Breakfast excellent. We had room 8, which was very quiet at back of hotel, bed extremely comfortable. En suite tiny but serviceable. Would highly recommend.

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Address: The Cottage Elleray Road, Windermere LA23 1AG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $100 - $492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Room 3 has a great 4 poster bed if that's what your looking for.”
 of 5 bubbles SteveS406, Jun 24, 2015 | Read review
“Room 4 has a four poster bed lovely....”
 of 5 bubbles Paulab121, Mar 30, 2015 | Read review
“We had room 3 - lovely room, comfortable bed and very warm.”
 of 5 bubbles olwenw_13, Oct 7, 2014 | Read review
“we were on the top floor which was the attic so had the sloping roof but the space was well used, although it didn't affect us there is a main road outside.”
 of 5 bubbles 515chrisn, Oct 1, 2014 | Read review
“Room 8 was lovely but had a very small bathroom with the wash basin in the bedroom.”
 of 5 bubbles HansJN, Sep 22, 2014 | Read review
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