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May Cottage

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and myself have stayed at May Cottage on a few occasions when we visit Windermere from Perth, Western Australia. To find quality acommadation at these rates on this scale in Windermere is near impossible. Full credit to the owners Sue & Len, they run a fantastic B&B. We feel part of the family in their home. A home... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been 5 times already this year. Even better now the road to Keswick is open. May Cottage is still superb in all aspects, and we are looking forward to visit number 6 in early September. We are giving Sue and Len a break from us till then and to enable others to enjoy all that May Cottage has to... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at May cottage with my 16 year old son for three nights. The saving grace was the leisure facilities for me as wandering around in the rain was not interesting for me or Andrew. I wanted to spend time with my son before he heads off to college and I achieved this. Sue is welcoming and caring and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Whilst we didn't stay at the B&B we did have the pleasure of meeting Sue who kindly stopped to offer us a ride from Windemere down to the Lake. Sue was very friendly and full of good tips on where to go, such as the Hole in T' Wall pub for lunch which was lovely. Thank you Sue, we'd love... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Just a quick thank you for the lovely stay and giving me a lift to the great north swim. Even ironed my shirt while I was out. Will happily stay here again. I even tried to pay extra but she wouldn't except it. That service is very rare. Thank you Dave and Vicky.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

This was our third stay at May Cottage which was as enjoyable as ever. Len and Sue have made this a lovely place to stay in the heart of the Lake District. The rooms are immaculate and Len's breakfasts are superb. The use of the local spa facilities is a real bonus. Already booked for next year,can't wait! Thanks Sue... More 

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East Hagbourne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

This B&B is found at the end of an 84-mile walk on The Dales Way. Its first notable feature is that it is well away from the hustle-and-bustle of Windermere. The second is that the attractive rooms are large enough to cater for both the people and all the 'stuff' that goes with a multi-day walk. (Many on this trail... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

A family owned hotel/B&B situated perfectly near the lake...Breakfasts are perfect and rooms are spotless. Sue and Len were so warm and welcoming, they made us feel at home instantly, in addition to going out of their way by placing rose petals and fresh flowers on our bed as we went their for our belated honeymoon. Thank you ever so... More 

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Westhoughton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Small Bed and Breakfast about 2 minutes from the Lake and close to the village. Sue, the landlady, is extremely helpful and informative. The rooms are clean, comfortable and quiet. Parking is slightly restricted. The breakfast was full English and excellent.

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Excellent two night stay at this charming cottage. Sue could not have been more helpful. Spotlessly clean and the breakfast was "to die for!!" Parking a bit tricky but Sue was happy to shunt our car in and out as required! Very handy for all amenities in Bowness. A super weekend break enhanced by the efforts of Sue and her... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We welcome you to enjoy your Lake break with us in a super location close to Lake Windermere and village life. From a super location, our family home offers *** quality Bed & Breakfast, with three ensuite rooms & one Budget ensuite room. (- We do not offer or provide the standards and services of a Guest House or Hotel.) Direct contact ensures the best tariffs, as our many returning guests know! ... more   less 

Additional Information about May Cottage

Address: Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $103 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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