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Virginia Cottage Guest House

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Preston, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

To many stairs. sister has a balance problem and that was made worse by the room at the top of the building, with floor that was uneven. Room was tiny and bed so small that we had to top and tail .It was my sister but if it would have been a female friend- would have found it difficult.

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Wigan, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a lovely night away here wish it could've been longer! The room was beautifully clean and set out and the owners couldn't do enough for you. It's situated just a 2 minutes walk from everything anesome cracking pubs serving good food but most of all a decent real ale! Will defo return here.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our only disappointment with Virginia Cottage was that we were only staying for one night. Everything was perfect from the initial welcome to our departure. My husband and I had a suite (Room 6) which consisted of a spacious bedroom (the bed being a four-poster), a small lounge and a bathroom with a spa bath. The complimentary home made biscuits... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hi All having visited with my elderly greyhound for two nights three days I would definitely recommend to doggie families :) I stayed in the pet friendly room with double bed, fridge and en suite bathroom which was convenient to the front door and on the ground floor. The view from the bay window was lovely and my doggie could... More 

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Ascot, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent location with good parking facilities, and use of lovely indoor swimming pool. A really good breakfast, with lots of choice, and lovely homemade biscuits in our room., along with bowls and bonio for the dogs. Also biscuits and sherry in the lounge if you're feeling peckish after a day's sightseeing. The room was spacious with a four poster bed,... More 

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Church Crookham
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location and facilities. Spa in the nearby hotel is great. Parking was easy and convenient . The staff were all friendly and helpful and the breakfast was excellent with all the choices you would want.

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East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant location lovely clean room breakfast spot on plenty of choice and a cracking fry up. Free use of local leisure facilities. Some beautiful walks around the area we took full advantage of. Faultless stay. Will use again definitely. Thank you.

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

Great location with good parking,Nice breakfast, lovely home made biscuits on arrival,clean room with good hot drink making facilities.Enjoyed our stay with our dog. The downside for us was that it says there is a fridge in every room however we were unlucky enough to get the smallest room in the cottage without a fridge which we really needed as... More 

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Graeme S, Owner at Virginia Cottage Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive comments and we are delighted that you and your dog enjoyed your stay. You had booked the Economy Double Room via the internet which is our cheapest room and can assure you that none of the other rooms were the same price or cheaper than your room and certainly not a Deluxe room... More 

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very clean and smart room with a four poster bed. Home made biscuits on arrival were very good as well. Breakfast has everything we wanted be it full English or cereal and toast. All in all a lovely clean and comfortable place to stay at a very reasonable price. Be aware if reading some of these reviews as the couple... More 

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County Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean, easy to find, easy to park at adjacent hotel, good breakfast including service,ideal location I the centre of Bowness for bars restaurants ferries and lake. We will certainly be returning to this property

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Virginia Cottage is a quiet and relaxing guest house situated just two minutes walk from Lake Windermere, where you can catch the many ferry boats around the lake, and the centre of Bowness with its many bars, restaurants and excellent shopping. The cottage has WiFi throughout including the bedrooms. The Beatrix Potter Museum is less than 5 minutes walk away. It is ideally placed for seeing all that the Lake District has to offer and local bus services are 150m away. All rooms are en-suite, some with four poster beds and spa baths, and they include a TV with DVD player, tea and coffee making facilities with homemade biscuits, a fridge and hair dryer. Pets and children are welcome by prior arrangement in specified rooms, private parking is available and free leisure facilities can be enjoyed at the Old England Spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Virginia Cottage Guest House

Address: Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $107 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Virginia Cottage Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Virginia Cottage Hotel Bowness-On-Windermere
Virginia Cottage Guest House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District
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