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Hartlepool
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in the executive double with four poster bed and spa bath. All were very pretty and spotlessly clean. Breakfast was a substantial full English. Staff were very welcoming and friendly. We have stayed before and would definitely stay again. Close to restaurants and amenities.

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Virginia Guesthouse is a lovely traditional building just a short walk from Lake Windermere. The rooms were well equipped and very clean. There is a lounge, breakfast room and free WiFi access. You can use the leisure facilities in a nearby hotel and park in the private car park of another hotel (very short walk away). The breakfast was... More 

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Arrived with my seven year old son for a 3 day break and couldn't have enjoyed it more. Lovely couple, very helpful and accommodating. The hotel is beautiful and has some really nice homely touches, homemade biscuits in the room, little extra touches here and there to make it feel like a home from home. Lovely breakfast and in a... More 

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Darlington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Book early as this is such a good find, excellent location, good food, very clean and sherry with biscuits was also a nice touch. This is our third visit and as Arnie said we will be back. The car park close to the hotel is also an asset.

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Dunston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfectly located for harbour, pubs and restaurants. We had dog friendly room which was spacious clean and tidy and 4 poster bed a nice touch. Nice en-suite with jacuzzi bath.. Would deffinately book again

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VirginiaCott, Owner at Virginia Cottage Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. More 

Leeds
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely stay here. Nice view, lovely clean room. The sherry and biscuits are a lovely extra touch. Great breakfast and very helpful staff. Would 100% stay again! Wouldn't stay anywhere else in Bowness.

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VirginiaCott, Owner at Virginia Cottage Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your 5 star review. We always appreciate it when guests take the time to post a review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you can visit us again in the near future. More 

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

Great facilities, a prime location and a friendly host. Really couldn't ask for much more from a well priced guest house in Bowness. Minutes from the lake and a great view out on to the streets. Would highly recommend.

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lanark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic place to stay. Ideally situated in the centre of town but quite rooms . Spotlessly clean with friendly staff and a great breakfast to set you up for the day. Love the little complimentary sherry and biscuits before bedtime. We will be back again for a relaxing weekend

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VirginiaCott, Owner at Virginia Cottage Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and we hope that you can return soon. We are always striving to give our guests the best experience that we can. Thanks again. More 

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent property, courteous and friendly hosts, very comfortable beds, very good breakfast. I would certainly recommend this guest house to anyone at all. An ideal location right in the heart of Bowness.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly staff who would do anything for you. In a great location close to the Lake and shops - walking distance. Breakfast was really lovely and organised well. The room was not overly large but none are in Europe. Our room overlooked the street and pub but noise was never an issue. Bathroom was compact and new and fresh.... More 

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VirginiaCott, Owner at Virginia Cottage Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Karen. Thank you very much for your review and we are really pleased you enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us. As Virginia Cottage is made from the conversion of 2 Lakeland cottages we are restricted by the dimensions of the building and not being purpose built does make for differing rooms but this is part of the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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 - $187 (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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