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Virginia Cottage Guest House

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 29, 2016

We always stay here when visiting the lakes , the reason? Quite simply it represents fantastic value for money, spotlessly clean, free parking an excellent breakfast served in a delightful dining room. Graeme the owner and is wife have the recipe for a perfect B&B . The premises are centrally located and within easy walking distance to the lake and...

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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 29, 2016

Owners very warm and welcoming .Room excellent Everything we needed and more ,delicious breakfast. Key to front door and two mins off shops and boats.Definately go again .Have been before a few years ago.Just gets better

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Hartlepool
Reviewed August 28, 2016

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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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 28, 2016

A great B&B with plenty of character and a friendly welcome. The location is great for access to the shops and restaurants (2 min walk) and the lake Windermere water front (5 min walk). There were even some nice surprises like sherry and biscuits for the guests in the afternoon. We will certainly stay here again when visiting the Lake...

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 26, 2016

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...

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 26, 2016

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...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 23, 2016

This was our second stay at Virginia Cottage and we'll definitely be back next time. The place is full of character with a real homely feel. Can't fault it and it's so close to everything. Nice little touch with the sherry you can help yourself to and biscuits.

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Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 23, 2016

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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Widnes, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 22, 2016

My wife and I stayed at this lovely cottage for 1 night and it was excellent. Lovely room, comfortable bed, lovely breakfast and very helpful owners. Well situated and within walking distance of all the local attractions. We were advised to eat at The Albert pub/restaurant and we are glad we did as the food was excellent.

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Dunston, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 21, 2016

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.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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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: $99 - $178 (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 Guest House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District
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“Rooms very nice with good views. Shower small but adequate. ”
DiK949, 1 week ago | Read review
“Stayed three times and all rooms were good.”
Langyslass, Feb 21, 2017 | Read review
“The room we stayed is was at the front, it was a little noisy and small but would still stay in this room again”
115lesleyw, Feb 19, 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 4”
383stephp, Feb 6, 2017 | Read review
“Request a family room if you want more space.”
emmaw279, Dec 30, 2016 | Read review
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