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Perth
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is well and truly described by many of the recent visitors. We booked two rooms at the last minute because it looked okay on the website. We arrived at 5pm and given the keys. We found the rooms were "made up" but under the covers were many unwelcome remnants from previous visitors. Both were pretty filthy and bathroom... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here for 2 midweek nights with my lady. I booked a superior double room which was not cheap! Our room was a complete let down - the shower/wet room was dirty and was full of disgusting black mould. On our second day, and on returning from a long day walking, there was no hot water whatsoever so we had... More 

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Lanchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I usually keep an open mind when reading reviews and never write them as I think everyone has different opinions and should make there own. I however would like to tell everyone to beleive all the negetive reviews wrote on here about the White house as it is all TRUE DONT waste your money on this awful place as we... More 

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Thank Janet M
Fife, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately we did not read the reviews having stayed here many years previously. Big mistake, how standards have plummeted leaving us with nothing positive to add to this review other than to warn you to avoid at all costs. It is difficult to know where to start but we would concur with all environmental issues experienced in other reviews and... More 

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1 Thank Parsduo
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37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is disgusting. Mould in the bathrooms, filthy carpets, walls and bedding. An absolute zest pit. I'm sure a YMCA or youth hostel would have better standards. Unfortunately we did not read trip advisor first, I'm kicking myself for not doing this as all the negative comments are so true. I'm so surprised that it's still running as a... More 

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3 Thank HLD72
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Place is in dire need of a refurbishment. Cobwebs and dust on windowsills, bathroom door wouldn't stay closed without locking it. King size bed was two singles put together. Plate at breakfast had crumbs all over it before we even used it. Room smelled musty and damp. Such a shame as we were expecting better. Wouldn't return again and wouldn't... More 

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1 Thank Paula L
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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170 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a quick pint in the sunshine this weekend. It's got a medium size chilled, cobbled court yard which is a nice place to relax. The restaurant section looked very nice but was closed. The bar has limited selection and could do with a bit of a clean but does the job

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1 Thank Gurnico
Manchester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

This was the first time my Hubbie has booked a surprise and trust me the last time!! I read the reviews the night before we arrived and wanted to cry but with no refund available we went. On arrival it does not look appealing at all but ...... In the reception the owner does sit surrounded by empty glasses (2pm)... More 

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Tiverton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

We were the only people who stayed there that should have said something to me at the time! We had to ask for breakfast the guy was smoking cigarettes and called someone on the phone, they arrived 20mins later and then pointed to some bowls of cereal then disappeared. After 30mins I asked if we could have a cup of... More 

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3 Thank hev n
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Firstly, I must point out that we didn't check the reviews before we booked this as it was a bit of an emergency booking and extremely last minute, no excuse but that's the reality and the mistake! I really cannot believe that in such a busy and lucrative tourist resort like Bowness on Windermere, a place like this could exist.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The White House Hotel

Address: Robinson Place | Lowside, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $97 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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