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Oakbank House

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Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

When we booked we were told room 14 was ground floor level with own private entrance but was not told the only window in the room was the bathroom and glass front door . The room was dark and smelled musky the bathroom was small and just had a window replaced which left the decorating in a very poor state... More 

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Keighley, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here for 2 night when we went to the Rock on Winderemere in June 2016. Lovely place, management excellent, rooms perfect and immaculately clean. If you go to Bowness this place is a must. Dedicated parking a massive bonus and very reasonable for a weekend stay

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

Stayed here last year. I enjoyed the location of this B&B but the standard of the public areas I found disappointed and drab. The limited time allocated for breakfast was not conducive to a relaxing weekend. I found the quality of what was served to be good but had to ask for a top up of tea & coffee both... More 

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Thank Bell322
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had room 11 and could not have asked for any better. Very clean and comfortable with an amazing view. Staff were very friendly and helpful sadly had to leave early due to family sick at home. Will visit again

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East Calder, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is a great place to stay, as it is a stone throw from the town centre.It is within walking distance to all restaurants and bars, also the lake tours. What we most like about it is the breakfast as it has a great variety of choices for you to choose.The rooms were clean and spacious and tidied daily.... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely lovely stay at Oakbank, this was a getaway for my birthday with my boyfriend and it couldn't have been more welcoming and lovely. We had a lovely loft room with a view across bowness, a separate bathroom, tea and coffee, lovely homely decorated room and lovely fresh sheets. Breakfast was delicious with a wide choices such as cereal, full... More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice friendly b&b , the location is fantastic 2 minutes from town centre and breakfast was of nice quality. Our Room 14 was ( as been stated in previous reviews ) lacking a window which did make it a bit stuffy at night but we got the room at a cheaper rate than the rest so can't complain. The room... More 

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Thank Robert M
Lanchester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

All round great weekend! We were instantly made to feel very welcome upon arrival, this was our first child free weekend. We were promptly shown to our room which was lovely! Very spacious and very clean! The location of the b&b was perfect- although the walk up the hill after a meal and couple of beers is a killer! The... More 

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1 Thank Louise S
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Thank you and I am grateful for your feedback More 

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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We booked this B&B via Booking.com as we wanted something comfortable, convenient and budget-friendly place in Lake District. This charming place is delightful and situated in Bowness on Windermere, close to several restaurants, attractions (Beatrix Potter) and the lakeside cruises in Windermere. Danny, the owner was friendly and welcoming, and we found the rooms very inviting, clean and cosy. Would... More 

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1 Thank Geeta K
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Thank you for staying with us and I am delighted you enjoyed your stay. More 

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We booked 2 rooms for our one week holiday around lakes. When we arrived we been told that one room was separated from main house, so my husband and I stayed in this seperated room #14 and my daughter stayed the room #3 which was in the house. Well, our room actually without window, no ventilation at all and the... More 

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Thank Rainy C
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Thank you for staying with us and providing feedback. I am sorry you were so disappointed with your room and the service levels we provide. We change towels and bedding every other day but we will change them daily if requested. I cannot understand how your towels were wet given the heated towel rail in your bathroom is permanently on?... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a Cumbria Quality Assured Guest House in the centre of Bowness on Windermere overlooking Lake Windermere and the Langdale Pikes. 11 Of our rooms are en-suite. All have showers and some have a bath and shower. We provide free leisure facilities 150 metres away with a swimming pool, sauna, steam room multi gym and Spa. Prices include breakfast for two. We have free on site parking with free WiFi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oakbank House

Address: Helm Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $108 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Oakbank House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Oakbank Hotel Bowness On Windermere
Oakbank Bowness On Windermere
Oakbank House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District
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