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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This B&B is in a great location in the centre of Windermere. Rooms are comfortable and our ensuite was huge. The rooms were really quiet. There is parking but because of the size of the spaces it can be a little like draughts to make room for everyone. However, guests leave their key with the owner to avoid blocking others...

Thank Gaff_11
Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is an excellent guest house in a great position in the lovely village of Windermere, with parking which is a premium here. We stayed in room 8 which has the 4 poster bed and settee for chilling out in front of the tele after a hard days walking. Also has a lovely small pool which is really nice. The...

Thank Andy V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked this last minute for my mum and dad , they loved it. Excellent customer service and went extra mile, providing information for walks and places to go, and nice little Touch of carrot cake in afternoon and cup of tea before journey home .Will be booking again

Thank Kiri D
Walkden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've stayed here three times now and have never been disappointment. The owners are very friendly, The rooms are clean, bright and spotless and the breakfast one of the best you wlll get anywhere. We stayed in room 9 which has a spa bath and is just around the corner from the indoor pool. If you arrive by train, it...

Thank NigelandDeborah
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This guest house in the centre so good location. We only booked last minute and all that was left was a 4 poster room, I thought oh that's nice!! Well don't have any grand ideas when booking a 4 poster room here, it won't live up to any expectations. The room it's self was a good size but it's has...

Thank Tim-H1234
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend booked a last minute stay here. We had an excellent stay, friendly staff, excellent breakfast, loved our room with a spa bath, location was great, the only downside to this guest house is the lack of parking. We really struggled to park our large car, other guests this weekend were all in big cars, ideally more...

1Thank Umbong1
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loves this place. Great location to walk into town, beautiful breakfast, elegant rooms and the staff were excellent. Some great places to eat nearby and the Lake is a 15 minute walk away. We will definitely stay here again!

Thank JoeQ86
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We went for a weekend in April and cannot recommend this place enough. I am one of those awkward vegetarians and they couldn't do enough for me for breakfast. What a lovely family that run this thank you for making our birthday weekend so special x

Thank Christina H
Orba, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
Reviewed 24 November 2016

What a lovely location and what lovely, friendly hosts. You can tell they care about what they deliver and they deliver it well. Breakfasts were very tasty, efficient and made with lots of love. The veggie sausages were awesome. Our room was clean and warm and with lovely toiletries, which you can buy at reception.

Thank Nicola B
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Stayed here for two nights, we were well received and shown to a comfortable room with a good view. The room was clean, comfortable and warm. The breakfast was excellent.After returning from a wet walk Jasmine was happy to see to having our boots dried and ready for us the next day.Having a parking space was also an added bonus.

Thank Kevin1014

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of Windermere, Southview offers charming 4-star guest house accommodation and a heated indoor swimming pool. The railway station is a 3-minute walk away.Each en suite room is individually decorated, featuring an LCD TV and a DVD player. Superior rooms have an en suite spa bath or a body jet shower. The Bar/ Lounge is a relaxing place to enjoy a drink. The hosts are friendly and welcoming and speak fluent Spanish. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southview Guest House

Address: 27 Cross Street, Windermere LA23 1AE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: €96 - €137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Southview Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Southview Guest House Hotel Windermere
Southview Guest House Windermere, Lake District
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you want to use the pool ask for a room near to it.”
NigelandDeborah, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had room 28 with a lovely and high, four-poster bed. Lime and tea tree shower gel is lush!”
NicolaB981, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't forget to bring swimwear for the pool.”
Kevin1014, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a large room with a beautiful en-suite”
892jaynem, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Top rooms have good views, but beware of steep stairs !”
205deborahw, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
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