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    May Cottage

    May Cottage Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EW, England
    011 44 1536 609108
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    • Average3%
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Sue and Len, owners of this lovely B and B can't do enough for you. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. The bathroom is spotless. The welcome is very warm and the breakfast is refreshing and plentiful. All in all this is a lovely...More

    1  Thank Janice l
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    From the moment we arrived we were welcomed by hosts Sue & Len. Nothing was too much trouble for these hosts, each morning at breakfast Sue would take an interest in the plans of the day for her guests & offered her local knowledge of...More

    Thank jmeikle48
    Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for 3 nights and couldn't have had a better experience. Lovely room and bathroom, husband enjoyed his full English breakfast and I was excited to have vegemite on toast after 2 months away from home. Our hosts were so friendly and helpful...More

    Thank venejohn
    Reviewed 20 July 2017

    Staff pleasant, accomodation extremely poor, 32 spiral stairs to attic bedroom, no room for luggage if it can be dragged up the stairs. Attic shape ceiling above the beds, hitting head with any sudden moves. Bathroom unbelievable. Shower is a hose in the bath, no...More

    1  Thank ooodi2016
    Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

    This B&B is in an excellent location, just a 3 or 4 minutes walk to shops restaurants and the Lake. The owner is very friendly and keen to offer information on where to visit in the area. The accommodation is very clean and the full...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$99 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Lake District >
    • Bowness-on-Windermere
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    • May Cottage Bowness-On-Windermere, Lake District, England
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