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Congleton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Although looking like a fairly standard Lake District hotel from the outside this hotel delivered more than expected. The staff at reception were really friendly and the accommodation was very good having recently been upgraded. The barman is very helpful and displays an attitude not often found at a hotel at this level.This perhaps sounds demeaning and is not meant...

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Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed at the burnside hotel in bowness, we had looked online beforehand but booked direct as we found the hotel offered a better rate than we found online. Check in was smooth, and we received all the information we needed from Amelia and more! We didn't have breakfast so we can't comment on that. The spa was fantastic,...

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1Thank David F
North West UK
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Great location .Staff were excellent and really helpful .Family room was excellent with a mezzanine with 2 singles and a double downstairs .The double rooms were also good. Lots of parking ,nice lounges,nice gardens and bar areas. They have a separate spa /swimming pool area .I think this would be my only negative comment .Its a very dark pool which...

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Thank alice_wood
Leeds
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We had a first class 2 night stay. The staff were helpful and welcoming. Our room (a family) was first rate, which we could not fault. The Spa and leisure area is superb, as good as any we have had the pleasure to use. The bar staff were warm and friendly, the drink prices were as competitive as the bars...

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3Thank iangLeeds
Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Just had 3 days in lakes with last night staying at the burnside hotel and spa , pure luxury , food perfect , we had a package which included Dinner and breakfast and I was a little skeptical thinking the food was going to be the let down , but far from it for the £153 we paid it was...

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1Thank Willow959273
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Very comfortable stay. Staff are helpful lovely location sort walk to pubs and shops of lake windamere. The spa was nice just whats needed after a long hike. Only complaint room can be more up to date however I think they were in the process of doing so unfortunately we didn't get to stay in newly decorated room but not...

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Thank Tom C
Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Burnside Hotel for one night, before we attended a wedding in another hotel. The hotel itself was beautiful, very clean, and our room was huge! The only downside I would say was that the beds weren't very comfortable. The pillows were hard and we didn't sleep very well. But, the breakfast was nice! And we were...

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Thank BlackCatTeacher
Lancaster
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Hotel was stylish and relaxed, plenty of space to sit with a drink in various lounges, hotel staff very friendly and the room was very comfortable, The breakfast was very good but the best part of the hotel is the new spa facilities, fantastic !!

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1Thank lee19712016
Wilmslow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Bear in mind that this is a £325 per night “suite” Circumstances were: Hotel chosen for 4 Star status, spa facilities and location. It was explained on reservation that the booking was for a birthday weekend. Dinner was not booked in advance as this is a 4 star hotel. Hotel has no idea about customer service or coherent management and...

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Preston, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Stayed here in the penthouse suite with hot tub when it as our Ruby Wedding Anniversary. Was great for a Special occasion really enjoyed the hot tub. Breakfasts were really good and the evening meal was very enjoyable

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Burnside Hotel and Spa, one of the finest four star Lake District Hotels, located in the best place to discover the beautiful Lake District, set in mature gardens with views overlooking Lake Windermere and the surrounding lakeland fells. Our hotel is ideally situated just a short stroll from the steamer piers that travel the length of Windermere and the bustling village centre of Bowness-on-Windermere, perfect for exploring the many historic, cultural and contemporary attractions within the Lake District including Beatrix Potter's 'Hilltop'. The Burnside Hotel offers a large selection of bedrooms from snug, standard and family rooms to beautiful suites and deluxe rooms with hot tubs, each with their own unique design. Many of our rooms have views across the gardens and trees. For a small supplement a view of Lake Windermere can be arranged. Others have views over the hotel reception and spa. The hotel offers a limited number of pet friendly rooms. Please ensure you book these rooms direct with the hotel as they are not available online or through any agent. Whichever room you choose you'll enjoy a 40 inch flat screen TV and free wi-fi, a large comfortable bed (minimum 5ft king size bed, some rooms have 6Ft super king beds or twin beds). An en-suite bathroom with bath and/or shower (some rooms have separate shower cubicles) and tea and coffee making facilities. Our Restaurant is as popular with passers-by as it is with our guests, with our tempting traditional hot and cold buffet breakfast, a sumptuously seasonal table d'hôte dinner menu using only the best locally sourced produce, with Chef's specialty dishes and homemade desserts complimented by fine wine, all make sure the view on your plate is as memorable as the one from our windows. For a light bite, our homemade bistro meals served during the day here mean you can enjoy conservatory cuisine in comfort taking in the breathtaking views over the lakes, hills and mountains or dine in our cosy lounge with a roaring log fire. Burnside Spa offers our guests pure lavish indulgence from sitting by the pool and enjoying a glass of prosecco to unwinding in one of two hot tubs, steam room or sauna; not to mention the main pool is an experience within itself, press the secret button and make the whole pool bubble. Our two treatments rooms offer a large range of treatments using Aromatherapy Associate products. All set in a relaxing and tranquil environment with mood lighting, poolside seating and bar facilities. The ultimate experience in relaxation. Romney's Snug Bar our Traditional Pub within Burnside Spa offers traditional food and real ale. Open every day, enjoy a cappuccino after that early morning swim, a light lunchtime snack or traditional bar meal early in the evening. Guests of the pub a can enjoy use of our Private 18-Seater Cinema or a game of pool (just £1.00). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Burnside Hotel & Spa

Address: Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3HH, England (Formerly The BEST WESTERN Burnside Hotel & Spa)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: €116 - €329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Burnside Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Burnside Hotel Bowness On Windermere
Burnside Hotel & Spa Bowness-On-Windermere, Lake District, England
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#6 Luxury Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#9 Romantic Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
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