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Virginia Cottage Guest House

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good location. Good facilities. I enjoy welcome sherry and cookies. I could park my car in the near-by hotel just across the road. And I really like to use a swimming pool and a gym in Macdonald Old England Hotel.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful place to stay, lovely owners and in a beautiful location of Bowness. Stayed here a couple of times now and will always look to book this accommodation whenever planning a trip back. Excellent weekend away!

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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to Virginia cottage but would definitely go again. We had a lovely weekend room was clean comfortable warm and everything you needed was included.To say the property was fully booked it was so quite and peaceful. Breakfast was plentiful and tasty. Thanks for a lovely birthday getaway:)

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Barnoldswick
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely little hotel with easy parking. Room was clean and comfortable. Very convenient position for all amenities in Bowness. Bonus use of spa facilities. Superb breakfast, very fresh and generous. Will definitely be back.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been 10 years since our previous visit to Virginia Cottage and our first break away as a couple but this lovely family run business has still the same charm we remembered making obvious place to come back to after all this time. The rooms are characterful and comfortable, breakfast selection is perfect and very good. Location to all...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed here a number of times and it never fails to please. The hosts are lovely from the warm welcome to the hand made biscuits in the room to the great English breakfast in the morning. Parking is available very close by which is a great bonus and it's literally a minutes walk from the centre of Bowness.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place at Virginia cottage well situated for shops bars and restaurants, rooms clean and tidy could do with little updating here and there but over all very could we stay again for another weekend away when visiting the Lake District area , would recommend the bar and grill restaurant for a meal but avoid the kebab shop a bit...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I stayed here whilst roaming the lakes in early December. Perfect place with beautiful 4 poster bed in room and modern ensuite and everything we needed. Graham was a perfect host and breakfast was spot on! The lounge was quaint, perfect to have a sherry and mince pie to warm up after a cold walk. Really enjoyed...

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just returned from another lovely weekend in this hotel. We stayed last year and loved it and this year was just as good!! We love the quirkiness of the hotel and this year we had the luxury of a jacuzzi bath which was a great feature! Lovely breakfast again and fantastic location only a short walk from the...

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Poitiers, france
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time I've reviewed a hotel stay but this deserved one. This is top,class for guest house, better than most five star hotels I've stayed in. There is not anything that hasn't been thought of and made available with professional standards of cleanliness and effiebiency. To be sold out in the middle of a very wet and windy February is...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Virginia Cottage is a quiet and relaxing guest house situated just two minutes walk from Lake Windermere, where you can catch the many ferry boats around the lake, and the centre of Bowness with its many bars, restaurants and excellent shopping. The cottage has WiFi throughout including the bedrooms. The Beatrix Potter Museum is less than 5 minutes walk away. It is ideally placed for seeing all that the Lake District has to offer and local bus services are 150m away. All rooms are en-suite, some with four poster beds and spa baths, and they include a TV with DVD player, tea and coffee making facilities with homemade biscuits, a fridge and hair dryer. Pets and children are welcome by prior arrangement in specified rooms, private parking is available and free leisure facilities can be enjoyed at the Old England Spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Virginia Cottage Guest House

Address: Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: €90 - €162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Virginia Cottage Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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