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The Burn How Garden House Hotel

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Sydney
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 3 nights on our trip around the UK. We upgraded our room which was very large and had a small balcony and was quiet. The bed was comfy, but only a double so a little small, but that was no real problem. The staff were very helpful and pleasant and gave me a card for my...

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Retford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We called up one afternoon and were surprised to be able to get a table for that evening as it was Easter. Lovely lady booked us in and and we were excited to see what was on offer. Nicely greeted upon arrival, pleasant and chatty staff. Nice little bar were we sat whilst we looked at the menu. We wondered...

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Linda A, Manager at The Burn How Garden House Hotel, responded to this review

We look forward to your return, and it was so nice to read your review thank you from all at the Burn How

Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have stayed here at least three times with partner and young children in the family garden chalet. Love this hotel as the staff are very friendly and helpful while at the same time always have lots of privacy due to the layout. The rooms we stayed in were separate from the main building with own entrance to room and parking...

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Linda A, Manager at The Burn How Garden House Hotel, responded to this review

We are pleased to read that you have visited before and that you enjoy coming back to the Burn How. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay and we look forward to your next visit

Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there for a short stay, quick break - time out. Loved it. Close enough to the boat tours & town shops, without being in them. It is a resort with a differences, private rooms, not at all like a hotel, or the average B&B. The room we had 'the BAY' Come with all the usual bells & whistles, for...

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Linda A, Manager at The Burn How Garden House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recommendation and taking the time to review your stay, we hope you will visit again if in the area

Monmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First holiday in 10 years and was very pleased with what we where met with pleasant and attentive staff on reception then off to the room we stayed in the bay very large well appointed room bath wall in shower heated towel rail and underfloor heating bed was huge and very comfy and although it was cool outside the room...

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Linda A, Manager at The Burn How Garden House Hotel, responded to this review

We hope you will be able to visit us soon and not have to wait so long for another break, Thank you for all you comments on your stay which have been passed on to the staff

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our first time at the Burn How and we were pleasantly suprised.the rooms were comfortable and clean.the staff especially Megan the Kiwi girl were very friendly and helpfull. The restaurant area is a delight with lovely garden views. The breakfasts are gorgeous with plenty to choose from. The location is a few minute walk to the centre of...

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Linda A, Manager at The Burn How Garden House Hotel, responded to this review

I have passed you lovely comments on to Maegan, thank you for your review and letting us know that you had an enjoyable stay

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean. Roomy. Fantastic service and breakfast. Very welcoming. Rooms are not in the main building and like little apartments but do not let this put you off. Private parking is directly outside your room. Again perfect for what we needed.

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Thank you for your feedback on your stay

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing time at windermere. Lovely welcoming staff, lovely room. Me and my partner stayed in The Mews room. Couldnt fault it. Dressing gown and slippers, toiletries provided also iron and trouser press. Lovely and clean not to mention super comfortable bed. Usually I struggle to sleep anywhere but my own bed but slept brilliant here. Breakfast was delicious and you...

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Linda A, Manager at The Burn How Garden House Hotel, responded to this review

We look forward to your return, thank you for your lovely review, we hope you will be able to dine with us next time

Lake District
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always enjoy coming to the Burn How for dinner. Fabulous food, served well. The staff are friendly and efficient. The Chablis and Sauvignon delicious. We've been coming here for years and have spent many of our family special birthdays here. Thank you for looking after us so well.

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Linda A, Manager at The Burn How Garden House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we all look forward to your return to dine with us again

Wrexham County, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights as our normal hotel in Bowness was being refurbished.Had not noticed it before as it is on the other side of town to our usual stay.However, couldn't believe how close to the centre and the lake it was. 2 entrances depending whether to the lake or town and only 3/4 minutes walk. The grounds have a...

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Linda A, Manager at The Burn How Garden House Hotel, responded to this review

We hope that you will be able to visit us again, thank you for taking the time to review your stay, I have passed you comments on to all the staff

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This unique Lake District hotel only two minutes stroll from Lake Windermere and the village of Bowness, is an oasis of peace and tranquillity. The Burn How's unique layout is refreshingly different to most hotels; all of the bedrooms are located outside of the main building within the private grounds making the stay peaceful and relaxing for the discerning guest. You can take picturesque walks from the hotel, or cruise on Lake Windermere, and if you take the Post Knott walk and you find the hotels bench, bring back the inscription and you will have a drink on us. For the shopping magnets find a special Lakeland gift in the village only two minutes walk away. On your return from a full day, relax and meet friends or family in the congenial atmosphere of the lounge and bar, or on pleasant summers evening sit out on the patio and take in the beautiful surroundings. Relax in the comfort of your room choosing from modern chalet style to four poster or traditional bedrooms. Most have private sun terraces. All have ensuite bathrooms, colour televisions, telephones and hot beverages. Rooms on the ground floor have direct access to the rose garden and patio, with some having disabled facilities. There is ample free parking available. Experience English and French Cuisine made only from the freshest produce and served in the style in which Burn How Garden House Hotel is famous. Three courses and coffee is around £35.00 Per person. At the end of the day relax with family and friends in the congenial atmosphere of the lounge and bar or on a pleasant summers evening take in the beautiful surroundings of the patio and gardens. Shoppers and browsers will delight in the speciality stores and attractions in nearby Windermere and Bowness. Whilst a drive over the Hard Knott pass is for the courageous with its 1 in 3 and 2.5 Gradients - but the views are spectacular. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Burn How Garden House Hotel

Address: Back Belsfield Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3HH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: €137 - €204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Burn How Garden House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Burn How Hotel
Best Western Bowness On Windermere
Bowness-On-Windermere Best Western
The Burn How Garden House Hotel Bowness-On-Windermere, Lake District, England
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#9 Family Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
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“Garden chalet rooms have good parking and privacy”
happymummy2017, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The only minus, no view of lake lake​ Windermere but you're a few minutes walk from the the view.”
184sallyk, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ask for room called BAY”
390gl, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“we were in 18 which had the most comfortable recliner chairs”
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“Book early for dinner!”
astrospike, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
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