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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“four poster bed”(91 reviews)
“family room”(29 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
Fantastic Central Location close to Lake Windermere, Beatrix Potter Attraction, Restaurants, shops etc. Having Lake View Rooms, Four Poster Rooms and Family Rooms. Parking on site. Guests can relax in the Lounge or have a drink at the well stocked bar. For a great holiday at a great...
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Location and contact
Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JJ, England
74 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsfour poster bedcomplimentary sherryfamily roomcumbrian breakfastlake districtbusy roadon arrivallovely roomcouldn't do enoughwould definitely stay here againa lovely staybreakfast was deliciousmini breaktop floorcar parkfull englishwarm welcome
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Last minute decision. Booked at 11.30 am and we were warmly greeted at 2.30 . All the staff / reception/ bar / waiters were friendly and efficient. Room was spacious with a very comfortable 4poster bed . There are 3 parking spaces at the front...More

Thank ChorleyWiggy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent choice for staying in Bownes. Decorated to a high standard, clean and welcoming. We had breakfast included and it was fantastic. Cooked to order and waiter service. The best Cumberland sausage I've ever tasted. The staff are really attentive and friendly. Highly recommended

Thank Chorleycake52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went last weekend for a couple of nights and had a great stay. Met by Andrew on arrival who was incredibly friendly and welcoming. Lovely room with (just about) a lake view and four poster bed. Decent size and comfortable. Breakfast was tasty and our...More

Thank BobbyZee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From arrival the staff were fab at the Lonsdale. View from room 9 was superb. Very clean and spacious. Only negative was parking. Very tricky at back of hotel. Ok at front. Big shout out to Sue who was very helpful. Location was spot on....More

Thank deniseedgar64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

60th wedding anniversary visit booked 2 rooms both lovely rooms room 8 has a lake view .Nice touch with sherry and biscuits in rooms .Very clean Comfortable beds copious amounts of hot water .Very friendly staff and manager Andrew is great nothing too much trouble....More

Thank biburybill
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$116 - US$236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$116 - US$236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (164)
Room & Suite (58)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (2)
Questions & Answers
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bestpp
8 October 2017|
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Response from Andrew K | Property representative |
Reception is open until 10pm. All booking information and email address can be found on the Lonsdale House web page. We look forward to hearing from you.
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TravelAgentTracey
17 March 2017|
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Response from cocochanel2016 | Reviewed this property |
Good morning, yes you will have to notify the hotel about your dog. There are plenty of pubs that will welcome your dog. The lakes is a very dog friendly place.
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A.B. W
25 January 2017|
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Response from cornwall0 | Reviewed this property |
personally no. The hotel is a distance from the nearest station (long walk with cases). public transport - again I'd say not if you've a short time to visit. We travelled around the area and I can only recall 1 bus. It's... More
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"try to get a room off the main road, as is a tad noisey at peak times."
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"Ask about the bathroom, if you dont want a tiny shower or no bath room 9 is no good."
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"Some rooms at the back of the property give a view of the Lake."
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"Room 3 is a four poster bed."
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