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“Lakeland”
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Far reaching views of Lake Windermere and the fells
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Very good
41 reviews
Far reaching views of Lake Windermere and the fells
Not Peter Rabbit, but just as handsome!
Perfect location for a celebration
On site parking for apartment guests - no need to pay for public car parks or search for places!
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Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Bowness-on-Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Very good - based on 41 reviews
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Mkella
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Lakeland”
Reviewed 3 November 2016 for a stay in October 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Super location in the heart of bowness on Windermere. You'd be hard pushed to find a better location. Lovely little cottage with all shop cinema and restaurants within a two minute walk. Parking directly outside the apartment. Superb round window which you can actually sit inside. Very well equipped with some lovely beams adding to the character. My only gripe was we found the bed uncomfortable but you can't please all the people all the time. We would definately return

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
7 Nov 2016
Hi there - delighted you enjoyed the property and location and that you would definitely return. You'll be pleased to know we've added a thick mattress topper to the bed, which can be taken off if not required.

Thanks for the review
Lesley
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mrrichard...
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Mr&Mrs”
Reviewed 19 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016
1
person found this review helpful

This is a lovely,centrally located flat with views to the Fells and Lake.Its amazingly quiet for such a well positioned spot right by the shops and Restaurants.Spotlessly clean with all you need for a break away, and brilliant having residential parking.Thank you Lesley.

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Management Response
19 Oct 2016
Thanks so much for your lovely review. As you say, central location with views, yet peaceful and with parking pretty much nails it for a property in the Lakes. Hope to see you again sometime.
Lesley
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Yorkshire...
Yorkshire
Level 4 Contributor
45 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Great views”
Reviewed 7 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Lovely apartment, ideal for a couple, family may be cramped. Up 2 flights of stairs to get to front door, behind Cumbria spa. Nice restaurants close by, lots of shops, small Co-op very close. Parking was first come basis in a private car park at the back. Could do with 2 keys ideally, my hubby likes to have a rest in afternoon and I like to wander round shops. We managed but it would be nice to have a little folder with instructions on using shower/ dvd/wifi if any. Personally I would paint front door and make the outside a little more attractive, but I understand why there are no plants, chairs, etc. All in all, fantastic location and a sweet little apartment.

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Liked best: Views, location
Liked least: Going home!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
7 Sep 2016
Hi Ruth - thanks for the review and I'm delighted you thought the location fantastic and apartment sweet. It is only available for 2 people and not for families, as there's only one king-size bed? 2 keys is a good idea and we'll take this on board as well as your suggestion for more instructions. You'll be pleased to know the front door is being painted in October - we've had visitors all over the summer months and it needs to be left open to dry :-)

Hope to see you again some time
Lesley
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kayli d
Durham, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Lovely get away”
Reviewed 11 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
3
people found this review helpful

Upon arrival we were pleased with everything. The parking space was a big bonus as there is no where to park in town. The views from the room have to be seen to be appreciated. The apartment was lovely and clean and had a very homely feel to it. Upon leaving I felt behind a few tops. When I realised I contacted lesley who was quick to reply and has forwarded them onto me in the post. This was above and beyond what you would expect but greatly appreciated. We had a lovely relaxing stay and you recommend far views to anyone. Thanks for a lovely stay lesley.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
11 Aug 2016
Hi Kayli - thanks for the lovely review and I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay. The views are stunning and although we live in the area, we never tire of them either.

Hope to see you again some time
Lesley
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KasM11
1 review
“Great base from which to explore the Lake District.”
Reviewed 16 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Nice little flat for 2 people. Although near to the main road and shops we weren't disturbed by any noise. As its on the top floor, there are a few steps to climb up but not a problem for most. Easy walking distance from Lake Windermere and close to bus stops which will take you anywhere else. Lots of places to eat out and also a Co-op.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
18 Jul 2016
Thanks for the positive review, hope to see you again sometime.
Lesley
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