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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible24%
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“lake district”(26 reviews)
“family room”(5 reviews)
“guest house”(8 reviews)
Free Internet
Non-Smoking Rooms
Golf Course
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights with my family (2 children and 2 adults). David welcomed us, told us a bit about Windermere and where to go etc. He does have a way about him (I described him as constantly flustered!), but he is a generally pleasant...More

1  Thank Tricia S
Reviewed 17 January 2018

My visit was short, the owner David Maloney was angry at every moment. The kitchen is an absolute mess. Rice crispy everywhere. Smoking should be allowed. No parking options. I had no idea David Maloney is famous through the internet, there are several videos of...More

10  Thank DanielPlant
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

David Maloney is retired charter accountant who constantly has problem with his BT line. He contacted BT but they seams to be hopeless. David spoken to a 85 years old lady who was swearing at him disgusting. He keeps reciving phonecalls from all around the...More

15  Thank Kamil W
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Will re-use. David is a great host and a top bloke, well respected worldwide, especially on the East Coast of the United States. Parking isn't ideal, but it's well located and central. Excellent home cooked breakfast too, by the main man himself! Bravo!

8  Thank Sam983
Reviewed 26 November 2017

This caretaker is a moron of the first order. The shower does not work and nor does the heater. The worst B&B in north of England. I wonder why this David's family was not deported to Australia. Family full of scams-ters.

4  Thank jayaram r
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US$93 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$93 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Frank G
30 December 2014|
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Response from Geordie M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, the welsh chief was interested in it but David wouldn't sell. I think he wants to stay well respected as an owner in the town.
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Frank G
18 December 2014|
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Response from ShaileshSoni | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. I just visited as a traveller.
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"make sure to mention attached bathrooms with your room"
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"Make sure your room has ensuite bathroom. Some rooms dont."
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"Warm, great breakfast"
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"Be aware of the many restrictions before booking. If you have a car, parking may be an issue."
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