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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Just returned home from a 2 night stay at the Howbeck. Myself and my parter had the Windergill room. If you can request this room then do - it is lovely. The four poster bed was so comfortable and the spa bath was amazing! There's a complimentary decanter of sherry in each room which is nice & we liked the...

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Bathgate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights and really enjoyed it. The room was spotless and nicely decorated. Breakfast was lovely and the service was great. Will highly recommend and stay here again. So easy to access the towns which are near by.

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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Fab location right next to Windermere and about 20 minutes into Bowness. Breakfast is pre ordered and great choice- full English enjoyed by other half - if you prefer cold then I had the granola and yoghurt which was delicious. Lovely fresh bread choice as well. Beds huge and really comfortable - we had a special offer with Prosecco on...

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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

A B & B situated in Windermere, slightly on the expensive side but we had a comfortable bed and a clean room with a Jacuzzi bath, which was fun to use. Staff very friendly. Being a gay couple sometimes you have to deal with raised eyebrows when you check in to B & B's, but not here so that was...

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The Howbeck was a truly wonderful place to stay. Such a well presented, stylish and welcoming hotel with a true Lake District feel to it. The staff are friendly, the breakfast was delicious and the room was beautifully presented with a very comfortable bed! We would definitely stay again :) My only criticism is that the hotel iron burned a...

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

It is always a bit of a lottery finding a great place to stay in somewhere as wonderful as the Lake District. This is further complicated when the purpose of the trip is to propose to your partner. So, I was absolutely delighted to find The Howbeck situated just outside Windamere a few weeks ago. From the moment we arrived...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I booked the hotel via Booking.com and we were really pleased with the hotel, the staff and where the hotel is placed within easy walking sitance of lake windermere.. We had a room with a four poster bed and spa bath and this was ideal for our wedding anniversary break away without our children, although you could also stay here...

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We stayed in this B&B recently. Amazing place with short walking distance to Bowness.Very friendly team always willing to help you. Breakfast to die for. We were advised to go for our lunch to The Arts near by cafe with American Style food. Very good choice. Place with amazing food and cocktails. I will highly recommend this guest house to...

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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner had a lovely weekend stay, the staff were amazing very friendly and approachable would do any think to help, the food was so tasty we had dinner one evening and altho I wasnt feeling to well it was full if flavour the meat melted in your mouth, the room was very clean and comfortable, the Howbeck...

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here again after loving our stay last year in Meregill room. This year we were in Caplecrag and again were not disappointed. Absolutely stunning room with ensuite and breakfasts that were 5*. An absolutely lovely hotel for a romantic stay, which is what we wanted. Staff were wonderful, nothing too much trouble. Can't wait to go back again...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury AA Rated 5 star highly recommended, recently fully refurbished guest house just 2 mins walk from Windermere centre. A member of the "Best loved hotels of the world" all rooms have fantastic en-suites some with jacuzzis & massage showers. We have 1 luxury suite with private entrance and patio, double jacuzzi air bath, mood lighting, 2 tv's etc. If you are looking for somewhere special you will not find better in Windermere! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Howbeck

Address: Howbeck New Road, Windermere LA23 2LA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: RM649 - RM935 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Howbeck 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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The Howbeck Windermere, Lake District, UK
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“luxury rooms have 4 posters etc”
 of 5 bubbles BoltonbigT, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We are sure all the rooms will be equally nice.”
 of 5 bubbles christinebQ6808DL, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Paying a bit extra for the four poster and spa bath was worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles traceyh253, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Choose the Retreat!”
 of 5 bubbles LindsayK633, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Caplecrag is very small. There are no elevators.”
 of 5 bubbles Dees_Comments, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
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