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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A delightful place to stay. Caroline and Martin made my Wife and I very welcome. The room was very comfortable and the breakfasts were a delight with a super choice. A nice touch was a freshly baked cake everyday which could be sampled on our return in the afternoons. Parking a bonus as Rockside is very close to restaurants and... More 

Thank BrunelHertfordshire
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights after booking last minute, Caroline and Martin really are excellent hosts, nothing was too much trouble. We stayed in room 4 which was spotlessly clean and as a bonus had a large bathroom and a corner view down towards the high street. There are cakes in reception to help yourself which you don't come across... More 

Thank David S
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed for 3 nights for our 1st anniversary. Very welcoming and delicious breakfasts, loads of choice. Lovely cosy accommodation, our room was very comfortable. Well recommended. Ideal location. Would definitely stay again.

Thank Karen B
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Caroline and Martin have had this guest house for ten years. It is close to shops, information centre, bus stops and restaurants/pubs/cafes. Twenty minute walk to harbour for lake cruises. We had room 5. Lovely decor. Bathroom very small. Basin outside bathroom. Good water pressure in the shower which was a plus as some of the places we have stayed... More 

Thank Sharyn D
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

If you are looking for a great place to stay in the Lake District look no further than the Rockside , Caroline and Martin are great hosts and run a top B@B . From first class rooms to a great breakfast you would be mad to go anywhere else. We stopped here twice 8 years ago and went back this... More 

Thank William A
Bury, Manchester
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

My husband and I had our 30th wedding anniversary at the Rockside as that is where we had our honeymoon 30 years ago and it well and truly lived up to expectations. Although the owners have changed they were very welcoming and the room was very nice. The breakfast was delicious every morning and a great choice. Thank you for... More 

Thank Glynisbarbara
Farnborough, Hampshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We spent a week here and enjoyed it very much. Martin and Caroline are lovely hosts and do everything they can to make guests feel welcome. Our suite was excellent and the bed was very comfortable. We were at the top of the house with quite a few stairs, but it was fine, just make sure you mention if you... More 

Thank Goggy
Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Friendly Homely Guest House Top Notch Breakfast Great Hosts . 3 DAYS NOT LONG ENOUGH. Looking Forward to booking next year for longer, Close to orreast head a wonderful walk with a wonderful view of the lakes.

Thank vaux58
1 review
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Rockside Guest House is a true gem. We're already planning next years stay and recommended to friends and family that they must stay here too. Caroline is the perfect host, friendly, knowledgeable about the area and a mighty fine cook. Breakfasts (All English, others are available) were brilliant, the finest ingredients cooked to perfection we really couldn't fault them, Caroline... More 

Thank Michael P
York, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

We stayed from Thursday to Sunday and were well looked after. The owners were easy to talk to and only to eager to help. The room was very nice and adequate but we were out and about most of the time. The hotel has a car park which in Windermere is essential. The Breakfast was superb. I certainly would recommend... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4* Traditional Lakeland Guest House. Modern Rooms, Substantial Breakfasts. Located less than 2 minutes walk from Bus and Train Station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rockside Guest House

Address: 25 Church Street, Windermere LA23 1AQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: RM415 - RM455 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rockside Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“All the rooms are high standard”
 of 5 bubbles WilliamA10, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It's is on a busy road so rooms at the back are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles wenpulling, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Suite 2 is a good room.”
 of 5 bubbles bugman4, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room10 has views in three directions from the top of the house”
 of 5 bubbles HampshireJellybelly1, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Try calling the hosts directly, to get more info on the rooms...”
 of 5 bubbles Marymjosef, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
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