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    Virginia Cottage Guest House

    Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EJ, England
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    What a lovely place! We were greeted immediately, even though we arrived a bit before noon (we came by train to Windermere and the 599 bus - it's new!). It was a short walk up the hill from the bus stop, maybe 5 minutes. We...More

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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Excellent location, room was clean and tidy. Lovely touches with homemade biscuits, plenty of options available for breakfast: cereals, fruit, yoghurts, full English etc. Hosts were friendly. Car park was very handy.

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Perfect spot to finish the Dales Way in the heart of Bowness. Great to stay somewhere that is dog-friendly (water bowel, tray, biscuit!) without feeling you have traded down as you normally do. Very appreciative of the fact that our heavy bags delivered by the...More

    Thank foodweb123
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Very friendly, helpful and pleasant staff. Room was well presented and very clean. Breakfasts were very nice with excellent service. Free parking was available in the nearby Bellevue hotel only two minutes walk from Virginia Cottage.

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    Thank lesk701
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We thoroughly enjoyed a week at Virginia Cottage. Confirming our reservation, Graham sent directions and a parking pass for the adjacent hotel. Located in an old stone built cottage, 2 cottages actually, Virginia Cottage is a welcome combination of new and old. The completely renovated...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$118 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • United Kingdom >
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    • Lake District >
    • Bowness-on-Windermere
    • Also Known As
    • Virginia Cottage Hotel Bowness-On-Windermere ,
    • Virginia Cottage Guest House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District
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    Acliff1969
    11 December 2016|
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    Response from VirginiaCott | Property representative |
    Hi, You will have free use of the gym, swimming pool, sauna, steam room and ice room. You can book spa treatments directly with the hotel and the cost of these are payable directly to them. With thanks Graeme
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    JohnAndAnneB
    13 August 2015|
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    Response from Caravan3 | Reviewed this property |
    Never heard of this hotel sorry but do know where the railway station is..... Why not search on the internet ..... Good luck !
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    19paul57
    1 June 2015|
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    Response from VirginiaCott | Property representative |
    Hi Breakfast is served from 8.00 to 9.30am. Thanks
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    Room Tips
    "We stayed in room 9, the 1st floor. It had three steps up off the hallway, and that really helped dampen the..."
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    "Room 10 has a spar bath."
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    "Room 6 is at the top of the building with few stairs and uneven floors. Offered help with bags."
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    "We requested a Dog friendly room which suited our needs."
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