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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Very clean and smart room with a four poster bed. Home made biscuits on arrival were very good as well. Breakfast has everything we wanted be it full English or cereal and toast. All in all a lovely clean and comfortable place to stay at a very reasonable price. Be aware if reading some of these reviews as the couple...

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County Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Clean, easy to find, easy to park at adjacent hotel, good breakfast including service,ideal location I the centre of Bowness for bars restaurants ferries and lake. We will certainly be returning to this property

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London
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great guest house. It sits in the heart of Windermere and is well positioned for the centre. Free Parking is available over the road which is great. The place also boasts free access to a nearby spa/pool/gym which is excellent and top notch. This is a real bonus. The breakfast was superb. There were also little extras...

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Thank philiphearn
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely guesthouse right in the centre of Bowness. £10 charge for dog per stay. Guest parking available in hotel car park opposite. Dogs and humans welcomed with lovely homemade treats which is a lovely touch. We stayed in room 11 which was compact but very comfortable and had everything you could need. Breakfast choice was lovely and the cooked breakfast...

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Provided everything you would expect from a B+B and more. Walking distance to restaurants/bars and shops. Gorgeous cooked breakfast, everything provided. I would rate their poached eggs as the best in the country.

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Lovely Guest House and room was delightful. Location perfect and was pleasing to have free parking and this was only across the road in a luxury hotel so no need to worry about the security of it. We took our dog whom was very welcome, the only downside was that our dog whom is trained to sit under the table...

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Stranraer
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Friendly clean quiet close to town centre good breakfast no complaints dog frienly room maybe a little on small side but nice shower and clean toilet lots of things to do in bowness on windermete nice town

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This was a lovely guest host in a fantastic location. Unfortunately there is no parking at the guest house itself, however there is parking across the road in another hotel. The guest house is dog friendly, however they arent allowed in the dining room which is to be expected. You arent allowed meals in your room, so if your dog/dogs...

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Booked here as dog friendly. Nice room with comfy bed and good shower. Delicious complimentary biscuits for us and the dog! Lovely fresh full English breakfast. Hosts were very welcoming and had fridge in room to use. Fantastic location and free parking available up the road

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Stayed for a week and enjoyed every minute although the weather was a disappointment. This guest house is so beautifully set out, its cosy, its clean and its central to all the amenities of Bowness. The choice at breakfast was amazing, our room had a four poster bed and en suite bathroom with multi-jet shower (I soooo want one now!)...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Virginia Cottage is a quiet and relaxing guest house situated just two minutes walk from Lake Windermere, where you can catch the many ferry boats around the lake, and the centre of Bowness with its many bars, restaurants and excellent shopping. The cottage has WiFi throughout including the bedrooms. The Beatrix Potter Museum is less than 5 minutes walk away. It is ideally placed for seeing all that the Lake District has to offer and local bus services are 150m away. All rooms are en-suite, some with four poster beds and spa baths, and they include a TV with DVD player, tea and coffee making facilities with homemade biscuits, a fridge and hair dryer. Pets and children are welcome by prior arrangement in specified rooms, private parking is available and free leisure facilities can be enjoyed at the Old England Spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Virginia Cottage Guest House

Address: Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: RM435 - RM742 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Virginia Cottage Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Virginia Cottage Hotel Bowness-On-Windermere
Virginia Cottage Guest House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District
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“Stayed three times and all rooms were good.”
 of 5 bubbles Langyslass, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The room we stayed is was at the front, it was a little noisy and small but would still stay in this room again”
 of 5 bubbles 115lesleyw, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 4”
 of 5 bubbles 383stephp, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Request a family room if you want more space.”
 of 5 bubbles emmaw279, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“You can bring your own drinks if you wish, fridge in the room with wine glasses provided! ”
 of 5 bubbles Pixiebelle64, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
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