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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 April 2013

This was the third time we had stayed at Above the Bay. We visited with friends and had two double rooms, overlooking the Lake and with patio doors leading out onto a lovely patio area. The rooms are clean, breakfast provided by Trevor and Clair set us up for the day and to return late afternoon and sit out on...

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Thank Mandy M
Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2013

We stayed over for one night & we are going to stay again, We found Bowness a nice place to stay over & there was plenty to see & do, the boat trips are worth a go. At night time we ate at the "Ship Inn" nice meal & dogs are welcome. The B&B is very clean & well maintained...

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Thank Paul R
manchester
Reviewed 5 January 2013

Great bed & breakfast cannot fault this B&B have stayed now about 4 - 5 times and would go back everytime. Perfect location just down some steps and you are right there in the centre and breakfast is always a friendly atmosphere and lovely food. Very clean and comfortable rooms and they have a great family room. On a lovely...

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Thank Hilda88
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2012

We have tried to stay at "Above the Bay" before, but it seems to get booked up very quickly. We were lucky this weekend and had a lovely time. The double room we had overlooked the lake and had a big bathroom, it was decorated to a high standard and was spotlessly clean as was the rest of the place....

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Thank VAL061
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2012 via mobile

A lovely house in a great location. 5 minute walk the the lake down some steps Very nice owners who just want you to enjoy your stay. Room was very clean and furnished to a high standard. You share a table with the other guest for breakfast which is fine unless your unsociable, the breakfast was well cooked and ample...

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Thank Fjrmac
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2012

I chose Above The Bay for my first visit to the Lake District because it is in a great location, it's reasonably priced and it is dog friendly. The owners, Trevor and Claire were lovely and had no problem with us bringing our Jack Russell with us as long as we agreed not to leave him in the room alone,...

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Thank Oneiro22
Lincolnshire, UK
Reviewed 14 September 2012

We stayed last year at this B&B and booked again to stay this year and we have booked again to stay next year. There is a room that over looks the car park but our room over looked the lake.The tea and coffee was replenished on a daily basis when the room was cleaned and fresh towels whenever we needed...

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Thank Guh67
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2012

this place says that EVERY room has its own balcony overlooking the lakes,yet our room overlooked the driveway to the carpark?dont know how you guys feel about eating breakfast,but i like having breakfast with my partner alone.this establishment has a large oval table at breakfast and everyone from the 4 rooms are expected to eat together at this table(not for...

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13Thank wolfy122
Reviewed 22 June 2012

Friendly owners and good value Decided to stay an extra night because the town deserved more time

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Thank Geoffarnold
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 19 June 2012

We cannot comment on the stay because the owner gave our room away before we got there!! We booked through the tourist office who phoned and told them we were coming. We arrived in less than 30 minutes and they gave our room away! This is an act of absolute inpatience and greed and I urge others to stay away...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Additional Information about Above the Bay

Address: 5 Brackenfield, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3HL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Number of rooms: 4
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Above The Bay Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District

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