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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2012

What a great place to stay great location 5mins walk into Bowness. Georgeene and Mark are a lovely couple and made us so welcome right from the start. Plenty of room to park, rooms lovely and clean.Gave us advice on where to eat and visit couldn't have been more helpful.Definitely stay again and recommend to family and friends. Thank you...

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SandownGuestHouse, Owner at Sandown Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for posting a review, we are glad you chose to stay with us Sandown and that you had a great 40th. It was a pleasure to meet you both and we hope to see you again soon. Georgeene & Mark.

Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2012

I didn't plan to stay at the sandown guest house as my baby daughter, wife and I were planing on camping in our campervan for our anniversary! On traveling nearly 6 hours from Kent thought it would be nice to wake up and have breakfast and a shower.Well I was very impressed! From the moment we arrived we got a...

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SandownGuestHouse, Owner at Sandown Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review it is much appreciated. It was a suprise to greet you with your beautiful baby daugther in your arms but a very lovely one, she was just adorable and so good!! We hope you had a good few days camping after you left us and hope to see you again when you can escape!! Regards...

Reviewed 1 October 2012

Brill location, right between Windermere & Bowness. Really good as there are places to park your car :-) . Rooms very clean with ensuite. Bar opposite is fab! Hope to get back soon - thanks for making my 40th a great weekend. Gary & Jo x

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SandownGuestHouse, Owner at Sandown Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review are very grateful and glad you had a great birthday. We look forward to seeing you both again soon. Kind regrds Georgeene & Mark

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2012

Sandown looked great on the website, and they were quick to respond to our booking. Finding the guest house was easy as it is set back from the main road from Windermere to bowness. Plenty of parking upon arrival and a friendly greeting awaited us and our border terrier Ruby ( she got her own treat). The room was very...

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SandownGuestHouse, Owner at Sandown Guest House, responded to this review

Thank so much for your review it is appreciated and we really enjoyed spoiling Ruby and cannot wait hopefully to meet Rosy so we can try to dognap her too!! We look forward to hopefully seeing you all again back at Sandown soon. Kind regrds Georgie & Mark

Rochdale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2012

My wife and I spent a lovely weekend in Bowness. We stayed at The Sandown and cannot fault it. The house is s very close to all the Bowness amenities and the local pubs and restaurants are right there. Georgeene and Mark are ever on hand to point you in the direction of the local attractions. Mark's knowledge of local...

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SandownGuestHouse, Owner at Sandown Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you both so your kind words & we really appreciate the time taken to do a review. We look forward to welcoming you back to Sandown. Kind regrds Georgeene & Mark

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 5 September 2012

I decided last minute to make a trip up to the Lake District and booked through Late Rooms. Within a few hours of booking, I received a personal message from Georgeene. It was a lovely and personal way to start my stay there. The rooms were clean and the breakfasts were freshly prepared. The hosts were warm and friendly and...

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SandownGuestHouse, Owner at Sandown Guest House, responded to this review

It was totally our pleasure looking after you Julie, Mark was in his element giving you the low down on all the wonderful hikes to do which you were amazing and went of each day to do. Thanks also for all the tips on the US we are hiping to make a trip in November. Emjoy the rest of your...

Leeds
Reviewed 30 August 2012

Me and my partner had never stayed in a guest house before and I had always been a bit unsure. However after staying in the Sandown Guest House in Windermere I will certainly be staying in them more often. What a beautiful house with stunning rooms. All excellently equipt! Breakfast in the morning was delicious! We had a fantastic experience...

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SandownGuestHouse, Owner at Sandown Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to post such a kind review for Sandown. Mark & I are really happy so hear that we were the 1st guesthouse you have stayed in and that it is an exeperience you will be repeating! We would certainly be delighted to welcome you back so hope to see you soon. Kind regards Georgeene...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2012

Just got back from Sandown after staying for 2 nights we had alovely time The staff couldnt have been more helpful and friendly, nothing was to much trouble. The location was perfect 5 mins walk into town, and all other locations near by. We visited Beatrix Potter house at Hill Top, Hawkshead, Rydal for a good long walk and Grsmere...

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SandownGuestHouse, Owner at Sandown Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks ladies it was great to meet you all and I am glad the weather was so good for your trip. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we look forward to seeing you back soon. Kind regrds Georgeene & Mark

Dumfries, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2012

Just back from staying a night at the Sandown Guesthouse- over priced for what you get not worth £85.00 per night. The breakfast is average.Along the sealing above the head of the bed is covered in cobwebs needing to high dust the room.The room was very cold.The area its in is central,

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SandownGuestHouse, Owner at Sandown Guest House, responded to this review

We are sorry that you did not feel that we were value for money obviously as you booked through a booking agent they do add on their own fees which is out of our control. To respond to your comments on the cleanliness and our breakfast; perhaps readers may wish to see how many of our other reviewers make special...

Wigan, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2012

We did arrive much earlier then were expected, but our room was ready, very clean and good size. The location of the Sandown is excellent - everything is within the walking distance, just a few minutes to the Bowneless, where you will find a lot of bars, restaurants and cafe for your evening meal. As well because of the location,...

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SandownGuestHouse, Owner at Sandown Guest House, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and thank you for your great review, we are glad you felt so comfortable and welcome. Georgeene & Mark

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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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)
Sandown is a newly refurbished Guesthouse in Bowness-on-Windermere. Guest rooms have shower en-suite, flat screen TV & free Wi-Fi. Located just a 5 minute stroll to the Lake Windermere and Bowness. Private parking and breakfast locally sourced. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandown Guest House

Address: Lake Road | Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: RM276 - RM387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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Sandown Guest House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District
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