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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A big thank you to Danny and staff. Nothing is too much for them. Very helpful and pleasant. Had a fantastic time again for second year running. Imaculatly clean B&B. Room 6 amazing with fabulous lake views. Just re decorated too. Lovely. Wide choice of breakfast. Something for everyone. Already rebooked to go back.

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OakbankHouse, Owner at Oakbank House, responded to this review

Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back again.

Mirfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We have been coming here at Easter for the last four years and would highly recommend it. Danny the owner is great and all the staff are really friendly and helpful. We would have no hesitation in recommending it.

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OakbankHouse, Owner at Oakbank House, responded to this review

Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back again.

Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Excellent location, 2 min walk from high street, if you are driving parking is very limited and an odd shape making spaces narrow and difficult to manoeuvre into. Owner says you can double park but you have to leave your car key and wouldn't be happy with owner negotiating car park in an unknown car. Room was clean and a...

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Thank you for posting your feedback and I am sorry that you were disappointed with our breakfast offering. You say that our offering is limited which I must contest. Apart from omelettes I cannot think of anything else that one would expect to see on a breakfast menu. Perhaps you could let us know what you felt our offering lacked?...

Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Room was really comfortable, well decorated and very clean, the view was great. Danny was very helpful both before and during our stay, he was very accommodating. The staff we spoke with were also very friendly and couldn't do enough. We felt very welcome, made to feel at home and would stay again!

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OakbankHouse, Owner at Oakbank House, responded to this review

Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back again.

Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

This would have been our 4th stay at Oakbank House and it was as good as ever. The location is ideal and there is always plenty of parking. There is also free use of leisure facilities at another hotel close by which was a treat. The breakfast is amazing and the standard has never dropped. The owner is lovely along...

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Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back again.

Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This hotel was in a great location. Very friendly staff and the breakfast was outstanding. Also had the use of the spa facilities at a nearby hotel. Would recommend this hotel for a weekend break in the Lakes.

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OakbankHouse, Owner at Oakbank House, responded to this review

Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay.

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The hotel is situated in a great location for the centre of Bowness. It has limited parking but we were lucky enough to get a space when we arrived. The hotel is situated on a bit of a hill which is quite steep so perhaps not that great for those who have mobility problems or just the generally unfit...as we...

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OakbankHouse, Owner at Oakbank House, responded to this review

Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay.

cumbria, England
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Lovely little B&B,nice cosy room,lake view,and the price we paid it was great value,breakfast was hot and plentiful,the host was friendly,we would definitely go back soon.our room was number 9 an attic room,but it was still big enough to move around,ensuite and cosy.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights October. Arrived at 1100 to check in and we decided to upgrade to an en suite bathroom for additional £10 per night. Was put in room 2 which has a good view of the lake. Breakfast was good and coffee and tea available in the room or in the lounge area. Great location close to the...

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OakbankHouse, Owner at Oakbank House, responded to this review

Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay.

Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

stayed here for the weekend. very comfortable, freindly and most of all local to all ameneties. breakfast was great only snag only 1 hour for breakfast 8.15-9.15, no good if you have had a late night the night before. overall great place and would highly recommend this place. I will certainly book here again.

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Thank you and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a Cumbria Quality Assured Guest House in the centre of Bowness on Windermere overlooking Lake Windermere and the Langdale Pikes. 11 Of our rooms are en-suite. All have showers and some have a bath and shower. We provide free leisure facilities 150 metres away with a swimming pool, sauna, steam room multi gym and Spa. Prices include breakfast for two. We have free on site parking with free WiFi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oakbank House

Address: Helm Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: RM435 - RM549 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Oakbank House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Oakbank Hotel Bowness On Windermere
Oakbank Bowness On Windermere
Oakbank House Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District
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“Higher floors probably quieter”
 of 5 bubbles RedPandaFiona, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had room 9 which had a nice lake view”
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 of 5 bubbles maxxis, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“lake view room would be best”
 of 5 bubbles nic0la1995, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Did have wifi but couldn't get it v slow”
 of 5 bubbles _susanpark456, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
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