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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake District in general, and Bowness in particular, is not a budget place to spend your vacation. That said, this was more than good value for the money. Comfortable beds, space enough in the room (ours was one of the bigger ones), clean, good food and very, very helpful hosts - everything you could wish for. Still close to the... More 

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Stockport
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3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely stay with an amazing breakfast Enjoyed the spa & pool at the olde England Short walk into town for drinking & eating Our room was small and up lots of stairs but the bed was extremely comfortable

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely couple of days with you, beautiful guest house, beautiful breakfast, rooms very clean and spacious, very close to shops and restaurants. would highly recommend. Will deffo be coming again, hopefully better weather next time.

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Jenny S, Owner at Dene House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we really appreciate your comments. Hope to see you again soon. Book on our website for best rates. More 

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely stay for two nights in a double ensuite room. Dene House enjoys a great location just a short walk from the shops and lake. The owners are very friendly and courteous and the breakfast is outstanding! Free parking is a nice bonus too. We couldn't fault our stay and would definitely recommend.

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Jenny S, Owner at Dene House, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and you comments are greatly appreciated. We have some fantastic winter specials - check out our website for details. More 

Ligonier PA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a single room on the second floor, with detached but private bath. Everything was immaculate, and the hosts are very gracious. The location is almost a secret, hidden among trees and set back from any road. Yet the house is convenient to the pier and town. The breakfast is excellent and the price is good.

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Jenny S, Owner at Dene House, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. More 

Herefordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great quiet location close to town & restaurants. Lovely welcome from the friendly hosts with complementary tea & cake on arrival and great advice on where to eat in the evening. Very nice comfortable en-suite room. Lovely breakfast with plenty of choice.

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Jenny S, Owner at Dene House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, we really appreciate them, and look forward to return visit. We have some great winter special offers ie 3 nights for the price of 2 - check us out. More 

Blackburn, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

My partner booked Dene House as a surprise for our anniversary and it was absolutely brilliant. The guest house itself is clean, warm and modern and the hosts are great. The location is perfect, a 2 minute walk from the pubs and restaurants and also a short walk from the lake. The breakfast is also fantastic, we especially liked the... More 

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We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you at Dene House in the future. Thanks you. Aways book direct for best rates More 

Leeds
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Four of us spent an excellent 2 nights at Dene House. We arrived in torrential rain on Sunday morning, not expecting to be allowed in yet but wondering if we could park our cars. The owner was extremely friendly and welcoming, however, inviting us in for pots of tea and wonderful shortcake and rocky road. We sat and relaxed until... More 

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We really appreciate your great review and hope to see you again at Dene House. More 

Wigan
1 review
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Wonderful relaxing weekend, perfect for couples, rooms were warm, cosy and beds were very comfortable, walking distance to all pubs and restaurants. Breakfast was presented well and tasted better, great hosts, would return

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Thank you so much for your kind review. We really appreciate your comments. Book Direct for best rates. More 

Grimsby, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Great hosts and perfect location if your looking for a break in the lakes, lovely room and incredible breakfasts. Book Earl to get the dates you want though because it is popular. Off road car parking is an added bonus

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Many thanks for your kind review. If you are back our way, we would love to see you again. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Dene House

Address: Dene House Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: RM488 - RM674 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dene House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The second floor was quite private”
 of 5 bubbles Dukesnyder, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“room 1 shower cubicle trifle small”
 of 5 bubbles symun, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I had a room at the rear of the hotel with the window open all night, and it was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles AGL_2012, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 or 2 are front facing and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 107stephenb107, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 , lovely room & beautifully furnished. ”
 of 5 bubbles LOCKIES_9, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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