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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“spa bath”(86 reviews)
“retreat suite”(29 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Airport Transportation
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5 Star Hotel
Luxury AA Rated 5 star highly recommended, recently fully refurbished guest house just 2 mins walk from Windermere centre. A member of the "Best loved hotels of the world" all rooms have fantastic en-suites some with jacuzzis & massage showers. We have 1 luxury suite with private...
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Howbeck New Road, Windermere LA23 2LA, England
45 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Steep stairs up to room. Small bathroom ( shower only). Good size room but vey noisy from busy road outside the front. Cramped breakfast room. Couldn't get a gin from the "Honesty Bar" after 9.30pm as no staff on premises and cupboard was locked. Breakfast...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely tour of a Scottish farm including getting close to ‘Hairy Coos ‘. Excellent lunch and the desserts were fantastic. The place is a family run business and includes an area for camping, with tents provided if you don’t have your own. They have plenty...More

Thank Teggunmas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to find good location walking distance to windmere and bowness Well presented hotel staff are very warm and welcoming room was of a high standard breakfast was very good they only down side was the Wi-Fi in our room was poor maybe a booster...More

Thank Leslie B
Response from Naomi W, GA at The HowbeckResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Leslie, Thank you for taking the time to share with other travelers your experience staying at The Howbeck. It was a pleasure to have you stop with us, We are glad you enjoyed the breakfast, there was a minor issue in relation to the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here last weekend for our wedding anniversary. The room was lovely and clean. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The food was delicious and the service was second to none. The hotel is situated in a lovely, quiet area, with safe parking...More

Thank woodjaro
Response from Naomi W, General Assistant at The HowbeckResponded 4 weeks ago

Good morning Mr Wood, Thank you very much for your kind words, It was a pleasure to have you staying with us . We are thrilled to know we was able to make your special occasion even more memorable. We look forwards to seeing you...More

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at The Howbeck from Fri 1st to Mon 4th June with our 6 year old Daughter for a little honeymoon getaway. The Staff were very welcoming & helpful & couldn't do enough for us especially when they went above & beyond to help...More

Thank mishka08
Response from Naomi W, GA at The HowbeckResponded 4 weeks ago

Good afternoon, Thank you very much for the 5 star review. It is wonderful to hear you chose to stay with us for your honeymoon and was happy with your stay. We are honored to have such a hard working, dedicated team here at The...More

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Luxury AA Rated 5 star highly recommended, recently fully refurbished guest house just 2 mins walk from Windermere centre. A member of the "Best loved hotels of the world" all rooms have fantastic en-suites some ...More with jacuzzis & massage showers. We have 1 luxury suite with private entrance and patio, double jacuzzi air bath, mood lighting, 2 tv's etc. If you are looking for somewhere special you will not find better in Windermere! Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Rachel R
July 19, 2018|
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Response from birmingham_13 | Reviewed this property |
When we visited yes it was included a d freshly made. They also tweaked so we could changes freshly cooked and well worth it
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fahadkhattak
July 9, 2018|
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Response from Naomi W | Property representative |
The Howbeck is a minute walk from Windermere town center and a 15 Minute walk down to the lake. Alternatively you can catch a taxi which takes a few minutes.
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Sneha S
September 13, 2017|
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Response from Adsolly | Reviewed this property |
Such lovely place. Its the second time we have stayed there in the Retreat. I must say that the Retreat (large room at the rear of the hotel) is looking a little dated especially in the bathroom / spa area. However don't let... More
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"Not one at the front."
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"All the staff are very friendly so just mention to them if you have any special requirements."
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"The Retreat suite is excellent"
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"good location"
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