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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice stay and good stuff.i love the breakfast especially and I think the host run the house very well.next time I will choose this again. The house is in a very good location and we could enjoy the pathway

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

thank you very much for taking the time to send a review. Best wishes Jane More 

Blyth, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Twelve of us stayed here the weekend just gone for an annual get together, we change our location every year so this year we decided on the Lake District. Mark and Jane the owners of this Guest were reall lovely and very very helpful. Our room was fairly large, absolutely spotless as was the large bathroom. I think that the... More 

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Sarah. It's great to hear you had a lovely weekend away with your friends. Best regards Jane ( this room 6 gets a complete make-over after Xmas, including new furniture.) More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean, friendly, cosy, central, nice breakfast. Would highly recommend! Situated between Windermere and Bowness, Jane made us feel welcome and nothing was too much trouble. Free Parking right outside too. Thanks

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks Mark, great review. We endeavour to make all our guests 'feel at home'. Hope to see you again soon. Best regards Jane More 

Bolton, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guest house is In an ideal walking location for both Bowness and Windermere. The hosts are welcoming, very helpful and friendly offering local information if you need it. Our room was spacious, very clean and comfortable. I will definitely be using them again.

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review. It is much appreciated. We hope to see you again soon. Best wishes Jane and Mark More 

Wigan, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and i had the chance to stay at the Thornbank Guest House, on Friday 11th November.The choice was made due to reviews written by previous guests (and they were not wrong).Mark and Jane could not do enough to make our stay so welcome.The place is spotless,food excellent (5 star Hygiene) and you can park right outside.It is ideally... More 

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

WOW, thanks Jon. Glad you mentioned our hygiene rating of 5 stars, we are very proud of it. We are very fortunate with our guest reviews, we have some great guests stay with us. Book directly next time. Best wishes Jane More 

Coventry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this guest house in october and I really enjoyed it! Nice, tidy place with great location, superb people and tasty breakfast. When you stay here - you gets everything you need. I'm sure I'll come to Thornbank GH at least once again :)

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review. We look forward to seeing you again. Best wishes Jane More 

Canterbury, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw all the excellent reviews on Trip Advisor and chose Thornbank Guest House based on them. Our expectations were definitely met in every way. The place is lovely, the rooms were clean and had everything we needed. Delicious breakfast! Jane and Mark were very friendly and helpful and gave us advice on what to explore in the area (also... More 

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much Steffi, for your lovely review. It is most appreciated. It is great to hear our amazing reviews met your expectation. Hope to see you back soon. Remember it's always best to book directly. Best regards Jane More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Jane and Mark were perfect hosts. The room was lovely, perfectly clean and fully-equipped. The breakfast options were comprehensive and my lactose intolerant partner was fully-catered for with lactose-free milk and gluten-free bread. The guest house itself is ideally situated between two small towns, Windermere and Bowness, both of which are accessible by a short 8min walk either side. There... More 

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Flawless ! WOW ! Thank you very much. Not sure I can add anything to your fabulous review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Thornbank. Best wishes Jane and Mark. More 

Doncaster, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

I have just returned home after spending 3 nights at this fantastic guest house. The warm and welcoming atmosphere made me feel at home and the hosts, Jane and Mark, were extremely friendly and helpful. On arrival, I was shown to my room and provided with information about local walks, trips and places to eat-which was useful to me as... More 

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JHWindermere, Owner at Thornbank Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much Alison. It was a real pleasure having you stay with us for half term. We are really pleased you enjoyed your 'mini break' and can now return to work refreshed and raring to go. Remember to book directly should you wish to stay with us again. Best wishes Jane and Mark More 

Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The hosts are lovely and the accommodation clean and comfortable. We had the room for 3 single beds and didn't find the height restrictions in some parts of the room an issue. Thank you, Jane and Mark!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thornbank House is privately owned and run by Jane and Mark Hibbitt. We are just 10 minutes walk from Windermere and Bowness-on-Windermere, where there is a wide selection of shops and fabulous restaurants. We offer bed and breakfast with a personal service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thornbank Guest House

Address: 4 Thornbarrow Road, Windermere LA23 2EW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $117 - $202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thornbank Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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