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Room & Suite (17)
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Certificate of Excellence
Family run traditional Lakeland Inn with 8 en suite bedrooms and family rooms some with a lake view. 5 real ales, premium lagers, wines, spirits and a great cocktail menu with great homecooked traditional pub food available in our bar or dining room!! Located right between Bowness and Windermere only a couple minutes walk from each with a 5 minute walk from the lake or fells.
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Property amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Business
Family
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
110Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
18Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Reviews (201)
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All reviews kendal mint cake restaurant downstairs carvery meal carry bags nice lake view lovely pub recent stay location is brilliant stayed here for three nights bank holiday weekend looked lovely good size comfortable room just returned from a night stay rooms are lovely biscuits lovely touch
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for a meal last night, we are local and wanted to show our support, plus we had heard so many good reports. Pleased we went and we will be back. Great food and service, clean and nice decor. Our waiter, Ben, was...More

Thank Bridget W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my partner have just returned from a 2 night stay. The room was clean and tidy, slightly dated but very reasonably priced. The man in the bar was fantastic, very friendly and nothing was too much bother

Thank I726ZMsophiec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used the Westmorland in on 3 separate occasions, during a recent stay in the area The food was good with it's nice clean and well kept dining area, the service from Tarl and Annie was excellent, after the meal we retired to the lounge...More

Thank Phil W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely, very reasonably priced pub in bowness with an extensive menu boasting plenty of delicious options. We mostly had burgers, which were generous and well cooked. Our waiter, Tarl, was exceptional, offering advice on whiskeys, friendly conversation and plenty of time for us to...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here with family on the 1st November. Our server’s service was excellent and the choice and quality of food was again excellent. The dining area is downstairs which isn’t obvious at first so it’s quite easy to overlook a hidden gem

Thank Martin F
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helping_hand81
April 28, 2018|
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Response from Doily2711 | Reviewed this property |
I know I’m a month late but yes there’s plenty of parking nearby
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KTRASC
November 17, 2017|
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Response from mushenti | Reviewed this property |
As you are coming in to Bowness towards the lake the Inn is on your right hand side. I parked over night on a side street on the left which was a 30 second walk from the accommodation. Free and broke no bylaws! I even... More
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KTRASC
November 17, 2017|
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Response from KLP19 | Property representative |
Hiya, We recommend parking at the car park next to the cinema just 1 minutes walk from us and that is free from 6pm till 9am Thanks, Karen
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Room Tips
"Choose a different hotel"
MarkKayeGrace
Sep. 11, 2018
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"N/A only visited for a m al"
elainem526
Aug. 10, 2018
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"Top floor for views, no lifts though (so good for exercise as well!)"
Keith1955
Jun. 18, 2018
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"Parking after 18.00 is free outside, but only until 08.00 - 1 hr rule applies - parking near bowling green..."
MarkAllan1971
May 27, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$87 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictBowness-on-Windermere
NUMBER OF ROOMS
8
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