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Doncaster
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Just home from a 2 night stay here and couldnt fault a thing. We had a warm welcome and was shown to our room,number 2. We had a 4 poster bed and the room was lovely,bathroom was modern. We had two fantastic breakfasts and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Cant wait to book again,will definately recommend to family and friends. Thanks... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Room was clean although had a peculiar smell!! Good size for a twin and tea making facilities there but just basic!! Breakfast was an acceptable standard!! 1st niggle was that it was October and chilly but the heating is on a timer and only comes on at certain times!! 2nd niggle I had booked the twin room for myself &... More 

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Thank s12srf
Northampton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Elim House is a very convenient location for Bowness and our room was reasonably well equipped and acceptably clean. If you are thinking of booking Elim House however, it may be worth your while finding out if your allotted room is going to be in the main house or in the Out Building/Annex. Our room was in the latter and... More 

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2 Thank kenssx
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

From the off this woman was quite insistent about eta .. Understandably the first message she send clearly stated 9 pm was latest check in time . But insisted on more messages .. Annoying Then first night she knocked on my door as I was laughing, asking me to keep quiet .. Felt like she was my mother .. Ridiculous... More 

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tennispick1, Owner at Elim House, responded to this review

I do not normally reply to reviews which only tell part of the story but it amazes me that whenever guests are spoken to about their behaviour their first response is...'I'm going to give you a bad review'. Can they not see that other potential clients can see right through this. Firstly, you stated that you were arriving at 7.30... More 

Blackburn
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

My sister and I really enjoyed our stay at Elim House.The hotel is just a short walk from the centre of Bowness and the Lake and only a 20 minute walk to Windermere.Our accommodation was clean and cosy and the shower was perfect.The full English breakfast was wonderful and I highly recommend it.Overall, the hotel is the perfect place to... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent stay Here. My girlfriend and me spent two nights here for my birthday and we loved it. We had a great super king size room , the hotel has a great location , great host and staff , would definitely go again and recommend

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Preston, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I was a little concerned having read a few reviews and having received a text asking when I was intending to arrive, which some other reviewers mentioned. I arrived and was greeted by a lovely lady who welcomed me and showed me to my room. The room was a real surprise, rather than a shabby looking room I expected, I... More 

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Pleasant welcome and given keys to twin room Good size and nice and modern room which was very clean Tea and coffee making facilities and free wi fi Breakfasts were really tasty both full and mackerel Would recommend

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed hear for 3 nights and really enjoyed it it is very close to the town of Bowness and lake Windermere . We were on the top floor so a few steps but you get used to walking up and down hills when your in the lakes we had a very nice cooked breakfast every day I also tried... More 

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1 Thank taylors23
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Please do not pay attention to the good reviews they must be made up ! Please please listen to the bad reviews. The lady is not welcoming at all . We had received a txt message whilst driving there wanting to know our arrival time ,because if it was after 9pm then check in would not be allowed . The... 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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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Warm, friendly & peaceful non-smoking home from home with award winning garden, set in the heart of the English Lake district. Judith & her team offer a warm welcome to all especially couples, walkers, vegetarians, bikers and we are gay friendly. Minimum 2 nights weekends, 3 nights Bank Holidays. No single sex parties. All rooms are en-suite and some have four poster beds. Strictly NO CHILDREN, adults only. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elim House

Address: Elim House Biskey Howe Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $104 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Elim House 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Don't have 2nd floor if any access problems!!”
 of 5 bubbles s12srf, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Four poster room is lovely”
 of 5 bubbles kenners13, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Steep stairs so ask for a lower floor room if this is a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles SimoneKelly89, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“For the romantics among you, ask for the room with the four poster bed.”
 of 5 bubbles HoneyGTT, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose the very top room!”
 of 5 bubbles amykP3796WL, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
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