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Laurel Cottage B&B

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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely little bed and breakfast, so much character and history to the building. Perfectly located in the centre of Bowness, shops and pubs on your door step. Short two minute walk to the boat trips. We received a free Spa pass from Laurel Cottage, to use at the McDonald Hotel across the road. Breakfast was lovely cooked and presented. Owners...

2Thank Aana8619
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We just had a wonderful 2 nights here, Lovely and quaint B&B. Clean, friendly and comfortable rooms. Lovely breakfast. Perfect location. Definitely returning next year. I would recommend the Albert pub for both food and / or drinks.

1Thank Terri B
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We booked a night here through Groupon and what a fabulous deal it was! The B&B is perfectly located right in the centre of Bowness within walking distance of the lake and all the shops and bars on offer....we couldn't have been in a better place! The owners were friendly and helpful, getting us checked in and parked up with...

1Thank Magsy7
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Arrived Friday evening and the owners were very helpful friendly and welcoming, Our room was spacious with lots of wardrobe and drawer spaces, the towels and bedding were spotless. The room itself was very dusty , tops of wardrobe and light fittings were coated. The wall lights weren't fixed to the wall properly and were loose and twisted around. The...

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Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

My partner and I booked our first ever weekend away together and not having been to the lake district I wasn't sure what to expect! After a 5 hour drive from West Sussex we were so tired - The staff at Laurel Cottage were so friendly and welcoming, the room was clean and warm, breakfast was cooked beautifully, absolutely nothing...

1Thank AmyTaylor87
Reviewed 30 October 2016

What a lovely guest house,our room no.6 was very small but that is what we paid for,it was very clean and the breakfast was as good as in the old England were we usually stay.The owners were very nice even helped us carry our heavy bags to the car,would definitely recommend for a cheap weekend break.

1Thank cat_timson
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The breakfast was ok but the room wasn't upto much as it was very small and the window faced workmen working on a house. The toilet had to be flushed several times to flush but all in all it was OKit was very central to all the attractions and just s five minute walk to Windermere lake

Thank les225
Kilsyth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We just stayed at the Laurel cottage for two nights, didn't get a warm welcome as people have mentioned, got shown to room and shown were to park and told times of breakfast. Breakfast the first morning, we asked for full cooked breakfast, one bit of bacon was so overdone you couldn't cut it the other piece had all the...

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Just had a 2 night stay at this lovely B&B. Free parking on site, which is a massive bonus as it's right in the middle of Bowness, and we even got help carrying our bags from the car. The room was immaculately clean and the owners/staff couldn't have been more welcoming and friendly. The full English breakfast was the best...

1Thank VictoriaJ83
Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I stayed here for 2 nights in room 12 which was really lovely. From when we arrived we were welcomed by Steven who was just so pleasant and helpful. We were luckily enough to be in one of the rooms where we could have breakfast delivered. We ordered what we wanted and advised the time we wanted it to be...

3Thank kentons16

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
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Laurel cottage is under new ownership since March 2014 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Laurel Cottage B&B

Address: B&B Kendal Road St. Martins Square, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $140 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Laurel Cottage B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Old chic rooms , with flat tv , ensuit , tea and coffee in all rooms”
bdweir, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“don't stay here”
Noragirl, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Anyone you like”
alan14Bristol, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“No lift and the staircase was very narrow.”
singaporelady2016, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“rooms at the front of the guest house are probably best.”
SAM.46, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
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