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    Holmlea Guest House

    Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EW, England
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I booked this guest house at the last minute as my husband wasn't allowed to fly due to health problems and we had to cancel our planned holiday to Cyprus. We had a warm welcome on our arrival which was later than planned due to...More

    Thank CuteAsCandy
    Response from cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for staying at Holmlea. We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay. It was no trouble at all to help you with collecting your car. We are always happy to help guests in need of assistance. Hope to see you again soon. Thank you...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Our room and en-suite were spotless and very comfortable. There is ample storage for walking gear and room has a kettle, selection of beverages, flat screen TV, hairdryer, towels & Wi-Fi. Perfectly cooked, top quality breakfast that set us up for the day. We used...More

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    Response from cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for very positive feedback and of your stay at Holmlea. We are very proud of our high standards ensuring everywhere is spotless at all times for our guests. We're pleased you used the local public transport to travel around the lakes and took...More

    Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

    Lovely building, clean and comfortable beds, freshly cooked breakfasts so the basics are covered but I just didn't enjoy this place. I had a single room with a tiny bathroom down the hall. This sounded ok in theory but was a real nuisance. It was...More

    Thank annek3040
    Response from cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 13 June 2017

    Thank you for your feedback. The bathroom has a keycode entry system to ensure the door locks instantly after use and therefore does not require the guest to use a key. This keeps the bathroom clean and private for the sole use of the guest...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2017

    Holmlea was warm and welcoming. The room (number 3) and en-suite were spotless and comfortable with adequate storage for us and our walking gear! It was well equipped with a selection of beverages, flat screen TV, hairdryer, central heating (and fan!), information pack about the...More

    Thank christinewest08
    Response from cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 24 May 2017

    Thank you for your feedback. We're glad you enjoyed your second stay with us and experienced our warm hospitality, great food and free leisure facilities (as you booked direct). We can certainly start to offer some more fruit in future. At the moment we offer...More

    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    Booked for weekend away, room clean but that was the only thing that was ok . The on suite was a cupboard so small only one person could get in , couldn't drink the water from the tap and only had a very small jug...More

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    Response from cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 16 May 2017

    Thank you for your comments. Tap water is replenished daily for drinking. Extra tap water can be provided at any time if requested. We ask that guests pre-order breakfast each evening so that we can prepare the correct amounts of food required. To maintain our...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$113 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Bowness-on-Windermere
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    "Rooms are very clean and comfortable. Tea and coffee is topped up daily and drinking water is provided."
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    "We were in room three and were well satisfied with it"
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    "No needs all rooms are very comfortable."
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    "The only thing I would change is the radiator as with the room been on the side of the house it took a long..."
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