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Holmlea Guest House

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  • Excellent59%
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“great location”(20 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 24 September 2015

The welcome from Gill was very warming. The room was excellent, and extremely clean as was the en-suite. The hospitality tray was well stocked and the room spacious.Breakfast was very enjoyable and well cooked. Location was good for walking into Bowness and we found plenty...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2015

Lots of notices, do this, don't do that. Close to the town centre so fairly convenient. A bit pricey, but that's the Lake District. A bit light on the veggie breakfast options. Car parking was a bonus.More

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Response from cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 13 October 2015

Thank you for your comments. 1) Our notices are there for guest safety, some are advisory to explain how things work and some are legal requirements ie no smoking. 2) We feel our prices are very competitive and we always advise our guests that by...More

Reviewed 1 September 2015

On balance our 3 night stay was ok, no more, no less. Probably not the place to stay if you like to drink water while in your room, or if you like to be clean. Good points - good location, clean room & bathroom, parking...More

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Response from cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 2 September 2015

Thank you for your comments. With regard to drinking water, we have a notice in the room folder (which you must have not read) advising guests that we are happy to refill water bottles. In fact we did refill your bottle each day when you...More

Reviewed 28 August 2015

We had a wonderful 2 night stay, our first time to the lake district and will not be the last. Very clean and comfortable and the breakfasts were fabulous. Will definitely return one day. Gill, the owner, was very helpful and friendly. Janet M

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Response from cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 2 September 2015

Thank you. We're so glad you have a relaxing stay. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 20 August 2015

We have just returned from three nights at this guest house in lovely Bowness. We were in the top bedroom with its own shower & toilet. The room was very adequate, bed and linen very fresh and very comfortable. The room was very clean as...More

1  Thank Susan P
Response from cumbriaboss, Owner at Holmlea Guest HouseResponded 21 August 2015

We so pleased you enjoyed your stay and it was lovely to meet you. I can't take all the credit for the poached eggs as my husband cooks these. I will pass on your compliments. Hope to see you again.

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Breakfast included
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US$124 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$124 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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