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Reviewed 5 days ago

On the face of it there is nothing outstanding about this B&B - I shared a cosy, comfortable twin room with one of my walking buddies which had a nice, if small, shared shower around the corner. David, the landlord, does come across a little...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Please read negative reviews, which are mostly against the hotelier, and his appalling treatment of guests. Please read David's replies to negative reviews, where he jabs at the reviewer wherever possible. He has received satirical 5* reviews which have bolstered the average rating. I agree...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights with my family (2 children and 2 adults). David welcomed us, told us a bit about Windermere and where to go etc. He does have a way about him (I described him as constantly flustered!), but he is a generally pleasant...More

1  Thank Tricia S
Reviewed 17 January 2018

My visit was short, the owner David Maloney was angry at every moment. The kitchen is an absolute mess. Rice crispy everywhere. Smoking should be allowed. No parking options. I had no idea David Maloney is famous through the internet, there are several videos of...More

11  Thank DanielPlant
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

David Maloney is retired charter accountant who constantly has problem with his BT line. He contacted BT but they seams to be hopeless. David spoken to a 85 years old lady who was swearing at him disgusting. He keeps reciving phonecalls from all around the...More

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United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
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Brendan Chase Hotel Windermere
Brendan Chase Windermere, Lake District
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Frank G
30 December 2014|
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Response from Geordie M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, the welsh chief was interested in it but David wouldn't sell. I think he wants to stay well respected as an owner in the town.
Frank G
18 December 2014|
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Response from ShaileshSoni | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. I just visited as a traveller.
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"make sure to mention attached bathrooms with your room"
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"Make sure your room has ensuite bathroom. Some rooms dont."
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"Warm, great breakfast"
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"Be aware of the many restrictions before booking. If you have a car, parking may be an issue."
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