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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Ivy bank is the place to stay if you want a wonderful welcome, extremely helpful owners great bed & breakfast, very clean, well decorated room, secure parking and very central, making it easy to walk into Windermere and Bowness. My husband can recommend the Full English and I the porridge! We stayed three nights and was like having a week...

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Bathgate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Thats what you will be saying if you stay here. My husband and I stayed for three nights, absolutely no complaints. It is situated a short walk to the village and around a 10 min walk to Bowness. Nicky and Gareth are excellent hosts, very friendly and informative of local walks, things to do etc. The B&B itself is spotless,...

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IvyBankNicky, Owner at Ivy Bank, responded to this review

Thank you for being perfect guests too! We hope to see you both again one day. Best Wishes, Ivy Bank Guest House

Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous, gorgeous b&b - Nicky and Gareth who run the Ivy bank are lovely, knowledgable hosts of the area and recommended a lovely curry restaurant in Bowness for us to eat at ... When I originally booked for 2 nights I thought this would be long enough ...sadly this was not the case we could have and should have stayed...

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IvyBankNicky, Owner at Ivy Bank, responded to this review

Thank your for writing a lovely review for us. 2 nights in the Lake District is never enough....come back and see us again one day. There's lots more to do and see! Best Wishes

Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We stayed here for three nights and had a wonderful stay. Nicky & Gareth made us feel extremely welcome, and were so knowledgeable about Windermere and the surrounding area. Our room was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was very tasty and there was lots to choose from. My partner and I would definitely recommend a stay at Ivy Bank Guesthouse, and...

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Thank megsparky
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We spent three nights at Ivy Bank over the weekend to do the Great North Swim in Lake Windermere. Nicky and Gareth were excellent hosts, making us feel very welcome. The room we had was well equipped and comfortable, and breakfast was great.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Just had 7 days here the weather was wall to wall sunshine and the accommodation was first class, Nicky and Gareth are excellent hosts who go out of their way to help you enjoy your holiday, the room was clean and comfortable overlooking the front garden which is well maintained, the en suite wasn't cramped the shower was good no...

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Thank Chris C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

The Ivy Bank is very clean and comfortable and only a short walk into the town. The owners Gareth and Nicky are wonderful hosts, and are so friendly and welcoming and offer tips on what to do in the area. Nicky even gave me a thermos flask of tea for my walk which was lovely ! Thank you for a...

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Thank Lynsey D
midlands
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Spent a couple of nights at Ivy Bank on our way to the TT. Nicky and her husband made us very welcome and nothing was too much trouble for them.Breakfast was lovely with a good assortment of breads,yogurts,etc and a nice cooked breakfast,with lovely bacon and sausage.If we are in the area in the future I would have no qualms...

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Very good Guest House. The owners could not have done more to make our stay more enjoyable. Help with where to go and what to do was given to overseas guests, breakfasts were first class and any issues dealt with straight away! Very close to Windermere town centre and cafes, shops and restaurants too.

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IvyBankWindermere, Owner at Ivy Bank, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Nick, glad you had a nice stay. It was lovely to meet you all.

Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2016

We visited Windermere Easter 2016 one of the wettest visits we have every had in the Lakes. We were really impressed with this B&B which made up for bad weather and would highly recommend it to friends and family. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel extremely welcome. The couple who run this place are really nice...

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IvyBankWindermere, Owner at Ivy Bank, responded to this review

Thanks again, looking forward to your next visit. Great guests make it easy for us to enjoy what we do.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Within 30 minutes walking distance of viewpoints, tumbling waterfalls and the Lake shore, Ivy Bank is situated in a quiet position close to the village centre, shops, restaurants and station. There are comfortable beds, spotless en-suites, attractive decor, a superb choice for breakfast and a relaxed atmosphere. Aromatherapy massage available on site. Discounted use of local leisure club. Private parking, storage for bikes. Free wireless internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ivy Bank

Address: Ivy Bank Holly Road, Windermere LA23 2AF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $116 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ivy Bank 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The top room was idea for a small family of three even with a large 14 year old son.”
 of 5 bubbles letheren1, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“we had small room and it was fine for 3 nights.”
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“The rooms vary depending on your needs.”
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