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The Westbourne

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Really good location, a short walk into the village with shops and pubs only a few minutes away. Room 2 was a disappointment, although advertised as a compact double, the bed itself was very small. We also found ourselves rolling into the middle of the bed which made for a very uncomfortable nights sleep. I think the mattress needed replacing....

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3Thank Annie198517
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Great location near the town center with a 10 mins walk to the lake and 5 mins walks to the World of Beatrix Potter Attraction Nice and cozy room, Feel likes home, Incredible English breakfast Great service-minded

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Honestly we got here and thought the place looked lovely, on checking in the staff were lovely too. Once inside the room we we're a little disappointed. Paying extra for a 'superior' I was left thinking, what exactly is superior about it. The room was an ok size, but rather dated and a few issues such as all the plug...

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3Thank mripace
Preston, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Just returned from a 2 night break, taking my mum & dad. Mum is currently undergoing chemotherapy and was rather apprehensive about going away, even just for a couple of nights. However, our stay was absolutely faultless. We booked directly with Westbourne (works out slightly cheaper too). The rooms were exceptionally clean with some nice little touches. We utilised the...

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2Thank Mary B
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Couldn't fault the Westbourne. We had a lovely comfortable long weekend here. It is ideally situated for exploring the lakes, room was very comfy, good breakfast and the owners are very welcoming and helpful.

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1Thank nljohnson
Morpeth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We stayed here for one night on Good Friday, the B&B was easy to find, clean, well-situated and fairly priced. Breakfast was served promptly with a good selection of cereal, yoghurt and of course a 'full english'. I really enjoyed my stay here and would stay again next time we visit. The price was obviously higher than a normal weekend...

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Chorley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2016

As bed and breakfasts go I must not be too negative about the Westbourne, however when we checked out the website with regards to the room sizes we ensured that we booked a large double room as the classifications showed that the property also contained small double rooms. On checkout we questioned our room size with the owner because we...

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1Thank mark f
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Although there was some confusion with the booking, we were not aware children under 10 were not allowed as we booked on a third party website. the Westbourne still honoured our booking. it was a pleasant stay the room was clean, tidy and very attractive. Staff were polite and friendly, it is only a short distance from the shops and...

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Thank Georgia M
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

My daughter booked this for my birthday has a surprise, lovely place ,5 mins walk from centre. We stayed in room 1 which was labelled has superior but some one else on the reviews Saudi they stayed in room 1 a small double so we are a bit confused.The room was adequate the bathroom was a bit of a tight...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2016

We stayed at the Westbourne for 2 nights over the Easter weekend. We arrived quite early but luckily our room was ready so we were able to have an early check-in, which was a result! Our room was lovely and spacious with a good-sized bathroom. All very clean and homely. Breakfast on both mornings was most enjoyable! Bowness is a...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Westbourne

Address: Biskey Howe Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $138 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westbourne 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Our room was a little on the small side, but we knew this beforehand.”
947jacquelinet, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room 1 which has a view onto lake”
allanjr, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in room on ground floor with its own front door”
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“Don't always go by pictures”
Angela147, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are clean, comfortable and pleasant.”
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