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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We cannot recommend this place enough! It is a beautiful house with so much character and was comfortable and spotlessly clean (which is one of my main criterion). The hosts, Richard and Paula, are so friendly and helpful and we were made to feel completely at home. The breakfast was amazing - cooked to order and delicious! The location of...

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Richard B, Owner at Kirkwood Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review and he recommendation. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards Richard and Paula

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had somewhat of a late check in on Thursday for a friends wedding the next day but Richard was extremely accommodating. The hotel has 2 car parking spots conveniently at the side of the hotel. The rooms are clean, has vintage/classical decor (absolutely gorgeous 4 poster bed) and the bathroom was clean, plenty of good quality premium towels and...

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Richard B, Owner at Kirkwood Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for the review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay at Kirkwood and would love to have you back in the future. Kind Regards Richard and Paula

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Stayed here for a weekend in March as we were working nearby. What a find, wonderful hosts, cosy room with tea coffee, hot chocolate, wine glasses and bottle opener..what more could you ask for,well the best thing for me was the fact that Paula is coeliac and therefore all breakfast options come with gluten free. Paula is a fantastic host...

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Richard B, Owner at Kirkwood Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for staying at Kirkwood House and thanks for the great review. Glad you a good time. Kind Regards Richard and Paula

Macclesfield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This is our 3rd time staying at Kirkwood and once again everything was perfect, Paula and Richard are fantastic hosts who will go out their way to make sure all guests feel right at home, The breakfasts are fantastic and really set you up for the day, rooms are lovely clean and warm, we had room 3 with the corner...

Thank Thomas M
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We had lovely stay at the B&B for long weekend in February. The hosts were very helpful and knowledgeable about places to visit, where to eat and walks nearby. The breakfast was lovely with plenty to choose from. Our room was clean and cosy with tea and coffee making facilities. The owner offered to make us a hot drink (flask)...

Thank Johanna L
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Just returned from a lovely 4 day break in our favourite place the lakes and once again stayed in our favourite guest house Kirkwood. Again had a lovely warm welcome and as always we got our favourite room. We had such a lovely time and Paula & Richard are so hospitable, nothing is too much trouble, the breakfast is lovely...

Thank alfcajo
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Kirkwood Guest House at the end of January for a weekend break to the Lakes. From the minute we checked in Richard the owner couldn't do enough for us, giving us information regarding things to do and how to get to places in the local area. Our room was cosy and spotlessly clean. We...

Thank Alexia L
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a weekend. Had family rooms at top of house as only ones available only as last minute booking. Spacious, immaculately clean. Adjustable heating. Wine glasses, mugs, chocolates on arrival in room. Had cooked breakfasts both days...very tasty, perfectly cooked. Attentive staff. Owner very knowledgeable and helpful about places to eat and visit. Separate lounge area with honesty...

Thank RSGPeterborough
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This was a last minute booking, so at first we were skeptical about what we were getting for our money. We needed of worried. Our hosts were attentive & knowledgeable. They cooked breakfast to order & had a good choice including catering for dietary needs. Our room was clean, warm & had a ready supply of local refreshments. There was...

Thank readsanpiunk
Melbourne Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Located midway between Windermere and Bowness, Kirkwood Guesthouse is within walking distance of both so you are spoiled for choice with myriad shops and eating places on your doorstep. Other significant bonuses include plentiful on-street parking and a quiet location. Our room was spacious and cosy, the breakfasts satisfying. But what made it extra special was the warm welcome and...

Thank Annabel54

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Kirkwood Guest House

Address: Princes Road, Windermere LA23 2DD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $129 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kirkwood Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Kirkwood Guest House Hotel Windermere
Kirkwood Guest House Windermere, Lake District
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“We always go for room 2 due to it being on the ground floor but the others are good too”
455miket455, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Beautiful four Poster Beds!”
sarahfrancis294, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 lovely four poster bed very comfortable. En-suite bath/shower”
annemg156, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a very light and large room on the first floor.”
DeannaO337, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Good family room on top floor”
helenmV3772VW, 19 Sep 2015 | Read review
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