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Tynemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Stayed at the howbeck 'retreat' suite yesterday as a celebration for our anniversary. We had booked for 2 nights but we're so disappointed that we checked out after 1 night. We paid £200 per night which was costly but liked the look of the spa bathroom. Had a spa bath at 3.30pm and afterwards wanted shower to wash hair and...

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Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Howbeck on the 5/11/16 for one night. The room was so lovely and clean, the bed was so comfy and the breakfast was amazing. Definitely coming back here again for longer next time :)

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Thank Carmel G
Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I have just returned from The Howbeck. We stayed in The retreat room. Initially hasthe wow factor ! The staff are very helpful and friendly and do everything they can to help. The price of the retreat was nearly £600 for 3 nights . Booked as a treat for my partners birthday. I was so disappointed ! The bath lovely...

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bolton
Reviewed 1 November 2016

stayed Friday and Saturday night in October, we was welcomed with tea coffee and biscuits by friendly female staff. guest room was cosy and then we were shown to our spotlessly clean room with four poster, spa bath and very well topped up tea/coffee facilities. breakfast is excellent, as good as it gets and the service and staff friendliness superb....

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Thank BoltonbigT
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This was a pleasant hotel however it definitely lacks the special touches that would make it 5 star. Our room, The Mickeledon was overall nice. However on closer inspection it was a little rough around the edges. Flaking paint around Windows, bubbled and peeling effect on top of dressing table and a handle also missing. The duvet cover was old...

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1Thank Tillycullum
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic !! No other words for it !! Superb room clean, fresh and well stocked with tea..coffee...water , toiletries the bed is huge !!! And very comfortable Breakfast perfect everything you could possibly want .. cereal , toast hams, cheese cold meats ! Fruit juice then followed by either full English /Cumberland breakie with mushrooms and black pudding !!! Tomorrow...

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Thank Occasionalcakes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Fabulous place to visit, not far from Bowness on Windermere just over 1 mile. The owners & staff had thought of all the little extras, everything spotless & of a high standard. Breakfasts were also amazing. Definitely recommend.....

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Thank Pauline H
Stanford-Le-Hope, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Unfortunately we were expecting a 5 star experience but it was more like 3 star. We booked 2 superior rooms and they were both so different. One being almost half the size of the other. Both rooms very dark as was the rest of the guest house. The lounge if you can call it that had a mini bar that...

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Thank Theresa L
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We came for my partners birthday, fantastic room, prosseco on ice in our room, the breakfast the next day was out of this world. Not oily, all cooked perfectly! The staff were very attentive and friendly! Highly recommend ☺️

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Thank Danielle D
Rochdale
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I stayed at The Howbeck for 2 nights last week and had a wonderful time. The hotel was lovely, staff were really friendly and we had a fab room. Breakfast was gorgeous and we can't wait to stay there again.

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury AA Rated 5 star highly recommended, recently fully refurbished guest house just 2 mins walk from Windermere centre. A member of the "Best loved hotels of the world" all rooms have fantastic en-suites some with jacuzzis & massage showers. We have 1 luxury suite with private entrance and patio, double jacuzzi air bath, mood lighting, 2 tv's etc. If you are looking for somewhere special you will not find better in Windermere! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Howbeck

Address: Howbeck New Road, Windermere LA23 2LA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $198 - $278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Howbeck 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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The Howbeck Windermere, Lake District
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“luxury rooms have 4 posters etc”
 of 5 bubbles BoltonbigT, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We are sure all the rooms will be equally nice.”
 of 5 bubbles christinebQ6808DL, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Paying a bit extra for the four poster and spa bath was worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles traceyh253, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Choose the Retreat!”
 of 5 bubbles LindsayK633, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Caplecrag is very small. There are no elevators.”
 of 5 bubbles Dees_Comments, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
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