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Rockside Guest House

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Just had the pleasure of staying here with my wife for a 3 night stay.The room was beautiful and the bed amazing we had 3 absolute bliss sleeps .the owners caroline and Martin are lovely and the breakfast all sourced locally sets you up lovely...More

Thank chrisdenise2016
Response from RocksideGuestHouse, Owner at Rockside Guest HouseResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks for your kind words and taking the time out from your busy schedule to post it Delighted you enjoyed your stay and had 3 great nights sleep which by the sound of it was much needed. Glad you liked the Reception treats, although I...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We where due to fly out to Barcelona on Friday but due to the tragic events, we decided against going and instead looked at booking in Bowness or Windermere. We have visited this area many times and know how hard it is to find any...More

Thank neilebob
Response from RocksideGuestHouse, Owner at Rockside Guest HouseResponded 27 August 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such an extensive review. Sometimes the unexpected unplanned breaks can be the best ones. We are so pleased that this one worked out for you, and thanks for letting us be a part of...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

Fantastic B&B, beautiful outside & in and perfect location. Our room was quirky shape and very comfortable with a great bathroom. The breakfast offered a huge choice - all of which was beautifully prepared and very tasty. Caroline was a great host host and very...More

Thank Pinksta66
Response from RocksideGuestHouse, Owner at Rockside Guest HouseResponded 4 October 2017

Many thanks for the review and for taking the time to post it. Our rooms are all of very different shapes and sizes and glad you appreciated the quirky style of Room 4 and if you are ever up our way again it would be...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Spent a wonderful 5 nights at Rockside Guesthouse. Very warm welcome by Caroline who always had a cheerful smile and was helpful with regard local information. Room was perfect for solo traveller. Very comfortable bed and was woken to the wonderful smell of the fabulous...More

Thank Gilly-Popps
Response from RocksideGuestHouse, Owner at Rockside Guest HouseResponded 4 October 2017

Many thanks for your review , it was lovely to meet you and am so pleased that you enjoyed your first solo trip to the Lakes, with the unexpected completion of the full Fairfield Horseshoe a walk to remember, and always has the benefit of...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

We have just returned from a 3 night stay at the Rockside Guest house in Windermere, and the service we received was superb. Upon booking we made them aware that my wife is Lactose/Diary intolerant, and every effort was made to make sure no ingredients,...More

Thank Greeni75
Response from RocksideGuestHouse, Owner at Rockside Guest HouseResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Thank you for your kind comments. We try to ensure no one misses out here at Rockside and we have discovered by trial that many of our special and secret recipes are very adaptable...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$106 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$106 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (32)
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Pool & Beach (2)
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grandma_eccie
1 January 2018|
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Response from stevecrowe8 | Reviewed this property |
No it didn't have a sitting area. Just the breakfast room.
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ejs32
11 May 2016|
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Response from Laxeywheeler | Reviewed this property |
Hi - Yes I'm pretty sure there is. We didn't require one but I seem to recall the owner telling us to ask if we needed one.
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Dibs08
5 November 2015|
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Response from RocksideGuestHouse | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for getting in touch. We don't do 1 night advance bookings on the whole, but if we have gaps sometimes we can accommodate, Its always best to drop us an e mail and if we can help we will. Caroline... More
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"Room 4 was lovely and quiet"
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"We always use Room 2 as it has a very nice additional small "lounge" with fridge, as well as a..."
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"I think rooms 9 and 10 are slightly bigger though room 8 was ample size"
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"We saw three rooms that were all very nice Lovely comfy beds."
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