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    May Cottage

    May Cottage Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EW, England
    011 44 1536 609108
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    05/11/201706/11/2017
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent86%
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    • Average3%
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    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    My wife and I booked a short break to may cottage.we were greeted like old friends with a cup of tea and friendly welcome.the room was large with a lovely bathroom and great views. Location was absolutely perfect for bowness just a short stroll to...More

    Thank braddy44
    Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

    Had a lovely two nights here with my teenage daughter. Room was charming and absolutely spotless. Booked direct with the cottage so got a free pass to the leisure facilities at the 4* hotel up the road. Cooked breakfast kept us going til teatime! Hosts...More

    Thank janmoores
    Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

    Absolutely wonderful place to stay......so close to everything..........sue & len are truly great people......a must stay of you are venturing upto the lake district.........thanks both so much......can't wait for another 8 weeks

    Thank mattrachel4700
    Reviewed 16 January 2017

    May Cottage is in the heart of Bowness walking distance from all amenities. Our host Len greeted us with a firm handshake and a warm welcome.We stayed on 12th Jan through to 14th Jan. The hosts Sue and Len are a wonderful couple who know...More

    Thank Sam S
    Reviewed 3 January 2017

    Lovely 3 night stay over the new year.We were so grateful that there had been a cancellation here as the accomodation we had booked had double booked and had no other rooms available.Sue was so friendly,welcoming and helpful.Excellent breakfast.Clean room and comfy bed.nice shower room,very...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$99 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 3
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