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    Virginia Cottage Guest House

    Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EJ, England
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    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    Lovely guest house in an accessible and ideal location for us to explore the Lake District, especially the Beatrix Potter experience 😊 Graeme and Shirley were very helpful and courteous throughout our stay. Breakfast was of an excellent standard 😊 Also enjoying plenty of sherry...More

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    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    We stop in over 20 B & B's a year and this was average. Room 1 not comfortable. Hard floor no rugs. Noisy fridge. Had to close curtains as you are on display to the pub next door being on ground floor. Car park too...More

    1  Thank nickmBedford
    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    We arrived at Virginia Cottage for a four night stay to a warm welcome and were taken to our room, where there was a bottle of my wife's favourite wine, chilled and ready to drink, which Graham had kindly went out of his way to...More

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    1  Thank msteel_623807
    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    We stayed here for three days, yet our towels and bed sheets were not changed at all... after they made up the room, we still saw some trash on the floor... we were not informed the toiletries is only provided for one day. While we...More

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    Response from VirginiaCott, Owner at Virginia Cottage Guest HouseResponded 1 July 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to post your review. As to your comments, your room was made up each day and we replenished the toiletries as we do with all our rooms, The towels would have been replaced if necessary, we do not change...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    This house is in a very good location. Old style house with good service. Easy to park your car, and we enjoy free sauna and swimming pool in the near hotel. But wifi is not good in every room. Some rooms have very tight shower.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$118 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • United Kingdom >
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    • Lake District >
    • Bowness-on-Windermere
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    • Virginia Cottage Hotel Bowness-On-Windermere ,
    • Virginia Cottage Guest House Bowness-On-Windermere, Lake District
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    Acliff1969
    11 December 2016|
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    Response from VirginiaCott | Property representative |
    Hi, You will have free use of the gym, swimming pool, sauna, steam room and ice room. You can book spa treatments directly with the hotel and the cost of these are payable directly to them. With thanks Graeme
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    JohnAndAnneB
    13 August 2015|
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    Response from Caravan3 | Reviewed this property |
    Never heard of this hotel sorry but do know where the railway station is..... Why not search on the internet ..... Good luck !
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    19paul57
    1 June 2015|
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    Response from VirginiaCott | Property representative |
    Hi Breakfast is served from 8.00 to 9.30am. Thanks
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    Room Tips
    "We stayed in room 9, the 1st floor. It had three steps up off the hallway, and that really helped dampen the..."
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    "Room 10 has a spar bath."
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    "Room 6 is at the top of the building with few stairs and uneven floors. Offered help with bags."
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    "We requested a Dog friendly room which suited our needs."
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