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Runcorn, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This hotel is on the brink of failing. It is dirty and it is uncomfortable. It is advertised on Booking.com. They have obviously not checked it out. If they have they should be ashamed. We booked at short notice, even though the reviews weren't good. We should have listened. I could go on for a long time but will stop... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

So, I'm gonna do my best here to give a positive review. I booked to stay at this hotel for 2 nights for a special occasion, I had emailed ahead a few days before to see if there was any special extras and had no reply. Before I had even arrived at the hotel on the day of my visit,... More 

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Walsall, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Extremely misleading, is nothing like the actual website. You are greeted by the owner who is as filthy as his hotel, dirty, smelly and food all over the floor, also a mass of cigarettes nubs in the ashtray next to him. The room is not set out well as you cannot walk around the bed, although sheets and towels were... More 

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Perth
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51 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This place is well and truly described by many of the recent visitors. We booked two rooms at the last minute because it looked okay on the website. We arrived at 5pm and given the keys. We found the rooms were "made up" but under the covers were many unwelcome remnants from previous visitors. Both were pretty filthy and bathroom... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I booked this hotel for my wife's birthday and when we arrived at the hotel we were horrified at what we had walked into. The hotel was disgusting the man who gave us the key to the cell appeared to be drunk. The room was small and in need of a good clean the carpet was stained and had not... More 

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Thank glaidlaw
Wakefield, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 midweek nights with my lady. I booked a superior double room which was not cheap! Our room was a complete let down - the shower/wet room was dirty and was full of disgusting black mould. On our second day, and on returning from a long day walking, there was no hot water whatsoever so we had... More 

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Lanchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I usually keep an open mind when reading reviews and never write them as I think everyone has different opinions and should make there own. I however would like to tell everyone to beleive all the negetive reviews wrote on here about the White house as it is all TRUE DONT waste your money on this awful place as we... More 

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Thank Janet M
Fife, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Unfortunately we did not read the reviews having stayed here many years previously. Big mistake, how standards have plummeted leaving us with nothing positive to add to this review other than to warn you to avoid at all costs. It is difficult to know where to start but we would concur with all environmental issues experienced in other reviews and... More 

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1 Thank Parsduo
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38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This hotel is disgusting. Mould in the bathrooms, filthy carpets, walls and bedding. An absolute zest pit. I'm sure a YMCA or youth hostel would have better standards. Unfortunately we did not read trip advisor first, I'm kicking myself for not doing this as all the negative comments are so true. I'm so surprised that it's still running as a... More 

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3 Thank HLD72
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Place is in dire need of a refurbishment. Cobwebs and dust on windowsills, bathroom door wouldn't stay closed without locking it. King size bed was two singles put together. Plate at breakfast had crumbs all over it before we even used it. Room smelled musty and damp. Such a shame as we were expecting better. Wouldn't return again and wouldn't... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The White House Hotel

Address: Robinson Place | Lowside, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: $94 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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