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Twick
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Pros: the hosts are great, good advice with where to eat and hikes to go on depending on weather and ability. Breakfast is decent, local produce and many fruit choices too. The shower in the room is fantastic and very good pressure. The king size bed was great and good pillows too. We found the temperature in the room perfect....

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are pleased all our guests are not aesthetic.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend were looking for a last minute long weekend and this hotel caught our eye due to the high rating and proximity to Windermere and it did not disappoint! The owners of the Firgarth were exceptionally welcomeing, friendly and knowledgable of the local area. Located just a 5/10 minute walk from the top Windermere town centre where...

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post such detailed review. We are obviously delighted with your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you both back again in the future. Remember next time to contact us direct and we will give you a good room rate. Thank you again it is very much appreciated. Best wishes Colin and Pam

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I definitely recommend the firgarth as a place to stay when visiting Windermere. It was spotless, and the owners were so kind and helpful. As soon as we walked in we were given a map and talked through the different walks and areas. Only a ten minute walk away from shops and bars the firgarth is in a great location....

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the firgarth. We are really pleased you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found everything to your liking and for saying you would recommend us. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Next time contact us direct for the best rate. Thank you again for your feedback...

Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Everything about this lovely B&B is perfect. Quality accommodation with genuine lovely hosts. I had a single room which made best use of space and is immaculate. Great breakfast with high quality ingredients. Everything is thought of for your stay, down to wifi boosters in room. Thank you.

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are delighted you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found everything to your liking. It was lovely to meet you and we hope you will visit us again. Thank you again for the recommendation it is very much appreciated. Best wishes Pam and Colin

Reviewed 23 October 2016

We found this B&B on the internet and thanks to the reviews on Trip Advisor, we had no hesitation in booking. Its important to file the truth when you Review and it was great to see so much reality from the comments about this Guesthouse. We were not disappointed, it was exactly what we hoped for and delivered every bit...

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your recent stay and we are so chuffed with your comments. We look forward to welcoming you both back. Thank you again for taking the time to post comments and for the recommendation. Take care of yourselves. All the best Pam and Colin

Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Not far from Bowness, the rooms are very clean with nice comfortable beds We found the owners & staff to be very warm & welcoming. The breakfast was really lovely and a good selection of cereals & warm food.

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at The Firgarth. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Contact us direct for the best rate. Best wishes Pam and Colin

Essex
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We stayed for 3 nights at the Firgarth and it was a wonderful experience. As other reviewers have mentioned, Pam and Colin are very attentive and friendly hosts, making you feel welcome from the moment you step through the door for the first time, until you are waved on your way at check out. They have put a lot of...

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Hi both Thank you for such great feedback. We are so chuffed you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found everything to your liking. We are delighted to know you would recommend us and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Just ring or email next time so we can give you the best price....

Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I can honestly say this guest house is the cleanest place I've stayed in within the UK. There was not a thing out of place and everything was impeccable. Soon after making the booking online we received an email from the owners Pam & Colin to confirm the booking and arrange check in which I thought was very efficient and...

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you so much we could not have asked for a better review. We are absolutely delighted you found everything to your liking and you would recommend us to others. It was lovely to meet you both and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Remember to book with us direct for the best rate. Thank...

Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent two nights here and loved it. Pam and Colin are super hosts who pay attention to every detail to ensure your comfort. The bed was very comfortable and our room and ensuite spotlessly clean. Beautiful breakfast with lots of choice. Want to return!

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

It was lovely to meet you both. We are delighted you enjoyed your recent stay with us. We hope you enjoy the rest of your vacation and have a safe journey home. Thank you for taking the time to post a review we really appreciate it. We hope you will visit us again in the future. Take care of yourselves....

NORTH YORKSHIRE
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Had a wonderful 2 day break staying here.The owners were wonderful and could not do enough for you.The bedrooms were spotlessly clean as was the whole place. We had a very good breakfast with lots of choice,I lost my glasses while there they even gave me a pair of their own to see me through which I thought was very...

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

We are delighted you enjoyed your recent stay with us and enjoyed breakfast. We hope you will visit us again in the future. Thank you for taking the time to post a review we really appreciate it. Best wishes Pam and Colin

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Firgarth Guest House is conveniently situated just 12 minutes' walk from the centre of Windermere, with a range of shops, pubs and restaurants. The Firgarth offers relaxed comfortable accommodation. The traditional cooked breakfast is prepared using locally sourced produce; there is also a selection of juices, grapefruit, fresh fruit salad, cereals and yoghurts. Exclusively Non smoking. All our rooms are on the first and second floors. All rooms have remote control TV/DVD and tea and coffee making facilities. Unfortunately we have no family rooms so are unable to accommodate children under the age of 16. Our last check in time is 20:00hrs and check out time is 10:00hrs. We have one car parking space for each room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Firgarth

Address: Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1EU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: £89 - £104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Firgarth 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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The Firgarth Windermere, Lake District
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