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Barrowford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We booked this last minute for £150 and had very realistic expectations. It's a great location and the free parking is a bonus. The accommodation put me in mind of the Skeelo song, I wish I was a little bit taller. I wished the paintwork was a little bit brighter, the towels a little bit bigger, the mattress a little...

Thank Cathy B
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Great location in the heart of Bowness with excellent places to eat and drink and in the Lake District. The accommodation was satisfactory and we found the owner to be quite an entertaining character. The place had beams inside had lots of character.

Thank Paul210668
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on a recent Lake District touring holiday. If booking on line the whole thing can be a bit confusing. It comes up under bed and breakfast then says continental breakfast only. Once the booking goes through it says no breakfast. On arrival a sign at the front says guest house, b&b and whole food tea rooms. Ignore all...

Thank Patricia P
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and i stayed here for a weekend. The room was clean as was the shared bath room and nice, definitely a home feel. Only disappointment was that there weren't any bath products (other places I've been have had them so i figured they would have some too). Over all it was a very nice stay.

Thank EmmyLou12
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Comfortable room. Clean. 2 minute walk to lake. Free parking but quite a squeeze. Owners helpful with directions to various places. Did not have breakfast so cannot comment. Overall a good accommodation.

Thank charliedickson
St. Paul's Bay, Malta
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this guesthouse last week. Rooms are Very clean, owners were very nice, breakfast is ok ( very basic) , position is superb in the bottom end lake area of bowness . Only thing is that rooms are very small. Would defenitely visit again though!!

Thank Jean V
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights had an excellent stay the owner couldn't do enough for you, the continental breakfast was nice the location easy to find and private parking rooms clean and tidied each day will stay again

Thank Ozonelayer2013
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2015

me and my husband stayed at holly cottage what a lovely place it was ,very clean ,free parking ,breakfast was cereals toast ,yogurt,fresh fruit ,tea and coffee ,fresh orange ,and as i love my cereals an toast was great for me and my hubby ,situated 5 mins walk from all the shops and little cozy pubs ,10 min walk to...

Thank Marie F
Bury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 May 2015

This is a gem of a place, center of Bowness with parking. Continental breakfast was fine for us .Would stay here again. Great couple who run this place lovely room with view of garden so can't understand the negative reviews but I suppose can't please everyone all of the time.

Thank hbbury
Barnoldswick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

We stayed here last month and what a delight lovely couple very clean and bowness on the doorstep. No complaints at all from us. May be one we've lost contact number and cant find it on Google. We want to visit again this week

Thank Alan D

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Additional Information about Holly Cottages Guest House

Address: 2 Holly Cottage Rayrigg Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: £69 - £75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Room 1 has a large balcony overlooking a car park, floor boards are creaky- old building - so 2nd floor better if it bothers you.”
 of 5 bubbles 84CathyB, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“we stayed in room 7 at the top ,but im sure all the rooms are just as good”
 of 5 bubbles 930marief, 17 May 2015 | Read review
“At the rear as on a busy main road.”
 of 5 bubbles Churchills37, 3 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Don't ask for room 5”
 of 5 bubbles ianj244, 6 Oct 2014 | Read review
“If you are a light sleeper, request a room on the back side as the front faces the main road and you can clearly hear the cars drive by and people walking.”
 of 5 bubbles pinkfruit22, 24 Apr 2014 | Read review
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