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Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed this weekend - 3 nights. Always difficult when ownership changes. Previous owners (David and Judith) a very hard act to follow. New owners Jane and Andy are similarly nice people; have maintained the standards and this is remains my favourite in Southport. Good value I reckon and the breakfast uses good ingredients (e.g. proper bacon that is not watery...

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bowdenlodge, Owner at Bowden Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Glad to hear we have managed to keep up the high standards set by David & Judith. We try to use the best quality ingredients for our breakfasts. We offer both full English (cooked to the individuals requirements) & also buffet style lighter options e.g. cereals, fresh fruit, yoghurts, choc au pains, home made flap jacks or similar etc. It's...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

My husband and I stayed at Bowden Lodge Hotel for a night to break up a 10 hour drive. We couldn't have been happier with it! It was clean, cosy, quiet, and calm. Our room was nicely lit, with a comfortable bed. Breakfast included a number of cereals, fruits, yoghurts, and of course a full English breakfast option. The owners...

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bowdenlodge, Owner at Bowden Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Really glad you enjoyed your stay, our aim is to provide a enjoyable and memorable stay. We look forward to seeing you again on future visits.

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Lovely clean and comfortable hotel. Perfectly located being a very short walk from one end of Lord St yet far enough away to be quiet in the evening. Good hotel car park at the front. Very friendly, helpful hosts and the breakfast in the morning is very good. It was the perfect place to stay to explore Southport for a...

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bowdenlodge, Owner at Bowden Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed the facilities and service of Bowden Lodge and the attractions of Southport.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Had a great 2 night stay in a really nice room which was spotlessly clean, lovely breakfast and really friendly hosts. Hotel is close to shops and several good restaurants. A real home from home - we will be back.

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bowdenlodge, Owner at Bowden Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

So pleased to hear all your positive comments. We try to treat our guests as if they were our own personal guests, so happy to hear that you sensed this.

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I stayed at this Hotel it was easy to walk to from the station and the owner was very helpful and friendly service.The breakfast was good with plenty of choice.Free wifi was easy to get as well.they let me access the room early which was very useful.

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bowdenlodge, Owner at Bowden Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback. Glad you enjoyed your visit and if we can host you anytime in the future, it would be our delight.

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Bowden's lodge for just one night, we bkd on Friday n arrived on Saturday morning, the property looked stunning from the road, n inside even , better, the lady I spoke to no Friday night meet us at the door, with a friendly welcome , we were showed r room, which just complimented the property, all the...

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bowdenlodge, Owner at Bowden Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the very positive comments. Really glad you enjoyed your stay. Looking forward to hosting you next time you're in Southport.

Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Fantastic 2 nights in the Bowden Lodge Hotel. Under new ownership the week we arrived. Great hospitality, clean and comfortable with nice little touches in the room. Wishing the new owners all the best in their new venture. We will definitely be returning.

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bowdenlodge, Owner at Bowden Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments. Glad you enjoyed your stay and that we managed to maintain the standards of the previous owners (big shoes to fill)!! Looking forward to hosting you next time you're in Southport.

Newry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Great, small hotel right on the road to Lord St. Convenient for all central activities, rooms clean, lovely breakfast freshly made. Hosts lovely. A really friendly place to stay and at a good price. I would certainly use this hotel again on return visits.

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bowdenlodge, Owner at Bowden Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments. Glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Looking forward to hosting you next time you're in Southport.

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Fantastic stay in Southport at Bowden Lodge, the owners David and Judith are very friendly which made our stay.Breakfast is scrummy and plenty!! Great location and very very clean and the room spacious. Will book again for next year.

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Glad you enjoyed your stay & thank you for your generous comments. We look forward to hosting you again in the future.

Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Great stay in Southport at the Bowden Lodge thank you to Judith and David the owners for making our stay very special they were friendly and helpful nothing to much trouble for them we stayed two night the hotel is lovely and very clean stayed in room seven it had very large bed and was very comfortable definitely will be...

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bowdenlodge, Owner at Bowden Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Pam, Many thanks for the very kind comments in your review on your recent stay with us at the Bowden Lodge, they are very much appreciated. We are pleased that you all enjoyed your Bank Holiday weekend break, with glorious weather and we look forward to seeing you again in the future. Very kind regards, Judith and David Wynn

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This beautifully maintained Victorian villa offers award winning 4-star guest accommodation with its own free car park, ideally situated in a quiet central location close to Lord Street, the shops & restaurants, The Atkinson, central attractions, promenade, Southport Theatre & Convention Centre and golf courses. You will receive a warm welcome and we provide a personal, friendly and homely service at affordable prices so you can sit back and enjoy the hospitality in pleasant surroundings, making it the perfect setting for a relaxing holiday, indulgent short break, business or conference trip or golfing break. Quality service, good food, comfort and cleanliness are assured, ensuring you have an enjoyable stay in Southport. The quality of service we provide has been recognised by TripAdvisor awarding us their 'Certificate of Excellence' and we have also been awarded a 'Breakfast Award' by the AA. Your choice of breakfast from our varied menu will be prepared and freshly cooked to your liking and guests requiring an evening meal can be assured that they will be served excellent, tasty, home cooked meals, prepared using quality fresh locally sourced produce. Alternatively, if you prefer to eat out, we can recommend or arrange to book you into one of Southport's many excellent restaurants, some with discounts. All of our en-suite rooms are comfortable and are tastefully decorated and furnished to a high standard in a style in keeping with the house. All rooms have LCD TV with Freeview, free Wi-Fi access, radio alarm, Hairdrier and hospitality trays. For business or pleasure, we are in an ideal location, with easy access to Liverpool, Manchester and all major North West towns and attractions. Southport railway station is only a short distance away and there are also regular and frequent bus services to Liverpool and Preston from right outside. Whether on business or pleasure, it's all about 'you'. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bowden Lodge Hotel

Address: 18 Albert Road, Southport PR9 0LE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Merseyside > Southport
Price Range: £66 - £83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bowden Lodge Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“My room was very quiet and comfortable I slept well.”
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“Our room was no.5 and was classed as a family room, it contained a double and a single bed but wasn't cramped..”
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“It is quieter at the back of the hotel as the road in front can get quite busy at times”
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“Room 5 on the first floor at the front of the hotel is a spacious family room with plenty of storage”
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“All rooms are ok”
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