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Cranleigh Boutique
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Cumbria
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5 reviews
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“Perfect in every way .......... and more.”
Reviewed 22 November 2012

Just had a mid week 2 night stay for our 10yr anniversary away from the stress of our own business, it was perfect very relaxing and informal but with all the attention in all the right places. The staff were extremely helpful , breakfast amazing and the use of spa facilities was the icing on the cake. Stayed in room 14 and it was amazing. Hotel is close to all amenities in Bowness so you can just walk, had a wonderful stay, hope to return soon. Thanks to all the staff.

Room Tip: Room 14 was very quiet.
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  • Stayed November 2012, travelled as a couple
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 November 2012

We stayed in room 9 the bedroom is cute, the bathroom is amazing , tv in bath great idea, Manager was amazing couldn't have helped us more.

Only down point , clocks at pre day light saving so we got up an hour early, but guess that was ok.

Beds great, tv massive, dvds good, breakfast cold buffet could have been bit more exciting, shower a little weak but now im really being picky, loved the open fire, loved the location, parking great, all in all - GREAT

Room Tip: Jacksons down the road is great, staff little abrupt but food great.
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  • Stayed November 2012, travelled as a couple
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Wigan
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Reviewed 22 November 2012

Just stayed 2 nights at The Cranleigh in Bowness, what a fabulous hotel. The rooms are superb, as are the staff and the breakfasts. We even had lovely weather yesterday ! My husband and I will certainly return.

  • Stayed November 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 18 November 2012

Just got back from the most amazing weekend at the cranleigh..felt really spoilt here everything wasnt any trouble..its just the perfect place to visit...very high standtards definately treated in a 5star way....the staff are fantastic even the young waiters who served our breakfast were great....only been home an hour and already booked to go bak...thanks to everyone at the cranleigh x

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Catterick, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 November 2012

We won our night at The Cranleigh in a competition. It was perfectly timed as my husband had just returned from a 4-month tour in Afghanistan. After learning that we had won, I contacted the Cranleigh to making the booking and from that very first call their customer service was impeccable.

On arrival at the hotel, the lady on reception was welcoming and informative, personally showing us to our room and even offering to help with the bags. We stayed in room 9, decorated in neutral tones and with high quality fixtures and fittings. The bathroom had a spa bath, a TV and a separate shower cubicle with a rainfall shower head, all of which added to the feeling of quality and helped ensure a relaxing stay.

The hotel's restaurant only opens for breakfast but this is not a problem as the hotel is extremely close to many restaurants. The lady on reception (I cannot call her a receptionist as she was far more than that) recommended several restaurants when asked and we went to one of her recommendations, Jackson's Bistro, a two minute walk away. She was right, the food was excellent. When we returned, the bed had been turned down and there was a chocolate for each of us on the bed, a really nice touch.

After an extremely comfortable night, we were warmly welcomed in the dining room for breakfast. We both had the Cranleigh cooked breakfast which was beautifully cooked and presented; it included sausages, black pudding and bacon, all of which were of good quality.

The worst part of our trip was having to leave! We will definitely be returning in the future and would highly recommend the Cranleigh to anyone who is looking for a comfortable stay in a friendly boutique hotel. It is especially good for those looking to escape from the children for a little while and have some quality adult time!

Room Tip: Each room is individually designed so have a good look at all the rooms and prioritise your preferre...
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 November 2012

I've just been with my wife for our first anniversary. We really like this place, we have been once before. It's clean, traditional but modern and has a nice atmosphere. It's nice to just sit and read the paper with a glass of wine by the fire. The place is good value, we had a standard room which was fine. Would go again definitely. The breakfast is nice but I'm not sure about those bean jars!

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 November 2012 via mobile

I booked this short break for my husbands 50th, it met all our expectations. I can not give any negative comments. We stayed in a standard room which was superb and just what we wantd, bottle of wine awaited us in ice bucket, excellent white, could have changd to red we were told by reception girl who was very helpful forgot to ask her name!!! Breakfast was supurb each mornin again helpful staff just dynin to go back a big thanku to the staff

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Property: Cranleigh Boutique
Address: Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Amenities:
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#1 Luxury Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
#10 Family Hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Cranleigh Boutique 4*
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Luxury Boutique accommodation, perfectly located in the Heart of the English Lake District. 23 Individually designed rooms and Suites with features including: private hot tubs, super sized air spa baths, free Wifi, free car parking, and access to leisure and spa facilities. Adult only accommodation. International award winning accommodation, completely unique to the area. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Cranleigh Guesthouse Hotel Bowness-On-Windermere
Cranleigh Boutique Bowness-On-Windermere, England - Lake District

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