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Lopik, The Netherlands
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night and had a good nights sleep. We stayed in room 3, which was at the street side. We had no problems with street noise. The room was quiet. The bed was comfortable but made a lot of noise when turning around. The shower was okay, but the ceiling is only 1.85m so tall people...

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Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent 3 nights staying at Glencree earlier this month. It was a lovely hotel situated in an ideal location between the station and the boats along the lake. We had a lovely clean room with a large en suite shower. Breakfast was broad in choice and served in the conservatory. The only thing that let it...

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Thank Emily I
Reviewed 11 June 2016

The Glencree is situated half way between Bowness and Windemere and both are a 10 - 15 minute walk away. It is run by a very charming couple who can't do enough to make your stay as comfortable as possible. We (a family of three), had room 5 at the top of the infamous spiral staircase. The room was spotlessly...

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Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Treated my mum for two nights away for her birthday, so friendly, welcoming and perfect location. Breakfast is beautiful and rooms were great. Would definitley recommend! Loved the whole experience and will most definitely be coming back!

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Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights over the weekend. Welcoming staff and very clean rooms. We stayed in bedroom 7 up the spiral stairs which was spacious and the shower was very nice. Lack of wifi was a slight issue but not major. Breakfast was lovely and a very big variety. Overall was a nice place to stay and would...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Stayed at Glencree on a two-night deal. Friendly welcoming staff and clean, spacious rooms. We were given room 4 up the spiral staircase which was ideal in terms of space and facilities except for the lack of Wi-Fi signal which didn't really bother us. Breakfasts served in the sunny conservatory were superb. Glencree is well-positioned between Windermere and Bowness, ideal...

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Mumbai
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Glencree is located next to the stream and 15-20 minutes walk from the main lake. The couple owners manage the place very well. Uncle is always on humours note to talk to. Only difficulty for us was to climb the narrow ladder to top floor room, as we had big bags. The breakfast has decent spread. We enjoyed our stay...

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Lovely property, central, quaint and food was delicious and good quality produce well cooked. But we had a problem with cobwebs and thick dust behind the bed when looking for plug point for charger when we first checked in. Brought this to the attention of the host and she dealt with it immediately . She was pleasent, professional and 'willing...

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Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

We had a great weekend, the owner helen was lovely and made us feel very welcome, spotlessly clean room and good breakfast. Would definitely stay again 😁 only 10 min walk from either windermere or Bowness, perfect place to explore the lake district

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Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Great guest house absolutely brilliant hosts. Perfectly clean and a absolute bargain would definitely recommend to anyone. Close to both Windermere and Bowness a short walk to both. Great breakfast hot and tasty

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Glencree

Address: Lake Road, Windermere LA23 2EQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: ₹ 6,212 - ₹ 7,441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Glencree 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Only 6 rooms, Good rooms on the first floor, family room on top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles michellecN4971KY, 19 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Just stay, to get old fashioned exceptional service.”
 of 5 bubbles rocafo, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Property is on main residential road so a bit noisy at peak times if windows open for ventilation. Quieter at night.”
 of 5 bubbles BhuddaBean, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Two rooms have extra large beds and slightly more room for which you pay a little extra, but well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles Y939QLmichaelm, 8 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the river are very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles StellaS982, 8 Apr 2015 | Read review
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