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Melbourne
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We chose to taxi from the station but it is a viable access by walking. Also there is a great bus service from the station to the clock tower right near the guest house. I loved the image of the Chestnuts House on the Airbnb site and I was not disappointed with the decor and relaxed feel of the house....

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Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here from 15th-18th oct. it was our first visit but won't b our last! Lovely coffee and biscuits on arrival . Room was great everything we needed. The breakfast was lovely we tried different things every morning and everything we had was well presented and tasted superb!! The location was really good we loved strolling...

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

The hosts are excellent unobtrusive but at breakfast warm attentive and generous, I tried both full English and the smoked salmon with scrambled egg on muffin both superbly cooked and presented. There's also fresh fruit, fruits juices ,cereals yoghurt a splendid breakfast buffet. We stayed in room coniston a ground floor four poster bed with en suite - wow lovely...

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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Chestnuts is located in between Windermere and Bowness and for us absolutely perfect. We requested a room with a four poster bed and a corner bath on a high floor and got exactly that. The breakfast was lovely and plenty of choice. The bed was was soooo comfortable. Dressing gowns in the cupboard I thought were a lovely touch and...

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The guest house is absolutely beautiful and in a perfect location. The staff are all very welcoming and rooms are very clean. Every morning breakfast was lovely and there is plenty of choice. I would highly recommend a stay here.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Lovely guest house situated half way between Windermere and Bowness, about 10 minutes walk to Windermere, 30 minutes to the lake side at Bowness. We were offered tea or coffee on arrival, which Heather said she would leave in the breakfast room for us, she also left some lovely biscuits!! The house is very clean and comfortable.The breakfast is very...

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sandersh, Owner at Chestnuts Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for review Jane, so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. NB. Book with us direct and getter better rates.

Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Visited Chesnuts for the second time a few weeks back, things were just how we remembered them the first time. The rooms are quiet, the beds so comfortable, the breakfast, perfect start to the day. Which leads me on to a previous negative review! Sour grapes I feel. Why some people make fools of themselves by posting negative reviews when...

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sandersh, Owner at Chestnuts Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you! We have to be careful how we respond to negative reviews so it is great when a guest does it for us.

Reviewed 22 September 2016

Stayed for 3 nights at Chestnuts Guest for the 2nd time this year, Its such a lovely, lovely place. Clean and very comfortable with a very warm and welcoming feel. Hosts Heather and Nigel make you feel at home and offer readily local advice as to where to eat out, places to visit and walks to enjoy. Breakfast were fabulous....

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sandersh, Owner at Chestnuts Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much Gordon and Moira for your review. I have just got back from my trip to China which was amazing. I look forward to seeing you next year.

Essex
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Myself and my husband stayed here for three nights from 9th September. We arrived quite early at 10.45am but on our arrival Heather gave us tea and cake while we waited for the room to be ready. This only took about 20 minutes and we were extremely grateful that we were able to have the room so early after a...

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sandersh, Owner at Chestnuts Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. You are one of the many lovely guests we have had staying with us this year and your praise makes it all worthwhile.

Leeds
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I completely disagree with the review left by the couple who stayed in the attic room in September. We too were in the attic room and had no complaints whatsoever regarding the accommodation or bathroom facilities. The room was light, well apportioned and the bathroom was exactly what you would need. We found the hosts generous, well informed, helpful, polite...

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sandersh, Owner at Chestnuts Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Andrew and Lynda! It was a pleasure to have you as guests and we are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Traditional Victorian guest house in quiet location yet only a short walk to various shops and restaurants. Fifteen minute walk from railway and bus station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chestnuts Guest House

Address: Princes Road, Windermere LA23 2EF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: ₹ 6,605 - ₹ 25,072 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Chestnuts Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Ensuite decision may be decided on bath or shower. If any problems with stairs they do have ground floor room which is very nice”
 of 5 bubbles THEBLAKES1983, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ullswater and Windermere room both at the top of the house, but only if you can climb the last lot of stairs as they are quite steep. :)”
 of 5 bubbles carolynpetch, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 1st floor nice and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 135keitha, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had Room 2 and were very happy with it. It overlooks the street in front of the house, but is nonetheless very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles mja1810, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Ryland which was great”
 of 5 bubbles BobGroombridge, 17 May 2016 | Read review
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