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The Ravensworth

1.3 km from Windermere centre
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Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1BA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This guest house is a very picturesque building nestled in the northern part of the village of Windermere. Our visit was part of a Wowcher deal that included afternoon tea upon arrival and breakfast for all the mornings we were there, and we upgraded to a king room. The rooms are spacious, the bed is comfortable and what was especially...

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First visit to this lovely guest house. Very welcoming, organised and comfortable. Lovely cream tea provided within our offer and was 1st class! Lovely eating area including option to sit in a large welcoming conservatory. Breakfast was really nice too, not too greasy, with a good portion of food, even as a vegetarian myself the bacon looked really nice to...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our first visit to the lake district an.d we loved it. We loved staying in this guest house, lovely welcome and great breakfast. The room was lovely and very clean, and we also got lovely views

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Thank zekia1987
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice warm welcome on arrival and within 20 minutes we were presented with a lovely afternoon tea . Our room was spacious and clean with good facilities as for breakfast well I wasn't disappointed great selection but would recommend the full English. A big thankyou to the Ravensworth staff for an enjoyable stay.

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fabulous guest house. We keep going back every year. The rooms are spacious and the breakfast fills you up for the morning, which is a good idea as we then walked down into Windermere. You are greeted on arrival by the owner Nick. Very pleasant and quiet accommodation. Would definitely recommend. Thank you Nick and Cheryl for a really...

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Thank Jackie F
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ravensworth is Ideally situated just a few minutes stroll into Windermere village and train station and for access to the surrounding areas, lakes and fells. From entering the guesthouse and being pleasantly welcomed by Nick the proprietor to leaving a few days later , our stay was fabulous. The place itself was very clean and comfortable and our room...

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Ripon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From entering the guesthouse till the time we left we were treated very pleasantly. The room was nice, the bathroom good, and a very nice touch, the towelling bathrobes. The towels weren't bad either. There was a choice for breakfast , a full breakfast or smaller but adequate egg with salmon, poached egg with ham and hollandaise sauce, toast, coffee,...

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Romsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location is really good, close to the town and station. Booking was easy, emails enquiries were answered promptly, single room was small but all amenities well catered for, fresh coffee in the room (really important for those of us who like our coffee. Also breakfast was perfect - set me up for challenging trekking up the peaks. Staff were...

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1Thank MalvenaST
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Ravensworth was perfectly situated for access to Windermere, Ambleside & beyond. My elderly parents struggled a bit with the stairs, but other than that the rooms were clean & tidy and the facilities offered everything we needed. I'd recommend the Cumbrian breakfast, lovely sausages and bacon, beautifully cooked and not huge portions, so still had the energy to head...

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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a few nights over new year, paid a fair price for one of the rooms in the back courtyard. We didn't take the breakfast option so can't comment on that part of it. They courtyard rooms aren't connected to the main house by any internal corridors but the house is accessible. They are however spacious and have...

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  • Free Parking
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The Ravensworth is a traditional Lakeland guest house with plenty of character offering a warm welcome and relaxed atmosphere. Only a few minutes walk from the centre of Windermere village and railway station, very close to shops and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ravensworth

Address: Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1BA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: ₹ 7,096 - ₹ 9,767 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Ravensworth 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Think all rooms are up stairs so probably not for people who struggle with their mobility.”
 of 5 bubbles iangoulding1966, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room 2 which was on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles amra10, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for one in the front/left of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles susanmX5170GB, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I imagine rooms at the front of the property might be a little quieter being a little further from the road.”
 of 5 bubbles SueK349, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The main Hotel would be quieter than the annex (we slept OK)”
 of 5 bubbles DouglasR13, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
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