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Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2014

we stayed for 2 nights in may and want to say thank you Sue and Len for your wonderful hospitality. A great place to stay as so clean and comfortable with a very nice breakfast and great location. We were in a small room at the top of the house but it had all we needed i.e. shower, toilet and...

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Dronfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

Had the most perfect stay in May Cottage over the Easter bank holiday weekend. Lovely little house with a very short walk down to Bowness, great to find all the restaurants and shops. Sue was very welcoming and took our bags when we arrived, and was extremely helpful throughout giving us good tips of where to go each day. Sue...

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Thank Clara B
Reviewed 12 April 2014

This guest house is far from "budget" as it sometimes describes itself. The owners greet you with a warm welcome with kind offers of tea after a long journey. The location is fantastic with only a two minute walk into town with its amazing array of restaurants and pubs. Another minute or two and you're by the lakeside - perfect....

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Thank bettybillkay
Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2014

Another great stay at May Cottage! We are never let down by the hosts Sue and Len. Well situated, plenty to do......and can't wait for our next visit! I think every season is so different. Daffodils in full bloom everywhere. May Cottage is a Gem!

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Thank th0mas1956
Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2014

Just returned from a 2night break /honeymoon at may cottage.what a lovely place to stay ,spotless well decorated throughout.Lovely sue & Len made us really welcome couldn't do enough for us .Stand ins Jackie & bill for the day were lovely aswel nothing was too much trouble would love to stay there again.Gill & Steve. From Wigan,

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Thank dorans69
england
Reviewed 19 March 2014

This was our second visit to May Cottage and we cannot imagine ever staying anywhere else in Bowness ever again. Len and Sue are amazing, nothing is too much trouble. Lens' breakfast is a Super League winner (!!) ..see what i did there? and Sue is a fantastic and entertaining host. Rooms are spotless..I didn't want to give my key...

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Belfast
Reviewed 16 March 2014 via mobile

We have just returned from a short stay in May Cottage. This is an exceptional Bed and Breakfast located within walking distance to all amenities. Sue and Len went out of their way to make us feel welcome and nothing we asked was any trouble. We stayed in room 1 which was so cosy and well furnished. Breakfast was lovely...

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Thank Kennedy47
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2014

Just got back from a lovely stay with Sue and Len at May Cottage. The room and bathroom were very well kept, the bed was comfortable, the temperature was perfect and we felt refreshed in the morning having had a good nights sleep. The breakfast was delicious and charged us up nicely for the day ahead! There was no shortage...

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Thank Ben P
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

We have just got back from a lovely stay at May Cottage, Sue is the perfect host and nothing is too much trouble. The English breakfast in the morning is nothing short of tremendous! The rooms are spotless, as are the en suite bathrooms. It is ideally situated to walk into Bowness which is just at the bottom of the...

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Thank ParkerWarker
cheshire
Reviewed 7 February 2014

Myself & husband stayed in the budget room a last minute booking, Hubbies first time to the lakes. Sue & Len made us feel right at home nothing was too much trouble. Even lent me their mobile phone charger as I'd forgot mine, with 2 boys at home wanted easy contact. Breakfast was brill lovely friendly chat over a lovely...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We welcome you to enjoy your Lake break with us in a super location close to Lake Windermere and village life. From a super location, our family home offers *** quality Bed & Breakfast, with three ensuite rooms & one Budget ensuite room. (- We do not offer or provide the standards and services of a Guest House or Hotel.) Direct contact ensures the best tariffs, as our many returning guests know! ... more   less 

Additional Information about May Cottage

Address: May Cottage Kendal Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3EW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: ₹ 6,344 - ₹ 8,572 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Room 2 is a little noisy in the afternoon.”
 of 5 bubbles Pieman42, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There is a budget room which is smaller. But spend the extra few quid, and go for the larger rooms. Beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles trevord167, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are perfect”
 of 5 bubbles yalbadri, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“probably lower floors are better”
 of 5 bubbles stevef798, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“we had the room in the attic with a view of the lake”
 of 5 bubbles derek_rita, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
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