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    Ruskin's

    Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3AP, England
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    • Excellent30%
    • Very good26%
    • Average11%
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    • Terrible21%
    17 Feb 2016
    “Perfect location but you get what you pay for”
    21 Sep 2015
    “Dated, sticky and creepy”
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    1 - 5 of 107 reviews

    Reviewed 17 February 2016

    The rooms are really dated and in need of some TLC... We had an office box file holding our window open as the sash window was broken. The telly didn't work although you could borrow DVD's from the selection on the windowsill on the way...More

    Thank Matt671983
    Reviewed 21 September 2015

    Everything in our room was sticky, the bathroom was clean. The view from the window was of a brick wall. The bed also creaked a lot, breakfast was ok. Wouldn't recommend this. If the price of the room was around £25 for 2 that would...More

    Thank Yasmin M
    Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

    Was really disappointed with our stay. We walked into a bar that was quite tired and dated a little bit grubby to be honest. The rooms were above and they were the same. For £90 I would of expected it to be better. The whole...More

    1  Thank Lesley B
    Reviewed 8 July 2015

    First impressions were not good,the pub is old but not in an Olde Worlde charm way,more old and tired.The girl behind the bar,who seemed to do everything,was very pleasant and helpful and was doing her best.We met the cleaning lady who was also doing a...More

    Thank joan h
    Reviewed 3 July 2015

    We spent a weekend here in June and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The décor is a little tired but the rooms were spacious and clean. My only complaint were that the walls are very thin and we could hear another guest coughing his guts up regularly....More

    2  Thank BoltonWendy
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    Room Tips
    "We chose a room with a four poster bed which was lovely and although we were on the main road, we weren't..."
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    "Try not to get a room above bar on a weekend"
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    "go anywhere else but avoid this place it is not worth the money they charge."
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