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Melbourne Guest House

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sisters and I visited the wonderful Lake District. We have a deep fondness of this part of England. We stayed in the very beautiful Melbourne Cottage Guest House. Julie was a very lovely host and made our stay so welcoming and warm. The Guest House is quaint and lovely. Bed linen and towels so crisp and clean. Julie made...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

just had a lovely two night stay at the Melbourne guest house. Firstly we were given a lovely welcome by Julie, she even gave up her parking space so we could be nearer to the door. We were shown to our room on the first floor. It was spotless. Nice comfy bed with good quality bedding and towels.Although a bit...

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Thank Grace H
United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Arrived in Windermere on a rainy night with no accommodation booked. We thought it would be easy to get a B&B or hotel as it was off peak season, how wrong were We !! After looking at over a dozen B&Bs and hotels, we were lucky to find Melbourne House. The owner, Julie, could only offer us a double room...

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Thank Chansyd33
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We left this morning after a 3 night stay. Firstly, Julie is a wonderful host. When you stay here... you'll see what we mean! Stayed here for 3 nights and had a great sleep every night. Good comfortable new mattresses, good shower, clean towels, shampoo, shower gel and hand wash in the bathroom. And... you'll wake up to a great...

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Thank William C
Balcombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

An absolutely stunning part of the UK, the Lake district, sensational scenery & views, also a very friendly welcoming part of the World, great restaurants/pubs etc, the said guest house was wonderful & 5 minutes walk to town !

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Thank Colin T
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We normally stay in Keswick or Ambleside so Bowness was different for us, however we are so glad we booked the Melbourne as it was a lovely B&B. On arrival we found a free parking spot right outside , Julie greeted us and seemed very friendly , she showed us to our room (3) which was at the top of...

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Thank wey_aye_man59
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Lovely liitle guest house. Room on the small side for a double. Other than that very good.Whole place very clean. Very friendly hosts.Great breakfast.Ideally placed for a stroll into the local town. No off road parking but was able to find free parking in local street. Would definitely stay here again if visiting the area.

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Thank Stuart P
Bakewell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This cosy bed and breakfast suited our requirements entirely. Everywhere was exceedingly clean and warm. The new owners are succeeding in updating all the facilities and we wish them well with their endeavours.Full Cumbrian Breakfast was well cooked and attractively presented. The hotel is well placed for restaurants and all Bowness has to offer. Parking has to be found in...

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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

we stayed here as a family of 3 and found it one of the best b&b's we have stayed at in Bowness and most defernetly will be returning! the owners have only recently taken over the cottage and have made it ever so nice. it looks fresh, spotless clean and cosy and the breakfast is fabulous. it beats any breakfast...

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1Thank Louise M
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We arrived at the beautiful guest house Melbourne in Bowness. We were met by Julie who just recently taken over ownership of the guest house. She showed us to our room and it was lovely and cosy. Sparkling white clean bedding and towels. We had a wonderful breakfast next morning. I was surprised to know that she was just a...

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Additional Information about Melbourne Guest House

Address: 2/3 Biskey Howe Road, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bowness-on-Windermere
Price Range: ₹ 5,018 - ₹ 8,132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Melbourne Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Melbourne Guest House Hotel Bowness-On-Windermere
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“All rooms are very lovely... as its old quaint cottage the bedrooms we had were a tad small...but very lovely and cosy.”
 of 5 bubbles GrainneNiMhaille, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book early, we got the last available room and the view was of the back yard.”
 of 5 bubbles 536graceh, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were in the loft room & I bumped my head more than once, Ouch!”
 of 5 bubbles colint843, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want a cosy little room , room 3 is for you.”
 of 5 bubbles wey_aye_man59, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Its a quaint cottage guest house so it includes stairs to the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles graceo267, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
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