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The Cottage
Ellleray Road (Windermere) LA23 1AG

The Cottage
In the heart of Windermere Village, The Cottage offers charming 4-star accommodation in the Lake District. Built in the 1800s, it is the oldest house in Windermere. With a feature bed included in most rooms, the guest house mixes modern with traditional features. Each room has an en suite shower room and a TV and DVD player. The Cottage’s breakfasts have been awarded for their quality and use of local ingredients. A wide choice of cold and cooked items, including vegetarian options, are served in the traditional dining room. Guests can enjoy evening meals in Windermere’s range of pubs and restaurants, which are on the doorstep. For travel, Windermere Train and Bus stations are just a 2-minute walk away. The town of Bowness-on-Windermere and its World of Beatrix Potter attraction is a few minutes’ drive away.
Score from 77 reviews
Superb 9.2/10
Rooms: 6   calendar  (Search)
Address: Ellleray Road, Windermere LA23 1AG  map (Map)

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The Cottage Room information

Room Type Max from
Double Room
[Room Information]
GBP 74.00
Room Facilities:
TV, Toilet, Tea/Coffee Maker, Ironing Facilities, Heating, Hairdryer, DVD Player, Bathroom, Bath or Shower

Single Room
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GBP 36.00
Room Facilities:
TV, Toilet, Tea/Coffee Maker, Ironing Facilities, Heating, Hairdryer, DVD Player, Bathroom, Bath or Shower

Amenities at The Cottage

Non-Smoking Rooms, Heating, All Public and Private spaces non-smoking, Adult only
WiFi everywhere, Private parking, Parking on-site, Parking , Non-Smoking Rooms, Heating, Free Parking, All Public and Private spaces non-smoking
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Important information to guests

Check-in before 16:00 or after 19:00 is not permitted. Please inform The Cottage in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

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The Cottage is set in Windermere, 29 km from Keswick and 7 km from Ambleside. Free private parking is available on site. Rooms have a flat-screen TV and DVD player. You will find a kettle in the room. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hair dryer. Bowness-on-Windermere is 1.7 km from The Cottage, while Kendal is 12 km from the property.

The Cottage Policies

16:00 - 19:00
06:30 - 10:00
Accepted CreditCards at Hotel
The hotel reserves the right to preauthorise credit cards prior to arrival.
American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Maestro, Solo, Maestro (Switch), No creditcards accepted, only cash

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