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Sunny Bank Road, Windermere, LA23 2EN – Show map
Excellent location — rated 9/10! (score from 172 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at Rum Doodle, Windermere B&B.
|King or Twin Room|
|King Room with Four Poster Bed - Ground Floor|
|Small Double Room|
|Double Room with Four Poster Bed - 1st Floor Front|
|Superior Four-Poster Room|
|Double Room with Four Poster Bed - 1st Floor Side|
|Superior Double Room - Attic|
|Suite - Attic|
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Golf course (within 3 km), Hiking
Food & Drink
Breakfast in the room, Special diet menus (on request)
Free! Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Non-smoking rooms, Heating, Non-smoking throughout
16:00 - 21:00 hours
09:00 - 10:30 hours
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.
Children and extra beds
Children older than 10 years are welcome.
Children's cots/cribs are not available.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Pets are not allowed.
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Based on 172 reviews
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The Westbourne is a beautiful guest house set in the peaceful area below Biskey Howe in the Lake District. Bedrooms feature walk-in-shower rooms, luxurious toiletries and large fluffy towels.
Score from 294 reviews Superb
Situated in the heart of peaceful Windermere, Wheatlands Lodge is just 5 minutes’ walk from Windermere Rail Station, offering free Wi-Fi and free private parking.
Score from 155 reviews Superb
With wonderful views across Waterhead Bay and Windermere, the family-run Lake House offers cooked breakfasts and leafy gardens. The 4-star bedrooms have DVD players.
Score from 352 reviews Fabulous
Situated in the heart of the village of Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness Bay Suites overlooks Lake Windermere. The ferry terminal and the marina are 3 minutes' walk away.
Score from 99 reviews Superb
Warm welcome . As said before - excellent breakfasts . B & b owner very helpful and friendly . Beds very comfortable and all very clean -all together a very happy stay .
Purely personal - as a person with difficulty getting up steps it would be helpful if there was perhaps a wooden rail as opposed to metal to be in keeping with house .
Fab, quirky, stylish decor. Very friendly staff. Home from home atmosphere and superb food. Couldn't ask for more!
The place was decorated really nicely, the coffee in the room was yummy, the bed was super comfy, the staff were really helpful, great to have off road parking, breakfast was great and so easy to walk to Windermere.
Our bedroom could do with repainting, but only a really minor thing. The place is fab!
Lovely breakfast - especially having it in the room (Shute - 6). Comfortable bed. Excellent hosts, very friendly and helpful - ask for their recommendations on walks and eating out. Decent wifi connection.
Minor negatives that shouldn't put you off booking: The room showed some barely noticeable signs of wear and tear. The bathroom could do with updating. The power-shower does the job perfectly well but could do with a bit more pressure.
Location, car parking. Friendly hosts, splendid breakfasts. All in all a very comfortable stay in Windermere.
From the minute I booked I was so impressed with the couple who own the rum doodle, what a lovely couple, rooms immaculate, location was perfect, breakfast was one of the best, would defiantly recommend it :)
Great night sleep and great breakfast. Loved Emma and Greg.
Bathroom faciities were comfortablebut could be improved. Rooms a bit small but comfortable.
Very friendly helpful hosts. A B&B with much more charm than a hotel chain.Loved it, would definitely recommend this place to friends & family.
The owners were very friendly and the food was excellent.
Beds were not very comfortable.
Friendly staff ,unique space and great breakfast.from the time we arrived to the moment we left nothing was too much trouble . I would definitely stay again !
Shower was a little temperamental
Location was perfect, fabulous choice of breakfasts with something a little different on offer. Freshly cooked, the hosts couldn't do enough.
Friendly welcome with a glass of wine. Lovely house and our room was nice and cosy. The breakfast was really good. The owners were very helpful with advice of where to eat and go for nice walks.
Friendly staff and a warm welcome with tea and cake Comfortable rooms nicely decorated Great location Fab breakfast
Slightly dated/dark bathroom
The warm and friendly welcome with tea, coffee, cake. The friendliness of the staff. Brilliant location, guest house was spotless, presentation of rooms was excellent. The breakfast was superb. The owners caterer very well for anyone whom has special dietary needs. Over all a wonderful experience and we will be back. Many thanks to everyone we will be back. Best wishes. Aubrey & Friends.
There was nothing not to like. It was just great from start to finish.
Excellent hosts, very welcoming with the tea and slice if cake on arrival. Decor was beautiful, you felt at home and relaxed. Bedroom was nice too. Breakfast was cooked of a high standard it was perfect. Would love to bisit again
Not a big problem, but when i went to make a drink in our room for first time the teapot had cold tea in it, obviously forgotten to check when cleaning room prior to us coming. And water pressure in shower was not great, but other than that theres nothing else
friendly hosts and staff, tasty breakfast
fairly cramped room, the noise from the neighbors above and a kitchen behind the wall in the morning, only 1 hour for breakfast and seats in the dining room is smaller than the guests. Quite far from the center of town
Spacious bedroom with 4-poster bed. Excellent breakfast served at table in bay window. Interesting books and other items in bedroom.
Access to rear car park not good for low suspension car's.
Great decor, warm welcome and fantastic breakfast.
Bed a little too soft for me but I'm being picky. Other than that lovely place.
We were made welcome as soon as we arrived and enjoyed a very tasty piece of cake and hot drink. The room was comfy, maybe a little bit smaller than expected, but more than adequate for our stay. The Cumberland breakfast was excellent. We would stay there again.
Beautiful house very clean, had lots of little quirky additions to make the house unique.
Friendly staff, Lovely building and very quirky decor, Breakfast was fantastic.
Nothing at all, we loved our stay at the Rum Doodle
Good breakfast ,beautiful hotel,helpful staff.
VERY accommodating staff. We didn't arrive until 11pm but nothing was a problem. Lovely Antique furniture and pleasingly quirky décor. Delicious home baked cookies on tray. Very comfy mattress. And the best bit ...... BREAKFAST! Truly delish! Basically it is like staying at a friends home, it has a real home away from home feeling.
Two things, and they weren't a big deal overall. The ensuite in our room was rather dated (but I checked the website and some of the other rooms have a lovely bath in them). The bed was rather odd as it was two beds pushed together to create one king bed, with king bed sheets. It was also rather creaky! But as I said, not really that bad!
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