Holly-Wood Guest House Windermere

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Welcome to Ian and Yana’s Victorian family home dating back to 1897 and retaining a charming ambience throughout, guests are guaranteed a warm welcome and hospitable stay during their time at Holly-Wood Guest House. Quietly situated only minutes away from the picturesque village of Windermere, the guest house has six en-suite rooms.

Ranging from a standard double up to a superior family room sleeping up to three people, the bedrooms are individually designed with their own unique colour schemes. As a result the bedrooms have their own charming character with a relaxed informal atmosphere for Guest to venture forth and explore the Beauty of the surrounding Lake District National Park.

Boasting a Visit Britain and AA Four-Star Guest Accommodation rating, rooms are reasonably priced and include a delicious breakfast served each morning. Catering for various diets with locally sourced ingredients’ and freshly cooked, guests are presented with a hearty start to the day.

As you’d expect the wealth of outdoor pursuits is extensive in the immediate area with a host of walks directly from the door. Various walking books are available for guests to borrow with Yana and Ian more than happy to offer advice on recommended strolls. Guided Tours and climbing days can also be arranged in advance of your visit subject to availability.

Not far from Dove Cottage, Wordsworth’s home, The Gingerbread Shop – a must for sweet toothed guests – Ambleside, Windermere and Bowness just a stones throw away with their many shops and cafe’s with the Beatrix Potter Attraction and Hilltop House just across the Lake there really is something for all ages and interests from this central base.

Welcoming children over the age of 10 and with off-road parking available but sorry no pets allowed, Holly-Wood is the ideal home from home.

Nearest interesting places and things to see

Windermere Bowness on Windermere Orrest Head

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Aquarium of the Lakes Windermere Steamboat Museum Wordsworth House Grasmere Gingerbread Ambleside Bridge House

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