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1 room, 2 adults

The Cottage, Windermere

3-star3 stars
Elleray Road, Windermere, England, LA23 1AG, United Kingdom

Lakefront guesthouse within easy reach of Lake Windermere
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.
  • No lift and no phone in the room. You have to go all the way downstairs and ring the…May 17, 2019
  • Room three the bed was so comfortable shame we were there for only two nights and the…Mar 17, 2020

The Cottage, Windermere

from $101
  • Single Room (Room1)
  • Double Room (Room2)
  • Double Room (Room3 Four poster)
  • Double Room (Room4)
  • Double Room (Room5)
  • Double Room (Room7)
  • Double Room (Room8 Ground Floor)
  • Double Room (Room9 Ground Floor)

What’s around The Cottage, Windermere


  • Lake Windermere - 14 min walk
  • World of Beatrix Potter - 24 min walk
  • Orrest Head - 16 min walk
  • Old Laundry Theatre - 25 min walk
  • Lyth Valley - 27 min walk
  • Bowness Pier - 29 min walk
  • Windermere Golf Club - 41 min walk
  • Brockhole - the Lake District Visitor Centre - 45 min walk

Getting around

  • Manchester (MAN) - 89 min drive
  • Windermere Station - 4 min walk
  • Staveley Station - 6 min drive
  • Burneside Station - 12 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 8 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-11:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
There is no front desk at this property. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in.
Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details. Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (3 years old and younger) not allowed


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle during limited hours *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Breakfast (surcharge)
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

The Cottage, Windermere’s small print

Also known as

  • Cottage Guesthouse Windermere
  • Cottage Windermere
  • The Cottage Guesthouse
  • The Cottage Windermere
  • The Cottage Guesthouse Windermere


Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of GBP 200 per vehicle (one way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Cottage, Windermere

  • Are pets allowed at The Cottage?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • Is parking offered at The Cottage?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by The Cottage?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is GBP 200 per vehicle one way.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Cottage?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Cottage?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include The Grey Walls (1-min walk), The Lamplighter (2-min walk), and Flames (2-min walk).

Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 47 reviews

Good 6.0
Great location shame about the breakfast
Uncomfortable bed , cold and tasteless breakfast. Dissapointed Weak tea freezing cold toast and at best like warm food .
dean, gb2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good choice
paul, gb1 night business trip
Very Good 8.0
Cottage stay
Good location with off road parking, the owner was very friendly and helpful. An excellent choice of breakfasts cooked to order. The room we had was clean and well presented but could do with brightening up a bit
John, gb2 night trip
Very Good 8.0
nice cottage in windere
Yang, gb1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great B &B
Couldn’t complain about anything really. Stayed in room 2, it’s a very warm room with a nice and comfy room even had a fridge. Had to chose breakfast day before but I can assure you that’s because they go and buy it in fresh for you. Staff super friendly to
ruth, gb2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
The cottage in Windermere
Everything was just perfect at this wonderful peaceful, super clean property, the breakfast was very good. The staff were very polite and the owner was very hospitable. The perfect stopover 🔝😄 Thank you ‘The Cottage’
Michael, gb1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
The cottage
Excellent place to stay clean, comfortable and friendly. Would highly recommend.
Susan, gb1 night romance trip
Very Good 8.0
Nice B & B
Nice room bath room was a little small but fine. Very central easy to find. Breakfast was lovely would return.
CHARLOTTE, gb2 night romance trip
Good 6.0
Small very basic room.
Was quite basic and very small room, but breakfast was ok, and close to lots of bars and restaurants,not sure we would stay again.
Laura, gb2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Welcome to The Cottage
"Welcome to our Home" reads the front doormat at The Cottage.And a warm, friendly, helpful and professional welcome is what you get, treated with all the courtesy and attention of a member of an honoured guest. As a worldwide, veteran traveller I highly commend this delightful establishment. Barrie Tracey, Stratford-upon-Avon
BARRIE, gb2 night trip

The Cottage, Windermere

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