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The Howbeck Guest House,
New Road, Windermere, LA23 2LA

Our Guest Houses Comments

"Lovely! What a fabulous birthday!"


The Howbeck Guest House in Windermere has many many lovely comments in the guest book. Space prevents them all being included, but a selection are below:

Lots of great food - very friendly & helpful staff.

RB MH JC, Stockport, Cheshire

Delicious dinner & fab breakfasts. Would recommend.

Neelam & Andrew, Saltaire, West Yorkshire

Definitely coming again!! Been lovely. Left with a smile

Paula & Steve, Pontefract

Beautiful house - breakfasts are delicious - would highly recommend to friends

Natalie & Neil, Stafford

Excellent. Lovely room. Scrummy breakfast! Thank you

Chris & John, Chester

Excellent service - best bed in the world!!

Simon & Amanda, Huddersfield

First class service from start to finish. Many thanks

Nigel & Debbie, Punham

Everything was fabulous - definitely come again

Louise & James, Pontypridd

2nd time round - looking forward to our 3rd ...amazing!!

John & Lisa, Warrington

Excellent in every way. Definitely be back!!

Ian & Sophie, Newark

A choice of gift that surpassed every expectation. The Howbeck certainly stamped a hallmark on this special silver wedding gift.

Alan & Sheil, Morecambe

Four days of bliss. The room was fab the food delightful! We shall return.

Mr & Mrs A, Harlow

Why try the rest when you have the best here?

Dennis & Brenda, Washington, Tyne & Wear

Hospitality second to none - food fantastic.

Denise & Betty, Newcastle upon Tyn

Perfect in every way. Thank you for excellent service & wonderful accommodation

J C & NM,

Just what the doctor ordered - thank you to your delightful staff.

JK & D, Oulton

Everything was just wonderful

Jane & Mike,

Thank you for making our two day lottery win so very very special.

Pete & Shaz, Nottingham

Lived up to image on line. Excellent. We will be back

Sharon & Alan, Bolton

Just delightful

R & D, Wetheral

Excellent in every way. Thank you

Emma, Jon

Lovely room, food & people. Had a brill time

Brenda & Mick, Tyne & Wear

Brilliant time - highly recommend for all age groups

Robert, Southport

Thank you for making an unforgettable weekend so special

Hannah & Kevin, Brighouse

Very relaxing and perfect in everyway

Carl & Gem, Manchester

Made our honeymoon very special

Lorraine & Nick,

Fantastic food & accommodation

Simon & Sue, Cheltenham

Fantastic as usual - hospitality & comfort superb

Chrissy & Pete, Sunderland

Enjoyed every minute thanks to the lovely service

Lauren & Andrew, Lancaster

Very nice warm welcome - good breakfast with a smile - will return

Mark & Jane, Washington

Great Xmas present - great breakfasts - very friendly atmosphere

Doris & Russell, Northwich

Excellent - home from home - we will be back

Ann & Linda, Swinton

Scrambled egg to die for! Excellent food, excellent stay

Christine & David, Dewsbury

The Luxury spa type corner bath was out of this world

Charlie & Katie, Nottinghamshire

Enjoyed our stay very much - thank you for being so considerate

Barbara & Barry, Ripon

A lspa type bath AND a widescreen TV - need I say more! Lovely friendly atmosphere

Mark & Amanda, Swinton

Excellent - need I say more

Thelma & Derrick, Worsley

We had an amazing stay

Hanna & Andrew, Wollaton

Very impressed with everything - will recommend to friends

Pip & John, Wakefield

Perfect ambiance, lovely food, the perfect guest house. Everything you expect is surpassed. A good choice for New Year

Nda & Peter, Staffordshire

Definitely a place you'd visit more than twice

Katrina & Paul, Greenhithe

Worth the 6hr drive to get here

Lynne & Pete, Saltash

Extremely well run & professional but friendly

Gail, Ascot

Just as you said it would be - fantastic

Ann & Paul,

Best Xmas ever - great food staff room - cannot be bettered

Ros & Keith, Derbyshire

Just the right level of kind attention

Matty & Howard, Henley on Thames

Worth it for the breakfast alone!

Ralph & Pim, Liverpool

Absolutely fabulous

Carmel & Marcus, Preston

Just wonderful

Marc & May, Bangkok


Chris & Ann, Coxhoe

Excellent, excellent!

Julie & Colin,

Most impressed

Alan, St Helens

Simply the best

Vanessa & George, Dronfield

High standards in every respect

Lee & Jennifer, Stoke on Trent

Excellent in every way - will return

Hayley & Wayne, Kettering

Every detail thought of

Donna & Daren, Middlewich

Gorgeous rooms, lovely smellies & chocs - fantastic breakfast.

Phil & Linda, Stroud

So glad we chose The Howbeck!

Davy & Jenny,

Holds very special memories - we are engaged!

Trev & Sue,

Lovely! What a fabulous birthday!

Ellie & Dave, Lancaster

Beautiful friendly guest house. Made to feel at home - will be coming back soon.

Ian & Siobhen, Headingley

It was perfect - you are so much more than a guesthouse

Liza & Lee, Northampton

Still excellent in every way

June & Steve, Liverpool

You have a little gem here

Chris & Norma, Glasgow


Janice & Tony, Sale

mmmmm... lovely breakfasts!

Jimmy & Cara, Coventry

Looked after superbly - we'll be back

Bob & Mary, Knighton

As wonderful as expected

Mark & Christina, London & Barcelona

Superb in every way - hospitality 2nd to none.

Pete & Chrissy, Sunderland

Lovely place - excellent value

Julie & Neil, Doncaster

Excellent in every way

Sandra & Clive, Birmingham

Stunning! Top class bathrooms

Alan & Amelia,

Best way to spend a student loan ever!

Naomi & Toby, Hitchin

One word "Perfect"

Ian & Deborah, Bedford

HOW (lovely we'll be) BECK

Joe & Gill, Bolton

Couldn't be nicer or more welcoming

McDermott, Anfield

Don't change anything - a tribute to you

Stan & Pat, Abingdon

Just wonderful - thank you

Stuart & Corissa, Glasgow

Every comfort

Davina & Gavin, Wales

You've got it right!

Mr & Mrs H, Swindon

Excellent Place - wonderful B&B

Mr O, Chelmsford

Your lovely guest house is a testament to the pride you place in it - PERFECT!

Paul & Paula, Culchen

Superb! In every way

Sue & Norman,

Great style - a touch of class

Joy & John, Southampton

An excellent blend of comfort & beauty


Hoped to go to Barcelona this week but couldn't get booked ... lucky us! Two days of quality are better than a week of average.

David & Kathlean, Rothbury

Your brochure says excellent in every way. It is.

June & Steve,

Having stopped at many 1st class hotels around the world, none have surpassed this for pure quality

Tim, Sheffield

The rooms are absolutely brilliant - the staff are so friendly. Well run - you have thought of everything

Holly & Mike,

The perfect romantic break

Colin & Elisabeth, Bridge

Everything perfect

M & E, Eastburn

Exceeded expectations

Nav & Kelly, West Bromwich

Absolutely superb

Sandy & Philip, York


Jaco & Eisie, Johanesburg

Loved it!

Pete & Mal, Fliyton

Thanks for bringing us back to sanity

Louise & Mike, Hertfordshire

Awesome! Thank you

Mr & Mrs R, Wrexham

Accommodation food staff - all outstanding

Harry & Mary,

Best guest house we have stayed in - everything was just perfect

Linda & Colin, Gravesend

Absolutely brilliant

Daz & Nik, M'Boro


C, Sileby

The Howbeck is worth every one of its 5 Diamonds

Philipa & John, Ormskirk

It was really special

Mr & Mrs I, Blackburn

By far the best guest house we have every stayed in!

Marcus & Olivia, Hanover


Mr W, Manchester


John & Elspeth, Chipperham

A perfect retreat - I'll be back as Arnie would say!

Robert & Sharon, Widnes


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