Situated in the lakeshore village of Bowness, Holmlea Guest House provides 3 star accommodation in the heart of the Lake District National Park. We provide a warm and friendly home from home atmosphere with seven contemporary and high quality rooms to choose from.
Holmlea is the ideal destination for romantic getaways, sightseeing, walking or cycling holidays with stunning scenery surrounding. Guests can enjoy free Wi-Fi access, private parking and passes for the MacDonald Old England Spa which is a few minutes’ walk from our front door.
Sorry – we are unable to accommodate pets or children. We are exclusively for over 18’s.
Our seven guest rooms are individually designed and comprise four double bedrooms, two single rooms and a twin bedroom. Double and twin rooms have an en-suite bathroom with shower facilities and complimentary toiletries. The two single rooms share access to a separate bathroom.
All rooms are equipped with a flat screen TV with Freeview channels, a hair dryer and a well stocked hospitality tray with biscuits and bottled water.
Bed linen and towels are provided for your arrival.
Breakfasts are served each morning between 8 45am and 9 30am in our dining room. All of our breakfast ingredients are locally sourced whenever possible.
Choices include cereal, toasts, jams, hot beverages, fruit juices and other continental style options. A Full English breakfast and a range of lighter cooked options including scrambled eggs, sausage and bacon baps or omelettes.
We also provide vegetarian Full English breakfasts which must be pre-ordered. Special diets can be catered for with prior notification.
Guests staying for two nights or longer can enjoy free use of our spa membership at MacDonald Old England which is set on the waterfront of Lake Windermere and is only a three minute walk from the front door.
Macdonald spa facilities include a 20 metre indoor heated pool, a technogym, sauna and aroma steam room. Spa packages can be pre-booked.
For special occasions we can provide flower bouquets and handmade local chocolates on your arrival.
We are situated in one of the most popular and picturesque Lake District villages, Bowness-on-Windermere.
Set on the shore of Lake Windermere the village offers a wealth of attractions and activities to enjoy including Windermere Lake Cruises, an 18 hole pitch and putt area, tennis courts or simply picnicking on the Glebe, overlooking the lake.
There are a number of high quality eateries and specialist shops around the village and regular seasonal transport links towards Ambleside, Grasmere and Keswick in one direction and Kendal in the other.
Check in is from 4pm until 8pm and guests must vacate rooms on the day of departure by 10am.
Minimum stay of 2 nights on normal weekends and throughout the summer. A minimum of 3 nights is applicable for Bank Holiday bookings.
Take Junction 36 from the M6 motorway and follow signs for Windermere on the A590 then A591, at Windermere turn left by the Windermere Hotel (which is on right hand side). Follow signs for Bowness on Windermere, go through Windermere village one way system and keep on this road (A5074) until Bowness village is reached (approx 1.5 miles). At the bottom of the hill is a mini-roundabout. Carry straight on. Take the first left into Kendal Road. Holmlea Guest House is about 200 metres on the right. Free parking is available.
Arriving by train, there are services from London, Manchester, Glasgow and other major cities. Trains stop at Oxenholme. At Oxenholme change trains for Windermere where the line ends.
Enjoy a 3 night midweek discounted break on double and twin rooms when staying from 5th September to 30th November 2016. Only when booking direct on our website for best available rates. Includes a FREE cruise on Lake Windermere.
Offer expires 30th Nov 2016
This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer