Overview of Lonsdale House

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4.2/5 Very Good
213 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.


  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free parking
  • Pet Friendly



Popular LocationWorld of Beatrix Potter4 min walk
Popular LocationLake Windermere9 min walk
RestaurantThe Westmorland Inn1 min walk
RestaurantMonsoons1 min walk
AirportBarrow-In-Furness (BWF-Walney Island)54 min drive

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  • Family Quadruple Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 2 Single Beds
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  • Family Triple Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
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  • Deluxe Double Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Standard Double Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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About this area


Located in Windermere, Lonsdale House is in the entertainment district and near the beach. Travellers eager for a bit of culture can stop by World of Beatrix Potter, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lake Windermere and Lake District National Park. Go Ape Grizedale and Lakes Aqaurium are also worth visiting. Kayaking and waterskiing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking nearby.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • World of Beatrix Potter - 4 min walk
  • Lake Windermere - 9 min walk
  • Bowness Pier - 9 min walk
  • Brockhole - the Lake District Visitor Centre - 6 min drive
  • Hill Top - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Windermere Station - 3 min drive
  • Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford) - 94 min drive


  • The Westmorland Inn - 1 min walk
  • Monsoons - 1 min walk
  • Beresford's - 2 min walk
  • Jade Delight - 2 min walk
  • Rastelli - 2 min walk

About this property

Lonsdale House

3.5-star bed & breakfast, walk to Lake Windermere
A bar/lounge, tour/ticket assistance and multilingual staff are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a TV in a common area and a porter/bellboy. All 19 rooms provide room service (during limited hours), premium bedding and LCD TVs. Other amenities available to guests include coffee/tea makers, showers and phones.
Lonsdale House offers 19 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and free toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms.
Bathrooms include a shower. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking

Food and drink

Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily
1 bar
Room service available

Family friendly

Free cots/infant beds


No lifts

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Front desk (limited hours)
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken



If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Wheelchair-accessible parking


Smoke-free property
TV in reception

Room amenities


Climate control (air conditioning)
Free cots/infant beds
Premium bedding


Free toiletries
Hairdryer (on request)



Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker


Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in between 2 PM and 8:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 2:30 PM - 8:00 AM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
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.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 31 March 2020 to 31 May 2020 (dates subject to change).


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 20 per accommodation, per stay
Dogs only
2 per room

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property


Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Pet fee: GBP 20 per accommodation, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties

Property is also known as

Lonsdale Hotel Guest House Windermere
Lonsdale Hotel Guest House
Lonsdale Guest House Windermere
Lonsdale House Windermere
Lonsdale Hotel Guest House
Lonsdale House Bed & breakfast
Lonsdale House Bed & breakfast Windermere

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Lonsdale House and receive a full refund?
Yes, Lonsdale House offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Lonsdale House cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this property pet-friendly?
Yes, this bed & breakfast allows dogs (limit 2 per room). There's a fee of GBP 20 per accommodation, per stay.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Lonsdale House?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 8:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Lonsdale House?
Checkout is at 10:30 AM.
Where is this bed & breakfast located?
Situated in the historical district, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of World of Beatrix Potter and Lake Windermere. Old Laundry Theatre and Bowness Pier are also within 10 minutes. Windermere Station is 23 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Very Good
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition


  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
  • Disliked: Property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019


  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Old and cosy. Good location. Parking at the back was ample but tight

Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Old style and quaint place and rooms. Very friendly and helpful staff.

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

5/5 Excellent

    Great family room for 3.

    We were very pleased with this place. It was very conveniently located and the staff was exceptionally friendly and helpful. The full breakfast was a real plus as well.

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Birthday Break

    Here for my birthday with 3 friends. Had a brilliant time and great weather. The Lonsdale is close to all amenities, restaurant's, pubs, cinema. 4mins walk to Peter rabbit world, and 2mins from bus stop to take you around the lakes and bring you back. Back again in Oct can't wait thanks Andrew and all Lonsdale staff xx

    Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2018