White Lodge

Lake RoadBowness-on-WindermereLA23 2JJUnited Kingdom
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About White Lodge

Situated in Bowness-on-Windermere next to Lake Windermere, White Lodge is a 4-star Victorian guest house featuring a restaurant, en suite guest rooms and antique furnishings.

Guest rooms feature a flat-screen television, coffee and tea facilities, climate control and a hair dryer.  Room service is available and some rooms have views of the lake.

Other services and amenities offered at the hotel include complimentary Wi-Fi, complimentary parking, a garden, and luggage storage.

A breakfast is served every morning that comprises of sausage, bacon, eggs and more, as well as a host of cold, vegan, and vegetarian options. There are a number of eating establishments nearby.

White Lodge is located close to the World of Beatrix Potter Museum, Lake District National Park and Windermere Gold Club.  Also located nearby is Windermere Railway Station and the Browness on Windermere Ferry Terminal.


Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere, LA23 2JJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 (15394) 43624 | Fax: +44 (15394) 44749 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Guest Rooms are Large, Comfortable and Modern

Guest rooms have tons of room to move about and have all the modern comforts of home. Guests have reported that the beds are very comfortable, the linens and towels are plentiful and of high quality, the Wi-Fi always works and the views are amazing.

Fantastic Service all Around

Guests have reported that the staff are so friendly and personable that by the time they check-out, they feel like they've known them forever. The staff are always asking questions and ensuring guests have everything they need and guests are made to feel comfortable throughout their stay. Whether it be bringing extra amenities to rooms or providing directions and suggestions on things to see, nothing is too much for the staff.

Central and Quiet Location in a Scenic Area

White Lodge is centrally-located in a quiet, peaceful area surrounded by natural beauty The town of Bowness is within walking distance which means that restaurants, shops and pubs are nearby but there are also many outdoor activities available for those who prefer to spend time in nature.

Negative Reviews

Rooms are Dated and Shabby

The decor and furnishings look like they are from the 1970's and the rooms don't seem to be well-looked-after. Guests have reported stained walls, mould in bathrooms, a lack of heating, missing amenities, dim lighting, a damp smell, limited Wi-Fi service and poor water pressure.

The Food Served at Breakfast is Poor Quality

The breakfast served at White Lodge is limited and the items that are available are of poor quality and are poorly-prepared. Guests have reported that they received that were undercooked and overcooked, the tea is brewed infrequently and there are long waits to be served.

The Noise Level Around the Hotel is High at Times

There is a lot of noise coming from traffic passing by on the road outside the hotel. Guests also reported that there was a lot of noise coming from the kitchen area and they could hear guests talking in other rooms.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 74 reviews across the web
8.2 /10
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    8.5 /10
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    8.1 /10
8.2 out of 10 based on 74 reviews