Cuckoo Brow Hotel - Windermere

Far Sawrey, Ambleside Windermere, Cumbria , Windermere, United Kingdom, La22 0lq  show map
 3 stars
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Cuckoo Brow Hotel - Windermere

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 Sports activities

Golf course

Fishing

Hiking

Darts

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Children's menu

Game room

 Pets

Pets allowed

 Air conditioning

Overview

The quiet Cuckoo Brow offers 14 elegant guest rooms as well as a luggage storage, a gift shop and free parking. The building was renovated in 2011.

This hotel is about 3.0 km away from World of Beatrix Potter, Coniston Water and Hawkshead Grammar School. Windermere city center is 5 km away.

The hotel offers convenient location close to a wildlife park and a national park.

Cuckoo Brow lies within 65 minutes’ drive to Blackpool airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Cuckoo Brow come with a telephone, free Wi-Fi, heating, a private toilet and coffee/tea makers. Cuckoo Brow offers rooms with a beautiful view over the countryside. They provide bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Every day a hearty breakfast is served in the dining room. The restaurant menu features local dishes.

Services

Multilingual staff offers shoe shine, shopping service and room service.

Relax

The hotel provides a game room and children’s meals for families with children. Guests will take advantage of fishing, cycling and hiking available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   14.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Limited time reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Souvenir shop
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • No elevators

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking
  • Golf course
  • Darts
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Game room
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until 08:00-11:00 hours

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Far Sawrey, Ambleside Windermere, Cumbria , Windermere, United Kingdom, La22 0lq

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City Center
  • Windermere
    4.7km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    4.8km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until 08:00-11:00 hours
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    14

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Rooms and availability

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Superior Double Room
Bed type: King or Twin beds
Size: 12m2
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This en suite super king-size or twin room features a 32-inch flat-screen TV with Freeview channels, a bathroom with bath & power shower and tea/coffee making facilities. Please request twin option if required when making your reservation.

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Cuckoo Brow Hotel - Windermere Windermere location
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    Hotel Address:

    Far Sawrey, Ambleside Windermere, Cumbria , Windermere, United Kingdom, La22 0lq

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Windermere
      4.7km
    Airports
    • Bus stop
      4.8km
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until 08:00-11:00 hours
    • Year renovated:
      2011
    • Number of rooms:
      14

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedWindermereCuckoo Brow

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Windermere Lake Cruises Ltd - 2.5km
    • Beatrix Potter Exhibition - 2.7km
    • Cookhouse Gallery - 2.7km
    • The Red Gecko - 2.9km
    • Pinfold Gallery - 3.0km
    • The White Space - 3.5km
    • Barn Studio Gallery - 3.6km

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 4.6km

    Places of interest

    • Lake Windermere - 2.2km
    • Windermere Racing Club - 2.6km
    • D & D S & S Club - 3.0km
    • Windermere Social Club Ltd - 4.0km

    Convention centers

    • Blackwell The Arts and Crafts House - 2.4km

    Amusement

    • Aquarius Amusments - 2.2km
    • Royalty Cinema - 3.1km

    Historical sites

    • Hill Top House, Beatrix Potter's Farmhouse - 800 m

    Museums

    • World of Beatrix Potter - 2.9km
    • Windermere Steamboats & Museum - 3.2km

    Parks

    • Lake District Visitors Center - 1.8km
    • Grizedale forest - 4.2km

    Theaters

    • Old Laundry Theatre - 2.8km

    Local Attractions

    • Blackwell Arts and Crafts House - 2.6km
      Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JTEngland
    • Windermere Steamboat Museum - 3.3km
      Rayrigg Road, Windermere
    • Beatrix Potter Gallery - 3.8km
      Main Street, Hawkshead
    • The World of Beatrix Potter - 2.9km
      The Old Laundry, Bowness-on-Windermere
    • Whinlatter Forest Park - 3.7km
      Hawkshead

    Near the hotelNear the hotel

    • Coniston Water - 300 m
      England
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until 08:00-11:00 hours
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of rooms:
        14

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedWindermereCuckoo Brow

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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      Cuckoo Brow Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Cuckoo Brow

      Individual guest reviews

      • Older travelers
        8.8

        The shower was wonderful, best ever. Perfect spray and great water pressure. Room was very comfortable and quite. Easy parking, short drive to lake but too far to walk.

        Horrible Food. Breakfast was ok but don't eat dinner there. Really slow service, several mix-ups on the order and when the meal did arrive the food was not very good. Also phone prices seemed high.

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        The hotel had a friendly relaxed atmsophere an had an 'away from it all ' feeling. Bar meals were good quality as was the breakfast. The location was great to explore the west of Windermere and the bathroom was modern and roomy.

        Although the bedroom was a good size there were no bedside cabinets (I'm being very fusssy).

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        Largest bathroom we have ever seen at a hotel.

        Could have done with some bedside lamps and tables. I believe these are on order so we can check when we next stay.

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        They took dogs and welcomed them in the bar. The food was good and the decor and atmosphere excellent.

        Lighting in the the bedroom - bedside lights needed and a bedside table.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        It was nice and quiet at night and all the country sounds that we miss. It was also extremely dog freindly, and not only to the guests but to other walkers aswell who popped in for drinks and the bar.

        I did miss having a bed side table for my glasses and lipice but nothing else.

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        Good vaule, great location easy to commute to shops via ferry transport. Beautiful views...

      • Older travelers
        8.8

        The most dog friendly place we have ever stayed in and would definitely go back for this reason alone. Nice beer garden. Pleasant and helpful staff. Very comfortable bed and posh bath.

        Needs bedside tables/ somewhere to put clothes that don't hang up in a wardrobe, and somewhere to put toiletries next to the bath.

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        This was an add on night after 4 nights elsewhere in the lake district. The hotel is undergoing a refurbishment at the moment, all the rooms are complete but the outside is still to be completed. Don't let this put you off, the rooms have been finished to a high standard. Our room was spotlessly clean and had all the bits and pieces in that you might expect. We had our evening meal at the hotel, a varied menu and our meal was excellent. The staff were really good and our waitress had a lovely and easy smile. Overall our Sawrey Hotel experience was excellent and hopefully we will repeat it soon. Ashley and Christine Ashcroft.

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        Nice clean room and excellent bathroom. Friendly, attentive staff and probably the best dog friendly hotel we have stayed in. Definately relaxing.

      • Older travelers
        7.4

        Tranquility, location, scenery, walks & essence of the English countryside.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        Hotel is excellent, lots of character with modern fittings and mid week deal excellent value

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        The staff were friendly and helpful

        There were no bedside lights, the television did not work, we asked for it to be resolved and it was not. They appeared short staffed, and this mean long waits for service at dinner, and the phone at reception was on occasion not answered. I would however recommend it - only because the staff were so nice!

      • Older travelers
        9.6

        Comfortable rooms, good food, relaxed welcoming atmosphere, enjoyed the quirkiness between the old and the new areas within the hotel. Dog friendly will be a bonus for next visit.

      • Couple
        10.0

        fabulous rooms very pet friendly

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        We had a lovely couple of days at the Sawrey Hotel. Clean and tidy room with excellent breakfasts and evening meals. Ideal if you like walking with excellent scenery. Within easy reach of Hawkshead and Bowness on Windermere via the ferry.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Cuckoo Brow Hotel - Windermere Windermere location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Far Sawrey, Ambleside Windermere, Cumbria , Windermere, United Kingdom, La22 0lq

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Windermere
        4.7km
      Airports
      • Bus stop
        4.8km
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until 08:00-11:00 hours
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of rooms:
        14

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedWindermereCuckoo Brow

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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