Richard and Paula offer a warm welcome to Kirkwood Guest House in the Lake District which is ideally positioned for exploring the Lakes and Cumbria. Halfway between the two bustling towns of Windermere and Bowness on Windermere, we are ten minutes walk to the start of both towns.
Kirkwood is a Victorian traditional slate and stone Lakeland Guest House which is complemented by large bedrooms decorated in a traditional style and to a high standard.We are one of the premium guest houses in Windermere.
Our breakfasts include cooked specialty of the house and our bacon, sausage, eggs and milk are all locally sourced. We also have vegetarian, light and special diet options.
We are situated on a quiet corner with free street parking and two parking places on the property. We have a family four room, a family three room, twin and superior double rooms. All our bedrooms have a shower room en suite and one bedroom has a shower/bath combo en suite. Four-poster beds are available for that special occasion. Children over the age of six years are welcome.
There's a great deal to do - rain or shine, whether you want to explore the various walks, visit many of the local tourist attractions or simply visit the local shops, bars and restaurants that are a short walk away. The lake attracts many wanting to fish, do watersports such as sailing or canoeing or those just wanting to relax in one of the most beautiful locations in England.
Free high-speed fibre internet, accessible from all rooms.
We cater for gluten-free diets.
Room 2 is a superior double room on the ground floor occupying the space of an original reception room with a small table and two chairs as well as a spacious en suite shower room.
Room 3 on the first floor has a hand carved reproduction Georgian style four poster bed with a repro Queen Anne style Nursing chair and has a bath shower combination en suite.
Room 4 on the first floor has a king-size four poster bed with a small table and two matching repro Victorian motif balloon back nursing chairs and shower en suite.
Room 5 on the first floor is also a spacious room with a reproduction Victorian saddle back small settee, king-size four poster bed and shower en suite.
Room 6 on the second floor is a flexible family 3 or double or twin room with a beamed ceiling. There is a single bed under the eaves and a double bed with a deep mattress.
Room 7 on the second floor has a charming beamed sloped roof with a deep mattress solid pine double bed, period Victorian motif chair and shower en suite.
Room 8 on the second floor is a family three, twin or double room with a King-size bed, a single bed and shower en suite. It has a super roof top view to the Claiffe Hill above Lake Windermere providing magnificent sunsets!
Kirkwood Guest House is conveniently located between Bowness on Windermere and Windermere town centres.