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  • VisitEngland 4 Star Guest House
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Guest House with 5 rooms £50-£80 prpn


Montfort Cottage Guest House

Montfort Cottage Guest House


Princes Road,
LA23 2DD


Princes Road,
LA23 2DD


Montfort Cottage Guest House is a lovely, compact and bijou Visit Britain accredited 4-star rated guest house. A 19thC Lakeland stone terrace cottage, it is ideal as a romantic getaway for couples looking for comfortable and affordable accommodation in Windermere, the heart of the English Lake District.

The guest house is personally run by its owner, Leigh Giles, and is the perfect accommodation base from which to explore the stunning scenery and natural beauty of the Lake District.

Situated in a quiet residential area close to Baddeley Clock Tower, the midway point between Windermere and Bowness, Montfort Cottage is just a 10-minute walk from either village and their abundance of shops, restaurants and traditional pubs, and a short distance from lake Windermere itself.

Rooms at Montfort Cottage are available to book on a room only basis. A complimentary continental breakfast, comprising of a freshly baked croissant, toast with butter and preserves and orange juice, is provided when you reserve your room on a room only basis and is served in your room up to 10.00.

Guests have the option to to add a full cooked breakfast, starter, main course, tea/coffee, toast, etc, served in the breakfast room, for just £5pppn extra. This gives guests a choice of tariff to suit their requirements. Please use the notes section on the booking form to request breakfast and tell us of any special dietary requirements.

We offer a discount of £1.25pppd to all guests over the age of 65. Please use the notes section on the booking form and quote OAP. Confirmation of this price will be sent by e-mail. This offer is only available when booked direct with Montfort Cottage and is subject to restrictions, see our booking terms and conditions.

We operate a flexible arrival time policy from 11.00 until 21.00. Although we cannot guarantee your room will be ready before 14.00 you are welcome to check-in before this time, leave your luggage and collect your room key. Check-out is by 11.00 on the day of departure.

Montfort Cottage caters for adults only and is unable to accommodate those younger than 18 years.

RadioTelevisionTea/coffee making in bedroomsUnlicensedSpecial diets availableLounge for residents' useIroning facilitiesPrivate parkingGardenTotally non-smokingDogs/pets NOT acceptedSenior citizens reduced ratesCentral heatingElectric shaver pointsTelephone (public)Television availableVisa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVegetarian diet availableWiFi or internet accessDVD playerCD playerHairdryerOn street/public parking

No children Children welcome from any age.



Plan route to Montfort Cottage Guest House using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SD 411977  Lat: 54.37137 Long: -2.90812

From M6 jct 36 follow A590/A591 to Windermere. Turn left into the village and follow the one way system towards Bowness. Montfort Cottage is situated between Windermere and Bowness villages off Lake Road behind Baddeley Clock. It is a 10 minutes walk from Windermere bus and train station.


  • RadioRadio
  • TelevisionTelevision
  • Tea/coffee making in bedroomsTea/coffee making in bedrooms
  • UnlicensedUnlicensed
  • Special diets availableSpecial diets available
  • Lounge for residents' useLounge for residents' use
  • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
  • Private parkingPrivate parking
  • GardenGarden
  • Totally non-smokingTotally non-smoking
  • Dogs/pets NOT acceptedDogs/pets NOT accepted
  • Senior citizens reduced ratesSenior citizens reduced rates
  • Central heatingCentral heating
  • Electric shaver pointsElectric shaver points
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Television availableTelevision available
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVisa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
  • Vegetarian diet availableVegetarian diet available
  • WiFi or internet accessWiFi or internet access
  • DVD playerDVD player
  • CD playerCD player
  • HairdryerHairdryer
  • On street/public parkingOn street/public parking

No children Children welcome from any age.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 2
      Number of steps to entrance
  • YesEntrance well lit
  • YesBell at main entrance


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Meals for guests with special dietary requirements can be provided:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliac)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan


  • YesProprietors/staff available 24-hours
  • YesEmergency evacuation procedures for guests with disabilities
  • YesStaff have had disability awareness training

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to:
    • YesEntrance to reception
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and wall


  • YesBedroom with non-allergenic bedding available
  • Bathrooms available with:
    • YesSeparate shower unit
    • YesBath with shower
    • YesBath