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Oakfold House

Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, England

Oakfold House in Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, England
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About Oakfold House

In Bowness village, a 10-minute walk from Lake Windermere, this award-winning Victorian guest house still retains many of its original features. It offers free off-road parking, free Wi-Fi, and peaceful private gardens.


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