Terms & Conditions

Below the terms and conditions for Meadfoot Guest House in Windermere can be found.

Introduction

We aim to cater for the needs of all our visitors in our home based 5 bedroomed guest house.The following statement is a summary of our provision.If you have any specific questions,please feel free to call us and we will endeavour to help.

Pre-Arrival

  • There is a bus stop 100m from our front door and there is a frequent bus service(a timetable can be provided on request).
  • The main train station is 10 minutes by foot and 5 minutes by taxi
  • There is a local taxi service that has accessible taxis if required.We can make a booking for you.
  • Menus can be provided in large print on request.
  • We have a comprehensive website.
  • You can contact us by phone or email.

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

  • On arrival to the property there is a wide entrance.
  • There are 2 car parks-a lower ground one with marked bays for 4 cars and an upper ground one with marked bays for 3 cars.
  • The surfaces are gently sloping and tarmaced.
  • We can assist guests with their luggage.
  • The village of Windermere is a few minutes walk from the building.

Main Entrance, Reception & Ticketing Area

  • The entrance is at upper ground floor level and is approached from the upper car park via 2 steps.The steps are 16cm high,30cm deep and 1.5m wide.This is followed by a walkway to the entrance.
  • The entrance is approached from the lower car park via 11 steps(the steps are 18cm high,30cm deep and 90cm wide)followed by a right turn onto the walkway to the main entrance.
  • The front door is 75cm wide with a step of 12cm height.
  • The front door is always locked,but all guests are given a front door key,the aperture for which is 124cm from the ground.
  • The front door also has a handle 90cm from the ground.
  • On entry to the guesthouse there is a hallway 1.75m wide but with access width of 85cm.
  • The breakfast room with seating is on the right.
  • Short pile,good quality carpet is fitted throughout the guest house.

Public Areas - Hall, Stairs, Landing, Corridors etc

  • The upper ground floor hallway is L shaped being 5m long then turning left for 3.8m.It is 1.7m wide but the access width is 85cm.
  • There are 14 steps from the upper ground floor to the lower ground floor.The first 5 steps go to a half landing,then there is a quarter right turn followed by 6 more steps(all these steps are 18cm high,28cm deep and 75cm wide)followed by 3 triangular shaped steps forming a quarter left turn.
  • The lower ground floor hallway is 5m long by 1.7m but with an access width of 90cm.

Dining Room

  • The breakfast room is on the upper ground floor,with an entrance 68cm wide and no steps.
  • Furniture is flexible and can be moved on request.
  • The tables have under space of 64cm high by 46cm wide and height of 74cm with legs on each corner.The chairs are without arms.The chairs can be moved to accommodate.
  • Menus are provided in small print.A large print version is available on request.
  • We do not play background music in any area of the guest accommodation.

Laundry

  • Not available.However,there is one in the village open from 9.00am each morning except Sunday.

Outdoor Facilities

  • Guests seating area in garden and decking area.

Bedrooms & Sleeping Areas

  • There are 5 en-suite bedrooms,3 on the upper ground floor and 2 on the lower ground floor.All bedrooms are fitted with a spring device for safety reasons,in the event of fire.There are 14 steps from the upper ground floor to the lower ground floor.The first 5 steps go to a half landing,then there is a quarter right turn followed by 6 more steps(all these steps are 18cm high,28cm deep and 75cm wide)followed by 3 triangular shaped steps forming a quarter left turn.
  • UPPER GROUND FLOOR ROOMS.

ROOM 1-king size 4 poster double en-suite

  • Entrance door is 70cm wide,with routes around the room of 410cm x 330cm,with 50cm either side of the bed.The bed is 58cm high.
  • The television is standard with remote control.
  • Chairs are 48cm high with cushions.
  • The width of the bathroom door is 65cm,with a floor space of 90cm x 70cm.
  • The shower cubicle ledge is 18cm high and the curved cubicle is a max of 92x75cm.
  • The basin is large with a height of 74cm.
  • The toilet is 42cm high with space on either side of 42cm and 21cm.

ROOM 2-Double en-suite.

  • The entrance door is 70cm wide,with routes around the room of 450 x 260cm,with at least 55cm around the bed.The bed is 55cm high.
  • The television is standard with remote control.
  • The armchair is 50cm high with cushion.
  • The bathroom door is 60cm wide,with floor space of 80x45cm.
  • The shower cubicle ledge is 16cm high and the cubicle is 70x70cm.
  • The basin is large with a height of 78cm.
  • The toilet is 40 cm high with 16cm space either side.

ROOM 3-double en-suite.

  • Entrance door is 70cm wide,with routes around the room of 450x260cm,with at least 45cm around the bed.The bed is 55cm high.
  • television is standard with remote control.
  • The chairs are 50cm high with cushions.
  • The width of the bathroom door is 65cm,with bathroom floor space of 160x160cm.
  • The bath side is 55cm high and the bath is 130x55cm.
  • The basin is large with a height of 77cm.
  • The toilet is 43cm high with 30cm space either side.
  • LOWER GROUND FLOOR ROOMS

ROOM 4-4 poster double en-suite.

  • The entrance door is 70cm wide,with routes around the room of 400x330cm,with 55cm either side of the bed.The bed is 60cm high.
  • The television is standard with remote control.
  • Armchairs are 50 cm high with cushions.
  • The width of the bathroom door is 55cm with a floor space of 75x60cm.
  • The shower cubicle ledge is 19cm,and the cubicle is 70x70cm.
  • The basin is small,and is 72cm high.
  • The toilet is 42cm high,with space on either side of 15cm.

ROOM 5- A double bed.

  • The entrance door is 65cm wide, leading to the suite lobby of 190x120cm.
  • The television is standard with remote control.
  • Chairs are 45cm high with cushions.
  • Entrance to double bed room is 60cm wide, with routes around the room of 360x290cm and at least 70cm either side of the bed. The bed is 60cm high.
  • The television is standard with remote control.
  • Chairs are 50cm high with cushions.
  • The bathroom door is 55cm wide with bathroom floor space of 100x100cm.
  • The shower cubicle ledge is 18cm high, and the cubicle is 70x70cm.
  • The basin is small and is 76cm high.
  • The toilet is 41cm high with 15cm space either side.

Grounds and Gardens

  • We have extensive grounds for guest use, including garden furniture.
  • There is a local park 300m from the guesthouse.

Additional Information

  • Mobile phone and television reception are good.
  • We are able to use front and back doors for evacuation.We have a regularly serviced fire alarm and emergency lighting system fitted and fire extinguishers at appropriate points.Instructions on evacuating the building are printed on the back of every guest bedroom door.If you require more assistance for evacuating the building,please notify us on arrival.
  • We are happy to take delivery of hired equipment(with prior notice).
  • We are completely non-smoking.
  • We can store medication in our main fridge, but please note this may not be available 24 hours.

Contact Information

Address:
Meadfoot Guesthouse,New Road,Windermere,Cumbria,LA23 2LA.

Telephone:
015394 42610

Email:
enquiries@meadfoot-guesthouse.co.uk

Website:
www.meadfoot-guesthouse.co.uk

Hours of operation:
Open all year. Hours flexible to business.The guest house is our home so is occupied 24 hours.
Telephone answered 8.00am-10.00pm.
This phone is for guest use, ONLY in an emergency.

Emergency number:
015394 42610

Local carers:
South Lakeland Carers-01539 732937

Local equipment hire companies:
Prestige Mobility-0800 7816127

Local public transport numbers:
Buses-0871 2002223
Trains-0845 7484950

Local accessible taxi numbers:
015394 44144

Future Plans

  • Room 4 bathroom replacement.
  • Large decking area in rear garden with large pond.
  • General maintenance and re-decoration.

Contact Telephone and Email Address

We welcome your feedback to help us continually improve if you have any comments please phone 01539442610 or email enquiries@meadfoot-guesthouse.co.uk