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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   High Street | Pooley Bridge, Pooley Bridge, Penrith CA10 2NH, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Perth
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had four nights B&B at Elm House. Ann and Mark were terrific. On this occasion as a singe traveller I had a small double bed room that was not wanting for anything. It was very clean and the breakfasts were first class. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay and would have no hesitation in recommending Elm House.

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Pickering, North Yorkshire
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68 reviews 68 reviews
19 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to go away for a couple of nights one afternoon and luckily found this B & B had a vacancy for two nights. We found it easily and were welcomed into the house and shown our room. It was a spacious double room with a modern well-appointed shower room and toilet en-suite. The room was well furnished and... More

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Just got back from our amazing weekend in the Lake District which was made all the better thanks to our stay here. Mark and Anne were lovely and pleasant and couldn't do enough for us. Our room was really spacious, well decorated and immaculately clean. The small touches ie mints on pillows, water in fridge and especially our wine glasses... More

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Sunderland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Only stayed one night here in a family room. Very surprised when the family room was actually 2 separate bedrooms with the en suite in between them which was absolutely perfect. Each room had beautiful decor and everything was immaculate. TV and well stocked hospitality tray in both rooms and even a small fridge with a couple of bottles of... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Had a lovely weekend visiting Ullswater and stayed at Elm House. We managed to book at Elm House last minute and we were impressed with our stay. The room was nicely decorated, modern and clean. There were some nice little touches such as the badger (which we named Bodger) to be put outside the door if you didn't want your... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
27 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

Elm House offers high quality rooms for B&B prices, the owners are friendly, knowledgeable and the breakfast range is good, served in view of the garden bird feeders. It's on the main road, as are the other places to stay, so some traffic noise in our room.

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Sydney, Australia
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71 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Beautifully furnished room with a comfortable queen size bed. Good bathroom with lots of hot water. Lovely location right in the village. Terrific breakfast with lots of choice and lovely hosts. We only had one night here and it really wasn't enough.

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We arrived to a warm friendly welcome and were shown to our room which was luxurious. The facilities were modern, clean and very comfortable with attention to detail in the decor and en-suite bathroom. Parking off road area was beside the B&B. The situation of Elm house was fantastic over looking the fields on the edge of the village, but... More

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maddisonpgd
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Tank you fore two wonderful nights stay.Our room was so cosy and clean the views from the room so beautiful. Breakfast great such a choice great cumbrian fry.Ann and Marc so friendly .So helpful.Will return again .once again thank you so much Dave Gwen .

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We stayed for just 1 night but would really recommend Elm House for long or short stays. It is ideally situated at the edge of the village within a short walk of 3 pubs all of which serve food and real ale. It is about a five minute walk to the pier for the Ullswater steamers. Our room was comfortable,... More

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Address: High Street | Pooley Bridge, Pooley Bridge, Penrith CA10 2NH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Penrith > Pooley Bridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Elm House 4*
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Four star Visit Britain Silver award 2012 guest-house is situated at the foot of the magnificent Lake Ullswater. Elm House makes the ideal base for those wanting to tour the lakes, or those of you who just want a relaxing break away from it all. The beautiful rooms, cleanliness and attention to detail all guarantee you a wonderful stay here in Pooley Bridge. ... more   less 
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