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Summer Hill Country House

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Hawkshead Hill, Ambleside LA22 0PP, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed a week in the disabled friendly room which was excellant with its wet room and adaptions in meeting the needs of my wife who has MS, having its own lift access direct into the room was a fantastic help. The food was great and Patsy & Mike were friendly, very helpful and understanding. One of the few places... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I brought my Mum for a special Birthday and it was! The attention to detail is wonderful. Lovely, friendly hosts and a beautiful room equipped as we had hoped. I am working out when we can return. Thank you.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights in room 4 the superior room, it is lovely and to sit in the bay window watching the birds and enjoying the views is bliss. The breakfasts are excellent and the welcome and hospitality shown by Mike and Patsy is special. The location of Summer Hill is brilliant with no need to use your car... More 

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

It was lovely to see you again and we are very glad that you enjoyed your stay this time as much as your first visit. Hopefully it won't be too long before your next visit. More 

Ardrossan, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quiet location, excellent breakfast, Patsy & Mike were very friendly and helpful. Homemade cake, paintings and photographs and lots of suggestions about what to do come rain or shine. We were delighted with our visit.

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Thanks for your review. We are pleased that you had a good visit and that our suggestions helped you to enjoy the area in spite of the crazy weather that we seem to be having at the moment....!!👀 More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Patsy provided an extremely warm welcome on arrival with a friendly cup of tea and homemade cakes. Our room was stunning with beautiful views over the Lakes District rolling hills. The house was full of character and history and the garden was lush and tranquil. Mike's entertaining breakfast service was supplemented with a broad (and humourous) general knowledge of the... More 

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

We're glad you made it safely back to Australia. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are glad that you found breakfast not just nourishing, but educational too! More 

Derby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic first visit to the Lake District that was enhanced by our three night stay at Summer Hill. Friendly informative hosts, excellent breakfast, very comfortable bed, and home made chocolate truffles! Big thank you to Mike and Patsy

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Thank you for your review. We share your hope... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We do not normally visit the Lake District in the main summer period, leaving it until the autumn/early winter and this was our sixth stay at Summer Hill over several years. Our friends who had never been to this area joined us and there can be no better introduction than a stay at Summer Hill and they were equally as... More 

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

Lovely to see you again! We're looking forward to your return for our winter warmer week end... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our second stay at Summer Hill, this time for our mini-moon break the week after our wedding. We were greeted by Patsy who brought out the homemade cakes and tea for us, which was delicious. The breakfasts are superb, with plenty of choice including cereals, fruits and of course a full english cooked breakfast. Summer Hill is a beautiful house... More 

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

We often have couples staying for their honeymoon and its nice that a stay here can make for happy and romantic memories. All the best for the future! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Summer Hill is a lovely country house situated in a great location for Ambleside, Hawkshead, Tarn Hows etc and was an base for walking, cycling and the winding down I wanted to do. Accommodation is to a very high standard and the owners are friendly, courteous and cook a fantastic breakfast

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It is always nice to be appreciated so we are grateful to you for taking the time to review your time with us. More 

Lancashire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mike and Patsy were the perfect hosts welcoming us with tea and home made cakes on arrival plus home made truffles in the bedroom. I have subsequently found out there were home made biscuits in the room which my wife for some reason failed to mention but assures me they were delightful! The accomodation was spotlessly clean and maintained to... More 

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We are glad that we were able to make your stay a pleasant one and hope to see you again in the not too distant future. More 

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