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Kent House

Certificate of Excellence
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Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0AD , England
Kent House
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Ranked #49 of 108 Ambleside B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not really a 4 star establisment! Rooms clean and comfortable and breakfasts excellent. Left the empty shampoo and gell on the basin and still there when we returned to the room in the evening, we only got 1 small shampoo and 1 shower gel for a 3 night stay! Empty tissue box left on bed, not replaced and empty tissue... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just came back from this lovely bed and breakfast in ambleside. Simon and his wife looked after me and my wife from start to finish. The hotel was spotless. Room 5 was just peaceful and charming. For a top place to stay in ambleside i can defo recommend here. Basil the puppy is also very adorable. Simon advised me and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another great relaxing stay, our 3rd time here and always a great welcome on arrival. The rooms are always clean and well decorated, the bathroom is a little tight around the toilet but then I'm an ex rugby prop so my issue not the hotels. Breakfast was spot on as ever. Just be careful with the parking as its a... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for two nights with friends. Shops, pubs, restaurants within easy walking distance. We had room 5, which was a good size. Wall mounted TV, tea/ coffee making facilities, hairdryer. Very comfortable bed. The breakfast was excellent with a choice of cereal, fruit juice, yogurt, jams, toast and a choice of freshly prepared cooked food by Sandra.All well presented and... More 

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Another excellent stay with Simon and Sandra at Kent House, the room as always was spotless and our new dog was made extremely welcome. We had the king room again and apart from some late night pub noise outside, it was a fine stay. We read some of the recent reviews and were disappointed to see so much mention of... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Just got back from a 1 night stay which we really enjoyed.We were greeted with a warm welcome stayed in room 5 lovely decor nice size bed and its dog friendly which is great.All the pubs are dog friendly too just a stones throw from the kent house the location is brilliant. The cooked breakfast was very nice served in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We have just returned from a weekend break in Ambleside, staying at Kent House. This accomadation is in an excellent location (opposite the Churchill Pub). Simon and Sandra are very friendly as is Olivia and their gorgeous puppy Basil. The King room was very cosy, a decent size with nice clean bathroom,tastefully decorated and lovely and warm. We have stayed... More 

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015 via mobile

lovely three days spent here,would definitely return. warm and friendly family run hotel.lovely room and very good breakfast.ideal location for everything.looking forward to next time and meeting basil.

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Bury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Stayed here on Monday 2nd Feb with my partner! Our room was lovely and very warm considering how cold it was outside. Breakfast absolutely delicious! We met the whole family including a gorgeous new addition to the family, cute little pup! Simon and Sandra couldn't do enough for us. Nothing was too much trouble! Even making us a flask up... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I cannot recommend this B&B more highly. Booked to stay with my partner and 6 month old puppy at Kent House and cannot fault the service provided by Simon and Sandra. The rooms were spotless, beautifully decorated and very comfortable. Simon and Sandra were welcoming beyond fault and really made our stay memorable. From puppy sitting for us to allow... More 

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