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Wordsworths Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DB, England
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Ranked #30 of 83 Ambleside B&B and Inns
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Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia
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91 reviews 91 reviews
41 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for a night on a tour around the UK and Anna and Paul were the perfect hosts and the guest house is perfectly situated for the village or the head of Lake Windermere. The car parking available just topped it off! A great place to stay!

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wordsworth Guest House is within 2 mins walk of Ambleside centre. The rooms are spotless and really tastily decorated, indeed the whole guest area is fantastic. The breakfast is to die for with just enough to set you up for the day. We walked up Coniston Old Man and only ate a couple of bananas and a drink!!! Anna, the... More

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Ossett, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
25 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

One is always looking for value for money and the Wordsworth certainly provides that. By sheer chance in the last couple of weeks we have stayed in a four star hotel in London and this Guest House in Ambleside........so how do the two compare. The room at the Wordsworth was considerably larger....yes larger. The bathroom was smaller but who lives... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Beautiful guesthouse in a fantastic location! Very comfortable rooms and a great breakfast. Hosts were friendly, helpful and very welcoming! Lots of other great little bonuses as well like discounts for restaurants and free spa passes!

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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We enjoyed our stay. When arriving we were taken to a room with absolutely no room for even one suitcase. I was horrified, but we were quickly given a complimentary upgrade to a much larger room and were quite thankful. The breakfast was excellent. We also shared a nice box lunch on the trail prepared by Anne. We were most... More

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8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Very clean and comfortable rooms. Bathrooms look fairly new,ours had the sink in the bedroom area. Friendly owners, chatty without being overbearing,clearly have a lot of experience in this business. Only suggestion: it would be nice to have a choice of herbal teas in the bedrooms.

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Warrington, England, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Lovely, clean room with a very comfortable bed. Excellent full breakfast, friendly and welcoming hosts. Car parking available, too. Reasonably priced, good value and well recommended. Certainly not expensive for the quality of experience in this area.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We booked our stay last minute and were delighted with our choice. The guesthouse is located very close to the town centre, with walking distance to all shops, public houses, restaurants. Our room was spacious and elegantly decorated, with a compact but perfectly adequate bathroom with uh-so-lovely-and-warm underfloor heating. Wifi access was fairly strong and solid during both days of... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Own car park, very good central location for Ambleside. Lovely room. Very good breakfasts. Only possible negative observation is no bottled water in the rooms. Some guest houses automatically provide which is a nice touch. However we will definitely stay there again.

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22 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Generally it's quite a good B&B. It locates in between the seaside and the town centre, and it's very near the bus station. Very clean and tidy. The hostess Anna is very kind and friendly. The for the single room I booked, i found it a bit small honestly, even though it's with a lovely view of the mountain. You... More

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Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Wordsworths Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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