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Holme Lea Guest House

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3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Church Street, Ambleside LA22 0BT, England
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Holme Lea Guest House
Ranked #65 of 84 Ambleside B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for one night - to Holme Lea's credit they were the only B&B who would let us stay for just one night over Valentine's weekend. The place is spotlessly clean, the rooms are warm and comfy. Breakfast is a bit basic but nice. Value for money.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights over bank holiday, we found it to be great value. Location is right in the centre of Ambleside, with Lucy's on a plate a few metres away and the royal oak at the top of the street. Parking wasn't a problem with the suggestions from Pam. I would stay here again, the only reason for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We stayed in Room 5, a large family room with a partition that gives an element of privacy for when the little ones go to sleep and the adults don't want to. The shower room was very small but the power of the shower was brilliant. It is quite amazing how much they have put into such a small shower... More 

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Ellesmere, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We had a very lovely stay on Saturday 14th June for the Great North Swim. Pam was very helpful and her suggestions about parking were fantastic, the room (I think Number 5) was perfect and the shower was AMAZING! Breakfast was scrummy and we liked it so much we've already booked for next year! Thanks Pam :-)

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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Spent an evening at this excellent B&B on the weekend of Great North Swim Pam was very welcoming even with our very late arrival. Also we had an early start and Pam was up cooking breakfast for us. Spotlessly clean and very spacious room (#5) We would love to stay again next time we're in the Lakes. Ambleside is a... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

From the moment Pam greeted us at the door this was a wonderful break and thoroughly enjoyed by all of us. The guest house is spotless. The beds are comfortable with nice linen and lovely thick fluffy towels for use in the ensuite facilities, which are very good quality. The room was spacious and Pam and Billy have thought of... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013 via mobile

I stayed for 2 nights in a very comfortable room. Pam was there to greet me, and was very helpful and friendly. The smell of cooked breakfast was wafting up the staircase, and couldn't wait to tuck in to it! Ample of cereals to choose from, with fruit juice and yoghurts. Plenty of coffee and toast, and the most amazing... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

I really enjoyed this for a quick stay, and loved the breakfast particularly. Nothing greasy and every element of it was quality - particularly the bacon. Everything was fresh - hash brown as well as fresh tomato and mushrooms. Choice of cereals or grapefruit and lots of it, also yogurts and juices to choose from. If I was fussy I... More 

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

Three of us spent 2 nights in the family room on the second floor. The room was spotless and a new en-suite provided good showering/toilet facilities. The beds were clean and comfortable. TV was small with dodgy sound but that isn't important in the Lakes. Full English breakfast was very good. Vegetarian alternative was also very nice. Parking in Ambleside... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
30 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

We spent just one night here. The room was clean and nice, but the tv could be bigger, I've never seen such a tiny tv to be honest... I know you don't come to Lake District to watch tv, but in October it's dark pretty early and we ended up having a beer in a local pub and then watching... More 

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Address: Church Street, Ambleside LA22 0BT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Holme Lea Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Holme Lea Guest House Ambleside, Lake District

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