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High Wray Farm

Certificate of Excellence
High Wray, Ambleside LA220JE, England
High Wray Farm
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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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Norwich, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent 4 nights with friends in this idyllic spot. Sheila, the hostess, is always positive and helpful; she keeps the property wonderfully. The rooms are well appointed, spotlessly clean with gorgeous views. Little touches like home made cake and a cup of tea to welcome you and tasty shortbread by the bed. Cafetiere coffee if you wish it in... More 

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Calne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we were lucky to find a room at this fabulous B&B at short notice as there had just been a cancellation and we were given the lovely blue double room at the front overlooking the pretty garden. We were given tea and cakes in the lounge upon arrival which was very welcome. We could not fault this place in any... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have just spent a lovely few days in the Lake District and thoroughly enjoyed our overnight stay at High Wray Farm. Sheila is very welcoming and when we arrived we were welcomed with coffee and lemon drizzle cake. The bedrooms are gorgeous and the beds are very comfortable. The ensuite has everything you need, complete with... More 

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Altrincham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This was my fourth stay with at the farm. We were greeted by the host Sheila Briggs and received a warm welcome with tea and cakes in the lounge in front of the log burning fire. This is just what was required after a day out in my boat on Windermere. We stayed in the twin room. The rooms are... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

My friend and I stayed at High Wray with her little boy in April and we were very impressed. There is a lovely sitting room which can be used by visitor as well as a beautiful garden. The decoration was tasteful and everything was clean and tidy. Sheila was on hand for any advise on places to eat and walks... More 

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The Netherlands
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25 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I stayed with a friend in the twin room and we simply had a wonderful stay. Sheila is a very welcoming host who makes you feel right at home with the help of Pippin the cat. Nice bedding, you can place your suitcases under the beds. The door of the twin room does not have a key, but it is... More 

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

This B&B does the basics really well. The beds are good, the breakfasts are excellent, there is enough hot water and the location is superb. However, Sheila who runs the place goes an extra mile or two in providing afternoon tea and cake (what more could you ask for after a hard day on the fells), and a glass of... More 

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Just visited High Wray Farm again and had the most fantastic four day break anyone could wish for. Every afternoon after returning from the fells, there was fire lit, friendly cat (Pippin) there to welcome us along with tea and home made shortbread. Also, this visit coincided with lambing time at the farm and Sheila's husband Chris was more than... More 

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Christchurch, Dorset
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Shelia runs this B&B as if she were inviting you into her home....cos she is really. There's a warm welcome, the lounge is kept warm with the wood burner and is for guest use exclusively, with drip tray, drying room and rack for muddy boots and coats not far away. Her freshly cooked breakfast is to rival anywhere and starts... More 

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Macclesfield, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We spent there only few days. Place and facility wave amazing! Lovely cottage with clean rooms and friendly atmosphere. In the morning was served lovely breakfast with lovely sausage and farm eggs. If you are looking for a place to relax this one is perfect. Around the cottage you will find lots of foot paths to discover amazing views! Recommend... More 

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