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Nanny Brow

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Clappersgate, Ambleside LA22 9NF, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent two nights at Nanny Brow over the recent Bank Holiday weekend. Susan and her staff were extremely helpful and kind. It was clear that everyone on staff really want to make our stay at Nanny Brow as nice as possible.

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LONDON
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our family of four adults enjoyed a weekend at this lovely hotel. We were especially impressed by the attention to fine details in all aspects,and the personal care offered by Sue,the landlady,who,contributed greatly in making our stay a memorable one.We will definitely come back.Bravo.

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United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at this fabulous Luxury B&B yesterday. The personal service and attention to detail is a rare find. Everything you could wish for in the rooms. Beautiful setting. Great breakfast with lots of yummy homemade preserves.

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

we were delighted to return to Nanny Brow & our room was perfect with views down the Brathay River to the Langdales. Our marathon start was minutes away & nice to have a short journey afterwards to recover in such pleasant surroundings. Homemade baked items each day in the room was welcome. Staff were very helpfull & breakfast was just... More 

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Susan_NannyBrow, Manager at Nanny Brow, responded to this review

Hi Sue, I think congratulations must go to the two of you for completing the Brathay marathon. It was a delight to see you both again and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and that we were able to cater for your pre run breakfast. great to hear you enjoyed the cakes I am sure the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed over the May Bank Holiday for our Wedding Anniversary. Very welcoming and helpful staff, excellent service and high quality rooms throughout. The splendid and plentiful afternoon tea we had ordered for our arrival was taken in a lovely sitting room with an open fire and was delicious, as was breakfast every morning. A small and thoughtful touch each... More 

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Susan_NannyBrow, Manager at Nanny Brow, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and we are all delighted that you enjoyed your stay here to celebrate your 25th Wedding anniversary especially as you should of stayed for your honeymoon but had to cancel at short notice all those years ago. We are pleased you enjoyed your full Nanny Brow afternoon tea with our range of sandwiches and... More 

Bradford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sue and her team made us feel very welcome and nothing was too much trouble. From a card and bottle of fizz to help us celebrate, to two beautifully well behaved dogs and a very affectionate cat. They have certainly created something special at Nanny Brow. It is beautifully decorated, immaculately clean and extremely peaceful. Highly recommended to all.

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Susan_NannyBrow, Owner at Nanny Brow, responded to this review

Thank you both for the lovely review and we are delighted you enjoyed celebrating your 10th Wedding anniversary with us. kiwi has missed cuddling up to you and Myffy and Josh remain as cute and playful as ever. We look forward to seeing you both soon. Sue More 

London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked somewhere in the Lakes at the last minute and realised upon check in that we had made a terrible mistake. Thank God Nanny Brow was able to accommodate us and save our visit. The location is perfect and the welcome and hospitality the warmest imaginable. An important building, restored with taste, integrity and love. Here you will find... More 

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Susan_NannyBrow, Owner at Nanny Brow, responded to this review

It is not very often that I am lost for words or tears form in my eyes but I have to admit your review and the personal email you sent did both of these. Myself and the team at Nanny Brow all fell very humble and proud that you felt so highly of us and your stays with us. I... More 

Port Talbot, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just returned from a 2 night break for our 25th Wedding Anniversary. The house has been beautifully restored to the arts & crafts style. We were made most welcome by Sue and all the team,nothing was too much trouble, we stayed in 'Buttermere', one of the garden rooms. The location was perfect for exploring the Lake District and... More 

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Susan_NannyBrow, Owner at Nanny Brow, responded to this review

Thank you both for your lovely review and I am so pleased that you enjoyed celebrating your 25th Wedding Anniversary with us at Nanny Brow. All of are delighted that you felt that nothing was too much trouble and are thrilled you found your special weekend so relaxing. All the best Sue More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a last minute plan and we booked the night before based on Trip Advisor reviews, and I would return in an instant. A personal welcome on arrival and a slice of cake waiting in the rooms( Grasmere and Kenmore) which were beautifully decorated in an Arts and craft, and Art Deco style respectively. Full length glass patio doors... More 

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Susan_NannyBrow, Owner at Nanny Brow, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review and all the lovely things you had to say about us. It was a delight to meet you and your parents and I am so pleased your father especially enjoyed his memory land trip to The lakes. The new rooms you stayed in do as you said have wonderful views... More 

Truro, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to Nanny Brow because we were looked after so well by Emma (Sue & Pete's daughter) and John, at Cranbourne House (their other B & B) in Bourton-on-the-Water last September. Nanny Brow is probably the best luxury B & B we have ever stayed at. The location is stunning, the standard of the room (we had Langdale suite)... More 

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Susan_NannyBrow, Owner at Nanny Brow, responded to this review

Well what can I say I will have Emma and John thinking that mum has out done them!! Seriously I am delighted you enjoyed your stay both here at Nanny Brow and Cranbourne House last year. Nanny Brow is its self the most majestic of houses and we have only tried to accentuate this and restore her to her former... More 

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