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Kirkstone Foot

Kirkstone Pass Rd, Ambleside LA22 9EH, England
Kirkstone Foot
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

Following a lovely welcome from Steph, we were delighted when she led us to our apartment. It was super clean and cozy with all the facilities we required for our short stay. The apartment formed part of a lovely character old house which was nice and private. There was free WiFi, a balcony with access through patio doors, table and... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Have visited Kirkstone Foot over the last 10 years, and the quality of the accommodation is always very good, but its even better since the new Manager took over. Glad to see a revised web site, as the old site didn't do the place justice. Clutter free apartments but with all the essentials for a self catering break. And lovely... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

We have stayed in these cottages several times over the years, typically around New Year, with friends. This year we had three cottages, to start with and then two more, when joined by children and their partners. The cottages are excellently appointed, with well equipped kitchens (including microwave and dishwasher), plus TV and access to Wifi. The bathroom has good... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

Stayed in Yewdale for 3 nights and had a lovely stay. Location is ideal just minutes from centre of Ambleside. Owner Steph is very helpful. Apartment very comfortable and cosy and lovely to return to after a days walk. Would definitely return.

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Enjoyed our stay in 'Orchid' so much last year that we immediately re-booked for October 2014. 'Orchid' is an ideal place to stay. Well equipped, clean and with lovely views to the hills from the large patio. It is absolutely ideal for us as a place to relax. It is a pleasure to return, after walking and sight-seeing, to such... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The apartment we had was very good, nicely equipped offering every thing you need. You could change the towels every couple of days (a nice touch) we are looking forward to returning. If there was one very small issue its that you can hear people walking upstairs but that is only an occasional problem. Some apartments allow dogs which is... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Another wonderful trip to Ambleside, made all the more special by staying once again in these fab apartments. We have been staying at Kirkstone Foot apartments for over 10 years and stayed in many of the apartments and they never fail to please. Many choices of apartment are available, including those that allow dogs. We stayed in Gardenside this time.... More 

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newcastle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

stayed in 'langdale' again. fabulous! have stayed many times now & have never had any problems at all. lovely new decor in bedroom & new furnishings. also-new management- thanks for lovely warm welcome, steph. very helpful & tips on walks/ places to eat etc.. can't imagine a more peaceful yet central place to stay & cannot recommend highly enough for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Seriously re-consider if you want a good welcome, and good standard of service and accommodation for the price. Location is about the only positive; as long as weather is good. If you're stuck inside, it's not a good prospect!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Just returned from a week in Ambleside; our 7th stay in the last 10 years and all have been at Kirkstone Foot. We have tried a few of their apartments and they have all been good, we have our favourite but I'm not naming it as I don't want others booking it up! The apartments are kept in great condition,... More 

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