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Meadowbank

Rydal Road, Ambleside LA22 9BA, England
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Meadowbank
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Ranked #92 of 109 Ambleside B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
nicolas_l2001 Anderlecht, Belgium
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Anderlecht, Belgium
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Owner is very friendly and social. On you arrival, a freshly baked chocolate cookie is waiting for you! Rooms are great, shower ok. Internet access is only through house computer, so no WIFI. B&B lies at border of Ambleside in a quite neighbourhood but still not far from restaurants and center. Nicolas

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have just returned from a 2 night break at meadowbank and it was a pleasant surprise. We had a nice double room at the back with lovely views, although dated, very functional and comfortable. Breakfast was a nice treat, good homemade cooking and plenty of it too. Very handy just on the outskirts of Ambleside but easy walking distance.... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the warm welcome, to the little touches of home- made biscuits in the room, and bottled water, air freshener in the en- suite, to amazing views from the window ( back facing over garden ) freshly cooked mini loaves on the table at breakfast, lovely cooked breakfast and veggie sausages and fruit tea available all just make this a... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have just enjoyed a couple of days in Ambleside. We found the owner of this guest house very welcoming...even meeting us at the entrance to the car park when we were lost...his wife guided us in over the phone! Lovely warm homely place . A very nice breakfast, plenty of variety . Good value in a... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Just spent the weekend at this lovely guest house. clean room, nice freindly welcome from mike whom what it seems looks like he's a very busy man. running the guest house aswell as be an on call fireman. But im sure theres an army of family behind him to help. wonderfull breakfast wide choice of course's. the house has a... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Stayed here for one night during my motorcycle trip around the lakes. My single room was clean and comfortable with both the room and ensuite being of adequate size. No wifi but you are welcome to use the computer in the lounge.... If you have a lot of time to kill waiting for it to load. 5 minutes walk from... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I found Meadowbank on line priority searching for dog friendly as I had my collie with me. When I phoned to confirm I was told the dog could only go into my room, no where else, and then only when I was there. OK - I'll accept that. When I arrived I was told the gardens were 'out of bounds'... More 

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Liverpool
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11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

Five minutes stroll to the north of Ambleside town centre I found this lovely guest house,almost hidden but on the main road. The owner is carrying out exterior maitainance but this does not detract from the interior. The single bedroom had ample space and the en suite was the same. Nice touches was the freshly made biscuit & the large... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I'll review the hotel, taking into account the low cost of this B and B. The outwardly appearance is a bit run down and interior a little dated, but in all honestly that didnt bother me and it shouldn't bother anyone else, as all I was looking for was a cheap place to stay whilst out walking. The interior is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

As other reviews have said - outside is run down, but rooms clean, comfortable and had all you needed. Homemade biscuit a nice touch. Breakfast good in nicest room in house with sun and view. Place just lacked warmth - never felt really like owner wanted people in his house. Never rude though.

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