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Brantfell House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Rothay Road, Ambleside LA220EE, England
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Ranked #22 of 84 Ambleside B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
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  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just spent four wonderful nights at Brantfell House. Can't praise Jane and Chris enough for their welcome-- nothing was too much bother. Lovely room (3) overlooking the park. Spotlessly clean with a very comfy bed. As someone who suffers from restless syndrome I had the best nights sleep in ages. Breakfast ranks among the best we have had (and that... More

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Canberra, Australia
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32 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice place, biggish rooms, decent bathroom, owners hospitable. Honestly bar with only beer, spirits or champagne. Breakfast cooked to order. I'm not sure it would stand above the myriad of other B and B's in the street and neighbouring streets, that frankly, all looked the same, regardless we were happy and comfortable here for two nights.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Room was small but fully equiped and with a modern en-suite - all clean and comfortable. Chris, Jane and Julie were all very friendly and welcoming. Excellent breakfast cooked to order. I would definitely recommend Brantfell and hope to visit again. Although parking is difficult in Ambleside, Chris and Jane had solutions and gave us a parking permit to use... More

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Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Stayed here for one night couple of days ago it was really good for the price we paid. The staff are excellent the rooms are spotless clean and the breakfast is amazing !! Would've stayed an extra night but it was fully booked πŸ˜’ will definitely return and would highly recommend it. Loved the two dogs aswell ( Sid and... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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86 reviews 86 reviews
23 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Well located b and b in central Ambleside. Amazing breakfast. Healthy options of home made fruit salads and granola etc but also well presented full English breakfast with home made black pud. The hosts go the extra mile . Comfortable rooms if small.Will return!!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
24 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights end of July. We had the smallest double (room 4) which was perfectly adequate for 2 nights but if staying longer we have opted for room 3 or 6 which were much bigger and overlooked the park / putting green. Great location with the centre only 2 minutes walk away. Hosts were fantastic and would... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

We booked this B and B for a long weekend stay in Ambleside. It exceeded all expectations; breakfast is delicious with much variety, staff are welcoming and attentive, rooms are spotless, and the soap/shower gels provided smell amazing! I particularly enjoyed meeting the dogs (Doris and Sid), and we were pleased that board games were provided (including backgammon :D). Finally,... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We booked this b&b after reading the reviews on trip adviser and we weren't disappointed. We booked for two nights in the large room, prior to our arrival Jane text us to advise our room was ready this was a lovely touch. The room was spotless and to a great standard the hosts were very welcoming and gave us some... More

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Leigh, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

On arrival found chris and jane very professional, attentive to our every need,breakfasts the best ever,from eggs benedict 2 cold meats , cheeses,olives,homemade blood pudding,scrummy,beds very comfortable the dog slept like a log ,sorri(dog)on her own bedding,even do doggi sausage 4 breakfast,all staff very proffesional,room price reasonable if u add on the delicious breakfasts, we had rm2 a bit on... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Having just returned (22-24.06.14) from a wonderful stay at Brantfell House I cannot reccommend this B&B highly enough. Jane & Chris were absolutely wonderful hosts, nothing was too much trouble & very informative. Our room (no.6) was at the very top of the house (so not for those with mobility issues) with views over the community gardens. The room was... More

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Address: Rothay Road, Ambleside LA220EE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Brantfell House 4*
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