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4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Rothay Road, Ambleside LA220EE, England
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Brantfell House
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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 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brantfell house is a lovely, clean, well situated, hotel owned by Chris and Jayne who are charming hosts with a great sense of humour, nothing was too much trouble, from the moment we arrived we knew that we had hit the jackpot, the rooms were beautifully clean, furnished and decorated to a very high standard, a lovely large shower and... More 

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wales
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for valentines weekend with our puppy. Room was small but lovely with very nice decor and modern ensuite shower room. Hosts made us feel very welcome. Breakfast was the best we've ever had with a great choice. Right in the centre of Ambleside. Can't wait to return 😃

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We had an excellent stay at Brantfell House. We stayed over the weekend of 16/01/15. Chris & Jayne are excellent hosts and welcomed us and our two chihuahua's with open arms. Brantfell is a B&B decorated to very high standard and exceptionally clean. We booked on line with book.com and consequently our room was a little smaller than we would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Just spent a couple of days over new year in Jane and Chris's wonderful guest house,although the room was a little on the small side we thought the decor and general ambiance of the room was fantastic and will ask for the same room when we return.A big thank you to Jane and Chris for being so nice ,and cooking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

A lovely bed and breakfast on the edge of the heart of the village of Ambleside. Spacious rooms which are well decorated with big comfortable beds; complimented by fantastic en suite facilities. Jane and Chris are great hosts, and go the extra mile to ensure your needs are met. The breakfast is also a highlight, where you can pretty much... More 

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Malpas, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

What a wonderful place to stay! We were made to feel like we were family right from the word go, nothing was to much trouble. Breakfast was delicious and the room was bright and clean. 100% we would visit again, parking permits were a fantastic touch and everything was just perfect. :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We stayed at Brantfell in late August 2014. The location of the B&B is excellent and parking facilities are provided - we were also allowed to use the parking permit when we went out on day trips which was a nice little touch. The room was spotless and comfortable and the breakfast was excellent. My partner was very ill throughout... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Chris and jane make you feel like family from arrival to departure. One of the very best B&B's we've stayed in, the breakfast was superb you could have anything cooked anyway and the buffet was fab. We had a large double and it was lovely with a beautiful view. Can't thank them enough for their hospitality A+++

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

Stayed at the brantfell at the beginning of August for a 2 night stay. Jane and Chris were lovely hosts and made us feel more than welcome.We got a bottle of wine in our room for booking drect which was a nice touch. We stayed in room 6 which was the large double room it overlooked the park and had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

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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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*
Number of rooms: 6
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