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5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Rydal Road, Ambleside LA22 9BA, England
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Far Nook
Ranked #22 of 82 Ambleside B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for 2 nights, and we found it to be the best B and B we have had the pleasure of staying in, nothing was too much trouble for Marian and Tony, a great laid back couple. Our room was superb, spotless, tasteful decor, well thought out, with an en suite and lovely little extras... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Just back from a two night stay at far nook. Tony and Marian were so welcoming and our room was spotless. Definitely the nicest B and B we have stayed in. 10 minute walk to shops and restaurants. We will be returning very soon. Thank you!

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

just got back from a three night stay with my mum.We had a lovely time the rooms were spotless and the beds sooo comfy.Breakfast was great.A fab place and i would definitely recommend to anyone.Lovely people

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We were made to feel very welcome. The accommodation is fantastic with very tasteful décor and is extremely clean. A good range and choice of breakfasts which were delicious. The owners of the bed and breakfast were very friendly and welcoming and could not have helped us more. They advised us of places we could visit and the best places... More

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Kilcullen, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at The Far Nook - really deserves it's 5 star rating. Tony and Marion were great host, very friendly and helpful. The breakfasts were wonderful - we sample the vegetarian option as well as the Full English. Very comfortable and clean. We definitely hope to return to The Far Nook.

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Birmingham
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

We stayed at this beautiful 5 star gold B & B in Ambleside. The hosts were fabulous and felt like family by the time I left, they were so lovely. They advised fabulous places to eat and walk and we were sad to leave! I personally highly recommend this beautiful place and definitely want to return again. :)

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Cheshire, England
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We have just returned from a weekend stay in Ambleside and stayed at Far Nook. I can highly recommend the hotel, spotlessly clean, with a lovely comfortable bedroom and nearby to walk into the town. Marion and Tony who run the B & B are a lovely couple, very friendly and nothing is too much trouble for them. Attention to... More

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

First stay at Far Nook, a birthday treat from my daughter. Cannot sing it`s praises enough. Marion and Tony are excellent hosts and made us feel very welcome. Our room was of a very high standard and really comfortable. The breakfast was really good and very well presented. The cleanliness was second to none. An altogether enjoyable weekend. Thank you... More

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Hertfordshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

This was our second visit to Far Nook, and we were not disappointed. Only 3 rooms but each one is of a very high standard and every need catered for. The breakfast is simply superb, and the local sausages are to be recommended (ask for the butchers address and buy some on the way home!) . The very friendly hosts,... More

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Destin, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We booked this B&B for three nights while exploring the Lake District during a 17 day trip to England. We booked the twin bed room and it was lovely. The breakfast was delicious and had everything we needed for a good starting meal of the day. We can't say enough good things about Marian and Tony - a truly lovely... More

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Additional Information about Far Nook

Address: Rydal Road, Ambleside LA22 9BA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Hotel Class:5 star — Far Nook 5*
Also Known As:
Far Nook Ambleside, Lake District

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Far Nook is 5 star rated with a tourist board silver award and also a breakfast award from enjoyengland. We have king size, twin and double rooms. Off road parking for all guests. We are just a 5 min. stroll to the village centre. ... more   less 
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