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Wanslea Guesthouse

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
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Ranked #27 of 82 Ambleside B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We've stayed here three times now and are already booked in for New Year 2015. Richard is a great host and always makes time to give our dogs a breakfast sausage! Five minutes from Ambleside Town Centre but much more peaceful (and cheaper).

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Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 5 night and we couldn't have said thank you enough for such a lovely stay at Wanslea Guesthouse. There was nothing that the owners couldn't have done any better. Our room was immaculately clean and had everything you could possibly need. The breakfast was outstanding and we looked forward to it every morning. We will definitly be... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I came on holiday to the Lake District, and booked a twin bed room at Wanslea B & B. The room was clean and tastefully decorated. There were tea, coffee and mints provided, and the beds were quite comfortable! The hosts were lovely and quite friendly; after getting caught in the rain on a fell walk, the... More

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Derby, UK
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223 reviews 223 reviews
96 hotel reviews
313 helpful votes 313 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For those who know Ambelside, the Guest House is situated on Lake Road, opposite Hayes Garden Centre and about 5 mins walk from the town centre. Lake Road gets quite a lot of traffic during the day, but quietens down after about 10pm. We booked the Rock and Roll room which is quite spacious and has a comfortable large bed.... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On arrival we were greeted and shown to the room. The room was lovely and spacious. Very clean throughout and a brilliant shower. It was just me and my mum travelling, she has mobility problems which were discussed with the gentleman on the phone, he catered to our needs. Great breakfast with a good choice of things to choose from.... More

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
10 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This b&b was ideal for us being on the right side of ambleside for the great north swim. The owners gave us the key to the room when we arrived even though we were well before check in time and the room hadn't been fully serviced. My husband had to get the car into the final space which was quite... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

Comfortable b and b. Well situated for a family stay. Good rooms with clean bathrooms. Perfect views. Nice breakfast with local produce. Friendly owners. Nice relaxing garden and sitting room.Near enough to town centre to walk,but far enough away to escape the crowds.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

ONLY 4 PARKING SPACES, NO SHOWER, 30 MINUTE BREAKFAST 8.30 -9 am) pre ordered the night before. NO WIFI, FREEZING. We stayed for 3 nights in May. Car park tiny - supposed to be for 4 cars but there are no white lines so it's carte blanche. When we stayed there was a motorbike taking a whole space. According to... More

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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

we had initially booked 2 nights in this B&B but ended up staying for 4 nights as Ambleside is very convenient to explore the Lake District. the room we had the first 2 nights had a four poster bed but the room the last 2 nights had a jacuzzi bath which i loved. very welcome after a days vigorous exercise.... More

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Had 2 fantastic nights at the Wanslea Hotel. We stayed in the Arabian room it was spacious and had a jacuzzi bath which was lovely to relax in after all the walking. Our room was on the top floor so we didnt notice any traffic noise at all. The breakfast was very good and set you up for the day.... More

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Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Wanslea Guesthouse 4*
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