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Lacet House

Kelsick Road, Ambleside LA22 0EA, England
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Ranked #38 of 109 Ambleside B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Wirral, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to Lacet House several times now and always have a great stay. We stayed in room one which is spacious. It's en suite is small but we did not find this a problem. Having a parking space attached is a real bonus in ambleside. The best points we think are the owners Catherine and Graham who are... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Lacet House is one of the best bed and breakfasts in Ambleside. Room 3 is a lovely room and looks amazing and the hosts are lovely. The breakfast is great and tastes delicious, and the rooms are clean and are decorated nicely. If staying in Room 3, the family room, there isn't an en-suite bathroom but it is still a... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We stayed for 3 nights. in room 1, the location of this guest house is in the heart of Ambleside handy for restaurants,shops etc and of course the gateway to all things Lake district, a bonus is being able to park off road. We stayed in room 1 on the ground floor which was spacious and immaculate. Tea and coffee... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We chose Lacet house after checking reviews.. which were excellent.. I can only add to the positive reviews out there.. The Location is perfect for exploring Ambleside. Our room was on the ground floor and was really clean, warm and comfortable .. great as it was freezing outside! We chose full english breakfast .. delicious and plenty of it..refills of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in the king size, en suite room on the top floor. It was very very clean and well presented. The shower was good and it was lovely and warm. The breakfast was very nice. I think they are very well organised, friendly, helpful and yet unobtrusive. They were very helpful, allowing us to park all day. I would... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We stayed for two nights in September. We had a corner room which was very spacious and clean - it was a family room so no ensuite but we had a private (lockable) bathroom and toilet a few feet away. At one point I asked the lady who is one of the co-owners how long they had been there and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We return to Lacet House every year due to the lovely friendly welcome, fantastic hospitality and it being a terrific b&b. This year was no different and having booked for next year I anticipate it'll be just as good next year. Welcome: Catherine and Graham always give the warmest of welcomes. Rooms are always ready and there is always the... More 

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CumbriaMelvin, Owner at Lacet House, responded to this review

Hi there! So glad you all enjoyed your stay, thank you for such wonderfull comments we really appreciate them. You've already booked your return visit so you must be happy! thank you! More 

Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Me and my boyfriend stayed here a week ago for 4 nights. It was absolutely lovely, the double room we stayed in was made up to perfection everyday- you could tell that the owners take great pride in their B&B. The hosts were lovely and welcoming and the breakfast was so beautiful every morning. The only thing that made me... More 

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CumbriaMelvin, Owner at Lacet House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a lovely review, we appreciate your comments very much, we're sorry to here about you being to warm, recently we've had the heating on for an hr in the morning and 2hrs in the evening for our international guests who feel cumbria to be a little cold, there is a controll knob on each... More 

Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We've came to Lacet House for years now, and it is really pretty. The rooms are clean and the owners are friendly. The breakfasts are filling and delicious and they have options for everyone, whether you are a meat-eater or vegetarian. The sights from the windows are breathtaking, you can see Ambleside but if you look far into the sky,... More 

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Uppsala, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We stayed two nights in Lacet House. We booked based on TripAdvisor reviews and can only agree that it's a fantastic place. Very nice couple, Catherine and Graham, who runs it. The bedroom was excellent, the bed comfortable and the bathroom was spacious. You had everything you needed, apart from one little thing. It's an old house so you don't... More 

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