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Oaklands Guesthouse

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Yewdale Road, Coniston LA21 8DX, England
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Oaklands Guesthouse
Ranked #6 of 18 Coniston B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our 4 nights here at Oaklands. The guesthouse was only 5 minutes walk from the centre of town. Judith our hostess was friendly and helpful and gave advice about walks and places to visit. Our room was fresh and clean with views to die for, and the ensuite shower room, although small, was spotless. The full cooked... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We arrived in Coniston early for our 2 week stay in a cottage, but were warmly welcomed by Judy and Zeke. Their knowledge of the area, trove of books and maps, and recommendations were over and above the comfort of our room. After 2 days walking in the rain, our return to the warm house was a treat, and only... More

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We have just stayed at Oaklands for 3 nights in the double en suite room. The room was spacious and scrupulously clean. There is a view towards the village but also a spectacular view of Coniston Old Man. The location is spot on as only a 2 minute walk to the shops and pubs. Judith is very welcoming and friendly.... More

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judithzeke, Owner at Oaklands Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you, glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope we will welcome you back soon..Judith More

Derby, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

We stayed for three nights, and the views from our double room with en suite were stunning. Great location to get into Coniston and further afield into the Lake District. Great breakfast - with fruit, toast, ceral, yogurts and a full English. We also had poached eggs on toast one morning, which Judith was more than happy to provide. Judith... More

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Stokesley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Stayed 2 nights. Lovely comfy room with a view over the village & mountains. Judith was a very friendly host, with nothing too much trouble Breakfast was delicious, with local produce (& scrambled eggs.) Grandchildren about, lovely to see the tots playing.

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Frankfurt, Germany
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

My boyfriend and I have recently returned from a wonderful four night stay at the Oaklands Guesthouse. Highlights for us included a spacious en-suite double room with views over the beautiful surrounding hills, a tasty breakfast which included cereals, yogurts, fruits, beverages and, of course, a full English breakfast (and Judith is more than happy to serve you up more... More

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Macclesfield
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Me and my lad stayed here for one night. Bedroom each with our own shared bathroom. My bedroom perfectly adequate. Tea/coffee and usual things plus a few extras like headache pills and finger plasters. Pills could get owners into trouble with the 'elf and safety brigade! Could have done with some biscuits but this is a small detail. Breakfast very... More

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Just back from a wonderful 5 night stay in the lovely Oaklands B & B in Coniston. Very handy for all the amenities of the town and great walks straight from the door. The owners, Judith & Zeke were so friendly and hospitable and nothing was too much trouble. Very clean, comfortable double en-suite room, piping hot water, excellent breakfasts... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013 via mobile

We loved out stay at Oatlands. Judith and her husband were very welcoming. They were very happy to help or leave you alone to explore the area. They have an amazing bookshelf full of information books and maps you can borrow, they also have walking poles available (unfortunately it rained so we didnt get to do a big hike, instead... More

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falmouth, maine
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248 reviews 248 reviews
41 hotel reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

we stayed as part of Contours Walking tours; our bags were transferred ahead while we walked there. Downside: We hit unseasonably hot July weather - in high 80's and 90's - and no B & Bs or guesthouses have a/c. Not a deficiency but something to definitely be aware of if you go in the summer. Now we arrived to... More

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Address: Yewdale Road, Coniston LA21 8DX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Duddon Valley > Coniston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Oaklands Guesthouse 4*

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Oaklands is a lovely spacious stone built house.Our beds are of superior quality and ensure a comfortable nights sleep. There is tea/coffee/hot chocolate available in your room. We offer a full English breakfast using local produce where possible, also available is a selection of fruit, cereals and yogurts.We have been living in the local area most of our lives so if you need any help planning walks for the day etc, we can offer suggestions and the use of maps/guides of the area. ... more   less 
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