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4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Torver, Coniston LA21 8AX, England
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The Old Rectory
Ranked #9 of 17 Coniston B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Telford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We recently stayed at the Old Rectory and would have no hesitation in recommending it to other travellers, We booked dinner in advance and the menu choice was adapted with no problem to meet our needs. The breakfast was lovely and the rooms were very comfortable with nice touches such as fresh milk in the mini bar, home made cakes... More

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Parry Sound, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I can recommend the Old Rectory with no hesitation. My wife and I stayed there for two nights, and had it not been for our flight leaving next day, we would have enjoyed a longer stay. The room was clean and welcoming, the bed very comfortable, a mini bar with a good selection of drinks, a coffee maker and the... More

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Hook, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Very welcoming. Met with tea in sitting-room with home baking. Further home-baking in our room. Superb views from the dining room. Dinner menu looked excellent, but must be pre-booked. Will certainly stay here again.

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Whitehaven, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

my wife and I have stayed at the old rectory,more times than I can remember.The host ann is the most friendly person you will find,she goes all out to make your stay the best she can.The only room we have not stayed in is the garden room,the meals are very good and all of her staff are fantastic. All the... More

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london
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Our stay at The Old Rectory was ideal. We made a very last minute booking and arrived at an awkward time but everything was taken care of. Our room was very nice, comfortable beds and strong hot showers. The home made flap jack with the coffee's and tea was very tasty and a nice touch. There was plenty of breakfast... More

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Sydney, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

The Old Rectory has a warm and welcoming atmosphere in a beautiful setting overlooking rolling green hills and only two miles from Coniston. We stayed 3 nights here to explore the Lakes area. On arrival, we were greeted by the host and offered a choice of two bright, airy and delightfully furnished rooms. We chose "Potter", the smaller room, as... More

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Wilmslow
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

My wife and I stayed here for two nights. The room was delightful, with double aspect, if somewhat pink. Although it is a B & B, it is possible to have an evening meal, if you are prepared to accept the main course. There is, however, a small selection for starter and dessert. We found the meals were very good,... More

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Sussex, England
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46 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We spent 2 nights here, staying in the Garden room, which is separate from, but close to, the main house and welcomes a dog. We happened to be the only guests on those days but very much enjoyed it and of course, had great service at the dinner we had one night and breakfast! The welcome was warm and we... More

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Yorkshire
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Arrived to be welcomed by tea and cake, sherry in our room, very comfortable! This B&B serves dinner if ordered in advance and this is an absolutely delicious 4 course meal, and a good wine list. The Old Rectory is just outside Torver, and a very peaceful location with Coniston a short drive away. We enjoyed our stay!

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Surrey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

The Old Rectory is just that - a rather grand family home that has been updated and modernised to become a really comfortable b & b/hotel in a really nice pretty and quiet location just outside Coniston. We were greeting with a lovely pot of tea and banana cake which we enjoyed on the terrace in the sunshine, looking out... More

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Address: Torver, Coniston LA21 8AX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Duddon Valley > Coniston
Hotel Class:4 star — The Old Rectory 4*

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