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Waterside House

Hannakin, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 OPZ, England
Waterside House
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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bolton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just had a weekend at Waterside House on the Lakeland trails run weekend. If I ever decide to do that killer run again I will certainly be staying at Waterside- if i can get in. The place is superb, totally peaceful yet only a stones throw from the centre of Hawkshead. Vanessa is the loveliest person you could ever meet... More 

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at Waterside House many times and have just returned in April to stay in The Barn with our 2 dogs. It is the perfect room to stay, as you have so much room and your own personal lounge area, which is great for the dogs and yourself. The breakfast is superb with lots to choose from. Fresh... More 

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed for 2 nights stay,they welcomed our dog,lovely atmosphere,was always willing to help,answered any questions we had,lovely breakfasts,will definitely be returning again,lovely views across the lake

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Just got back from a lovely break in the lakes & I cannot recommend this B&B enough! It has it all.... Friendly, comfortable, lovely clean & warm .... And a fantastic breakfast as well. All this and the warm and friendly host Vanessa!! We stayed in the barn which is just fantastic - it even has wifi now much to... More 

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Witham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Have stayed here 2 times now and also my parents have stayed here. Our first visit was with friends and the second, as a couple. Rooms are very clean and the Claife room has a lovely layout to it. Breakfast is substantial and the choice is wide and varied. But the real delight is Vanessa with her genuine hospitality and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

It's a great achievement being No 1 B&B in Hawkshead but when you visit Waterside you can see why! Vanessa is the icing on the cake, a brilliant B&B but with the added 'Vanessa' personality and hosting abilities Waterside rises above the rest. Stayed over the New Year and had a fantastic time, weather was kind apart from New Years... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

If you are looking for 'home from home' comfort, in delightful b&b accommodation set in a beautiful part of the lake district, a hostess for whom nothing seems too much trouble (who can also cook up a superb brekkie with as much choice as you could possibly want) then look no further than Waterside House. We have just returned, having... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

Don't actually know where to start... Having travelled extensively, rarely have I found British hotel / B&B that 'warms the cockles' like our overnight stop at Waterside House. Beautiful setting, stunning room, just look at the photos. Absolutely everything has been thought of here, from a simple boot tray to an amazing selection of teas, coffees and hot chocolate in... More 

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Gainsborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Just got back from a brilliant weekend in the lake district. Myself, the girlfriend and the dog stayed at the Waterside House for a couple of nights while visiting the lakes for the first time. Lovely warm welcome, and a brilliant B&B to stay at. Our room was very clean and comfortable, and plenty big enough. Ideal location to get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We had a lovely stay at Waterside House. Could not fault it. Very clean and comfortable, great food, pleasant host. Location suited us very well. Quiet and yet within walking distance of village. I do hope Vanessa is very proud of her achievement.

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