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Waterside House

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Hannakin, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 OPZ, England
Waterside House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Wateside is lovely and peaceful, and only a short walk into the village. We stayed for almost a week in The Barn which was big enough for us and our 11 year old son. Vanessa is great and her breakfasts are so good we didn't need to eat again until dinner time! If we go back to a B&B... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival at the Waterside House we were welcomed by the lovely Vanessa who made sure she was there to greet us. This very pleasant B&B is only a 10 minute walk (yes Vanessa we timed it) to the centre of Hawkshead but far enough away for a night's peaceful sleep. Vanessa was able to suggest some nice walks and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a fantastic B&B and definitely value for money. It was great for our dog as it had an external door from the room onto the main courtyard. The lake is a 2 minute walk away and hawkshead village is 5 mins away on foot. There are great walks right on the doorstep. The room was extremely clean and... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I emailed Vanessa on the off chance there was availability. As luck would have it, she had a cancellation, and offered us the room. I only tried here after reading all the reviews. It was that good, I decided to sign up and leave a review. A very warm welcome, nothing too much trouble, very clean room in a lovely... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

When our friend's daughter announced she was holding her wedding in the Lake District we commenced the search for accommodation and found Waterside House; we are so pleased we did! Waterside House is in a lovely spot close to Esthwaite Water and a short walk away from the pretty village of Hawkshead; with plenty of parking available. Our room was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

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 April 17, 2015

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 April 5, 2015

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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