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Ivy Guest House

Main Street, Hawkshead LA22 0NS , England
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Ranked #6 of 22 Hawkshead B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely place to stay, very helpful staff :) Went over Easter and all the cute extra touches made it special for our little girl!! If you are wanting an evening meal anywhere specific on a weekend night pre book, altho The Red Lion across were very accomodting to a fussy 3 year old and serve all day. foods ok but... More

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8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This adorable B&B has loads of character, from its stately appearance to the sweeping spiral stair in the rotunda to the four-poster bed in my room. It’s very comfortable, with a nice sitting-room and dining room and a satisfying Full English Breakfast. (They might think about cleaning or replacing the carpet in Room #2.) The staff were obliging and helpful,... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned home after a lovely few days in the Lakes. Ivy Guest House was perfectly located. Darren couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful, giving us lots of ideas about places to head to with 2 energetic boys! The boys were able to relax, and that meant Grandma and I could too. Wonderful…would recommend it to all.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just got back from our stay here, the hosts were very helpful and friendly, the room was lovely, we have never stayed in a four poster bed before!! The attention to detail was great, good tea and coffee making facilities with lovely chocolates too. We went for lovely walks around the area nice shops to visit then enjoyed a soak... More

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 nights at this wonderful B&B, we were warmly greeted on arrival and made to feel very welcome. We stayed in a family room with a four poster bed, it's the extra touches that make this a special place, chocolates on the pillows, a very relaxing lounge area, a good hearty breakfast. The owners are always willing to... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Just returned from another fantastic stay at the Ivy Guest House, celebrating my wife's 60th birthday, with our family. Darren, Roz and Darren's Mum were brilliant, and as always, went the extra mile. Many thanks. Kevin and Norma

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

We visited as a couple when my partner was visiting from Canada. I wanted to show him lots of English things and this really fitted the bill. Our room was spotlessly clean and very cosy with lots of character. The bed was really comfy and the breakfast was outstanding, even as a vegetarian - which can sometimes be a problem.... More

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights for the new year. Roz and Darren are great hosts and can't do enough for you. The building was once a doctors surgery and has lots of character, there is a very homely and inviting guest lounge.We stayed in room 1 which was nice and clean with a slipper bath. Great breakfast. The Christmas decorations... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Booked last minute so glad wee did .staff so so friendly and helpful .Darren took us straight to room on arrival lovely clean warm spacious room had en suite immaculate bathroom amazing old bath .breakfast menu for morning with amazing choice just had to tick what wee wanted and time in morning .had great nights sleep and full English breakfast... More

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Kennington, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

My boyfriend and I spent 3 nights here on our recent visit to the Lake District. We were immediately made to feel welcome by Darren who swiftly showed us to our comfortable, cosy room. Over our stay our hosts were full of helpful tips- where to go in what weather, nice local places to eat, and lovely walks (even going... More

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Also Known As:
Ivy Hotel Hawkshead
Ivy Guest House Hawkshead, Lake District
Address: Main Street, Hawkshead LA22 0NS , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Hawkshead
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #6 of 22 B&Bs / Inns in Hawkshead
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