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Ivy Guest House

Main Street, Hawkshead LA22 0NS , England
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Ranked #6 of 23 Hawkshead B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
Lyndsey D Worksop, England, United Kingdom
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    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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Worksop, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We received a friendly welcome from Darren. The house and rooms are nicely decorated and look great at Christmas. Fab attention to detail and a good breakfast. Private parking. I would definitely recommend.

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

Just had a fantastic weekend at the Ivy Guest House, the whole place is spotlessly clean, great cooked breakfast to 'set you up for the day', however what was even better than this was the two excellent hosts. Darren and Roz really do go that extra mile, nothing is too much trouble. There is a sign on the door that... More 

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Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were made incredibly welcome and invited to use the lounge if we wished, which was much more pleasant than sitting in a bedroom to enjoy a glass of wine The room (1) was beautifully decorated and had a a roll top bath in the en suite and a very large bed Darren and Roz were fantastic friendly hosts, Booking.com... More 

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A bunch of us descended on this delightful guest house in the picturesque village of Hawkshead to celebrate a friend's 50th birthday party. We were given a warm reception by hosts Ros and Darren and made to feel most welcome. Our friends had liaised with them in advance and our group had exclusive use of the lounge and dining rooms... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I'll sum this up quickly, as I am a man of brevity; clean, comfortable and well run establishment and lovely staff. I would happily stay there again, and may well do just that. Mind, there is a problem. The hot water supply isn't adequate. There wasn't enough hot water for two baths, which is a shame. Maybe a new boiler... More 

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7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

stayed here for 2 nights whilst walking in the lakes. Lovely wee village with places to eat and quaint little shops. B&B was lovely with a four poster bed in the room. Breakfast was plenty to keep us going whilst we walked. Ros and Darren are welcoming and will help you if you need suggestions. Water pressure in the shower... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Fantastic location, this lovely B&B is a great find. The staff are fantastic and very accommodating. Rooms are comfy and very quiet. Loads of local pubs in walking distance I will be returning with my family as soon as I can

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Stayed on 6th August 2014. It made a lovely change to stay in a guest house I could find no fault with. At £80 it was excellent value for money. Room 1 was very clean, had quality linen etc and a lovely slipper bath. The room had sockets and a mirror near to each other, very handy for doing my... More 

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East of England
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

On the inside of the front door is a small sign saying "arrive as guests, leave as friends", or something like that. This is a good guide to what you can expect from this great small hotel in Hawkshead. Darren and the staff were always helpful and welcoming. We had room 6, immaculately clean, a bed of epic proportions, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Stopped at Ivy Guest House for one night late July 2014 and was very impressed. This guest house is a must when visiting Hawkshead. A lovely quaint building with a semi spiral staircase leading to the rooms. As per previous reviews, the breakfast is fantastic. The full English was the best I have ever had in guest house/hotel accommodation. Wonderfully... More 

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Address: Main Street, Hawkshead LA22 0NS , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Hawkshead
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 6
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Ivy Guest House Hawkshead, Lake District

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