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Ivy Guest House

Main Street, Hawkshead LA22 0NS , England
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Ranked #5 of 22 Hawkshead B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Doug B Cardiff, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was a great find, owner Darren couldn't be more helpful, and the rest of the staff provided friendly excellent service. Breakfast was also of very high quality, with good selection and everything freshly cooked. Location was perfect for walking and visits to the lakes, in a lovely little village with just 4 pubs. Room cleaned daily and fresh... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We highly recommend Ivy house. We have now stayed there twice now and would definitely go there again. My wife and I, with our cocker spaniel Dexter,received excellent service by all of the staff and we were made to feel very welcome! It's the nicest and most friendly B And B we have stayed it. Glenn and Emily

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Hobart, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed three nights (in Sat 31 May, out Tues 3 June 2014) in room number 3. Darren & Roz are exceptional hosts and go well beyond what guests would normally expect. For example, Darren provided detailed directions to some of the best local walks and 'wet weather' attractions.; Roz searched and printed out Google road map directions for my... More

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Wigan, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights here at the end of June and cannot recommend it enough. Roz and Darren are perfect hosts, providing those extra personal touches that make you feel so at home. It is in a quiet position on the Main Street, within striding distance of everything Hawkshead has to offer. The dining room was lovely and breakfasts were... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first visit to the Ivy Guest House won't be our last. There are hundreds of places to stay in the Lakes and I'm sure many of them are great. What makes the difference is the welcome you get and the service you receive. The Ivy Guest House excels in both of these. Darren is a superb host and makes... More

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yet again a excellent weekend at the ivy house,always look forward to going to see daz and ros,look forward to going again shortly,breakfast was superb,always a pleasent smile and a warm welcome,gill & ken

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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The hosts are lovely and welcoming who gives this b&b the special personal touch. The breakfast is lovely and cooked beautifully. Rooms are homely and snug and the bed ( the most important part! ) Is so comfy and we had such a good night sleep. The only downside was our shower which seemed to find it difficult to find... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Stayed here as we all gathered for a family wedding, excellent hosts who provided everything we needed and more, rooms were beautiful and the breakfast amazing ...thank you Darren and Ros I'm sure we will return :-)

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lincoln england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We stayed as a couple at the Ivy guesthouse Hawkeshead in April.We were well looked after and the breakfast was superb.Booked for October family reunion and 50th celebration birthday, Looking forward to it.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Recently stayed at this B&B and was extremely pleased by everything about it. The hosts Darren & Roz could not do any more for anybody. The rooms were tastefully decorated albeit a bit chintzy but that ties in with the area. Room and bathroom were spotlessly clean and plenty of hot water. I loved the little extras like choccies on... 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): $$
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Ivy Hotel Hawkshead
Ivy Guest House Hawkshead, Lake District

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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