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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014
Julia K Birmingham, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
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6 reviews 6 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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Darlington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

A group of 8 of us stayed at the lovely Ivy Guest House in September of 2013. We are all members of a mountain biking / outdoor pursuit club and had come to ride the excellent trails on offer in the area. We were attended to from the second we arrived by the great owners by helping us get our... More

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Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Although our room was a little small it was clean tidy and warm. Friendly staff, lovely breakfast and close to town. No problem taking the dog and he was welcomed with treats and cuddles. Lots of information given about local walks etc. very nice

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We spent 3 nights here with 2 elderly people in the group. This place is perfectly situated right in the village centre not far from the shops & pubs. The B&B is a lovely old building with spiral staircase leading to the rooms & a large lounge which you can use if you want to. There is also a bedroom... More

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

This was our first visit to Ivy Guest House, and it will certainly not be our last! From the warm welcome we received upon arrival to the gorgeous breakfast it was faultless. I loved the quirky touches in the rooms and the victorian style bath was to die for! The choice of breakfast was really good, and I like the... More

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Warrington, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

This was an excellent B&B which is situated in Hawkshead. The hosts provide a very welcoming and comfortable B&B. The rooms were clean and accommodation is very quiet (even when full). No faults and full marks, we’ll be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

This was our second trip to Ivy Guest House, & I really can`t fault our visit . The accommodation is really comfortable ,& the food fantastic. Roz & Darren can`t do enough to make there guests feel at home & welcome. We have our family dog Lacey with us & she gets 5* treatment , even a cooked sausage for... 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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