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Hillside Bed & Breakfast

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   4 Beast Banks, Kendal LA9 4JW, England
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Ranked #7 of 42 Kendal B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
BAHPANTS St Helens, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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St Helens, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
19 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I slept over at the Hillside B & B on business. The staff gave me a warm welcome, showed me to my room and was lovely. The room was spotless, the bed was comfy, the room was warm and the shower was great. Tea, coffee and hot chocolate provided in the room as well as fluffy towels. Access to free... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a perfect place to stay away from home. I loved everything: the staff, the service, the comfort, the food, the accommodation itself and most especially the cleanliness! Also, dining utensils were clean - I'm very particular with this and yes, I was impressed!

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Expect a warm welcome from Wendy and Richard. The moment you enter through a distinctive front door, the excellent standard and finish of the property is evident. The rooms are spotless, great finish and provide an excellent nights sleep. Richard and Wendy provide a wealth of information and local knowledge.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Really good B & B. Really helpful/friendly.Very clean & comfortable accommodation. Richard & Wendy are great @ making you feel welcome. Our vist was made at a time when we really needed a break, it rained everyday, but Richard was full of idea's of things 2 do nearby that we really enjoyed. He gave us some good tips.Nothing was too... More 

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Salisbury
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This is a lovely place, basic but brilliant! Wendy and Richard are really welcoming, the house is warm and comfortable and breakfast was excellent. Lovely shower, plenty of hot water. Nothing more to say!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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125 reviews 125 reviews
13 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Terrible steep hill, it is not called Hillside without good reason. Very hard to find once you reach Beast Banks, you see a gate with 1 to 5 written on it so you expect to find 4, Hillside, there. Yet what you get is the need for a phonecall as place is way way up on opposite side of the... More 

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Tours, France
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Clean and comfortable, excellent breakfast, but the local knowledge and helpfulness of the the host, Richard, was what made this B&B outstanding. He warned us that the pub we were planning to walk to for lunch at didn't serve food on Sundays and suggested another that did, suggested booking at a recommended restaurant if we planned to have an evening... More 

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Prudhoe, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We stayed in this B&B from the 11th -13th sep 2014.We did have a bit of trouble finding it,but when we did get there we were very impressed with the outside of the building and the street it was on.The room we had was very clean with an en suite and with a beautiful walk in shower. As well as... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This excellent B&B is up quite a steep hill, as the name shows, but don't let this put you off! The building is in attractive surroundings and a number of rooms have long distance views. The B&B is on Beast Banks, and in the Museum of Lakeland Life, the old Post Office from Beast Banks is the one used in... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I have stayed in a lot of top hotels but this B & B was the cleanest I had ever stayed in. The hosts Richard and Wendy were so welcoming and the breakfast was wonderful. Room was so comfortable with TV and wi-fi and hair dryer provided along with tea and coffee making facility. It was very well situated close... More 

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Address: 4 Beast Banks, Kendal LA9 4JW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Kendal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hillside Bed & Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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