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The Firgarth

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Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1EU, England
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've just returned from a wonderful break in the Lakes and a perfect two-night stay in this lovely guest house. The Firgarth is a high-quality establishment in a great area - we travelled by train and it's an easy walk from the railway station. The room was modern, very clean and furnished to a great standard - can't fault it.... More 

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

We are really pleased you enjoyed your recent stay with us in room 6. Thank you for your positive feedback regarding breakfast it is really good to know it hit the spot. We hope to see you both again shortly and thank you again for taking the time to leave such a positive review. Best wishes Pam and Colin More 

sheffield, england
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just returned from a 4 night break at the Firgarth. The hosts Pam & Colin are wonderful and made us feel really at home. The rooms are spotlessly clean and very comfortable. The breakfast is great with lots of choice and large portions. Pam & Colin are very friendly and helpful. They have good local knowledge and really helped us... More 

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you both for taking the time to post a review on your recent stay with us. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and you would recommend us. Hope to see you both again soon. Take care Pam and Colin More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed here over New Year with the hope of wanting a relaxed New Years break, we were not disappointed! Pam and Colin are wonderful hosts, so informative and helpful and extremely knowledge about the local area, walks and buses etc. The breakfasts were amazing! So much choice - croissants, fresh fruit salads, greek yogurts as well as a full... More 

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Great review thank you so very much. Glad you had the relaxing break you were looking for. Always good to hear you both enjoyed the Firgarth breakfast. Thank you again for taking the time to review us we really appreciated it. More 

Wales
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

Pam and Col are amazing! The room was very clean and beautifully laid out! The breakfasts are to die for! This guest house oozes quality for every aspect of service. I hope we can return soon! Book here right now. Don't bother to look anywhere else! :)))

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you for such a fab review. We are glad you enjoyed your New Year break with us. Really pleased you liked your room and delighted you enjoyed your breakfast. Thank you for recommending us and we hope to see you both again soon. Thanks again More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We stayed there in August 2013, for a long holiday weekend. The room was comfortable and kept spotless clean. It was facing the road, so was a bit noisy, but Pam was very honest about it and gave us advance warning (in fact, several) while we were booking, so it was our decision to stay in it (all other rooms... More 

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you for posting a review. We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay last year in room 7. Good to know you enjoyed your breakfast and you found us helpful and friendly. Thank you again for thinking about us and taking the time to post a review it is very much appreciated. We hope to see you again in... More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Having stayed here several times in recent years we decided to take a break here this autumn. We spent five nights in room 5, at the rear of the property, overlooking a stream where a deer sometimes comes to drink. The room was comfortably laid out and absolutely spotless as usual. Sadly the weather was not good but Pam and... More 

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Hi both Thank you for taking the time to review us. As you say the weather was not so good for you this time but it never stops you guys getting out and about and we are glad you found the suggestions on things to do useful. Really good to know you enjoyed your breakfast each day. It is always... More 

York, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

A brilliant B&B. Directions were easy to follow to the car park. The room (Room 6) and en suite were immaculately clean and the room was spacious and comfortable. It had very good facilities including free wireless internet, a hairdryer, drinks and toiletries. Upon arrival, Colin was extremely helpful and gave us lots of ideas about where to go in... More 

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us and for all the positive feedback. We are delighted you both enjoyed your recent stay with us in room 6 and that you would recommend us to family and friends. We hope to see you both here again shortly. Thank you again. Colin and Pam More 

2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

We have stayed at the firgarth several times. We love it here. This visit was for our 2nd wedding anniversary, we also spent our 1st anniversary here to, which colin and pam had remembered! Its ideal and exactly what we want, peaceful and relaxing. Colin and pam are extremely helpful, friendly and always around if you need anything. The rooms... More 

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Hi both, Great review thank you. We are really pleased you enjoyed your latest stay with us. Thanks again for the mince pies they didnt last too long! Always good to see you both. Hope to see you in the New Year. Thanks again for taking the time to review us. We really appreciate it. Pam and Colin More 

Driffield, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

A total delightful stay, from which we were exceptionally impressed. Fantastic hosts, who could not of done anymore to make us feel welcome. Lovely people, lovely location, lovely hotel, and a top draw breakfast. All for a very good price. Thank you Colin and Pam for a perfect stay. Can't wait to return.

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing a review on Trip Advisor much appreciated. We are really pleased you all enjoyed your recent stay with us. We hope to see you back here again soon. We have dropped you an email with a link to the 50k runs! Best wishes Pam and Colin More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We have just returned from a fantastic weekend in Windermere having just stayed at the best B&B we have stayed at. Pam & Colin were so friendly, welcoming and were full of helpful tips for us to get the most out of our short break. The room was the cleanest we have ever stayed in and the bed was very... More 

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OwnerWindermere, Owner at The Firgarth, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review us. We are delighted you enjoyed your recent stay and are planning to return. It was really good to meet you both and we look forward to welcoming you again, maybe next time you bring your bikes! Best wishes Pam and Colin More 

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