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Lakeside B&B

4.0 of 5 The Lodge, Barnsdale | North Shore Rutland Water, Oakham LE15 8AB, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toowoomba
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived from Australia very jet-lagged to find that we had accidentally booked the wrong day. Rob took this in his stride, and very kindly accommodated us anyway. He was very friendly and helpful, and took the time to run out and buy the vegetarians in our group vegetarian sausages for breakfast, as well as accounting for two friends we... More 

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rutlandrob, Owner at Lakeside B&B, responded to this review

Thanks for such a lovely review. It was a pleasure to see you all. I hope we can see you again soon. Rob More 

Edale, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a one night stay here. The room was cosy, very clean and comfortable the breakfast was freshly cooked and very tasty. I'm coeliac and they cooked me a gluten free breakfast complete with toast and had cooked it all separately.

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York,
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

arriving late in the dark we were unprepared for the fabulous lakeside view we experienced in the morning from our bedroom and lounge. Doesn't get much better. Rob is a charming and attentive host, andf we enjoyed his company. I'm sure we will return for a longer stay one day

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We visited Rutland Water as part of a fly fishing weekender and chose to stay at (Fishing Legend) Rob's lodge as it seemed to be the sensible thing to do, as he was going to be our instructor for the weekend. Upon arrival, Rob made feel right at home. The en-suite room was clean and spacious and the location of... More 

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rutlandrob, Owner at Lakeside B&B, responded to this review

Thanks for those lovely words. It was a pleasure to help you learn the art of fly fishing and to welcome you to our Lakeside B&B. Even in that strong wind you managed a couple of fish! Hope to see you again next season. We welcome cyclists, walkers, bird watchers, sailors and holiday makers. Rob More 

Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I can't recommend this B&B enough. I visited with a mate last weekend for 2 nights with a days fishing experience and was very glad I did. Completely exceeded my expectations. Host, location and views superb. Room and breakfast, fantastic. A very warm and friendly welcome from Rob who is a gentleman and cooks top notch breakfasts. Very clean and... More 

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Hythe, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We booked the Laurel Room - the double and single bed together with the 12 cushions took up the whole room. Rob was very friendly and obliging, but we In our opinion this room did not warrant 4 star luxury accommodation and we did point this out at the time. The location is magnificent, however, and hopefully the problems we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

A cheerful welcome from our jovial host made us feel very at home. The lodge has great views across Rutland water and is ideal for the fishing tuition next day. Rob recommended a local pub for an evening meal (the White Horses at Empingham) which had really tasty, well prepared and presented food. Rob served an excellent full English breakfast... More 

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Woking, England, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

When I found out I was a plus one to a wedding at nearby Normanton Church I asked my parents, who I knew had stayed in Rutland Water, and they suggested the Lakeside B&B. I've not always listened to my parents advice, but on this instance I'm very glad I did! We arrived late on Friday night, greeted by Rob... More 

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rutlandrob, Owner at Lakeside B&B, responded to this review

It was great to see you, and thanks for the kind words. We'll be using the Winter months to renew and add new features to our B&B. Yes, please come again in the spring for a fly fishing adventure . Rutland Water offers the best lake fly fishing in the UK. Regards Rob More 

Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

we have just got back from a wonderful two night stay in the most beautiful setting, peace and tranquillity stunning sun rises and sunsets, only 150 mtrs from the shore of Rutland water, the accommodation was ideal very comfy rooms with all needs catered for, breakfast was superb and Rob our host was great, thank you for a wonderful birthday... More 

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

We stayed for 3 nights in the Garden Room at the Lakeside B & B when we attended Burghley Horse Trials. On the first day we cycled round Rutland Water, the cycle track passes the B & B with the cycle hire centre about a mile away. The location was stunning, nothing was too much trouble for Rob and the... More 

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rutlandrob, Owner at Lakeside B&B, responded to this review

Huge thanks for such a lovely review. It was a real pleasure meeting you all and we hope to see you again for Burghley and hopefully before. We have made a big investment in fitting new floorings, the carpeting and a brand new kitchen and tiles, and expect to continue improving Lakeside B&B. Thanks again, see you soon. Rob More 

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Address: The Lodge, Barnsdale | North Shore Rutland Water, Oakham LE15 8AB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Rutland > Oakham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Lakeside B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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