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Willowbeck Lodge

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Lambley Bank | Scotby, Scotby, Carlisle CA4 8BX, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had visited Carlisle in the morning, hadrians wall in the early afternoon and popped in for a light lunch, we were late but couldn't have been treated any better. A quite excellent meal, and so well presented that I felt bad tucking in. Some might say the prices are a little high before you have seen what you are... More 

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were a party of 4, continuing our birthday tradition of celebrating with an afternoon tea. None of us had been to the venue before but had heard good things... We were so glad we booked the Willowbeck Lodge: beautiful, tranquil setting and a perfect afternoon tea. Lovely homemade bread, fresh sandwiches, scones and very well presented cakes and miniature... More 

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Sheffield
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Stayed for one night for my birthday. Very friendly hosts and staff. We had a beautiful room and all the fittings are top quality. John even provided us with glasses so we could drink our own wine and Liz transported us to the next village so we could look around and go for a walk. We would definitely stay there... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Arrived @ 4:30 on the 2nd day of a visit to England from the States with no luggage. John greeted us warmly - showed us to our room - beautiful well furnished room on the 2nd floor. He served us drinks on the patio - overlooking the pond with beautiful plants and huge weeping willow trees. Dinner was fabulous -... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We went there just for one night and it was a great stay. Very clean, big, and quiet. The garden is lovely and the host as well. The breakfast was very very good. We highly recommend this place. The bathroom was wonderful, the bed very comfy, tea coffee and chocolate in the room was a nice thing.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Our second visit and facilities have improved further! Liz & John make excellent hosts offering high quality accommodation in a modern house. Motorway access is via JC 43 M6 if traveling to or from Scotland. The local area itself is also appealing. Recently their son and daughter in law Andrew & Sarah have joined them and offer an extension of... More 

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Esher, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

The TA reviews of Willowbeck Lodge which award it five stars are all spot on. This was our second visit to this gem nestled in the Cumbria countryside, just a few minutes off the M6, and it certainly will not be our last. Willowbeck Lodge has quality oozing out of every aspect. The warm welcome, the fabulously comfortable bed (we... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We had one night stay , can't really fault this hotel .the room we had was very modern and clean. the food was well prepared and nicely presented .very attentive staff . in a nice quite location , but close to Carlisle Very pleasant owners, recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We stayed here when we visited Carlisle. The rooms are very clean and first class amenities, en suite with bath and shower and a very comfortable bed. Liz and John made us feel very welcome and we will definatley stay again. Book here for dinned if you can, it is the best meal I have had for a very long... More 

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Padstow, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Do what you have to do in Carlisle, and for overnight accommodation, stay here at Willowbeck Lodge. Scotby is a 10 min drive away and it's well worth it. We had a room overlooking the lake, and it's a nice size room. The ensuite is sensational. We were asked what we wanted for dinner from a choice. And the food... More 

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