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The Hill

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Ings LA8 9QQ, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Steve A Gravesend, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    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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Gravesend, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at The Hill on 8th and 9th August 2014 . We had wonderful 2 days I phoned in advance to see if Jo-Anne could arrange bouquet for my wife for our anniversary has a surprise which she arranged for me which was great Jo-Anne also gave us a anniversary card which was a nice touch... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superbly welcoming host on arrival and it only got better from that point forwards. Lovely room and onsuite, beautiful gardens surrounded by stunning scenery, local micro brewery pub across the road. Breakfast was a friendly, relaxed atmosphere with a large choice and a well informed host on what to do in the lake district, especially on the sweltering day's we... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

An outstanding place to stay. The room was excellent and the breakfast was brillant, I have not got one bad thing I can say about the place. I look forward to staying there again in the future. The host made us feel like part of her family and nothing was too much trouble

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We stayed for two very comfortable nights and the breakfast was 1st class. A really enjoyable stay very good for visiting all over the Lake District and plenty of places to go out dining.thanks to you both for a really nice time.i

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Sawbridgeworth, United Kingdom
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

A really nice place to stay. Not on top of a hill, luckily, as we were walking back from Staveley for a couple of nights, but I really have nothing bad to say about it. Friendly reception, comfortable rooms, a well cooked breakfast (including a special each day)...spot on

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I chose the The Hill Ings without any preference to get away for a day from the hustle and bustle of the city and to enjoy the beauty and scenery of the lake district with my wife. Little wonder the hill turned out to be a very lovely little B&B. Good value for money! The most intriguing thing was that... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

An excellent friendly and welcoming B&B. Superb vegetarian breakfast and well-appointed room. Cannot recommend more highly. The premises are ideally situated close to the M6 and although there is no evening meal there is a handy pub close by.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights. Very convenient location for long distance because it is at the beginning of the park and not far from the best attractions, walks, rides. Very peaceful. Superb hospitality and Jo-Anne is a great cook: breakfast also offered with a special each day, quality was outstanding not the usual cheap sausages. Gerry provides plenty of advice.... More

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We enjoyed a short stay at The Hill where we were made very welcome by the proprietors Gerry and Jo-Anne Wilkinson. We had a well appointed room overlooking the garden that was attractively decorated and very comfortable beds. Breakfast was plentiful and with a good selection of hot and from the cold buffet.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

My daughter and I stayed with Jo- Anne and Gerry for 4 nights. We had a wonderful time and Jo-Anne could not have been more helpful. Breakfast are really good. It was handy having the Watermill pub so close.

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Address: Ings LA8 9QQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ings
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Hill 4*
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We are a 4 star guest accommodation and have been awarded a Silver Award by Visit Britain for providing exceptional quality in all areas but in particular in service and hospitality. The traditionally-built Lakeland-stone house, built in the early 1800’s as a gentleman's residence, sits in a magnificent topiary garden featured in “English Topiary Gardens” by Ethane Clarke and George Wright, backed by a stream and overlooking the indigenous country side. The atmosphere is relaxed and tranquil.Ings Village is also the home of the Watermill Inn, CAMRA award winning pub with a national reputation for good food and real ales. With this in mind we only offer B&B. ... more   less 
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