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Burnthwaite Farm

CA20, Wasdale Head CA20 1EX, England
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Burnthwaite Farm
Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Wasdale Head
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I first came here in 2005 as I wanted creature comforts not available at the National Trust camp site the road. The welcome I received was so warm and friendly back then. June 2014 was my next trip to Wastwater and I knew exactly where I wanted to stay. I wasn't disappointed! Nothing has changed in 9 years except for... More

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Olney, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Andrew, our host, was so accommodating. Our room was spotlessly clean, warm and comfortable. The breakfasts were just the ticket before setting out on a day's walking. Couldn't fault anything about our stay. Definitely coming back! Neil & Katherine

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worksop
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Stayed for one night before scalling Scarfell Pike, the owners are more than welcoming and helpful with any requests and queries, terrific breakfast just whats needed before a steep accent, will definately stay again thankyou very much..... David and daughter.....

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I booked one night at the Burnthwaite Farm B and B and as we left in the morning to continue our motor cycle ride I wished we could have stayed longer. Our room was spotlessly clean and the facilities lovely albeit the room we had wasn't ensuite. This did not cause us a problem. The Breakfast was top and the... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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101 reviews 101 reviews
21 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

No internet. No mobile signal. No noise apart from bleating sheep and water in the stream. No street lights. What could be more blissful? We were probably lucky as only three of their seven rooms were occupied at the time of our stay and I guess it might be noisier if it were busier - if only from the sound... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

I've stay at Burnthwaite farm many times and its a great place to stay if you want to explore wasdale and Scafell Pike. It's right at the top of the wasdale valley. It's a working sheep farm and although the rooms are rustic they are comfortable and excellent value for money. Th single room I always stay in has no... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

A little gem surrounded by beautiful mountainous scenery with excellent pub/restaurant which serves excellent food only 5 min walk away. On arrival greeted with a warm welcome by Andrew the proprietor. Very cosy and very clean. I can't wait to go back!

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Stayed here over a few days at the end of October. Slight drive getting there but the final leg just became more stunning by the minute. Perfect positioning for all manner of mountain and lake walking. Very cosy and warming living arrangements, wonderful 'home' to come back to after a day hiking especially with the welcoming communal area next to... More

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Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

I recently stayed at Burnthwaite Farm for four nights and my only complaint is that Andrew was unable to accommodate me for the whole week - but that wasn't his fault. A warm welcome, friendly people, a comfortable bed, an excellent breakfast and a cosy lounge to relax in after a day's walking in the rain (well, more than one... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

My friend and I stayed here in august as a base for climbing scafell pike, I'm so pleased we picked burnthwaite farm, what a stunning location, we could walk to the foot of scafell and climb it without having to get into the car, thy beds are really comfy and the views are picture postcard, we meet some lovely people... More

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Address: CA20, Wasdale Head CA20 1EX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Wasdale Head
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Burnthwaite Farm Hotel Wasdale Head
Burnthwaite Farm Wasdale Head, Cumbria

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