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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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Preston, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just the most amazing location situated at the head of the Wasdale valley. Perfect for any serious fell walkers/runners out there, only the best of the Lake District outside the front door for your enjoyment (Gabel, Pillar, Scafell's etc). Just a 5 minute walk back to the only Pub within 5 miles, great food offered here. Breakfast at the Burnthwaite... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent breakfasts, brilliant location. Really off the beaten track! Andrew is a very friendly host and the lounge area is very comfortable and cosy. There are even some interesting books to read. Recommend B&B!

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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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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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22 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 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
1 review
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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
1 review
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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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Address: CA20, Wasdale Head CA20 1EX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Wasdale Head
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Burnthwaite Farm Hotel Wasdale Head
Burnthwaite Farm Wasdale Head, Cumbria

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