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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Corkickle, Whitehaven CA28 7TS, England
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Glenfield Guest House
Ranked #12 of 14 Whitehaven B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I stayed one night prior to starting the C2C cycle ride. I can only echo some of the points made by other reviewers, the premises is dated, stuck in the 90s and I would expect the new owners to upgrade the premises if it is to continue as a B&B. What I got was a comfortable, tidy room, which was... More

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Kendal
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27 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Went to Whitehaven to see the brilliant Boomtown Rats-check them out if you get a chance. Anyway this guest house was well placed with parking in the street over the road and ok for the money. Owners were very friendly and showed a genuine interest in why we were visiting the area. Very handy for the lovely harbour area and... More

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Despite the friendliness of the owners, it reflected the fact that it was up for sale. Not much had been spent on it recently and the decor and plumbing were dated. It is advertised as AA four-star accommodation but I wonder how long ago they got that. The breakfasts were good but then we were the mostly the only people... More

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10 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here on a few occasions over the last 18 months. On the surface all seems fine but fruit salad for breakfast reappeared day after day, butter ditto and was rancid, milk also sour. Detailed cleanliness in the bathrooms leaves something to be desired.

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Devon, England
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31 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights over the xmas period, we were made very welcome at a time of year other B&B's would be closed (even an offer to make us a christmas meal of we needed it !). Very large room in a lovely house, nice lounge to use (though we didn't have the opportunity to use it much) and... More

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manchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

After a horrendous experience at another nearby B&B, I managed to get a room for the night at Glenfield. For the price of £65 for a single person, I honestly expected more. While the room and bed were comfortable, breakfast was average and I even had to ask for toast, receiving just 1 slice. I wasn't asked if I required... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Two of us stayed here in October 2013 when cycling the Coast 2 Coast route. We had a great night's sleep in a lovely twin room. The lounge looked very relaxing although we didn't use it much - I would have liked to stay longer in fact. The landlady was very helpful with good advice for meals, breakfast at 7am... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

We stayed one night in Whitehaven but our time at the Glenfield was great. The room was clean and tidy, with a good bed and all the usual amenities (hairdryer, television, kettle, shampoo). Breakfast the following morning was really good and Margaret made us feel very welcome.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

My husband and I arrived in Whitehaven without having booked accommodation so after trying several guest houses we arrived at Glenfield house, we were warmly greeted by Andrew and shown the last room that was available which I liked instantly, it was comfortable,warm,spacious and with the most luxurious towels. Andrew gave us a printout of places to eat in the... More

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

Thanks to Andrew and Margaret for making my stay so warm and welcoming. Added bonus was the great evening meals on offer. Great for a lone female business traveller. Hope to see you again sometime -c-to-c maybe?!!

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Address: Corkickle, Whitehaven CA28 7TS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Whitehaven
Hotel Class:4 star — Glenfield Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 13

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