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Summer Hill Country House

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Patsy and Mike made us most welcome. Room was lovely and clean with tea/coffee facility and home made truffles left every day. Excellent choice at breakfast, nothing too much trouble. Beautiful B&B, in spacious surroundings and lovely views. Recommended and we will go back in the future.

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

We're so glad that your husband's surprise birthday treat worked out so well. We look forward to your return visit...let's hope the weather is as good as this time!!! More 

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24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you Patsy and Mike for a lovely weekend. Warm welcome, Beautiful rooms, delicious breakfast, quiet location and those truffles that never made it to evening-yum!! Plenty to do nearby, take a walk up Tarn How after breakfast or drive over to coniston. We will be back.

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

We are glad that you had a lovely weekend and that the truffles hit the spot! We look forward to seeing you again... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is removed from the more active parts of the Lake District, which provided quiet mornings and evenings with serene views. The atmosphere, both in the facility and there about, was beautiful. Our hosts were welcoming - even at our late arrival time, were also pleasant and entertaining throughout our stay. Gracey, their little jack russell, was also a... More 

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

Thank you Thomas for taking the time to give us such positive review. We enjoyed meeting you and our little morning conversations. We hope you got back to Switzerland with out incident and maybe we will see you again. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for a short weekend break and were so impressed with everything this place has to offer. The room was clean and well-presented. Breakfast was very tasty and cooked fresh to order. Patsy and Mike were so friendly from start to end, always available for any local advice or just for a bit of a laugh! Patsy also... More 

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

We are so glad that you had a memorable stay...Your observation about the wifi is fair and is a real issue here in the countryside. Anyone expecting fast broadband with good connectivity may on occasion be disappointed I am afraid. More 

Bath, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

The whole atmosphere of the B&B was lovely. The setting was beautiful, and our hosts were so warm and welcoming, serving us tea and cake on arrival. They gave us plenty of advice on walking locally, and were always chatty and friendly. Our room was lovely, and the bathroom was particularly well appointed. The room was always spotless and the... More 

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

We enjoyed your visit and are glad that you felt at home and were able to enjoy some positive down time. Thank you for your kind words... More 

Southport, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

This place is just superb. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left we had a brilliant stay. The owners of this lovely country house, Mike and Patsy, make you feel so welcome. Lovely home-made cake and tea upon arrival was so unexpected and really delicious. The rooms are great, very clean and comfortable with everything you need... More 

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post such a comprehensive and positive review. We are pleased that you had such a good stay and left feeling rested. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

The owners are very helpful, friendly, knowledgeable and understanding. The made the visit very special. The garden is very pretty and a nice place to relax. It is lovely and quiet at night and easy to sleep. Breakfast is awesome.

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Thank Peter G
SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

We're happy that you had shops stay and that you have recovered from your 100 mile marathon!!! Maybe see you next year if you decide to try and best this year's time!!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

I have just enjoyed a wonderful stay at Summer Hill Country House and cannot recommend it highly enough. You know you have arrived somewhere special when you are greeted with delicious home-made cakes and tea/coffee on arrival, then find home-made shortbread and chocolate truffles in your room (which are renewed daily – it’s a delight wondering what flavour of truffle... More 

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Thank Dorinda B
SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It was nice to meet you too and we look forward to your return visit. Good luck with the book!! More 

London, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

It is very easy to look back with fondness at a place you have already stayed, and remember it being better than it really was. With Summer Hill, I actually found it even better the second time round!. There are certain things one expects from any good quality B&B and Summer Hill more than delivers on them, yet what sets... More 

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

We are reading this and very much appreciate your kind words. We are also vastly relieved that the proposal plans went off with out a hitch and your fiancee said 'Yes'... We look forward to your next visit and to whatever cunning plans you may have on your return... More 

Yaxley, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Just back from another wonderful stay in the lakes and Summerhill is a great place to stay with friends or by yourself, Patsy & Mike are perfect hosts and very knowledgeable in being able to offer help for you to get the most out of your stay and local area. Summerhill is a great base for the Lakes and all... More 

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SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country House, responded to this review

Nice to see you again and also a pleasure to meet your travelling companions. Thanks for taking the time to review us... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Summer Hill Country House is situated between the popular and picturesque villages of Hawkshead and Coniston.The house dating back to the 1700's has been refurbished to a very high standard bringing together the traditional features of a large Lakeland residence with contemporary guest accommodation.The house overlooks the tiny hamlet of Hawkshead Hill and the south facing rooms look out on the surrounding fells. The renowned beauty spot of Tarn Hows is within easy walking distance.Summer Hill is an excellent base from which to explore the outstanding natural beauty of the Lake District. You can leave your car in our car park if you wish, and after breakfast, served in in our dining room with its feature fireplace, set off to enjoy the area on foot.Return and relax in the guest lounge or enjoy a well-deserved soak in the four-poster spa bath. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Summer Hill Country House

Address: Hawkshead Hill, Ambleside LA22 0PP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $131 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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Summer Hill Country House Ambleside, Lake District
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