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Highfield Bed & Breakfast

Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 ODB, England
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stevenage
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I had lovely conversations with Norman, one of the proprietors, who did his utmost to ensure that our stay was a happy one. Loved the breakfasts, and the fact that you could "design your own" in advance, ticking off what you wanted from a list and giving it in the night before. I obviously must get out more, because the... More 

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oohsun
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

We booked the Highfield through the tourist information centre. Outstanding b&b the best we have ever stayed in. The rooms are immaculately clean as is the whole house. The beds are super comfy and the breakfast was 5* the owners certainly know how to run a friendly establishment. Plenty of hot water and good shower. Ample parking in the large... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

An ideal place to stay that we were lucky to find. The owners were so welcoming and anxious to ensure we had all we needed. Breakfast was fresh and delicious, room very clean and comfortable and the location ideal for walking into town. We hope to return one day.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Very well situated in Ambleside with lots of pubs and restaurants nearby this is a very cosy and friendly B and B. OK ....so my double room was on the small side but it's immaculately clean and with a nice view of Ambleside church. You pick what you fancied for breakfast the night before - and it was made to... More 

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Highfield-Ambleside, Owner at Highfield Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

It was the Great North Swim weekend with 10,000 visitors to the area so we did not want to let one of our three double guest rooms for single occupancy. The Tourist Information Centre said the person making the booking was happy to pay the double occupancy rate and had been informed it was a small room. We did try... More 

Barnsley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

Great location, easy access for sight seeing. The B&B was exceptionally clean and the breakfast was presented with care and of good quality. The bacon was the best I have ever tasted. Our hosts Carole and Norman were very welcoming and helpful with local information. We would definately stay there again if we were to visit the Lakes in the... More 

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2011

Stayed at The Highfield B&B for two nights in May. Great location for walking into town or a stroll to lake Windermere. Free parking at the rear is a definite plus in Ambleside . The accomodation was excellent . We had a bedroom at the front of the property which was spacious and nicely decorated. Breakfast was plentiful and freshly... More 

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tamworth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2011

What a fantastic B& B , perfect location 200yards from town center, off road parking , filling breakfast that hits the spot along with all its trimmings, spotlessly clean and Carole and Norman made us feel very welcome and were excellent hosts. I,ll definitely be booking with them in the future. Carole also offers special rates and deals throughout the... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2009

I have stayed at Highfield with my boyf several times now and would highly recommend. It's a traditional b&b a minute's walk away from the chocolate-box town centre. A big plus with this b&b is the off-road parking. Another - very important - plus is the quality of the breakfasts. Lots of choice, from fresh fruit and yoghurts to poached... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Visit England bed & breakfast. Central location in Ambleside providing clean, warm and comfortable double and twin ensuite rooms. Beautiful walks start at the front door. Close to bus stop, 5 miles to Windermere rail station, 1 mile to shores of Lake Windermere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highfield Bed & Breakfast

Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 ODB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Highfield Bed & Breakfast Ambleside, Lake District
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