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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How refreshing to find a B&B that is both homely and (virtually) chintz-free. The bedroom decor is lovely and we settled into our comfortable little suite very quickly. Most other boxes are ticked too: friendly but unobtrusive proprietors, generous breakfasts, convenient location with surprisingly little traffic noise, and easy parking. We also enjoyed our free passes to the excellent Salutation...

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Morecambe
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Just spent a lovely weekend in Ambleside staying at the Wordsworth Guest House. Couldn't fault it! Perfect location , lovely friendly hosts, immaculately furnished and tastefully decorated with attention to detail. Super breakfasts with free parking at the back. Will definitely be back.

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Indiana
Reviewed September 10, 2016

I had a very nice stay at the Wordsworths Guest House. It was beautifully decorated, with a heavenly double bed in the single room. The breakfasts were excellent, with plenty of options. Most importantly, Anna was wonderfully helpful and friendly. I would definitely stay again!

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Dunblane, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Spent a weekend here in August. Reception was warm and the whole place was well decorated and fresh. We were in a twin room at the front of the building which was occasionally a little bit noisy until around 12:45 as people dispersed from locals pubs. Passing traffic wasn't too much of an issue. Breakfast was very good and ample...

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Wales
Reviewed July 18, 2016

Great owner, a very warm welcome, lovely well planted garden, parking at rear. We booked the suite on the top floor which had a separate room with sofa (very handy for giving each other a bit of space when showering and changing etc). Two TVs. Although both rooms were not huge, they were very well thought out so seemed larger....

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Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

My sister and I visited the Lake District for a few days. This guest house is ideally situated in the town of Ambleside. Our twin room was spotlessly clean and tastefully decorated. The ensuite was tiny, but adequate, the only drawback was the sink was situated in the bedroom. Breakfast consisted of a choice of cereals, juices and a full...

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

I stayed 2 nights with a friend who was swimming in the Great North Swim in Windermere. Anna and Paul were also swimming but ensured her needs were met by providing breakfast earlier than advertised and giving advice on places to eat etc. They were friendly and genuinely interested in what she was doing and in the times she had...

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Aldershot, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 6, 2016

Lovely stay at the guest house for two nights. Friendly and helpful service.The room was clean, comfortable and nicely decorated. Really couldn't fault it and I would definitely stay here again. Conveniently close to several restaurants and pubs.

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 2, 2016

Wonderful, comfortable Guest House. Fabulous breakfast, easy parking. anna and Paul were wonderful hosts. In central Ambleside, so easy for walking to restaurants etc in the evening. Would be happy to recommend this to anyone.

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Horsham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 22, 2016

I stayed here with 4 friends when we were on a walking trip. The rooms were very clean and the owners couldn't do enough for us We were staying away one night and asked for a late breakfast at 11am when we returned. However we got back at 12! Despite the owner Paul just about to go rustled up pots...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Wordsworths Guest House

Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $84 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“we booked the top floor suite, it faces the road but you hear nothing”
 of 5 bubbles 626shirleyb, Apr 26, 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 was great”
 of 5 bubbles joyandphilb, Apr 24, 2016 | Read review
“It's Just Nice.....”
 of 5 bubbles tonytaylor_477, Mar 26, 2015 | Read review
“We had a twin but requested a super kingsize free of charge well worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles alextC9608GW, Feb 3, 2015 | Read review
“Contact Anna direct!!!”
 of 5 bubbles davido342, Sep 1, 2014 | Read review
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