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Hillsdale in Ambleside

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Church Street, Ambleside LA22 0BT, England
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Ayr, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stepping inside we were greeted with a warm welcome from our hosts, who throughout could not have been more helpful and friendly. The guesthouse is very centrally situated which lends itself very well for dining out, recommendations for which were readily given by our hosts. Our room was very comfortable and each morning we could look forward to an excellent... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were at Hillsdale for three nights,location was great for us,reserved parking took stress away,and the lovely welcome from George and Lindsey we could not have asked for more.Our room was clean,as for the breakfast,we looked forward to it each morning,peppery mushrooms really enjoyed them,the eggs prepared to perfection yummy.Nothing was too much to ask,thank you for making our stay... More 

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Thank nhadolls
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hillsdale is in an ideal location for both the town of Ambleside & the starting point for exploring the local fells. George & Lyndsay made us very welcome, with hearty breakfasts to start our day. Loved the extra touches in our room, which was well decorated. Going back in October, so must be good!

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Thank Walking89
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 3rd time that we have experienced the hospitality and friendliness of both Lindsey and George at Hillsdale, on this 4 night stay - cleanliness of the room impeccable and the breakfast is by far the best that we have tasted, especially those peppery mushrooms and scrambled eggs! Centrally located with a reserved parking space ensures that we... More 

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Thank Mike H
HillsdaleAmbleside, Owner at Hillsdale in Ambleside, responded to this review

Hi Mike and Lindsey - we must say, we love the title of your review here! Very topical for the moment :0) We also love the brilliant things you have said about your trip to stay with us again at Hillsdale. How flattering for us is it that you find our breakfast by far the best that you have tasted... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We received a very warm welcome by both George and Lindsay and they were very helpful throughout our stay of six nights. The cleaniness of our room was excellent as was the restaurant. Every morning we had an excellent breakfast cooked to perfection with peppery mushrooms to die for!!

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HillsdaleAmbleside, Owner at Hillsdale in Ambleside, responded to this review

Many thanks to you for posting this lovely review for us. We are delighted to read that you had a good time staying with us, despite the inclement weather last week :0( We loved having you stay with us too - and have thought of you each morning when cooking the mushrooms! Very flattered to know you liked them so... More 

Leighton Buzzard
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57 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for three nights, visiting Ambleside for a wedding. The welcome was genuine and our room (room 7) - delightful. It is the attention to detail that makes Hillside so special - the clock radio, the beautiful toiletries you actually WANT to use, the lovely towels and bed linen - and everything spotlessly clean. George and Lindsey had... More 

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HillsdaleAmbleside, Owner at Hillsdale in Ambleside, responded to this review

Hi again Becky. A huge thank you to you for posting such an amazing review for us on here. Wow, we are so very flattered to read all the brilliant things you have said about Hillsdale and us too! We are delighted to know that you had such a great experience staying here for the wedding weekend. Just one point... More 

Stockport, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hillsdale and its friendly and welcoming hosts, George and Lindsey, has everything you need for a stay in Ambleside. As well as being centrally placed on a quiet road only a couple of minutes walk from the shops and some excellent pubs and restaurants, it has its own off-street parking situated in a quiet side road next to the nearby... More 

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HillsdaleAmbleside, Owner at Hillsdale in Ambleside, responded to this review

Aww, what a super review from you two! Thank you so very much for all the lovely things you have written here. We are really pleased to know that we have ticked all the right boxes for you and are always pleased to have you returning time and again. We look forward to your next visit. George and Lindsey :0) More 

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 nights at Hillsdalle,our only regret is that we could'nt stay longer.We stayed in room 5 top floor with views to Wansfell Pike,which we later conquered. Drop off your bags then park in a secure parking area a 2 minute walk from the b&b.Our room was clean, warm and welcoming,no problems at all sleeping.Hair dryer,mirror,tea & coffee making... More 

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HillsdaleAmbleside, Owner at Hillsdale in Ambleside, responded to this review

Well Steve and Farida, You told us you would be writing a review for us and this is a smasher! You two were brilliant guests and it was so lovely to feel the appreciation of the things we do, the decor and the breakfasts. You were so complimentary whilst you were here - it is what makes this occupation so... More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We descided to stay for 5 nights after reading the amazing reviews and we were not dissapointed! The room was super clean and tidy, large and with a very comfy bed. Location was perfect right in the middle of ambleside. Superb cooked breakfast to order (!), very rich and varied, with high attention to details and special requests made by... More 

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HillsdaleAmbleside, Owner at Hillsdale in Ambleside, responded to this review

Super compliments from lovely guests. Thank you so much for such a great review on here We too are really pleased that you decided to stay with us for five nights and that you loved the breakfasts. It was our pleasure to have you here. Thank you again from both of us - Lindsey and George :0) More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just stayed for one night at Hillsdale, such a lovely stay! Nice rooms and tasty breakfast, excellent location, but our favourite part was the brilliant customer service from George & Lindsey. We were greeted very warmly by Lindsey and George had some great tips for walks nearby, he knew just what we were looking for! Free parking and wifi also... More 

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HillsdaleAmbleside, Owner at Hillsdale in Ambleside, responded to this review

How lovely of you to take the time to post a review for us on here - even after only a one night stay. We are always so pleased to know that our guests had a good time staying with us and we thank you for showing your appreciation on here. It would be lovely to see you again soon... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This charming Visit Britain 4*Bed and Breakfast property, with free off-road parking for each room, is conveniently situated in Ambleside town centre in the very heart of the English Lake District, Wainwright's Walking Country. The beautiful waters of Windermere, Rydal and Grasmere are within easy walking distance as are the historic homes of Wordsworth, Ruskin and Beatrix Potter. Each room has been individually styled - as the B&B has been created from an original Lakeland Stone townhouse, so typical of Ambleside, no room is the same shape or size, but we hope that each one is as comfortable, attractive and pleasing as the next! All rooms have either a double or king sized bed, newly refurbished en-suite shower room and flat screen TV. Hospitality trays, hairdryers, wine glasses and corkscrew come as standard. Free wi-fi is available. Prices include a selection of breakfast choices. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hillsdale in Ambleside

Address: Church Street, Ambleside LA22 0BT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $111 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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