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Ambleside American-style Compston House B&B

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been visiting Ambleside for many years and stayed in many hotels large and small. We've passed Compton House many times as it has a prime location in the village. It has recently been taken over by an enthusiastic young couple who are gradually upgrading...More

1  Thank Rambler
Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It was a pleasure to host you and we are glad to know you enjoyed your stay (and the pancakes). We appreciate your comments regarding the parking situation in Ambleside. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from Compston Guest House this evening after a two night stay. This was our second stay here but the first time under the new ownership of Meg and John. We stayed in one of the newly refurbished rooms and although we liked the...More

1  Thank Jamiecrossley
Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! Reading this has really made our day! We are so glad you enjoyed our newly refurbished room and the new amenities and don't worry, the pancakes will be here as...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 3rd visit here and after experiencing other B and B/ hotel stays in Ambleside would strongly recommend. Great location/price/service. Very friendly and clean, great breakfast with delicious pancakes, quiet (which others are not in my experience) and homely feel. Will definitely return...More

Thank alston
Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review! It was a pleasure to welcome you again and we look forward to next time! Take care, Meg and John

Reviewed May 9, 2018

We were in one of the 'de-themed' refurbished rooms, that was truly excellent. Light and unbelievably clean. Really good linen. Top quality complementaries. Really friendly owners. And to finish off with a really excellently made fresh pancake (with fresh blueberries) for breakfast).More

Thank Patrick004
Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded May 11, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are so glad you found our newly refurbished room to be enjoyable and that you enjoyed your stay. Your comments really mean the world to us and we thank you a lot for taking the time to review your...More

Reviewed April 30, 2018

We have just returned from a weekend in Ambleside, we stayed at Compston House. We greeted by the owners who couldn't do enough for us, we were given a parking permit straight away and also recommended a place to eat with a 10% discount (...More

Thank david s
Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded May 11, 2018

Thank you for such a lovely review. It was a pleasure to host you and to know you thought the room was perfect is just the feedback we are striving for! Thanks you for your comments regarding breakfast too, they really mean a lot! Hope...More

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Guy155021
June 11, 2018|
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Response from Compston | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We only have 4 double rooms, 4 king rooms and 1 single room. No rooms have two beds. Hope this helps and if we can be any further assistance please don't hesitate to contact us. Kind... More
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sharonlouis6
April 23, 2017|
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Yes, we are near public transportation. You can take a bus (a 10 minute ride) or taxi from the Windermere rail station to get to Ambleside. The lake is walking distance, We are in Ambleside town centre, so all the... More
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penelope h
October 10, 2014|
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Sorry, but we do not accept pets, as many people are allergic.
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