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West Vale Country House

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Arundel, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Has been refurbished to extremely high standard in a beautiful tranquil location. Tad pricey but we'll worth it. Damien is great host. Just loved it ! Can't wait to be back and must be feeling generous sharing with you all 😁

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The thing about traveling is, you get so busy after you get home, you often don't get around to writing reviews, especially the nice ones. But I would be very sorry not to write the review that this Bed and Breakfast deserves. First off, everything in West Vale Country House is beautifully and recently remodeled. The colors are absolutely lovely--lots... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Lake District is full of overpriced, slightly crusty B+Bs where the location, not the quality, justifies the price. West Vale is different. The traditional house has been recently refurbished in a bright and contemporary style. The rooms are bright, the bathrooms modern and the bed comfortable. Breakfast was superb. Damien seems to run the place (cooking, cleaning, managing) singlehandedly... More 

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely country house with fabulous views, furnished to a very high standard. Lovely and clean. The Cuckoo Brow Inn is just around the corner and a lovely place to have dinner. Ideally situated near to lovely villages.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time, very clean, recently modernised. Excellent host and owner very friendly couldn't do enough for you, he even took us down to the village as we couldn't get a taxi. Lovely breakfast. Would definitely recommend.

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Tallebudgera, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great countryside guest house that we found on our travels through England recently. Damien was a wonderful host - very friendly and hospitable, taking the time to suggest local dining options for our overnight stay, and cooking up a delicious breakfast the next morning. Our room was on the corner of the first floor where we had a picturesque... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

From the minute we walked through the door until we left we felt relaxed, comfortable and admirably looked after by Damien. Fabulous property in tip top condition, excellent food and great location. Already re-booked for our next trip....

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Beautiful property Laura Ashley decor & all very new furnishings . Calm surroundings & lovely viws. 2 mins walk or 12 mins to local pubs. Friendly owner. Brilliant weagher enabled us to sit in one of several alcoves in the sunken garden. Could have had drinks served if we wished .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights in this beautifully presented house. The young and enthusiastic owner was helpful and attentive. We stayed in the Junior suite on the top floor which was lovely - bright and very comfortable, but the open plan loo was interesting and the shower would benefit from a pump. Our daughter had an equally comfortable double room on... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay at the West Vale Country House. We arrived fairly late in the evening due to heavy traffic but we were instantly welcomed by Damian who was very helpful in recommending places to eat nearby. The nearest pub (just 2 minutes walk) is superb, we ended up eating there both nights as the food... More 

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled deep in the heart of the Lake District National Park on the edge of the village of Far Sawrey you will find West Vale Country House an idyillic small retreat where you can escape and leave your cares behind This stunning location overlooks Grizedale Forest The Old Man of Coniston and the surrounding area is a pot-pourri of cultural historical and architectural gems as Beatrix Potters Cottage Brantwood Holker Hall Dove Cottage and Levens Hall ... more   less 

Additional Information about West Vale Country House

Address: Far Sawrey, Ambleside LA22 0LQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $119 - $192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — West Vale Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
West Vale County Hotel
West Vale County Ambleside
West Vale Country House Ambleside, Lake District
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