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Melrose Guesthouse

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“lake district”(58 reviews)
“b b”(111 reviews)
“guest house”(41 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Free Parking
Pool
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for two nights with two friends for a short walking break. We shared the family room (no 7) which exceeded all our requirements and could recommend it. It was immaculately clean, comfortable with plenty of storage space for all our gear, and there...More

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Response from James N, Owner at Melrose GuesthouseResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you very much for your review. Room 7 has been recently refurbished so Monique and I are very happy you liked the room and it met your expectations, it was great to see you guys and we look forward to your return visit...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

When in doubt, extend a holiday! Travel complexities around the Easter weekend inspired us to extend our stay with Jim and Monique to a full six nights, through all of which we were accommodated in comfort and style. In their first season as owners, they...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Melrose Guesthouse met my requirements for meriting a return visit: 1. Great location with walking distance to Rosebank Mall and restaurants for dinner. 2. Spacious, quiet and clean room with comfortable bed, good climate control. 3. Convenient dinner service and very good breakfast. 4. WE...More

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Response from James N, Owner at Melrose GuesthouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, I think this review belongs to another “Melrose” and I’m guessing as rosebank mall is nearby it refers to Melrose in Johannesburg in South Africa ? (Which is quite a wee bit down the road from Ambleside) 🙂

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were fortunate enough to have a 2 night stay at the Melrose earlier this week. What a great stay we had! We were greeted by a very warm and cheery Jim who made us feel right at home. Our room was full of comfort...More

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Response from James N, Owner at Melrose GuesthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Glad you enjoyed your stay, the Royal Oak has been refurbished recently and has introduced a new menu, it’s one of our regular spots especially on a Sunday night with live entertainment, Monique and I hope to see you guys again in the near...More

Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to the Melrose Guesthouse , we stayed with 3 other couples and our experience as previous was excellent . The rooms are immaculate ! The beds very comfortable excellent quality linens etc. Jim and Monique the owners are lovely people,...More

Thank morgo2212
Response from James N, Owner at Melrose GuesthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, thank you once again for your review Michelle, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your second stay with us, Jim & Monique

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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$113 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$113 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Room 7 is an excellent choice for up to 4 people. The room is very quiet and no street noise was heard during..."
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"All rooms were good."
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"We had room 4 (at the top at the back, very quiet). Room 2 has an original fire place."
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"Only saw our room & our friends room, they were both lovely & comfortable & spotlessly clean"
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