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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Waterside House sits in an idyllic tranquil location just a short walk from Hawkshead. The accommodation is ideal for both those with and without a dog. Vanessa offers a friendly and relaxed stay at Waterside. Esthwaite lake is just a short walk away. Stayed in the barn which is excellent value for money with its separate entrance and own lounge.... More 

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vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House, responded to this review

Thank you for your generous remarks. It was lovely to meet you. I think you timed your trip very well as we have just come out of a torrential weekend. I gather, however, another heat wave is on the way, fingers crossed! Take care and thank you for finding Waterside. Vanessa More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 3rd visit here at Waterside and as always, we are so well looked after. This time we have stayed for 7 days and will be sad to leave tomorrow. Vanessa ' s breakfasts are amazing and so much choice, we have never had better anywhere. We have stayed in different rooms at different times here and they... More 

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vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House, responded to this review

Thank you... It would certainly be a pleasure to have you back again. I like starting my day with plenty of giggles and certainly you offered that! I hope those rosties have left a lasting impression. Have a wonderful rest of the holidays, take care, Vanessa. More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent one night at Waterside House in June. The house is fabulous, lovely wobbly walls and floors. Our room was pristine, spotless bathroom and a and added bonus of a small lounge/sitting room. Vanessa was a fabulous host, nothing was a problem. The breakfast was delicious, so much to chose from before the full cooked breakfast arrived! Waterside House... More 

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vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. It would be lovely to see you again and thank you for being such Fab guests. See you again soon hopefully. Take care, Vanessa. More 

Banbury, England, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Wow what a wonderful stay. Vanessa could not have been nicer and more helpful. The setting is idyllic and so near the shores of Esthwaite Water which made dog walking a dream The breakfast was superb. The room even had wine glasses as well as proper glass tumblers as well as bathroom tumblers. Please let Vanessa know when you book... More 

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vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. Best of luck for three months time (or so, I think). Very exiting stuff if all goes to plan! Fond regards, Vanessa. More 

Chesham, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Just returned home after a lovely stay at the Waterside House B&B. We would definitely recommend this place to anyone! Vanessa was very friendly and welcoming, the room was very comfortable, spotlessly clean and nicely decorated. We were a group of 3 adults (couple and one extra) and The Barn was perfect for us, living area downstairs with sofa bed... More 

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vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House, responded to this review

Thank you Laura, really lovely review. I am so pleased, having made such a long journey, you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your lovely tip as you left as well, very generous and very much appreciated. Considering I put the egg on the wrong plate, Oh and I couldn't believe I found mushrooms in the oven whilst cleaning it... More 

Durham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Lovely room,very clean and a wonderful hostess in Vanessa. We had a Marvellous breakfast with an array of choice. The village is just a short stroll away and Esthwaite water is a minute walk away from the lovely residents garden we will definitely return. Thanks Vanessa Geoff & Amanda

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vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House, responded to this review

Thanks guys, it was terrific to see you. I am so pleased the Croft was full!! I think you got the most glorious weekend of the year so far, long may it last. The seats for the back garden, that Ed mentioned, arrived the day you left, typical hah. You will have to come back sometime to check them out... More 

Warrington, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

This was our second visit to Waterside House. Unfortunately the weather wasn't as kind this time, but we still had a lovely, relaxing break. The Waterside has everything you would expect from a high standard B+B with the advantage that each room has a sitting area, with the barn in particular being almost like a self catering unit. Very comfortable... More 

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vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it was lovely to see you again. It is so nice to see the returning guests, it shows we must be doing something right and I certainly appreciate that. I am also pleased the rain did not put you off!! You never know what you are going to get when you come to cumbria it... More 

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Vanessa was a fantastic host throughout our stay, the room was immaculate and the breakfast was one of the best I've had, we will definitely be returning. The views from the room was lovely and the close amenities such as the local pubs were great as well.

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vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House, responded to this review

Thanks, so much for your review, it was a pleasure to have you stay. I hope the treat of the spa passes and food at the Kings arms (with their little discount) made for a terrific Birthday and one to remember. Take care, hopefully we shall see again sometime. Vanessa More 

Edgworth, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic room- plenty of space, immaculate and extremely homely. Delicious breakfast- loved the sausages! Offered 'seconds' if desired... Beautiful location- the feeling of 'in the middle of no where' but only a very short walk from the village. Amazing host/owner- Vanessa couldn't do enough for us. We will definitely return!!!

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vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely kind words. I definitely do not want anyone to leave breakfast with space in their belly so I am very pleased you found breakfast was adequate and yes always happy to give more! I know we are so lucky to be here, to wake up to the birds singing in a location so... More 

guisborough
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Lovely room ,which had everything we could possibly need . We were situated on the ground floor so had our own key for access from outside ,which was excellent . Very welcoming , helpful hostess during stay. Breakfast was excellent .Beautiful situation with lovely views.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Waterside House

Address: Waterside House Hannakin, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0PZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside > Hawkshead
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Waterside House Hawkshead, Lake District
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