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Banbury, England, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
6 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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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 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
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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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10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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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Thank Tracey M
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
1 review
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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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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171 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

Pet friendly Cyclist and walker friendly, great rooms and lovely breakfast and brilliant hosts what more could you ask for, at most a 10 Minute walk to Hawkshead itself ideally located for Grizedale forest already booked for the New year :-)

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Moncton, Canada
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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Vanessa was an excellent hostess. Although not there when we arrived she had sent me a detailed text. Our rooms were clean and comfortable. The breakfast was excellent, with a great assortment of fresh fruit. Nothing was too much trouble. Since one of our rooms was not booked for the next day, we had a later checkout which allowed for... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We have just returned from a 3 night stay at this lovely B@B. The location is perfect- peaceful with countryside views yet only 10mins walk to Hawkshead village. We stayed in the claife room which has the added benefit of a separate lounge area with TV and drink making facilities. Vanessa is an excellent host- nothing is too much trouble,... More 

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Additional Information about Waterside House

Address: Hannakin, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 OPZ, 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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