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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across School House Cottage whilst visiting Hawkshead for the first time in search for a cup of tea. It is set slightly out of the village which makes it very quiet and peaceful. We were welcomed with a warm hello and directed to one of the tables in the beautiful garden. There were 3 cake options on the... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got a fantastic welcome from Steve, tea, cakes in the summer house. Our double bed was ok. However the room was so small I could touch the wall with my fingers when my elbow was on the bed, there was damp stains on the wall above the wardrobe and cobwebs in the en-suite, the ensuite was so small that when... More 

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Thank Phil L
Shartoria, Owner at School House Cottage, responded to this review

Hi phil, Thanks or your comments about your stay, I just need to know what name it was booked under and what date in July you stayed with us, as we dont seem to have your name on the booking system (maybe you booked it undr a different name?) We value your comments . The Trust will not let us... More 

Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We had such a comfortable stay, in a beautiful location, with extremely lovely hosts. The place is great for a quiet stay amongst nature. The summer garden is lovely to relax. Couldn't ask for more :)

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Thank francescaaikman
Shartoria, Owner at School House Cottage, responded to this review

Hello Guests, Many thanks for your lovely review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and will come back soon to stay Kind regards Sharon & Steve cooke More 

Selby, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Warm welcome on arrival from Steve, tea, coffee & cake served in the sun pavilion. In the morning another warm welcome from Sharon followed by an excellent breakfast. A great location close to the village centre and lovely views of the surrounding areas. Good base for exploring the surrounding walks and sites.

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Thank Ken H
Shartoria, Owner at School House Cottage, responded to this review

Hello Guests, Many thanks for your lovely review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and will come back soon to stay Kind regards Sharon & Steve cooke More 

London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

From the moement we arrived Steve and Sharon couldn't have been more welcoming. Our room was large airy clean and very comfortable with a large powerful shower. Breakfast was yummy and very hearty. Would not hesitate to stay here again close to lovely walks and ammeties we will be back

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Thank Dawn D
Shartoria, Owner at School House Cottage, responded to this review

Hello Guests, Many thanks for your lovely review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and will come back soon to stay Kind regards Sharon & Steve cooke More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights. The owners are just amazing. Very helpful. Loved their hospitality. It's a cute little place. Very clean. Would be good if the room was a bit more spacious. Good breakfast. Very relaxing ! Beautiful surroundings. Lots to explore around and in Hawkshead. Would go back again!

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Thank Umme A
Shartoria, Owner at School House Cottage, responded to this review

Hello Guests, Many thanks for your lovely review, If you ever decided to visit us again our rooms 1 or 2 would be better for you, as they are a lot more spacious and overlook the garden and summer house. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind regards Sharon & Steve cooke More 

Redhill
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22 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

We enjoyed a lovely 3 night stay here in May – the b&b is in a fantastic location and the owners are relaxed and friendly. Rooms are clean and spacious, and the breakfast was a great filling start to every day. Afternoon tea and cake was lovely after a long day walking or cycling! There’s lots to do in the... More 

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Thank Carlyn A
Shartoria, Owner at School House Cottage, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Many thanks for the lovely review you we really appreciate your review. we hope that you will come back and stay with us very soon. Kind regards Sharon & Steve More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

This was a lovely b and b. The room was light and airy and had a good sized bathroom with a large shower. We were in the Headmasters Room with a view of the garden. The breakfast room was clean and neat but as we were the only guests in it was a bit too quiet but Steve our host... More 

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Thank Isobel D
Shartoria, Owner at School House Cottage, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Many thanks for the lovely review you we really appreciate your review. we hope that you will come back and stay with us very soon. Kind regards Sharon & Steve More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

What can I say bar amazing Me and my partner hit flood water just outside of hawkshead due to recent bad flooding... we were told School House Cottage had vacancies.. No where or no one has ever made us feel so welcomed. Steven and Sharon are gueniunely lovely people without them we would have been literally stranded.. the room was... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

We stayed for 2 nights, our room was lovely, very clean & comfortable overlooking the beautiful garden. Steve & Sharon are very friendly & welcoming making you feel right at home. Tea & cakes served in the garden room was very welcome treat & breakfast was lovely. We would definately stay again. Thanks Steve & Sharon

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Within the picturesque Lake District village of Hawkshead,School House Cottage offer you luxury bed and breakfast in a tranquil setting. With a warm and friendly welcome and to help ensure your break is a relaxing one. We offer Evening meal service on request. Menus are in all rooms to peruse through. If you are arriving late and require a meal, please let us know when booking. We offer a silver service afternoon tea for family celebrations(Birthday's/Anniversarys and specdial occasions we can include flowers, Champagne and chocolates of your choice at additional cost.) ... more   less 

Additional Information about School House Cottage

Address: School House Cottage Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0NT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside > Hawkshead
Price Range: $91 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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