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The White House Guest House

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Clifton, Penrith CA10 2EL, England (Formerly The White House Experience)
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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stopped for one night in July on our way to Scotland and had a most comfortable night sleep,the bed was very comfy. The guest house had some nice personal touches like luxury tolieteries to hand. The guest house itself was in very pleasant surroundings. The room was very clean and the guesthouse had character. There was a friendly welcome... More 

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Chandlers Ford
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here recently on a motorcycle trip. It was a really pleasant night. I was in the little single room; it was clean, comfortable and had everything that I needed. Although not ensuite, I had sole use of the large and well appointed bathroom just across the landing. Breakfast next morning was terrific, thanks Helen! Happy to recommend the... More 

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Thank exilegull
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night in single room. It was a cozy single with tiny floor window and sky window. Comfy bed. Love kettle coffee etc sink and lotion. Big clean separate bathroom. No stand up shower so it is either bath or shower on knees using big cup. Shower attachment only work with cold water. Quiet sleep. TV nice.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night on our way up to Scotland and we were very impressed. I was travelling with my husband,our two girls (12yrs & 10yrs) and two dogs. I had received an email prior to our departure stating we could arrive at anytime and where the key would be if there was no one there to greet us... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

The single room was small but cosy...having everything I needed well filled hospitality tray..not ensuite but had a large private bathroom with bath...there was a great choice for breakfast and lovely fresh fruit...price maybe a little overpriced but it was spotless with a lovely host. ..the white house has lovely views...

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Easily located our room and all seemed fine - we had been driving so were both tired. I took a shower and it was a lovely shower, the room was nice too. The Host popped in to welcome us and offered cutlery for our salads which was thoughtful. She took away our breakfast order and we tried to watch a... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

The White House seemed perfect from the outset as I drove up the gravel drive. The owner was welcoming and the house seemed very characterful. My room was large with a lovely bay window and views across the fields. Warm too. My broom had a shower although I understand some of the rooms have baths but it was perfect for... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

We stayed overnight at the White house as we had a spa day booked at center parcs the next morning. This B & B ticks All The Boxes, the lady of the guest house was warm and friendly, the B & B was spotlessly clean,beds were very comfortable, heating was on,spotless white towels on beds,spotless en-suite in room,quiet nights sleep... More 

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ThewhitehouseCA102EL, Owner at The White House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you ladies for your kind remarks. I hope you enjoyed your Spa Day. Come back soon. Helen More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

Lovely stay at The White House. Very welcoming and friendly. Great, comfortable, family room and a huge and delicious breakfast. Couldn't fault a thing. East to find and a convenient location for exploring the glorious countryside round and about. Will definitely return next time we need a bed near Penrith. Perfect.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

A well appointed guest house. The family room was spacious with what looked like a new en-suite. Very clean and an excellent breakfast. Well placed for access to Penrith and nearby Ullswater. The area has been hit by the recent flooding though, but well signed diversions are in place.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The White House Guest House offers four star accommodation, and is ideal for families, couples and children. Whether on business or pleasure we offer guests comfortable accommodation for visiting the Lake District or a stopover on your journey. The Guest House can be found in the village of Clifton just two miles South of Penrith which is at the junction of the A6, A66 and M6. The property was built in 1765 and retains a cosy cottage feel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White House Guest House

Address: Clifton, Penrith CA10 2EL, England (Formerly The White House Experience)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Penrith
Price Range: $125 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The White House Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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