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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this weekend, had a wonderful time. Location was perfect for us, countryside views and woken by sheep and horses. Hosts were very friendly, had good advice for places to visit and were very welcoming. Breakfast was scrummy, good menu and daily specials. By far the best part of the breakfast was the homemade lemon curd.... wow! Pub opposite has...

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Jo-Anne W, Owner at The Hill, responded to this review

What a delight to read your review - thank you so much! We look forward to welcoming you back to The Hill when you next visit the beautiful Lake District. We will even try to arrange better weather! Thank you again for such lovely comments

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here Monday to Friday it was a good location about a 5 min drive to Windermere town It offers a small car park and is kept clean and warm The rooms are cosy and comfortable with en suite, drink making and tv Breakfast is very good and the couple who run this are very nice and friendly and...

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Jo-Anne W, Owner at The Hill, responded to this review

It was lovely to read your review and to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. We appreciate your positive feedback about The Hill. We take pride in catering to our guests' needs in the best way we can. We enjoyed meeting you and we hope to see you again in the future.

Malta
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Big thanks goes to Jo-Anne, for her hospitality and good service. We really enjoyed our stay and felt at home. The room was very nice and clean! We just loved it. Moreover, it was very close to Windermere. Definitely a stay not to miss! :)

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Jo-Anne W, Owner at The Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and awarding us a five star rating. We enjoyed meeting you and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay both with us and in the wonderful lake district, you certainly made the most of your time here. Your kind and positive comments are very much appreciated and we hope to see you again in...

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Friendly B&B in good setting good breakfast nice lounge with all freeview channels good rooms to stay in fair price for area good eating pub ' windmill ' across the road easy access to Windermere and Kendal would stay again

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Jo-Anne W, Owner at The Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and taking the time to comment on your stay. We love hearing back from our guests and how they found their stay with us. We hope you will stay with us again when you next visit The Lake District.

Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 12, 2016

We recently stayed at The Hill for 2 nights. We stayed in a lovely room, Iris, which is at the rear of the property and was very comfortable and spotlessly clean. There was a hot drinks tray which only had UHT milk although on arrival I asked for some fresh milk and Jo-Anne brought me some. There is a residents...

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Jo-Anne W, Owner at The Hill, responded to this review

It was lovely to read your review and to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your room and our breakfast food. We look forward to making your next visit as enjoyable as your first! Thank you once again

Reviewed October 10, 2016

Stopped at the The Hill for two nights, we received a very warm welcome on a arrival the house and room were very clean and had everything we needed. The breakfast was great and cooked to order unlike most hotels! The pub within a 2 minutes walk served good reasonably priced food so there was no need to drive in...

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Jo-Anne W, Owner at The Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and awarding us a five star rating. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are delighted with your feedback and look forward to welcoming you back to The Hill, when you next visit the beautiful Lake District. Thank you once again for your kind comments

Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at The Hill for 2 nights and we were very pleased with our accommodation, the double room had everything you need and some extra touches. We both had a great nights sleep and were greeted by Jo Anne who cooked us a superb Cumbrian breakfast and a full English and the home made jam was to die for...

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Jo-Anne W, Owner at The Hill, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review, your comments are very much appreciated. We love hearing back from our guests, it makes all our efforts worth so much more when we know that you have enjoyed your stay. We are delighted that you enjoyed your breakfast and that you had a good nights sleep. We hope to see you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 17, 2016

We had a really lovely stay at The Hill for just one night, though we wished it could have been longer! We arrived later than expected and starving but were directed to a very convenient pub literally just across the road. We were in a gorgeous little room that looks out onto a stables just next door with beautiful show...

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Jo-Anne W, Owner at The Hill, responded to this review

Thank you very much for submitting a review for The Hill. It is always a pleasure to read positive and complimentary feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your room and our food. We hope to see you again in the future.

Chester
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at The Hill in Ings near Windermere for 2 nights for our weekend break. Th house is easy to find as you come into Ings village. A gravel drive took us up to the back yard which can park 5 cars. Check in is through the front of house - just ring the door bell. We were met...

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Jo-Anne W, Owner at The Hill, responded to this review

What a treat to read your review and to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us- thank you so much! We love hearing back from our guests and how they found their stay with us, your kind and positive comments are very much appreciated and we hope to see you again in the future. Thank you once again.

Newbury, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 23, 2016

On the main road it's easy to find, a lovely B& B with everything you could want. Hosts are fantastic, made us really feel welcome. Breakfast was better than expected, large choice, local produce and large portions, there is also an option to have a takeaway breakfast if you need to leave early. There is a pub across the road...

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Jo-Anne W, Owner at The Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for The Hill and to comment on your stay. We are delighted that you enjoyed our breakfast food. We always try to ensure that our guests will enjoy their visit to this beautiful area and their stay at The Hill. We hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a 4 star guest accommodation and have been awarded a Silver Award by Visit Britain for providing exceptional quality in all areas but in particular in service and hospitality. The traditionally-built Lakeland-stone house, built in the early 1800’s as a gentleman's residence, sits in a magnificent topiary garden featured in “English Topiary Gardens” by Ethane Clarke and George Wright, backed by a stream and overlooking the indigenous country side. The atmosphere is relaxed and tranquil.Ings Village is also the home of the Watermill Inn, CAMRA award winning pub with a national reputation for good food and real ales. With this in mind we only offer B&B. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hill

Address: Ings Village, Ings LA8 9QQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ings
Price Range: $81 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Hill 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Iris is a lovely, comfortable room at the rear of the property.”
 of 5 bubbles mrsd962, Oct 12, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in rose room which was a twin overlooking the front garden”
 of 5 bubbles 112AnneB, Jun 23, 2016 | Read review
“Quiet and friendly”
 of 5 bubbles Tracyannc, Jun 22, 2016 | Read review
“Two large double rooms and one smaller that is less expensive. If you have preference best to telephone Joanne and Gerry.”
 of 5 bubbles T9944PCjamesw, Jun 18, 2016 | Read review
“they are all great”
 of 5 bubbles bigkev2013, Mar 14, 2016 | Read review
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