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    Nab Cottage

    Rydal, Ambleside LA22 9SD, England
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    2017-12-24 2017-12-25
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    • Excellent60%
    • Very good19%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible9%
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    “sitting room” (5 reviews)
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    Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

    I had the pleasure of leading a dance weekend at this wonderful venue two weeks ago. What a find! The staff were all warm, welcoming and friendly who went out of their way to accommodate all our needs. The rooms were warm, clean and cosy:...More

    Thank Judydances
    Reviewed 18 October 2017

    This place was dreadful. Shocked at how bad it was as reviews state good!! This place was seriously tired, dirty, unhealthy and unsafe! There were no locks on bedroom doors, we had to almost kick the door to gain entry!! Bedding/pillows old and appeared dirty....More

    5  Thank I-do-italia
    Reviewed 9 July 2017

    This is a very cozy old house with small rooms and oblique flooring. Have been there twice and then got wonderful rooms with a most beautiful view over the lake. Some rooms have shared bathroom and some en suite. In the sitting room they light...More

    1  Thank Gun M
    Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

    Nab cottage is situated by the beautiful Rydal water and our room (7) had a stunning view of the water and the mountain behind. It's located near Rydal (walking distance) and grassmere (5 minute drive) both of which have some lovely restaurants, we loved the...More

    Thank AdsGP
    Reviewed 30 November 2016

    I adore staying at Nab cottage, it is a peaceful, inviting sanctuary - Tim, Liz and the staff are always generous and attentive and ready to help with any requests. The building is a treasure trove and the rooms are cosy and clean. The food...More

    Thank Sophie Jane M
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    • Ambleside
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    "all the rooms very similar"
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    "choose a room with view over the lake"
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    "there is a some road noise in the front rooms if you retire early or rise late - these have the view"
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    "Whilst in a beautiful location, the cottage is on a road, so rooms at the front will inevitably be noisier..."
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