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    Wanslea Guesthouse

    Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
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    03/07/2017 04/07/2017
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Overview
          • Excellent74%
          • Very good18%
          • Average5%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          “arabian room” (38 reviews)
          “spa bath” (50 reviews)
          “rock and roll” (20 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          The Fisherbeck
          527 reviews
          #5 of 12 hotels in Ambleside
           
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This B&B was average. The room was rather small, and had an uncomfortable bathroom-nowhere to put your stuff, mirror placed at the wrong heights, no shower gel provided) whose floor needed a good sweep. It was clean enough in every other respect. It felt like...More

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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Stayed here recently for a couple of nights. The room was clean and facilities excellent even towels were changed after 1 night . The owner was welcoming and helpful . Breakfast was really good with fresh fruit salad as well as full range of cooked...More

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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          We stayed in the 4 post theme room and it was Fantastic, the bed was lovely and the breakfast was just what we needed before a big hike, very friendly atmosphere and would absolutely recommend to anyone walking the district!

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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We stayed here for two nights on our recent visit to Ambleside. We were made very welcome by Richard, the owner. Our room was clean and comfortable and breakfast was excellent. We would recommend this as a good place to stay.

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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We stayed in the Arabian Room (9) which was very comfortable with enough space. The room and bathroom were kept very clean on a daily basis and breakfast was delicious (especially the poached eggs!) We managed to park 4 out of the 5 nights we...More

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          The Fisherbeck
          527 reviews
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          Lake House
          582 reviews
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          Amenities
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$64 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
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          • Cumbria >
          • Lake District >
          • Ambleside
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          • Wanslea Guesthouse Hotel Ambleside
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Beachboy190928
          Do you have secure storage for cycles
          12 May 2017|
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          Response from justjosmoe | Reviewed this property |
          hi. I was a guest there so I've no idea sorry. But the owners were lovely and very accommodating so if you ring I imagine they could sort it.
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          HLBennett7
          Do you have free parking?
          31 July 2016|
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          Response from steevBristol | Reviewed this property |
          There is free parking on site but it is very limited and not easy to manoeuvre. There is paid parking close by, but also free parking overnight on the opposite side of the road - the guest house will provide you with a... More
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          "Themed rooms with bath are ideal if you want a nice soak after a lot of walking!"
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          "All rooms are quiet - new windows have reduced the noise in the rooms at the front of the building."
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          "The Africa room has a jacuzzi bath and a distant view of the lake although it is at the front of the house so..."
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          "Go for the themed rooms. Jacuzzi bath was a god send after a long days walking"
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