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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

Booked last minute via the Web. A lovely welcome from Darren and a super cosy room with a wonderfully comfy four poster bed. Warm welcoming and relaxing. The log burner in the guest lounge was an enticing bonus. Breakfast was superb. The nicest bacon we have had in a long time. A wonderful stay we would happily repeat. Thankyou ex...

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Reviewed 5 January 2015 via mobile

My wife and I along with our 2 dogs had a wonderful and relaxing 5 night stay with an unforgettable New Years eve party thrown in.All other recent reviews have this one covered. Darren and Roz are excellent hosts making you feel at home from the minute you arrive. The bedrooms are spotless with ours having a proper 4 poster...

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darren p, Manager at Ivy Guest House, responded to this review

Looking forward to meeting Pippa and Poppy again and sharing our next new year party 2015 with you and Helen See you all soon

Reviewed 3 January 2015

Excellent Bed & Breakfast this is our 5th visit and would not stay anywhere else. Roz and Daz are so friendly and welcoming. The rooms are spotless and the breakfast is fantastic. We went up for New Year and had a great time, as did the other guests.

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darren p, Manager at Ivy Guest House, responded to this review

Here's to the next New Year....Glad you enjoyed your time See you soon Darren & Roz

Worksop, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2014 via mobile

We received a friendly welcome from Darren. The house and rooms are nicely decorated and look great at Christmas. Fab attention to detail and a good breakfast. Private parking. I would definitely recommend.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Just had a fantastic weekend at the Ivy Guest House, the whole place is spotlessly clean, great cooked breakfast to 'set you up for the day', however what was even better than this was the two excellent hosts. Darren and Roz really do go that extra mile, nothing is too much trouble. There is a sign on the door that...

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Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2014

We were made incredibly welcome and invited to use the lounge if we wished, which was much more pleasant than sitting in a bedroom to enjoy a glass of wine The room (1) was beautifully decorated and had a a roll top bath in the en suite and a very large bed Darren and Roz were fantastic friendly hosts, Booking.com...

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2014

A bunch of us descended on this delightful guest house in the picturesque village of Hawkshead to celebrate a friend's 50th birthday party. We were given a warm reception by hosts Ros and Darren and made to feel most welcome. Our friends had liaised with them in advance and our group had exclusive use of the lounge and dining rooms...

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Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2014

I'll sum this up quickly, as I am a man of brevity; clean, comfortable and well run establishment and lovely staff. I would happily stay there again, and may well do just that. Mind, there is a problem. The hot water supply isn't adequate. There wasn't enough hot water for two baths, which is a shame. Maybe a new boiler...

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1Thank 594christophe
Barcelona
Reviewed 14 September 2014

stayed here for 2 nights whilst walking in the lakes. Lovely wee village with places to eat and quaint little shops. B&B was lovely with a four poster bed in the room. Breakfast was plenty to keep us going whilst we walked. Ros and Darren are welcoming and will help you if you need suggestions. Water pressure in the shower...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Fantastic location, this lovely B&B is a great find. The staff are fantastic and very accommodating. Rooms are comfy and very quiet. Loads of local pubs in walking distance I will be returning with my family as soon as I can

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Ivy Guest House

Address: Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0NS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside > Hawkshead
Price Range: $130 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ivy Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms looked great.”
 of 5 bubbles Saints13, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you are travelling with a large dog ask for a bigger room.”
 of 5 bubbles RandCCheshire, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“room 1 has lovely bathroom with slipper bath”
 of 5 bubbles NorW2014, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 3 has the best view perfect for 2 people. Room 2 & 4 have four poster beds + day bed. Room 6 is on the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles FamilySuds, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 ideal for someone with mobility issues, no stairs and a roomy bathroom. No issues with noise.”
 of 5 bubbles R3894YMheathers, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
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