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    Nanny Brow

    Clappersgate, Ambleside LA22 9NF, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    “drop scones” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Private Balcony
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 666 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Sue and family made us feel so welcome at Nanny Brow. The place is beautiful, along with the dogs Josh and Myffy! The full lakeside brekky was just right, walked off by a day full of activities in the District. We stayed in the Grasmere...More

    Thank Rob H
    Response from Susan_NannyBrow, Owner at Nanny BrowResponded yesterday

    Thank you Robert for taking the time to post a review about your stay at the weekend. It was delightful to meet you and the rest of the family and being part of the surprise for granny. I'm so pleased you liked Nanny Brow and...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My wife and I just had a wonderful 3-night stay at Nanny Brow. This is one of the best locations I have ever stayed in, anywhere. Highlights were the breakfasts, the well-appointed room (we were in the Brathay Suite), and a 7 km ramble in...More

    Thank Tony S
    Response from Susan_NannyBrow, Owner at Nanny BrowResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to post a review about your recent stay with and the personal thank you you also sent. It was delightful meeting you both and after the issue you had had earlier in the day I was delighted to be...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed in the Lansdale junior suite, the views were lovely and the room was spacious with a door to the outside. The bed was comfortable, the shower amazing so powerful. The room was well equipped and if anything was missing it was soon remedied...More

    Thank polly28
    Response from Susan_NannyBrow, Owner at Nanny BrowResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to posted a review about your recent stay with us. I am so pleased that you appreciated all the help we gave you to enable you to stay with us and that you enjoyed your break and the fellow...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Fresh towels should be standard every day No still bottled water No decent coffee machine No phone in the room to call reception Breakfast ok but service was average Expected a lot more for the price If the cost was £100 per night it would...More

    2  Thank Brian M
    Response from Susan_NannyBrow, Owner at Nanny BrowResponded 2 weeks ago

    Brian, I sorry you feel like this and I struggle to understand why you couldn't ask or say something while you were here and feel your slating is unjustified. It clearly states in our information folder that we do not change towels daily unless you...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were welcomed to the Nanny Brow by its two best employees: Miffy and Josh! They are the adorable Border Collies belonging to Sue, the Owner! The views were amazing; the breakfasts (also by Sue) were yummy. We stayed in the Brathay Suite which had...More

    Thank Susan J
    Response from Susan_NannyBrow, Owner at Nanny BrowResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you Rich & Susan for your lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and much appreciate all the lovely comments about the breakfasts how spotlessly clean it is and the views. So Myffy and Josh get employees of the month...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersSilver level
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$173 - US$335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
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    • Cumbria >
    • Lake District >
    • Ambleside
    • Also Known As
    • Nanny Brow Hotel Ambleside ,
    • Nanny Brow Ambleside, Lake District
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    Traveller (168)
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    Dining (9)
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    Hotel & Grounds (129)
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    pinkfairy74
    2 February 2017|
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    Response from Travlersfrom_CA | Reviewed this property |
    The B & B is about 5 min. drive from Ambleside.
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    Clare M
    20 August 2016|
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    Response from Emma R |
    Unfortunately they don't take dogs as they have two resident border collies.
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