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Reviewed 8 October 2010

Just been for another week at Kirkstone Foot we stayed in Ghyllside again this is our fourth time twice with our dog and twice without as usual we really enjoyed it, apartment always lovely and clean, Ian and Jackie always welcoming and friendly location brilliant just a short walk to centre of ambleside. My sister and her husband came this...

Thank joosie70
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2010

We have been enjoying self catering holidays here since the 1980's and stay at least twice a year . We have recommended Kirkstone Foot to many friends and they have been full of praise and have all returned . The location is ideal and you can leave your car and walk down Peggy Hill in minutes to the centre of...

Thank arran98
Reviewed 29 September 2010

Without repeating what has been written in earlier reviews the fact that this was our third and certainly not our last stay at Kirkstone Foot confirms that the apartments offer exactly what we want from our Lake District trips. Comfortable and convenient accommodation. Friendly and helpful staff. Only two minutes walk from the pubs, restaurants and shops with the added...

Thank JohnandGinaM
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2010

We had booked the Ghyllside apartment as a base for the Great North swim having previously stayed in the Jasmine apartment last year. Despite the swim being cancelled, we decided to have a weekend away anyway, and were not disappointed. The welcome is always warm, and the whole site is extremely picturesque. The apartment is well-furnished and equipped, and a...

Thank lucie77_10
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2010

Superb apartments, extremely high standard of accomodation and cleanliness. Ideally situated in the centre of Ambleside and within easy walking distance to eat out. Highly recommended. Ann & David, Kilmarnock

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Reviewed 26 September 2010

Once again we have retured from our second home. This accommodation is by far the best place to stay in Ambleside if you are looking for self catering and appreciate lovely, clean and well equipted accommodation which is right on the door step of the town centre, then book these, you won't be dissapointed.

1Thank KJRBarnsley
Cheshire, Connecticut
Reviewed 20 September 2010

First time we have stayed at Kirkstone Foot. The location was brilliant, just a short walk away from the shops. Peaceful and relaxing place to stay. The staff made you feel very welcome and were always on hand if you needed anything. The rooms were very nice and cozy, and i was very impressed with the full size fridge freezer...

1Thank doreen03
Reviewed 13 September 2010

We first visited Kirkstone Foot Apartments when they opened in 2001 and have been regular visitors ever since. We have been taking self catering holidays for over 50 years at both home and abroad and can honestly say that these rate among the very best. There is always a warm welcome from the helpful and friendly owners and staff. the...

1Thank WinnsAltrincham
Reviewed 6 September 2010

These apartments are absolutely stunning. The location is perfect, just a short walk from the center of Ambleside. We stayed in the Grasmere apartment. Spotlessly clean, huge comfy bed, constant supply of hot water, HD TV, well equipped kitchen including a dish washer!!. Talk about all of your home comforts, I could have stayed a month. A big thank you...

Thank sarahfran
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2010

Once again another thoroughly enjoyable holiday spent at Kirkstone Foot. Ian and his staff very attentive and helpful. The apartrments 1st Class. We have stayed in Elterwater, High Spy and Gardenside. All spotlessly clean and maintained to a very high standard. Our favourite would be Gardenside. Would recommend this to families and to couples. Will be back next year or...

1Thank Rosebud162

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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Kirkstone Foot

Address: Kirkstone Road, Ambleside LA22 9EH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: €80 - €112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
Also Known As:
Kirkstone Foot Hotel Ambleside
Kirkstone Foot Ambleside, Lake District
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