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Wanslea Guesthouse

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All reviewsspa bathrock and rollafrica roomguest housearabian nightsthemed roomscar parkgarden centrefour postertop floorbreakfast was excellentlimited parkingevery morningfull englishstandard roomshort walktwo nights
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We were so well looked after by the owners after having a terrible experience with our booking via Lastminute.com (whom we will never use to book a hotel via Lastminute.com ever again). They have three themed rooms out of 10 in total. Very easy to...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Definitly recommend! Stayed here for 5 nights for a hiking break and it was perfect! Excellent location just 2 mins walk to the centre of Ambleside. Great base for day hikes up Red Screes, Wansfell and much more! Richard was very helpful and has excellent...More

Thank tshpkkew
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We were very happy with our spacious rock and roll room! Great breakfast and friendly hosts. We managed to park in the allocated parking and it’s only a quick walk into the centre of Ambleside. Beware of the hot water, it’s very hot!

Thank Rhyswily
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Unfortunately I will get the negative out the way first ..Having stayed at a lot of B&B's and Guesthouses all over the Lake District particularly in Ambleside and Keswick, I am always used to friendly and welcoming owners ..In this case it wasn't to be,...More

Thank sammlongy
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

A great place to stay. Clean and stylish rooms with delightful furniture and a big shared lounge on the ground floor. Huge breakfast which was fabulous and delicious and just what you need before hiking. Richard is friendly and helpful, and there is also parking...More

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United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
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Wanslea Guesthouse Hotel Ambleside
Wanslea Guesthouse Ambleside, Lake District
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12 May 2017|
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.
31 July 2016|
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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"There are three themed rooms: music, African and Arabic"
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"Check the details of the themed rooms – if you don't want to pay extra for a little bit of added..."
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"front facing rooms best views , back rooms very quite ."
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"Rooms at the rear of the property will be quieter than those at the front which face onto the main road."
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