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Ambleside American-style Compston House B&B

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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Stayed for Sat 30th with my wife and was very impressed with the way Meg and John put themselves out for us...John even took the time to walk to the car parks so we could get our bearings. Accommodation is very close to the pubs/restaurants,but...More

Thank KevoStHelens
Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you both so much for your kind review. Apologies our response is so delayed. As you know we have recently began our refurbishment to the top floor and it has been a bit hectic here! It was an absolute pleasure to host you and...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

Stopped here with my wife on November 17th for just the one night, but that was long enough to see that Meg and John are doing a good job. Probably the youngest couple running a B&B we've ever seen, but they have a long and...More

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Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 24 November 2017

Thank you so so much for your wonderful review. Your words truly mean a lot to us and to know you had a great stay is our reward. Your comments are really kind and we hope to be able to host you again soon. Take...More

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

The new owners are lovely, rooms are neat and clean and the breakfast is still to die for. We were a little concerned when we found out Jerry and Sue had sold up but this was eleviated almost as soon as we walked through the...More

Thank Phil A
Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you so much for your great review! It was an absolute pleasure to host you and we are overjoyed you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you again soon and see what you think of the new rooms! Meg and John

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Well what can I say ... amazing!! We stayed here with the previous owners and loved it but have to say Meg, John and Mia (the new addition to the family) made us very welcome. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left...More

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Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you both for such a lovely review. Your words really mean a lot and go a long way. It was more than a pleasure to host you and really hope we get the chance to again. Mia loves her present! Had to take it...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

Stayed for two nights with my partner and we had a lovey stay. Meg and John are so welcoming and made us feel instantly at home. The room was nice and the breakfasts were really amazing, espcially the pancakes which were yummy. John recommended, and...More

Thank Gavin S
Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you for your kind review. It really was a pleasure hosting you and look forward to seeing you again soon! Glad you enjoyed our restaurant recommendation. It is no surprise it is your new favourite! Thanks again for taking the time to leave such...More

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US$101 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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sharonlouis6
23 April 2017|
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Response from Compston | Property representative |
Yes, we are near public transportation. You can take a bus (a 10 minute ride) or taxi from the Windermere rail station to get to Ambleside. The lake is walking distance, We are in Ambleside town centre, so all the... More
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Sorry, but we do not accept pets, as many people are allergic.
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