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West Vale Country House

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Overview
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Pool
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews decanter of sherry cuckoo brow inn car ferry beatrix potter lake district hill top lovely pub high standard cooked breakfast fresh fruit spent two nights the main house breakfast room wonderful stay damien windermere lakes
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Hi. Me and my wife stayed here last year. I have been meaning to write a review only now got around to it. Ok to start with the web site states there is a decanter of sherry waiting in the room..there was not. It also...More

Thank Tazz1980
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We had booked via booking.com over a month in advance due to the excellent review. We were staying for 5 nights from the 31st July. Whilst travelling up on motorway on the day of check-in, We received a voicemail (As I was driving and couldn't...More

4  Thank Emma L
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I booked via booking.com on 1st May, over 10 weeks in advance for a stay of two nights on 14/15 July. I emailed B&B on 9th July to enquire if I could have an early breakfast as taking part in a local mountain marathon with...More

2  Thank southport2010
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We booked on Expedia for 3 nights. Received a follow-up email from Expedia 2 days before our stay was to commence, confirming the reservation. Arrived after a three hour drive from York, to find the doors were locked, with no sign of life. After some...More

3  Thank Tony S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Our travel agent booked us here for two nights. I attempted to call to confirm the reservation when we were in York. I made the call in the afternoon and got a generic voice mail message was generic that didn't give the hotel's name or...More

2  Thank anniea1b
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About
Description
Nestled deep in the heart of the Lake District National Park on the edge of the village of Far Sawrey you will find West Vale Country House an idyillic small retreat where you can escape and leave your More cares behind This stunning location overlooks Grizedale Forest The Old Man of Coniston and the surrounding area is a pot-pourri of cultural historical and architectural gems as Beatrix Potters Cottage Brantwood Holker Hall Dove Cottage and Levens Hall Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Also Known As
West Vale County Hotel
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West Vale County Ambleside
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West Vale Country House Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Also Known As
West Vale County Hotel
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West Vale County Ambleside
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West Vale Country House Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
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Dining (4)
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Questions & Answers
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FallonN6
14 August 2017|
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Response from Tony S | Reviewed this property |
It's not a friendly hotel for any species, judging from the recent reviews.
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Goodfoodknight
12 August 2016|
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Response from Heidi A | Reviewed this property |
Only breakfast gets served there is a pub just minutes away for food
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Room Tips
"The room was great, views amazing, shower a life-saver, tea, coffee, water.......but no biscuits!"
davewD9863GH
30 Jun 2017
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"If you are going for a romantic break - ask for junior suite room 7 or 8. "
L9312JIcatherineb
4 Oct 2016
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"Room 4 has a wonderful vieq"
zandc
5 Sep 2016
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"We sneaked a peak into all the other rooms (when they weren't occupied, of course), and each of them..."
949jaimek
21 Jul 2016
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