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Reviewed 4 December 2016

I 100% recommend this B&B. Quiet, perfectly clean rooms with all sort of amenities (sweets, bottles of water, chocolates, cooffee, bathroom stuff...). Chris & Inoka, the owners, are very friendly and kind. I forgot some cloths and they sent it back to me by post. Outstanding breakfast.

Thank Javier C
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I would thoroughly recommend this bed and breakfast as it is in an excellent location, just a few minutes walk from the centre of Kendal. The rooms are excellent and the owners are simply superb, and cannot do enough to make your stay so enjoyable.

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Thank 54gem2016
Lanark, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2016

this year was our 8th visit to the sonata in the past 3years That tells its own story,nobody would revisit a place that wasnt up to the standard you expected. The food is excellent,the owners Chris & Anoka are really nice people and very helpfull,and the rooms are spotlessly clean.There is no doubt that we will revisit the Sonata again...

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Thank ian p
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016

this is a realy nice place to stay. You are within minutes of the centre of Kendal and idealy situated for further exploring of the Lakes.. The accomodation is excellent a lovely ensuite room situated at the front of the house with fine detail such as fresh flowers nice toiletries., and a realy comfortable bed. Chris is a charming host...

Thank Bonjourmike
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Comfortable stay whilst spending a few days in the lakes. Chris is a friendly and welcoming host. Breakfasts were lovely. Room decor somewhat tired (room 2) and soundproofing between rooms could be better unless you're happy listening to next door's occupants toilet habits (and more !) though earplugs are included.

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Inoka P, Owner at Sonata Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We were a little puzzled to receive your review over a year after your stay, so please get in touch if you wanted to talk things through. We always appreciate feedback and have worked hard to establish a place where our guests have a lovely experience. We wish you had mentioned this at the time...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We only stayed one night but it was long enough to know that this B&B is one of the very best. A comfortable bed in a very well appointed room and a breakfast as good as we enjoyed at a 4 star hotel where we stayed earlier that week. I would add that this is comparing with a good 4...

Thank JaneB31
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We stayed here last week and the accommodation was excellent. The proprietors were a lovely couple, very friendly and helpful. As for the breakfast it was excellent. I will definitely be staying here again when visiting Kendal and will highly recommend it to my friends.

Thank David M
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We stayed at this guest house for one night and wish we had been able to stay longer. Everything was immaculate, the room was really comfortable with thoughtful extras provided.The communal lounge, complete with a set of Wainwright's guides and many other guide books was a lovely place to spend time on a rainy Monday. The hosts Inoko and Chris...

Thank Pickleflea
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely B and B great hosts nothing too much trouble, had a room with a busy road but ear plugs were supplied which was very thoughtful and everything else fantastic so wasn't a problem and great to be central to walk into town.

Thank ginantonicSuffolk
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016

My wife and i stayed at the sonata for 2 nights en route to a family wedding in scotland. What a wonderful surprise we got on arrival. Chris and inoka couldnt do anymore for us during our stay. The whole guest house was immaculate. Our room was worthy of a five star hotel with every extra you would need. The...

Thank Dee and Jim C

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sonata Guest House offers outstanding 4 Star B&B accommodation in the heart of Kendal in the South Lakes. We're a Visit England Breakfast award-winning B&B just a 5 minutes walk from Kendal's great choice of specialist shops, cafes, restaurants and the famous Brewery Arts Centre. Browse our reviews on TripAdvisor - we're a Certificate of Excellence award-winner. Local bus and rail links are just a short stroll from the B&B and the Lake District National Park border is just a 3 minute drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sonata Guest House

Address: 19 Burneside Road, Kendal LA9 4RL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Kendal
Price Range: €76 - €99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sonata Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“no tips,just enjoy like we do.”
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“Choose room 4 not room 1”
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“Rooms at the back of the house is quieter”
 of 5 bubbles nilantipeiris, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“ROOM 4 , from what we saw all the rooms were nice”
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“Room 1 at the back is very quiet”
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