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Kelbrook, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Have just spent a weekend at Bybeck and feel like we have made new friends with David and Marilyn.They are the most excellent hosts,they are so lovely and besides being lovely people,they run their B&B in such a proffesional manner.Nothing is too much trouble.Marilyn makes the most wonderful cakes,which we, came Im going to put home to,because it felt like...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2013

We had a fabulous 3 nights with David and Marilyn. The room was comfortable and the freshly cooked food was superb. D&M shared their wealth of local knowledge which helped our visit go so well. We felt very welcome in their home spending time chatting to them on several occasions. Sadly we were unable to book the dates we wanted...

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 May 2013

An absolutely outstanding experience staying at The Bybeck. The room was exceptional, well equipped and the facilities second to none. Breakfast was superb with any requirements happily met. The drop scones are to die for. The location is fantastic and the views memorable. Last but not least, Marylin & David are very special people with a gift to make you...

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Reviewed 10 May 2013

Stayed for 2 nights at the Bybeck b&b. I was staying alone and was made to feel extremely welcome by David and Marilyn ,they were the perfect hosts. My room was lovely ,spotlessly clean and the breakfast was wonderful.Really enjoyed my stay ,Marilyn makes great chocolate cake which was left in my room one evening . Would

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leeds
Reviewed 30 April 2013

Stayed here for a 2 night break to escape the rat race. The location is idylic and we were greeted with a very warm welcome. The room was spotlessly clean with everything we would need including fresh milk and homemade cake. David was excellent at recommending walks for us , providing us with pack ups , and even drying our...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 13 January 2013

Lured by the excellent trip advisor rating we decided to spend four nights at David and Marilyn's place. David replied to my email request almost instantly, not only to confirm our reservation, but also to comment on our blog (on economic policy issues - mostly on Switzerland, in German). The email exchanges felt like chatting with a friend - long...

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Essex
Reviewed 8 November 2012

We've stayed in a lot of B & Bs in our time but this one wins hands down we think. The location is beautiful (2 tearooms next door and a short walk from cat bells and Derwent Water). The house is spotlessly clean and tidy and David and Marilyn are the most congenial hosts you could wish for. We felt...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 22 October 2012

We had the good fortune of meeting David and Marilyn during our travels through Italy in 2010 and made a mental note to visit their Bed and Breakfast if ever we had the chance of travelling to the UK. This past September, we were blessed to experience the UK and more particularly the Lake District. We loved our stay with...

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Sleaford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2012

All previous reviews confirmed, you will not find a better b&b anywhere, a beautiful place...in a beautiful place! Marilyn & David are the perfect hosts, David's fell walking advice comes from pure experience and Marilyns drop scones are as described in the other reviews......mouth watering...the best way to start a day...and that bacon...and those cumberland sausages...we could go on. Whatever...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2012

This was our second visit to bybeck, and it was like visiting friends & family. The welcome from Marilyn and David was as ever, extremely warm and sincere. It really is a home from home, with cleaniness second to none. The breakfasts too (not forgetting the all important Drop-scones!!) are top drawer, and set you up for a day on...

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bybeck is a refurbished lakeland stone house offering two beautiful en-suite bedrooms for B&B. There are wonderful views of the Borrowdale fells from both rooms. Warm hospitality, home cooking and delicious breakfasts add to the appeal. There is a good bus service to Keswick (5 miles) and Honister Pass. Many walks can be planned directly from the B&B's front door. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bybeck Bed and Breakfast

Address: Bybeck Bybeck, Grange-in-Borrowdale, Borrowdale CA12 5UQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Borrowdale > Grange-in-Borrowdale
Price Range: €72 - €84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“All rooms great”
 of 5 bubbles MaryS713, 19 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Double room, although smaller than the Twin, was adequate for our needs”
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 of 5 bubbles 389ChrisE389, 14 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Rooms with teddy bears are more fun!”
 of 5 bubbles gpl5t, 16 May 2013 | Read review
“We had the twin room as the double was booked but we did not mind as we loved the comfy chairs with coffee table as they looked out the window towards the twin hump backed bridge and river and we could watch the world go by. Very relaxing.”
 of 5 bubbles KarenHamiltonViall, 8 Nov 2012 | Read review
“Both rooms perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles 817GrahamS, 1 Oct 2012 | Read review
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