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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here whilst working in the area. The quality and cleanliness of the property was excellent and the welcome from the owner was warm without being overbearing. The setting is pretty spectacular. Can't be faulted.

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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This is just such a lovely B&B. Everything has been chosen with care to make sure your stay us faultless. A beautiful house with bedrooms containing everything you want. Breakfast is areal treat and staff absolutely delightful. Add to this the beautiful setting of Arnside and you've got one of the best breaks. (the pub across the road does great...

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LesleyNumber43, Owner at Number 43, responded to this review

Hi Thank you so much for taking time to write such a lovely review, I have also passed your praise onto Team 43, the girls do work really hard and it is so lovely to see them appreciated publically. Thank you again Kindest regards Lesley

Reviewed 15 February 2017

We had a lovely stay, the suite room we had was excellent. My wife has booked again for later in the year as she really appreciated the standards. The views across the Kent Estuary were brilliant and the breakfast was first class.

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LesleyNumber43, Owner at Number 43, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I am so pleased we lived up to your wife's high expectations!!! We are so looking forward to seeing you again in the Summer, in the mean time keep warm and dry! Lesley

Reviewed 6 February 2017

Lesley the proprietor was very friendly, and greeted me on arrival. Beautiful hotel. So many extra details that were much appreciated, dressing gown, home made flap jack, good quality coffee and toiletries. The hotel was immaculate and luxurious. The mini bar is a great extra, although we didn't make use of this, due to the pub near bar :) Close...

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LesleyNumber43, Owner at Number 43, responded to this review

Hello Thank you so much for taking time out to write such a lovely review, when I opened Number 43 I thought long and hard about the room facilities and put everything in I would love when taking time out to enjoy a few days R&R with my partner. Team 43 work really hard to keep my high standards!!!! Thank...

Skipton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017

It is difficult to think of anything to add to the already fantastic reviews posted for No 43. We can only agree with everything that has been said. Our 3 night stay with Lesley was a real treat, and we would have no hesitation in recommending No 43 to anyone thinking of staying in this lovely area of Cumbria. 5*...

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LesleyNumber43, Owner at Number 43, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fantastic comments & review, we do also think/know we are located in a fantastic area . Where else can one sit the terrace enjoying a panoramic view of the Lakeland fells whilst enjoying Breakfast (although not in January!!) or being awestruck with the phenomenal sunsets! Thank you again Kindest regards Lesley

Reviewed 7 January 2017

Four of us went to Number 43 only for one night, that was our first mistake, it should have been for longer, the welcome from Lesley was over and above what was expected, she cared about her guests and was extremely helpful Both rooms were of a very high standard, I could not even nit pick, from the quality toiletries...

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LesleyNumber43, Owner at Number 43, responded to this review

Ahh Thank you for such a lovely review, it is a joy to have such happy guests, yes I did count my Christmas decorations after you all left! (so sorry about the delayed reply) I hope you had a great day out and had fun on the train and in Grange over Sands!! Hope all went well tomorrow you are...

Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Wow wow wow ! What an amazing place every to stay. This was a birthday surprise for me from my husband, and what a treat it was! We have walked past the hotel so many times and boy did it outstrip our expectations. Lesley the owner was so friendly ... cup of tea on arrival in the stunning lounge overlooking...

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LesleyNumber43, Owner at Number 43, responded to this review

Hi Ruth Thank you for taking the time to write a glowing review, I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay, in the mean time your daughter was spoilt by her grand parents!! Hope to see you in 2017 Keep warm & Happy Christmas to you both kindest regards Lesley

Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Difficult to know what further comforts a Guest House could provide more than what's here. Mini-bar in the room, even. The lounge, and some rooms, have a marvellous view over the estuary, the room and bed were cosy, the owner and staff friendly and efficient and the breakfast variety immense including vegetarian choices. Handy location, about 10 mins walk from...

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LesleyNumber43, Owner at Number 43, responded to this review

Thank you do much for taking time to write a review we, Team 43 work hard to ensure guests enjoy their stay (and hopefully return!). I spend a lot of time sourcing local produce and hopefully guests appreciate the time we take, from Gotty's Wild Boar Sausages, to Speciality breads we try to please! R.E.N products in your en-suite to...

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016

First, but probably not the last, stay at Number 43. This was a last minute booking as we decided to tack an extra night onto our few days in the lakes. An excellent find and one of the cleanest establishments we've stayed in. Room was spotless (apart from the empty water bottle fallen down behind the dresser under the TV)....

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LesleyNumber43, Owner at Number 43, responded to this review

Thank so much for a lovely review (bar the water bottle !!), the girls work really hard keeping Number 43 to 5* Gold standard, easier to achieve than keep I can assure you! We do tell prospective guests about the communal table on our web site, I am so please you enjoyed the experience, I think your breakfast was well...

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My partner and I have just enjoyed a very pleasant 2 day birthday break at Number 43 Arnside. A beautiful location with a warm welcome and a lovely room and facilities. Hearty breakfast and gluten free not a problem. Lots of lovely scenic walks to be had, quirky shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants close-by. All in all a very much...

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LesleyNumber43, Owner at Number 43, responded to this review

Hi Jo Thank you for taking time to write a review. Yes Arnside is special, less rain than Windermere, less crowds, more gift shops than Kirkby Lonsdale, great pubs, coffee shops, views and walks, and the sunsets........ And of course Number 43! In case I forgot to mention is also in the Michelin Guide as one of their Extra Special...

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Amenities

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  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Last night at The Enjoy England for Excellence Ceremony we were awarded Gold for the Best Bed and Breakfast in England by Visit England. The position here is fabulous: a vast sky, a pretty village, the Kent estuary spilling into Morcambe Bay. Huge views shoot off to the Lake District, where distant peaks take to the skies. You're at the end of the road, more likely to be disturbed by commuting birds than a car, so sit on the terrace and watch the train puff across the viaduct or follow a flock of geese as they sweep through the valley. As for Number 43, interiors shine after a total renovation. You get glossy books and great views in the sitting room, then an honesty bar in the dining room, where delicious communal breakfasts set you up for the day: freshly squeezed orange juice, baskets of patisserie, porridge with honey and sugar, the full Cumbrian works. Bedrooms vary in size, but all are elegant with warm colours, fabulous linen, excellent beds, sparkling bathrooms. Two suites have the view, one has a free-standing bath by the window in its en-suite. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Number 43

Address: Number 43 Promenade, Arnside LA5 0AA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Arnside
Price Range: ₹ 8,344 - ₹ 12,060 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Number 43 5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Room 2 has the most amazing view across the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles Gilwak, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All are very well equipped, but only the rooms at the front of the house have the sea views.”
 of 5 bubbles Girston, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room 7, great view”
 of 5 bubbles B818INmartinb, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book well in advance to get one of the larger rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 163adrianm, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try to book early enough to get a room at the front. We had a lovely room at the back but not such a great view.”
 of 5 bubbles Cat2803, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
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