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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2013

We have just returned from a four night stay at Nab Cottage which was truly wonderful. It's location is perfect for walking, we didn't use the car at all during our stay! Tim, Liz and the team were so very welcoming and we were thoroughly spoilt with amazing food and hospitality. The cottage has a real charm and a calming...

1Thank EP910
Reviewed 5 February 2013

I stayed at Nab for a weekend yoga retreat and had a great weekend. For a low price retreat this place was perfect. The converted barn was made for yoga and the vegetarian food provided was second to none. 3 course meals and amazing puddings! I also used the hot tub which is in the garden which helped to soothe...

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Reviewed 1 January 2013

We have just returned from a three night stay at Nab Cottage. We were greeted by Tim and the offer of tea and cake (delicious) in the sitting room, very peaceful with a lovely fire. Although the guest facilities of a sauna and hot tub were mentioned we were never shown them or offered again. Unfortunately our en-suite shower (room...

3Thank Joannaheather
Reviewed 22 November 2012

I had the pleasure of staying at Nab Cottage for 12 days. I was in an 8-day course that was held in their remodeled Barn. Nab Cottage is truly delightful. It's a small B&B, about 10 rooms I think. Some have private bathrooms "en-suite", and some have a sink in the room and the toilet and tub/shower are just outside...

3Thank occaionaltraveler
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 1 October 2012

Booked Nab to show my Australian Husband something authentic in the lakes, visitng for the first time. I deliberatel.y chose it for its ethos and history. But its a bit of a shame when you arrive somewhere and look disapointed, and then spend your entire stay eyeing other b&bs through lit windows. Oh, and sleeping on such a slope its...

1Thank Whitespirits74
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 5 December 2011

my name is kais in my opinion the is the best learning and life experience i ever had Nab became part of my life to a degree that i have to go there every year even for a short time just to feel better. the people , the synergy is addictive. i learnt to use my language as well as...

1Thank kaisbadran
Reviewed 3 December 2011

Thoroughly enjoyed our one night stay at Nab cottage. Bags of charm, you can almost feel the history of the place. Roaring lounge fire and a most perfect location. Comfortable room overlooking the lake. Hosts extremely helpful.

1Thank babs070
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 12 June 2011

We enjoyed four nights at this historic cottage which is charming in a creaky way and the position wonderful being right on the lake. . The room was small but comfortable and the food was excellent. Our hot breakfasts were both hot and tasty and the homemade bread was great. Not only did they have internet access but it was...

3Thank MosLyn
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 4 June 2011

We stayed in room 4 great window seat and view of Rydal Water. Superb breakfasts and great location. Shower was great good supply of toiletries and towels. Lots of help with walks and drying boots as necessary. Separate tv room and welcoming lounge. It must be said however that the floors are very creaky and our bed was on a...

1Thank RooGirl5
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2011

Charming historic cottage in beautiful setting on Rydal Water, with friendly welcoming and helpful hosts. Generous home cooked meals, snug lounge with a proper fire for after days out walking. Idiosyncratic and unspoilt.

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Address: Rydal, Ambleside LA22 9SD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Nab Cottage Ambleside, Lake District
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“there is a some road noise in the front rooms if you retire early or rise late - these have the view”
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 of 5 bubbles citfancier, 6 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Whilst in a beautiful location, the cottage is on a road, so rooms at the front will inevitably be noisier than those at the back - but then the rooms at the front have spectacular views of the lake ..... take your choice!”
 of 5 bubbles sarahbK8882YY, 7 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Front if the house has views overlooking Rydal water, but traffic from road. Back of the house has views of hillside and sheep and quiet. Some en suite rooms, some shared bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles Spanishcitytown, 12 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Front rooms overlook serene Rydal Water !”
 of 5 bubbles MargaretrO8996TH, 17 Sep 2014 | Read review
“We had room 4 with a great view over the lake. Didn't see the others.”
 of 5 bubbles 995MargaretE, 21 May 2013 | Read review
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