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    Ambleside American-style Compston House B&B

    Compston Road, Ambleside LA22 9DJ, England
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    Reviewed 14 October 2013

    My title says it all! This really is a wonderful place to stay. Sue and Jerry will make you feel very welcome, you will eat so much for breakfast you will not need to eat for the rest of the day, although you're in such...More

    Thank nannybugs
    Reviewed 12 October 2013

    Having visited the Lake district many times we have to say this is the best place we have ever stayed,the hosts were second to none nothing was a problem,they were very helpful,the room was Immaculately clean,the breakfast was Amazing so much choice and perfect pancakes,we...More

    Thank Deborah C
    Reviewed 11 October 2013

    Outstanding! Great location very close to the center of town. Text me prior to arrival to provide info relating to parking great little extra touch. Very detailed arrivals brief that let no point unanswered great attention to detail. Great rooms, very clean no issues at...More

    Thank buzzallblack
    Reviewed 9 October 2013

    The idea of staying at a B&B with more choice for breakfast certainly swayed us into booking three nights at Compston House, together with the location in Ambleside, and we have to say we were certainly not disappointed. Being welcomed warmly by Sue and Jerry...More

    Thank Debby S
    Reviewed 6 October 2013

    Just had a fabulous experience at Compston House. The house was spotlessly clean no signs of scuff marks etc. The amazing breakfasts, the bacon was yummy, well the pancakes were scrummy and the maple syrup was very divine. Nothing more can be said. Thanks Sue...More

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    Ambleside Salutation Hotel, BW Premier Collection
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    Amenities
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$ 119 - US$ 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Lake District >
    • Ambleside
    • Also Known As
    • Ambleside American-Style Compston House Bed And Breakfast ,
    • Ambleside American-Style Compston House Hotel Ambleside ,
    • Ambleside American-Style Compston House B&B Lake District
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    sharonlouis6
    24 April 2017|
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    Response from Compston | Property representative |
    Yes, we are near public transportation. You can take a bus (a 10 minute ride) or taxi from the Windermere rail station to get to Ambleside. The lake is walking distance, We are in Ambleside town centre, so all the... More
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    10 October 2014|
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    Sorry, but we do not accept pets, as many people are allergic.
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