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Melrose Guesthouse

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Breakfast included
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Family Rooms
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

When in doubt, extend a holiday! Travel complexities around the Easter weekend inspired us to extend our stay with Jim and Monique to a full six nights, through all of which we were accommodated in comfort and style. In their first season as owners, they...More

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Response from James N, Owner at Melrose GuesthouseResponded 9 May 2018

Hi Jim, Monique and I are glad you enjoyed your stay at the Melrose, it was great having you here and nice to see you getting around the lakes and packing in so much during your visit, it still makes us laugh when you were...More

Reviewed 27 March 2018

Melrose Guesthouse met my requirements for meriting a return visit: 1. Great location with walking distance to Rosebank Mall and restaurants for dinner. 2. Spacious, quiet and clean room with comfortable bed, good climate control. 3. Convenient dinner service and very good breakfast. 4. WE...More

Thank Followthesons
Response from James N, Owner at Melrose GuesthouseResponded 30 March 2018

Hi, I think this review belongs to another “Melrose” and I’m guessing as rosebank mall is nearby it refers to Melrose in Johannesburg in South Africa ? (Which is quite a wee bit down the road from Ambleside) 🙂

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We were fortunate enough to have a 2 night stay at the Melrose earlier this week. What a great stay we had! We were greeted by a very warm and cheery Jim who made us feel right at home. Our room was full of comfort...More

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Response from James N, Owner at Melrose GuesthouseResponded 23 March 2018

Hi, Glad you enjoyed your stay, the Royal Oak has been refurbished recently and has introduced a new menu, it’s one of our regular spots especially on a Sunday night with live entertainment, Monique and I hope to see you guys again in the near...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to the Melrose Guesthouse , we stayed with 3 other couples and our experience as previous was excellent . The rooms are immaculate ! The beds very comfortable excellent quality linens etc. Jim and Monique the owners are lovely people,...More

Thank morgo2212
Response from James N, Owner at Melrose GuesthouseResponded 23 March 2018

Hi, thank you once again for your review Michelle, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your second stay with us, Jim & Monique

Reviewed 12 March 2018

Stayed there with my wife and 3 other couples, Saturday 10th March, arrived to a warm welcome from Jim the owner, got our rooms slightly earlier than expected which was good, rooms were of a good standard and freshly decorated it appeared and very modern....More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$ 107 - US$ 156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 107 - US$ 156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Our room was no8 - spotless but quite a small bathroom"
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"top fllor rooms are a stair climb but worth it"
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"Room 7 is an excellent choice for up to 4 people. The room is very quiet and no street noise was heard during..."
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"All rooms were good."
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