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    The Waterwheel Guesthouse

    3 Bridge Street, Ambleside LA22 9DU, England
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    Reviewed 27 June 2016

    I stayed one week in Ambleside for study at the Cumbria University and choose this B&B randomly. A very good choice. I had the room on the picture. The B&B is in the heart of the village in front of a waterwheel on a little...More

    Thank Jeroen V
    Response from Paul S, Owner at The Waterwheel GuesthouseResponded 28 June 2016

    Thanks for your amazing review! We loved the comparison to Hogsmeade, as James is a huge Harry Potter fan. We're so pleased that you appreciated our attention to detail and that it made your stay with us into a "5 star" experience. Best of luck...More

    Reviewed 26 June 2016

    We have stayed before here and were a little concerned that things may have changed with the departure of Julie and Nigel. We need not have worried. James and Paul have kept all the things that make this place so good, including the complimentary port!!...More

    Thank chunkyCheshire
    Response from Paul S, Owner at The Waterwheel GuesthouseResponded 28 June 2016

    Thank you for your lovely review. We agree that there are some things that should never change. It was great to meet you all and we look forward to welcoming you back in October, when Marmite will be available for your entire stay! Paul &...More

    Reviewed 20 June 2016

    We booked this guesthouse based on trip advisor reviews and were not disappointed, it had changed hands a week before so we were some of the first guests for James and Paul and they are naturals, welcoming, friendly, chatty and fun to be around. Our...More

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    Response from Paul S, Owner at The Waterwheel GuesthouseResponded 28 June 2016

    Thanks for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your time with us. Quality is really important to us, so we appreciate you mentioning the breakfast and complimentary products in your review. We'd love to see you both...More

    Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

    This was a repeat visit to one of our favourite B and B's. We were a little worried about the effect of the change of ownership but absolutely no need; the new owners are lovely and made us every bit as welcome as Nigel and...More

    Thank LondonSarah
    Response from Paul S, Owner at The Waterwheel GuesthouseResponded 28 June 2016

    Thanks for your vote of confidence, and for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Paul & James

    Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

    This was our second trip to The Waterwheel, having first visited two years ago. We stayed in the Rattleghyll room at the top of the house for two nights. The building and street are charming and rooms feel homely and comfortable whilst also having that...More

    Thank Amy W
    Response from Paul S, Owner at The Waterwheel GuesthouseResponded 28 June 2016

    It was great to meet you both and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Paul & James

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    Elizaalex
    23 July 2015|
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    Response from NigelHartley | Property representative |
    Hi Eliza, I'm afraid that as a child free bed and breakfast we won't be able to accommodate you on this occasion. May I suggest that you check this website, Golakes. It has a very good search engine on that will show you... More
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    Lou M
    14 May 2015|
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    Good Morning Lou and thank you for your enquiry. I'm sorry to say that we are already full on the 24th May. May I point you in the direction of Golakes This is Cumbria tourism website which has a helpful search engine on it... More
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