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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay with Jill & Bill. We took a rest day in Grasmere on our C2C walk and found this B&B just what we needed. We found on our walk that the host/hostess makes all the difference in your B&B stay and this was certainly true here. Thank you Jill!

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Thank you. We enjoy travelling ourselves and find it interesting meeting people from around the world. So glad you had an enjoyable stay.

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Stayed 2 nights in Grasmere during the Coast 2 Coast and Silver Lea was very lovely. Had a large room with sitting area and full bath tub which was quite welcome after a long day of walking. Breakfast was the usual offering but porridge was great. Wifi was fine in our room.

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Thank noramarie
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Thank you for sharing your thoughts. As walkers we like to relax at the end of the day, and glad that you enjoyed having the space to do so.

Peterborough, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Stayed here on coast to coast after passing many times. Room was really spacious with sitting area. Water pressure not good so struggled to run a bath. Breakfast was good although no sausage and bacon only on request when arrived

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Thank you. We are sorry to hear you struggled to run a bath. We do have low water pressure and this can be an issue if demand is high. There is plenty of hot water and we hope that our guests will be rewarded by a relaxing soak in a bath, a cuppa and a well earned sit down. Often...

Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Charming old stone house (but aren't they all?) and a welcome sight after our walk from Borrowdale. Good breakfast. Hostess warned us about the iffy wifi, but we had difficulty using it at all in room 3. It would connect in the hallway, then disconnect shortly thereafter in our room. Water pressure lacking for the shower. Comfortable beds. Quiet enough...

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Silverlea, Owner at Silver Lea, responded to this review

A new word, interesting! Now I realise it means indifferent, yes if demand is high for wi-fi and water that may be so. Low water pressure and thick stone walls present challenges, Superfast broadband has improved the situation and there is plenty of hot water for our baths and showers. We hope that, as you kindly remarked, the good breakfast,...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a weekend in Grasmere, we stayed at Silver Lea and we weren't disappointed. Beautiful house and garden, right next to paths and walks to the fells. Great breakfast and hospitality, Jill has got it just right, the right level of interaction with guests, and free to come and go. Definitely will return for our annual anniversary trip,...

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Silverlea, Owner at Silver Lea, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. It is good to know that we met your expectations. Delighted you wish to return for such a special occasion.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Silver Lea is located a short walk away from Grasmere's city centre, the city famous for its association with the poet Wm. Wordsworth. We had a nice double room but there was nothing special about it and I thought the 98 pound rate was on the high side. The room amenities provided were only average. The small ensuite bathroom had...

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Silverlea, Owner at Silver Lea, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Our twin beds are king sized and we use single duvets which we thought were suitable. Must check this out. As a small B&B, we like to provide our guests with a freshly cooked breakfast to start the day. We are flexible and try to meet the needs of our guests as best we can....

Richmond, Va.
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Silver Lea bed and breakfast is easy to get to for hikers on the Coast to Coast Walk. It's attractive and clean. The single room was heavenly -- appealing, comfortable, and a sparkling bathroom. One window in the single room overlooked a lovely back yard; the side window was above a footpath that goes into the town; I liked having...

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Silverlea, Owner at Silver Lea, responded to this review

Glad staying with us in Grasmere suited you. This year over 300 C to C walkers have stayed with us, that's a lot of muddy boots. After coming over Greenup Edge, most people are eager to get them off and enjoy a well earned cuppa. My Dyson is very grateful. Good to hear that you enjoyed the village feel and...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Super place to stay after our Rosthwaite to Grasmere C2C leg. Lovely, large, sunny twin room with en-suite bathroom. Good views of the fells and only a 5 minute walk into Grasmere. Friendly host and good breakfast. Would recommend.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Fantastic place and hosts. Great rooms with plenty of space and comfy chairs to sit and relax. Two minute walk to centre of Grasmere. Our car never moves when we get here handy for great walks. Good choice for breakfast. Nothing is too much trouble for hosts just ask!

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Manchester
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

This was great, so peaceful and such lovely host, free WiFi, great breakfast and a fantastic view. Can't fault the place and a very tranquil rest after the walk, would definitely return for a more leisurely weekend in Grasmere, but if you are doing the C2C then this is the place to stay.

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Silverlea, Owner at Silver Lea, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Glad that you enjoyed the hard earned rest. As walkers ourselves we value a spacious room, comfy chair and a cuppa. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Silver Lea is a traditional detached Lakeland house situated in a quiet location within easy walking distance of Grasmere village (300m). Our rooms are all spacious and comfortable with excellent views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silver Lea

Address: Silver Lea Easedale Road, Grasmere LA22 9QE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Grasmere
Price Range: ₹ 6,602 - ₹ 8,088 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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Silver Lea Grasmere, Lake District
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“Ask for the one with the sitting room included - very spacious and overlooks the garden with views of peaks in distance.”
noramarie, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were in Room #3. The other room available -- which are pictured in the brochure -- look much nicer.”
floyds604, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask about rooms that have additional sitting room”
38juliap, 25 May 2015 | Read review
“I think all the rooms are fine”
546karinc, 31 Oct 2014 | Read review
“From what we could see all the rooms had lovely views and were all equally comfortable.”
  • Room with a view!!!!
dragon_marie, 8 Oct 2013 | Read review
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