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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was recently here for a week. Brilliant hosts and lovely room. Ate there every night and can't praise the food enough. Next time I would indulge in the extensive selection of whisky there. I would definitely go back and stay here for a break.

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wayside059, Owner at Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn, responded to this review

It is so nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you would be happy to return again for a break, don't worry there will still be plenty of whisky to sample on your next visit.

Bewdley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from four nights at Wayside, visiting our daughter who now works in the area. Steve and Lynn are splendid hosts and made every effort to ensure our stay was as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, offering very helpful advice on local trips, walks and alternative hostelries. Wayside is a really warm, comfortable home from home! Our...

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wayside059, Owner at Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn, responded to this review

What a lovely review, thankyou so much, we are both happy to hear that your stay was enjoyed and hopefully Rudy enjoyed himself too. We will look forward to your next stay later on this year.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a really lovely weekend away, we'd book the annexe part of the hotel to stay in, which looks amazing in the pictures and totally lives up and exceeds your expectations. Its beautifully decorated, well looked after and spotlessly clean. The bed is amazing and so so comfy, exactly what you want after a long walk. It also has...

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wayside059, Owner at Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn, responded to this review

Thankyou both for sharing your experience on Trip Advisor it gives future guests an idea of what we are about, a place to come to relax and enjoy good home cooked food and a whisky to finish with, we are so happy to hear that you will be returning in the future and you will recommend others to stay here.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our fourth time here for a new year. Yet again we had a fantastic fun filled time. Steve, Lynn and their daughter Kayleigh ensured we had a very relaxing break. The only downside was we had to leave to come home! The bedrooms are clean and comfortable and the food excellent. The place is convenient for exploring the...

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wayside059, Owner at Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn, responded to this review

Lovely to hear you enjoyed your New Year with us at Wayside, thankyou for your compliments about the food, we were sorry to see you go as well but now are looking forward to your next visit in Spring. see you soon.

Leeds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our 18th stay since May 2012 and fourth for new year. What a fabulous time we had. Felt like a four day house party. Steve and Lynne and their daughter Kayleigh are such fun to be with. The rooms are very smart and comfortable and food is fresh, well cooked and beautifully presented. We have already rebooked for April.

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wayside059, Owner at Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn, responded to this review

Always a pleasure to welcome you back time after time, we are so glad you enjoyed your New Year at Wayside we had a fantastic time too with you and the rest of the guests, can't wait to see you both again in April and have a catch up on everything you have been up to.

Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We stayed at the Wayside barn for our recent trip to Cumbrian Heavy Horses. We were lucky enough to stay in the Annex, and it really was an absolute pleasure. The surroundings were immaculate, with a lovely feel of traditional quality. Little details like Radox in the bathroom for post-riding baths showed how much thought our hosts put into our...

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wayside059, Owner at Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn, responded to this review

We are so very pleased that you had a good weekend at Wayside, the weather fell perfect for you and the beach ride you had booked. We really enjoyed the time we spent with you and are already looking forward to you visiting again in the future, thankyou for taking the time to post a review.

Manchester
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed in October in the annexe. Room was spacious, smart and clean. Tea coffee making facilities and bottled water, which was a nice touch. Mattress was very comfortable too. Bathroom had a roll top bath, fluffy towels and dressing gowns. Evening meal and breakfast was tasty and plentiful. I would definitely recommend the Wayside. Steven and Lynn are great hosts...

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wayside059, Owner at Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn, responded to this review

We are looking forward to your next visit in February, we will make sure the log fire is lit as we are sure Mindi will like sitting in front of it. Thankyou for your lovely comments and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay so much. See you soon!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I have stayed at the Wayside on numerous occasions on business and I can honestly say that I have enjoyed staying there. Steven and Lynn have been great hosts, and I would certainly recommend this hotel to anyone. Hope to take the missus up there one day.

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wayside059, Owner at Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn, responded to this review

Thankyou for all the business you have given us ,we are sorry to see you go but wish you every success in your future ventures, it has been a pleasure knowing you and we do hope you will bring your lovely wife to visit in the future.

Manchester
Reviewed 23 October 2016

From start to finish the whole experience was fantastic. From pulling into the carpark and appreciating the beautiful surroundings and building, we felt immediately at home. The accommodation is warm and welcoming, beautifully decorated and furnished and smells delicious. The owners are just lovely; friendly, without being overbearing and created an atmosphere that encouraged all residents to get on like...

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wayside059, Owner at Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn, responded to this review

It was lovely to meet you all and we are so happy you enjoyed your birthday treat weekend in the Lake District. We have just started using the toiletries in the bathroom and the name Whisky and Water suited us perfectly when we saw them. Yes we did have some lovely people in over the weekend and everyone seemed to...

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The accommodation is lovely, clean, tidy and with everything you need for a few nights away. Wifi in your room and the bathroom was lovely, although I'm missed a shower! We had a lovely 2 night stay for my birthday and although the location is remote it's within driving distance of many things. We visited the local riding school and...

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wayside059, Owner at Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn, responded to this review

Thankyou for your kind comments on your stay at Wayside, in reply to your feedback there was another gentleman staying with us on the Thursday but he had gone out, we can't guarantee that we will be full every night not quite sure what you meant by we were busy putting up blinds, for the rest of your comments we...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wayside Farm was built in approximately 1637 on the west coast of the Lake District, Cumbria. Wayside guest accommodation & Whisky Barn is situated at the base of Black Combe, surrounded by stunning scenery and the Cumbrian coast. It is the perfect location for a relaxing weekend or for the more adventurous we provide an excellent base for walking, hiking, mountain biking, wind surfing, horse riding, and after an exciting day out, why not relax with a cold pint of beer, good homemade food from our a la carte menu or a warming single malt whisky.All our bedrooms are spacious with en suite bathrooms, including a seperate shower and large double ended bath in rooms two and three and a large bath with shower over in room one.The Annexe is seperate to the main building, it has oak flooring in the bedroom and slate flooring in the bathroom, there is a large cast iron bath in the large bathroom. We have washing and drying facilities in a seperate building and a wash pad for hosing down bikes etc. There is a direct private path leading to Black Combe.The beach is not far away and you can get to it by car or walking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn

Address: Wayside, Whitbeck, Millom LA19 5UP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Millom > Whitbeck
Price Range: $144 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wayside Guest Accommodation and Whisky Barn 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Other guests we spoke to spoke very highly about their rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles KAB1953, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I'm sure all the rooms are lovely but would definitely recommend the annexe.”
 of 5 bubbles Q1528HProberts, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are fantastic - the Annex is very special.”
 of 5 bubbles cbing1504, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great, with the Annexe being the best but more expensive”
 of 5 bubbles Mafalus, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The Annexe is a wonderful room, spacious and nicely decorated.”
 of 5 bubbles Lissa98, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
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