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The Dower House

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We have just returned from a family wedding in Cumbria and were lucky enough to "bag" all four bedrooms at The Dower House. This is far from our first trip to this amazing B&B and the welcome we received from our host Margaret was, as...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The Dower House, run by Margaret, is a wonderful find. Margaret is an excellent hostess. The accommodation is very clean and well equipped. It's lovely to come back to the Dower House after a day's exploring the surrounding area to a lovely open fire and...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2016

It is situated away from the main road surrounded by a large estate on the grounds of Wray Castle, a NT property. It is not modern but very comfortable and spacious with a large lounge with TV and fire. The food was excellent. The evening...More

Thank charistravel
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Located along the drive to the entrance of 'Wray Castle' a National Trust property. The builders of Wray castle used to live in this lovely property which is perfect if you want to stay out of a town, smack in the middle of walking country...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 17 September 2016

One of those places you don't want to leave. I tried to go back the following month but they were fully booked. Hardly surprising for Margaret is the perfect hostess. Quaint, brilliant location, eye-watering views, Well tucked away from the tourist traps. Quiet walks from...More

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Free Parking
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Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Also Known As
The Dower House Ambleside, Lake District
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"Ask for a view over the lake and mountains"
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"Either of the Lake facing rooms are excellent"
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"Peace and quiet - tranquil place to stay."
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"Ask for a room with a view over the lake."
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