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    Nanny Brow

    Clappersgate, Ambleside LA22 9NF, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    “brathay suite” (21 reviews)
    “drop scones” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 687 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This is a top class B&B experience, with a price to match. We loved our duplex room with its balcony and fabulous views. The home made biscuits and cakes left in the room everyday provided a very nice touch. Very good breakfast options. It is...More

    Thank Jonathan D
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Nanny Brow provided the best accommodation and experience during our entire stay in the UK. While we were there Sue, the owner, was nominated for best boss and best luxury establishment in Cumbria and won both awards over all other hotels and guest houses, and...More

    Thank jane s
    Response from Susan_NannyBrow, Manager at Nanny BrowResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for your 5 star review, we always like to share the reviews with the staff and they were very happy to read this one so thank you. Unfortunately we cannot allow an 'honesty bar' as it violates our license agreement but we do...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed in September. Our room was elegant and very comfortable. Our en-suite bathroom was a good size with two hand basins and a fabulous walk-in shower. We had French Windows which opened onto a patio with table and chairs and a marvellous view of...More

    Thank percejen
    Response from Susan_NannyBrow, Manager at Nanny BrowResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for reviewing your stay with us and it was great that you were here when we won the awards (hope you enjoyed the bucks fizz). All of the comments you've made are very kind and will be shared with the staff, thank you...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Beautiful location, wonderful room with absolutely stunning views (Brathay Junior Suite), spotlessly clean with fresh cakes daily and selection of specialty teas. Large, wonderfully presented en-suite shower room with wonderfully powerful shower. Friendly animals and even friendlier staff, with nothing too much trouble. Breakfasts were...More

    Thank Jeff C
    Response from Susan_NannyBrow, Manager at Nanny BrowResponded 3 days ago

    It was lovely to have you staying with us, we like to make our guests feel at home and we're glad you felt this. If you're ever in the area please feel free to pop in for some coffee or tea and if you would...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    An excellent hotel - definitely 5 stars. Perched atop a hill in a quiet corner away from any noise. Luxurious furnishing inside, superb breakfast and the freshly baked cakes are handy after a walk in the surrounding Fell or to Ambleside The four legged friends...More

    Thank jogun2017
    Response from Susan_NannyBrow, Manager at Nanny BrowResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for your kind comments and especially the mention of the dogs, it would be lovely to have you back and if you do fancy a second visit, please remember that you are always guaranteed the best price when booking directly with us!

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 162 - USD 330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
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    • Cumbria >
    • Lake District >
    • Ambleside
    • Also Known As
    • Nanny Brow Hotel Ambleside ,
    • Nanny Brow Ambleside, Lake District
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    pinkfairy74
    3 February 2017|
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    Response from Travlersfrom_CA | Reviewed this property |
    The B & B is about 5 min. drive from Ambleside.
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    Clare M
    20 August 2016|
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    Response from Emma R |
    Unfortunately they don't take dogs as they have two resident border collies.
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