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Ambleside American-style Compston House B&B

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just returned from a 2 night stay , Sue & Jerry are the perfect hosts nothing is too much trouble. The beds are really comfy, so very clean. But the main event is the Breakfast American, Full English and so much more !! Pancakes are to die for . Can't wait to go back , one last thing great location.

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Chester le Street
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have been staying with Sue and Jerry at Compston House several times every year for the past 16 years. It is the only place we would ever consider staying when we visit the Lakes. It is conveniently situated for all the facilities Ambleside has to offer. The B&B is immaculately clean, it is warm and comfortable and the breakfasts...

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cramlington
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed with Sue and Jerry at Compston House for four nights earlier this month. We usually stay there at least once and sometimes twice a year and go there because we know the rooms are spotless, the breakfasts are fabulous and the service is first rate. Sue and Jerry are excellent hosts and will do everything...

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Douala, Cameroon
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked 2 weeks for a room at American-Style Compston House where I had to stay for 1 week after my Residential course in the University of Cumbria, Ambleside campus. Upon my arrival they demanded that I should complete my payment for the 2 weeks before they can check me in the reserved room. I immediately, told them that I...

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Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&B, responded to this review

This guest booked a room in early January, and we held the room for him until his arrival mid-March. We turned away other bookings to guarantee this guest his room. At no time prior to his arrival, did he notify us of any changes to his booking. At check-in, he informed us of the change due to work commitments. When...

Portstewart, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband, Peter, and I just spent four brilliant days in the Lake District. Peter always does his research before he chooses anywhere to stay and he chose Compston House B&B in Ambleside for our accommodation in the Lakes. What a joy this special place is! Jerry and Sue are the most warm and wonderful hosts. Relocated from Stateside to...

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Kent, England
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for a long weekend, and a very pleasant stay it was too. I was greeted by name by Sue & Jerry and after unloading my gear I was given a parking pass (which can be used in loads of places in the southern lakes). The room was very comfortable with a view over the park. Sue & Jerry...

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a five night break at Compston House in Ambleside and will definitely return! Compston House is really conveniently situated opposite the park but still near the town centre. Sue and Jerry are the perfect hosts and also such good fun. They gave us lots of information about where to eat etc, all of which lived up to...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were able to get a room last minute. We walked in and Sue and Jerry greeted us in a very friendly professional manner. They showed us the room and didn't push for us to stay. We did decide to stay. And they explained everything about the B&B. Very thorough and also gave us good recommendations for places for dinner....

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Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We cannot resist going back to Compston House for the most amazing American style breakfasts and hospitality. The breakfasts are freshly cooked to order with an amazing choice. You can have just about anything you want and the food is all locally sourced and the cinnamon eggy bread is divine.On Sundays Sue makes delicious fresh blueberry muffins, all warm from...

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Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write all those kind words. We are so pleased that you enjoy the breakfasts and hospitality here at Compston House American-style B&B. Yes, our breakfasts are cooked fresh to your order each morning of your stay, and there is plenty of choice so you can have something different each morning of your stay....

Redcar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another lovely stay at Sue and Jerry's it was our wedding anniversary, Sue left a card and chocolates in our room which was a lovely surprise. Looking forward to seeing them again in May and later in the year aswell.

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Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for all your kind words. We're so pleased when stay with us again and again, and we were happy you chose to celebrate your ruby wedding anniversary at Compston House American-style B&B. Yes, there is a lovely chocolate shop in Ambleside, the Old Bank House on Lake Road, where they make their own chocolates. See you...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Ambleside American-style Compston House B&B

Address: Compston Road, Ambleside LA22 9DJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $118 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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