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    Ambleside American-style Compston House B&B

    Compston Road, Ambleside LA22 9DJ, England
    011 44 15394 32305
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stopped here with my wife on November 17th for just the one night, but that was long enough to see that Meg and John are doing a good job. Probably the youngest couple running a B&B we've ever seen, but they have a long and...More

    Thank drwilko1
    Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so so much for your wonderful review. Your words truly mean a lot to us and to know you had a great stay is our reward. Your comments are really kind and we hope to be able to host you again soon. Take...More

    Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

    The new owners are lovely, rooms are neat and clean and the breakfast is still to die for. We were a little concerned when we found out Jerry and Sue had sold up but this was eleviated almost as soon as we walked through the...More

    Thank Phil A
    Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your great review! It was an absolute pleasure to host you and we are overjoyed you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you again soon and see what you think of the new rooms! Meg and John

    Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

    Well what can I say ... amazing!! We stayed here with the previous owners and loved it but have to say Meg, John and Mia (the new addition to the family) made us very welcome. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left...More

    Thank CRAFTYCAT
    Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 10 November 2017

    Thank you both for such a lovely review. Your words really mean a lot and go a long way. It was more than a pleasure to host you and really hope we get the chance to again. Mia loves her present! Had to take it...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    Stayed for two nights with my partner and we had a lovey stay. Meg and John are so welcoming and made us feel instantly at home. The room was nice and the breakfasts were really amazing, espcially the pancakes which were yummy. John recommended, and...More

    Thank Gavin S
    Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 10 November 2017

    Thank you for your kind review. It really was a pleasure hosting you and look forward to seeing you again soon! Glad you enjoyed our restaurant recommendation. It is no surprise it is your new favourite! Thanks again for taking the time to leave such...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

    This was our first trip to Ambleside and we enjoyed our stay in this lovely and welcoming B&B. We stayed in the Arizona room which was cosy and comfortable with views of the street below and distant hills. We initially parked on the street when...More

    Thank Philippa F
    Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 10 November 2017

    Thank you so much for your great review. We are really glad you enjoyed your stay with us and was able to utilise our location and parking permits. Thank you also for your comments regarding our breakfast and pancakes, really happy you both enjoyed them!...More

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    sharonlouis6
    24 April 2017|
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    Response from Compston | Property representative |
    Yes, we are near public transportation. You can take a bus (a 10 minute ride) or taxi from the Windermere rail station to get to Ambleside. The lake is walking distance, We are in Ambleside town centre, so all the... More
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    Sorry, but we do not accept pets, as many people are allergic.
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