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    West Vale Country House

    Far Sawrey, Ambleside LA22 0LQ, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good4%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    “cuckoo brow inn” (12 reviews)
    “junior suite” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 324 reviews

    Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

    We had booked via booking.com over a month in advance due to the excellent review. We were staying for 5 nights from the 31st July. Whilst travelling up on motorway on the day of check-in, We received a voicemail (As I was driving and couldn't...More

    3  Thank Emma L
    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    I booked via booking.com on 1st May, over 10 weeks in advance for a stay of two nights on 14/15 July. I emailed B&B on 9th July to enquire if I could have an early breakfast as taking part in a local mountain marathon with...More

    2  Thank southport2010
    Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

    We booked on Expedia for 3 nights. Received a follow-up email from Expedia 2 days before our stay was to commence, confirming the reservation. Arrived after a three hour drive from York, to find the doors were locked, with no sign of life. After some...More

    3  Thank Tony S
    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    Our travel agent booked us here for two nights. I attempted to call to confirm the reservation when we were in York. I made the call in the afternoon and got a generic voice mail message was generic that didn't give the hotel's name or...More

    2  Thank anniea1b
    Reviewed 1 July 2017

    We had a good stay at West Vale. The facilities were very good, as was the food and it was a good Base for surrounding attractions. Two pubs within walking distance, Beatrix Potter at Hill Top, just down the road, Stott Park Bobbin Mill a...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • Ambleside
    • Also Known As
    • West Vale County Hotel ,
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    • West Vale Country House Ambleside, Lake District
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    Response from Heidi A | Reviewed this property |
    Only breakfast gets served there is a pub just minutes away for food
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    "The room was great, views amazing, shower a life-saver, tea, coffee, water.......but no biscuits!"
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