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Crow How Country Guest House

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We spent three nights here and it was lovely. The location was perfect, with a short walk to the local village (Ambleside). The room we stayed in was clean and well equipped. We had a lovely view of the farm and the cows, even got to a see a little calf too. The staff were wonderful and the breakfast was... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a lovely B&B we stayed in room 9. Spotlessly clean and a nice room on the whole. The choice for breakfast was also great on the first morning I have a cooked breakfast great quality and the second morning I had eggs Hemingway which included smoked salmon on a English muffin with two poached egg and hollandaise sauce really... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place, friendly staff, really pretty surroundings. Spotlessly clean, relaxing, big rooms, lots of options for breakfast (delicious and healthy food). Excellent hospitality just adds on top of all of that! It was an amazing relaxing break. Stayed here for a night, wish it was longer! Will definitely go back again!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Crow How is in a nicely renovated farmhouse tucked away at the end of a private lane amongst gardens, sheep, cows and working Border Collies. It is clean, comfortable, quiet, friendly and accommodating. Bathrooms are en suite, modern and luxurious. Breakfast offers everything you could want from fresh fruit to scrumptious vegetarian and non vegetarian freshly prepared hot options. The... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Warm and friendly atmosphere, excellent hospitality. ... lovely room ,lots of choice for breakfast , would definitely return and stay in the Crow How .... , would recommend for anyone to stay here if staying in Ambleside.

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spotlessly clean, good breakfasts and peaceful gardens. Crow How provided a relaxing and rejuvenating break. Highlight was the clarity of the Milky Way above the house, complete with shooting stars! We shall return...

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Branchburg, New Jersey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Crow How is a beautiful property (the house and the grounds). The room was wonderful. Everything about Crow How is done in extremely good taste. John, who owns the property, is a very interesting man and a great host. He suggested restaurants for us to eat at in the area that were great (especially the Thai restaurant he recommended).It's a... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Large spacious room, quiet house.Super views and gardens. It is a short walk out of Ambleside but within 10 minutes you are in the centre plus there is a bus stop nearby. The hosts were very helpful and knowledgeable. The breakfast was delicious - |I would recommend the porridge.

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

great spot just outside ambleside. very clean large room with all mod cons, large bathroom as well with whirlpool bath and large walk in shower. Very helpful check in, information pack in the room also great source of info for the area, restaurants and for walks will stay again

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

Crow How ticked all our boxes...immaculately clean, super fluffy white towels, gorgeous toiletries, delicious breakfast with plenty of choice, fabulous views, relaxing garden, perfect location withing easy walking distance to Ambleside, lots of walks for the more serious walker from the front door, Drying room, DVD's to watch if you fancy an evening in. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay many... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestling in a stunning rural setting in the historic Rydal Valley amidst the fells, this grand Victorian building was built as a farm house in 1848 from the stones of ancient Rydal Hall, before being converted into a Country Guest House in the early 1930's. Set in our own 2 acre gardens Crow How has been sympathetically renovated to provide you with a perfect base to explore the beautiful Lake District. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crow How Country Guest House

Address: Rydal Road, Ambleside LA22 9PN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $133 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Crow How Country Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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Crow How Country House Hotel Ambleside
Crow How Country Guest House Ambleside, Lake District
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“room 9 has lovely views with a window seat to relax and watch the birds feeding.”
 of 5 bubbles Snadywil, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room on 3rd floor (faces west side?) away from the guest house car park is quiet and has warm afternoon sun.”
 of 5 bubbles PeanutJazz, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Book room 1 or 4,,,,, beautiful bathrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 834JeanetteH, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Look on line and choose, BUT book early!”
 of 5 bubbles 457PeterB457, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room #2 was excellent!”
 of 5 bubbles JoshandIssa, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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