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The Gateway at Hest Bank

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Castle Bromwich, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I was booked in for a one night stop . The Gateway is a splendid B & B , very clean and tidy room , excellent en-suite . Comfortable bed . Very welcoming hosts too . The breakfast was superb , full English breakfast and fresh coffee . An excellent stop off for travelling to the Lake District or South...

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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

From the outside it looks meh, but as soon as you step in in it surprises you. The proprietor Angela is very welcoming, she tells you where to park and overall is a very nice person. Room was very nice. Nice clean bedding on a very comfortable bed. bottled water next to beds. tea, coffee and hot chocolate available and...

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Rosneath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Was booked in for two nights and ended staying another night. Angela was the perfect host and made me feel very welcome in her nice clean well presented Guest House. I was left to come and go as I wished with my own back door key. Breakfast was as much as one could eat kind of thing and felt set...

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angelacarmen, Owner at The Gateway at Hest Bank, responded to this review

Wonderful review. Thankyou so much. Very pleased you both enjoyed your stay at The Gateway at Hest Bank as to extend your break with us by another night. It sounds like you felt comfortable with your room and the facilities we provide also that our breakfast set you up for the day! Look forward to your return.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The Gateway is located in Hest Bank with fantastic views over Morecambe Bay and the Lakes. The proprietor, Angela was very helpful on arrival and throughout our two night stay. Our room was on the ground floor at the front, which was very convenient for us as we had our dog with us. It was large and beautifully furnished and...

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 May 2016

This is our second year at the Gateway. This really is a luxury B & B in a great location for visiting the Lakes and Lancashire. Angela is a fantastic hostess, her breakfasts are first class and nothing is too much trouble.

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angelacarmen, Owner at The Gateway at Hest Bank, responded to this review

A lovely review, thank you both. So pleased you are re-visiting us at The Gateway. See you in a few weeks!

Castletown, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2016

The proprietor, Angela, couldn't have been kinder, more friendly, or more helpful. She lifted my bike in and out of the outhouse where it was stored overnight, and answered all my questions about local roads and cycle tracks. Although I was travelling light, it didn't matter, as everything I needed was in my very comfortable room. As I set off...

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angelacarmen, Owner at The Gateway at Hest Bank, responded to this review

The fact that you felt at home whilst staying with us is great to hear. As you have said there are some fantastic local places to explore using The Gateway as your base. Glad we could accommodate your bicycle safely. Hope to see you again!

Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2016

The Gateway is fabulously located with the shoreline/bay at the front and also a canal side 2 minute walk away, great base with lots of views and walks to choose from. I have stayed a few times and Angela always gives a warm welcome, the rooms are Very comfortable with everything you will need for relaxing . Great breakfast with...

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angelacarmen, Owner at The Gateway at Hest Bank, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the positive review. We are very lucky to be so close to the shore and canal - excellent base for walking and cycling. See you again soon!

Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Though no fault of our own we suffered severe fire damage on Christmas Eve and after staying a few nights with relatives we wanted to be closer to our home in Hest Bank to be nearer our home and to deal with Insurers etc. Like Joseph and Mary we meekly knocked on Angela's door and were met with a very...

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angelacarmen, Owner at The Gateway at Hest Bank, responded to this review

So pleased we could help you both, what an awful time you had! Hope all is settled now and am very happy that you enjoyed your stay at The Gateway.

Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2015

I stayed at this B&B recently and had a great stay. Angela is welcoming and is helpful, Everything is organised and run really well. My room was very comfortable - I felt at home and was able to relax. The room was very clean and to a high standard. There was plenty of tea and coffee etc to keep me...

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angelacarmen, Owner at The Gateway at Hest Bank, responded to this review

So pleased that you felt comfortable and relaxed at The Gateway, that's just how I want all our guests to feel. The cooked breakfast we provide contains as much local produce as possible and I think our guests recognise this. We hope to see you again!

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Comfortable rooms, excellent breakfast. Angela gives a warm welcome to her guests and her b&b is run to high standard. The Gateway makes a great base for a relaxing holiday for anyone. Minutes from Morecambe The Gateway is close to easy shoreline & canal side walking as well as more demanding exploration of this attractive scenic area on foot or...

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angelacarmen, Owner at The Gateway at Hest Bank, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feed back. So pleased you enjoyed exploring the local area - there is so much to offer!

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Address: 19 Marine Drive | Hest Bank, Lancaster LA2 6DY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Lancaster
Number of rooms: 4
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“Room 1 faces the Bay but has traffic passing by.”
 of 5 bubbles Graysrljh, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“useful ground floor room for dog owners or disabled, it's at the front but not noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles lemspar, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Dog friendly room available .”
 of 5 bubbles RonH456, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front have wonderful views. Rooms at the back are quieter.”
  • Warm, comfortable, safe, quiet room with everything I needed.
  • Stunning views across the bay in beautiful sunshine.
 of 5 bubbles RMWK, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We were right on the front where the really busy Coastal Road passes by and we didn't even hear the traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles KenJM1953, 31 Dec 2015 | Read review
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