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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Visiting a friend locally I stayed for five days in Swaledale Watch annex room. It was within in a good sized converted barn with the two rooms joined by a communal lounge area and small kitchen. The rooms were a good size with en-suite bath and shower with plenty of piping hot water. Good quality towels and linens and lots... More 

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1 Thank Richard B
needham market
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

In the centre of Ulverston this BandB is an ideal stop on the Cumbria Way, the owners are friendly and provide a first class breakfast to set you up for the day .Everything about Swaledale watch is spotless,would not hesitate to visit again

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Norwich
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

This guest house was booked by Contours travel company as the final night for my Cumbria Way walk. I was accompanied by four male friends, and we all arrived worn out and footsore. We had left a car at Swaledale Watch five days before, this was agreed by the owners and made our planning a lot easier, (thank you Nan).... More 

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1 Thank Gus-n-Nic
Leicester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Everything totally lovely. Wonderful room and house. Delightful hosts, Nan collected us from the local pub as it was raining! Her husband took time to explain to us the effect of the recent rain on the footpaths. Charming and peaceful. Highly recommend staying here.

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Thank David G
Poole
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Reviewed 11 December 2015

We spent our last night here on our journey along the Cumbria way. We were weary and wet when we arrived but Mrs Arnold sorted us out with newspaper to stuff in our boots, and showed us through to our room. The room itself was very spacious, and immaculate with lots of personal touches, and a very comfortable bed. The... More 

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Thank Lucy B
England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed at Swaledale Watch as the final night of the Cumbria Way. After a 16 mile walk to Caldbeck there was some swearing about have a further mile to this B&B. However the effort proved well worthwhile. Our accommodation was divided between the main bungalow and an annexe The property is located in a tranquil rural location with fine views... More 

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1 Thank Paul F
Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Was just what we wanted a couple of days away there was no phone signal but didn't bother us but they gave you the WiFi number if wanted it the breakfast was outstanding as was the georginna room, a great place if you just wanna get away from it all

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Lexington, Massachsetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2015

During a recent walk along the Cumbria Way trail, we spend our last night in Swaledale Watch, just outside the center of Caldbeck. The walk down through fields to the B&B is beautiful, and the B&B itself, lovingly created by Mr. and Mrs. Arnold about 33 years ago, is spacious and immaculate. The house and rooms are very much personally... More 

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Leicestershire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2015

We spent 1 night here whilst walking the Cumbria Way. Although the B & B is about a mile outside of Caldbeck, the lovely hostess (Nan) will give you a lift to the Oddfellows Arms in the village. It is a very pleasant walk back. Our room was very comfortable with a four poster bed, and a Jacuzzi bath in... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 May 2015

I have been going to Swaledale Watch for 10 years now, every year sometimes twice a year. I have grown up knowing the place and spent the best family holidays there and made some amazing memories there. It is always exceptionally clean, the breakfast is amazing and its an all round wonderful visit run by the most beautiful, friendly couple... More 

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Address: Swaledale Watch Walpo, Caldbeck CA7 8HQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Caldbeck
Number of rooms: 4
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“Annex rooms are good, quiet with plenty of space.”
 of 5 bubbles richardbM3268AS, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet”
 of 5 bubbles crackermean, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Any will do! We loved Georgina - beautiful double four poster bed!”
 of 5 bubbles Heather_May_Stanley, 31 May 2014 | Read review
“the annex is very nice”
 of 5 bubbles tdi_b5, 30 Jul 2013 | Read review
“If you are in group where 2 rooms are required, ask for the stable annex. There are two rooms with an adjoining sitting room. This across the yard/carpark.”
 of 5 bubbles linders22, 18 Jul 2012 | Read review
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