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2 Cambridge Villas

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a lovely B&B. Jeanette and Steve are such a lovely couple and made us feel really welcome. The room was beautiful and immaculate and we had everything we needed, even umbrellas were available so we could brace the weather! Stephen is also a coeliac like myself and the GF breakfast was delicious! Jeanette's gluten-free brownies were awesome!!! We will...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just returned from our 3 night stay at 2 Cambridge Villas and felt I had to write a review to share what a fantastic B&B we have found along with it's lovely owners. We have stayed in Ambleside many times in different accommodation but have now found the perfect B&B. Excellent location with free parking which is only...

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North York Moors National Park, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Just as the previous reviews had said, a really great place to stay, a warm welcome from the owners, couldn't be more helpful. Great room very clean and tidy, great location in central Ambleside, their own parking a few minutes walk from the b&b and to top it all a brilliant breakfast. I am coeliac and they went out of...

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

Stayed for two nights last week (end November). Visited before and cannot over emphasise how good this place is. Steve and Jeanette were very welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. The rooms are first class and contain everything necessary and more! An excellent breakfast was served in the dining room where the Christmas decorations were really special. Fantastic value...

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We were greeted with a warm welcome as we returned to Ambleside - this time a family of four. Steve & Jeanette are great, honest, down-to-earth hosts with a beautiful property in a perfect location. The rooms were excellent and the breakfasts even better (get the scrambled egg). Unlike some other b&b's, you get the feeling that they are genuinely...

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Reviewed 27 October 2016

We arrived to fabulous welcome from Jeanette and Steve. Gorgeous afternoon tea on arrival. Great room and location. Fabulous cooked breakfast, along with the banter from Steve! Good old Yorkshire hospitality at its best. We will be back. Heidi,Steve and Toby

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Jeanette F, Owner at 2 Cambridge Villas, responded to this review

Thank you Heidi, Steve and Toby for your lovely comments. We always love a bit of Yorkshire banter. Hope it's not too long before we see you guys again. :-) Jeanette and Steve

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I had never been out of the United States before, and traveling alone to the Lake District to stay at 2 Cambridge Villas, I felt right at home. Steve and Jeanette greeted me with friendly faces and a cup of tea before taking my bags upstairs. They took me in like family and treated me as one of their own....

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Jeanette F, Owner at 2 Cambridge Villas, responded to this review

Hi Mellisa. Thanks for the great review. We're so glad you felt at home at 2 Cambridge Villas. We hope you had a fantastic time in London. We really look forward to welcoming you back in the future (brownies will definitely be on offer :-)) Jeanette and Steve

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2016

After a long drive from London, we received such a warm welcome in this B&B. My first impression of the room was it was really cute! The place is very well looked-after and the owners will spoil you rotten! Breakfast spot on each morning, and Jeannette baked an amazing chocolate cake -- that was gluten free! We were also a...

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Jeanette F, Owner at 2 Cambridge Villas, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We're really pleased you had such a good time. We love to spoil our guests, especially by feeding them well so the fact you say this is how you felt is a massive compliment to us. Hope to welcome you guys back in the future. We'll...

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This is the best B&B in Ambleside. Right in the town centre, beautifully furnished and a fantastic breakfast. However what makes it so great is Steve and Jeanette. They really are the perfect hosts in every way and make your stay feel special. Thank you so much x. Ps Jeanette makes the most amazing chocolate cake!

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Jeanette F, Owner at 2 Cambridge Villas, responded to this review

Hi Gary. Thank you for the great review. We're really glad you guys had such a good time at 2 Cambridge Villas. I'm so pleased you especially liked the chocolate cake. Hope to see you all again soon when you must try some more of our home baked favs. :-) Jeanette and Steve

Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

You will see virtually everyone on here has given 5 stars, for very good reason. Owners are so friendly, accommodating serving great cakes and drink on arrival, and being flexible around room cleaning and breakfasts. Well done Steve and Jeanette.

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Jeanette F, Owner at 2 Cambridge Villas, responded to this review

Thanks Jason for taking the time to write us such a great review. We really appreciate your comments. We look forward to welcoming back soon. Jeanette and Steve

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about 2 Cambridge Villas

Address: 2 Cambridge Villas 2 Cambridge Villas 2 Church Street Church Street, Ambleside LA22 9DL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: RM166 - RM210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 2 Cambridge Villas 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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2 Cambridge Villas Ambleside, Lake District
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“Room 2 is a bright and lovely family room. Has a power shower with jets!”
 of 5 bubbles MWalker, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 1 on 1st floor contains super king size which converts into twins, tastefully decorated with two easy chairs and view of Church Street.”
 of 5 bubbles suebW1166HV, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“they have a range of rooms with 3 and 4 bed rooms for families.”
 of 5 bubbles heidib249, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms great”
 of 5 bubbles 331lindak, 10 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have been recently refurbished to a high standard”
 of 5 bubbles I7418TIjuliec, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
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