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Ambleside American-style Compston House B&B

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Pool
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

The new owners are lovely, rooms are neat and clean and the breakfast is still to die for. We were a little concerned when we found out Jerry and Sue had sold up but this was eleviated almost as soon as we walked through the...More

Thank Phil A
Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you so much for your great review! It was an absolute pleasure to host you and we are overjoyed you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you again soon and see what you think of the new rooms! Meg and John

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Well what can I say ... amazing!! We stayed here with the previous owners and loved it but have to say Meg, John and Mia (the new addition to the family) made us very welcome. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left...More

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Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you both for such a lovely review. Your words really mean a lot and go a long way. It was more than a pleasure to host you and really hope we get the chance to again. Mia loves her present! Had to take it...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

Stayed for two nights with my partner and we had a lovey stay. Meg and John are so welcoming and made us feel instantly at home. The room was nice and the breakfasts were really amazing, espcially the pancakes which were yummy. John recommended, and...More

Thank Gavin S
Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you for your kind review. It really was a pleasure hosting you and look forward to seeing you again soon! Glad you enjoyed our restaurant recommendation. It is no surprise it is your new favourite! Thanks again for taking the time to leave such...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This was our first trip to Ambleside and we enjoyed our stay in this lovely and welcoming B&B. We stayed in the Arizona room which was cosy and comfortable with views of the street below and distant hills. We initially parked on the street when...More

Thank Philippa F
Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you so much for your great review. We are really glad you enjoyed your stay with us and was able to utilise our location and parking permits. Thank you also for your comments regarding our breakfast and pancakes, really happy you both enjoyed them!...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place and hosts. Megan & John were lovely, made us feel really welcome immediately. The place was clean the food was fab and filling. The room was cute and ample for our needs. And Mia the puppy Alsation Was a welcome addition.

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Response from Compston, Owner at Ambleside American-style Compston House B&BResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for such a nice review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Mia is starting to learn her place in the B&B, the ultimate Receptionist! Haha! Really hope to welcome you again soon. Meg and John

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$106 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
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United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
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Ambleside American-Style Compston House Hotel Ambleside
Ambleside American-Style Compston House Bed And Breakfast
Ambleside American-Style Compston House B&B Lake District
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sharonlouis6
24 April 2017|
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Response from Compston | Property representative |
Yes, we are near public transportation. You can take a bus (a 10 minute ride) or taxi from the Windermere rail station to get to Ambleside. The lake is walking distance, We are in Ambleside town centre, so all the... More
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penelope h
10 October 2014|
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Sorry, but we do not accept pets, as many people are allergic.
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