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Welcome to Dunmail a small, exceptionally friendly and informal bed and breakfast situated within the enchanting village of Grasmere. Beautiful newly decorated and furnished en-suite bedrooms with stunning views. Dunmail enjoys private car parking and gardens with panoramic views towards Stone Arthur and the fells. Five Star rated with Award winning breakfasts to set you up for the day.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Family Rooms
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Our few days of walking in the Lake District were made extra special by our warm and generous welcome by Shirley at Dunmail House. The room was well appointed and spotlessly clean with lovely views of Helm Crag. The guest sitting room was comfortable and spacious. Best of all
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We have just returned from another stay at Dunmail House and it has been as perfect as ever. From the warmth of Shirley's welcome at the start, staying at Dunmail truly makes the holiday. It is warm, comfortable, friendly and welcoming, nothing is too much trouble. I have
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Response from Shirley E, Owner at Dunmail House
Responded 25 Sep 2018
I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay and managed to get out despite the awful weather conditions. Its never a problem to dry out your coats and boots when you get caught in a rare Lake District shower! I am already looking forward to seeing you again and thank you so much for taking the time to write another review on your stay. Warmest Wishes Shirley
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Very comfortable stay with fantastic breakfasts in the morning. Shirley is a sheer delight, a lovely welcome with a cup of tea and a slice of cake after our long journey. We couldn’t fault any aspect of our stay. Top class.
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Response from Shirley E, Owner at Dunmail House
Responded 5 Aug 2018
Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to post a review for me. I am thrilled you enjoyed your stay and enjoyed all the key things I strive to achieve. It is my greatest reward to know that my guests have enjoyed their stay and relaxed. It would be lovely to see you again sometime. Thank youagain for choosing to stay here at Dunmail House. Shirley
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I planned a weekend away in Grasmere for my husband and myself to celebrate our 45th Wedding Anniversary as a surprise for him. Well what a find Dunmail House. Practically perfect Mein Host Shirley. What a lovely lady. When booking I at once felt at ease, with Shirley.
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Response from Shirley E, Owner at Dunmail House
Responded 5 Aug 2018
Thank you so very much for your excellent review. It is very rewarding to read all the lovely things you have taken the time to say about your stay. It was indeed a pleasure to meet you both and your comments about the breakfasts and the rooms etc. are very much appreciated. I so hope you will come back and see me again. Thank you again. Shirley
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Just want to let everybody know we have just stayed at Dunmail house at Grasmere in the Lake District, if you ever want somewhere to stay this is absolute perfection, don't look elsewhere,STAY HERE! Gorgeous ensuite bedrooms,lovely guest lounge,great location on the edge of
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Response from Shirley E, Owner at Dunmail House
Responded 25 Jun 2018
Dear Roger and Claire, Thank you so much for writing such a great review and I am delighted you enjoyed your stay. My greatest reward is to know that my guests are comfortable and have a really good time here at Dunmail House. It was my pleasure to meet you both and I look forward to seeing you again whenever you have time to come to the Lakes. Thank you again for choosing to stay with me. Warmest Wishes Shirley
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View from the bedroom, Dunmail House
View from Garden at Dunmail House
"All rooms are good, the front has views over Easedale and to the rear the room have lovely views up Greenhead Gill."
"All rooms have lovely views."
"Cannot say as good views obtained from both front and rear."
"We had two rooms and both were really nice"
"All rooms are good, back is cooler if sunny in summer but all have lovely views."
US$154 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictGrasmere
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