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2 Cambridge Villas

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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... More 

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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 More 

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 17 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.... More 

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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 More 

London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 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... More 

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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... More 

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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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 More 

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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 More 

Wirral
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

My friend and I stayed for 3 nights 12-15 September and couldn't have asked for better weather. We found Steve and Jeanette to be a very welcoming couple - we very quickly felt at home. We had a triple room which was nicely decorated with very comfortable beds and bedding. The house is spotless and the hosts are very proud... More 

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

We'e really pleased you guys had such a great break in Ambleside. It was lovely to have you as our guests. Steve especially loved your friendly banter each morning :-) Oh and we're glad you liked the cakes! Hope to welcome you back soon. Jeanette and Steve More 

Warrington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic B&B, perfect location, spotlessly clean and comfortable. Jeanette and Stephen are great hosts - welcoming, helpful and friendly. We stayed for two nights in rooms 1&2 with our two teenage children. Beautifully decorated with everything you could need. Beds where extremely comfortable. Nothing was too much trouble. Advice given on walks, things to do and restaurants.

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

Thank you for your lovely review. I have emailed the recipe for my GF lemon drizzle cake as you asked for, hope you enjoy it :-) Hope to see you again soon. Jeanette and Steve More 

South Shields, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights and could not find any fault at all. Great couple running this B+B who were very attentive and helpful without being overbearing. Nothing was a trouble for them and both made us feel really at home. Special thanks to Steve for helping us with details of a lovely walk on our first day. Breakfast was... More 

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

Hi Neil. Thank you for the lovely review. We appreciate all your kind comments. Glad Steve's maps were of good use to you (better than my car park directions. lol) We look forward to seeing you again soon. Jeanette and Steve More 

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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We visited Ambleside for 2 nights great accommodation friendly and warm a great couple who are very passionate in what they do, great breakfast easy access to the town and some lovely walks, go there.

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

Thanks for your great comments Mark. Hope to see you again sometime Jeanette and Steve More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about 2 Cambridge Villas

Address: 2 Cambridge Villas 2 Church Street, Ambleside LA22 9DL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: £73 - £78 (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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“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
“All the rooms are first class.”
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“Central for buses, local bars and restaurants and easy walk to the lake and mountains”
 of 5 bubbles JaneRonnieZac, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
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