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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

We had an excellent stay. Judith made us so welcome into her home and provided an excellent breakfast, including home made sausages. Our bedroom was well equipped and views from bedroom windows stunning. We shared many laughs on our continuing to get lost in Ambleside, our satnav did not help either to find the farm. Thanks again for such a... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 September 2016

Lovely caravan and farmhouse, set in beautiful gardens in the peace and quiet. Not far from Ambleside and Windermere for daytime activities. Two swings for children, which our son loved, especially the tyre. Lots of pubs nearby and Skelwith Bridge with café and waterfall, just down the road. Would definitely recommend!

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Swindon
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We visited with our 2 girls aged 9 and 12. Lovely breakfasts and lovely farmhouse. About 5 Nice National Trusts nearby, and the spectacular passes to Ravensglass railway. Very convenient for Windermere too.

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barlick
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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a quick break in the lakes staying at Holmeshead farm.We would like to thank Judith for her kind attention and providing us with very comfortable accommodation and excellent breakfast to start the day off. Would also recommend that if staying, that you try the Priest Hole restaurant in Ambleside or the Outgate pub which is nearby for... More 

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Bombay, New York
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Reviewed 12 July 2016

Had a fabulous time with very friendly people - Judy, ED and Yvette couldn't do enough to help when we had a bit of equine drama... Beautiful setting, fabulous hacking, and some good pubs within a shortish walk.....

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

A great place to come and stay in the heart of the Lake District for horse and rider 5 star accommodation for horse and rider Nothing too much trouble Fabulous rides to suit all abilities Great food Highly recommended

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Reviewed 6 June 2016

We stayed in the caravan for a week in May. Fabulous location and very friendly hosts. Great setting and the kids loved the swing in the garden. We walked every day from the farm and barely used the car all week. The sun shone all week which was clearly a coincidence rather than anything The Iretons had control over but... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 26 May 2016

I've stayed in a lot of places in my life but the people who run this B and B are so friendly and it makes me want to visit again. Breakfast is very good and I can recommend it to anyone .the facilities here are so good .bedding very clean and to me that is so important ,

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Thank Susan C
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

Very idyllic location near Ambleside. Set on a working farm, with horses and sheep sharing the environs. Beautiful views over to the mountains from the driveway. Hosts were very friendly, and gave us a lift to the Drunken Duck restaurant (about 25mins walk otherwise). Nice communal area for guests where we enjoyed tea in front of a wood-burning stove in... More 

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2016

A beautiful Farmhouse in a stunning location. Rooms clean with soft fluffy bedding and good bathroom. Great breakfast in a lovely room. All in all a great welcome, a great location with stunning views. Dogs welcome is a real bonus as well. Thanks

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Holmeshead Farm

Address: Skelwith Fold, Ambleside LA22 0HU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: £60 - £80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holmeshead Farm 4*
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Holmeshead Farm Ambleside, Lake District
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