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Waterside House

Waterside House Hannakin, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0PZ England
Everyone needs a place to lay their weary head. For travellers visiting Hawkshead, Waterside House is an excellent choice for rest and rejuvenation. Well-known for its quaint environment and proximity to great restaurants and attractions, Waterside House makes it easy to enjoy the best of Hawkshead. Waterside House makes getting online easy, with free wifi. And, as an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests. If you’re looking for a cafe, consider a visit to Kittchen, The Little Ice Cream Shop - Hawkshead, or Poppi Red, which are all convenient to Waterside House. Best of all, Waterside House makes it easy to experience many great Hawkshead attractions like Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House, Brantwood, and St Michael and All Angels Church, Hawkshead, which are some popular historic sites.
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Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Leeds-Bradford Airport65 mi
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I brought my 5 year old daughter for an end of term treat to waterside and can not say enough good things about it and particularly about Vanessa who is an amazing host! We planned to come just for one night but due to travel ‘issues’ it took the whole of the first day to get the
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Response from vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House
Responded 18 Aug 2018
And thank Potter for bringing you here!!! It was lovely to have met you both. Really kind review and I can not thank you enough. I certainly hope to see you again and until then I wish you all the best. Vanessa
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Just returned from our second visit to Waterside House. The Barn was ideal for a family of four. Really comfortable, clean and with lots of thoughtful touches. The breakfasts are delicious and Vanessa is a very welcoming and helpful host. An easy walk into the village with plenty
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Response from vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House
Responded 4 Jun 2018
Thank you. A great pleasure to have you return and I certainly hope to see you again. The boys are lovely and what a treat it was to be entertained by them.. Vanessa.
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We stayed for two nights in May. The host, Vanessa was very friendly and helpful. The rooms were clean and fresh. We had an excellent breakfast choice. There was secure storage for mountain bikes. It is situated a short walk from Hawkshead, which is handy for local pubs and suppl
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Response from vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House
Responded 31 May 2018
Thank you for your kind review. I am so pleased the weather came out for you guys and you such a good ride. It would be lovely to see you here at Waterside again. Take care, Vanessa.
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The rooms here are gorgeous and quaint, with super comfortable beds. They have rooms upstairs but also an accessible one on the ground floor if you’re not great with stairs.
Vanessa is so lovely and welcoming, with really great attention to detail and info on the local area. She
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Response from vanessahawkshead, Owner at Waterside House
Responded 26 Mar 2018
It was a pleasure. Thank you so much for your amazing review. I love having guests like you, you make my job so easy!!! please come back :)
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We had a fantastic two nights at Waterside House and I can't recommend it highly enough. Good food, comfy beds and a brilliant hostess! Very convenient for visiting all parts of Cumbria, but away from the throngs of people, situated on its own, so lovely and quiet.
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Response from vanessa B, Owner at Waterside House
Responded 23 Aug 2017
Thank you, thank you!!!! Lovely to meet you and a pleasure to look after you. You are definitely on my list of, very welcome, to stay again guests. Until next time, take care, Vanessa
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Hi I am looking for 2 rooms, 4 adults for 1 night on Sunday 27th August till Monday 28th August. Do you have availability for us. I appreciate it is short notice and also the bank holiday weekend. Thanks very much.Claire
Hi, We are looking for a room for my husband and I and our 1 year old son. We can bring a porta-cot with us for him. Do you have any available on the night of 24th May for one night? If so, could you please advise of the price and how I can make a reservation? We are travelling from Australia. Thank you. Kind regards Lou MacLachlan
Hello thank you for your enquiry, unfortunately I am fully booked. Sorry I could not be more helpful. Thank you..
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"Just use any of the rooms they are excellent"
"Nothing to add, the entire stay was wonderful."
"All rooms have direct outside access which makes early morning/late night dog walking ideal"
"The barn has a separate lounge with upstairs bedroom and bathroom"
"Claife room has its own entrance up a few steps and a separate lounge area."
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictAmblesideHawkshead
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