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Bessiestown Farm Country Guesthouse

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This multi award winning, 5 Star Gold, Country Guest House situated in a magnificent rural setting just north of Carlisle, midway between Gretna Green & Hadrian’s Wall. Within driving distance to the Lake District, South of Scotland or an ideal stop off point for those traveling to or from Scotland. Here a warm, lighthearted welcome awaits its guests to peace and quiet, beautiful public rooms, pretty en suite bedrooms and delicious home cooking, using local ingredients and traditional recipes.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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My husband and I booked a night here enroute to Scotland, we had a wonderful greeting, very friendly people. As it was quiet we were upgraded to the cottage with two lovely bedrooms and a bathroom downstairs plus a dining kitchen/lounge upstairs, one bedroom had patio doors
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Been to visit today for afternoon tea. Such a fabulous place to have afternoon tea, staff are amazing so friendly and nothing is a bother. We had our afternoon tea in the conservatory with its beautiful fresh flowers and dainty crockery, all laid out of crisp white tablecloths.
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We stayed one night in this lovely B&B. The whole area was quiet and in the countryside but not far from the M6. Our room was lovely and roomy and comfortable. The decor throughout the whole place was tastefully done and very inviting. The breakfast area was nicely decorated
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Stayed for a night with my husband. We got the last room, which was a family room - a double room and a single room connected via a private small hallway. Perfect for couples and families alike. Rooms are quaint and beautifully decorated. The grounds are tranquil with fields
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As a family we had a number of holidays at Bessiestown in the 70's and 80's when our children were young. It was enjoyed by all, one memorable weekend with 3 other families to celebrate special Birthdays. To return some 35 or so years later was wonderful especially to find
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Bessiestown Farmhouse Guesthouse have ground floor cottages one of which has a ground floor bedroom with an ensuite wet room. I know because I have stayed in it!
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"Please ring ahead and check that they have your reservation!"
"The cottages are ideal for those with mobility difficulties, and one can park in front of the door."
"Our room was like being in an attic gorgeous"
"Courtyard cottage has 2 bedrooms lounge area and kitchen area"
"We only saw the room in which we stayed and cannot make comparisons. Our room was at the front of the house with views over fields."
US$122 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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