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“Gorgeous, cosy cottage. Perfect for a winter break”
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Very good
88 reviews
Bluehill Cottage-a view down the lane
Outside the cottage.
Showing our car parking space.
A prosecco moment!
Relaxing in the lounge!
Cosy lounge.
Double bedroom
Twin bedroom.
Twin room.
Newly renovated bathroom with walk-in shower.
Bathroom
Some visitors arrive by horse!
A walk from Bluehill Cottage overlooking Grasmere.
A host of dancing daffodils- by Stockghyll waterfalls a short walk from the cottage.
Lake Windermere at Waterhead. 10 mins walk from cottage.
Waterhead.
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Very good - based on 88 reviews
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Clownface...
London, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
81 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Gorgeous, cosy cottage. Perfect for a winter break”
Reviewed 18 January 2013 for a stay in January 2013

The cottage is small and cosy but perfectly large enough for 2 people to spread out (or perhaps 4 to squash in). Very well equipped, with an efficient heating system, plentiful hot water and a real fire (the owners even provide your first bucket of fuel).
The wifi is fast and reliable.

Located 5 mins walk from the centre of Ambleside, with its own parking space it is ideally located for exploring the fells (or just ambling around the lower levels) and all that Ambleside has to offer.

Definitely will book again!

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Liked best: 'Home from home' atmosphere and cosiness
Liked least: Slightly soft bed
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
19 Jan 2013
I'm so glad you enjoyed our cottage. We do warn people that space is a bit tight especially with 4 adults. But having 2 bedrooms it means its great for 2 people sharing.

We've only just installed the wi-fi so pleased to hear it works well.

We look forward to your return visit when the prices are discounted by 5%.
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Mancheste...
Manchester
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17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Simple Superb”
Reviewed 3 December 2012 for a stay in November 2012

My wife and I have now stayed at blue hill 3 times. It is cosy and comfortable and we love it!.
It's in a quiet part of ambleside but just a few minutes walk from the center with all the shops, restaurants and pubs you'll ever need.
For us it's the perfect package and can't recommend it highly enough.

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Management Response
7 Jan 2013
I'm glad you like it. We do too!
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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2012 for a stay in October 2012

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Travelling group: Young Children
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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 October 2012 for a stay in September 2012

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Liked best: The location and quietness.
Liked least: No real outlook and steep staircase.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Aldershot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2012 for a stay in September 2012

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Liked best: Open Fire, Great Location
Liked least: Lack of Internet Access
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2012 for a stay in July 2012
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Liked best: the location
Liked least: the stairs are very steep!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 25-34
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2012 for a stay in May 2012

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Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
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