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“Quaint cottage, great location.”
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Bristol
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“Quaint cottage, great location.”
Reviewed 30 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014
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person found this review helpful

This is a lovely little cottage in a wonderful location in Ambleside. It's so easy to wander into town and also to walk up into the beautiful countryside.
It's only a teeny tiny cottage, but room enough for 3 adults and there is everything there you need.

Date of stay: July 2014
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

Date of stay: July 2014
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Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway
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Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014
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Date of stay: May 2014
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Liked best: The cottage was so cute!
Liked least: Leaving
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Jane T
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“A real treat”
Reviewed 22 April 2014 for a stay in March 2014

This is my second time at Blue Hill cottage with friends and it was a super as the last visit. We quickly got settled in, getting the fire going (which is such a treat for those of us who normally live in the town). My friends agreed that the cottage has everything you could need, including wifi, which is essential for me. My friends were also impressed with the location, (particularly the ease with which you can get both into town and to the steamer terminal). We slept like logs in the comfy beds. We will be back!

Date of stay: March 2014
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Liked best: The cottage has a great feel to it and you immediatley feel at home!
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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j0k5
Mooloolaba, Australia
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160 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
“Quaint little blue stone cottage”
Reviewed 14 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014
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We stayed at Blue Hill Cottage for 4 nights as a family of 4. The owner Jenny did tell us that it was better suited for 2 people but we managed with 4 people as there are 2 bedrooms upstairs.
The stairs are quite steep and you have to be careful to negotiate going to the bathroom because of the unevenness of the stairs but having said that we had a super time in Ambleside. The cottage is within walking distance from the village of Ambleside a huge plus with parking problems in all villages in the Lakes District. There is an open fire which we used every night as it was cold while we were there. It is a cosy cottage to spend a week in the beautiful Lakes District.

Date of stay: April 2014
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Liked best: Staying in Ambleside and able to walk to the village
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2014 for a stay in February 2014

Date of stay: February 2014
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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   No.
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Hawick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2014 for a stay in January 2014

Date of stay: January 2014
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Liked best: the location , near th main part of the town
Liked least: cleaning out the fire!
Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 65+
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Families with young children
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