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The Bay Horse Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #2 of 5 Ravenglass B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“It's all about the detail”
Reviewed 4 September 2012

Stayed at the Bay Horse for 4 nights over an extremely (3 days out of 4) August Bank holiday weekend but the B&B was an absolute delight. The welcome was friendly and imparted all the necessary info about the area. The breakfast with its fruit salad and aga cooked free range locally sourced eggs was a great start for the day. The decor has been lovingly restored and is an inventive mixture of old and new. The shower was powerful and the bed comfy.

Ravenglass itself is in the Lake District National Park and provides a great base to explore the little known and little used north west coast.

I wholeheartedly recommend a stay at the Bay Horse.

  • Stayed August 2012, travelled as a couple
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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 28 August 2012

Received a friendly reception. WOW, what a lovely lovely place, so impressed. Excellent decor,modern mixed with antique. Ambience,so peaceful, calming and quiet. The attention to detail with little chocolates on the bed, cookies with the tea/coffee making facilities, bottled drinking water,bowl of fresh fruit as well as a bottle opener and wine glasses and a live plant. Add to the fact there is a pen and paper with a menu by which to pre-order breakfast so it can be made to order at your chosen time. Wonderfully comfortable memory foam mattress bed and a nice roomy shower all really clean and relaxing surroundings.
In very close proximity to the river estuary.Overall a wonderful experience. Can't fault The Bay Horse B&B and look forward to many more visits..

Room Tip: Only 2doubles and 1 single so get in there quick if you want a romantic get away from the hustle and...
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  • Stayed August 2012, travelled as a couple
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2012

We were on the same cycle ride as the Binks and totally concur with all their comments. A very warm welcome awaits you at the Bayhorse and a vey fine breakfast will see you on your way. Your hosts could not be more accomodating, storing bikes and advising on local places to eat etc. The room was lovely and well appointed with fresh fruit available as well as the usual tea and coffee making facilities. We too bought some of Elaine's home made jam after sampling it at breakfast. A fabulous place to stay.
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  • Stayed July 2012, travelled with friends
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Nr. York, UK
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65 reviews
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Reviewed 24 July 2012

We have just returned from a 3-day Ravenglass to South Shields bike ride for charity - Hadrian's Way. The Bay Horse was a fabulous place to spend the night before starting - very comfortable, welcoming and lots of little luxurious touches such as Thornton's chocolates on the pillow, and very good quality toiletries. The breakfast was excellent too - all locally sourced, and with fabulous home-made jams. Treat yourself before spending all those hours in the saddle...

  • Stayed July 2012, travelled with friends
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nuneaton
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 16 July 2012

Lovely old house beautifully converted.Great nights sleep and super breakfast.Home made jams were a real treat. Thanks

  • Stayed July 2012, travelled as a couple
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halifax
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 15 July 2012

This is for those wanting something that bit special and quiet.
The B &B is brilliant and the rooms are renovated to a top standard.
Breakfast was the best and the owners go all out to make your stay special.
The ratty arms we ate at and found very good.Ravenglass itself very small but ideal for de stressing.The little extras in the room were much appreciated,chocs, fruit and quality wine glasses!!We will be back!!!!!

  • Stayed July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 July 2012

Beautifully converted old coaching inn. Very friendly welcome and comfortable room. Excellent breakfast. Well worth a visit.

Stayed June 2012, travelled as a couple
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Property: The Bay Horse Bed and Breakfast
Address: Bay Horse Main Street, Ravenglass CA18 1SD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ravenglass
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Ranked #2 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Ravenglass
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Bay Horse Bed and Breakfast 3.5*
Number of rooms: 2
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Bay Horse is situated in the Lake District's only coastal village, Ravenglass. It is an 18th century former Coaching Inn which has been lovingly restored to enhance it's charm and character.The original features of the property have been uncovered revealing oak lintels, wooden doors, panelling, beams and fireplaces. If you like old properties you will love our home.The Bay Horse offers 2 double bedrooms and 1 single furnished to a high standard. ... more   less 
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