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  • VisitEngland 5 Star Bed & Breakfast
  • VisitEngland Breakfast Award
  • Member of Cumbria Tourism
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Bed & Breakfast with 3 rooms £95-£160 prpnb

VISITENGLAND 5 STAR B & B, VISITENGLAND BREAKFAST AWARD, MEMBER OF CUMBRIA TOURISM, ACCESS DETAILS

Walker Ground Manor 5* B&B

Walker Ground Manor 5* B&B

Walker Ground Manor 5* B&B

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Children are accepted from 12 years.

Walker Ground Manor sometimes limits bookings to 3 or more days.

Four Poster
(double room sleeps 2)

Garden View
(flexible room sleeps 2)
£100.00
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Rear Garden View (Super King or Twin sleeps 2).
This generous guest bedroom is on the first floor at the rear of the house. A peaceful and comfortable room, with a beautiful aspect overlooking the garden. It also has exposed beams, and has been stylishly furnished and decorated.
The room has a coffee table and two easy chairs. Complimentary tea and coffee making facilities are provided, along with - radio/CD - TV/DVD – Hair Dryer – Iron and board & Wi Fi.
The spacious en-suite bathroom is fitted with a hand basin, W.C., bath and separate shower cubical.
The room comes as super king as standard if you require as twin please request at the time of booking.
Room size: Bedroom 15' 4" x 13' 9" (211 sq. ft.) Bathroom 12' 2" x 9' (110 sq. ft.)

Garden View sometimes limits bookings to 3 or more days.

Facilities: Bath en suite, En suite room, King-sized bed, Non-smoking room, Shower en suite

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Veranda
(flexible room sleeps 2)
£100.00
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Rear Garden View (Super King or Twin sleeps 2).
This generous guest bedroom is on the first floor at the rear of the house. A peaceful and comfortable room, with a beautiful aspect overlooking the garden. It also has exposed beams, and has been stylishly furnished and decorated.
The room has a coffee table and two easy chairs. Complimentary tea and coffee making facilities are provided, along with - radio/CD - TV/DVD – Hair Dryer – Iron and board & Wi Fi.
The spacious en-suite bathroom is fitted with a hand basin, W.C., bath and separate shower cubical.
The room comes as super king as standard if you require as twin please request at the time of booking.
Room size: Bedroom 15' 4" x 13' 9" (211 sq. ft.) Bathroom 12' 2" x 9' (110 sq. ft.).

Veranda sometimes limits bookings to 3 or more days.

Facilities: Bath en suite, En suite room, King-sized bed, Non-smoking room, Shower en suite

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Contact

Vicarage Lane,
Hawkshead,
Ambleside,
Cumbria,
LA22 0PD

Address

Vicarage Lane,
Hawkshead,
Cumbria,
LA22 0PD

Details

Walker Ground Manor is truly somewhere special, offering a superbly quiet and relaxing 5 star experience in an idyllic peaceful location. Set in its own grounds with even its own waterfall, only a short walking distance away from the centre of the picturesque village of Hawkshead,

A beautiful traditional English Lake District country house, dating from 1680, retaining many original features; with fine oak floors and panelling, and a rare barley twist oak staircase. Full of charm and character, the 3 spacious ensuite letting rooms are individually furnished and decorated, and offer a high standard of accommodation within a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Breakfast is served in the oak panelled Dining Room.

Situated close to Grizedale Forest, there are many wonderful walks from the door as well as easy access to the Grizedale Forest Cycle trails.

A short drive from Hawkshead means Coniston, The Langdale, Grasmere and Ambleside are within easy reach, and the busy centres of Windermere and Bowness can also be reached by a short ferry ride.

Owners Sue & Richard Hodgson do everything possible to ensure guests have the most enjoyable stay and look forward to welcoming you.

All make Walker Ground Manor the ideal choice for your stay and for exploring the entire South Lake District.

Children welcomeRadioTelevisionTea/coffee making in bedroomsUnlicensedSpecial diets availableLounge for residents' useIroning facilitiesPrivate parkingGardenTotally non-smokingDogs/pets NOT acceptedBuilding of historical interestCentral heatingElectric shaver pointsTelevision availableFishingVisa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedDogs/pets accepted by arrangementVegetarian diet availableWiFi or internet accessDVD playerCD playerHairdryerReal log/coal firesStaff fluent in Spanish

Cycle hire nearby, secure bike storage available. Children welcome from age 12.

Reviews

    Young Couple Andrew Butters & Lori Butler
    Stafford, United Kingdom
    06 October 2016
    Rated as 5 out of 5

    “fantastic place to stay fantastic hosts”

    We had a fantastic stay at Walker Ground Manor. We were welcomed by Sue and Richard and given a very well appreciated afternoon tea with home made cake.
    The accommodation was superb, furnished to a very high standard with a large bathroom with a large bath and separate shower cubicle complete with good quality complementary toiletries.
    There is a King size bed which we had a couple of very good nights sleep in and the room is warm and cosy as well heated.
    Breakfast was served in a beautiful dining room. We chose the Full English breakfast which was cooked to perfection, The eggs were from the owners chickens. There was a menu to make other choices for breakfast and also pastries, fresh fruit salad, cereal and yoghurts were available.
    The residence is 5 minutes walk from Hawkshead Village where there are four pubs all doing good quality food. There is a small convenience store that is well stocked also within walking distance.
    I cannot fault this place and would not want to try. We had a lovely break in the Lakes using Walker Ground Manor as our base, I would thoroughly recommend this place.

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    Location

    Directions

    Plan route to Walker Ground Manor using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

    Map reference: SD 348980  Lat: 54.37330 Long: -3.00515

    From Ambleside take the A593 Coniston Road and after 1 mile turn left at Clappersgate onto B5286. Follow for about 4 miles. As you enter Hawkshead the road swings round to the left, at this point turn right into Barnfield. Signed leading to Vicarage Lane and Walker Ground. Keep left through the bungalows to T- junction. Turn right and go to the top of the lane 200 yds. Do not bear left, but go straight ahead onto the driveway and into Walker Ground. GR 348 980.

    From M6 Exit at junction 36. Take the A590 to Newby Bridge roundabout. Take first exit and proceed for 50mtrs, then turn Right signposted Hawkshead & Lakeside, pass the Swan Hotel and follow the road to the right. Follow this road up the East side of the lake to Hawkshead, on entering the village turn left signposted Ambleside as the road swings right go straightforward into Barnfield and follow as above.

    From the ferry follow the road for approximately. 4 miles. After crossing the small bridge turn right signed, Ambleside/Coniston. Follow the road around the village and where it swings right go straightforward into Barnfield. Signed leading to Vicarage Lane and Walker Ground then as above.

    By public transport from the railway station at Windermere take 505 bus to Coniston, stopping at Hawkshead Car Park, on foot make your way to the village centre and passing the Co-op supermarket walk uphill, passing under a small arch onto Vicarage Lane, 6 mins walk will bring you to Walker Ground.

    Facilities

    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • RadioRadio
    • TelevisionTelevision
    • Tea/coffee making in bedroomsTea/coffee making in bedrooms
    • UnlicensedUnlicensed
    • Special diets availableSpecial diets available
    • Lounge for residents' useLounge for residents' use
    • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
    • Private parkingPrivate parking
    • GardenGarden
    • Totally non-smokingTotally non-smoking
    • Dogs/pets NOT acceptedDogs/pets NOT accepted
    • Building of historical interestBuilding of historical interest
    • Central heatingCentral heating
    • Electric shaver pointsElectric shaver points
    • Television availableTelevision available
    • FishingFishing
    • Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVisa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
    • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangementDogs/pets accepted by arrangement
    • Vegetarian diet availableVegetarian diet available
    • WiFi or internet accessWiFi or internet access
    • DVD playerDVD player
    • CD playerCD player
    • HairdryerHairdryer
    • Real log/coal firesReal log/coal fires
    • Staff fluent in SpanishStaff fluent in Spanish

    Cycle hire nearby, secure bike storage available. Children welcome from age 12.

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

    Parking

    • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
      • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
    • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is
      • YesGravel
    • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
    • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
      • YesHas steps and no ramp

    Public Areas

    • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to:
      • YesEntrance to reception
      • YesLounge
    • YesGood contrast between the floor and wall
    • YesGuest information available in large print (14pt and over)

    Bedrooms

    • YesBedroom with non-allergenic bedding available
    • Bathrooms available with:
      • YesSeparate shower unit
      • YesBath
    • YesSeparate shower unit with support handrails available
    • YesBath with support handrails available

    Entrance

    • YesSteps to the main entrance
      • 5
        Number of steps to entrance
      • YesHandrail by steps
    • YesEntrance well lit
    • YesBell at main entrance

    Dining

    • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift
    • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
    • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
    • Meals for guests with special dietary requirements can be provided:
      • YesSugar free (diabetic)
      • YesGluten free (coeliac)
      • YesLactose free (dairy free)
      • YesLow potassium
      • YesLow sodium
      • YesNut free
      • YesVegetarian
      • YesVegan

    General

    • YesProprietors/staff available 24-hours
    • YesEmergency evacuation procedures for guests with disabilities