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Under Loughrigg

Ambleside, 

Cumbria, 


LA22 9LL,  United Kingdom
Foxghyll Country House B&B offers bed & breakfast in style. This large, Grade II Listed Regency-style country home, originally built in the 1600's and once home to literary figure Thomas DeQuincey. Set in a beautifully spacious & secluded private setting, located on the scenic Under Loughrigg Road. 5 minutes' walk to Rydal Water & 10 minutes walk to Ambleside centre. Foxghyll also offers full private parking, 3 acres of private landscaped garden +Private fishing, Full English breakfast included
  • En-suite rooms
  • English Breakfast
  • Large Garden
  • Free WiFi Internet access
  • Peaceful and tranquil
  • Historic Building
  • Beautiful Views
  • Free Private Parking
  • Mountains
  • Wordsworth
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Guest Reviews
Guest reviews for Foxghyll Country House B&B, Ambleside are provided by real guests who have actually stayed at the property.
Rooms:
4.7
Value:
4.8
Friendliness:
4.9
Cleanliness:
4.8
Facilities:
4.5
Staff service:
4.9
Location:
4.8
Breakfast:
4.8
Guest Rating: 4.8
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shane
Mature Couple
Stayed: Sep '16
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location
5
Breakfast:
5
"idyllic location"
A lovely weekend break in a beautiful house not far from Ambleside, restaurants nearby and access to lovely walks.… Read more
"idyllic location"
A lovely weekend break in a beautiful house not far from Ambleside, restaurants nearby and access to lovely walks. Read less
Likes:
Paul is great, felt very at home. The two dogs made my weekend, beautiful !!. breakfast was delicious - nothing was too much trouble for Paul. Our bedroom was huge and very comfortable. will be bac
Dislikes:
nothing at all except having to come home.
Guest Review for Foxghyll Country House B&B, Ambleside
Michael
Mature Couple
Stayed: Sep '16
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location
5
Breakfast:
5
"Excellent"
We were well cared for and I would thoroughly recommend this B & B to anyone else.… Read more
"Excellent"
We were well cared for and I would thoroughly recommend this B & B to anyone else. Read less
Likes:
The comfort of the place
Dislikes:
Nothing
Guest Review for Foxghyll Country House B&B, Ambleside
Ian
Mature Couple
Stayed: May '16
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
4
Staff service:
5
Location
5
Breakfast:
5
"Great B&B in great location"
4 nights. Walked to Ambleside in the day and took in the attractions, such as cinema, shops, ferry, sights etc.… Read more
"Great B&B in great location"
4 nights. Walked to Ambleside in the day and took in the attractions, such as cinema, shops, ferry, sights etc. Read less
Likes:
Beautiful quiet rooms with excellent breakfast. Very clean.
Dislikes:
None
Guest Review for Foxghyll Country House B&B, Ambleside
More Information
4 Stars Self Assessed Guest House
Parking
On-site parking, Free parking
Types of Payment Accepted at Foxghyll Country House B&B
Cash (Sterling), Cash (Euro), Cheque
Check-in: 12:00 PM till 10:00 PM
Early check-in available on request.
Check-out: 11:30 AM
Policies
Children Policy: Children over 7 welcome
Smoking Policy: No smoking
Pet Policy: No pets
Cancellation Policy
Booking Terms and Conditions
Accessibility
Languages Spoken
English
FoxGhyll Country House B&B, located 5 mins from Ambleside, on the historic literary road of Under Loughrigg. Originally built in the 1600’s in the style of a typical old Lakeland farmhouse, Foxghyll has undergone a diverse and colourful history. Having once had the famous writer, author and literary figure Thomas De Quincy as a tenant for a short time.

The house was later occupied by the Hon. WE. Forster. MP for the borough of Bradford, and the first minister of education. It was during this time in the 1870’s that extensive additions were added in the decorative & imaginative style of an affluent Regency country house.

Offering guests a peaceful and tranquil setting, yet all within easy access to Ambleside and all the amenities the village has to offer. In a 10-15 minute walk, or 5 minute drive from Ambleside town centre, you will find FoxGhyll Country House B&B. By the banks of the River Rothay. Set amongst a formally laid, 3-acre garden and with direct access onto Loughrigg Fell itself.

During the Spring and Summer months, Foxghyll’s private and secluded garden comes to life with a vast and varied array of plant and shrub life. The small stream that runs through the grounds, provides tranquility and composure to the residence. With excellent views of the Lakeland fells, guests can gain easy access to Loughrigg and the Fells and valleys beyond, from the garden itself. From land adjoining the River Rothay, Foxghyll can also boast private fishing. Foxghyll’s driveway also offers easy & accessible private parking.
Style of property
Comfortable, Elegant, Stylish, Traditional, Unique
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