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Cockermouth
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Reviewed 14 September 2013 via mobile

We cannot recommend highly enough. Sue and Bev were perfect hosts. Very warm and welcoming. Excellent facilities, food, location and hosts. So generous. We could live here forever, growing old and eating amazing food - Sue really is an amazing chef, and as Bev has walked all the fells he is an expert when seeking any advice about the area.... More 

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1 Thank Craig9992013
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 August 2013

What a great welcome from Sue a Bev when we arrived. This unique old house has been very well maintained and is in a very quiet location. Spacious rooms and an excellent breakfast with a great choice and as much as you could eat. Our three night stay was not long enough as we were made to feel as if... More 

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Thank Samuel876
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Reviewed 5 August 2013

Could not have had a more welcoming experience from start to finish. Sue and Bev were very friendly and really make you feel at home, they couldn't have been more accommodating. It was a lovely Georgian house with a striking stone staircase. The rooms were very well decorated and were well stocked with just about everything you needed which was... More 

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Thank carlynwilts
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 August 2013

A wonderful welcome from Sue & Bev. Great hospitality in a great house, with lovely rooms. Good guidance given on where to eat locally. Very near the lakes & close to the A66 for easy access. Breakfast was excellent. One night was not long enough. I would not hesitate to recommend a stay here to anyone. Hope to be back... More 

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Thank Pat G
Preston, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 July 2013

A wonderful relaxing weekend at Dufton House. A beautiful Georgian house with spacious rooms, comfortable beds and a lovely view of the garden at breakfast. And what a breakfast - fresh fruit, full English & home-made bread. Delicious! Sue & Bev are wonderful hosts, friendly and helpful with lots of ideas of places to visit in the north Lakes. The... More 

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Thank Linda S
Knutsford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2013

Beautiful old house in quiet village location just outside Cockermouth. Wonderful warm and friendly welcome, spacious and very comfortable bedroom. Breakfast was superb and a great choice of fresh foods. Sue was a wonderful host and without a doubt this is the best B&B we have ever stayed in. Its a great location to explore the North Lakes and we... More 

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Thank Doug H
Halifax, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Just returned from overnight stay at Dufton House, Brigham. Had a warm welcome and a comfortable stay. House beautifully appointed, bedrooms showed attention to detail in every respect.Locally sourced produce made for an excellent breakfast. The grade ll listed building contains an Impressive stone staircase from ground to first floor. Would recommend to anyone.

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1 Thank Alison B
Driffield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 10 June 2013

part of enjoying the lakes is staying in the right accommodation Dufton House is the very essence of lakeland beautiful period house set in the village of Brigham near Cockermouth ideally situated for exploring the northwest lakes ( probably the best ones! ) Loweswater Crummock and Buttermere Dufton House is the very best example of friendly hospiality fantastic meals super... More 

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Thank Nanette E
Derbyshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2013

Lovely house, friendly hosts, good breakfast - what more can one ask for? Unfortunately we were only able to stay for one night but would certainly consider staying again if visiting the Northern Lakes.

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Thank lazytraveller_10
1 review
Reviewed 19 May 2013 via mobile

Sue and Bev provide excellent accommodation. The rooms are clean, comfortable and full of character. Dufton House is a beautiful building with a lovely garden which provides the ideal setting for a holiday in the Lake District. Sue's homemade meals are not to be missed-especially the cooked breakfast which sets you up for the rest of the day. I would... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dufton House is a Grade 2 listed Georgian farm house dating back to 1662 situated in a peaceful village just 2 miles from Cockermouth. The house retains many original features including the stone staircase, wood panelling, sash windows and window seats overlooking the secluded walled garden.Our spacious central heated double bedroom with en-suite is tastefully decorated while the second double bedroom has a private bathroom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dufton House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 114 High Brigham | Brigham, Cockermouth CA13 0TJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Cockermouth
Number of rooms: 2
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“Both rooms comfortable, but back room overlooks the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles marionk246, 30 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Just two rooms Both great!”
 of 5 bubbles NanetteE225, 10 Jun 2013 | Read review
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