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Bank House Bed and Breakfast

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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
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“homemade bread”(32 reviews)
“porridge”(18 reviews)
“friendly hosts”(15 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pool
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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here during the Ullswater Walking Festival in September 2016. We stayed 4 Nights and loved every minute. The prices were much better than anything inside the National Park limits and it's only a short drive to Ullswater. Breakfast was great...More

Thank David E
Response from Sarah H, Owner at Bank House Bed and BreakfastResponded 26 October 2016

Thank you so much for your very kind review. Penrith is very close to the National Park Border and we consider walks round Ullswater and Keswick as our local walks. In fact we are very close to the Pennines and people often take day trips...More

Reviewed 8 October 2016

This B&B is about a mile from the train station, but worth the walk for the quiet alone. A friend who stayed near the station was kept awake all night by music from the pubs. Penrith is a traffic clogged city. Banks House is in...More

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Response from Sarah H, Owner at Bank House Bed and BreakfastResponded 26 October 2016

Thank you for your review. We do have a king size bed and hope to open a new room next year with another king size bed and a bathroom. Hopefully we are here to offer help to carry luggage and we can stored your luggage...More

Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We were only here for one night but wished it had been more. Our room was fabulous, as was all the little touches like the organic bath products. Breakfast was lovely with lots of choice and excellent coffee. Last,but not least,Sarah and Dean made us...More

Thank Elaine P
Response from Sarah H, Owner at Bank House Bed and BreakfastResponded 26 October 2016

Thank you for your very kind review. We use Pure Lakes Toiletries, hand and shower wash, hand and body lotion and shampoo are all supplied in the ensuites Pure Lakes Award winning products are not only devoted to caring for your skin but also for...More

Reviewed 19 September 2016

My husband and I stayed here for one night two years ago on our journey to Scotland and loved it then. This time our son and daughter in law were joining us for a holiday in Scotland and we required two rooms on the return...More

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Response from Sarah H, Owner at Bank House Bed and BreakfastResponded 26 October 2016

What can I say - thank you for a great review. It is always great to welcome back previous guests.

Reviewed 29 August 2016

Top marks to Sarah and Dean for making our three night stay in Penrith so comfortable and providing such delicious breakfasts. The rooms at Bank House are delightfully decorated in a style which compliments this lovely old house. Everything we needed was provided - locally...More

Thank Sarah M
Response from Sarah H, Owner at Bank House Bed and BreakfastResponded 26 October 2016

Thank you for a wonderful review. So glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to meeting you again.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast Available
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Price range
US$120 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$120 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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"Room 4, at the front, overlooks the garden & the Valley. No bath, but shower double sized & very..."
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"All rooms seem quiet and of a good size, although numbers one and four have the better views."
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"Garden views are nice."
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"Ask if any room is larger than the others."
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