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The Council House - a few tweaks!!!

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The Council House - a few tweaks!!!

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
John is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
BreakfastThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

A quiet comfortable room, in a spacious, NON-SMOKING house on the West coast of Cumbria, easy access to the Lake District.
Views onto the Irish Sea. Coast to Coast Walk and Bicycle Routes nearby.
M6 is 45 minutes away!!
PLEASE READ the HOUSE RULES and ALL INFORMATION IN THE LISTING PRIOR to a request, as this may answer some of your initial enquiries to stay.
Though, do not hesitate to contact me further.
NO PERSONAL PHOTO and INFORMATION on your profile, THEN, your request will be declined.

Amenities

Wifi
Breakfast
Indoor fireplace
Laptop friendly workspace
Washer
Shampoo

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children and infants - No accommodation available
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 12AM (midnight)
Check out by 12PM (noon)

Accessibility

Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Well-lit path to entrance

Availability

143 Reviews

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Pam User Profile
Pam
November 2016
John is the ultimate host! He goes above and beyond! You will have a very enjoyable, comfortable, and memorable stay! Definitely would return!
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Response from John:
Hello Pam,Doug,I'm pleased you both enjoyed your time here.It was great to have you stay.Do hope to meet again.Warm wishes, John
November 2016
Terrence User Profile
Terrence
June 2016
John made me feel very welcome. He showed me the room I was to stay in and all of the amenities of his very nicely appointed house. I had a fully equipped bedroom with television, dvd player and a wonderful library from which to choose reading material.
John User Profile
Response from John:
Hello Terrence, glad you enjoyed your stay.Hope you may consider returning to The Lakes in the future,best wishes John
June 2016
Ben User Profile
Ben
May 2016
Had a great time staying at Johns. John's place is clean and cosy with wonderful views of the ocean. John was a wonderful host - I enjoyed our chats. I booked the council house as my first stop for the coast to coast bike ride (not for the faint hearted or weak kneed!). It was gr…
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Response from John:
Hi Ben, appreciated your kind words . Glad you had a good slumber. Hope to see you again, maybe with family.best wishes John
May 2016
Beth User Profile
Beth
April 2016
John was most welcoming and his home is really a feast for the eyes. He has gone to great lengths to ensure that his guests' entire experience is unforgettable -- a true holiday experience in which you're meant to feel pampered. His table service is impeccable and the guest roo…
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Response from John:
Hello Beth, I appreciate your kind words. So happy you enjoyed your stay. Hope to meet again, warm wishes John
April 2016
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Paul
September 2014
Millions of people travel to the Lake District, some make it to Whitehaven, but only a few get to experience John's hospitality. Above and beyond our expectations.
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Response from John:
Hi, a mutual good time ,so pleased to make your acquaintance ,hope to see you in Orillia warm wishes John
September 2014
Mariska User Profile
Mariska
August 2018
John is a very kind man, he could tell us a lot about the region and took care of a good breakfast. The room was beautifull and clean.
John User Profile
Response from John:
Dear Mariska, I appreciate your kind comments .Thank you for coming to stay, best wishes John
August 2018
Claire User Profile
Claire
August 2018
John is a warm and welcoming host. Nothing is too much trouble and he makes you feel at home. He is great company. The bed room and bathroom are spotlessly clean and have all essential items at hand. Breakfast was beautiful, with hand made muesli! The property is easy to find and…
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Response from John:
Hello Claire,Andrew, many thanks for your kind words. I am pleased you had a happy stay before your trek on the C2C, warm wishes, John.
August 2018

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Whitehaven, United KingdomJoined in December 2013
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John is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Single guy. (Retired from Health and Social Services-Palliative and Hospice Care) Permanent home on the west coast of Cumbria's Lake District,UK. Various interests, some Classical Music, most food,cooking,and wines. Fortunate to live for several years at Sharrow Bay Country H…
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