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Guest reviews

5.0 out of 5 Exceptional
47 reviews
Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationRavenglass & Eskdale Railway6 min drive
Popular LocationMuncaster Castle10 min drive
Popular LocationWast Water27 min drive
AirportBarrow-In-Furness (BWF-Walney Island)75 min drive

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About this area

Holmrook

Located in Holmrook, The Old School is in a rural location. Travellers eager for a bit of culture can stop by The Beacon, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lake District National Park and Scafell Pike.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway - 6 min drive
  • Muncaster Castle - 10 min drive
  • Scafell Pike - 27 min drive
  • Wast Water - 27 min drive
  • Buttermere - 65 min drive

Getting around

  • Drigg Station - 6 min drive
  • AirportManchester (MAN) - 132 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bridge Inn - 5 min drive
  • Turntable Cafe - 5 min drive
  • Ratty Arms - 6 min drive
  • Lion & Lamb - 7 min drive
  • The Globe Inn - 7 min drive

About this property

The Old School

4-star, adults-only bed & breakfast near Lake District National Park
A library, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include barbecues and a picnic area. All 2 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with DVD players. Egyptian cotton sheets, coffee/tea makers and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Old School offers 2 forms of accommodation with DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a shower, bathrobes, slippers and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily

Family friendly

  • DVD player

Conveniences

  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Egyptian cotton sheets

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • DVD player
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3:30 PM and 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 18 and older are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Old School and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Old School offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Old School cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Old School?
As of 22 Sep 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Old School on 29 Sep 2020 start from £95, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is The Old School pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Old School?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Old School?
Check-in is from 3:30 PM to 10 PM.
What time is check-out at The Old School?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is The Old School located?
Situated in a national park, this bed & breakfast is 1.1 mi (1.7 km) from Lake District National Park and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway. Muncaster Castle and Wast Water are also within 9 miles (15 km).
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5.0/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

5.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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This place just 3 minutes drive from the A595, 20 mins drive to Wasdale Head and convenient for various surrounding pub restaurants. The house is a beautifully converted old school furnished with comfortable bedrooms, gorgeous gardens, outdoor seating and a lovely conservatory where we had breakfast watching the birds outside. We spotted a woodpecker and several blue/great tits. It was so quiet and peaceful at night. Lesley is a friendly and attentive host eager to ensure we had everything we needed. We arrived to home made chocolate sweets, tiffin cakes and schnapps in our room and gin & tonic cakes the next day after our walk. We left with some delicious peanut butter and nut fudge for our walk. She also does a packed lunch with some amazing sandwiches. There was a fridge with fresh milk in the corridor handy for storing drinks. The breakfasts were delicious and you could have pretty much anything you want. I've read some reviews online and I think a few of them especially from some non-UK visitors were rather unfair. It seems that they were a little unrealistic in their expectations of this place asking for a local bus or train service and complaining about it being remote and quiet. Wasdale is all about all about 1) the tallest mountain - Scafell Pike 2) the deepest lake - Wast Water - with its haunting surreal beautiful scenery 3) Walking (plenty of it as most of the tallest Wainwrights are all here) and 4) Sheep and I loved every minute of our week.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
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Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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This is the second time we have stayed at this bed and breakfast. It was just as fabulous as the first time. Our host, Leslie was so welcoming and helpful. She couldn't do enough for us and we felt like we were staying with a friend - completely at home. The room was really comfortable and the breakfasts were amazing - Leslie is such a good cook. The location is so scenic and peaceful and is the perfect location to access the numerous hikes available in the area. We will definitely be back.
Stayed 6 nights in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

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This is a first class B&B. It is peaceful and well laid out. The breakfast is excellent and my only regret is that they don't do an evening meal as I am sure it would be very good.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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We liked everything about this property and would highly recommend it.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2019
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