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8 guests2 bedrooms8 beds2.5 baths
8 guests
2 bedrooms
8 beds
2.5 baths
Sparkling clean
11 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Jacquie is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
95% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Motherby House is an 18th century grade II traditional farmhouse, the house has lost none of its original charm. Hooks embedded in oak beams show where bacon was once cured and log fires add to the warm homely atmosphere.
Families are always welcome.
Unwind and relax in our oak beamed living room with a refreshing cup of tea or coffee and a selection of home made cakes.
There is off road parking and secure storage for cycles.
The hamlet of Motherby, is positioned between Penrith and Keswick.


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds,1 bunk bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds,1 bunk bed



67 reviews
Thomas User Profile
December 2019
Jacquie's place, Motherby House, is a superb place to call "home" during your time in the Lakes District! It is cozy, yet spacious, and spotlessly clean! Our family of five, with three adult children, booked both rooms and were wonderfully comfortable and treated like royalty…
John User Profile
December 2019
Great hospitality, good breakfast, comfortable accommodation, and a taste of local history.
Ryan User Profile
July 2019
Jacquie and David were amazing hosts! They made me feel welcomed right from the start. They are very friendly, and offered tips in the area, and even dropped me off at a local recommended restaurant. The morning breakfast is delicious and large. The room is clean, stylish, and…
Alison User Profile
August 2018
Lovely b&b in a quiet place with a beautiful setting. Fantastic breakfast and the hosts are such great people. Highly recommended.
Michael User Profile
July 2018
I can't say enough about our stay at Motherby House. The entire area is beautiful and the hospitality was first rate. Our hosts Jacquie and Dave went above and beyond to make us feel at home. A hike and cruise at nearby Ullswater Lake and a dinner at the Boot and Shoe Pub were …
Jacqueline User Profile
June 2018
Our family really enjoyed staying with Jacquie & David in their home, The Motherby House. They were both very easy to talk with and their home is just lovely. My husband loved talking with them about their home and its history. Also, Jacquie served us our first proper English…
Leila User Profile
May 2018
This home was just as it was described. Such a charming piece of history surrounded with beautiful scenery. Jacquie and her husband were so kind and helpful.

Hosted by Jacquie

England, United KingdomJoined in July 2017
Jacquie User Profile
135 Reviews
Jacquie is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Interaction with guests
We are very happy to help with information about the Lake district and our local area. The nearest lake to us is Ullswater. We have a wealth of knowledge on what to see and do and have information leaflets on attractions in the English Lake District National Park World Heritage…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Motherby, England, United Kingdom

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events


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