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The Unicorn Inn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Widnes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A fabulous location, breakfast was excellent although service was abruptly delivered. Same member of staff decided to barge into our room at 10.05 am (check out was 10.30am), whilst we were in a state of undress, to clean, even though the television was obviously on, indicating that we were still obviously in the room. During breakfast check out had been...

1Thank Maria-luisa G
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The staff at the pub were welcoming although not too sure how to make a Martini and lemonade (it's a measure of Martini topped with lemonade!).We decided to eat here and managed to find a table that had chairs and not stools.The steaks we were served were not cooked properly, i wanted medium rare but half of it was medium/well...

Thank teljill
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Relaxed & very welcoming pub! Know what they do & do it well! Trip advisors insists on more but I just wanted to acknowledge the respectful & knowledgable service. Still not enough characters - a very good Lakeland pub! Thank you! Getting fed up of having to say more .... I just wanted to compliment the pub

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Lots of cask ales on sale and the prices were reasonable. It's an old fashioned pub and larger on the inside than it looks. The staff were really friendly and a couple we chatted to had eaten here and said the food was great. Could probably do with some modernisation soon

Thank firefighter0870
Gateshead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Popped in for quick drink before tea and it was heaving! It was raining at the time but the impression was of a warm and friendly, old style pub that remains popular with locals and tourists alike. We didn't eat but those at neighbouring tables did. The portion sizes were definitely on the large size and the way they smelt...

Thank HeatherSt091
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Came with my son, he raved about his gammon, which he finished. I had the cod and chips. Proper pub grub at the right price and the beer was good as well. Not a criticism as such, but it may look a little dated.

1Thank bloke_northern
Tyne and Wear
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

A lovely small pub tucked away in Ambleside. Good hearty and tasty pub food and very friendly staff. Came twice during our week's holiday and will definitely return given the chance :). Thursday nights have live music which adds to the ambiance!

Thank Terry011
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting Ambleside for over 15 years and whenever we are there a visit to the Unicorn is a must. It's dog friendly, the staff are great and the food never fails to please. We can't say how great it is to be able to take our dogs in the pub with us. Highly recommended

1Thank Kate S
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

As the title said this hotel is ideally located in the centre of Ambleside within easy reach of public parking. The rooms are in a pub and are exceptionally cheap for Ambleside. However you get what you pay for, small rooms with no ensuite that are desperate for renovation. The staff are friendly and welcoming and the pub itself is...

Thank Julesnap
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

As always we enjoy the our stay at the Unicorn, the rooms are clean and tidy , the food is excellent and the staff are very welcoming. We have been coming to the unicorn over ten years and it is still good value for your money. It is near Windermere and you can walk to the lakeside to get the...

Thank Tate1964

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Additional Information about The Unicorn Inn

Address: North Road, Ambleside LA22 9DT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $86 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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The Unicorn Hotel Ambleside
The Unicorn Inn Ambleside, Lake District
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“To for a top room further away from the bar, quite noisy if not.”
Toptash87, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There isnt any because we thought we had the best one.”
anthonypF1385ZI, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“no frills but great atmosphere”
Carhirexpert, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“No parking but is very close by.”
863gillianw, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“away from bar area”
johnhamilton_10, 1 Sep 2015 | Read review
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