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Waterhead Hotel

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Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0ER England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free parking
Breakfast included
Non-smoking hotel
Restaurant
Room service
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited the Waterhead for a New Year's break and were disappointed with the large number of changes in staff which had reduced their normal high standards of service. We went back last weekend and are pleased to report that the new staff have settled...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank ARicha5370
Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear ARicha5370 Many thanks for a great review of your latest stay at Waterhead. We did of course have one or two new faces towards the end of last year but always work extremely hard to ensure that all new members of the team are...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2018

Our fourth visit to this lovely hotel and it did not disappoint. We always relax as soon as we get through the hotel door. The same manager has been there every time and always makes guests feel welcome with a bit of chat. The rooms...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank rgpmanchester
Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 3 November 2018

Dear rgpmanchester Thank you for such a great review of your latest stay - I will of course share your kind comments with the team and we hope to welcome you back to Waterhead for a fifth visit in the not too distant future. Best...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

+ves Good position adjacent to lake, clean room and hotel generally and generous in size. Good amenities in room, with everything you'd expect in a 4* establishment. Staff very helpful and friendly. Restaurant is nicely laid out, has a good selection of quality foods. Good...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Carl S
Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Carl S Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay and I was pleased to read that, overall, you enjoyed your time with us. Whilst we are somewhat restricted on provision of alternative mattresses, we are always pleased...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a weekend stay at the WTerhead,this is our 5th stay at the hotel and yet again a fantastic break. A warm welcome from the staff for both us and our dog. The rooms here are lovely, the atmosphere relaxed and everyone very friendly and...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Shan S
Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Shan S Lovely to welcome you back to Waterhead, and many thanks for such a great review! We look forward to welcoming you all back very soon. Best regards Matt Stanaway

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a three night stay Witt family to celebrate a member’s special birthday. The whole stay was flawless. The staff were so friendly and helpful, taking the time to make everything perfect. The hotel food was delicious; breakfast, afternoon tea and a beautiful three course...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank 112,112,321
Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear 112112321 Thank you for such a great review of your recent stay at Waterhead. Delighted to read that your three days with us proved to be so enjoyable and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the not too distant...More

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About
Description
4 star town house hotel on the shores of Lake Windermere near Ambleside. Less
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room service
Free parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Onsen
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Onsen
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$165 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ambleside Hotel Waterhead
,
Hotel Waterhead
,
Waterhead Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Onsen
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$165 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ambleside Hotel Waterhead
,
Hotel Waterhead
,
Waterhead Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside

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Questions & Answers
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ajemEssex
25 April 2018|
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Response from livelife12345 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure tbh as we had a lake view room which we would highly recommend. There are rooms at the side which overlook the water,and mountains Sorry I can’t give you that Imformation
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S6547XNlisav
19 February 2017|
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Response from StephenArundel | Reviewed this property |
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suzymar
7 January 2017|
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Response from EnglishLakesManager | Property representative |
Please can I ask that you contact my colleagues at Waterhead so that they can discuss your particular requirements (015934 32566). As an aside, Tripadvisor is not our primary or official online presence and, as such, we... More
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Room Tips

"We had a lower cost room over looking the car park, but it was very nice."
G8476BPcarls
6 days ago
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"Definitely have a lake view room"
helmik123
4 Jan 2019
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"Lake view is great"
238vincec
28 Dec 2018
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"Rooms at the front have the best views."
bec011
22 Nov 2018
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