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    Waterhead Hotel

    Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0ER, England
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    1 room
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          US$213
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          Overview
          • Excellent79%
          • Very good16%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
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          Pets Allowed
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          Reviewed 29 May 2014

          We enjoyed a great 2 night break here with dinner as part of a deal English Lakes were offering. The room was lovely with the fresh coffee and grasmere gingerbread a nice touch. We had a maintenance issue with our room but this was dealt...More

          2  Thank Pete802014
          Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 30 May 2014

          Dear Pete802014, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of your recetn stay with us. I was glad to read you enjoyed our extensive gin collection and our food offerings at both breakfast and dinner. I was also pleased to read that...More

          Reviewed 28 May 2014

          We decided on this lovely hotel for our short break 'away from it all' based on the reviews we had seen on here and the fact that we have also had some lovely times at other hotels from the same group, including our honeymoon. We...More

          5  Thank Joanne G
          Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 30 May 2014

          Dear Joanne G, Thank you for your fantastic review of your stay with us at Waterhead, I was so pleased to read that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay, and I will certainly pass on your kind comments to the staff. We do hope...More

          Reviewed 28 May 2014

          Enjoyed a nice break here but was disappointed on the night we dined in.The steak was not as superb as previous visits, and the lady on the next table complained about her duck being dry so perhaps it was an "off" night..Also if you have...More

          4  Thank Jan S
          Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 30 May 2014

          Dear Jan S, Thank you for taking time to review your recent stay with us. I was, however, disappointed to read that you did not enjoy your steak as much as you have on previous visits, and that you found our 'half dessert with hot...More

          Reviewed 27 May 2014 via mobile

          This was our second stay here, and was just as good as the first. We stayed in a lake view classic room, and loved the large and extremely comfortable bed and the excellent bathroom. Really appreciate a teapot and the famous Grasmere gingerbread! Staff will...More

          1  Thank Herdiebest
          Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 30 May 2014

          Dear ronnie14 Many thanks for your review of your recent stay with us. It was lovely to read you enjoyed our super king size beds and our room facilities. We are very proud of our staff and I will certainy pass on your kind comments....More

          Reviewed 26 May 2014

          Our wedding anniversary was spent in this great small hotel. The view from our room was out on to picturesque Waterhead Bay on Windermere. Our room was high ceilinged and spacious and we slept well in a generously proportioned bed. The lounge and bar area...More

          3  Thank Nic W
          Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 30 May 2014

          Dear Nic W, Many thanks for your review of your wedding anniversary stay with us. It is so rewarding to read that you were happy with all aspects of your stay, and we do hope to welcome you back in the near future. Lindsay Price...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
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          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Conference Facilities
          • Breakfast Available
          • Things to do
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          • US$197 - US$343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #1 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
          • #1 Green Hotel in Ambleside
          • #1 Luxury Hotel in Ambleside
          • #1 Family Hotel in Ambleside
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 41
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          • Ambleside
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          • Ambleside Hotel Waterhead ,
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          • Waterhead Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Lisa V
          does the hotel have any storage facilities for our bicycles?
          19 February 2017|
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          suzymar
          Do you have any accessible rooms? I understand that there are a lot of stairs ,but is there a lift. Thankyou
          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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          Barry W
          Hi Could you recommend the best walks either directly from Ambleside or by taking a drive and setting off elsewhere? We are a reasonably fit couple and 4-6 hours walking would be no trouble. Also is it possible to reserve rooms where dogs aren't allowed?
          28 September 2016|
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          Response from EnglishLakesManager | Property representative |
          Hi Barry W There are numerous walks around Ambleside and we would be more than pleased to email you details/scans - if you could contact our Reception team on 015394 32566. With regards to room allocation we do not have any... More
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          "There are a lot of stairs in the hotel so bare that in mind when booking your room."
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          "Rooms looking out to the lake on the second floor I feel would be the best."
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          "Rooms facing the rear are quieter and scenic."
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          "Lovely rooms with the lake view"
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