We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Regent Hotel

Traveller (292)
Panoramas (6)
Dining (59)
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Situated on the shores of Lake Windermere, The Regent Hotel is one of the Lake District's premier hotels. Just minutes from all the picturesque villages of Ambleside, Grasmere,Windermere,Hawkshead and Coniston this family-run hotel is an ideal base for exploring this beautiful area. The Regent Hotel offers a wide range of facilities for guests including cosy bar serving great bar food and local beers all day. An elegent restaurant serving fresh locally sourced food including Lamb, shrimps and Fellbred beef. Plus our superb Late Breakfast is served until 12noon everday!
Read more
Property amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Show more
Room features
Accessible rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
Marina View
Centrally Located
Full view
67Somewhat walkable
Grade: 67 out of 100
28Restaurantswithin 1 km
13Attractionswithin 1 km
100Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 991
  • 289
  • 71
  • 17
  • 15
Time of year
Traveller type
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
My husband and I came to the lakes as it was his birthday. We usually stay in bowness but decided to step out of our comfort zone and go somewhere else. What a little gem of a place this is! It is cosy and warm and the staff are the best we have encountered as nothing was too
Read more
Brilliant hotel. Nothing too much trouble. Lovely comfortable room and excellent staff and service. Food evening meal and breakfast high standard. Went on 2 night winter warmer. Will go back. Highly recommend.
Read more
We have stayed at numerous hotels in the area, and this is one of the nicest. The main thing about the place is the attitude of the staff. All of them are not only polite but also very friendly, especially the local lady who serves breakfast in the morning. Very chirpy and
Read more
The room, staff, bar, breakfast, dinner. were all top class. The staff especially were wonderful. Very helpful and always ready to chat, if you wanted to. The room was one of the smaller rooms, but very clean and comfortable. I would recommend this hotel. We expect to go back
Read more
Booked a short break for two nights for myself in November as a little get away.. After checking in I was shown to my room (41 ) which was at the rear across the car park. despite the weather I was not put off by having to walk across the parking are. Room was lovely and
Read more
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuiteDining Pool & BeachBusiness Centre & Event Rooms
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorThe Regent Hotel
The Sail Loft at The Regent Hotel
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorThe Regent Hotel
The Sail Loft at The Regent Hotel
Photo provided by managementThe Regent Hotel
Twin Room
Superior room
View from the terrace
Do the dogs sleep in your room and do we bring their own beds
The dogs sleep in the same room Generally there are dog bowls toys and a special area in the hotel where you can eat with your dogs too ! We take our own dog bed as our dog is quite big and they cannot cater for all sizes I guess ! Really friendly place run by dog people
1 vote
Show all answers
Suggest you examine the hotel's on-line menu.
0 votes
Show all answers
Is there still a pool at the Regent?
We don't have the swimming pool anymore, I'm affraid.
0 votes
Show all answers
"Lake viw room are 2nd floor. New suites and more superior rooms being built."
"Not in the annexe."
"We had a pleasant courtyard room"
"If staying for more than a night or two go for the superior rooms. Sofa and good TV really add to the comfort"
"Book early for your choice but if you can book a room featuring Lake Windermere. We booked a little late."
US$110 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
regent amblesideambleside regent
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictAmbleside
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing