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    Lake House

    Lake Rd | Waterhead Bay, Ambleside LA22 0HD, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent69%
    • Very good25%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “hideaway room” (43 reviews)
    “sister hotel” (57 reviews)
    “waterhead bay” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Rooftop Bar
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 608 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    My self and my boyfriend stay here for two nights last weekend, and we loved it! The staff were all friendly and went out of there way to look after you! Breakfast was lovely! There scrambled eggs are must try! The location for us was...More

    Thank hollymia91
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is our fourth stay at the Lake house and once again we were not disappointed. Initially I was disappointed when we couldn't have one of the Hideaway rooms that we usually have, however I was offered an equivalent room in the main building.Delightful! Plenty...More

    Thank CheshireSunset
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Came here for a few days break before Christmas. We stayed in the room right next to reception and it was extremely cosy and the hotel was quiet. On our first night we ordered room service which was delicious (the curry is lovely). Slightly pricey,...More

    Thank xEllie
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I booked a 4 night stay as a break for myself and girlfriend in October, having read the website I had high hopes for a pleasant stay. The guest house is affiliated with a nearby hotel and offers B&B accomodation with a discount at the...More

    Thank TJ P
    Response from Jason H, General Manager at Lake HouseResponded 1 week ago

    We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review feedback is good whether it's good or bad !! I would have liked the opportunity to address these problems while you were staying with us but I do agree they should have been noticed...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    This is a very pretty hotel. Our room was beautiful and we had a great view. It has lots of flowers and is beautifully landscaped. The only drawback is that it is not ON the lake, and you cannot see the lake directly. You need...More

    Thank interestedCalifornia
    Response from Jason H, General Manager at Lake HouseResponded 13 October 2017

    Many thanks for taking the time to write a review we really appreciate the feedback and delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us at Lake House. Regards Jason Hewitt

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Number of rooms
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    Sara S
    3 May 2017|
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    Response from mrjhewitt | Property representative |
    Ambleside is a great base to be in to explore the Lake District, we are central to the town so not far for local amenities, we have parking as well. You can drive to neighbouring towns which aren't too far away such as... More
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    24 January 2017|
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    Response from Jane B | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in room 12 it was lovely. It also had lake view. The hotel is really nice.
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    unrulyjuly
    18 March 2015|
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    Response from David Q | Reviewed this property |
    I am using it right now. It's in the closet though (not immediately in the view).
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    "Hideaway rooms are more secluded and modern but rooms in main building are finished to a very high standard"
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    "The top floor rooms at the front have a wonderful view of the lake."
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    "For comfort and modernity choose The Hideaway but don't expect to see the lake."
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    "Try to book first floor and above to ensure you get the hotel's view of Windermere."
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