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The Waterwheel Guesthouse

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Beautifully decorated, period house in the centre of Ambleside. A stylish, cozy and luxurious place to stay! warm and friendly with great food to top it off. Turn a walking weekend into a luxury break!!! :) thank you for a great weekend!

Thank TH1705
Response from Paul S, Owner at The Waterwheel GuesthouseResponded 3 May 2017

Thanks for the great review! We're so pleased that we made your walking weekend into a luxury break - you deserve it. Hope to see you again soon! Paul & James

Reviewed 2 February 2017

We stayed at this beautiful guesthouse for two nights in October 2016 and we had a lovely time. Despite arriving late we had a warm welcome and were shown up to our room on the top floor. Attention to detail was amazing - the room...More

Thank Ronpig
Response from Paul S, Owner at The Waterwheel GuesthouseResponded 3 May 2017

Thanks for the lovely review. We're really pleased that you enjoyed your stay, even though you were ill. At least you got to spend plenty of time in the roll top bathtub! We look forward to welcoming you both again soon. We have some new...More

Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

What can I say... we were greeted with the most wonderful smell only to find the wonderful smell was freshly baked ginger biscuits which were a gift in our room , from then until leaving Paul and James were the perfect hosts... Gorgeous guesthouse. Room...More

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Response from Paul S, Owner at The Waterwheel GuesthouseResponded 3 May 2017

Thanks so much for the lovely review. It was great to meet you both! We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay, along with the extra touches we provide. Hope to see you again soon! Paul & James

Reviewed 23 January 2017

Recently spent two nights here and had a great time! Lovely old property, beautiful rooms, great breakfasts! Ideally situated to explore Ambleside and the Lake District, Paul and James couldn't have been more friendly and helpful. Highly recommended!More

Thank David F
Response from Paul S, Owner at The Waterwheel GuesthouseResponded 4 March 2017

We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us at the Waterwheel. We want our beautiful guesthouse to feel like a home from home, and its great to hear you found this to be the case. We look forward to welcoming you again in...More

Reviewed 19 January 2017

We enjoyed our 2nd stay of the year at the Waterwheel in the run up to Christmas and it once again did not disappoint. Paul and James provided us with a warm welcome and quickly showed us to our room. The Christmas decorations were on...More

Thank MarkHull1980
Response from Paul S, Owner at The Waterwheel GuesthouseResponded 4 March 2017

We are so pleased you enjoyed your second stay at the Waterwheel. It was great to see you both and thank you for appreciating our efforts with the festive decorations. We hope to see you very soon! James & Paul

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Elizaalex
23 July 2015|
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Response from NigelHartley | Property representative |
Hi Eliza, I'm afraid that as a child free bed and breakfast we won't be able to accommodate you on this occasion. May I suggest that you check this website, Golakes. It has a very good search engine on that will show you... More
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Lou M
14 May 2015|
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Good Morning Lou and thank you for your enquiry. I'm sorry to say that we are already full on the 24th May. May I point you in the direction of Golakes This is Cumbria tourism website which has a helpful search engine on it... More
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