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Lake Rd, Waterhead Bay, Ambleside, LA22 0HD, United Kingdom – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.1/10! (score from 373 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at Lake House.
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Golf Course (within 2 miles), Hiking
Food & Drink
Breakfast in the Room
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Room Service, Packed Lunches, Express Check-in/Check-out, Baggage Storage, Dry Cleaning, Ironing Service
Non-smoking Rooms, Heating, All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
Extra beds are not available.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
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Based on 373 reviews
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This family-run hotel overlooks Lake Windermere and has free parking, free Wi-Fi and fine food. The shops of Ambleside are a 10-minute stroll away.
Score from 417 reviews Wonderful
In the center of Ambleside, close to all the amenities, Churchill Inn has modern, comfortable rooms, a good breakfast and free private parking.
Score from 474 reviews Good
Wateredge Inn stands on the shores of Lake Windermere, a short walk from Ambleside center.
Score from 477 reviews Wonderful
The family-run Lakes Lodge guest house is situated in Ambleside, 800 metres from Lake Windermere. It offers en suite rooms and a full English breakfast in the morning.
Score from 263 reviews Wonderful
Facilities not cleaned during our four night stay.Only housekeeping was daily making of bed and replenishing of tea/coffee making facilities.
Position of hotel Comfort Friendly staff
For us outdoor access dog suitable rooms were perfect - large, comfortable and well furnished. Breakfast was good watch for the special - often smoked salmon and scrambled eggs. Some rooms have a lake view - only had to walk 100 yards to be on the banks. Is a walk into Ambleside, though wasn't a problem for us. Enjoyed food at Sister restaurant the Regent Hotel with 10% discount on food.
Some breakfast items often included at B&B like fresh fruit and yogurts were not there. Overall good though.
Excellent choice for breakfast and plenty of each item
the location and comfort
Very friendly and helpful staff. Great breakfast. Great location.
Plumbing noises at odd hours.
Room and accommodation. Superb. Very friendly staff
Gbp 7 or soap ???
Liked the lovely view from our bedroom window (room no. 3)
Didn't like the fact that a proper chef (cook) was not employed to do the cooking (breakfast and snacks). Our room was comfortable enough but had no drawers or shelves in the wardrobe for our clothing.
My value marks say it all
I would not recommend it if there were any faults to comment on.
stayed in one of the lodges round the back of the main hotel, the bed lovely and comfortable the toilet was massive with a bath witch was a plus for me
not much of a view, could do with sound proofing the ceiling could here the people in the upstairs every time they moved , but WON'T stop me returning
From the warm welcome, to the last goodbye, and everything in between. Travelled with my 84 year old mum-in-law, stayed in The Hideaway for easy access in and out of car. Our 3rd time here, mum in law loved it and can't wait to return
Nothing not to like about Lake House!
Only thing wrong no resturant at night,but used sister hotel the Regent and enjoyed the food also made welcome with our small dog, other night we spent in and had a supper in the room, the staff where all very friendly.
My husband and I have stayed at this hotel before in one of the garden rooms, away from the main building! They have a large bedroom and bathroom, with table and chairs on an outside patio area! So quiet and peaceful, wonderful. The only downside, lots of steps so not suitable for anyone with mobility problems ! The breakfast was excellent, lots of choice and freshly cooked!
The turn into the drive can be a little tricky when travelling from Ambleside! Apart from that nothing!
A lovely B&B, tastefully decorated, friendly, cheerful staff in an idyllic setting- what's not to like?
Nothing comes to mind.
Not quiet a lake view
Location of hotel at Watershead Bay
The bedroom and bathroom needed a little more care with cleaning correctly
We were pleasantly surprised at the hideaway room we were given - I suppose my image of b&b accommodation dates back to the 80's but this was definitely of hotel standard in the rooms- only thing missing was ability for room service and a night beverage but there are local hotels within a 100 meters. Fantastic weekend thank you
Only thing for us would be the runny scrambled eggs but that's personal preference.
The room and the breakfast were excellent
the climb up to the hotel from the road
Spectacular views from room
Very steep climb to house entrance, followed by two sets of stairs to room
Breakfasts were superb. The staff were warm & friendly and nothing was too much trouble.
the location is super good, right next to the bus stop. everything is better than expected.
Location, breakfast, bed, bathroom.
The fact that it is dog friendly. The location, can leave car in car park and walk. The view from the bedroom. The comfy bed. The friendly staff. The ice machine and dvd selection.
Could hear the traffic on the road but I´m a light sleeper.
The whole experience was absolutely first class. Staff so friendly and obliging and attentive to their work. Food excellent and their sister hotel the Regent two minutes away was out of this world and a credit to their family owners. Would highly recommend for an enjoyable stay in Ambleside 10/10 no problem.
Having to leave after two nights to go back home. The only point I would make was they do not put a glass in the bathroom so you can`t have a sip of water if you waken up in the night..
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