The hotel is in the heart of the Lake District, surrounded by fells and lakes. The edge of Lake Windermere, the largest natural lake in England, is a few minutes’ walk away and the shops of Ambleside are only a short stroll away.

Each room features a TV, Tea/Coffee making facilities, en-suite bathroom and free WIFI. If you have a particular bathroom or bed configuration request for your stay, please do not hesitate to contact the team who will check the availability for you.

This is our guests' favorite part of Ambleside, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Regent Hotel By The Lake has been welcoming guests since Nov 5, 2006

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Ambleside, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Hi There, We are booked for this Wednesday to Friday, just wondering if there are hairdryers in room. Thanks
    YEs, we have hairdryers in the room
    Answered on 27 July 2020
  • Is there a balcony
    Some of the Superior rooms have balconies, but not all of them
    Answered on 30 September 2019
  • e.g. Is there free parking ?
    Yes, we have a car park and it is free of charge
    Answered on 5 November 2019
  • Do you have disabled toilet facilities.
    Yes we have disabled toilet facilities in our bar area
    Answered on 18 February 2020
  • Hi there, is there any free parking available?
    We have free car parking available for all hotel guests.
    Answered on 19 December 2020
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Amenities of Regent Hotel By The Lake Great facilities! Review score, 8.6
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Hiking
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Pet bowls
    • Daily housekeeping
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Security alarm
    • Key access
    • Safe
    • Designated smoking area
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Carpeted
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Languages Spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Regent Hotel By The Lake takes special requests – add in the next step!


    3:00 PM - 11:00 PM


    7:30 AM - 10:30 AM


    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18


    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Regent Hotel By The Lake accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    If guests smoke in the bedrooms, the hotel may charge the cost of up to one night's accommodations.

    The hotel kindly requests guests to contact the property directly if they would like to check in with children.

    It may not be possible to accommodate guests in the same room for each consecutive night of their stay.

    Pet-friendly rooms are limited. A GBP 10 fee per pet per night applies and guests are required to inform the property in advance.

    Special conditions apply for bookings of 5 or more rooms. When booking 5 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    FAQs about Regent Hotel By The Lake

    • Check-in at Regent Hotel By The Lake is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

    • Regent Hotel By The Lake is 0.7 miles from the center of Ambleside.

    • Guests staying at Regent Hotel By The Lake can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Gluten-free
      • Buffet
      • À la carte

    • Regent Hotel By The Lake offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Hiking

    • The prices at Regent Hotel By The Lake may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Room options at Regent Hotel By The Lake include:

      • Double
      • Twin/Double
      • Suite
      • Family