Set in an 18th-century coaching inn in the tranquil village of Ambleside, The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection offers easy access to the Lake District National Park and the popular destination of Grasmere, 4 miles away. Guests also benefit from free parking. Each room at The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection has free Wi-Fi and an en suite shower room. Rooms are set on the first or second floor. Traditional pub food is served daily and guests can enjoy pub favourites. The pub offers an extensive selection of ales and wines. Nestled within the Lake District, Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England, is 1 hour's drive from the property. Guests can also enjoy outdoor activities such as mountain biking, fishing, and hill walking.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

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

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian

Free private parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 double bed
or
2 single beds
1 double bed
and
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.7
Facilities
8.1
Cleanliness
8.5
Comfort
8.6
Value for money
7.7
Location
9.4
Free WiFi
7.9
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Burkey
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Room was great. Good size. Comfortable bed. All the staff we met were excellent.
  • Glenn
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Very comfortable,and situated perfectly for what we wanted to do
  • Marian
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Fantastic location, very central for restaurants bar's and shops etc,we could have eaten in the pub but chose to try different restaurants near by ,the staff were excellent so helpful and friendly, especially jess and the breakfast staff,nothing...

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • The White Lion
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Traditional

Facilities of The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages spoken
  • English

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

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Check-in

From 15:00 to 22:00

Check-out

From 07:00 to 12:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

FAQs about The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection

  • The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection has 1 restaurant:

    • The White Lion

  • Room options at The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Family

  • Yes, The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Check-in at The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • Guests staying at The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian

  • The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Golf course (within 3 km)

  • The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection is 100 yards from the centre of Ambleside. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at The White Lion by Innkeeper's Collection may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.