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Waterhead Hotel

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
4 star town house hotel on the shores of Lake Windermere near Ambleside.
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Are at the restaurant at the Waterhead Hotel , on Friday night , during a weekend away in the Lakes ( stayed at a different hotel ) Beautiful place , lovely well appointed bar , and a really lovely restaurant . Fabulous menu - Great...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2018

Our fourth visit to this lovely hotel and it did not disappoint. We always relax as soon as we get through the hotel door. The same manager has been there every time and always makes guests feel welcome with a bit of chat. The rooms...More

Thank rgpmanchester
Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 2 November 2018

Dear rgpmanchester Thank you for such a great review of your latest stay - I will of course share your kind comments with the team and we hope to welcome you back to Waterhead for a fifth visit in the not too distant future. Best...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner plus two friends stayed at the Waterhead Hotel between 21st and 25th November 2018. The hoteli was ideally located overlooking Lake Windermere a 10- 15 minute walk from Ambleside. The hotel was bright and well maintained. The bedrooms and beds very comfortable and...More

Thank Paul5Belfast
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this hotel. The location, the rooms and staff all help to make your stay special. We stayed in their disabled room with our dog and it was very convenient for parking and unloading the luggage. It also has a view of the Lake and...More

Thank bec011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just about to check out after a 3 day stay. Thrilled to get a great Lake view room, and lucky enough to sit at breakfast table looking over the lake, which made the stay. As usual everyone friendly, polite and made us feel welcome. Superb...More

Thank Jane M
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ajemEssex
24 April 2018|
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Response from livelife12345 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure tbh as we had a lake view room which we would highly recommend. There are rooms at the side which overlook the water,and mountains Sorry I can’t give you that Imformation
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Lisa V
19 February 2017|
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6 January 2017|
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Response from EnglishLakesManager | Property representative |
Please can I ask that you contact my colleagues at Waterhead so that they can discuss your particular requirements (015934 32566). As an aside, Tripadvisor is not our primary or official online presence and, as such, we... More
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"Rooms at the front have the best views."
bec011
2 weeks ago
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"All rooms we have stayed in have been great - prefer the house rooms."
rgpmanchester
28 Oct 2018
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"Pay a bit more and get a lake view room"
BrianD832
23 Oct 2018
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"We stayed in a standard room and it was extremely comfortable."
bigsis
12 Oct 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 142 - US$ 247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictAmbleside
NUMBER OF ROOMS
41
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