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Waterhead Hotel

TripAdvisorUS$ 201*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed a fantastic 2 night stay, food was great, staff fantastic, and in an excellent location, overall a great stay and we will be back without a doubt. Thanks again for a memorable stay and we look forward to coming back again in the near future.

2Thank Mjr201
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

We have visited Waterhead on numerous occasions and the standard is always first class! Good location, good food, amazing breakfasts! Well worth a visit. The staff are very helpful, nothing is too much trouble. We will be visiting again asap!

1Thank Rosewood23
South Yorkshire
Reviewed 13 July 2014

This is our second stay at the Waterhead hotel and it was just as wonderful as the first! The staff are so welcoming and very attentive and accommodating. The room was beautiful (we had a House double) and very clean and well equipped. We stayed for two nights (which really isn't enough!) and had dinner on both nights. The food...

1Thank jodanners
San Francisco
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Can't praise this hotel enough, great food, great room and great location !!! Nothing else to be said. I would recommend to anyone wanting a chill out short break or a longer holiday away ... Lovely :-) the staff are very helpful and nothing is to much trouble

2Thank Cheryl1264
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2014

We had a ground floor room with a view of the lake across the garden and the road. The room was large, comfortable and well decorated. Bedroom and bathroom were spotlessly clean and good quality toiletries were provided. There was a trouser press (why?), ironing board, iron and hair dryer and complementary gin and tonic. Breakfast was excellent, with a...

2Thank sollerbeen
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2014

This was my first visit to the Lake District and I am glad I picked waterhead as my base. Lovely hotel situated directly on lake windermere. My room was spacious and nicely decorated. Good selection available at breakfast and consistent service. The terrace was a wonderful spot for dinner or just for coffee. I was always lucky to get a...

1Thank ruby1971
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Apart from the car parking arrangements (which are fine if you are not the last one trying to park!) the hotel again didn't disappoint and the evening meal was superb. The hotel was very busy but the staff tried hard to accommodate cheerfully.

2Thank freddielola
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 June 2014

This was our first visit to the Waterhead Hotel and I would thoroughly recommend it to anyone visiting the lakes. A superb location next to Lake Windemere, we paid a bit extra for a room with a lake view and it was worth it. Clean, comfortable rooms with complimentary drinks and snacks and a very comfortable bed. The major asset...

1Thank djkelly46
Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2014

This was our third visit to the Waterhead and it didn't disappoint. The setting is amazing, right on the lakeside with a fantastic view. The location is perfect, just one mile from Ambleside but with a shuttlebus leaving every half hour for those who don't fancy the walk, The hotel is not the cheapest in town but is well worth...

2Thank MM K
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Just back from 4 nights' dbb at this superbly positioned hotel overlooking the lake. We had requested room 16 as it is the only room with a balcony and what a good choice this proved to be. The weather was exceptional and we were able to sit on the balcony each evening until dusk. This was further enhanced by the...

2Thank traveller481

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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The Bar & Grill at Waterhead
The Bar & Grill at Waterhead
Cuisines: Bar, British
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4 star town house hotel on the shores of Lake Windermere near Ambleside. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterhead Hotel

Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0ER, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: ₹ 13,154 - ₹ 22,286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterhead Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Ambleside Hotel Waterhead
Hotel Waterhead
Waterhead Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Ambleside
#1 Luxury Hotel in Ambleside
#1 Family Hotel in Ambleside
#1 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
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“Traffic noise and a pelican crossing beeping if windows open on rooms at the front but you do get a wonderful lake view- so take your pick”
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