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Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2013

We keep coming back - why? Superb food, lovely room with great view of lake and the staff professional but friendly and good humoured. There was a great deal of choice for breakfast and dinner and the food was well presented and delicious. Almond meringue wonderful!!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Stayed in Ambleside for the weekend and on both nights had our meal in the bar at the Waterhead. Good tasty food which was well presented and reasonably priced. The staff were very pleasant and efficient.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2013

We stayed at the Waterhead several years ago and I have to say the whole service, cleanliness and the friendly atmosphere of the Waterhead team has improved significantly. We ate in the restaurant on both evenings of our stay and the food was fabulous, my husband particularly liked the idea of a half dessert with a coffee, I of course...

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Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2013

We spent four nights at the Waterhead Hotel......it was perfect and exceeded our expectations. The staff were welcoming, friendly and helpful - nothing was too much trouble. Our room was spotlessly clean, well appointed and comfortable. Food was delicious with an excellent choice at breakfast. I would recommend this hotel and would certainly return.

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1Thank Kitcat160855
Bucks
Reviewed 24 September 2013

We stayed here for a weekend break and it was perfect for the weekend. The staff were really friendly, the room was great and breakfast was good. There is plenty of parking and it's well located. Our room was pretty big and they provided plenty of guides for local walks.

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Dawlish, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2013

While reading all the previous reviews, it became clear that this was the place for my husband and I to stay. It was lovely ... the room was immaculate and had some nice amenities (a fresh fruit bowl, nice lotions and washes. There was a nice touch every evening when they came around to replenish (for a second time that...

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1Thank eveybp
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2013 via mobile

Stayed for one night, just wish it had been more. Took the kids with us and the family room we asked for was more than big enough. One huge double bed, one single bed and one travel cot provided by the hotel. Room was spacious and extremely clean. Bathroom was amazing. I could have slept in there with the under...

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Brentwood
Reviewed 21 September 2013

I decided I needed a break , away from my hectic art gallery in Essex. We chose the Waterhead as they make dogs welcome . From the moment we arrived we were made welcome ( we arrived before the usual check in time - but no-one commented) There was a dog bowl in the room with dog biscuits & even...

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1Thank BrandlerGalleries
Bristol
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Good off road parking. Very comfortable room, good restaurant food with generous portions, extensive wine list, great choice at breakfast, and with an excellent, friendly standard of service overall. Recommended.

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2013

It was a special occasion, all our expectations were met. The staff couldnt do enough for us, polite and courteous. The location was awesome and only a 10 minute walk into Ambleside. Breakfast and dinner were absolutely superb , great choice of meals available , was a pleasure to dine there on both evenings. Everything you require is catered for.

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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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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: ₹ 11,691 - ₹ 19,867 (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
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
#1 Green Hotel in Ambleside
#1 Family Hotel in Ambleside
#1 Luxury Hotel in Ambleside
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