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    Ambleside Salutation Hotel, BW Premier Collection

    Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 9BX, England
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    • Excellent68%
    • Very good25%
    • Average5%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “hot tub” (129 reviews)
    “club room” (72 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Stayed three nights at the Salutation which has much character, reception rooms, and an excellent Brasserie. The food in the restaurant was so good that we ate there every evening, even though the hotel is right in the centre of ambleside and other restaurants are...More

    Thank andrew o
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    My husband and I enjoyed a lovely evening in The Brasserie. Warm welcome and friendly, helpful staff. The food is traditional, very tasty and cooked to perfection. I chose gammon which was delicious and my husband very much enjoyed his steak. A very enjoyable, relaxing...More

    Thank 747MrsH
    Response from PaulCookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel, BW Premier CollectionResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for your review and your great comments about the Brasserie - 'Delicious Dinner' - we'll take that! So pleased you had a relaxing and enjoyable evening with us and that the team were able to look after you. I do hope you will...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Stayed here for two nights on a business trip Some BW's can be hit or miss but the Salutation is definitely a big hit. Checked in quickly and given one of the rooms adjacent to the hotel in a outbuilding Lovely room, good size, modern...More

    Thank Covedweller
    Response from PaulCookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel, BW Premier CollectionResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you so much for posting your review, delighted that you enjoyed staying in one of our Lodge rooms they are very nice even if I do say so myself! It sounds like you and your group enjoyed your business stay with and we provided...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Nice Bistro with a menu to suit everyone. Snack or large dinner it's great. Recommend the Kirkland Pie. It's so good it doesn't need the accompanying veggies. Paired with a nice g&t makes for a pleasant evening. Only downside - parking is tight

    Thank Susan S
    Response from PaulCookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel, BW Premier CollectionResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for posting your review and for your kind comments about our Bistro and the meals I'm glad you enjoyed the Kirkstone Bake and of course a good G&T! Hope we will have the pleasure of your company again soon.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Had a really good stay here last month for 2 nights on the way to Scotland. The Hotel is right in the middle of Ambleside although about 1mile from the lake. Service was great, room was excellent, wifi was very fast and breakfast was superb....More

    Thank chrisD2633JD
    Response from PaulCookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel, BW Premier CollectionResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for posting your review, we are lucky to have such a central location. So pleased you had a really good stay with us en route to bonny Scotland. Apologies you had difficulty parking there is one space for each of our 54 rooms...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$ 161 - US$ 286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Ambleside
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    • Number of rooms
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    Terry C
    21 April 2017|
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    Response from PaulCookson | Property representative |
    Yes in our designated dog friendly rooms.
    27 February 2017|
    Response from paulwhalley | Reviewed this property |
    Certainly do, along with tea, coffee etc. Hope you enjoy the visit a very good hotel which will live up to your expectations.
    27 February 2017|
    Response from sueken62 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes but they had coffee machine but we where unable to use it hope this is helpful
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