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Rydal Hall, Rydal, Ambleside LA22 9LX England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Conference Facilities
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable Christian holiday retreat hotel set in delightful countryside. Beautiful gardens with waterfalls, woods and romantic walks. Next to Wordworths cottage. Good quality food eaten together as family.

Thank John E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a great campsite with pristine showers and toilets with plentiful hot water. There is an onsite cafe and ample space to pitch your tent and it is easy to access world class walks such as the fairfield horshoe from the campsite. There is...More

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I was one of a group of around 20 adults staying in the Youth Centre. We were self catering and breaking into groups for walking, scrambling and climbing over a long weekend. We had around 8 cars. There were one or two couples but otherwise...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

What do you look for in a campsite? If you want a carpark with tents and campervans in it, or rows and rows of terraced-housing tents, or electricity and running water at every pitch, this is not for you. What you get here is plenty...More

Thank Vizzage
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Just had a fantastic stay on the grounds of Rydal Hall. Me and a colleague from work were doing the 2018 Great North Swim and so he and his family stayed in the Herdy Huts and me and my partner in the Eco Pods on...More

Thank Ellen G
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Rydal Hall has been providing Christian hospitality to people of all faiths or none since 1963. Set in over 30 acres of garden, woodland and natural beauty in the Lake District UNESCO World Heritage Site, Rydal Hall More is the ideal venue for retreats, events, activity weekends or just a family holiday. With wonderful views over the Rothay valley and with the Fairfield Horseshoe and Nab Scar as a backdrop, the Hall and its grounds are the perfect place to enjoy this beautiful part of the world. Rydal Hall offers excellent accommodation, meeting and events facilities with options to suit everyone, including en suite bedrooms in the main Hall, a bunkhouse, self-catering cottage and a campsite including three eco pods. With our kitchen team producing delicious home-cooked meals, we can offer a range of catering options to suit each visit. As well as group bookings, Rydal Hall is also available to accommodate private individuals or families all year round. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside > Rydal
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside > Rydal
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Traveller (74)
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Dining (5)
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Denise S
7 January 2016|
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Response from Daniel P |
Yes, there is a communal kitchen I think. It is a youth hostel so this is usually provided.
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"Best rooms are at the front overlooking the gardens with great views"
827JohnE
4 weeks ago
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"Bring the fly repellent if visiting during spring/summer months! Dont learn the hard way like me!"
195elleng
12 Jun 2018
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"Some are en-suite and some are not so make sure you stipulate on booking."
Cyclingranger
21 Feb 2018
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"Mostly single rooms but with some double and one or two triple rooms. Nearly all have en-suite facilities."
slightlydisapp0inted
5 Nov 2017
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