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Rothay House

Rothay Road, Ambleside LA22 0EE, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My boyfriend and I have just returned from Rothay House after a 2 night stay. We visit Ambleside a few times a year and tend to go for the cheapest guest house available at the time. It must be said that the welcoming wasn't the warmest but the room was cosy, clean and everything we needed. The room was en... More 

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I have just returned from a most pleasant three night stay at Rothay House and I have to say what a great time we both experienced. The House itself is well located just a short walk from Ambleside town centre and a short strollbto Lake Windermere itself. Very clean and tidy, the property and our room in... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

My husband and I stayed here last week for one night ,as where attending a family funeral, we checked in early and a big thank you Darren for allowing us to do this, the really funny part about staying here was my husband's father built it back in the seventies as a family home as they owned the hotel next... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights, rooms nice, warm and spotless, decent size bathroom and a warm welcome and good choice for breakfast would definitely stay again when in Ambleside and would definitely recommend to all. Stayed at more expensive places and got far less.

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Carlisle, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We Initially just planned to go Zeffirelli's but then decided to stay over and go out walking too. I highly Recommend Rothay House, its a 3 minute walk to Zeffirelli's and the cinema by the park is even closer. From Rothay house we could walk across the road, through the church yard and through the park to the bottom of... More 

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We arrived on a cold rainy day on the second week of our honeymoon and it was a nice warm welcome in more ways than one! When we got up to our room, it was cosy, the bed was super-comfy (just what you need after a long walk in the lakes!) and the bathroom was really nice. The tea and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I stayed here with a friend this last weekend, was very reasonably priced and was in a perfect location in Ambleside with free parking. The room was clean, warm and lovely bathroom with products that were not tested on animals. My vegetarian cooked breakfast was nice and there was cereal, warm croissants and fruit available also. The hosts were very... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Rothay House is perfectly located in Ambleside in the Lakes District. Easy walk into the village and a lovely B & B. Well appointed rooms and bathrooms and the best breakfast we had in our travels. Plenty of choices including fresh fruits, yoghurt and several options for a cooked breakfast. Darren & Debbie are friendly and helpful owners.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Good value B&B in a convenient location. The rooms were clean and comfortable, the breakfast varied and plentiful, and the hosts friendly and helpful - thanks! Will look to stay again next time we are in the area.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We arrived friday night until sunday. The lady was quite sullen, certainly not welcoming or friendly. I asked for an earlier breakfast at 7.45 as I was doing a course all weekend. It was agreed but she certainly was not happy about it. We felt we were upsetting the norm and it was not appreciated. A bill was left on... More 

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