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Ambleside Central

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   10 Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0AD, England
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Ranked #79 of 84 Ambleside B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband ,my son and myself stayed for 4 nights in August. On arriving we found out we had to go to the restaurant which is part of the owners business to get the keys to our room and told we could unpack our car on the narrow street with limited short term parking and use a ground that was... More

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Berkeley, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent three days last month at the Brantfell House in Ambleside. Jane and Chris are excellent hosts who run a top B&B. We stayed in the large King room on the top floor overlooking the park. It was both very comfortable and clean. The "made-to-order" breakfast was outstanding.

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Paris, France
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

first, this is NOT a guest house. you have 10 rooms, that's all. when you book, they take your card number and charge immediatly the total amount of your stay. what about cnacelling ? I don't know... To take the keys, you go to the restaurant next door. the restaurant's staff does the check-in. They are not very friendly and... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly, the cost is more than many of the decent B&Bs in the area and this place doesn't do breakfast, even though it sits above and is part of a bar and restaurant where you get your keys from. The in-room info brochure says that this makes the stay flexible because you can eat breakfast anywhere you like; it gives... More

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Yorkshire, England
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good little hotel, well located. Few niggles: a tenner added on to price when booked through Priceline; we could use our home key to open the Main Street front door (!). Handy but a little worrying. Toilet cistern needed a little persuasion to stop flushing and tokens for coffee machine didn't work, but that aside a likeable stay.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
20 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Tried phoning a few times to find out where to park. Eventually parked on street after failing to find it and having had my calls ignored. Got to hotel, sign on window said checkin at the bar next door. After a slight mix up with bookings i was given the key and a parking permit. This was behind Ambleside football... More

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

stayed one night on business, after long journey, booked in at restaurant which was busy so we were in the way for food coming out of kitchen, after wait for them to find keys room was on top floor no lift, got to room to find it was just as last guest had left it, so back down stairs to... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We stayed here for one night and the spot is perfect if you want to meander around Ambleside. Stayed in room 6 and the bed was comfy, the room clean and had no disturbance from other guests or passers-by. If you are looking for a stay more than a couple of days or after a full hotel service, then it's... More

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Innsbruck, Austria
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81 reviews 81 reviews
6 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The location of this is pretty good. A free car park is available which is a 10 minute walk. We normally park our car here so this wasn't an issue. The shower was good and the room is decorated to a high standard. The bed was comfortable. There is a coffee machine on both floors although the one on floor... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

Check in was two doors down. Parking is half a mile away. The noise from within the hotel is beyond acceptable. There is no one to assist for any queries. Bed is cheap (room 2) and extremely uncomfortable. Bathroom is no bigger than a matchbox! Bedding was not clean. Some oil on door handles/hinges would help, ensuring other guests keep... More

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Address: 10 Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0AD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambleside Central 4*
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Ambleside Central Hotel Ambleside
Ambleside Central Lake District

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