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BEST WESTERN Ambleside Salutation Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 9BX, England
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Ranked #4 of 11 hotels in Ambleside
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Ihatediy Lancashire, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • 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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A lovely warm welcome, clean and very family friendly. Parking was a little tight but once done the rest of the stay was excellent. Food great, rooms good size and clean, but the best was the pool, sauna and the outside hot tub! Awesome stay will definitely return. Cant fault the hotel or the friendly staff!!

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Newcastle, England
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our second floor room overlooking the attractive town in the foreground and the mountains in the background was well-furnished and comfortable. The staff offered a high standard of service and the restaurant offered a variety of good evening meals. Breakfasts (full English) were part waiter/waitress service and part buffet-style. The selection was more than adequate. There was an amazing basement... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm not sure where to start... All the Best Westerns that I've stayed in outside out London have been brilliant, this hotel is no exception. The restaurant staff (particularly Joe and Geoff) are a real credit to the hotel as are the reception and bar staff (whos names sadly I didn't get). Comfortable, relaxed,professional, friendly, luxurious and central! It sounds... More

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After only ever having a drink in this hotel,we decided to have a 3 night stay.Great staff(a particular big thankyou to Anna who was lovely and very helpful),and the hotel is spotless throughout. Very nice pool and spa,and a well equipped gym. Great location right in the centre of Ambleside,but no noise from outside, so had a good sleep each... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Last time I wrote a review of the Salutation I made one or two small criticisms but on this return visit the reasons for them had disappeared. This is now a wonderful hotel. For a start, everybody from the joint managers Sue and Paul down were very friendly and could not do enough to make our stay a marvellous one.... More

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Beaumaris, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have just returned from a long weekend 50th Birthday trip for the wife to the Salutation. The booking process was straight forward through the Best Western site and the site photo's truly represented the hotels rooms and facilities that we encountered. We booked the Woodlands suit which is a stand alone apartment that doesn't look much from the outside but... More

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just liked the look of the place on a recent visit so we went in for an evening meal, we were not guests but they made us feel welcome, it was very clean and tidy, the staff were very good and the food, wine and service were all excellent, we would go again.

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Bradford-on-Avon, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always had some reservations about the Best Western hotels but my views have thoroughly transformed after my recent stays in some of them. I had a fantastic stay, the room was nicely decorated, the bathroom was fantastic, I even had a jacuzzi bath tub. The staff were polite and the breakfast was cooked to order so fresh and... More

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London
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stay with family for 2nights clean friendly would return if we went up there again good breakfast staff where helpful room was comfortable got a good night sleep ready for a days walking and breakfast was a good start to the day then walking all day then back there for another good night sleep thanks mike and family hope to... More

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Oldham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here last weekend for 3 nights. The rooms were clean,and well maintained. Food was great, good variety of menus for both breakfast and dinner. Staff most helpful.Only downside is parking is at first come first served, but for a price you can reserve a parking spot. Very central location for Ambleside and pool,spa facilities great.Another little niggle was that... More

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Also Known As:
Best Western Ambleside
Ambleside Best Western
BEST WESTERN Ambleside Salutation Hotel Lake District
Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 9BX, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Ambleside
#5 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Ambleside Salutation Hotel 3*
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