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Rothay Manor Hotel

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Rothay Bridge, Ambleside LA22 0EH, England
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Ranked #5 of 12 Hotels in Ambleside
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst visiting Cumbria we had an afternoon tea at Rothay Manor Hotel and it was wonderful. There was a choice of leaf teas which was served to us in a comfortable bar lounge area with a view of the beautiful gardens. There were delicious sandwiches served with scotch egg, sausage roll & garnish. Then scone with cream & jam, a... More 

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This really is a great place - a traditional old English hotel with fantastic service and a great restaurant. It was wonderful to go back. The rooms are of the highest quality, and maintained in spotless condition. Afternoon teas are out of this world.

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Tokyo, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With beautiful garden at outside of each room, my elder parents enjoyed tea at the chairs for two nights stay. As the children's under age 13 cannot stay here, the elders can enjoy quiete and elegant time. We enjoyed breakfast and dinner here but next time would like to try lunch and afternoon teas which was no vacancy with reservation... More 

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Bowness-on-Windermere, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner at the hotel as a family of all adults. The meal was lovely, right from the tiny bits with drinks to the fudge with coffee. The main meal courses we could not fault. There would be only two things I would mention and that was some of the staff are not very friendly and had a problem... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Stayed at Rothay for several nights and can't fault their service, food or spacious rooms at a reasonable price. Has 3 stars, but worth at least 1 more. Not a smart, modern minimalist hotel, but a warm friendly one that makes you feel welcome and looks after you.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Have just returned from The Lakes having spent four nights at the Rothay Manor Hotel in Ambleside. We did full board and the food was excellent. We were in Room 5, which was very spacious and comfortable with a large bed and two easy chairs, which were nice to collapse into after a day's walking. All the staff were very... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Visited here a couple of months ago with friends, table had been booked in advance, Hotel is in nicely laid out grounds and gardens. On entering we were greeted and shown to our table in one of the lounges. It is a buffet style afternoon tea where you can help yourself to as much or little, there was plenty of... More 

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Melbourn, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Stayed at this hotel for 2 nights and found it to be very clean and friendly staff. Breakfast was very good, the staff being very attentive. We ate here on the second evening and the food and service was good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

My partner and myself we stayed for two a couple of days visiting this beautiful area, we were in suite number 7 very nice room, we had 4 courses dinner, everything delicious! Breakfast in the morni g was absolutly perfect, good service and quality! For sure we will come back and recommend it. Thanks for find my earring :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Our first visit to Rothay Manor Hotel was 44 years ago! This month we made our fourth visit and enjoyed it every bit as much. The hotel is situated in the heart of the Lake District, 10 minutes walk from the centre of Ambleside and 10 minutes in a different direction to the head of Lake Windermere. It is therefore... More 

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