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Rothay Manor Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rothay Bridge, Ambleside LA22 0EH, England
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Ranked #5 of 12 Hotels in Ambleside
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Me and my husband were given a voucher for afternoon tea. We had a choice of venues but after hearing good reports, we chose Rothay Manor. It really was delicious! The staff were so wonderful and attentive, the manor is beautiful and the food was gorgeous! Very relaxing. Would deffinately recommend!

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Preston, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night at Rothay Manor on 21st December using a groupon deal. The hotel is set in it's own grounds with plenty of car parking and it's only a 10 minute walk from town. The hotel is immaculate throughout with spacious bedrooms and two comfy lounges. We stayed in room 15 which was lovely however at bedtime we discovered... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

This hotel was by far one of the best I have stayed in. The food/menu, rooms, staff, all aspects of this hotel were excellent. The staff were polite, friendly and very helpful, nothing was too much trouble for them. The menu was extensive, the food well prepared, and delicious. Our room was lovely, beautiful furnishings, comfortable bed. There was a... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We had a one night stay last week. Very friendly staff, management with a sense of humour, and an excellent meal in the dining room with the best lemon posset I've had ever!! Great walking form the hotel and used the spa facilities 10 minutes away with outdoor hot tub.

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88 reviews 88 reviews
38 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights dinner bed and breakfast, on checking in the lady at reception was extremely pleasant and welcoming, our room was very large with a extra large bed and had a separate sitting area, bathroom had bath and separate large shower. as the hotel is quite an old building the rooms seem to be of different corridor... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This hotel is in such a lovely location and within its own grounds which are lovely. Some rooms on the first floor have a balcony overlooking the grounds which I thought was a nice change and a bit different. The room we stayed in was very spacious, the double bed was massive and most comfortable. The bathroom was also large... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Fell in love with this place as soon as we stepped over the threshold. Small, very cosy, well appointed and delightfully decorated, Rothay Manor raises expectations from the outset. It then proceeds to deliver them. Room 14 was excellent-very roomy, huge bed, large sitting area with comfortable chairs and a nice view. Lunch and breakfast were again superb and the... More 

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Shipley, England, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We had a wonderful stay here, only one night which was a pity. The room was beautiful with a balcony and view over the garden. The room was scrupulously clean and very comfortable, the biggest bed I've ever seen! Lovely bed linen, squishy cushjions - very comfortable. Didn't sample the evening meal as we were visiting friends but the breakfast... More 

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Washington, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Once again we have thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. As usual staff were very friendly & attentive & those 'behind the scenes' in the kitchen excelled with delicious meals, both breakfast & evening, together with tasty afternoon tea. A good base for covering all areas of the Lakes. A short walk away from Waterhead, looking over Lake Windermere. We always... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We had the pleasure of staying at Rothay Manor for one night 27th Oct. Our afternoon tea was lovely with a great array of sandwiches and cakes.Our evening meal was really good with plenty of choice and the staff were attentive and helpful .Our room (7) was clean and spacious unfortunately we didnt have a good view. We will be... More 

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Address: Rothay Bridge, Ambleside LA22 0EH, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Rothay Manor Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Rothay Manor Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
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#5 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
#5 Family Hotel in Ambleside

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