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Ambleside Lodge

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Ambleside LA22 0EJ , England
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Ranked #77 of 84 Ambleside B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Derek S Shepton
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Chester, United Kingdom
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42 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Ambleside Lodge some years ago and remember being quite satisfied, not so on my recent visit. The place is old and run down, items not working properly in the room include the toilet and two light fittings. The room was dark and miserable although quite clean. The people running the B&B are very friendly but not... More

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Shepton
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean room, TV reluctant to have many channels and the shower was hopeless. The fault of the previous guests according to Pauls Mum. No inclination to get it fixed. Breakfast adequate although cereals were the cheap variety. Very friendly and basic Hotel probably 3 star rather than 4.

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2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It had a big bed with clean bedding But... the toilet didn't flush (sorry cleaners) The shower didn't work The room smelt damp and musty One bedside lamp and the main light bulbs were blown But it was a big room and the hotel could be lovely but it would need a huge investment. My main problem was I couldn't... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our stay! Room was lovely and clean! Loved our jacuzzi bath! The old couple that run the places were lovely and very helpful! Breakfast was included in the price and was amazing!

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have booked a stay with the Ambleside lodge and had to cancel the trip. I had contacted Ambleside Lodge several occasions and left voice messages for them to call back to cancel the booking ten days prior to the booking. I had spoke to a lady on the phone several times who took my details but was unable to... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights here on a bargain deal from one of the well known 'deals' companies. We have seen mixed reviews on here and as ever, did not know what to expect and in fairness, having been to Ambleside Lodge we must agree with several of the comments made but we would also like to speak up on behalf... More

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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
19 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Leaving this B&B I could only feel sad. It is run by an elderly couple and their son. As we arrived other guests were arguing about the spa access, with the lady whose response was she didn't want to get involved! It turns out the hotel has 4 spa passes, and 20 rooms - you do the maths and DON'T... More

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Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a terrific B&B and we were thrilled to get a room here. We stopped in around 11:00am and Paul (the owner) gave us a very warm and friendly welcome. The room was ready for us right away and was large and very nice, on the main floor facing the horse paddock (we later found out this was the... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We had great 2nd stay here even better than last year, room was fab big spacious and comfy bed and nice and clean, jacuzzi bath in bath room and power shower no complains what so ever. Breakfast was nice and owner paul very helpfull nothing was a problem had a great short break and had lovely weather great place to... More

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Salford
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We have just returned from a lovely 3 night break and have had a truly relaxing trip. On checking in, Paul made us feel truly welcome. We received a free, very welcome, upgrade and were allocated room 11. The room, as the pictures show, has been refurbished recently and is as good as you would expect in many hotels. The... More

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Additional Information about Ambleside Lodge

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