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Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District

The White Lion Hotel | Market Place, Ambleside LA22 9DB, England
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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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went to Ambleside for the night to celebrate my birthday. We chose this hotel due to its location and price only £59 for the night. The young guy at the bar was happy upon greeting us and checked us in without any problems. He kindly showed us our room no1 which over-looked the front. It was a huge room,... More

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Manchester
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Excellent room for £89, it was a very reasonable price for a good room & breakfast and the staff were fantastic. We arrived at dinner time & the staff arranged for us to have a table in the restaurant straight sway even though it was packed out. We will definitely stay again when we return next year because the staff... More

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Public Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your kind review about your visit to Innkeeper's Lodge Ambleside, Lake District on Trip Advisor. It is our aim to give every customer the very best service and experience possible. More

2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This time i had to wait 15 minutes to be served a record. Then the wifi wasnt working. The meal is cheap because it is very small. 10 chips and a small chicken breast diesnt consitute a meal. The staff seemed disinterested. I wont be coming back.

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Public Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Innkeeper's Lodge Ambleside, Lake District on our Trip Advisor page. We were disappointed to read that you were not satisfied, and we have replied to you personally about this. More

Lomdon
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56 reviews 56 reviews
17 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Nice enough pub to chill out after a long walk or bike ride and sit and people watch in the beer garden. Food menu though we didn't eat seemed a bit restrictive. Bar staff were very friendly and a good choice of local ales on offer

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Public Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we do appreciate that you have taken the time to share your comments following your recent visit to The White Lion Hotel, Ambleside. More

Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We come to Ambleside every year and the White Lion is our "local". So we delighted to note that it has had an amazing transformation. Its very clean and comfortable, great food and the choice of local bitters are superb I particularly loved the UBU bitter.This place is very popular, in fact it's doing an obvious roaring trade. All the... More

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Public Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your kind review about your visit to The White Lion Hotel, Ambleside on Trip Advisor. It is our aim to give every customer the very best service and experience possible. More

East Kilbride, Scotland
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129 reviews 129 reviews
11 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

Had our evening meal here on our recent trip to Ambleside and noticed that, with the change in management came a new menu which gave a fantastic choice. The staff were excellent and very helpful to requests and cleared the tables quickly. Would recommend this as your first stop in Ambleside and I'm sure you will keep going back during... More

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Public Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your recent review on Trip Advisor. We were very pleased to read that you had a positive time here with us at The White Lion Hotel, Ambleside . Our teams love to hear when they have done a good job and we have replied to you personally about your review. . More

Adelaide, Australia
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105 reviews 105 reviews
28 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Ate here in Sept, food and service were ok and I have nothing to complain about, it does appear to get busy so you may not be able to just walk in. We stayed at the Hillsdale hotel and it was a short walk from there and overall it seemed it was centrally located. I would eat here again if... More

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Thank you for your review, we do appreciate that you have taken the time to share your comments following your recent visit to The White Lion Hotel, Ambleside. More

Chorley, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We have visited twice this visit and always return on our trips to Ambleside. Food was really good steaks first visit then jalfrezi curry and chicken and leek pie second visit. Service and atmosphere were excellent we were served by Adrianna both times she was lovely and even lent Hubby one of the pubs books. Very highly recommended by me... More

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Public Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District, responded to this review

We are so pleased to hear that you found The White Lion Hotel, Ambleside a good place to eat, and we really appreciate you leaving positive feedback on Trip Advisor. We have replied to you personally as it is our aim to give every customer the very best experience possible. More

Goole, United Kingdom
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111 reviews 111 reviews
18 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

sat outside and this place was very busy ( Saturday afternoon ) excellent beer and very good service from the bar , ordered food which again was first class , good service all round and would recommend this place to anyone !

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Your kind recommendation means a lot to us here at The White Lion Hotel, Ambleside, and we are so glad to hear that your visit was a positive one. We have replied to you personally about your review. . More

Preston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Went in last weekend, it's been a while since we last visited and sorry to see that the previous owner, a big character who made a visit worthwhile, has sold out to a pub chain. It's nice enough inside and service is good but the White Lion has lost its uniqueness. One of the things we like about Ambleside is... More

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Public Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District, responded to this review

Many thanks for giving us your thoughts following your visit to The White Lion Hotel, Ambleside . We really do appreciate that you have taken the time to share your comments. More

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Address: The White Lion Hotel | Market Place, Ambleside LA22 9DB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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