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White Lion Hotel

Market Place, Ambleside LA22 9DB, England
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Ranked #11 of 12 hotels in Ambleside
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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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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Myself and my family (2 adults and 4 children) ate in the restaurant two days running and cannot speak highly enough about the quality and choice of foods. The staff are superb and the customer service is excellent. We dined here on a busy Saturday evening and nothing was too much trouble for the gentleman who waited on us- superb.... More

Flintshire, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stopped here for dinner and it was really excellent. Superb food and real value for money. I chose from the set menu at £8.95 for two courses. Battered mushrooms to start, which were excellent, and a 8oz rump steak for my main. I ordered it medium rare and that's exactly how it came, so many restaurants... More

3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Admittedly we tried a few other places before here as it looked rather busy, and we thought it was more hotel than eatery. We managed to sneak in the back and grab a table in the window. It was very busy, and now we know why. We were served quickly at the busy bar. Looked at the huge menu, which... More

Lancaster, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some bad reviews on here, I went with friends up for a week and stumbled in for a meal about 6.30on a Tuesday soggy evening it was busy but we ordered our food ,starter and main it came pretty quickly and was off the 2 for 8.95 menu.It was good enough and reasonable portions for the price,I do not know... More

2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go quite regular , but it has just had a big refurb , wow !! The place is superb great food lovely staff , the area is perfect and the new look of the pub is stunning , the room we stayed in was a vast improvement on the old accommodation highly recommend .

Wilmslow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are beautifully decorated, very clean and spacious and the staff are friendly. It's in a great location in the heart of Ambleside with numerous restaurants on the doorstep and plenty of good walks nearby. Good value and would definitely recommend.

York, England, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very helpful staff, room was clean and spacious,well worth the price with an exceptional breakfast. Would definately stay at this hotel again, we also found some good restaurants close at hand that were resonable. A very enjoyable stay.

5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the hotel with a friend. Really enjoyed it! Really lovely room and great staff too! Just a shout out to jamie - top guy really super helpful. Anyone who is planning to stay in the area should really consider staying here. Great laugh, had fun and good value

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had lunch here recently as we were in the area, and didn't know what to expect - but it ended up being a great day out! It was clean and inviting, and the staff were friendly and welcoming, and couldn't do enough to make our children happy! We sat outside and enjoyed the sun, and the food was delicious!... More

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited the white lion this weekend it was great staff so friendly and the rooms are amazing a++++++ anyone looking for a great hotel with friendly and welcoming staff you need to visit the white lion the food is great value and finger licking good

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Address: Market Place, Ambleside LA22 9DB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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