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White Lion Hotel

Market Place, Ambleside LA22 9DB, England
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Ranked #11 of 11 hotels in Ambleside
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Patrick W Middlewich, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Middlewich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Hotel was clean and the staff are very helpful and friendly and were willing to go the extra mile to make our holiday a very happy experience. The food at the hotel was very good and a wide variety to choose from.

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Birkenhead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Booked out all 7 rooms with our friends from work. All rooms were nice and clean. We had a fab breakfast in the morning, all inclusive. Left the cars in the car park. Climbed scaffel pike. We booked a table had a good quality steak, many drink and went just upstairs to bed at the end of a long fun... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have just taken a short break in the Lake District and chose the White Lion as I stayed here a couple of years ago. What an improvement the new manageress has brought to the Hotel. All the staff are polite and well informed. Every one is very cheerfull and nothing was too much trouble. I ate there two of... More

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Wigan
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Booked this room months ago and thought we got a good deal. I am not surprised this is the worst voted hotel in ambleside. The rooms are very dated and sad looking although it does say they are having a refurb in may so fair enough. The lamp in our room was in bits when we walked in, pretty sure... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my wife and i chose to visit ambleside for our 30th wedding anniversary this easter 2014, we left it a bit late (feb 2014) so we couldnt get booked at our favorite bee&bee so we chose the white lion as we had been there before and liked it joan my wife managed to book their big suite room for 2... More

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I found the place just by chance and what a great find it was. The mix grill was a challenge Adam Rickman (from "man v food) would appreciate. I was a struggle to eat but great value. Steak and Ale pie was excellent. Nice relaxing atmosphere with well spaced out tables. Get in early as we found... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We visited the white lion on 4th march after looking for somewhere for lunch and what a lovely suprise! Three courses for 8.95 and they were all great. Service was very quick and the staff were very polite and attentive. Brilliant start to our minimoon and would definitely go back, even just for the brownie!

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014 via mobile

We popped in (or more correctly outside) for lunch on a lovely day in Ambleside. The hotel is in the Main Street through Ambleside and has seating outside. The menu carries a large range of food, everything for light bites to main meals and sweets. The hotel itself is large airy and pleasant. The bar carries a good variety of... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Looking for somewhere to eat, we found the White Lion in the centre of Ambleside and decided to give it a try There was a limited set menu so we had the two course meal at £9.95, one starter, two mains and one dessert. The Brie starter was very nice and came with a barbecue sauce and a bit of... More

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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Just stopped off after walking and parked up on the "disc Scheme" which gives you an hour free. ( pick your disc up from pretty much any shop, no purchase needed). We ate of the light Bites menu 2 battered whiting, chips, Peas, Tartar sauce. under a tenner for 2 decent portions was excellent value for the lakes. A beer... More

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Also Known As:
White Lion Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Address: Market Place, Ambleside LA22 9DB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
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Ranked #11 of 11 hotels in Ambleside
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