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Queen's Head Hotel

Main St., Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0NS, England
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Lancashire
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went on a Sunday break offer. Which included Sunday lunch, room,breakfast,papers,picnic and welcome drinks. We should have eaten before 2pm then we would have been ready for something to eat later. As it was we just fancied a drink or two but the hotel is really for eating. It only has a small area for drinkers with high stools which... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was the second time we stayed at the Queen's Head. We returned because my husband had a lung transplant just before Christmas and during an incredibly stressful time in hospital for both of us we kept ourselves going by dreaming of all the lovely places we would visit again when he was well - and this was one of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant has such a lovely cosy atmosphere and the staff had excellent knowledge whilst being very friendly. I had crayfish followed by the chicken in a barley broth. ...absolutely gorgeous. My husband had the pigeon followed by lamb which were both perfectly cooked. Was an exceptional meal for us both and a lovely experience from start to finish. A... More 

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2 Thank Catherine A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose this hotel because it's convenient for Coniston and the Langdale valley, both are a short drive away. It's a friendly hotel and serves a good breakfast with plenty of choice. We ate in the restaurant and had the best fish chips we've had for long time and bar serves good local ales. The hotel is situated right in... More 

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

Booked dinner here for NYE after a recommendation and so glad we did. From taking the booking to the service on the evening the staff were friendly helpful and efficient. The food was of a high standard we both had the beef for the main course and it melted in the mouth. The length of time between courses was just... More 

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Queens H, Guest Relations Manager at Queen's Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed New Years Eve with us. We take on board your comments abut the meal - it is difficult on NYE trying to get a time that suits all. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Liverpool UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from another post New Year break in lovely Hawkshead. Have stayed in many of the village pubs over the years but have to say that the Queens is now going to be our first choice from now on after a fantastic stay. The price is a little more than those we have previously stopped at but the saying... More 

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Queens H, Guest Relations Manager at Queen's Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your break with us and hope to see you again soon. More 

Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

1) Great staff that worked hard, with quality customer service. 2) Food excellent for Breakfast and Evening meal. Breakfast took a little while because it was cooked to order. The Sausages are amazing. 3) Nish, the Reception Manager dealt with our dislike for ROOM 7 immediately we raised it with him. Top service and he enquired if everything was OK... More 

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Queens H, Guest Relations Manager at Queen's Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Perth, Australia
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58 reviews
22 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed a very relaxing lunch and drinks in this pub on a very wet NYEve. Very cosy, staff friendly and very attentive. We were made to feel welcome. Food very good (sandwiches) as well as soft drinks selection. Wish we could return for NY itself! Accommodation upstairs looked good too.

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Queens H, Guest Relations Manager at Queen's Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit - come and stay with us soon......... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

The Queens Head is a lovely B&B located in the heart of Hawkshead. It has a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. The staff are very attentive also. We stayed in room 10 which was a standard double room (no bath, shower only). The room was tastefully decorated but was a little too snug for our liking. The double bed had a... More 

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Queens H, Guest Relations Manager at Queen's Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We were disappointed to read your comments about the room. Your feedback at check out was actioned - the bed tested and a new mattress ordered - so thank you! As we are not a purpose built hotel we do have rooms of varying sizes. It's always worth booking directly with us so your requirements... More 

Lancs, England
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34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely love this pub and will never tire of staying here. The rooms are cosy and comfortable and spotlessly clean. The pub itself has a good atmosphere and an extensive menu to suit all tastes. Will definitely return. A good breakfast selection and is in a great location.

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Queens H, Guest Relations Manager at Queen's Head Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Glad you like us and hope to see you soon. More 

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