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Glen Rothay Hotel

Rydal, Ambleside LA22 9LR, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for 3 nights from Sat 14 to Tue 17 Feb in the Otter room. The room was lovely, really clean and warm and spacious. It is on the ground floor of a little cottage which was nice. We were made to feel very welcome, along with our little dog Herbie. The staff were really nice, especially the barman.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stopped off for a quick pint and some food. very nice food (home made) and excellent choice of real ales / beers. Great location on the road between Ambleside and Grasmere, next to Rydal Mount. recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We always go to Windermere when in the lakes, but this time had a change and tried this hotel. What an excellent choice, the staff are very welcoming and helpful, the food is great and there is some lovely walks round Rydal lake and also into Ambleside. We will definitely stay here again

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Silsden, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While staying in a holiday property near Grasmere we decided to have a bar snack at the Badger Bar with our family, other years had only called in for a drink. The service and the food were excellent with prices being very reasonable compared to some in the Lakes. The Chef, David, assisted by Ania who served us in the... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two night stay with hubby. Found the staff especially Caroline, Anya and the owner Paul very welcoming and attentive. Food and drink good and well presented. Although it's cold outside this time of year you are met with a wonderful open fire when you step inside the badger bar. Rooms are spotless and comfortable. Amazing walks around Rydal Water and... More 

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Carlisle, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Badger bar has always been a favourite for beer when in and around Grasmere or Rydal. I have now also stayed twice in their 'winter deal' offer coming back today after a two day break. This hotel is right in the heart of the Cumbrian mountains and just down the hill from Wordsworth's last home of Rydal Mount. Now... More 

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Richmond, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Glen Rothay in August 2014 for a 2 night break, and I found the accommodations to be of very high quality. It's an incredibly old house, so it comes with plenty of quirks, charms, and atmosphere. There's a nice little bar and restaurant on the 1st floor and it's staffed with very hospitable, friendly people. My room... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel on 19/1/2015. Very good ( deluxe room with bath) please note there is also a separate shower . Excellent breakfast and staff( Ania in restaurant) were very helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. Would be very happy to stay here again. I strongly recommend it! Souli Scott-Wilson Brussels

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I have been a regular visitor to this hotel over the past 8 years. The previous owner for 7 years made huge strides in bringing the hotel up to a very good standard and made the coach house habitable. The new owner is continuing this work decorating and updating the rooms, bars and other facilities. Importantly though two things remain... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed a 3 night New Year stay at Glen Rothay Hotel as a special all inclusive meal package,staying in Dora Room 8 .The staff were friendly and very helpful throughout , always a smile and no trouble to sort any issues which there were few . Our room has recently been decorated , new carpet and shower fitted and... More 

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Address: Rydal, Ambleside LA22 9LR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside > Rydal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 8
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