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The Unicorn Inn

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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“traditional pub”(10 reviews)
“lakeland pub”(3 reviews)
“friendly pub”(6 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed for one night as we passed through the lakes. It was quite a mixed experience and I wouldn’t necessarily stay there again. The welcome (Irish bar man) was warm and efficient and I had a nice pint of ale. The bedroom decor was...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ate dinner here on Saturday evening, it was crowded (quite noisy) and the football was on tv and a live band was expected but we were able to bring the dog in, no problem. Ordered starters, main course and 2 drinks for £40 exactly...More

Thank IAmBarrington
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While in Ambleside on holiday. We ate at a number of restaurants in the village. The Unicorn was the most outstanding of them all. The waiting time for food was minimal, the staff were friendly and helpful, the food was absolutely brilliant. The Unicorn is...More

1  Thank glynnmayhew54
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Five of us rocked up at the Unicorn after climbing Helvellyn. We were treated to many well-priced and excellent ales on tap to quench our thirsts. The bar staff were excellent, the atmosphere welcoming, the pub cosy and they found us a table on a...More

Thank Dale J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just coming to the end of a two night stay here and it couldn't have been any better! We stayed in the twin room and although basic was very clean and comfortable. From the moment we arrived myself and my mate were welcomed as if...More

1  Thank Mark C
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$79 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
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Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Also Known As
The Unicorn Hotel Ambleside
The Unicorn Inn Ambleside, Lake District
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Jilly768
December 2, 2017|
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Response from scowy68 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are
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Lakeland130
March 24, 2017|
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Response from Gill S |
No, I didn't stay there... I thought I reviewed it as a pub, I didn't notice it was listed under a hotel as it suggested on trip advisor that I rate it based on my location. I didn't realise it was an issue? we just popped... More
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Room Tips
"Good place for a fuller evening menu"
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"Yes the bak of the hotel"
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"There is live music in the bar on Saturday nights which can be heard from bedrooms. Finishes about 2300."
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"Room 5 is a double with en-suite shower room"
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