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    Waterhead Hotel

    Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0ER, England
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          $235
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          Overview
          • Excellent79%
          • Very good16%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Pets Allowed
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          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Its not just an excellent lakeside location, the hotel, staff, service, food, are all excellent. The boss runs a tight ship and it pays off. Soft towels, robes, slippers, room service was quick.breakfast was very good. I can strongly recommend this hotel.

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          Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead Hotel

          Dear NeilAustralia Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. We hope to welcome you back to Waterhead at some point in the future. Best regards Matt Stanaway

          Reviewed 6 days ago

          Having stayed here last year, I wanted to revisit and bring along my daughter and her husband. When trying to book on line the dates I wanted where coming up not available. I phoned the hotel and got a very pleasant and accommodating person who...More

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          Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead Hotel

          Dear Ken K Thank you for taking the time to review your room booking. We look forward to welcoming you back to Waterhead! Best regards Matt Stanaway

          Reviewed 6 days ago

          We had a week in the Lakes travelling with our new dog for the first time. The room was very comfortable and clean with a lakeside view. Food was excellent and staff were friendly and made us welcome. Hotel was dog friendly. Will stay here...More

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          Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead Hotel

          Dear JNDYork Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Waterhead. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us and we do hope to welcome you back very soon. Best regards Matt Stanaway

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          I have never stayed in the hotel but have eaten in the bar on a number occassions over the past 10 years. I was at rhe end of a great few days of running in the lake district, Scotland and back to the Lakes. Having...More

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          Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead Hotel

          Dear C16VEH Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your latest visit to our Bar here at Waterhead. We hope to welcome you back very soon. Best regards Matt Stanaway

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Lovely understated hotel on the very outskirts of Ambleside (but the better for it for this our opinion). Very close to the lake. Due to the slight inconvenience of being further out and because the restaurant and food quality is so nice I would definitely...More

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          Dear moonstone_11 Many thanks for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay and I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to welcome you back to Waterhead very soon. Best regards Matt Stanaway

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Conference Facilities
          • Breakfast Available
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          Details
          • Price range
          • $205 - $344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
          • #1 Family Hotel in Ambleside
          • #1 Luxury Hotel in Ambleside
          • #1 Green Hotel in Ambleside
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 41
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          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • England >
          • Cumbria >
          • Lake District >
          • Ambleside
          • Also Known As
          • Ambleside Hotel Waterhead ,
          • Hotel Waterhead ,
          • Waterhead Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
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          Room & Suite (298)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Lisa V
          does the hotel have any storage facilities for our bicycles?
          February 19, 2017|
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          suzymar
          Do you have any accessible rooms? I understand that there are a lot of stairs ,but is there a lift. Thankyou
          January 6, 2017|
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          Response from EnglishLakesManager | Property representative |
          Please can I ask that you contact my colleagues at Waterhead so that they can discuss your particular requirements (015934 32566). As an aside, Tripadvisor is not our primary or official online presence and, as such, we... More
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          Barry W
          Hi Could you recommend the best walks either directly from Ambleside or by taking a drive and setting off elsewhere? We are a reasonably fit couple and 4-6 hours walking would be no trouble. Also is it possible to reserve rooms where dogs aren't allowed?
          September 27, 2016|
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          Response from EnglishLakesManager | Property representative |
          Hi Barry W There are numerous walks around Ambleside and we would be more than pleased to email you details/scans - if you could contact our Reception team on 015394 32566. With regards to room allocation we do not have any... More
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