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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have been to this hotel a number of times over the last twenty years and it has never ceased to amaze me how it is always evolving yet keeps that 'personal touch' where all the staff (most who have been there as long as we have been there) make you fell welcome and special. we went just for the... More 

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nr. Colchester
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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 10 nights to celebrate my husband's 60th and my forthcoming 70th birthdays. Several members of our families came to join us for a birthday celebration meal last Friday and the staff looked after us to perfection - the restaurant is so flexible with it's partitions that we had our own dining area,(probably better for the other guests... More 

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Thank essexgirl23
Cumbria, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Overnight Stay on a Monday night was superb ,great room with spectacular views and staff that care , breakfast set us up for the day ,THANKYOU .location ideal for shops pubs and local attractions .highly recommended .

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Linthwaite, null, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have just returned from staying 4 nights at the salutation and it was a pleasure to stay there, the room was excellent, as was the food, ( can only comment on the breakfast, as we ate out most nights) the staff were perfect, rooms were cleaned to a high standard, the only down side, was the new out door... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Having stayed at this hotel before we popped in today for a light sandwich lunch when visiting Ambleside. Poached trout and beef sandwiches were tasty and fresh. Large glass of wine and a water and a bill for just under £20. Peaceful environment to sit in , away from hustle and bustle. Enjoyable hour relaxing and flicking through newspapers.

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Bingley, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here again for 2 nights Friday and Saturday. Perfect location for walking in the lakes - lots of walks around the hotel to suit everyone.The hotel is fabulous - rooms extremely clean and modern. The staff (all of them) are very efficient. The breakfast couldn't be better and you have such a choice! We had our dog with us... More 

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Thank Helen B
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Come here over 4 times a year with my family it's heaven! The breakfast is the best I've ever had and there is literally everything and the staff are so friendly. The spa and pool are so pretty and the steak room and sauna are perfect to relax in especially the outside jacuzzi

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Another excellent visit , stayed for 2 nights and will return for another visit as soon as possible Very happy and helpful staff , they were dealing with water damaged room and still carried on as normal There was a new hydro pool outside hope the water canons get fixed soon and the jacuzzi too,I was a bit sad to... More 

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Thank Carolyn C
Leyland, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Can you love a hotel? because I love this one, third time here, lets start with the staff they'er all very friendly from the front of house to the people who serve the meals and the meals are great too, don't forget the ladies that do! spotless and the the man who fixes stuff they'er all great and the dog... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Village centre location with breathtaking fell views from the doorstep. Award winning breakfast, luxury rooms some with private hot tub, great food, fabulous leisure facilities and spa, free onsite parking friendly attentive staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Ambleside Salutation Hotel

Address: Ambleside Salutation Hotel Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 9BX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $148 - $311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Ambleside Salutation Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
BEST WESTERN Ambleside Salutation Hotel Lake District
Ambleside Best Western
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#2 Family Hotel in Ambleside
#3 Luxury Hotel in Ambleside
#3 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
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