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Rome, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband booked this hotel and was a real surprise for me! It is an ancient country house, built in the first half of the nineteenth century, elegant and cozy. Our room was large and spacious, with a little sofa close to two windows. Bed and pillows very comfortable. Bathroom spacious and with every comfort. What about the breakfast ?... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Very impressive small hotel with gastronomic pretensions. Stayed two comfortable nights. Dinner was impeccably presented with Michelin star flair. However the tastes were too sweet or salty for us. Staff friendly yet courteous. WiFi good. It rained torrentially for our day and we were happy to stay in, playing board games in the lounge. Felt very much at home. Furnishings... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all let me start with the acceptable parts. The location is quite good for walking into Ambleside and travelling to other places of interest in the Lakes. The hotel has some nice grounds which look to be well kept. The reception staff are in general polite and offer help if needed. The hotel Superior rooms with veranda look... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for a night with friends a number of weeks back, and wanted to post a review as we thought the hotel was fantastic. The service and food was beyond reproach, and the staff exceptionally helpful with any request that we threw their way. Our room was a large suite with ensuite bathroom, sitting area and the bedroom,... More 

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Thank January_Hope
Penrith, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my husband had a lovely afternoon tea today at Rothay Manor. We brought our two year old little girl with us and the staff made her very welcome. Our server was lovely and she very kindly organised our sandwiches to be different with the chef ( as I am pregnant and my husband is very fussy). We would... More 

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Thank VicnAnt
RMHotel, Owner at Rothay Manor Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, I am delighted that you enjoyed your afternoon tea and hopefully we will be able to welcome you back some time soon. More 

Sedbergh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here with my Sisters, celebrating my 40th back in February, and had such a lovely time that we came back for more. Staying in the Loughrigg Suite, with adjoining snug room, we had a lovely weekend. Staff were friendly and helpful, the suite was clean and perfectly suited to our needs, including those of my severely disabled Son.... More 

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Thank 69mhall
RMHotel, Owner at Rothay Manor Hotel, responded to this review

Hi 69mhall, I am so pleased that you all enjoyed your stay with us, and we look forwards to welcoming you back some time soon! More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Rothay Manor hotel for one night with my wife and our dog. Hotel was expensive for the night however we were prepared to pay the money expecting an excellent stay. We were allocated the conservatory room which was fairly large but was so dated and was in need of a major overhaul. There were light bulbs out... More 

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1 Thank David Y
RMHotel, Owner at Rothay Manor Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, and I am very sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your stay with us. I'm sure it's not of much help to you now, but the room you were staying in is due a complete overhaul in 3 weeks time, where it will have a fresh new bathroom and stylish décor. I'm sorry that... More 

cumbria
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A perfectly wonderful afternoon tea . We were offered an excellent selection of teas many of which were, to me, totally new . The sandwiches and cakes were scrumptious and prepared by an obviously highly skilled staff . The service offered was simply superb .Five stars throughout.

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Thank whippen1
RMHotel, Owner at Rothay Manor Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Whippen1, thank you so much for your review, I am so pleased that you enjoyed your Afternoon Tea with us, and hopefully we will be able to welcome you back to Rothay Manor at some point in the future. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great value for money! Delicious Sunday lunch would highly recommend ! We paid a total of £60 for the two of us we got canapés a 3 course Sunday roast of amazing quality and petit fours 2 drinks each. I can't explain how much of a hidden gem this place is for the Lake District.

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Thank Sally W
RMHotel, Owner at Rothay Manor Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we are all so pleased that you enjoyed your Sunday Lunch, and hopefully you will come visit us again sometime soon! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was slightly put off by some recent reviews but we went anyway. Lovely service. Not traditional sandwiches so if this is what you want you may want to try somewhere else. There were two of each item in the savoury selection when there were 3 of us eating. We had to half some so we could share them out which... More 

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Thank Rockcake
RMHotel, Owner at Rothay Manor Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rockcake, I'm terribly sorry, but I think a mistake must have been made with your Afternoon Tea, as there should have been 3 of each item for the 3 of you, not 2! Please do give us a call on 01539433605 or email at hotel@rothaymanor.co.uk so we can look into the matter, and compensate you accordingly. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Rothay Manor Hotel Restaurant
Rothay Manor Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: European, British, Gluten Free Options
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Rothay Manor Hotel & Restaurant offers a relaxed, warm and friendly atmosphere in a luxury country house setting, with large individually designed en-suite bedrooms, spacious comfortable lounges, delicious fresh food and outstanding service.We continue to maintain the standards and traditions that have kept the hotel a popular destination for over 45 years. Open for Lunch, Afternoon Tea and Dinner every day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rothay Manor Hotel

Address: Rothay Road, Ambleside LA22 0EH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $177 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Rothay Manor Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Rothay Manor Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
#5 Family Hotel in Ambleside
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