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The Old Vicarage

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

The old vic is lovely.The staff are superb,very helpful.The rooms are huge with large en suite and spotlessly clean .Mathew and Maerig [maybe not spelt properly] are fine hosts they could not do enough for us and our dog and very professional .Breakfast is what you would expect and there is lots of it. A beautiful indoor pool also free... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely 2 night break in the lakes staying here. Lovely building with large clean and comfortable room. The staff were very friendly and helpful and very welcoming to our little dog Breakfast was superb with a good choice and there was also tea and coffee and a mini fridge in the room Highly recommended!!!

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1 Thank Sahbear196
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic place to stay! It has poured with rain most of the time we have been here but the atmosphere is so relaxed and calm we are still having a wonderful time. Staff are lovely We would definitely recommend staying here and will be back

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East Malling
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

It never ceases to amaze me that the folk at The Old Vicarage manage to ensure our stay in Ambleside is as perfect as ever. We always use Room 3, which is perfect for our needs with our 12 yr old Labrador, Rev. The hotel is always spotless and our breakfast beautifully cooked with such a wide ranging menu. Above... More 

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

Just got back from the old vic had yet another wonderful time this is the second time in the last month can't get to much of a good thing weather was brill the food fab and the lovley warm welcome from all the people who care great nothing is to much trouble eat out a lot so now on the... More 

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Cheshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

It has been some years since we last visited the Old Vicarage - came for 2 nights for our wedding anniversary. We therefore pushed the boat out and stayed in the Premier Suite, which was clean, roomy and very comfortable. This is a dog friendly hotel, and appeared to have many guests who availed themselves of this - would not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely hotel/b&b but it stands out for the indoor pool, jacuzzi and sauna which is a great addition after a day of walking. We stayed in the old building and rooms are airy, with big windows, modern bathrooms and 4 poster beds. The location is good as it is quiet and the gardens surround it with greenery... More 

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Beverley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Here on business and then some pleasure. What a lovely reception as always! The hot tub is spot on to relax after a hard days work. Staff are very accommodating as ever and are making my stay really pleasant! Thank you.

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Barbados
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting Ambleside for over 15 years and have always stayed at The Old Vicarage. Nothing is ever a problem for the staff. They are always very helpful. Breakfast is great and you can have virtually anything you want. The bonus is that it's dog friendly and you can even eat in the conservatory with your dogs if... More 

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Scarborough, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Expensive weekend stay. Room dated . The whole house in need of The Hotel Inspector. Someone had a strange obsession for owls. Ornaments everywhere. The house was amazing, in a wonderful location. Peaceful and tranquil. But owners need to spend some money and redecorate if charging high prices for rooms that appear not to have been redecorated for some time.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Old Vicarage

Address: Vicarage Road, Ambleside LA22 9DH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $128 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Old Vicarage 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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