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The Regent Hotel

0.7 miles from Ambleside center
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Waterhead Bay, Ambleside LA22 0ES, England
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Four of us stayed in superior rooms which were excellent and covered all our needs. The food was outstanding both in the bar and restaurant with exceptional breakfasts. All staff went out of their way to make this weekend special. Will most definitely return and recommend this Hotel.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have stayed at this hotel numerous times over the last 15 years and it never disappoints. The bedroom was tastefully decorated and spotlessly clean and the bed was very comfortable .The rest of the hotel is also decorated to a very high standard and spotless .We enjoyed 3 evening meals , 1 from the bar menu and the other...

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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed for two nights in February 2017 for what turned out to be a very special trip for us! Location of the hotel was perfect, we had one of the superior rooms which was just across the car park away from the main hotel and it felt more private as we had our own front door and stairs up...

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RegentLakes, General Manager at The Regent Hotel, responded to this review

Steven our Head Barman will be delighted with this review, guests love him he is always has time for a chat. All the staff seemed to be in on the big secret and delighted that you said yes !! We wish you all the very best for the future and maybe we will see you back at the Regent Hotel...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

My fiancée and I stayed at The Regent for 4 nights. The hotel is on the bank on Lake Windermere and is only a 15-20 minute walk from Ambleside, it's a great location for exploring the Lake District. Our stay at hotel was lovely, the room was beautifully furnished and had everything we needed. The hotel has a lovely relaxed...

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RegentLakes, General Manager at The Regent Hotel, responded to this review

It's great to hear that you Birthday Break was a success enjoying all that the Regent Hotel has to offer, including it's fabulous location just across the road from Lake Windermere and also ideal for exploring the Lake District. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards Andrew Hewitt

Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fabulous location - good for a stroll in and out of Ambleside. Nice rooms and clean. Modern, clean look on entry and in the bar however the dining area is dated and the service is not great. Plastic table covers and not cleared and cleaned correctly at breakfast. Staff nice but not attentive. Food really disappointing. - considering all the...

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RegentLakes, General Manager at The Regent Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, as I have said before feedback is really important to us and we have taken on board your comments. Regards Andrew Hewitt

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed for two nights everything was perfect. Our dog accompanied us on our stay and was even provided with water bowl in room and was welcomed in the bar area. All the staff were very attentive and professional. Ate both nights in the hotel sampling both bar and restaurant menu - make sure you are hungry as very substantial meals...

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RegentLakes, General Manager at The Regent Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to put such an excellent review on Tripadvisor we really appreciate the feedback to help us maintain our high standards, and we will also pass on your complimentary comments to the staff. Regards Andrew Hewitt

Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was perfect, lovely clean room, fantastic attentive staff in all areas, nothing too much trouble & food was so delicious. Best hotel we have stayed in for a while. Cannot wait to visit again

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RegentLakes, General Manager at The Regent Hotel, responded to this review

Amazing review, thank you and a brilliant advert we cannot wait to welcome you back for a future visit to the Regent Hotel. Regards Andrew Hewitt

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked late not sure what to expect.... fab fab fab nice decor and red hot water for bath Great room spectacular staff We were walking on fells so did not really utilise restaurant etc but I will be back I promise

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RegentLakes, General Manager at The Regent Hotel, responded to this review

What a fab review, thankyou. We look forward to welcoming you back and hopefully you will be able to try out our fantastic meals in the Restaurant or try the Bar Food. Regards Andrew Hewitt

Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a 2 night break here just me and the wife, right on the banks of Windermere. The hotel had some lovely dimly lit corners perfect for chatting over a glass of wine, it was well priced and all the staff were welcoming and friendly. We were treated to a lovely cooked breakfast and I mean it was lovely not...

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RegentLakes, General Manager at The Regent Hotel, responded to this review

What a great review, thank you we love to hear about people's experiences at the Regent Hotel and feedback is so important. We will pass on your kind comments to Julie she will be delighted. Regards Andrew Hewitt

Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here a few weeks ago and had a lovely stay. The superior room was well worth the extra. We ate in the restaurant both nights of our stay and were suitably impressed with the service and the food. Breakfast was very good just one liitle moan , the bacon was overcooked. The hotel is in a good location...

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RegentLakes, General Manager at The Regent Hotel, responded to this review

What a lovely review, thank you we really appreciate the feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back for a future visit. Regards Andrew Hewitt

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the shores of Lake Windermere, The Regent Hotel is one of the Lake District's premier hotels. Just minutes from all the picturesque villages of Ambleside, Grasmere,Windermere,Hawkshead and Coniston this family-run hotel is an ideal base for exploring this beautiful area. The Regent Hotel offers a wide range of facilities for guests including cosy bar serving great bar food and local beers all day. An elegent restaurant serving fresh locally sourced food including Lamb, shrimps and Fellbred beef. Plus our superb Late Breakfast is served until 12noon everday! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Regent Hotel

Address: Waterhead Bay, Ambleside LA22 0ES, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $117 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Regent Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Regent Ambleside
Ambleside Regent
The Regent Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
#4 Family Hotel in Ambleside
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“Superior rooms were great.”
 of 5 bubbles RachandJames, 4 days ago | Read review
“The room we had was in the courtyard with easy access to main building ideal when travelling with our dog”
 of 5 bubbles james8802015, 4 days ago | Read review
“Superior room in courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles hallij2016, 1 week ago | Read review
“We were in room 23, very quiet and easily accessible”
 of 5 bubbles 612ruthb, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Check if you want a room with a bath”
 of 5 bubbles Shortlie, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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