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Lake House

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room was very bright and a very good size, with a wonderful super king size bed, very tastefully decorated, a good size bathroom with a very good shower, better than most we have stayed in. A very good selection for breakfast and is cooked to perfection. It is literally 5 mins from Ambleside town, and Lake Windermere is a stones... More 

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Thank grahamfearnley
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked a stay in one of the Hideaway ensuite rooms tucked away at the rear of the establishment. Initial impressions were very good, with the main house and grounds being impeccably kept. We were greeted with a warm friendly smile and even a stroke for our hound. Our room was well equipped, the bed was very comfortable with very... More 

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Bellshill, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely overnight stay at Lake House only disappointment was the room . No. 9.Three of us shared a room and it was up in the attic . No lovely views as there were only 2 skylight windows and you had to stand on the bed to see out. Felt a bit claustrophobic during the night. Glad we weren... More 

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Wickford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although situated on the outskirts of Ambleside it is only a 15 minute stroll into the centre. The hotel rooms appear to have been recently refurbished to a good standard. Although there is no bar or restaurant for evening meals, these are available at the sister hotel The Regent, which is close by.

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Thank Alan Y
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After discovering the Lakehouse a few years ago we always stay there, the rooms are clean, the staff friendly and attentive, the location is great, peaceful, close to the Lake and bus stops but only a short walk from Ambleside, the WIFI works great and if any other amenities are required the sister hotel the Regent is located on the... More 

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Thank Lakelover501
mrjhewitt, General Manager at Lake House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing a great review. We are so pleased that you choose to return to the Lake House for your lakes getaway and shall warmly welcome your return next time. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I both work in the hotel industry so when we take time off work it is primarily to relax as we both work fairly stressful hours but this time around my partner surprised me with booking some time away in the Lake District for two nights. After a two hour journey on the road arriving at the... More 

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Thank Amy U
mrjhewitt, General Manager at Lake House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic review. We are so pleased that your surprise getaway was such a pleasurable one. Your kind words shall be passed on to our staff and we hope to welcome you back some time. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very nice time in the Lake District. The staff at the Lake House were very accommodating and made our trip very easy. The house itself is beautiful inside and out. We had a king superior and a queen regular room on the second floor. Both rooms were stunning. Think very nice hotel, but quaint, personalized, attentive staff,... More 

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Thank Brian C
mrjhewitt, General Manager at Lake House, responded to this review

A lovely review, Thank you. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back in the future. More 

West Drayton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second time of staying here. Staff always very friendly/helpful and the room is always very clean. Great location to walk into Waterhead or Ambleside is only about 10 minutes away. Sister hotel (The Regent) gives 10% discount on meals so ate there for the first night - great food and nice restaurant. Would really welcome The Lake House as it... More 

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Thank KathLigs
mrjhewitt, General Manager at Lake House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We are happy that you chose to return to the Lake House and hope to welcome you back for a third visit! More 

Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our third stay at the Lake House. From the efficient and warm check in to the the delightful "Hideaway" room overlooking the Lake everything was perfect. Once again a superb breakfast with plenty of choice to suit all tastes, and veggie options if you need it. Room 16 is a wonderfully spacious room with excellent sized bathroom, well... More 

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mrjhewitt, General Manager at Lake House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your lovely review. We hope that you will visit us again soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I needed a base near the Lake head of Windermere for a long course triathlon. Lake House fitted my criteria for location and reviews of great breakfasts clinched the selection. I had my wife along for the adventure and we went for a higher quality room for our three nights. Pre arrival contact with the hotel was excellent ensuring that... More 

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Thank Stoat4567
mrjhewitt, General Manager at Lake House, responded to this review

What a fantastic review, Thank you! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to welcome your return in the future. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This family run country house has spectacular views across Waterhead Bay, Windermere Loughrigg Fell and the Langdale Peaks as well as offering stylish, modern and luxurious accommodation. With its country house atmosphere combined with stylish decor and modern luxury touches, not to mention its eighteen gorgeous bedrooms and wonderful raised vistas, Lake House is a perfect place to stay and make your own. Come together in the large, light dining and living area with stunning lake views, or find your own space to relax and escape on one of the lovely reading landings or from the privacy of your large bedroom. Lake House manages to combine grandeur and intimacy in private surroundings for all occasions. Please note, due to the relaxing nature of the building rooms are not suitable for children.Each of the 18 bedrooms are decorated and fitted to the highest standards, all en-suite with TV with DVD, CD players and tea/coffee making facilities. Some superior rooms feature four poster beds and have the best views over Lake Windermere.Traditional Lakeland breakfast is served in the dining room with an array of continental breads, cereals and fruit with wonderful lake and mountain views. Full English is set out for you to help yourself and there are trays for you to take it all up to your room if you so wish - breakfast in bed do it yourself style!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake House

Address: Lake Rd | Waterhead Bay, Ambleside LA22 0HD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $131 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lake House 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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Lake House Hotel Ambleside
Lake House Ambleside, Lake District
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