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Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District

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Rome
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so happy with our stay at the White Lion last year that we booked again. We weren't disappointed. The room was clean and comfortable (love the wallpaper) and the meals and service in the pub were excellent. Great choice of food on offer at breakfast and staff are enthusiastic and friendly. Excellent value for money

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Guest Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your positive feedback, we’re really glad you enjoyed your visit. We’ll make sure we pass your comments on to the team. More 

staffordshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room we stayed in was a good size and very clean with a huge bed and a modern bathroom.Our room was on the front of the hotel so we had a bit of noise early in the morning when deliveries were being made but that was to be expected as the hotel is in the middle of the town.The... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Innkeeper's Lodge, which also goes by the name The White Lion Hotel, is in the middle of Ambleside, a popular village for walkers through the Lake District. The lodging is actually over top of The White Lion Restaurant, a local pub/restaurant that serves as the reception area for the hotel. Everyone we came in contact with at The White... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stay family room for 1 night. Room is spacious and clean. This is a very old building built in the 12th century. There a bar restaurant below. Convenient for dining.food served is very nice tasty and value for money. Will recommend.

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chorley lancashire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 293 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

We stayed here for a birthday treat. We were impressed with the free carparking right in the centre, (They reserve one place for each room) the very friendly and efficient staff, the very large comfy bed and quirky room. The food is good value pub grub, nothing foody but not pretending to be. We ate the free breakfast which was... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

we were travelling to Scotland on motorcycles using this as a stopover. a well organised and well run b&b in our opinion. we were offered assistance with our luggage, table reserved for dinner later that night. all staff were very friendly and helpful. would definitely stay again.

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Thanks for leaving us such great feedback. We’re really glad you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Stafford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

We won this completion on Facebook , was convinced it was a scam at first! It was two nights free stay and dinner for two!! Well what can I say---- from start to finish we had a great time, Food was excellent , accommodation was great too, absoloutly spotless and very spacious , and the staff couldn't do enough for... More 

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Innkeepers_Lodge_01, Guest Relations Manager at Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your positive feedback and well done for winning the competition! We’re really delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit and that the team were superb. We’ll make sure we pass your comments on to the team. More 

London, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Staff were very friendly, the room we stayed in was great, it had an excellent bath with shower but sadly only warm water! After 10 hours out walking this was rather upsetting, shower the following morning was also only Luke warm. The bed was very comfortable as was the pillows. The room was clean however, the curtains were really sticky... More 

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london
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We just decided one morning.hadn't book anywhere just turned up. In my car, first thing we did was asking anyone at the B&B did they have any vacancies we got one. It was really nice. 2 double beds. With tea & Coffee the room.! Full English one night stay for 3 women £140 Next night the same. £120 night Next... More 

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Bingley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Very good location room was OK clean bed was a bit hard. Food on evening was good value for money but cooked breakfast was very poor Gregs across the road better value Staff were very good The pub gets very busy good atmosphere good car parking right outside

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you're looking for a hotel in the Lake District, this Cumbria lodge is ideal. Set in scenic Ambleside at the head of Windermere, England's biggest lake, it's easy to reach from the M6. Nearby Windermere Station is just a 15-minute drive away. From Ambleside, it's easy to explore Windermere's 26-mile long coastline on foot, by car or by bike. Discover the lake's great choice of water sports, or treat the family to a launch or steamer trip across its magnificent waters. Just an hour's spectacular drive away is Scaffel Pike - England's highest mountain and a beautiful, breathtaking hike. Also in easy reach are Stock Ghyll Force, an awesome 70-foot waterfall; and Hill Top - Beatrix Potter's 17th-century farmhouse and a time capsule of her life. On rainy days, head for mock-gothic Wray Castle - where kids can don fancy dress and live out their own fairy tales, or use huge foam blocks to build fantasy fortresses. After a long day outdoors, you'll love collapsing into one of the lodge's double, twin or family rooms, all with flatscreen TV and free WiFi. Refreshed and relaxed, come down* to our cosy pub and enjoy a well-earned tipple with some hearty, freshly cooked food. *Children are welcome to accompany parents or guardians eating in The White Lion's family dining area. Please note residents' parking is limited. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District

Address: Market Place | The White Lion Hotel, Ambleside LA22 9DB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $114 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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