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Innkeeper's Lodge, Ambleside, Lake District

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chorley lancashire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Stayed here for 5 nights in May 2016 in Room 7 (2nd floor). Good location, but can get busy as it is one of the few hotels with outside seating in Ambleside. Staff were very helpful and pleasant; they had no hesitation recommending other places to eat when they had a leak in their kitchen. One problem was the tendency... More 

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Stayed one night in room 2 . Nice clean room with good bathroom. We had a lovely afternoon in the sunny beer garden at the front of the hotel overlooking the village. The breakfast was lovely but the best bit of the stay was the lovely Mark ..so friendly! Showed us how to get to the waterfall, chatted and made... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Just returned from our 5th visit at The White Lion and as always the quality of the accommodation and bar meals and staff was outstanding. Having stayed in hotels worldwide on a very regular basis as part of my job, I can say without a shadow of doubt that Angel, Mark, and the crew give 100 percent in everything they... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

We recently spent one night at The White Lion the pub It is in a good central location. We had lovely comfortable room and a good nights sleep. The staff were very helpful and friendly specially Mark. However our evening meal was a let down. Sea Bass and Cod were not available so I opted for Whiting which was dry... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • 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: $113 - $155 (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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