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    The Samling Hotel

    Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1LR, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good15%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “tasting menu” (66 reviews)
    “hot tub” (124 reviews)
    “barker brow” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were spending the weekend in Bowness and my husband took me to The Samling Restaurant as a surprise for my 60th birthday. It was amazing from the time we arrived to when we left. Beautiful furnishings in the lounge where we had canapes and...More

    Thank RomanticMrs
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I had originally booked an overnight Dinner, Bed and Breakfast stay with friends (one of whom is a coeliac - which we notified the hotel) some time ago, but had to reschedule this due to the recent renovation work undertaken by the hotel. This was...More

    Thank Keith G
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We visited for our anniversary dinner. Great welcome into lounge with drinks and canapés before dinner. Very nice decor, thick carpets, relaxed yet classy vibe. Through to dinner - we felt the room was a bit cavernous and could perhaps benefit from some partitioning or...More

    Thank intrepidplanner
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I really so wanted to give this a 5 star rating as the hotel is superb and all the staff we met were super attentive, without being in the way. I did particularly like that the receptionists met you at the bottom of the stairs....More

    Thank Anthony L
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We’ve been twice this summer. The food is simply exceptional, as is the service. This is my favourite Lake District restaurant by far. The views are pretty impressive too. I cannot recommend the Samling enough in words. Please do try it.

    Thank LakesMB
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $278 - $724 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Family Hotel in Windermere
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Windermere
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
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    • Cumbria >
    • Lake District >
    • Windermere
    • Also Known As
    • The Samling Hotel Windermere, Lake District ,
    • Samling Hotel
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    Room & Suite (128)
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    michael h
    October 10, 2017|
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    Response from Dactilly | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they have some dog friendly rooms, and are very accommodating
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    James L
    April 17, 2017|
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    Response from Laura S | Reviewed this property |
    I agree - this hotel is more for couples than children in my experience.
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    Steve K
    April 4, 2017|
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    Response from William T | Reviewed this property |
    We had lunch and the atmosphere was very relaxed - I suspect smart casual would be fine
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    "The entrance off the main road can be difficult to find."
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    "the Windermere Suite has its own terrace area overlooking Lake Windermere"
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    "Derwent Water set back from the main hotel in a cottage."
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    "Go for the best lake view room you can afford"
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