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The Samling Hotel

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Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1LR, England
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Ambleside, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Samling is undergoing major construction works so be prepared, but this in no way affects the beautiful lake views or ambience. Our special lunch tasting menu started with rather nice canapes whilst having a cocktail. Lunch itself began with the most delicious soup and some homemade bread and flavoured butters. The sea bream mains were well cooked and balanced... More 

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Knutsford
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Spent one night with my wife to celebrate my birthday. Stayed in a lovely room separate from the hotel and really enjoyed the hot tub which is free but needs to be booked in advance, superb views to enjoy a glass of champagne! Had a guided tour around the gardens from the head gardner, truly incredible and learned so much... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a fantastic stay at The Samling. Attentive staff are there for your every need, nothing is too much. (It is more a couples venue) Nick the Chef gave us a tour round The Samling allotment, my personal favourite bit of the stay, as it is refreshing to meet a chef that really is a chef!! Thoroughly enjoyed our... More 

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sheffield
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26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went here for an anniversary celebration, attracted by the Michelin starred restaurant. Stayed overnight. The Hotel is small, friendly and top quality in an amazing setting overlooking the lake. We were fortunate with the weather which does make a difference. Drinks outside on the terrace etc. They are currently doing some building work to extend the restaurant but it... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went to the Samling for afternoon tea it was delicious, a real treat. We sat in the lounge area which was very tranquil and comfortable. Views of Lake Windermere were absolutely stunning will definitely return if I am in the area.

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West Yorkshire
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We wanted to spend a couple of days in The Lakes as we hadn’t returned for a few years and, importantly, we wanted to be able to take our two young dogs with us. Having exhausted the website offering hotels specialising in ‘doggy stays’, I was disappointed not to find The Samling offering this facility. We had visited some years... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Went to the Samling for afternoon tea. Its a lovely experience if you feel like treating yourself in the Lake District. Well worth the visit. The quality and flavour of all of the items on the tea stand were delicious. The views of Lake Windermere are stunning. Would visit again if I am in the area,

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at the Samling on the 2nd July.Our stay at the Samling was seamless from beginning to end. The staff were welcoming, we were catered for at every corner, the room was immaculate, with a new and clean travel cot ready made for our baby, and beautiful with views of Windermere that we could sit and enjoy. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived here on a rainy foggy day, but the views would have been excellent from where this hotel is positioned. The staff were very polite and a high level of service was evident from the moment you arrived. My wife and I had the the afternoon tea and it was delicious. We sat in the lounge area which was... More 

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oswestry, england
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467 reviews
179 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 271 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The main reason we booked a room at the Samling was to guarantee dinner at the michelin starred restaurant. When a deal surfaced, we splashed out on the Lethera suite, which is part of one of the buildings on the Samling estate, accessed by a steep drive a mile or so from Ambleside. On the bottom floor is a plush... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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Additional Information about The Samling Hotel

Address: Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1LR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Windermere
Price Range: $289 - $674 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Samling Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
The Samling Hotel Windermere, Lake District
Samling Hotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Windermere
#6 Romantic Hotel in Windermere
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