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    Waterhead Hotel

    Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0ER, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
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    • Average3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Pets Allowed
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 1,659 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We booked a lakeside view and stayed in room 15 which was very comfortable. All the little touches were much appreciated, Complimentary newspaper of choice, gin and tonic in the room with ice along with a bowl of fruit, all topped up every day. Staff...More

    Thank wendymcq
    Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear wendymcq Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We hope to welcome you back to Waterhead very soon. Best regards Matt Stanaway

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    On our arrival for a 6-night stay we were allocated one of their 'upgraded luxury rooms' (£228/night B&B) on the ground floor with a view out over the lake. Spacious, with settee and armchair + desk and chair. The problem with the room was that...More

    Thank mab33
    Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear mab33 Thank you for your review. Just to confirm (and also for the benefit of future guests), Reception is clearly signposted from our lower level car park (there is no need to access via our restaurant) and one can easily access this from the...More

    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    My wife and I have stayed here on 3 occasions and have never been disappointed. The hotel is very well appointed and the attention to detail is commendable. Touches such as Grasmere gingerbread and a cafetiere for making fresh coffee in the room, as well...More

    Thank Richard H
    Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Richard H Many thanks for such a positive review of your stay. we hope to welcome you back to Waterhead very soon. Best regards Matt Stanaway

    Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

    What a gem. Stunning views across the lake. Beautiful room. I can see why this won hotel of the year as it's been the most delightful weekend. The breakfast was nice and the outdoor eating area was great as the weather was lovely. Food arrived...More

    Thank make-it-count1
    Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 19 June 2017

    Dear make-it-count1 Thank you for posting such a great review of your stay! We hope to welcome you back to Waterhead soon. Best regards Matt Stanaway

    Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for four nights as part of an extended holiday. Ambleside is a central but less congested part of the western shore of Lake Windermere. The hotel fronts the lake and our room had a view on to the lake. There is a...More

    Thank Robynne M
    Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 19 June 2017

    Dear Robynne M Many thanks for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay at Waterhead. We do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back at some point in the future. Best regards Matt Stanaway

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$189 - US$351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Green Hotel in Ambleside
    • #1 Family Hotel in Ambleside
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Ambleside
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    • Location
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    • Lake District >
    • Ambleside
    • Also Known As
    • Ambleside Hotel Waterhead ,
    • Hotel Waterhead ,
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    Lisa V
    19 February 2017|
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    7 January 2017|
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    Response from EnglishLakesManager | Property representative |
    Please can I ask that you contact my colleagues at Waterhead so that they can discuss your particular requirements (015934 32566). As an aside, Tripadvisor is not our primary or official online presence and, as such, we... More
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    Barry W
    28 September 2016|
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    Response from EnglishLakesManager | Property representative |
    Hi Barry W There are numerous walks around Ambleside and we would be more than pleased to email you details/scans - if you could contact our Reception team on 015394 32566. With regards to room allocation we do not have any... More
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    "classic room, fantastic views"
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    "We had a room which overlooked the road with distant lake views. It was fine for us as very quiet."
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    "Accessible for wheelchair users, our room didn't have a wet room though."
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    "Lake view rooms more expensive but lovely"
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