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Waterhead Hotel

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Habrough, Immingham United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2014

We stayed here for two nights and ate in the restaurant on both nights. The room was spacious had everything you could possibly require, likewise the bathroom. Everywhere is spotless and the turn down service is a nice touch. The staff were all helpful and polite and the atmosphere is relaxed but you still feel like you are being looked...

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Connah
Reviewed 12 March 2014 via mobile

We stayed for two nights and could not find one single fault. The room was clean, comfortable and we had a fabulous lake view. We had our dog with us and in the room waiting for him were treats and a bed of his own. We ate in the bar (dogs allowed) and the food was absolutely delicious we will...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2014

First time to the Lake District to celebrate a special occasion, the hotel was nicely kept and staff were helpful & friendly for the most part although we didn't feel they were very approachable at times. In fact the only one we could recommend whole heartedly is the General Manager who had a very pleasant demeanour and personally saw to...

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Waterheadmanager, General Manager at Waterhead Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Coco1909, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay with us, firstly I would like to apologise for the shortfalls you regretfully experienced on your arrival at the hotel. Regarding the garden works again my apologies this is something that has been delayed due to the weather and we do our very best...

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2014

We stayed at the Waterhead Hotel for the first time, for Two nights in February for our Anniversary with our best friends. Booked with KGB Deals and got a good deal, which included dinner on the first night. Everything was First Class, Room was Lovely, Hotel was clean, Food was Excellent, Staff friendly and polite. We will return in the...

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1Thank Cath S
Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2014

just had two nights at the waterhead and i wish we had booked for the week. The food,rooms,location and staff were brilliant (Tommy made the best irish coffee ever) try the blade of beef it was delicious.we will be booking again soon.

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Cheshire
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Just returned from a wonderful stay at the Waterhead. We traveled with our 6 year old who loved it and was spoilt by the staff, I don't think I have ever seen him eat so well. Our room was really spacious and service was fantastic. We ate at the restaurant for our evening meal which was beautiful. We finished our...

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Thank Gillavo
Manchester
Reviewed 28 February 2014

We stayed at the Waterhead for 2 nights in February for our anniversary, having stayed previously two years ago for our honeymood. We had a lovely room with a huge, really comfortable bed. We had bought a deal from Living Social which was excellent value, for dinner bed and breakfast. The restaurant is fantastic with a great menu. The waitress...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 February 2014

For the third time since 2008/9 we visited the Waterhead Hotel in Ambleside for their New Year's 3 night break. This time it was without our son (now 20), as he wanted to stay in Oz (and it was a cheaper option for us not to pay his flights/hotel room and leave him in the tender care of the dog!)....

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Thank Bluesteel
Yorkshire
Reviewed 28 February 2014

We love this place. The rooms are comfortable and the service excellent. This was our third stay and we will return. The decor is stylish but not pretentious and muddy boots and waterproofs are perfectly acceptable. We enjoyed our evening meal in the elegant calm surroundings.The breakfast menu had just been changed and the breakfast sundae was a delight. We...

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Thank welshlinda
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2014

This place was on top form, with great rooms, superb service and top quality food. Its a lovely spot for a break being very close to the waters edge for great views and access to the boat rides. A high level of service did make it though......thanks team!!

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4 star town house hotel on the shores of Lake Windermere near Ambleside. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterhead Hotel

Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0ER, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: RM796 - RM1,343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterhead Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Ambleside Hotel Waterhead
Hotel Waterhead
Waterhead Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
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#1 Family Hotel in Ambleside
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