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    Waterhead Hotel

    Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0ER, England
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    • Excellent79%
    • Very good16%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 29 May 2014 via mobile

    Having stayed at the Waterhead last year, when it came to choosing a place to spend our honeymoon after renewing our vows the Waterhead was our first choice. As on our previous stay we booked a luxury lake view room with fantastic views and all...More

    3  Thank lambrettadoctor
    Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 30 May 2014

    Dear lambrettadoctor, Many thanks for your wonderful review of your honeymoon stay with us after renewing your vows. I am so pleased that we helped make this a special occasion for you, and hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Lindsay Price...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2014

    We enjoyed a great 2 night break here with dinner as part of a deal English Lakes were offering. The room was lovely with the fresh coffee and grasmere gingerbread a nice touch. We had a maintenance issue with our room but this was dealt...More

    2  Thank Pete802014
    Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 30 May 2014

    Dear Pete802014, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of your recetn stay with us. I was glad to read you enjoyed our extensive gin collection and our food offerings at both breakfast and dinner. I was also pleased to read that...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2014

    We decided on this lovely hotel for our short break 'away from it all' based on the reviews we had seen on here and the fact that we have also had some lovely times at other hotels from the same group, including our honeymoon. We...More

    5  Thank Joanne G
    Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 30 May 2014

    Dear Joanne G, Thank you for your fantastic review of your stay with us at Waterhead, I was so pleased to read that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay, and I will certainly pass on your kind comments to the staff. We do hope...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2014

    Enjoyed a nice break here but was disappointed on the night we dined in.The steak was not as superb as previous visits, and the lady on the next table complained about her duck being dry so perhaps it was an "off" night..Also if you have...More

    4  Thank Jan S
    Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 30 May 2014

    Dear Jan S, Thank you for taking time to review your recent stay with us. I was, however, disappointed to read that you did not enjoy your steak as much as you have on previous visits, and that you found our 'half dessert with hot...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2014 via mobile

    This was our second stay here, and was just as good as the first. We stayed in a lake view classic room, and loved the large and extremely comfortable bed and the excellent bathroom. Really appreciate a teapot and the famous Grasmere gingerbread! Staff will...More

    1  Thank Herdiebest
    Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 30 May 2014

    Dear ronnie14 Many thanks for your review of your recent stay with us. It was lovely to read you enjoyed our super king size beds and our room facilities. We are very proud of our staff and I will certainy pass on your kind comments....More

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    • Top amenities
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Price range
    • US$189 - US$362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Ambleside
    • #1 Green Hotel in Ambleside
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
    • #1 Family Hotel in Ambleside
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    • United Kingdom >
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    • Ambleside
    • Also Known As
    • Ambleside Hotel Waterhead ,
    • Hotel Waterhead ,
    • Waterhead Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
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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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