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The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great pub selling a good selection of local beers. The food is excellent with good size portions. It has a nice relaxed atmosphere with a lovely open fire for winter. A visit is a .great way to end a walk in the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve stayed in the camp site across the road a few times before and came over every night for a great meal and some pints, but we decided that camping wasn’t for us so we stayed in the Old Dungeon Ghyll for 2 nights instead....More

Thank AmeliaHope
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We were staying at the nearby Great Langdale campsite and paid a visit here first night for drinks second night we stopped for something to eat. Despite it been winter the pub was very busy with tourists. I went for the chicken curry half rice...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

This review is for the historic Walkers Bar, to which I give 5 stars. What a historic gem. We all loved it. A big two fingers to modern gastro pubs. The only thing I would change is have less beer on to ensure freshness. Proper...More

Thank RichandDanni
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I want to write a review about a lovely pub not a poncey hotel. Why are they under the same heading? Here goes. The pub is magnificent, the atmosphere is wonderful, the cider; delightful, so why have such a miserable barman with all the personality...More

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Free Internet
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Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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US$108 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Family Hotel in Ambleside
#11 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$108 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#5 Family Hotel in Ambleside
#11 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Take your own pillows and dressing gowns if you don't get an en-suite room"
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"Resident's bar was a nice quiet place to have a meal."
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