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    Waterhead Hotel

    Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0ER, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed 25 September 2014 via mobile

    Just returned from a 3 night break at this wonderful hotel..... I have stayed at the Waterhead a few times now and it never ever let's me down. Me an my partner Julie stayed for my birthday on a 3 night deal. We also took...More

    1  Thank DeanLamb
    Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 26 September 2014

    Dear DeanLamb Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your stay at Waterhead. I am pleased to read that you and your dogs enjoyed another great stay at the hotel and I will pass your comments onto the team. We look...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2014

    These rooms have everything one could want from a hotel room and great views of course. Nespresso coffee, tea pigs tea, gin and tonics, you name it and it's provided as part of the deal. The room (3) and bathroom were both spacious with lovely...More

    1  Thank SunnySurreyTraveller
    Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 26 September 2014

    Dear SunnySurreyTraveller Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your stay at Waterhead. I am pleased to read you like our luxury room service and had an enjoyable experience. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Many...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2014

    Stayed at the waterhead for the first time, it is excellent. Staff all friendly and nothing too much trouble. Bedrooms are amazing, king size beds, beautiful bathrooms. While you are having your evening meal, the fairies come in, leave you a chocolate, pull on the...More

    Thank linda2360
    Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 26 September 2014

    Dear linda2360 Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your stay at Waterhead. I am pleased to read you enjoyed your first stay at the hotel especially the little extra touches like our turn down service in the evening as you...More

    Reviewed 19 September 2014

    I always say i will do a review and then forget about it not this time!! You always look after us so well on our jaunt to the Lake District. Top Class Hospitality, Great Food and a very comfy room. The fact that you take...More

    Thank john p
    Response from Waterheadmanager, Deputy General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 26 September 2014

    Dear john p Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your most recent stay with us at Waterhead. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed another great stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back again on your...More

    Reviewed 19 September 2014

    Rooms look great. They overlook the boatyard. There is lake there. No idea about the comfort/bathroom etc, let alone the food - we didn't stay more than 10 minutes. We transferred to the sister hotel Low Wood - which was/is brilliant and cheaper - see...More

    10  Thank Simon N
    Response from Waterheadmanager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 25 September 2014

    Dear Simon N, I dont believe you can give a fair review of a hotel after spending just 10 minutes in it. So I dont think your review should even be posted. I am a realistic hotelier and I do understand we are not going...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Price range
    • US$190 - 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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    • Ambleside
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    Lisa V
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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
    27 September 2016|
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    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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