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lancashire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having stayed before last year we thought we would like to stay again over the new year break. We decided to include an extra day to the package giving us three nights stay. Our room this time was a classic one, room 204. It was a delightful room, small but beautiful .A lovely view over the town and hills. You...

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PaulCookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fantastic review, I'm delighted you enjoyed your New Year break with us, so much so that you have booked for this year - that's great news! Your feed back is really important to us all and we look forward to your return to the hotel.

Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights between Christmas and new year and couldn't fault anything. The location is just superb, right in the heart of ambleside with plenty of free parking and from the moment we arrived the staff were brilliant, very friendly, helpful and polite. Our room was very comfortable with a view down the main high street which...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We expected: inoffensive chain pub grub. We got: course after course of hearty deliciousness, arriving on the table almost as soon as we'd ordered it. The staff were friendly, surroundings plush, and prices reasonable. The hotel spa - complete with crushed ice chute and outdoor jacuzzi - is well worth a visit too.

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just lovely. Its not often that I cant find something not quite right but The Salutation was just perfect. The room was lovely, Breakfast very good apart from first morning service took 15 minutes for cooked breakfast to arrive and with wrong order but tasted lovely with local produce. Used the Leisure Centre - loved the hot tub outside -...

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Scotland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for Christmas as we just love this hotel. The Christmas package is outstanding , a wonderful experience and happy memories to treasure. Overall the staff are brilliant - friendly and attentive, assuring your comfort is their priority. Initially there was a couple of hiccups when we arrived but they were dealt with promptly and sympathetically. This is...

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PaulCookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for posting your review and I'm delighted that you had a 'cracking Christmas ' with us. Your kind comments about the hotel and the team are really very much appreciated, glad you enjoyed the package and your pressie from Santa and great news that you have already booked for 2017 - we hope we will see...

Santa Eulalia del Rio, Spain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was booked as a one night romantic break, we were so enamored with the hotel we booked an extra night. The location is perfect for hitting the shops, the fells, the lake or all three in one day. The leisure facilities are excellent, the breakfast will suit any size appetite and the staff are amazing. We will probably book...

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PaulCookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your review and for your fabulous comments about the hotel our breakfast, location, staff and facilities you comments are very much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel soon , the outdoor hot tub rooms are a must glad you are going to give one a try!

Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our first stay in Ambleside and the Salutation was an excellent choice. The hotel has been recently refurbished and is lovely. The room we had was very well equipped and comfortable. The food was also good with a good choice of breakfast. All the staff were friendly and helpful. We will be returning.

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PaulCookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your review, glad you like our refurb and that you thought us a 'gem in Ambleside' what a great compliment we look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

I have stayed there numerous times over the years, you cant fault the staff, service is second to none, in fact they have the formula spot on. I would encourage a stay for everyone, It's my second home, and continue to come back time after time we'll done to Jeff, Paul and all the staff

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PaulCookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review, it great to welcome back returning guest's time after time and I'm delighted you think of us as your second home. We look forward to welcoming you back 'home' very soon.

sheffield
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Stayed in the Todd Cragg room. Lovely room with with seperate lounge area, balcony and hot tub. Also very quiet. The restaurant is still up to its usual standard. The menu is varied and should cater for most people. We have always found the food to be excellent and the staff to be helpful and friendly

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PaulCookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your review and for your kind comments - 'home from home' we'll take that what a great compliment and I'm pleased you like our menu and of course the Todd Crag room - one of my favourites, look forward to your return.

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This was our first time at the Salutation and we were very impressed. We stayed in one of the named rooms (Todd Crag) which had a sitting area and outdoor jacuzzi. This was very nice even in freezing temperatures at night! Other touches like the nespresso machine and a good number of pods and the good quality bathroom added to...

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PaulCookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review, so pleased that you had a lovely stay with us and that you like the Todd Crag room - its one of the latest additions to our Lakeland collection of rooms and its proving very popular! Thank you too for your kind comments about our staff, food and facilities all very much appreciated. We...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Village centre location with breathtaking fell views from the doorstep. Award winning breakfast, luxury rooms some with private hot tub, great food, fabulous leisure facilities and spa, free onsite parking friendly attentive staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa

Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 9BX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: €105 - €222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Best Western Ambleside
Ambleside Best Western
Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa Lake District
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Ambleside
#2 Family Hotel in Ambleside
#3 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
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