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    The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel

    Great Langdale, Ambleside LA22 9JY, England
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    Reviewed 26 July 2017

    I really liked this place. Perhaps it was because I had a long day of hiking to get there, but the check in was smooth, the beer was cold and the food was delicious. What more could one want? Yes, it is an old place...More

    1  Thank Cec M
    Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at the near by Great Langdale Campsite and whilst there we went to all 3 of the near by pubs. The Old Dungeon Ghyll was by far the best of the 3. Great food and menu, a great atmosphere and top staff with...More

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    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    We booked the whole hotel to celebrate our R and R (Ruby wedding and retirement) and had a wonderful time. Thank you Emma, Neil and other members of staff for looking after us all so well and giving us such wonderful food. The buffet you...More

    Thank Jaycee789
    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    As a keen hill-walker and scrambler that visits the Lake District and Snowdonia, several times a year (despite living in East Anglia) and having subscribed to Trail Magazine for a number of years, I am fully aware of the legend that is The Old Dungeon...More

    1  Thank gjs041070
    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    Wasn't sure quite what to expect but needn't have had any worries here. This is a classic, traditional Lake District Hotel which puts its residents first. There's a large and very comfortable residents' lounge with a large fire for colder months, a cosy residents' bar...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$156 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Family Hotel in Ambleside
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    "Website gives photos of rooms. All appear to have views. Some have private bathrooms away from room"
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    "Try to get the onsuite room"
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    "Lovely views. We had a family room which was very spacious."
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    "Room number 8 has the most amazing view & a bay window to sit in."
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