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    The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel

    Great Langdale, Ambleside LA22 9JY, England
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    Reviewed 17 July 2016

    We stayed for 2 nights for a wedding in room 12. The room was clean with lots of tea and coffee making facilities. The en-suite had lots of toiletries, however the shower was a little challenging. It was great if you wanted a hot shower...More

    1  Thank smart1968
    Reviewed 19 June 2016

    Had drinks at the Hiker's Bar on several occasions, as it was only walking distance from the NT campsite and we enjoyed the atmosphere amongst fellow campers/hikers. Had dinner one night when it was too rainy to cook at the camp and we enjoyed our...More

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    Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

    We ate here twice during our weekend away as we were camping at the nearest campsite and didn't fancy cooking. The food is delicious and freshly cooked on sight ... The fish and chips were lovely, fresh flakey fish with a light crisp batter, twice...More

    Thank Nicola F
    Reviewed 11 June 2016

    We stayed in Room 10 for two nights - this is a twin room with en suite. Fairly compact, very clean and comfortable and quite amazing views! We had our Collie with us so ate both evening meals and breakfast in the Residents bar. It's...More

    Thank Lynda07
    Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

    Out in the middle of a sublime nowhere, tucked under a mountain, the hotel feel unchanged for a hundred years (except for perfectly good wifi). A friendly gentleman named Derick acts as a host even though he isn't actually on the staff, and everyone sitting...More

    Thank Lindendale
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$108 - US$204 (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
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Ambleside
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    • The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
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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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