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Skelwith Bridge Hotel

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Overview
Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside LA22 9NJ England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews talbot bar lake district dog friendly hotel steak pie drying room main restaurant lovely hotel each evening hotel is situated single room plenty of hot water cumberland sausage couple of nights superior room two night stay the pub we've stayed
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have come up to the Lake District to celebrate a 40th Wedding Anniversary. We’re a large party of nine and finding somewhere to cater for us for a meal was really difficult. Skelwith House are heroes and stepped up to the plate, they even...More

Thank chrisburgess8
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been staying at this hotel for many years and its advantages are still the same; comfortable en suite rooms, good drying room, excellent breakfasts, dog friendly, excellent walking all round (Langdale, LIttle Langdale, Loughrigg, Elterwater; Grasmere) without having to get in your car....More

Thank mgsnorwich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was looking forward to a short break and doing some walking in the Lakes. Booked the last available room at the hotel. It’s in a good situation near lots of lovely walks and next door to Chester’s - a great place for lunch with some...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been regulars at the hotel each year for about ten years and whilst it is still excellent two changes disappointed us. A pool table has been put in the residents’ lounge - totally incongruous and completely spoiling the ambience of the lounge. Surely more...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I, accompanied with my sister in law and her husband recently spent 5 days at this hotel. We were very much looking forward to returning as we stayed at this hotel a few years ago and was looking forward to enjoying the...More

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About
Description
Perfectly located just a short drive from Ambleside, away from the hustle and bustle is Skelwith Bridge. Informal gardens merging seamlessly with the surrounding countryside, real log fires in the winter More months and a traditional welcome, Skelwith bridge Hotel really is "your home away from home" The hotel boasts 28 bedrooms, all en-suite and all retaining the character of the original building. We are pleased to offer single, twin, double and king sized rooms available for bed and breakfast or dinner bed and breakfast at fantastically affordable prices all year round. We welcome a whole host of families with children young and old, couples, singles and four legged friends too! The hotel is a fell walkers paradise with many varied easy and more strenuous walks from our doorstep! We even have a drying room available for those wet days ... not that we have too many of those in The Lakes! A host of attractions and other activities are just a short drive or bus ride away including sailing, cycling, mountain biking, fishing, bird watching, golf, shopping, bars and restaurants, the historic houses of Wordsworth, Beatrix Potter and Ruskin, the market towns of Keswick and Kendal, Grasmere and its world famous gingerbread, Take a cruise on the lakes with the steamers, the lakes aquarium at lakeside, traditional steam railway at Haverthwaite, Manicured gardens at Holker hall, and many more attractions too numerous to list! Our reception staff are always happy to suggest local attractions or walks and we have lots of information in our showcase at reception. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
US$98 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Skelwith Bridge Ambleside
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Hotel Skelwith Bridge
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Skelwith Bridge Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
US$98 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Skelwith Bridge Ambleside
,
Hotel Skelwith Bridge
,
Skelwith Bridge Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
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Traveller (102)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (1)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Daggintop
27 July 2017|
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Response from JDManager | Property representative |
Thank you for your question ... Our Talbot Bar is dog friendly and we even have a doggy menu in there. The hotel restaurant is dog free to allow guests to dine away from four legged friends. Dogs are to be kept on their... More
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phil e
14 July 2017|
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Response from JDManager | Property representative |
I don`t believe so ... Not to my knowledge
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phil e
14 July 2017|
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Response from Chris M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot help here. Skelwith Bridge hotel is close to Elterwater on the A593 between Ambleside and Coniston. Hope this helps
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Room Tips
"Superior rooms are very spacious and comfortable."
Welshgirl2010
3 weeks ago
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"Service, sleep quality and single room all fine on first floor."
skywalker_7
5 weeks ago
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"Rooms at front are on a busy road but this didn’t prove to be an issue, rooms at back probably quieter."
leggy50
28 Aug 2018
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"Annex rooms are up a short flight of stairs so would not suit everyone"
Shieldsman
11 Aug 2018
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