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    Wanslea Guesthouse

    Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent75%
          • Very good18%
          • Average5%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          “arabian room” (38 reviews)
          “spa bath” (50 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday

          My sister and I stayed for 3 nights for a walking break. We were made to feel very welcome on arrival and had a comfortable twin room on the third floor with well appointed bathroom with shower. Wi-Fi worked well. The freshly cooked to order...More

          Thank 245phil
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          I have been staying at the Wanslea at least annually for quite a fewl years now, usually with a hound or two and these days with my then baby, now toddler. We travel to the area for hiking and great north swim reasons, first began...More

          Thank 7RufusG
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Great guest house,friendly and helpful. Would highly recommend. The breakfast was more than enough with a great selection to choose from. Good location and very handy for Ambleside centre and shops. Great garden centre opposite.

          Thank guyphillip
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          We stopped in a dog friendly room with was very clean and ample sized. The location was perfect as it is only a short walk into ambleside town centre and a short drive to some incredible walks (Despite the rain this week) Richard the owner...More

          Thank Shaun N
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          My mum stayed here for three nights - she found it pleasant, clean and friendly. Her room was very small and there were no shelves or hooks at all in the bathroom for toiletries. Breakfast was good. She said she would probably stay again.

          Thank GillieMA
          The Fisherbeck
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          1,254 reviews
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          Lake House
          586 reviews
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Breakfast included
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          • US$71 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
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          • Lake District >
          • Ambleside
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          • Wanslea Guesthouse Hotel Ambleside ,
          • Wanslea Guesthouse Ambleside, Lake District
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Beachboy190928
          Do you have secure storage for cycles
          12 May 2017|
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          Response from justjosmoe | Reviewed this property |
          hi. I was a guest there so I've no idea sorry. But the owners were lovely and very accommodating so if you ring I imagine they could sort it.
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          HLBennett7
          Do you have free parking?
          31 July 2016|
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          Response from steevBristol | Reviewed this property |
          There is free parking on site but it is very limited and not easy to manoeuvre. There is paid parking close by, but also free parking overnight on the opposite side of the road - the guest house will provide you with a... More
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          "Rooms at the back are quieter"
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          "We stayed in room 7,good size."
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          "Themed rooms with bath are ideal if you want a nice soak after a lot of walking!"
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          "All rooms are quiet - new windows have reduced the noise in the rooms at the front of the building."
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