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    Queen's Head Hotel

    Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0NS, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
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    • Average6%
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    • Terrible2%
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    “the pub” (52 reviews)
    “brown cow” (9 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My husband and I stayed at this lovely hotel 14th July for three nights. One of the best weekends away we have had. Our room was spotless and inviting, tea and very tasty coffee provided. The breakfast was plentiful. Each and every staff member on...More

    Thank 589mary
    Response from Queens H, Manager at Queen's Head HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Hi 589mary, Thank you very much for your kind words. I will pass them on to our team as I'm sure it will make their day! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future! Kind regards, Alex Staveley Assistant Manager

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had a most fabulous meal in a very warm and welcoming interior. Great décor and such friendly staff. We visited two evenings running during our short stay in Hawkshead. Loved the pub; a truly English traditional pub with a modern twist. The bar and...More

    Thank Suzymalento
    Response from Queens H, Manager at Queen's Head HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Hi Suzymalento, It's lovely to hear you and your 3 little dogs had a great time with us and it's been a pleasure looking after you all! Looking forward to welcoming you all back to The Queens Head in the future! Kind regards, Alex Staveley...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The Queen's Head is a welcoming and comfortable hotel right in the heart of Hawkshead. Only 2-3 minutes from the main village car park, and if you book a room. the parking is included in the price. Rooms were modern and well maintained. Breakfast is...More

    Thank Andrew M
    Response from Queens H, Manager at Queen's Head HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Hi Andrew M, Thank you for your lovely review. It's always a pleasure to hear when our guests have enjoyed themselves! Looking forward to welcoming you back in the future! Kind regards, Alex Staveley Assistant Manager

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    What a delight! this is a very good hotel,with great staff, and situated in the lovely village of Hawkshead. Food very good, ate 2 evening meals here, decent wine and good choice of ale. Breakfast is fabulous, all choices were extremely tasty, local yogurt is...More

    Thank fifiEssex
    Response from Queens H, Manager at Queen's Head HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi fifiEssex, Thank you for taking the time to post such a lovely review about us :) Our staff work hard to deliver an exceptional experience and it's nice to know we hit the nail on the head! It's always great to hear when our...More

    A TripAdvisor Member
    Southport, United Kingdom
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I book for me and my family whick i was recommended it is the best lamb rump iv had in a long time restaurant staff we're very inattentive and will be back again you should laa try thanks to the chefs

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from Queens H, Manager at Queen's Head HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi there, Thank you for your kind comments and they have been passed onto our Kitchen team I would like to believe the comment about "inattentive" staff is a typing error as you mention you'd be back again Kind regards, Alex Staveley Assistant Manager

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    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$122 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Also Known As
    • Queens Head Windermere ,
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    domino10York
    25 February 2017|
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    Response from Clive F | Reviewed this property |
    Slate reply. I agree with other peoples answers in that you use the village car park. The area appears to be as safe as any public car park
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    dogdaisy
    13 April 2016|
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    Response from davebu2016 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi -During our stay well behaved dogs were allowed, I believe the only no-go area is the morning / breakfast room. I also think if you are staying at the hotel there are "dog friendly" rooms and annexe listed on the tariff.
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    johnjoy038_11
    13 February 2016|
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    Response from Kath_H1 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes it was free when we stayed.
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    "not stayed in the hotel only attended the restaurant/pub"
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    "Don't stay in room 8 as it's next to the extraction unit from the kitchen."
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    "Book early for evening meals"
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    "Expect a small amount of noise, it's an old building. No problems during the night, a great nights sleep."
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