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    Queen's Head Hotel

    Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0NS, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good28%
    • Average6%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “the pub” (62 reviews)
    “brown cow” (9 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 507 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Booked this last minute for a quiet weekend break. Arrived quite late at night and was greeted by a lovely gentleman who showed us round. Car park was just around the corner and although it is not the carpark of the hotel it is 2...More

    1  Thank SAL2410
    Response from Queens H, Manager at Queen's Head HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Hi SAL2410 Thank you so much for your lovely review. We enjoy what we do here at The Queens and it's lovely to see this shows through. We do hope you will be joining us again soon and don't forget to tell all your family...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    For no other reason than it was displayed on a discount site we tried to book into the Sun Inn in Hawkshead for Thursday 4th Jan, however with no availability we had a look for alternatives and came across The Queen’s Head Inn and called...More

    Thank SmokinChilli007
    Response from Queens H, Manager at Queen's Head HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi SmokinChilli007, Thank you so very much for your kind words :) We at The Queens love what we do and it's great to see this shows. We hope you'll be telling all your family and friends and we look forward to welcoming you back...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    For the past few years, four of us have spent New Years in a succession of Lake District hotels/pubs-with-rooms, and they've all been very nice. But this recent January 1st trip was outstanding. Not only is Hawkshead a very pretty village, well situated for a...More

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

    Hi John W, Thank you so much for your lovely review. It's always a pleasure to read reviews like yours and it's fantastic to hear you both had a wonderful time here with us. You've got the rest of 2018 to try out other places,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    New year break and very busy in both accommodation and restaurant - shame the bar area is small but the venue is superb To enhance it more the staff were sublime from housekeeping to bar staff to waiters at breakfast lunch and dinner they were...More

    Thank JohnHeff48
    Response from Queens H, Manager at Queen's Head HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi JohnHeff48, Thank you for taking the time to post your review and for your kind words :) We hope you'll be back again soon and wish you the best for 2018 Kind regards, Alex Staveley Assistant Manager

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Visited just after Christmas with my wife and 16 month old son. This is about our 10th visit to this inn. As usual the food, rooms and staff were excellent. The pizzas are particularly good and breakfast is plentiful! We look forward to returning next...More

    Thank Mickey2000uk
    Response from Queens H, Manager at Queen's Head HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Mickey2000uk, Thank you for your review, it's always lovely to hear when our guests enjoy themselves & we look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Kind regards, Alex Staveley Assistant Manager

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$128 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Hawkshead
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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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    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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