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    The Samling Hotel

    Ambleside Road, Windermere LA23 1LR, England
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          Overview
          • Excellent77%
          • Very good15%
          • Average4%
          • Poor1%
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          Travellers talk about
          “tasting menu” (63 reviews)
          “hot tub” (120 reviews)
          “barker brow” (14 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 2 June 2015

          Lots of things about The Samling were very lovely including the outdoor hot tub, the wonderful welcome we received with complimentary tea and coffee on early arrival (pre check in), the cleanliness, the amazing food in the restaurant… However, for the price of this DBB,...More

          1  Thank SameSky
          Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

          Fantastic food, wonderful service, beautiful hotel, amazing views. Third trip in 5 years each time celebrate a special occasion with a 2 or 3 night stay. Expensive but worth the treat - we love it and will definitely return!

          Thank northengirl
          Reviewed 26 May 2015

          We stayed for two nights bed breakfast and evening meal, the meal was first class and at times spectacular it was amongst the best of any Michelin star resteraunt that we have visited. The resteraunt its self lacked a little atmosphere however this was made...More

          Thank ruddyward
          Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

          Stayed for one night as part of our first wedding anniversary. The room was large and comfortable, but could do with a little TLC. On arrival the staff where very attentive and showed us to our room, well before the advertised check in time. We...More

          3  Thank Craig H
          Reviewed 18 May 2015

          Stayed for my birthday on a secret escapes deal the 7 course taster menu was a real experience, the staff were helpful attentive but not overbearing. The "standard" room was a bit of a let down other than a deep wide bath so it may...More

          Thank Sidfrascarrowmanwick
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$228 - US$528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 Family Hotel in Windermere
          • #6 Romantic Hotel in Windermere
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 11
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          • Lake District >
          • Windermere
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          • The Samling Hotel Windermere, Lake District ,
          • Samling Hotel
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          James L
          We're staying here in September this year, with our two children aged 7 and 4, is there anything to do for kids? And is the hotel accommodating for them?
          17 April 2017|
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          Response from angelahart2017 |
          sorry not sure - it does not really appear to be a children type hotel - you do have Brockholes literally across the road which is good for children though and is on the lake shore - you are approx. 12 mins from Bowness... More
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          Steve K
          How formal is the dress code for dinner?
          4 April 2017|
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          Response from William T | Reviewed this property |
          We had lunch and the atmosphere was very relaxed - I suspect smart casual would be fine
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          LMC160
          What's the Wine list like?
          26 March 2017|
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          Response from _t_crook111 | Reviewed this property |
          The wine list was vast - very good wines
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          "I think they all face the lake but that's what you want"
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          "Go for a table close to the window with views of Windermere to augment the experience"
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          "The luxury rooms or a suite have stunning views."
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          "room which face the lake - the view is unbelievable"
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