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Waterhead Hotel

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Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0ER England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at The Waterhead hotel previously and we always return. The hotel is situated across from Lake Windermere with the most wonderful views. Check in was very efficient and friendly. We stayed in a standard room overlooking the car park, which had a...More

1  Thank bigsis
Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear bigsis Thank you for such a fantastic review of your latest stay. We do believe it's the little things that matter and I was delighted to read that your time with us proved to be so enjoyable. I will of course share your comments...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely worth 5 star rating. Didn’t have evening meals, but breakfast was superb. Lovely staff, from housekeeping to head of house. Immaculate clean room. Top of range toiletries, even fresh facecloths every day. Can’t think of any negatives. Even had complementary G&Ts in the room...More

1  Thank H4279627
Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear H4279627 Thank you for such a great review of your recent stay. We hope to welcome you back to Waterhead very soon. Best regards Matt Stanaway

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for one night for an anniversary celebration. The room was great with a view of the lake, usual tea, coffee etc but instead of the usual sachet of instant coffee it was a small packet of ground coffee for the coffee press. The staff...More

Thank Ian L
Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ian L Many thanks for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay. We do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back very soon and many congratulations from all the team on your anniversary! Best regards Matt Stanaway

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location on an inclement day with picture windows looking out over the landing stage on Windermere. Decent pub style food- unpretentious fish and chips, and scampi in a basket both, cooked to order. Good choice for lunch

Thank hem0116
Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear hem0116 Many thanks for the review, although I presume this was intended for the neighboring Wateredge Inn rather than ourselves? Best regards Matt Stanaway

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is absolutely beautiful and the hotel is charming. The restaurant in this hotel was so good we ate there both nights. The rooms on the ground floor overlooking the lake are very spacious and have a fabulous view. The staff in reception and...More

1  Thank Lea S
Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Lea S Thank you for posting a great review of your stay here at Waterhead. We hope to welcome you back in the not too distant future. Best regards Matt Stanaway

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About
Description
4 star town house hotel on the shores of Lake Windermere near Ambleside. Less
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Luxury
,
Onsen
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Luxury
,
Onsen
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$155 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Waterhead
,
Ambleside Hotel Waterhead
,
Waterhead Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Luxury
,
Onsen
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$155 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Waterhead
,
Ambleside Hotel Waterhead
,
Waterhead Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
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Traveller (580)
Room & Suite (362)
Dining (67)
Pool & Beach (12)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Location
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Getting there
Durham Tees Valley Airport62 mi
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ajemEssex
24 April 2018|
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Response from livelife12345 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure tbh as we had a lake view room which we would highly recommend. There are rooms at the side which overlook the water,and mountains Sorry I can’t give you that Imformation
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Lisa V
19 February 2017|
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Response from StephenArundel | Reviewed this property |
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suzymar
6 January 2017|
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Response from EnglishLakesManager | Property representative |
Please can I ask that you contact my colleagues at Waterhead so that they can discuss your particular requirements (015934 32566). As an aside, Tripadvisor is not our primary or official online presence and, as such, we... More
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"We stayed in a standard room and it was extremely comfortable."
bigsis
1 week ago
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"Room 17, overlooking the lake. With a separate lounge."
H4279627
2 weeks ago
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"Accessibility can be an issue as there is no lift to higher floors and reception is on the first floor."
LeaS339
2 weeks ago
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"Room 18 and 7"
kimmcgarr
4 weeks ago
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