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Under Loughrigg, Ambleside LA22 9LJ England See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
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Breakfast included
Pool
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed at Riverside with our friends when we went to a wedding nearby. What superb accommodation we had! It really is the best B&B you could ever wish for! Spotlessly clean, delicious breakfast with complementary cake, exceptional toiletries in the room and a multitude...More

Thank lizmoffatt
Response from river393, Owner at Riverside B&BResponded today

How lucky you were with the weather for the wedding day. Glad it was a great success and that you enjoyed the occasion. We look forward to welcoming you all again when you can explore the Lakes a little more. Thank you for reviewing us...More

Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Totally amazing, Richard and Diney could not have made us more welcome and they could not have been more helpful in helping to plan walks and places to eat... I am amazed that they do this every single day and yet they treated us like...More

1  Thank Phillip B
Response from river393, Owner at Riverside B&BResponded 26 November 2017

We enjoyed having you both to stay and glad you managed to do the Fairfield Horshoe (even though you ended up in Patterdale) and Bowfell. Both great walks. Thank you very much for your review and look forward to seeing you both again when you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I recently stopped again at the Riverside and again delighted with our stay. Perfect location, accommodation, food, service but what makes it are the hosts Diney and Richard. Will definitely be returning.

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the self catering cottage next door to Riverside B&B. I have never stayed in a self catering property where everything has been provided; washing up liquid, washing tabs, shampoo, conditioner, herbs, salt and pepper etc. Diney provides a welcome pack with delicious...More

Thank Ceri H
Response from river393, Owner at Riverside B&BResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review of Gilbertscar Foot which we really appreciate. Glad you managed to climb Scaffell Pike during your weeks stay and that you legs are not too sore! We do hope to see you both again and you are more...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are not enough positive things to say to truly reflect on the accomodation, hosts or food! Absolutely fantastic. Very high standards yet warm and friendly. I cannot recommend enough, we will return!More

1  Thank Kris P
Response from river393, Owner at Riverside B&BResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing Riverside to spend your special few days. Hope you enjoy the rest of your trip and glad you had a good time in Ambleside. We look forward to seeing you both again and we really appreciate you taking the time to...More

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Built in 1866, Riverside provides award-winning B&B set in a beautiful rural riverside location, but within a 10 minutes scenic walk of the centre of Ambleside. Riverside provides an ideal location to ...More explore many differentaspects of the National Park and we are only 15mins walk from Waterhead where you can catch the Lake Windermere steamers. Riverside has been awarded both an VisitBritain Gold Award and an AA "Highly Commended" certificate,which recognizes both "exceptional quality"and "the very best ten percent of establishments in their category, in the UK" and in addition, Riverside has been recommended by the Guardian and other newspapers and is featured inprestigious publications such as the Michelin Travel Guide and is "author's choice" in the "Rough Guide to the Lakes". Wherever possible, Riverside sources local ingredients and in addition offers natural, organic, bathroom products, made in Ambleside. We have DVD players and a library of DVDs and Riverside is fully WiFi Internet enabled. Our prices are per room per night. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$128 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Riverside Hotel
Also Known As
Riverside B&B Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$128 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Riverside Hotel
Also Known As
Riverside B&B Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
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