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Skelwith Bridge Hotel

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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“talbot bar”(53 reviews)
“lake district”(48 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewstalbot barlake districtdog friendly hoteltraditional hotelmain restaurantdrying roomsteak piehotel is situatedeach eveninglovely hotelplenty of hot waterwalking holidaysingle roomwi ficumberland sausagestayed here for one nightsuperior room
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thank you to all the staff who made our stay so enjoyable and relaxing. We could not fault anything. The food was great, rooms clean, spacious and the beds were so comfy. We had 3 rooms between the 6 of us and one dog. 2...More

1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have eaten in the Talbot Bar when we've stayed nearby in recent years but I feel the standard has slipped. The menu could've been more varied, my Scampi and Chips were a bit limp as though they had been reheated in the microwave not freshly...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely hotel with fabulous walks starting from it. The bar is busy with local foodies so you know it's good. Very friendly staff and an all round great Lakes pit stop. Close to river and Chester's with gift shop.

Thank Corinne R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked for 7.00pm in the Pub part of the hotel on Saturday after a day on the fells. Lots of walkers and dog owners etc - very relaxed - this is not the main hotel dining room. Food very good Steak Pie worth travelling 100...More

1  Thank RoyDD
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Visited with my two dogs. I was allocated room 25 on the top floor. Very clean with tea & coffee facilities. Perfect location for Ambleside and the Langdales. Special mention to Ryan who provided a soft drink for me as he was locking up. Breakfast...More

1  Thank lindar300_12
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$118 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Family Hotel in Ambleside
#8 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$118 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Family Hotel in Ambleside
#8 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (22)
Dining (1)
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Daggintop
27 July 2017|
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Response from JDManager | Property representative |
Thank you for your question ... Our Talbot Bar is dog friendly and we even have a doggy menu in there. The hotel restaurant is dog free to allow guests to dine away from four legged friends. Dogs are to be kept on their... More
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phil e
14 July 2017|
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Response from JDManager | Property representative |
I don`t believe so ... Not to my knowledge
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phil e
14 July 2017|
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Response from Chris M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot help here. Skelwith Bridge hotel is close to Elterwater on the A593 between Ambleside and Coniston. Hope this helps
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Room Tips
"Call the hotel direct to get a bigger room. Hotel websites tend to reserve the smaller rooms."
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"Pay a bit more for the superior rooms."
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"Apart from the D, B & B option the hotel has "The Talbot Bar" where the menu is quite extensive..."
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"Probably check out the beds before unpacking."
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