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Skelwith Bridge Hotel

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Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside LA22 9NJ England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews talbot bar lake district dog friendly hotel traditional hotel steak pie drying room main restaurant bar meals each evening this lovely hotel single room hotel is situated wi fi walking holiday cumberland sausage superior room couple of nights
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed at the hotel for the New Year celebrations and feel on reflection that the premium price charged for those two nights was not reflected in what was delivered. There was little by way of entertainment but the usual fireworks and a very late...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank OldKirkman
Response from JDManager, General Manager at Skelwith Bridge HotelResponded yesterday

Thank you for your response. I would have liked a little more information as to why you feel a one star review is justified. (I believe from our duty manager that you gave very positive feed back on departure.) Perhaps, as this is your very...More

Reviewed 10 December 2018

We just booked at the last minute and had a superior double the room had character with a very big on-suite the room was practical and warm tea and coffee plus hot chocolate as superior room there's a bottle of water

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 11oyd
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

Nice dog friendly hotel, staff very nice and like the dogs, walks to be had directly from hotel which is handy, breakfast good and evenings can be spent in restaurant or talbot bar which does food thats nice, steak and ale pie was great.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank thorpehesley7
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely weekend stay. Three of us in a twin room and a single room in the lodge across from the main hotel. Was very clean and comfortable and we got a really good deal on the bed and breakfast. All the staff helpful,...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

We have been staying at The Skelwith Bridge Hotel since 1978' it has always been our ' place to go ' for anniversaries and birthdays. We have introduced many people to the hotel who like us have loved the warmth of welcome with log fires...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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About
Description
Perfectly located just a short drive from Ambleside, away from the hustle and bustle is Skelwith Bridge. Informal gardens merging seamlessly with the surrounding countryside, real log fires in the winter More months and a traditional welcome, Skelwith bridge Hotel really is "your home away from home" The hotel boasts 28 bedrooms, all en-suite and all retaining the character of the original building. We are pleased to offer single, twin, double and king sized rooms available for bed and breakfast or dinner bed and breakfast at fantastically affordable prices all year round. We welcome a whole host of families with children young and old, couples, singles and four legged friends too! The hotel is a fell walkers paradise with many varied easy and more strenuous walks from our doorstep! We even have a drying room available for those wet days ... not that we have too many of those in The Lakes! A host of attractions and other activities are just a short drive or bus ride away including sailing, cycling, mountain biking, fishing, bird watching, golf, shopping, bars and restaurants, the historic houses of Wordsworth, Beatrix Potter and Ruskin, the market towns of Keswick and Kendal, Grasmere and its world famous gingerbread, Take a cruise on the lakes with the steamers, the lakes aquarium at lakeside, traditional steam railway at Haverthwaite, Manicured gardens at Holker hall, and many more attractions too numerous to list! Our reception staff are always happy to suggest local attractions or walks and we have lots of information in our showcase at reception. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
US$95 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Skelwith Bridge Ambleside
,
Hotel Skelwith Bridge
,
Skelwith Bridge Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
US$95 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Skelwith Bridge Ambleside
,
Hotel Skelwith Bridge
,
Skelwith Bridge Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
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Traveller (112)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (1)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Questions & Answers
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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
"Some rooms are dog friendly"
11oyd
9 Dec 2018
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"Superior rooms are very spacious and comfortable."
Welshgirl2010
28 Sep 2018
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"Service, sleep quality and single room all fine on first floor."
skywalker_7
14 Sep 2018
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"Rooms at front are on a busy road but this didn’t prove to be an issue, rooms at back probably quieter."
leggy50
28 Aug 2018
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