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Cheshire UK
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Enjoyed a last minute stay in the Log House. A few minutes walk from the centre which has many places to eat and cosy pubs. Free parking opposite. Nice outdoor seating area and lovely bar inside. Breakfast was very hearty and tasty. Nice room, small but had everything we required including a nice view. No complaints.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant, delicious food, excellent service. What more can you say, pay a visit you won't be disappointed. We will be back when next visiting my son in Uni in Ambleside. Thank you for a lovely evening 😀 Jo, Erich and David

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Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Had an evening meal here with family and I was immediately impressed by the ambience and surroundings. It only got better as we had superb service and nothing was too much trouble. They happily changed a couple of things on the menu for us and one of our group who has some food allergies was easily and readily catered for....

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Just had a really lovely meal here ...the atmosphere is so calming and it's also very clean .food was excellent and nicely presented.price reasonable and we will be going back there no doubt next time we visit the lakes.

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Thank sandwick
Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

The log house is a quirky hotel with history. Unfortunately the rooms are set in what was the attic, they are small with mis-matched furniture and low wooden beams. The room was clean and comfortable with a comfy bed, but set along the main road, there was constant road noise throughout the night. The free breakfast was lovely with a...

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Thank Elaine E
Hertfordshire
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is a restaurant with three rooms above. We stayed for one night in room 2 which is perfectly adequate. It has a small ensuite off the room. Complimentary hair & shower products are provided. There are tea/coffee making facility's, a small free standing tv and a hairdryer. Downstairs there is a beautifully decorated restaurant. The food was reasonably priced...

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Bridlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed Friday and Saturday night in room 3, beautiful views all around! The room was really clean with plenty of space and room to store clothes. The shower was brilliant we both loved the idea of the built in shower in the room and it worked perfectly and was really clean. Bed was very comfy and perfect to rest...

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Thank Khoulihan
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Log house Ambleside what a great place to eat the new managers have really turned a buisness around with an excellent menu with lots of choices the ambience and the great service you get from there staff makes you feel you are in a 5 star establishment must say a big thank you to Courtney she was excellent from the...

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Thank Carl W
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016

went for the week end had a warm welcome great room. excellent location for a walk out at night. we were given a car park permit which were able to use on other car parks this was a bonus. Saturday night we ate at the log house we sat out side in a booth with an over head heater where...

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent place to stay. Would highly recommend the log house. It only has 3 rooms but they are very well equipped with everything you need . The staff are extremely friendly and nothing is too much trouble. They serve a delicious full English breakfast and if you need evening meal then the restaurant serves 5 star food. The log house...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Log House is a beautiful log cabin on the outskirts of Ambleside town centre and a moments walk from Lake Windermere. The building itself has been shipped over from Norway by renowned artist Alfred Heaton Cooper, and still has its original log beams. We have 3 bedrooms, a restaurant and bar area and downstairs we have a lovely cosey lounge for you to sit and relax in, reading books or playing board games. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Log House

Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: £58 - £104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Log House 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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Also Known As:
Log House Hotel Ambleside
The Log House Ambleside, Lake District
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