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Lake House
Ranked #16 of 103 Ambleside B&B and Inns
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“very nice”
Reviewed 1 July 2007

cosy place, perfect for exploring the lake districts. friendly, personal service. nice clean rooms

  • Disliked — its not exactly on the shore of the lake. there is a road between the hotel and the lake
  • Stayed July 2007, travelled with family
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Reviewed 29 May 2007

Booked this hotel on day of arrival, for myself, my wife and 18month old daughter.

Arrived and were shown around hotel and then to room.
Room was excellent and homely with antique pine furniture and good quality bedding and furnishings.

My daughter liked the fact that there was a cuddly toy on the bed for our arrival.

Location on hotel is excellent above Waterhead bay (in lovely grounds with tables and chairs outside) where there are boat rides a few restaurants / cafes / shops and a great pub.

DVD's are available for free from a selection, and also there is an honesty bar which is a great facility.

Breakfast in the dining room was great - both selection and quality and the staff could not do enough for our daughter - high chair laid out and kept asking if we needed warm milk etc - also they had special childrens cutlery etc.

Overall it is a relaxed, high quality boutique style B&B with great staff.

  • Liked — Relaxed / Quality / Location
  • Disliked — n/a
  • Stayed May 2007, travelled with family
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Property: Lake House
Address: Lake Rd | Waterhead Bay, Ambleside LA22 0HD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 103 B&Bs / Inns in Ambleside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Lake House 4*
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This family run country house has spectacular views across Waterhead Bay, Windermere Loughrigg Fell and the Langdale Peaks as well as offering stylish, modern and luxurious accommodation. With its country house atmosphere combined with stylish decor and modern luxury touches, not to mention its eighteen gorgeous bedrooms and wonderful raised vistas, Lake House is a perfect place to stay and make your own. Come together in the large, light dining and living area with stunning lake views, or find your own space to relax and escape on one of the lovely reading landings or from the privacy of your large bedroom. Lake House manages to combine grandeur and intimacy in private surroundings for all occasions. Please note, due to the relaxing nature of the building rooms are not suitable for children.Each of the 18 bedrooms are decorated and fitted to the highest standards, all en-suite with TV with DVD, CD players and tea/coffee making facilities. Some superior rooms feature four poster beds and have the best views over Lake Windermere.Traditional Lakeland breakfast is served in the dining room with an array of continental breads, cereals and fruit with wonderful lake and mountain views. Full English is set out for you to help yourself and there are trays for you to take it all up to your room if you so wish - breakfast in bed do it yourself style!! ... more   less 
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Lake House Ambleside, Lake District

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