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    Waterhead Hotel

    Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0ER, England
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    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good16%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
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    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    We visited the Waterhead Hotel and were excited to visit another boutique hotel as we find the majority of our most enjoyable stays to be in these kind of hotels. I felt, however, that there were a number of areas in which the Waterhead let...More

    1  Thank Tomby1
    Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Tomby1 Thanks you for your review which was also communicated to the hotel via our online guest feedback system. I have responded in full to this and am sorry that we failed to meet your individual expectations on this occasion. Best regards Matt Stanaway

    Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

    Popt in today for a late lunch five of us four very good pizza's from the wood fired oven and a very tasty lamb flatbread for my wife very good indeed great barstaff too only downside was the price of the white wine a little...More

    Thank slimsteve89
    Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear slimsteve89 Many thanks for a great review of your visit - glad you enjoyed our pizzas and flatbread! Just to clarify - we do indeed have a selection of 'premium' wines by the glass at the price stated (for a large glass), but also...More

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    Totally met our expectations. We had Lake View room with veranda (which we would have enjoyed except for the rain). Total luxury. The dinner we had was the best we have had in UK during our 3 week tour. Absolutely delicious with service to match....More

    Thank HoorooImOff
    Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear HoorooImOff Thank you for such a positive review of your stay at Waterhead. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the very near future. Best regards Matt Stanaway

    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    We stayed two nights in a fantastic room with lake views and easy access for our small dog. The hotel is in a great location and was very welcoming and helpful. The room was of high quality and finish. Breakfast was hearty and fresh. We...More

    Thank Mark J
    Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Mark J Thanks for posting a fantastic review of your stay. I will of course share your kind comments with the team and we hope to welcome you back to Waterhead in the not too distant future. Best regards Matt Stanaway

    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    This place is an absolute delight! From the staff to the views and everything in between. I have stayed here before and honestly, I'd move in this place. The shower is fantastic, just watch the jets in your nether regions! The beds are just too...More

    Thank Steve T
    Response from EnglishLakesManager, General Manager at Waterhead HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Steve T Thanks for a great review! Delighted to read that your stay was enjoyable and we hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards Matt Stanaway

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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 183 - USD 335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Ambleside
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
    • #1 Green Hotel in Ambleside
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Ambleside
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
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    • Cumbria >
    • Lake District >
    • Ambleside
    • Also Known As
    • Ambleside Hotel Waterhead ,
    • Hotel Waterhead ,
    • Waterhead Hotel Ambleside, Lake District
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    Lisa V
    19 February 2017|
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    suzymar
    7 January 2017|
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    Response from EnglishLakesManager | Property representative |
    Please can I ask that you contact my colleagues at Waterhead so that they can discuss your particular requirements (015934 32566). As an aside, Tripadvisor is not our primary or official online presence and, as such, we... More
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    Barry W
    28 September 2016|
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    Response from EnglishLakesManager | Property representative |
    Hi Barry W There are numerous walks around Ambleside and we would be more than pleased to email you details/scans - if you could contact our Reception team on 015394 32566. With regards to room allocation we do not have any... More
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    "Lake view on the upper floors."
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    "We stayed in room 35 which was near the fire exit. Easy access to the outside directly into the car park."
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    "Lake view rooms are lovely"
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    "Best views overlooking the Lake"
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