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The Regent Hotel

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Situated on the shores of Lake Windermere, The Regent Hotel is one of the Lake District's premier hotels. Just minutes from the picturesque villages of Ambleside, as well as Grasmere, Windermere, Hawkshead and Coniston, this family-run hotel is an ideal base for exploring this beautiful area. The Regent Hotel offers a wide range of facilities for guests including cosy bar serving great bar food and local beers all day, Table 22 - an elegant restaurant serving fresh locally sourced food including Lamb, shrimps and Fell-bred beef. Plus the superb Late Breakfast is served until 12noon everyday!
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Property amenities
Free parking
Restaurant
Room service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Centrally Located
Romantic
HOTEL CLASS

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Full view
67Somewhat walkable
Grade: 67 out of 100
28Restaurantswithin 1 km
13Attractionswithin 1 km
1,402Reviews
528Photos
13Q+A
100Room tips
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We have just spent a few days at regent hotel. This is a wonderful hotel right on lake Windermere. Staff were lovely rooms so very cosy and comfortable and the whole place lovely and clean. Super breakfast menu so many choices and freshly made to order .Staff lovely This is a
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Response from RegentLakes, Owner at The Regent Hotel
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you for taking the time to review your break with us. We are thrilled to hear that everything was to your liking so much so that you decided to book another stay with us. Your feedback is appreciated by us all here at The Regent and we are glad that we made your stay enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you back soon for another wonderful break. Kind Regards Andrew Hewitt
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What can I say about the regent hotel. Check in . Greeted by staff with a lovely smile . Shown to our room no7 . Well decorated and very clean and nice view of the lake. Breakfast very good and lots of choice. Dinner all 3 nights lots of choice and all cooked perfectly. Bar
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Response from RegentLakes, Owner at The Regent Hotel
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you for taking the time to write such a kind review of your stay. We are glad to the room, the dining facilities and our staff were all to your liking. The feedback you have given is appreciated as we aim to ensure all our guests have the best possible stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Regent towards the end of this year for another wonderful stay. Kind Regards Andrew Hewitt
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Arrived for husband 40th, room slightly smaller than expected and no bath, mentioned room Swap to staff and they couldn’t accommodate us enough. We moved to the sail loft (room 32h) which was perfect. Clean, bed comfy, great view, staff friendly and even left a birthday card.
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Response from RegentLakes, Owner at The Regent Hotel
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay in our Sail Loft. We are glad you gave us the opportunity to find a more suitable room for you and by the pictures provided it looks like yourself and your husband enjoyed the new room. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future for another stay with us. Kind Regards Andrew Hewitt
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Stayed in the Sail Loft room for our second stay at The Regent. Fab views over the Lake. Room was spotless and staff as attentive as our last visit. Breakfast was huge and guests are spoilt for choice. Will be back.
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Response from RegentLakes, Owner at The Regent Hotel
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you for your review and for choosing to stay with us again. Our Sail Loft does have some wonderful views and we glad you enjoyed your stay in the suite. I am also very glad to hear that the service was just as good as your first visit. Myself and the staff appreciate your kind feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Regent Hotel. Kind Regards Andrew Hewitt
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Having now visited all of the hotels in this area I can honestly say this is my favourite. The staff are so friendly and helpful, and there is a real family atmosphere. The rooms and public areas are tastefully decorated in a modern, comfortable style. The breakfast and dinner
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Response from RegentLakes, Owner at The Regent Hotel
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you for your extremely kind review of your time with us. We are so glad to hear that The Regent has become your favourite place to stay in area. We aim to make our guests feel as welcome as possible when they stay with us and its wonderful to hear we created a warm atmosphere for you. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future for another 5* stay. Kind Regards Andrew Hewitt
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Hi TerrinBen, I have not heard of any guests having an experience with "spooky goings on" in the hotel, however as a non believer in the supernatural I would choose to believe any "goings on" would be other guests in the main hotel building and creaky floor boards. Hope that helps.
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Do the dogs sleep in your room and do we bring their own beds
Do the dogs sleep in the room with you. If so do you take their own beds
The dogs sleep in the same room Generally there are dog bowls toys and a special area in the hotel where you can eat with your dogs too ! We take our own dog bed as our dog is quite big and they cannot cater for all sizes I guess ! Really friendly place run by dog people
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Suggest you examine the hotel's on-line menu.
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We don't have the swimming pool anymore, I'm affraid.
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"Lake viw room are 2nd floor. New suites and more superior rooms being built."
"Not in the annexe."
"We had a pleasant courtyard room"
"If staying for more than a night or two go for the superior rooms. Sofa and good TV really add to the comfort"
"Book early for your choice but if you can book a room featuring Lake Windermere. We booked a little late."
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PRICE RANGE
USD 129 - USD 232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
regent amblesideambleside regent
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictAmbleside
NUMBER OF ROOMS
32
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