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Wanslea Guesthouse

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27/06/2017 28/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great guest house. Located about a 5 minute walk from the centre of Ambleside and a great location for many walks etc... There is a small car park at the side. The room was nice and big and more than enough room, the shower was great too! Breakfast in the morning was top notch. Overall I would highly recommend. Richard...

Thank Darrell1984
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a lovely romantic stay in the four poster room. The price was great, location brilliant (not too central but near enough, walking distance). The staff were friendly helpful, breakfast was amazing. The room was lovely, very homely. The only reason I haven't given a 5/5 is because the parking area is tiny and we ended up paying £10-£20...

Thank ZoeLouise123
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This B&B was average. The room was rather small, and had an uncomfortable bathroom-nowhere to put your stuff, mirror placed at the wrong heights, no shower gel provided) whose floor needed a good sweep. It was clean enough in every other respect. It felt like the owners don't particularly care to make your experience special or different, and the place...

Thank AliLondonB
Belper, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here recently for a couple of nights. The room was clean and facilities excellent even towels were changed after 1 night . The owner was welcoming and helpful . Breakfast was really good with fresh fruit salad as well as full range of cooked breakfast. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Winnie G
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the 4 post theme room and it was Fantastic, the bed was lovely and the breakfast was just what we needed before a big hike, very friendly atmosphere and would absolutely recommend to anyone walking the district!

Thank timtaylor_7
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights on our recent visit to Ambleside. We were made very welcome by Richard, the owner. Our room was clean and comfortable and breakfast was excellent. We would recommend this as a good place to stay.

Thank Christina R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the Arabian Room (9) which was very comfortable with enough space. The room and bathroom were kept very clean on a daily basis and breakfast was delicious (especially the poached eggs!) We managed to park 4 out of the 5 nights we stayed, but the free lay-by down the road isn't much of an issue...everywhere you walk...

Thank Beanies80
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely guesthouse with very helpful owners. Our room was very clean and comfortable. A choice of breakfast which was delicious. Situated opposite a lovely garden centre with a maximum 5 minute walk into town if you turn right and a couple of minute walk to the lake if you turn left. Ideally situated and would stay again if we visit...

Thank HevB8
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for a short break over the Easter holidays. The guesthouse was in a great location and had everything that we needed for our stay. Richard couldn't have been more helpful with information and even lending us a map for one of our walks. Great welcome and hospitality! We will definitely be back. Thank you...

Thank emma1x24
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Really nice place to stay. Ambleside and the surrounding area was stunning. The guesthouse itself was spot on. Owners were very helpful. Rooms clean with nice furniture. Breakfast fantastic. One little minus was the parking - it's a small place and parking was a pain.

1Thank Anna P

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Wanslea Guesthouse

Address: Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $87 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wanslea Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Wanslea Guesthouse Hotel Ambleside
Wanslea Guesthouse Ambleside, Lake District
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Themed rooms with bath are ideal if you want a nice soak after a lot of walking!”
  • Nice comfy King bed
Beanies80, 4 May 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet - new windows have reduced the noise in the rooms at the front of the building.”
Dickotyke, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The Africa room has a jacuzzi bath and a distant view of the lake although it is at the front of the house so has a little road noise.”
Kate75407, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go for the themed rooms. Jacuzzi bath was a god send after a long days walking”
FisiTwiga, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are themed rooms and well worth a look”
davidhallam394, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
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