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Amboseli Lodge

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Located just a few minutes walk from the centre of Ambleside, the Amboseli Lodge Bed and Breakfast Guest House is ideal for either that short getaway, or the longer holiday when you want the extra time to take in more of what the beautiful lake District has to offer.It is a great place to site yourself for visiting any area of the Lakes, whether you're walking, cycling, using public transport or your own car. Amboseli Lodge is an affordable bed and breakfast location at all times of the yearOffering Parking close to the centre of Ambleside make the Amboseli Lodge a favourite with walkers and shoppers alike.
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Free Parking
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Mountain View
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All reviews gwen reg perfect hosts wansfell room welcoming cup of tea on arrival home from home front of the house biscuits breakfast was delicious lovely weekend lake district bacon sandwich warm welcome b and b private parking lovely couple off road parking
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Where does one start? Absolutely loved our stay here in Ambleside with Reg and Gwen. You’re made so welcome here. Gwen is so friendly and was always ready with a good chat and a lovely breakfast (with plenty of tea and coffee). The lodge is...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Gwen2911, Owner at Amboseli LodgeResponded yesterday

Hello Mark, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We're always pleased to be able to add to a holiday experience and we're delighted that we did this for you both. We thoroughly enjoyed meeting you both and very much hope to see you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well located and super friendly hosts. Lovely warm, well apponted room with modern ensuite and bath. Got off road parking too - a rarity in central Ambleside! Delicious breakfast really sets you up for the day.More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank S C
Response from Gwen2911, Owner at Amboseli LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Hi Sandra &Dan, Thank you so much for your lovely comments. It's always good to know that we helped to make your short break such an enjoyable one. It was great for us to meet you both and we very much hope to see you...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Myself and my partner visited the Lake District for the first time and chose to stay in Ambleside. Ambleside is absolutely beautiful, there's plenty of walks to do and the people are lovely too. Gwen and Reg made us feel at home as soon as...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Pam C
Response from Gwen2911, Owner at Amboseli LodgeResponded 30 October 2018

Hi Pam and Adam, It was a pleasure to meet you both and to have you staying here at Amboseli Lodge. Sorry the weather forced you stop just short of the top on Scafell Pike , but at least it will still be there for...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Amboseli Lodge several years ago and loved it then but for various reasons (including thinking that our hosts Reg and Gwen had retired) have stayed elsewhere since. It was great to be back and finding everything as good, or better, than we...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Gwen2911, Owner at Amboseli LodgeResponded 30 October 2018

Hi Mervyn and Hilary, Thank you for your review. It may have been a while since you were with us but from the moment you arrived it felt like only yesterday. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us again and that the...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

This was our second visit and just as perfect as before. Friendly helpful hosts, spotlessly clean bedroom and bathroom, delicious breakfasts with lots of choice, good central location with easy access to the fells nearby .We really appreciate the efforts Reg and Gwen go to...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Sally A
Response from Gwen2911, Owner at Amboseli LodgeResponded 26 October 2018

Hi Sally and Adrian, Thank you so much for your lovely review. As before, it was a pleasure to have you both staying here and we thoroughly enjoyed your company. It was great that the weather held well enough for a few good walks, hope...More

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Marie M
5 January 2015|
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Response from Gwen2911 | Property representative |
The nearest train station is at Windermere, which is four miles from Ambleside. There is a regular bus service , and Amboseli Lodge is just 100 metres from the bus stop in Ambleside. There are also taxis available from the... More
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penelope h
10 October 2014|
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Response from Gwen2911 | Property representative |
All of our guest rooms and breakfast room and passageways/stairways etc.are pet free. We do occasionally have pets in our private accommodation when we have visitors with their own pets. This is quite infrequent but felt... More
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"Fairfield and Loughrig rooms at the front can suffer traffic noise. Wansfell at the back is a larger room..."
557janetw
16 Sep 2018
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"Wansfell room has lovely views of the fell."
phillipandrewh
11 Aug 2018
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"Love the view from the front rooms"
PitmanTrev
28 Jul 2018
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"Wansfell is our favourite room with larger bathroom at the rear of the property."
MariaW298
30 Apr 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$108 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictAmbleside
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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