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The Waterwheel Guesthouse

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Overview
3 Bridge Street, Ambleside LA22 9DU England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Heated pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Spa
Housekeeping
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my husband stayed at the Waterwheel Guesthouse for three nights and with the friendly welcome from Paul and James, it felt like we were staying with friends! The Stockghyll room had lots of lovely homely and thoughtful extra touches which made our stay...More

Thank SarahWheatley56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly and beautifully furnished cottage with lots of character, hidden away in middle of Ambleside and close to shops plus good eating places. Lots of really nice touches like access to spa nearby, lovely bathroom and free car parking for local area. James full of...More

Thank hilary d
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've just returned back from a 2 night trip at The Waterwheel Guesthouse. All the reviews are spot on - this place is absolutely amazing. We had only stayed for 2 nights but by the end of our short trip, we were already planning coming...More

Thank Kelsey W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were really well looked after by James and Paul. They were lovely hosts who welcomed us and brought our bags in, gave us a beautiful breakfast, gave us a towel each and key fob for the spa (which all guests can have free use...More

Thank Peterjt2209
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a most enjoyable stay at the Waterwheel this week. Very well appointed bedroom with a lovely large bath. Professionally run with a eye for detail ensuring that guests are well looked after. Highly recommended!

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Description
This Grade II Listed building sits on an ancient cobbled street overlooking Stockghyll stream. All the shops and restaurants of Ambleside are a short stroll. There are just 3 bedrooms, all doubles, each with a More Victorian style iron bedstead. Each room has its own bathroom with a bath, shower and heated towel rail. Victorian landscape prints, original slate floors and quality antique furniture all add to the historic and charming atmosphere. A parking permit for the nearby car park is provided.Please note, there is a 2 night minimum stay and 3 nights minimum on bank holidays. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Heated pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$129 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$129 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
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Elizaalex
23 July 2015|
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Response from NigelHartley | Property representative |
Hi Eliza, I'm afraid that as a child free bed and breakfast we won't be able to accommodate you on this occasion. May I suggest that you check this website, Golakes. It has a very good search engine on that will show you... More
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Lou M
14 May 2015|
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Response from NigelHartley | Property representative |
Good Morning Lou and thank you for your enquiry. I'm sorry to say that we are already full on the 24th May. May I point you in the direction of Golakes This is Cumbria tourism website which has a helpful search engine on it... More
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"Central with views"
D3115WMgaryj
3 weeks ago
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"Waterwheel view room is beautiful."
611dustym
22 Aug 2018
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"Steep narrow stairs to rooms, so super sized Americans beware."
Farmgirl-365
23 Jun 2018
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"Book early, this is a gem."
Salfordbornandbred
7 May 2018
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