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Lake View Country House

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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow-top beds
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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow-top beds

Overview of Lake View Country House

Lake View Country House

4 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
Lake View Country House, Lake View Drive, Grasmere, Ambleside, England, LA22 9TD

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSt Oswald's Church3 min walk
  • Popular LocationGrasmere Garden Village3 min walk
  • Popular LocationDove Cottage7 min walk
  • AirportBarrow-In-Furness (BWF-Walney Island)78 min drive

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About this area


Located in Ambleside, Lake View Country House is in the mountains and on a lake. Wordsworth Museum and Armitt Museum and Gallery are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Ambleside Pier and Orrest Head. Go Ape Grizedale and Rookin House Activity Centre are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • St Oswald's Church - 3 min walk
  • Grasmere Garden Village - 3 min walk
  • Helm Crag - 5 min walk
  • Wordsworth Museum - 6 min walk
  • Dove Cottage - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Windermere Station - 15 min drive


  • The Good Sport — 1 min walk
  • Baldry's - 5 min walk
  • The Jumble room - 6 min walk
  • Green's Cafe & Bistro - 6 min walk
  • Lewis's Cafe & Bistro - 8 min walk

About this property

Lake View Country House

Lakefront guesthouse with restaurant and bar/lounge
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free guesthouse has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a meeting room, a garden and a picnic area. All 7 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Other amenities available to guests include Smart TVs, Egyptian cotton sheets and coffee makers.
Lake View Country House offers 7 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily: GBP 10 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • A meeting room


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Renovated entire property – March 2017
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels


  • Smart TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle


  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Check-in from 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email 48 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and key retrieval information
This property does not accept American Express credit cards as a method of payment.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from June 1 2021 to October 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Key retrieval


Pets stay for free
Dogs welcome

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 10 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and sofa beds
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Property is also known as

Lake View Country House B&B Grasmere
Lake View Country House B&B
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Lake View Country House Guesthouse Ambleside
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Lake View Country House Ambleside
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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 34 out of 47 reviews
5 - Excellent 72%
Rating 4 - Good. 12 out of 47 reviews
4 - Good 26%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 47 reviews
3 - Okay 2%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 47 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 47 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Loved the accommodation for location and cleanliness. Beautiful grounds. Only disappointment is lack of availability of anywhere to eat due to covid and staff shortages. Overall though I would return.
Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Cottage offered very spacious, clean and comfortable accomodation with its' own car parking space right outside the front door. Perfectly suited to our walking holiday and we would be happy to stay there again.
Stayed 7 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing stay, friendly host, bountiful spot.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Superb - highly recommended
We stayed in 'Lake' room which was beautiful with great facilities. Breakfast was a short walk away at the Good Sport pub, staff were helpful & friendly and breakfast was great.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Loved the generous size of the bathroom. Stunning view from bedroom .
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020