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Guest reviews

4.2/5 Very good
395 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Spa
Restaurant
Breakfast Available

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Explore the area

Popular LocationAmbleside Pier11 min drive
Popular LocationRydal Mount14 min drive
Popular LocationLake District National Park33 min drive
AirportBarrow-In-Furness (BWF-Walney Island)77 min drive

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  • Standard Double Room

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStandard Double Room
  • Superior Double Room

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Double Room
  • Executive Double Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Double Room
  • Courtyard King Room

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsCourtyard King Room
  • Junior Suite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsJunior Suite
  • Suite

    Room amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsSuite
  • Standard Courtyard Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Courtyard Room
  • Double Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Ambleside

Located in Ambleside, The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa is on the riverwalk. Lodore Falls and St Oswald's Church are local landmarks, 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. Discover the area's water adventures with waterskiing, windsurfing and sailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails.

Visit our Ambleside travel guide
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Ambleside Pier - 11 min drive
  • Rydal Mount - 14 min drive
  • Wray Castle - 21 min drive
  • Tarn Hows - 27 min drive
  • Lake District National Park - 33 min drive

Getting around

  • Windermere Station - 19 min drive
  • Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon) - 110 min drive

Restaurants

  • Signature Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Dove Bistro — 1 min walk
  • Baldry's - 1 min walk
  • Green's Cafe & Bistro - 1 min walk
  • The Jumble room - 2 min walk

About this property

The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa

Romantic hotel with full-service spa and restaurant
A full-service spa, a restaurant and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and a sauna are on-site. All 39 rooms provide complimentary wireless Internet access, 24-hour room service and TVs. Egyptian cotton sheets, coffee/tea makers and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa offers 39 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access.

Bathrooms include baths or showers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Wordsworth Spa. Services include Thai massages, facials, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

The spa is open daily.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily: GBP 17.50 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - Thai
  • Reflexology
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

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  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Egyptian cotton sheets

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and 7:30 AM
Early check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests with Dinner and Breakfast incl. rate plans will have a 2 course Dinner in the Signature Restaurant.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 25.0 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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 17.50 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: GBP 20.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 20.00 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 25.0 per night

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
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December
A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December
Construction is underway at a neighbouring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work

Property is also known as

Wordsworth Hotel Ambleside
Wordsworth Hotel
Wordsworth Ambleside
The Wordsworth Hotel Spa
The Wordsworth Spa Ambleside
The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa Hotel
The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa Ambleside
The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa Hotel Ambleside

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa?
As of 3 Aug 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa on 16 Aug 2020 start from £153, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool.
Is The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 7:30 AM. Early check-in is available for a fee of GBP 20.00 (subject to availability).
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for GBP 20.00 (subject to availability).
Where is this hotel located?
Situated on the riverwalk, this spa hotel is steps away from Grasmere Garden Village, St Oswald's Church and Helm Crag. Wordsworth Museum and Dove Cottage are also within 10 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa

4.2
Very good
5 - Excellent
183
4 - Good
144
3 - Okay
39
2 - Mediocre
25
1 - Poor
4
4.5
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.1
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Highly Recommend

Wonderful stay with excellent service Perfect end to our week in the Lakes

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Lakes break

Nice hotel, friendly service

Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019