The Waterhead Inn

The Waterhead Inn


Lake Road, Ambleside, United Kingdom

ExcellentBased on 805 reviews


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Reviews for The Waterhead Inn

ExcellentBased on 805 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness9.2
  • Comfort9.2
  • Location9.5
  • Services8.7
  • Staff9.3
  • Value for money7.9
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travelers 

About The Waterhead Inn

Located in Ambleside, The Waterhead Hotel is an easy drive from Grizedale Forest and Windermere Lake. It is the perfect base for those wanting to be surrounded by nature, with the Lake District Nation...

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

0.8 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport


Distance to airport

78.8 mi



3:00 PM


10:30 AM


Free Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi available in all areas, Internet


Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+44 153 943 2566

Amenities at The Waterhead Inn

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


Window, Electric kettle, Terrace/Patio, Increased accessibility, Linens, Towels, Fire extinguisher, Seating area, Laundry facilities, Elevator, Flat-screen TV, Free toiletries, Shampoo, Room service, Smoke alarms, Heating, Shower, Iron and ironing board, Physical distancing in dining areas, Socket n...


Fishing, Canoeing, Cycling


Wedding services, Ticket service, Business center, Laundry service, Meeting/Banquet facilities, Key access

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Where is The Waterhead Inn

Getting Around

Preston Fulwood44.4 mi
Blackpool Starr Gate44.6 mi
Burnley Hapton51.2 mi
Burnley Rose Grove51.7 mi
Burnley Barracks52.0 mi
Burnley Burnley52.0 mi

FAQs when booking at The Waterhead Inn

  • How close is The Waterhead Inn to the nearest airport, Manchester?

    With a distance of 78.8 mi between The Waterhead Inn and the nearest airport, Manchester, the drive typically takes about 2h 37min depending on traffic. Be sure to check traffic trends near the hotel and airport as some areas experience higher traffic than others and can increase your expected travel time.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Manchester to The Waterhead Inn?

    One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Manchester to the hotel. This option is often cost effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

  • Is The Waterhead Inn considered pet-friendly?

    Guests are allowed to bring house pets to The Waterhead Inn during their stay.

  • What is the The Waterhead Inn phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +44 153 943 2566 to talk to a The Waterhead Inn front desk representative.

  • Does The Waterhead Inn have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Waterhead Inn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.