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Rothay Garden Hotel, Ambleside

4-starThis establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.
BroadgateGrasmere, AmblesideEnglandLA22 9RJUnited Kingdom

Mountain hotel in Ambleside with restaurant, bar/lounge
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
Great location
Delicious food
Wellness Area
Great wellness & sports facilities
Value for money
Fairly good value for money
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From 892 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Rothay Garden Hotel, Ambleside

from $174
  • Superior Double (Langdale)
  • Luxury Double (Grasmere)
  • Standard Double Room
  • Superior Double Room
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Junior Suite
  • Premium Suite

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 30 rooms


  • Check-in time 3 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (16 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


The Garden restaurant - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in British cuisine and serves dinner only.

Rothay Garden Hotel, Ambleside’s small print

Also known as

  • Rothay
  • Rothay Garden
  • Rothay Garden Ambleside
  • Rothay Garden Hotel
  • Rothay Garden Hotel Ambleside
  • Rothay Hotel


This property does not have elevators.

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

What’s around Rothay Garden Hotel, Ambleside


  • In a national park
  • Grasmere Garden Village - 8 min walk
  • Helm Crag - 8 min walk
  • St Oswald's Church - 8 min walk
  • Wordsworth Museum - 16 min walk
  • Dove Cottage - 16 min walk
  • Easdale Tarn - 20 min walk
  • Alcock Tarn - 24 min walk

Getting around

  • Manchester (MAN) - 81.9 miles/131.8 km
  • Windermere Station - 24 min drive
  • Penrith Station - 36 min drive
  • Kendal Oxenholme Station - 42 min drive
  • Free self parking

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.6 From 24 reviews

Rothay Garden Hotel, Ambleside
Great place to stay in Grasmere
Excellent quality of rooms, food and service. Positioned in a quiet part of Grasmere between a stream and the part it is an excellent base for hiking and relaxing indoors when the rain is pouring down.
Lars, us2 night trip with friends
Rothay Garden Hotel, Ambleside
Perfect weekend in The Lakes
This an impressive hotel situated in the picturesque village of Grasmere, where we were able to do some lovely walks from the doorstep. The service was exceptional throughout our stay and we dined here twice - with the food being of a very high standard on each occasion. The complementary spa facilities are a very nice touch. We'd definitely stay here again.
Tom, gb3 night trip
Rothay Garden Hotel, Ambleside
Very Good8.0
Hotel and location are great, only problem was the spa was closed for a refurb. No info on hotels website to tell us this. Hotel did not offer any complimentary drink which would of been a good idea. I’m sure we would go back though when complete. Breakfast was great.
David, gb1 night trip
Rothay Garden Hotel, Ambleside
Great location, setting and amenities
Great place for a few days R&R. Food is excellent and facilities good
Simon, gb1 night romance trip
Rothay Garden Hotel, Ambleside
Very friendly staff, amazing food an excellent place to stay
RON, gb3 night romance trip

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Rothay Garden Hotel, Ambleside

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