Rothay House is a guest house, set just off the main road and a 5-minute walk from Ambleside town centre. Only 1 mile from Lake Windermere, it serves local produce and homemade jams and marmalades for breakfast. Just 10 minutes' drive from Windermere and the World of Beatrix Potter, this guest accommodation offers rooms with a private bathroom.
The cosy individually decorated rooms offer a TV with a DVD player, a hairdryer, a selection of Pure Lakes toiletries and tea and coffee making facilities.
Breakfast is served in the traditional dining room, which overlooks Rothay House's garden from the first floor. Free Wi-Fi is accessible throughout.
Scenic walks can be enjoyed in the countryside surronding Rothay House. Ambleside town centre, with its shops, bars and restaurants can be reached after a 5-minute walk. Free parking is available and Hayes Garden World is just 5 minutes' drive away. The Lakes Aquarium is a 30-minute drive from Rothay House.
What they offer
Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
Services and conveniences
Available in all rooms
TV [flat screen]
Free bottled water
Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
If you require an early check-in, please note this in the Special Requests box when booking.
Please be aware that there are 10 steps leading to the main entrance.
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Value for money6.7
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Wai from Hong Kong
Stayed 1 night in August 2015
Good location, small room”
location, food, staff
The location is good and easy to find. The staff there is helpful. The breakfast is good. However, the bed is not so comfortable and the room is quite small indeed. Also, you are not allowed to eat/drink inside the room which is not so convenient.
Reviewed August 19, 2015
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Regina from Australia
Stayed 3 nights in May 2015
Well located, comfortable hotel”
Clean, comfortable and terrific breakfast
Had an enjoyable 3 day stay. Well located to the town and local walks. Owners were very friendly and helpful and lent us a book on local walks.