Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, BW Premier Collection

Lake Road, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9BX, England
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Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, BW Premier Collection

A fabulous hotel set in one of England's greatest beauty spots.

The Ambleside Salutation Hotel BW Premier Collection by Best Western, is a unique hotel in the heart of the English Lake District. Here you can enjoy the epic scenery of the great outdoors and then return to equally impressive surroundings indoors to show more

Bars, Free WIFI, Gym, Indoor Pool, Lift to all floors, Restaurants, Spa Pool
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets not accepted
Guide, hearing and assistance dogs only
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out15:00 | 11:00
Lake Road, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9BX, England

Restaurants & Bars

Our Chef and Sous Chef, Mike and Roy have both been at the Ambleside Salutation Hotel for over 20 years. Thanks to their dedication, the quality of the food served here is of the highest of standard.

Chef Mike Durkin
  • Breakfast Room
  • Brasserie
  • Lounge Bar

Breakfast Room

In the Garden room, you can choose from a vast array of delicious starters and cold items, then enjoy our award-winning full Lakeland breakfast. Not to worry if you're a late riser - we also offer a range of brunch options to satisfy your needs, including delicious home cooked snacks served throughout the ground floor of the hotel.

Opening hours
Breakfast: 08:00 - 10:00
Weekend times may vary

Brasserie

The Brasserie features lots of little nooks and crannies where you can feel cosy. The menu is based on a traditional flair for English food interspersed with dishes from around the world. Our Bistro is a more informal dining experience with a 3-course menu featuring the finest local ingredients and a wide variety of dishes. We specialise in home-cooked wholesome food and take pride in everything we create.

Opening hours
Lunch: 12.00 - 14.00
Dinner: 17.30 - 21.00
Weekend times may vary

Lounge Bar

At the Ambleside Salutation Hotel, you can enjoy a warm welcome and a cold drink in the lounge, with comfortable seating, cosy fires and local ale. Come in with a book or a newspaper (or electronic equivalent) and take time out in a relaxed atmosphere. After a long day exploring the wonders of the Lake District, theres no better place to while away the evening.

Opening hours
11:00-23:30
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Keen golfers are sure to relish a round of golf set against some of the finest scenery in England. There are two courses a short drive away from the Ambleside Salutation Hotel.

As you might expect, Windermere is one of the most scenic golf clubs in England and is sometimes referred to as a miniature Gleneagles.
Located 5 miles from the hotel, this parkland, 5132-yard course has 18 holes and a par of 65.

  • Windermere
  • Keswick

Windermere

Keen golfers are sure to relish a round of golf set against some of the finest scenery in England. There are two courses a short drive away from the Ambleside Salutation Hotel.

As you might expect, Windermere is one of the most scenic golf clubs in England and is sometimes referred to as a miniature Gleneagles.
Located 5 miles from the hotel, this parkland, 5132-yard course has 18 holes and a par of 65.

5.00 miles away in Windermere

Course type

Parkland

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

65

Distance

5132 Yards

Handicap

Handicap required

Prices

Keswick

Enjoy a round of golf with breathtaking views of the surrounding Lakeland Fells - including Blencathra, Skiddaw and the Helvellyn Range.
A little further away at 15 miles from the hotel, this parkland terrain, 6200-yard course has 18 holes and a par of 71.

15.00 miles away in Keswick

Course type

Parkland

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

71

Distance

6200 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

Spa & Leisure facilities

After a hard day exploring mountains, what could be better than to return to a lovely Lake District Spa hotel for some quality pampering?

  • Spa Facilities
  • Treatments

Spa Facilities

To help ease away those stresses and strains, the Ambleside Salutation Hotel has the on-site Waterfall Spa. Here we can provide various massages, facial treatments, body wraps, manicures, and pedicures.

We use only the finest natural and holistic treatments combined with unique treatment techniques to achieve incredible results, so you'll leave feeling renewed and revitalised.

  • No. of treatment rooms: 4
  • Minimum guests per booking: 1
  • Maximum guests per booking: 16
  • Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times

Opening Times

Monday - Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00

Treatments

We only use the finest natural spa products which include Bespoke Aroma and Ila.

Health & Beauty
From £40.00 / Treatment
Massage
From £45.00 / Treatment
Mind & Body
From £55.00 / Treatment
Health & Beauty
From £40.00 / Treatment
Body Wrap
65 mins
From£80.00
Cascade Spa Day
65 mins
From£155.00
Facial
50 mins
From£60.00
Fountain Spa Day
30 mins
From£125.00
Half Day Package
60 mins
From£65.00
Manicure
50 mins
From£40.00
Mini Facial
25 mins
From£40.00
Pedicure
50 mins
From£40.00
Massages
From £45.00 / Treatment
Aromatherapy Massage
25 mins
From£45.00
Head Massage
40 mins
From£50.00
Hot Stone Massage
25 mins
From£55.00
Lava Shell Massage
25 mins
From£55.00
Sports Massage
50 mins
From£75.00
Waterfall Spa Signature Treatm
80 mins
From£85.00
Mind & Body
From £55.00 / Treatment
Reflexology
50 mins
From£55.00

Make the most of our leisure facilities and enjoy some down time

Gym and Swimming Pool Leisure Facilities

Meetings & Events

Set in the heart of the Lake District at a delightful location, The Ambleside Salutation Hotel is a wonderful place to hold a meeting or event.

Venue

With a location that include...

For any enquiries please contact events on 0844 387 62 40

Set in the heart of the Lake District at a delightful location, The Ambleside Salutation Hotel is a wonderful place to hold a meeting or event.

Venue

With a location that includes free onsite parking, we have much to offer as an excellent conference venue. As well as fabulous rooms and on-site leisure facilities, you can expect good food and helpful staff who are dedicated to making your meeting a success. We endeavour to create a conference package that best accommodates your needs and budget.

Rooms

We cater for dinner dances, conferences, small weddings and more. For a smaller meeting, choose Garden room 1 for plenty of natural light and a relaxed atmosphere. For events involving up to 80 people, book Garden rooms 1 & 2 together. This is ideal for meetings, banquets, classes or theatre-style events. Free Wi-Fi is also available in all rooms.

Packages

We'll provide all the basics, like pens and flip charts, as well as refreshments throughout the day. We've also designed a range of standard packages for day delegates to accommodate your needs from the standard Westmorland package of essentials to the more lavish Westmorland Plus and Premier. If you'd prefer something tailor-made, we offer bespoke solutions too. Why not call us to discuss your requirements?

Available Room Set Ups

  • Banquet
  • Boardroom
  • Classroom
  • Theatre
  • U shape
Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Garden Room 1 40 12 12 18 20
Garden Room 2 50 24 20 20 30
Garden Room 1&2 together 80 36 30 26 50

Reviews of Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, BW Premier Collection

Traveller Overview:
4.5 Rating: 1901 reviews
Excellent 69%
Very Good 22%
Average 4%
Poor 1%
Terrible 1%
Rating

deanoreviews, wrote review 23/10/2020

Anniversary break

First visit, really good experience. The hotel was immaculate and comfortable with good COVID safe practices. Staff efficient and professional. We had a balcony classic room which was better than expe... more

Rating

happyincumbria, wrote review 17/10/2020

Looks let it down

We stayed for two nights after a two night stay at different hotel. Check in was very quick and easy. We booked and payed for 2 balcony rooms. One great one not so good. Reception we’re great, expla... more

Owner Response
Paul Cookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel, BW Premier Collection, responded to this review
Tha k you so much for posting your review. Glad to read that the yeam on Reception were great in acting swiftly to move your rooms. Great to read your comments about our staff their friendly service and food. I agree the oitside hot tub is a must great after a day on the fells to chill out in. We look forward to welcoming you back to stay with us again soon.
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U1063OJdonnaw, wrote review 16/10/2020

Great downtime stay at the Ambleside Salutation

We booked this hotel for a 5 night stay to get away from it all and have some downtime. We had a wonderful stay in the Langdale, lovely big room, large comfy bed and we had a great nights sleep each ... more

Owner Response
Paul Cookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel, BW Premier Collection, responded to this review
Thank you so much for posting your review and for your excellent feedback . It sounds like we ticked all the boxes for your break away with us good to read that you enjoyed some well needed downtime with us. We are blessed with a great location with everything on our doorstep and with great attentive and friendly staff . The Langdale room is really popular - glad you enjoyed the underfloor heating and our Spa facilities which have been a grrat addition to the hotel especially the outdoor tub! We look forward to welcoming you back to stay with us again soon.
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teunied2015, wrote review 16/10/2020

Change of scene.

Just had a lovely few days at this hotel. We had been allocated a parking space at the front of the hotel as I had mentioned when booking that I have a blue badge. Felt very covid safe with plenty of ... more

Owner Response
Paul Cookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel, BW Premier Collection, responded to this review
Thank you so much for taking the time ro post your review and for your lovely feedback. Good to read you felt Covid safe with our customer care procedures in place. Glad you enjoyed using the Spa - Anita will be delighted to be mentioned in your review she is a great member of the team. Thank you too for the comments about the team and our food good to know we are getting it right. We look forward to your return- I hear black sparkly nails are all the rage - glad you like them!
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billwO6116BD, wrote review 16/10/2020

Three day break.

Excellent stay. Set in the centre of all the area's amenities with secure parking and ample space. Covid security first rate. The food was to be highly recommended as is the service. All the staff wer... more

Owner Response
Paul Cookson, General Manager at Ambleside Salutation Hotel, BW Premier Collection, responded to this review
Thank you so much for posting your review and for your great feedback after your three day break with us. Your comments and compliments about our staff, food, parking and Covid care are really very much apprecaited. We look forward to welcoming you back to stay soon.