We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
03/07/2017 04/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Summer Hill Country House

    Hawkshead Hill, Ambleside LA22 0PP, England
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    03/07/2017 04/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (122)
          Room & Suite (40)
          Dining (8)
          Easedale Lodge
          1,166 reviews
          #5 of 103 B&Bs / Inns in Ambleside
           
          Riverside B&B
          1,112 reviews
          #2 of 103 B&Bs / Inns in Ambleside
           
          Grizedale Lodge
          354 reviews
          #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Grizedale
           
          Nanny Brow
          661 reviews
          #12 of 103 B&Bs / Inns in Ambleside
           
          Overview
          • Excellent96%
          • Very good3%
          • Average1%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “truffles” (45 reviews)
          “tarn hows” (59 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Wheelchair Access
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          All hotel details
          Offers from Summer Hill Country House
          Special Offer: BOOK DIRECT&SAVE
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          Easedale Lodge
          1,166 reviews
          #5 of 103 B&Bs / Inns in Ambleside
           
          Riverside B&B
          1,112 reviews
          #2 of 103 B&Bs / Inns in Ambleside
           
          Grizedale Lodge
          354 reviews
          #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Grizedale
           
          Nanny Brow
          661 reviews
          #12 of 103 B&Bs / Inns in Ambleside
           
          Rooms
          Jul 3Jul 4
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Ambleside hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "1fd9c0f270654c91931ca10898f2deb9", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1052851,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"1fd9c0f270654c91931ca10898f2deb9","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Summer Hill Country House","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjFmZDljMGYyNzA2NTRjOTE5MzFjYTEwODk4ZjJkZWI5IiwiQUlLIjoiNzEwMDRjNDNjYmI0NGRhOTlkNWQzZGY2NjRjMmM3YzMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/07/2017", "checkOut": "04/07/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (536)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          • More languages

          1 - 5 of 536 reviews

          Reviewed yesterday

          Our second visit, wouldn't have thought of going elsewhere. A different room from our last stay, equally comfortable with delightful views of buttercup filled fields and cuckoos to listen to. Didn't need lunch after the breakfasts. Lots of choice and delicious. We looked forward to...More

          Thank barhullion
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          Perched above the picturesque village of Hawkeshead, (yes I am a real estate agent), this beautiful character B&B offers really comfortable beds, consistent hot water in the shower, lovely views, guest lounge, beamed dining room, everything clean, spick and span and perfect for the weary...More

          Thank Hamish B
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This really is a lovely B&B. The location is perfect, quiet, beautiful, rural, green, peaceful. After a lovely breakfast it is possible to put on your boots and walk to Tarn Howes (which is spectacular at any time of year), enjoy the exercise and then...More

          Thank Elaine w
          Response from SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country HouseResponded 1 week ago

          Thank you for your positive comments. We enjoyed meeting you and the other two girls and we are pleased that you had a pleasant few days. Hopefully it will not be too long before we see you again.

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Excellent B&B in the most beautiful location. Owners Mike and Patsy were lovely - great breakfast (fantastic homemade bread!!), very knowledgeable about the surrounding area, and good chats. Nice, clean rooms - the truffle chocolates were yum!

          Thank Katie D
          Response from SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thank you for the lovely comments...we are glad that you had a great time and that you found the breakfast sustaining for your rigourous walking schedule. We look forward to seeing you again and good luck for your relocation to the north...

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We had a fantastic experience at Summerhill. The room and house are fantastic, and the hosts were very welcoming and very helpful throughout. Will definately return in the future. The room we had was comfortable with an amazing view over Hawkshead, the village where Wordsworth...More

          Review collected in partnership with this hotel
          Thank jacklO3001WB
          Response from SeenBeen, Owner at Summer Hill Country HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

          Thank you for this very positive review and congratulations on your getting engaged whilst staying with us!!!

          Easedale Lodge
          1,166 reviews
          #5 of 103 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Ambleside
           
          Riverside B&B
          1,112 reviews
          #2 of 103 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Ambleside
           
          Grizedale Lodge
          354 reviews
          #1 of 1 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Grizedale
           
          Nanny Brow
          661 reviews
          #12 of 103 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Ambleside
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$129 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 5
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline, Agoda and T4B so you can book your Summer Hill Country House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • England >
          • Cumbria >
          • Lake District >
          • Ambleside
          • Also Known As
          • Summer Hill Country House Hotel Ambleside
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (122)
          Room & Suite (40)
          Dining (8)
          Pool & Beach (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (101)
          Bathroom (2)
          Nearby
          The Yewdale Inn
          277 reviews
          3.66 km away
           
          Black Bull Inn and Hotel
          426 reviews
          3.67 km away
           
          Skelwith Bridge Hotel
          365 reviews
          4.57 km away
           
          The Sun Coniston
          262 reviews
          3.83 km away
           
          Waterhead Hotel
          652 reviews
          2.99 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          The Sun Inn
          496 reviews
          1.84 km away
          Steam Bistro
          415 reviews
          3.50 km away
          Queen's Head Restaurant
          698 reviews
          1.80 km away
          The Bluebird Cafe
          945 reviews
          3.48 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Tarn Hows
          888 reviews
          .98 km away
          Go Ape at Grizedale Forest Cumbria
          488 reviews
          4.46 km away
          Cathedral Quarry (Cathedral Cave)
          42 reviews
          4.51 km away
          Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House
          1,601 reviews
          4.79 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from Summer Hill Country House staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "We like Room 4; it has a bay window and a seating area."
          Read review
          "Room 4 best with good views"
          Read review
          "Upper floor room had great views"
          Read review
          "We loved our room #4 as it had 2 chairs to sit in and view the fields. Perfect for a tea in the afternoon."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing