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.
We ate here twice during our weekend away as we were camping at the nearest campsite and didn't fancy cooking. The food is delicious and freshly cooked on sight ... The fish and chips were lovely, fresh flakey fish with a light crisp batter, twice...More
We stayed in Room 10 for two nights - this is a twin room with en suite. Fairly compact, very clean and comfortable and quite amazing views!
We had our Collie with us so ate both evening meals and breakfast in the Residents bar. It's...More
Out in the middle of a sublime nowhere, tucked under a mountain, the hotel feel unchanged for a hundred years (except for perfectly good wifi). A friendly gentleman named Derick acts as a host even though he isn't actually on the staff, and everyone sitting...More
Our 2nd visit to the ODG. Stayed in room 12 again, perfect sized room, with a big en-suite. Nice toiletries and a good hospitality tray provided.
The ODG may be a little worn, but the location and the atmosphere make up for it.
The first time last year we gave the Old Dungeon Gyhll the benefit of the doubt when the service was incredibly slow, and ineffective.
Last year we booked!
This year we tried the walkers bar. No better service though.
It was very slow and our...More
TripAdvisor gives a Certificate of Excellence to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travellers.
Things to do
US$114 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
#6 Family Hotel in Ambleside
#11 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
Number of rooms
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel 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.