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    The Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel

    Great Langdale, Ambleside LA22 9JY, England
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    Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

    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

    Thank Nicola F
    Reviewed 11 June 2016

    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

    Thank Lynda07
    Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

    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

    Thank Lindendale
    Reviewed 9 June 2016

    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. We ate...More

    Thank MattRach456
    Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

    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

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    • Free Internet
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    • Price range
    • US$114 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Family Hotel in Ambleside
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Ambleside
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    "Take your own pillows and dressing gowns if you don't get an en-suite room"
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    "Resident's bar was a nice quiet place to have a meal."
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