Summer Hill Country House

Hawkshead HillAmblesideLA22 0PPUnited Kingdom
Bed & Breakfast
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About Summer Hill Country House

Summer Hill Country House offers bed and breakfast accommodation in Ambleside. The house, dating back to the 1700s, has been recently refurbished to a very high standard bringing together the traditional features of a large Lakeland residence with contemporary luxury guest accommodation. The house, in a rural setting, overlooks the tiny hamlet of Hawkshead Hill and the surrounding fells and is within easy walking distance of the renowned beauty spot of Tarn Hows. It is situated about a mile and a half from Hawkshead, where four pubs offer evening meals. A selection of walks and maps are available.

All rooms have ensuite shower rooms, hospitality tray, flat screen tv, hairdryer,and free WiFi. A hand made complimentary chocolate truffle is placed daily at the bedside. Breakfast includes traditional English cooked breakfast with locally sourced award winning bacon and sausage, and a range of cereals, yoghurt, fresh fruit salad, Hawkshead relish jams and sauces and toast made from home-made bread.

Summer Hill is an excellent base from which to tour the outstanding natural beauty of the Lake District with Ambleside, Grasmere and the market town of Kendal all within easy travelling distance.


Hawkshead Hill, Ambleside, LA22 0PP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1539)436180 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Car park
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / corridors
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 16:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Rating Overview

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9.2 /10
9.2 out of 10 based on 57 reviews