Get an overview of this hotel3-star Ambleside hotel in Grasmere with free parking

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
Laundry facilities

Location

Located in Grasmere, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Grasmere Garden Village, Helm Crag, and St Oswald's Church. Wordsworth Museum and Dove Cottage are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and coffee/tea in a common area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and free newspapers are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 37 rooms offer free WiFi, room service, and satellite TV. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, free bottled water, and hair dryers.

 Guest Highlights

  • Spotless guestrooms
  • High-quality beds
  • Good location
  • Breakfast
  • Convenient parking
  • Helpful staff
  • Overall room comfort

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. 2 meeting rooms are available. This business-friendly hotel also offers a garden, coffee/tea in a common area, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Onsite self parking is complimentary. Guests can use the indoor pool and health club at a partner property.

Macdonald Swan Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 1650 
  • Total number of rooms - 37 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Garden 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Waggoners - This restaurant specializes in British cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Walkers Bar - This bar specializes in British cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

The Lounge - This lobby lounge specializes in local cuisine.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of GBP 15.00 per pet, per night
  • Dogs only
  • Specific rooms only
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 7 rooms. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: GBP 18.00 for adults and GBP 12.50 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP 15.00 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Macdonald Swan Ambleside
  • Macdonald Swan Hotel
  • Macdonald Swan Hotel Ambleside
  • Macdonald Swan

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.


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