Ambleside Area in the Lake District

An excellent holiday base from which to tour the Lake District...

Located right in the centre of the Lake District at the head of Lake Windermere, Ambleside is surrounded by beautiful scenery. This bustling, busy market town offers visitors numerous shops, cosy pubs and plenty of places to eat out.

Ambleside has easy access to the surrounding fells and mountains and is an excellent base from which to tour the Lake District. A short walk from the town centre is Stock Ghyll Force, a spectacular 70ft waterfall and to the southeast is Jenkins Crag (730ft), with its great views of Ambleside and the surrounding hills. Well worth a visit is Stagshaw Garden, a woodland garden with lovely floral displays set on a steep hillside overlooking Lake Windermere. From the garden walks lead through Skelghyll Woods to the fells beyond.

For the less energetic, there are strolls along the shore of Lake Windermere, boat trips down the lake and back, or maybe just potter around the many outdoor shops, craft shops and galleries before a good pub lunch.

Wansfell Cottage

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£495-£1075

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£495-£1075

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Potter Tarn - Neaum Crag

3 star rating

Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£440-£740

3 star rating
Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside & Area

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£440-£740

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Tower House

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£489-£925

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£489-£925

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

2 Fairview Terrace

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£499-£1055

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£499-£1055

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

Westside

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£0-£626

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£0-£626

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Elterwater - Neaum Crag

3 star rating

Skelwith Bridge, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£449-£849

3 star rating
Skelwith Bridge, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£449-£849

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Bridge House Cottage

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£635-£1540

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£635-£1540

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 2

Toad Hall

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£475-£825

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£475-£825

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

A Stone’s Throw Cottage

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£495-£949

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£495-£949

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Old Lake House

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£1269-£1269

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£1269-£1269

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Tarnside

4 star rating

Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£459-£999

4 star rating
Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£459-£999

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

Ellerview

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£619-£1245

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£619-£1245

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

Loughrigg Holme (Luxury)

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 10
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£1455-£3565

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£1455-£3565

Sleeps: 10 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

Yew Bank

4 star rating

Clappersgate, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£655-£1345

4 star rating
Clappersgate, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£655-£1345

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Blea Tarn

3 star rating

Loughrigg, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£455-£939

3 star rating
Loughrigg, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£455-£939

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1