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.

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

Tarnside

4 star rating

Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£505-£885

4 star rating
Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£505-£885

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

Tottlebank - The Falls

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£529-£1689

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£529-£1689

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 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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£385-£939

3 star rating
Loughrigg, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£385-£939

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

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

The Ambleside Suite

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£549-£1385

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£549-£1385

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

Carr Crag Lodge

4 star rating

Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside & Area

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

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£749-£2475

4 star rating
Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside & Area

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£749-£2475

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

Bessyboot

4 star rating

Troutbeck, Ambleside & Area

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

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£449-£740

4 star rating
Troutbeck, Ambleside & Area

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£449-£740

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

Cosy Nook

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£389-£875

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£389-£875

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

Hillside Cottage

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£379-£859

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£379-£859

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

Fell View

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 7
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£499-£1495

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£499-£1495

Sleeps: 7 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 0

Halfway House

4 star rating

Clappersgate near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 7
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£589-£1759

4 star rating
Clappersgate near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£589-£1759

Sleeps: 7 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Oaklands

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£395-£815

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£395-£815

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

4 Broomriggs

3 star rating

Hawkshead, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£505-£919

3 star rating
Hawkshead, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£505-£919

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 0

Rolton House

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£529-£1325

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£529-£1325

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