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.

Squirrels

4 star rating

Neaum Crag, Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside & Area

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

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£325-£675

4 star rating
Neaum Crag, Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside & Area

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£325-£675

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Gable End Cottage

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£309-£735

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£309-£735

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Hollybrook - The Falls

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£719-£2045

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£719-£2045

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

High Fellside

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£469-£1089

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£469-£1089

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

Sycamore Cottages - Upper Sycamore Cottage

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£480-£800

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£480-£800

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

The River House

4 star rating

Clappersgate near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£819-£2489

4 star rating
Clappersgate near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£819-£2489

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

Kelsick Heights

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£480-£800

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£480-£800

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The Lawns

3 star rating

near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£525-£899

3 star rating
near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£525-£899

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

The Moorings

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£440-£740

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£440-£740

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

Wastwater

4 star rating

Loughrigg, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£545-£1359

4 star rating
Loughrigg, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£545-£1359

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

Hayrake

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£545-£1055

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£545-£1055

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

Badger Cottage

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£480-£800

4 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£480-£800

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Hillside

4 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£429-£1075

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Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£429-£1075

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

Elterwater - Neaum Crag

0 star rating

Skelwith Bridge, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£449-£749

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Skelwith Bridge, near Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£449-£749

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

Brookfield

3 star rating

Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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

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£569-£1120

3 star rating
Ambleside, Ambleside & Area

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£569-£1120

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