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Cottages in Ambleside

Self catering holiday accommodation in Ambleside

Here on the northern shores of Lake Windermere you'll find an attractive and sophisticated Lakeland village, renowned as a perfect base for walking in the Lake District. Explore pretty little streets lined with traditional Lakeland cottages, wonderful shops, quality restaurants and historic attractions... all close by to your holiday cottage in Ambleside.

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Blue Hill Park

Ambleside

Blue Hill Park is a 'state of the art' sophisticated ground floor apartment forming part of this modern select development on the slopes of Wansfell yet only 10 minute's stroll from the vibrant centre... View Property >

VisitEngland 4 star rated property
Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Start Day: Saturday
Pets: No
Parking: Yes
Price: £325 to £625

Middlerigg

Ambleside

This luxurious character property is part of a converted coach house and stables, a couple of miles from Ambleside village and a stroll from 'Brockhole', the National Park Visitor Centre incorporating... View Property >

VisitEngland 4 star rated property
Sleeps: 6
Bedrooms: 3
Start Day: Saturday
Pets: No
Parking: Yes
Price: £395 to £895

Ecclerigg Cottage

Ambleside

This pretty courtyard country cottage nestles in a peaceful backwater just off the absolute heart of picturesque and bustling Ambleside village.  Warm in character yet contemporary in style, we a... View Property >

VisitEngland 3 star rated property
Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Start Day: Saturday
Pets: No
Parking: Yes
Price: £360 to £725

Fairfield

Ambleside

This luxury Lake District apartment isn't just a decadent dream inside; Fairfield lies within Lake Windermere's prestigious Pullwood Bay residence, dating back to 1891. The impressive country house st... View Property >

VisitEngland 5 star rated property
Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Start Day: Friday
Pets: No
Parking: Yes
Price: £475 to £810

Lowtherwood

Ambleside

The height of Lake District luxury, with breathtaking views over Lake Windermere and a prestigious location on the edges of cosmopolitan Ambleside village. Relax together in outstanding living space,... View Property >

VisitEngland 5 star gold rated property
Sleeps: 8
Bedrooms: 4
Start Day: Friday
Pets: 1 Dog
Parking: Yes
Price: £1695 to £3850

Birch Knoll

Ambleside

A beautifully presented Lakeland bungalow with private gardens and fell views, only 5 minutes walk from the centre of Ambleside and close to Waterhead Pier. Birch Knoll has been recently refurbished a... View Property >

VisitEngland 4 star rated property
Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Start Day: Saturday
Pets: No
Parking: Yes
Price: £360 to £730

Little Hart Crag

Ambleside

A sophisticated Ambleside apartment with an adorably quirky layout, in a very convenient location between the village centre and Waterhead Pier. Little Hart Crag is spacious, stylish and perfectly pla... View Property >

VisitEngland 3 star rated property
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Start Day: Saturday
Pets: No
Parking: Yes
Price: £295 to £460

Pavement Cottage

Ambleside

Aptly named, this sophisticated Ambleside cottage enjoys a convenient central location, just off the bustling heart of the village.Pavement Cottage was once the 'bottling house' of Ambleside's Jackson... View Property >

VisitEngland 4 star rated property
Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 3
Start Day: Saturday
Pets: No
Parking: Yes
Price: £395 to £770

River Falls View

Ambleside

Perched above Stock Ghyll gorge, with a stream rushing past one balcony and sun glinting through woodlands at the other, River Falls View is a spacious and perhaps romantic retreat just minutes from t... View Property >

VisitEngland 4 star rated property
Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Start Day: Saturday
Pets: No
Parking: Yes
Price: £350 to £690

Springwell Cottage

Ambleside

This grade II listed cottage stands proudly at the heart of Ambleside village; a stunning example of 16th century Lakeland made luxurious by a tasteful refurbishment. Original features to shine alongs... View Property >

VisitEngland 4 star rated property
Sleeps: 6
Bedrooms: 3
Start Day: Saturday
Pets: 2 Dogs
Parking: Yes
Price: £435 to £765