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Dog Friendly Cottages in Ambleside

Dog Friendly Cottages in Ambleside

Dog friendly cottages in Ambleside

A holiday in Ambleside puts you right in the very heart of the Lake District. Perfect for dog lovers to access a huge range of dog friendly walks. Plus muddy-paw welcoming pubs, cafes and activities in the area.

And Lakelovers have a superb range of Dog Friendly Cottages in Ambleside to choose from. For us, we know that our pets are as much a part of the family as anyone else. Which is why we have a large range of pet friendly cottages in Ambleside to choose from.

Also with Lakelovers, bringing your whole family on holiday doesn’t mean missing out on your dream getaway. We have dog friendly properties to suit all budgets and desires.

Dog friendly self-catering accommodation in Ambleside

Are you looking for a walking bolt-hole in the very centre of Ambleside? Our cottages put you within a stone’s throw of some of the areas most famous walking and scrambling routes. We offer secluded romantic getaways, spacious barn conversions and luxurious properties. No matter what, we know that you’ll want the whole family to be involved. That’s why we have this great selection of dog friendly cottages in Ambleside.

Choosing a self-catering holiday means you can really relax and unwind. With all the flexibility and privacy that self-catering affords. You also get the comfort of home-from-home conveniences. Such as washer/dryers, boot rooms and state of the art kitchen and bathrooms. And even better, with our dog friendly cottages no one in the family gets left behind!

Where to Take Your Dog in Ambleside

Ambleside is an easy choice for a comfortable self-catering break with everyone in tow. Throughout Ambleside there’s lots of outside seating for eating and drinking, which is perfect for a relax with muddy paws.

Stone-floors are a mainstay of many Lake District pubs where muddy boots are generally expected. Many walkers make their way from the fells to enjoy a refreshing post-ramble drink and fireside chat. Mucky pups are often welcome, with refreshing water bowls at most pubs and cafes in Ambleside.

Particularly dog friendly eateries and pubs in Ambleside include Luigi’s Restaurant. They actually have dog baskets in the downstairs room, dedicated to dog walkers.

A superb 3.5 mile walk from Ambleside to Barngates will take you to The Drunken Duck Inn. Many of their own ales (micro-brewery on site) are named after much-loved pets, like the popular Tag Lag. They welcome visits from new doggy friends in the bar area (though not the fine-dining restaurant).

As well as the vibrant town center you are spoilt for activities in and around Ambleside. They can be accessed by foot or using the excellent bus service connecting you with Windermere Steamers. The train station will further open up your horizons, and both welcome dog travellers too!

Don’t forget a bit of doggy retail therapy and pop into Paws by the Lake at Waterhead Pier in Ambleside, after enjoying a Windermere Lake Cruise where dogs travel for free! Dogs are very welcome at the Water Edge Inn, at Waterhead too.

A popular walk to do straight from one of our dog friendly cottages in Ambleside includes Loughrigg Fell. There are small tarns and generally plenty of muddy puddles on top to quench doggy thirsts! You’ll also bag a Wainwright with this gentle fell.

A visit to Rydal is a must where you can walk around Rydal Water, visit Rydal Cave and enjoy a splash in the river at Rydal stepping-stones. The Glen Rothay Hotel bar, Badger Bar, in Rydal whilst is small and has a limited food menu does welcome dogs.

Wansfell gives dogs plenty of space to let off some energy, as long as you’re mindful of grazing animals. Walking from Ambleside over Wansfell, drop down to The Mortal Man pub in the Troutbeck Valley. There you can enjoy some of the best food and guest ales in the Lakes in this very dog friendly pub.

Travelling the Lakes

A visit to Ambleside puts you in the very heart of the famous Lake District National Park. Booking a self-catering cottage gives you the freedom to enjoy some of the best-loved scenery in the UK. When on holiday with a pet we know you’d prefer to do as little driving as possible. This makes Ambleside such a perfect choice, as everything is on your doorstep.

Ambleside sits in the middle of the superb A591, which services the whole of the Lake District. The area has excellent all-year-round bus services. Look out for the open top 599 which travels between Bowness, Windermere – where you can use Windermere train station – Ambleside, Grasmere and Keswick, so you can take your pick of where to explore from Ambleside. Most public transport in the Lakes welcomes well-behaved dogs.

Along with the fantastic transport links for getting out and about, there’s so much in the Ambleside area you can do on foot. Lots of shops, eateries and galleries, as well as lake, fell and woodland walks from the town center.

Lakelovers also have a superb collection of dog friendly cottages in nearby Grasmere. They’re worth browsing if you feel like exploring a less busy part of the central Lakes.

If you’re looking pet friendly cottages in Ambleside for the whole family to enjoy a relaxing getaway, we know you’ll love our hand-picked collection. But if you can’t find what you’re looking for contact our expert customer service team who are ready to help.

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Special Offer Special offer - 4 nights Mon - Fri reduced from £506 to £450
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Log Burner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Car Park Available
  • 1 pet allowed

Barley Croft is a beautiful and welcoming retreat just a minute's walk from the centre of the popular village of Ambleside.Tastefully presented by the current owner, this pretty property is an ideal escape to get away from it all and enjoy everything the Lake District has to offer right from the front door.

Available From£425.00
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Gale Lodge Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Gas Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 1 car
  • 1 pet allowed
  • Infants welcome

Part of an impressive 17th century gentleman's residence, this elegantly refurbished property in Ambleside has been a labour of love for its owners. Retaining its traditional character, Gale Lodge 'Cottage' provides sophisticated living space and true relaxation with far-reaching views over the village to the Lakeland Fells. Couples or families will enjoy plenty of sociable space; chatting around the real flame woodburner, dining in style or watching the sun set in the scenic conservatory.

Available From£525.00
Special Offer
Todd Crag House Ambleside
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Gas Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 2 cars
  • 2 pets allowed

A sumptuous Lakeland hideaway being part of a traditional colour washed gentleman's residence located at the foot of Loughrigg Fell - on the outskirts of Ambleside. Taking its name from the rocky outcrop behind the 400 year old property Todd Crag House will delight. This two bedroom, two bathroom cottage apartment has been carefully designed to marry the original features with current expectations. Luxurious soft furnishings and tasteful palettes have been carefully chosen for your comfort. Although only a two bedroom property it is surprisingly large with a spacious lounge, fully fitted dining kitchen, two bedrooms with king size beds and views of the fells, a bathroom with powerful shower and a further en-suite shower room. This property has a fabulous second west facing sitting room with bay window and rosewood dining table for 4. In addition this property has exclusive use of the extensive garden to the rear with garden furniture and views of the fells.

Available From£435.00
Special Offer
Lowtherwood Ambleside
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Log Burner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Hot Tub
  • Private parking for 6 cars
  • 2 pets allowed
  • Infants welcome

Lowtherwood is a spacious detached 5 Star Gold Award property offering breathtaking views over Lake Windermere and a prestigious location close to Ambleside, Windermere and the lake. Family groups and friends can enjoy spreading out in the stylish living space with dramatic vaulted ceiling, woodburning stove and a wall of glass opening out to a balcony. Luxurious bedroom suites and superb bathroom facilities guarantee your comfort and relaxation with the added attraction of balconies and private viewing patios to 3 of the 4 bedrooms – don't forget the hot tub outside and sauna inside! Cook up a storm in the state-of-the-art kitchen and keep an eye on your favourite television shows at the same time, then wine and dine in surroundings fit for the famous stars who have stayed here before. All year round, this outstanding property promises an unforgettable taste of the Lake District high life. Enjoy! Lowtherwood is owned by the Holbeck Ghyll hotel and is situated within the hotel grounds. As guests staying at Lowtherwood you are able to use the spa facilities by appointment.

Available From£1700.00
Special Offer
Roseberry Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Gas Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 1 car
  • Car Park Available
  • 1 pet allowed
  • Infants welcome

Roseberry Cottage is a real charmer; a sophisticated cottage retreat, only seconds from the vibrant centre of Ambleside. Outwardly a traditional Lakeland terrace with quaint walled patio garden, internally refurbished with contemporary elegance and comfort throughout.

Available From£465.00
Special Offer Special Offer! 7 nights reduced from £495 to £425
Loughrigg Hide Ambleside
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Gas Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Car Park Available
  • 1 pet allowed
  • Infants welcome

Aptly named, this contemporary cottage apartment looks straight towards Loughrigg Fell from its central setting. Found opposite Hayes Garden World, adjacent to Lake Road, only a short stroll from the absolute heart of Ambleside and the ferries at Waterhead, we think this is a perfect base for a holiday at any time of the year. Modern and sophisticated sum up this little hide and if you yearn for somewhere beautiful on the doorstep of Lakeland's most picturesque and visited village - look no further.

Available From£375.00
Special Offer Short breaks available please call 015394 88855
Pudding Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 2 cars
  • 1 pet allowed
  • Infants welcome

Pudding Cottage is a family and dog friendly spacious 5 star property close to Ambleside and Windermere. The property is in a peaceful location at the head of a private lane as part of a group of traditional Lakeland buildings that formed the original coach house and stables for the 1st Earl of Lonsdale. With stunning scenery on you doorstep and a fabulously luxurious and contemporary finish, Pudding Cottage has received multiple awards both locally and nationally. The landscaped communal gardens attract a wide range of wildlife and many a guest has been delighted to spy our resident Jemima Puddle-ducks waiting for breakfast at the back door. Inclusive free leisure club membership is provided for 5 at nearby Choices Health Club at Troutbeck Bridge (approx 1 mile). With added luxury welcome items and toiletries provided, your stay will be relaxing and memorable from the moment you arrive.

Available From£675.00
Special Offer
Old Wool Loft Ambleside
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Log Burner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Car Park Available
  • 1 pet allowed
  • Infants welcome

This gorgeous cosy & classy central Lakeland treat is within the heart of picturesque Ambleside village providing a contemporary, romantic and convenient hideaway for any special occasion. Completed in traditional Lakeland cottage style, but step inside and you'll fall in love with the clean and crisp presentation and those breath-taking views.

Available From£375.00
Special Offer
Courtyard Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Gas Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 1 car
  • Car Park Available
  • 2 pets allowed

A secluded and romantic retreat, with a village centre location that's hard to beat... Ambleside is bustling and vibrant throughout the year and from Courtyard Cottage you never have far to go to reach your favourite restaurant or bar or see the latest films. Convenient yet secluded from the hustle and bustle, Courtyard Cottage is a real find.

Available From£425.00
Special Offer
High Gale Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Open Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 1 car
  • 1 pet allowed
  • Infants welcome

High above Ambleside on the lower slopes of Wansfell, this spacious Lakeland cottage enjoys breathtaking views over the village to Loughrigg Fell and beyond. It's a place to relax away from everyday life, or recover after a day on the fells, with light and airy rooms, sumptuous furnishings and pretty, traditional features.

Available From£385.00
Special Offer
Mallards Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Open Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 2 cars
  • 1 pet allowed

Self catering cottages rarely come in a more picturesque setting. Mallards Cottage is set within Stepping Stones House which is an historic country property, which was once owned by William Wordsworth's son and overlooks the famous stepping stones across the River Rothay. With beautiful views in every direction; this lovely location is amazingly within walking distance of the bustling village of Ambleside.

Available From£545.00
Special Offer
Ghyll Foot Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Log Burner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Car Park Available
  • 2 pets allowed
  • Infants welcome

Situated in the heart of Ambleside Village, this whitewashed character cottage is a real treat. Filled with charm and character this traditional cottage has been lovingly restored retaining much of the original charm whilst adding everything you could need for a memorable stay.

Available From£415.00
Special Offer
Apple Tree Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Log Burner
  • Wi-Fi
  • 1 pet allowed

Located close to the centre of the bustling village of Ambleside, in the heart of the Lake District, Appletree Cottage, has been beautifully developed by the current owners to offer quality accommodation, and a cottage garden all just a few minutes' walk from all the village amenities.

Available From£420.00
Special Offer
Treacle Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 9
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Log Burner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 4 cars
  • 2 pets allowed
  • Infants welcome

Treacle Cottage is a great example of a 17th century Lakeland farmhouse. Sympathetically refurbished to provide luxurious self catering accommodation, with many enchanting original features. Exposed beams, fine views and a tiered garden.

Available From£925.00
Special Offer
Kirkley Bank Ambleside
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Log Burner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 4 cars
  • 2 pets allowed
  • Infants welcome

An outstanding contemporary barn conversion in a sublime location, with famous fell views through almost every window. Only a couple of miles from Ambleside and just a stroll from the acclaimed Drunken Duck Inn, this spacious property is a paradise for walkers or lovers of Lakeland countryside. The views are enjoyed in every sociable space whatever the weather; sophisticated dining room, cosy lounge and even the crisp modern kitchen.

Available From£525.00
Special Offer
2 Hart Head Barn Ambleside
  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Log Burner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 5 cars
  • 2 pets allowed
  • Infants welcome

2 Hart Head Barn is set in an elevated position above the village of Rydal and just yards away from Rydal Mount, the one time home of the poet William Wordsworth. Offering beautiful south facing views across the valley to Lake Windermere, this semi-detached barn conversion has been finished to a high standard and offers quality accommodation in a great location and is a very popular property for extended family gatherings and groups of friends looking to relax and socialise.

Available From£875.00
Special Offer
Busk Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Log Burner
  • Wi-Fi
  • 2 pets allowed
  • Infants welcome

This wonderfully romantic Lake District cottage nestles in a pretty row just a short stroll from the shops and restaurants of Ambleside and the shores of Lake Windermere. Tucked away in a quiet elevated postition, at Busk Cottage you'll savour your contemporary creature comforts, including a well fitted bathroom and Wi-Fi.

Available From£335.00
Special Offer
Mountain View Ambleside
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Open Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 2 cars
  • 1 pet allowed

Step inside and catch your breath, as you gaze through walls of glass over the magnificent backdrop of the Lakeland Fells. Sip your drinks in the spectacular garden, take your lazy Sunday lunch or breakfast in wonderful dining areas overlooking the majestic mountains. However you spend your time here, don't forget to bring your camera as the panoramic views are hard to believe!

Available From£515.00
Special Offer
  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Log Burner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 4 cars
  • 2 pets allowed
  • Infants welcome

If you are looking for a property with one of the most spectacular views in the British Isles, set in large grounds but can't decide if you want a traditional or contemporary property then we might just have found the property you were looking for!

Available From£925.00
Special Offer
Wynford Ambleside
  • Sleeps 12
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Log Burner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private parking for 6 cars
  • 2 pets allowed
  • Infants welcome

For those considering cottages for family celebrations, socialising with friends, extended family holidays, Wynford offers the ideal property in a superb location. Finished to the highest standard, this smart contemporary Lakeland home offers high quality, comfortable accommodation, within a few minutes’ walk of the hustle, bustle, shops and bars of the village of Ambleside, lovely views from just about every room, and easy access to walks (the iconic “Fairfield Horseshoe” walk goes past the front door!) and mountain bike routes of all standards.

Available From£1245.00

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Dog Friendly Cottages in Ambleside

Dog Friendly Cottages in Ambleside

Dog friendly cottages in Ambleside

A holiday in Ambleside puts you right in the very heart of the Lake District. Perfect for dog lovers to access a huge range of dog friendly walks. Plus muddy-paw welcoming pubs, cafes and activities in the area.

And Lakelovers have a superb range of Dog Friendly Cottages in Ambleside to choose from. For us, we know that our pets are as much a part of the family as anyone else. Which is why we have a large range of pet friendly cottages in Ambleside to choose from.

Also with Lakelovers, bringing your whole family on holiday doesn’t mean missing out on your dream getaway. We have dog friendly properties to suit all budgets and desires.

Dog friendly self-catering accommodation in Ambleside

Are you looking for a walking bolt-hole in the very centre of Ambleside? Our cottages put you within a stone’s throw of some of the areas most famous walking and scrambling routes. We offer secluded romantic getaways, spacious barn conversions and luxurious properties. No matter what, we know that you’ll want the whole family to be involved. That’s why we have this great selection of dog friendly cottages in Ambleside.

Choosing a self-catering holiday means you can really relax and unwind. With all the flexibility and privacy that self-catering affords. You also get the comfort of home-from-home conveniences. Such as washer/dryers, boot rooms and state of the art kitchen and bathrooms. And even better, with our dog friendly cottages no one in the family gets left behind!

Where to Take Your Dog in Ambleside

Ambleside is an easy choice for a comfortable self-catering break with everyone in tow. Throughout Ambleside there’s lots of outside seating for eating and drinking, which is perfect for a relax with muddy paws.

Stone-floors are a mainstay of many Lake District pubs where muddy boots are generally expected. Many walkers make their way from the fells to enjoy a refreshing post-ramble drink and fireside chat. Mucky pups are often welcome, with refreshing water bowls at most pubs and cafes in Ambleside.

Particularly dog friendly eateries and pubs in Ambleside include Luigi’s Restaurant. They actually have dog baskets in the downstairs room, dedicated to dog walkers.

A superb 3.5 mile walk from Ambleside to Barngates will take you to The Drunken Duck Inn. Many of their own ales (micro-brewery on site) are named after much-loved pets, like the popular Tag Lag. They welcome visits from new doggy friends in the bar area (though not the fine-dining restaurant).

As well as the vibrant town center you are spoilt for activities in and around Ambleside. They can be accessed by foot or using the excellent bus service connecting you with Windermere Steamers. The train station will further open up your horizons, and both welcome dog travellers too!

Don’t forget a bit of doggy retail therapy and pop into Paws by the Lake at Waterhead Pier in Ambleside, after enjoying a Windermere Lake Cruise where dogs travel for free! Dogs are very welcome at the Water Edge Inn, at Waterhead too.

A popular walk to do straight from one of our dog friendly cottages in Ambleside includes Loughrigg Fell. There are small tarns and generally plenty of muddy puddles on top to quench doggy thirsts! You’ll also bag a Wainwright with this gentle fell.

A visit to Rydal is a must where you can walk around Rydal Water, visit Rydal Cave and enjoy a splash in the river at Rydal stepping-stones. The Glen Rothay Hotel bar, Badger Bar, in Rydal whilst is small and has a limited food menu does welcome dogs.

Wansfell gives dogs plenty of space to let off some energy, as long as you’re mindful of grazing animals. Walking from Ambleside over Wansfell, drop down to The Mortal Man pub in the Troutbeck Valley. There you can enjoy some of the best food and guest ales in the Lakes in this very dog friendly pub.

Travelling the Lakes

A visit to Ambleside puts you in the very heart of the famous Lake District National Park. Booking a self-catering cottage gives you the freedom to enjoy some of the best-loved scenery in the UK. When on holiday with a pet we know you’d prefer to do as little driving as possible. This makes Ambleside such a perfect choice, as everything is on your doorstep.

Ambleside sits in the middle of the superb A591, which services the whole of the Lake District. The area has excellent all-year-round bus services. Look out for the open top 599 which travels between Bowness, Windermere – where you can use Windermere train station – Ambleside, Grasmere and Keswick, so you can take your pick of where to explore from Ambleside. Most public transport in the Lakes welcomes well-behaved dogs.

Along with the fantastic transport links for getting out and about, there’s so much in the Ambleside area you can do on foot. Lots of shops, eateries and galleries, as well as lake, fell and woodland walks from the town center.

Lakelovers also have a superb collection of dog friendly cottages in nearby Grasmere. They’re worth browsing if you feel like exploring a less busy part of the central Lakes.

If you’re looking pet friendly cottages in Ambleside for the whole family to enjoy a relaxing getaway, we know you’ll love our hand-picked collection. But if you can’t find what you’re looking for contact our expert customer service team who are ready to help.