Located in the very heart of historic Ambleside, The Old Village Shop is a 5 star Gold Awarded apartment. Spacious yet cosy, it is the perfect mix of traditional character along with contemporary modern living, with all the amenities you could need within walking distance. This large ground floor property is ideal for couples with a sumptuous and spacious bedroom and is incredibly well designed with high quality furnishings and décor. The bedroom can comfortably accommodate a cot for an infant – both cot and high chair are available.
Old Village Shop is one of three exceptional properties owned and managed by one family. These three properties; The Old Village Shop, Old Ambleside House, and Rossett Holme - are all located very close to the centre of Ambleside and Visit England graded 4 and 5 star Gold standard, offering very high quality accommodation. All are available for full weeks or short breaks at any time of year.
Accommodation in detail
The lounge has a large comfy sofa and large Smart TV above a contemporary wall mounted electric fire. Lots of thoughtful touches have been provided which includes a Bluetooth speaker and Sky TV along with Sky Sports.
The Old Village Shop really is a great place to relax and enjoy and special break. The large beautifully presented bedroom features a king size bed and Smart TV. The en-suite bathroom is spacious and has a large walk in shower and bath to soak away those aching muscles after a day on the Lakeland Fells. One infant is also welcome and a cot and high chair are available if available when booking
This special sleeps 2 property is the perfect base to explore walks right from the door or take a stroll into Ambleside to enjoy a hearty Cumbrian breakfast at one of the many cafes or an evening meal in one of the fine restaurants or pubs with a glass or two of something special and a just a short stroll back to The Old Village Shop. What could be better?
The owner has provided a permit that allows free parking in the main Ambleside Car Park just 200 yards from the cottage and additional on street parking is available 24/7 adjacent to the cottage.
The Old Village Shop is situated in a prime position to enjoy Ambleside. You can stroll into the village for lunch or enjoy one of the many wonderful restaurants for an evening meal. Nearby there are two cinemas not to mention lots of shops, pubs and cafes, making for a fine holiday.
Lake Windermere is a twenty minute walk from the cottage and from here you can relax and enjoy a cruise on the lake to Bowness, Lakeside or Wray Castle.
A fantastic location not only to make the most of Ambleside, but to also explore all The Lakes have to offer.
Monday or Friday changeover days
Visit England 5 Star Gold Award
Short breaks available all year round except New Year
Ground floor accommodation
1 King Size Bed
En-suite with shower & bath
1 Minute stroll from the village
Comfortable lounge with electric wall fire
Fridge & Freezer
Cot/High Chair on request
Local car parks permit including nearby to property