Only a gentle stroll from the centre of Ambleside village, this perfectly formed cottage retreat enjoys a tranquil riverside setting with patio and large private garden. Simple, elegant decor in muted shades adds to the relaxing atmosphere. The cosy living room is all you need after a day on the surrounding fells, with sumptuous leather furnishings, TV and DVD.
Once you've sampled all the restaurants in walking distance (much more than a week's worth!), you'll find the kitchen and dining room comfortable for a special meal in - the table will accommodate 4 people. If you crave the peace and quiet of a rural property, but want Lake Windermere and Ambleside close by, this sought-after cottage is an ideal choice.
Accommodation in detail
Private parking for 2 cars, right outside the cottage. Enter from the parking area to an open plan living area with deep-cushioned furnishings, a neat kitchen and dining area with table for 4 people. Pretty double bedroom with dressing table and ample storage for clothes and belongings. Modern bathroom with shower over bath. Outside you'll find a large garden and small patio with seating.
Ambleside village centre is packed with tasty eateries and has a wide range of contemporary shops - from useful supermarkets to quirky gift stores. As the village is a popular base for walking in the Lake District, you'll also find a large number of expert outdoor clothing stores.
By night, there is plenty of entertainment in Ambleside. Enjoy a special meal out at one of several acclaimed Lake District restaurants, such as The Glass House. Sample some real Lakeland ale in one of the cosy traditional pubs, or catch a film at one of the two independent cinemas in Ambleside.
Ambleside is a great base for exploring the wider Lake District. The A591 is the main Lake District route, and continues on from Ambleside to historic Grasmere, and towards must-see locations such as Hawkshead, the Langdale Valley and Coniston.
Windermere Lake Cruises are a popular Lake District holiday attraction; walk from Ambleside village centre to Waterhead Pier and you can catch one of the famous steamers to Bowness or Lakeside. A great way to explore car-free.
1 Double .
Storage heating .
Feature electric stove .
Hardwood flooring .
Bathroom with shower over bath .
28" widescreen TV with remote DVD player/recorder .
CD / hi-fi . Radio .
Electric fan oven with ceramic hob .
Fridge with large freezer compartment .
Sitting out area overlooking private garden .
Riverside setting next to Loughrigg Fell .
Private parking for 2 cars