Holiday Cottages in Ambleside

Cottages Direct list a fantastic range of holiday cottages in and around Ambleside, which is known for picturesque settings. Whether you want a snug, romantic retreat or a spacious, stylish farmhouse, you might just find the perfect property to meet your needs in this delightful area. Many of our properties are pet friendly, so the whole family can come and enjoy the beauty of the Lake District.

Take a visit to Hill Top Farm, a National Trust property, which was owned by author Beatrix Potter, to gain an insight into Ambleside’s past. Preserved exactly as she left it, it gives a real sense of history, and you get an understanding of where the inspiration for her popular children’s animal tales came from.

Self-Catering Holidays in Ambleside

Enjoy setting your own pace, with a self-catering holiday. With no restrictions, you can choose what attractions to visit and how much time to spend, or just sit back and relax. With an amazing range of high quality restaurants in Ambleside, you will be able to sample delicious fresh local produce.

For those who want to take a boat out onto Lake Windermere, a visit to Ambleside Waterhead is a must. From here a range of lovely cruising and sailing trips are available, suitable for all the family, and it’s a great place to sit and relax, whilst taking in the views out over the lake.

Booking Ambleside Accommodation

It’s quick and easy to book your holiday accommodation on the Cottages Direct website. Give us the dates you wish to visit, using our simple online form, and we will pass these along to the property owner, who will contact you directly by e-mail or phone.

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Ambleside

The picturesque town of Ambleside is located in Cumbria, within the Lake District National Park. Along with stunning, unspoilt countryside, there are many interesting historical buildings in the area. Ambleside is on the shores of Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake. Walk up to Jenkin Crag from Ambleside, although steep it is well worth the effort! From here you get fantastic views out over the stunning lake, and the beautiful surrounding hills.

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Self Catering holiday accommodation near Ambleside, Cumbria for 2 people returned 48 results

THE OLD BAKEHOUSETHE OLD BAKEHOUSE
7 nights starting 14/12/2018: £235.00Sleeps: 2
Open plan cottage with woodburner original slate floors & use of hot tubBedrooms: 1
RAVENGLASS, CumbriaView Shortlist
238534Availability Updated 23/07/20180More details
Foxglove CottageFoxglove Cottage
7 nights starting 04/01/2019: £260.00Sleeps: 4
Superior accommodation. Sleeps 4. Enclosed garden. Free wifiBedrooms: 2
Keswick, CumbriaView Shortlist
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Rose CottageRose CottageEasy book
7 nights starting 15/12/2018: £260.00Sleeps: 2
A delightful one bed cottage in the lovely village of Burton in Kendal.Bedrooms: 1
Carnforth, CumbriaView Shortlist
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6 Church Street6 Church StreetSpecial offerEasy book
7 nights starting 14/12/2018: £265.00Sleeps: 4
Delightful Grade II listed two bedroom cottage with parking, open fire, beamsBedrooms: 2
Ambleside, CumbriaView Shortlist
249610Availability Updated 03/12/20180More details
DAIRYMAIDS COTTAGE DAIRYMAIDS COTTAGE
7 nights starting 14/12/2018: £268.00Sleeps: 4
Open plan cottage with woodburner original slate floors & use of hot tubBedrooms: 2
RAVENGLASS, CumbriaView Shortlist
238533Availability Updated 23/07/20180More details
The GranaryThe GranaryEasy book
7 nights starting 15/12/2018: £270.00Sleeps: 6
Attractive conversion of stone granary building with beautiful views.Bedrooms: 2
Kirkby Lonsdale, CumbriaView Shortlist
254887Availability Updated 10/12/20180More details
Oaks CottageOaks Cottage
7 nights starting 14/12/2018: £270.00Sleeps: 4
Delightful traditional cottage, exposed beam ceilings, garden.Bedrooms: 2
Ambleside, CumbriaView Shortlist
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Smithy BrowSmithy Brow
7 nights starting 15/12/2018: £270.00Sleeps: 4
Delightful cottage, Grade 2 listed building with exposed beamsBedrooms: 2
Ambleside, CumbriaView Shortlist
4139014/5Availability Updated 16/11/20180More details
LangdaleLangdale
7 nights starting 15/12/2018: £290.00Sleeps: 4
This property offers 1 double and 1 twin room . Linen included. Pets accepted.Bedrooms: 2
Ambleside, CumbriaView Shortlist
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BorransBorrans
7 nights starting 15/12/2018: £290.00Sleeps: 3
This property offers 1 double room and 1 single. Linen included. Pets accepted.Bedrooms: 2
Ambleside, CumbriaView Shortlist
3018657/2Availability Updated 30/10/20180More details
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