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 46 results

Bridge House CottageBridge House Cottage
7 nights starting 22/06/2019: £325.00Sleeps: 3
This Lakeland stone cottage has one double bedroom, one bathroom and one shower room.Bedrooms: 1
Kendal, CumbriaView Shortlist
4300582/1Availability Updated 20/06/20190More details
The BarnThe BarnEasy book
7 nights starting 29/06/2019: £350.00Sleeps: 4
Bungalow in conservation village. Lovely views of unique Howgill FellsBedrooms: 2
Kirkby Stephen, CumbriaView Shortlist
700219/1Availability Updated 04/06/20190More details
The Woodland CottageThe Woodland Cottage
7 nights starting 20/09/2019: £350.00Sleeps: 4
Superb Barn Conversion in CumbriaBedrooms: 2
Appleby in Westmorland, CumbriaView Shortlist
216217Availability Updated 15/06/20190More details
Cissy's CottageCissy's CottageSpecial offer
7 nights starting 06/07/2019: £350.00Sleeps: 4
Open fire, beamed ceilings, stunning scenary, sleeps4Bedrooms: 2
Hawes, North YorkshireView Shortlist
3068905/1Availability Updated 05/06/20190More details
Smithy BrowSmithy Brow
7 nights starting 12/09/2019: £360.00Sleeps: 4
Delightful cottage, Grade 2 listed building with exposed beamsBedrooms: 2
Ambleside, CumbriaView Shortlist
4139014/5Availability Updated 01/06/20190More details
6 Church Street6 Church StreetSpecial offerEasy book
7 nights starting 21/06/2019: £365.00Sleeps: 4
Delightful Grade II listed two bedroom cottage with parking, open fire, beamsBedrooms: 2
Ambleside, CumbriaView Shortlist
249610Availability Updated 13/06/20190More details
Olde Blue Bell BarnOlde Blue Bell BarnSpecial offerEasy book
7 nights starting 29/06/2019: £365.00Sleeps: 5
Converted 18th century barnBedrooms: 2
Kendal, CumbriaView Shortlist
700094/2Availability Updated 19/06/20190More details
Mountain View CottageMountain View Cottage
7 nights starting 29/06/2019: £370.00Sleeps: 4
An ideal base for anyone wishing to explore Cumbria.Bedrooms: 2
Keswick, CumbriaView Shortlist
228592Availability Updated 25/04/20190More details
Thurston ViewThurston ViewEasy book
7 nights starting 21/09/2019: £370.00Sleeps: 4
Located in an elevated position overlooking the village and lakeBedrooms: 2
Coniston, CumbriaView Shortlist
4325266/1Availability Updated 19/06/20190More details
The Meadow CottageThe Meadow Cottage
7 nights starting 21/06/2019: £375.00Sleeps: 2
Superb Barn Conversion in CumbriaBedrooms: 1
Appleby in Westmorland, CumbriaView Shortlist
254653Availability Updated 09/06/20190More details
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