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 39 results

Rose CottageRose CottageEasy book
7 nights starting 14/12/2019: £260.00Sleeps: 2
A delightful one bed cottage in the lovely village of Burton in Kendal.Bedrooms: 1
Carnforth, CumbriaView Shortlist
4364162/1Availability Updated 16/11/20190More details
Smithy BrowSmithy Brow
7 nights starting 14/12/2019: £270.00Sleeps: 4
Delightful cottage, Grade 2 listed building with exposed beamsBedrooms: 2
Ambleside, CumbriaView Shortlist
4139014/5Availability Updated 05/12/20190More details
Thurston ViewThurston ViewEasy book
7 nights starting 14/12/2019: £280.00Sleeps: 4
Located in an elevated position overlooking the village and lakeBedrooms: 2
Coniston, CumbriaView Shortlist
4325266/1Availability Updated 04/12/20190More details
Maple CottageMaple CottageEasy book
7 nights starting 03/01/2020: £300.00Sleeps: 2
VE 4 Star Award. Beautiful unique character cottage with open outlook. Bedrooms: 1
Kendal, CumbriaView Shortlist
224195Availability Updated 31/10/20190More details
The Woodland CottageThe Woodland Cottage
7 nights starting 14/12/2019: £300.00Sleeps: 4
Superb Barn Conversion in CumbriaBedrooms: 2
Appleby in Westmorland, CumbriaView Shortlist
216217Availability Updated 29/11/20190More details
The Garden CottageThe Garden Cottage
7 nights starting 14/12/2019: £300.00Sleeps: 2
Superb Barn Conversion in CumbriaBedrooms: 1
Appleby in Westmorland, CumbriaView Shortlist
216206Availability Updated 29/10/20190More details
Blind Beck Holiday CottageBlind Beck Holiday Cottage
7 nights starting 14/12/2019: £320.00Sleeps: 5
This property offers 2 double and 1 single room with shared family bathroom. No pets accepted.Bedrooms: 3
Settle, North YorkshireView Shortlist
4315256/1Availability Updated 31/08/20190More details
Bridge House CottageBridge House Cottage
7 nights starting 14/12/2019: £325.00Sleeps: 3
This Lakeland stone cottage has one double bedroom, one bathroom and one shower room.Bedrooms: 1
Kendal, CumbriaView Shortlist
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2 Lingmoor View2 Lingmoor ViewEasy book
7 nights starting 14/12/2019: £325.00Sleeps: 4
Cosy 2 bedroom cottage, sleeps 4, walks from door, original flooring & open fireBedrooms: 2
Ambleside, CumbriaView Shortlist
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Fleshbeck CottageFleshbeck CottageEasy book
7 nights starting 03/01/2020: £330.00Sleeps: 4
built in 1717; Ideal base for exploring the Lakes and DalesBedrooms: 2
Kirkby Lonsdale, LancashireView Shortlist
4326245/2Availability Updated 13/11/20190More details
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