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

The GranaryThe GranaryEasy book
7 nights starting 27/04/2019: £303.00Sleeps: 6
Attractive conversion of stone granary building with beautiful views.Bedrooms: 2
Kirkby Lonsdale, CumbriaView Shortlist
254887Availability Updated 17/04/20190More details
The BarnThe BarnEasy book
7 nights starting 18/05/2019: £320.00Sleeps: 4
Bungalow in conservation village. Lovely views of unique Howgill FellsBedrooms: 2
Kirkby Stephen, CumbriaView Shortlist
700219/1Availability Updated 31/03/20190More details
Bridge House CottageBridge House Cottage
7 nights starting 28/04/2019: £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 17/01/20190More details
Cissy's CottageCissy's CottageSpecial offer
7 nights starting 27/04/2019: £325.00Sleeps: 4
Open fire, beamed ceilings, stunning scenary, sleeps4Bedrooms: 2
Hawes, North YorkshireView Shortlist
3068905/1Availability Updated 22/04/20190More details
Maple CottageMaple CottageEasy book
7 nights starting 26/04/2019: £335.00Sleeps: 2
VE 4 Star Award. Beautiful unique character cottage with open outlook. Bedrooms: 1
Kendal, CumbriaView Shortlist
224195Availability Updated 20/04/20190More details
The Meadow CottageThe Meadow Cottage
7 nights starting 04/05/2019: £350.00Sleeps: 2
Superb Barn Conversion in CumbriaBedrooms: 1
Appleby in Westmorland, CumbriaView Shortlist
254653Availability Updated 09/04/20190More details
Blandswath CottageBlandswath CottageEasy book
7 nights starting 04/05/2019: £350.00Sleeps: 6
Spacious 4 bedroomed cottage with multi fuel stove and lovely views.Bedrooms: 4
Kirkby Stephen, CumbriaView Shortlist
4209359/1Availability Updated 13/04/20190More details
Joy's CottageJoy's CottageSpecial offerEasy book
7 nights starting 10/05/2019: £350.00Sleeps: 4
Traditional cottage sleeping 4; open fire; garden with view of lake and hills. Bedrooms: 2
Coniston, CumbriaView Shortlist
3020208/2Availability Updated 18/04/20190More details
Dairy CottageDairy CottageEasy book
7 nights starting 16/05/2019: £360.00Sleeps: 4
2 double beds. Private garden. Parking for 2 cars. Bedrooms: 2
Kendal, CumbriaView Shortlist
701223/1Availability Updated 13/04/20190More details
Fleshbeck CottageFleshbeck CottageEasy book
7 nights starting 26/04/2019: £362.00Sleeps: 4
built in 1717; Ideal base for exploring the Lakes and DalesBedrooms: 2
Kirkby Lonsdale, LancashireView Shortlist
4326245/2Availability Updated 17/04/20190More details
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