The family-run Ambleside Townhouse is situated in Ambleside, 900 yards from Lake Windermere. It offers en suite rooms and a full English breakfast in the morning.

Each stylish room has fresh light décor.

Ambleside Townhouse offers free car parking and a lock-up area for motorcycles and bicycles. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.

Rydal Water is less than 2 miles away. Windermere Railway Station and town centre is 5 miles away, providing access to the World of Beatrix Potter, the Steamboat Museum and boat trips.

This is our guests' favourite part of Ambleside, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Ambleside Townhouse has been welcoming guests since 7 Oct 2006.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Ambleside, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Buffet

Free private parking available on-site


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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • hi. where can you park please?
    Hi, We have a car park which is situated at the back of the property.
    Answered on 14 October 2019
  • Hi I would love to book this guest house. Can the continental breakfast be upgraded to a full English, please?
    Our breakfast includes continental items and a cooked option.
    Answered on 4 November 2021
  • Hi how far are you from the centre of town and would you advise pre booking evening meals locally? Thanks
    Hello, We are 2 minutes away from the town centre. Yes I would advise booking meals, the town is extremely busy at the moment
    Answered on 20 June 2021
  • Hi, Do you accept cash payments?
    Sorry no as we take pre payment 7 days prior to arrival
    Answered on 12 May 2022
  • I have Asthma, do you have rooms that don't except dogs please? And do I ring direct to yourselves?
    Hello, Yes its always better to call direct
    Answered on 8 June 2021
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Host Information

Company review score: 9.6Based on 1,431 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Property information

Thank you for choosing Ambleside Townhouse. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome to this most wonderful part of the UK. We take great pride in looking after you during your stay and help to make your visit to the Lake District both memorable and special!

Language spoken

Property surroundings *
Facilities of Ambleside Townhouse
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in/check-out
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

Ambleside Townhouse takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00 - 23:30


08:00 - 10:30


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
£10 per child, per night

Prices for cots are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Maestro Mastercard Visa Bankcard Ambleside Townhouse accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

The fine print

Please note that Ambleside Townhouse is an old Victorian building with no lift.

If guests smoke in their rooms, the guest house may charge up to one night's accommodation as a penalty.

Guests are kindly requested to inform the hotel in advance of their estimated time of arrival if they are due to arrive after 20:00. This can be noted in the Comments Box during booking or by contacting the hotel/property using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Parking spaces are limited and subject to availability.

When booking for 4 or more rooms, different policies and charges may apply, and non-refundable payment is required.

It may not be possible to accommodate guests in the same room for each consecutive night of their stay.

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), please note that breakfast service may differ slightly.
Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

FAQs about Ambleside Townhouse

  • Check-in at Ambleside Townhouse is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • Guests staying at Ambleside Townhouse can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • The prices at Ambleside Townhouse may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Ambleside Townhouse offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking

  • Room options at Ambleside Townhouse include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double
    • Family

  • Ambleside Townhouse is 250 yards from the centre of Ambleside.