• Pets allowed
  • Free WiFi
  • Private bathroom
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Heating

In the centre of Ambleside, close to all the amenities, The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group has modern, comfortable rooms and a good breakfast. Numerous off-site car parks can be found within a 5-minute walk. All rooms feature an ensuite bathroom with shower only, LCD TV and tea/coffee making facilities and some have views over Loughrigg Fell. The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group is just 5 miles from Windermere Train Station and the nearest bus stop is only 50 metres away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 7 Aug 2009.
Hotel chain/brand:
The Inn Collection Group

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Ambleside, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian


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Room type
1 single bed
1 double bed
2 single beds
1 double bed
2 bunk beds
1 large double bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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  • Helen
    Comfortable bed, my room was very quiet. The staff were lovely and breakfast was excellent.
  • Shelagh
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Excellent breakfast - lots of choice - fresshly cooked. Room very clean and lots of storage space. Good bathroom. Excellent central location 2 minutes from main bus stop but very quiet at night.
  • Tori
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Good sized room with a comfy bed Fab location Lovely breakfast
  • Nao
    The location. Both of the staff on breakfast time were very friendly and welcoming.
  • Karen
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    breakfast was very good, we had a cooked breakfast and coffee which was cooked very well. Our room was good and clean, our only problem is that the fan in the bathroom would start up even after being turned off. The location of the hotel was...
  • Joanne
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great staff, location, drinks, polite pleasant , 😀
  • Roderick
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Breakfast and dinner was very good,the staff were very friendly,the bedroom was clean and comfortable.we were on the top floor, and had a great view over Ambleside
  • Kyle
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The ambiance of the inn is really friendly. The staff are helpful and are able to cope with numbers of customers. The waiting time to be served food or dri k is minimal.
  • Lara
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    It has a great location and was clean and tidy with good drinks, food and breakfast
  • Iryna
    Pleasant hotel. Delicious hearty breakfast. I liked everything.

Property questions and answers
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  • Good evening, it states there is no parking available, could you tell us please where the closest parking is and if it is free. Thank you

    There are car parks close by ,you will have to pay charges they may be free overnight each one is different you will have to check when there .
    Answered on 27 November 2020
  • Hi good evening. Are the restaurants open for breakfast as well? Some hotels only are providing breakfasts in yr room due to covid

    Yes you can come downstairs for breakfast .
    Answered on 21 October 2020
  • Hi there, may I know if you have any laundry service and how much would it cost for a bag of laundry?

    Hi, we don't have laundry service on site, but there is a laundrette 30 seconds down the road that provides the service at a reasonable rate. Dan Gen..
    Answered on 20 July 2022
  • Hi Do the rooms have hair dryers? Thanks

    Hi, yes all rooms have hair dryers. Thanks, Dan
    Answered on 28 February 2022
  • What time is breakfast served. Thanks

    Breakfast is available 8am until 10am. Thanks Morgan
    Answered on 3 February 2022
  • Is there a car parking facility near the hotel

    Hi - although we have no parking on site - there are 2 main council owned Pay & Display car parks a short walk away. These are Lake Road and Rydal Roa..
    Answered on 22 February 2023
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Property surroundings *

1 restaurant on site

  • Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      British • Local • International

Facilities of The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group
Great facilities! Review score, 8.5

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 23:00


From 07:30 to 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.

Children 13 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.


When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is no lift within the building and rooms can be located on higher floors accessible by stairs only

Pet-friendly rooms are limited. A GBP 10 fee per pet per night applies and guests are required to inform the property in advance. Special conditions apply for bookings of 5 or more rooms. When booking 5 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

For bookings made during the Festive period (24th December 2023-2nd January 2024), the cancellation policy for the booking will differ to the usual terms. The cancellation policy for this period is 60 days prior to arrival you can cancel your booking. Following this time, the full amount will be charged for cancellation and this is non-refundable or transferable.

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

FAQs about The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group

  • The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group is 50 yards from the centre of Ambleside. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Live music/performance
    • Live sport events (broadcast)

  • Guests staying at The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian

  • Room options at The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Twin/Double
    • Family

  • The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

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

  • Check-in at The Temperance Inn - The Inn Collection Group is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:30.