Set above Waterhead Bay in Ambleside, the Ambleside Lake House is a 4-start guest house, with green surroundings.

The rooms are individually decorated, and each has tea and coffee facilities. All rooms have a desk and a modern bathroom with toiletries.

Traditional Full English breakfasts are served daily at the Ambleside Lake House, featuring fresh Lakeland produce and Cumberland sausages. Light Continental options are also available.

Surrounded by scenic walking routes, this elegant country guest house is just a few yards from the shores of Lake Windermere. Free parking is available, and Ambleside town centre is a 10-minute walk away.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Ambleside Lake House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 1 Oct 2006.

Property highlights

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

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

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish

Free private parking available on-site


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4 reasons to choose Ambleside Lake House

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  • The staff speak English
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Host Information

9.5
Host review score

Thank you for choosing Lake House. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome to this most wonderful part of England. Myself and my colleagues will take great pride in looking after you during your stay and help to make your visit to the Lake District both memorable and special so that you return to us time and time again. Regards Jason Hewitt
Thank you for choosing Ambleside Lake House. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome to this most wonderful part of England. Myself and my colleagues will take great pride in looking after you during your stay and help to make your visit to the Lake District both memorable and special so that you return to us time and time again. Regards Jason Hewitt
Language spoken: English
Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Rydal Mount & Gardens
    2.1 miles
  • Rydal Water
    2.3 miles
  • Grizedale Forest
    3.6 miles
  • Lake Windermere
    3.8 miles
  • World of Beatrix Potter
    4.2 miles
  • Hill Top
    4.7 miles
  • Tarn Hows
    4.8 miles
  • Coniston Water
    6.8 miles
  • Lakes Aqaurium
    9.9 miles
  • Scafell Pike
    10.2 miles
Top attractions
  • Kendal Castle
    11.2 miles
Natural beauty
  • Lake Windermere
    0.1 miles
  • Mountain Red Screes
    4.4 miles
  • Mountain Helvellyn
    10 miles
  • Mountain Scarfell Pike
    13 miles
How to get to Ambleside Lake House from Manchester Airport
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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Facilities of Ambleside Lake House
Bathroom
  • Private bathroom
Outdoors
  • Garden
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
General
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
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House rules Ambleside Lake House takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

15:00 - 20:30

Check-out

08:00 - 11:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 aged 13 years and above are considered 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

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Ambleside Lake House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

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

If guests smoke in the rooms, Ambleside Lake House may charge up to one night's accommodation as a penalty.

Guests arriving after 20:00 are kindly requested to inform the hotel in advance. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

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.

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.

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

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 adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

FAQs about Ambleside Lake House

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

  • Ambleside Lake House is 0.7 miles from the centre of Ambleside.

  • Room options at Ambleside Lake House include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double

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

    • Check-in at Ambleside Lake House is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

    • Guests staying at Ambleside Lake House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.2).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Full English/Irish

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Ambleside Lake House by:

      • Car 1h 50min