Wateredge Inn stands on the shores of Lake Windermere, a short walk from Ambleside center. Set across two former 17th century fishermen's cottages, it offers cozy bedrooms and period features.

The individual bedrooms each have an private bathroom and tea and coffee facilities. Rooms also have a flat-screen TV, hairdryer, and a comfortable seating area. Many rooms feature lake views and some have lake view balconies or garden patios.

A traditional full English breakfast is served daily. The popular bar and restaurant serves seasonal local produce and local real ales. Guests can enjoy the log fire, lake views and outside terrace and gardens.

Surrounded by beautiful lakes and mountains, Wateredge has its own boat slipway and jetty and is just yards from the steamer pier for cruises down the lake. The inn is also close to popular walking tracks and cycle paths.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Wateredge Inn has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Nov 11, 2010

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Ambleside, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7

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

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free

Free private parking available at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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4 reasons to choose Wateredge Inn

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speaks English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Rydal Mount & Gardens
    2 miles
  • Rydal Water
    2.2 miles
  • Grizedale Forest
    3.6 miles
  • Lake Windermere
    3.8 miles
  • World of Beatrix Potter
    4.3 miles
  • Hill Top
    4.8 miles
  • Tarn Hows
    4.8 miles
  • Coniston Water
    6.8 miles
  • Lakes Aqaurium
    9.9 miles
  • Scafell Pike
    10.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Kendal Castle
    11.3 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Wateredge Pub

    Food: European

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Wateredge Inn
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Hiking
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Packed lunches
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
General
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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House rules Wateredge Inn takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Check-out

Until 10:30 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Groups

When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Switch American Express Wateredge Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

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 the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

FAQs about Wateredge Inn

  • Wateredge Inn has 1 restaurant:

    • Wateredge Pub

  • Wateredge Inn offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking

  • Wateredge Inn is 0.7 miles from the center of Ambleside.

  • The prices at Wateredge Inn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Wateredge Inn is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • Yes, Wateredge Inn is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Guests staying at Wateredge Inn can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • À la carte

  • Room options at Wateredge Inn include:

    • Double
    • Single
    • Twin
    • Suite