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Holiday Cottages In Ambleside To Rent

Holiday Cottages in Ambleside

With its closeness to the stunning Windermere and with bags of charm and character, Ambleside is a top destination for a cottage holiday. There are lots of great holiday cottages in Ambleside, ideal if you’re planning a hiking trip and need something large and spacious, or fancy a spontaneous romantic escape and you’re after an idyllic traditional terrace.

Cottages are ideal for holidaymakers who want unique, charming accommodation that’s big on comfort and quality. There are holiday cottages in Ambleside for all tastes and budgets, including little hidden gems with bags of character and larger luxury apartments with lots of extra little touches such as hot tubs, king sized beds, and roaring log fires. There are even plenty of pet-friendly options, so you needn’t leave your furry friend at home!

Things to do on your Ambleside cottage holiday

Ambleside is one of the most popular towns in the Lake District, perfectly placed to enjoy the very best of this stunning National Park. Holiday cottages in Ambleside put you in easy reach of Lake Windermere, the largest natural lake in England. There’s lots to see and do around the lake, and you can even head out on the water aboard a lake steamer.

As well as magnificent lakes, the Lake District is famous for its miles and miles of hiking trails. Ambleside holiday cottages make the perfect base camp for a hiking holiday and you’ll find some top-drawer walks in the area. If you want some breathtaking views, check out the rugged uplands of Tarn Hows, or head over to the mysterious beauty of Elterwater Waterfall. Ambleside is so popular with hillwalkers and mountaineers that you’ll find lots of hiking shops in the town, so you’ll have no problem getting kitted out once you there!

If you’re looking for a truly memorable holiday experience, whether you’re after a weekend romantic break, a hiking excursion with your friends, or a family holiday with your pet in tow, Ambleside holiday cottages grant you the freedom to enjoy your time off exactly how you want to, in the comfortable and quality surroundings of your very own little home from home.

Ambleside Cottages

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Stunning Ambleside Cottage S124997

    Stunning Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S124997

    This is an ideal base for two couples or a small family wishing to discover the Lake District National Park with its plethora of attractions.
    S124997 is a traditional terraced cottage built over three floors, and taking advantage of the elev...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Cosy Clappersgate Rental S25355

    Cosy Clappersgate Rental

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S25355

    S25355 is a beautiful period property full of charm and character and a very welcoming place to enjoy a holiday. Conveniently located in the heart of the Lake District there are many pretty villages close by including Coniston and Hawkshead and...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Exquisite Ambleside Rental S25351

    Exquisite Ambleside Rental

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S25351

    Superbly located in the heart of Ambleside, this spacious house is close to the many attractions of the town including a cinema, restaurants, pubs and shops. A real family home, it is stylishly furnished, has books and games for your enjoyment ...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Stunning Ambleside Cottage S105880

    Stunning Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S105880

    Whether you’re looking for a quiet romantic break or an adventurous walk in the Fells, you have the perfect base at S105880.
    This terraced holiday home is fronted by a delightful garden, where you can take a seat and set your day off w...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Lovely Ambleside Cottage S85177

    Lovely Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85177

    S85177 forms part of a terrace of similar three storey properties in the heart of Ambleside.
    S85177 forms part of a terrace of similar and substantial stone built three storey properties in the very heart of Ambleside. Situated as it is, the...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Stunning Ambleside Apartment S85169

    Stunning Ambleside Apartment

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85169

    Superb apartment with magnificent views to Loughrigg and the Fairfield Horseshoe.
    Squirrel’s Nest is a superb second floor apartment at Badgers Rake, perched in an enviable position above the village of Ambleside with magnificent views...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Gorgeous Ambleside Cottage S85178

    Gorgeous Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85178

    Popular with holidaymakers of all ages Ghyllside makes an ideal base for a larger party of  walkers.
    Stockghyll Park and Falls are popular with holidaymakers of all ages, being only a short uphill walk above the village and particularly fasc...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Quaint Ambleside Cottage S72873

    Quaint Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S72873

    Directly opposite the famous Bridge House, S72873 offers sophisticated, modern accommodation in a convenient location with views to Wansfell and Loughrigg.
    In the centre of Ambleside sits S72873, a Victorian mid terraced town house renovated...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Inviting Ambleside Cottage S79602

    Inviting Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S79602

    This former farmhouse holds a lot of history dating back to the 1600’s and offers a tranquil location for the perfect getaway.
    S79602 dates from the 1600’s, and was possibly the first ever holiday let in Troutbeck - from the summ...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Quaint Clappersgate Cottage S125613

    Quaint Clappersgate Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S125613

    S125613 is a beautiful cosy cottage in the small hamlet of Clappersgate less than a mile from the town of Ambleside. 


    The cottage is open plan and tastefully decorated and fitted to a high standard. Guests also have the use of a sha...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Adorable Ambleside Cottage S72870

    Adorable Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S72870

    Beautifully presented town house offering quality, boutique hotel style accommodation in a central location with a host of attractions and amenities on the doorstep.
    S72870, number 3 in traditional Westmorland dialect, offers stylish and sop...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Adorable Ambleside Cottage S84318

    Adorable Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S84318

    S84318 provides the blissful seclusion and the unbeatable surroundings of the Langdale Valley, with something for all the family to enjoy.
    You will not be short of space when you stay at S84318. This large, welcoming property with attached a...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Cosy Ambleside Cottage S39249

    Cosy Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S39249

    S39249 is a first floor flat built in traditional Lakeland slate situated in the village of Ambleside in the heart of the Lake District National Park. Boasting two double bedrooms and one twin with a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep six pe...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Quaint Ambleside Cottage S126082

    Quaint Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S126082

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Delightful Ambleside Cottage S79665

    Delightful Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S79665

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Exquisite Ambleside Cottage S105077

    Exquisite Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S105077

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Exquisite Ambleside Cottage S79689

    Exquisite Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S79689

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Delightful Ambleside Cottage S100957

    Delightful Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S100957

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Wonderful Ambleside Cottage S85503

    Wonderful Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85503

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Exquisite Ambleside Log Cabin S113491

    Exquisite Ambleside Log Cabin

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S113491

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Captivating Ambleside Log Cabin S113488

    Captivating Ambleside Log Cabin

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S113488

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Delightful Ambleside Apartment S94569

    Delightful Ambleside Apartment

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S94569

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Attractive Ambleside Log Cabin S80071

    Attractive Ambleside Log Cabin

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S80071

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Lovely Ambleside Moss S4491

    Lovely Ambleside Moss

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S4491

    S4491 is a single-storey cabin on a small park three miles from Ambleside. The property has a double room and a room with children's bunks. There is also a shower room, and an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outsi...

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