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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 - Gable End Cottage

    Gable End 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 Gable End Cottage.
    This terraced holiday home is fronted by a delightful garden, where you can take a seat and set your...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Lower Sycamore Cottage

    Lower Sycamore Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S105092

    Right in the heart of Ambleside, this apartment is within walking distance of shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as Lake Windermere.
    This ideal walkers’ apartment is centrally located in the popular town of Ambleside, in fact there a...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - 1 West View

    1 West View

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85163

    A luxury apartment opposite the bowling green in the village of Ambleside.
    Centrally located in the ever popular village of Ambleside, 1 West View is a luxury ground and lower ground floor apartment, created from a large former Lakeland ston...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Cranford

    Cranford

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S39249

    Cranford 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 ...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Ambleside Cottage

    Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S90591

    Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x king-size double and 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over bath, basin and WC. Entrance hall. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with roof top view. Outdoor utilit...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Tarn Moss

    Tarn Moss

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S4491

    Tarn Moss 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. O...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Deerholm

    Deerholm

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S4473

    Deerholm is a delightful, detached cottage set in a spectacular location, four miles from Hawkshead in the Lake District National Park. With five bedrooms, including one king-size with en-suite bathroom, two further standard doubles, one twin and ...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Ramblers Roost

    Ramblers Roost

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S4216

    Ramblers Roost is a ground floor apartment in a former gentleman's residence a mile from Grasmere. There is a double bedroom, a bathroom and an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outside is off road parking for one c...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Fellside Annex

    Fellside Annex

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S97443

    Fellside Studio is situated in Clappersgate which is a small hamlet 1 mile from the town of Ambleside. A traditional 18th Century cottage refurbished to a high standard with access to the river via a shared garden. The perfect bolt hole for a c...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Wayside Cottage

    Wayside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S25355

    Wayside Cottage 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 Hawk...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Croft Cottage

    Croft Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S25341

    Croft Cottage was built in the 18th century but with modern touches including underfloor heating and a woodburner it is very cosy in the colder evenings. Just a short distance from Ambleside it has superb views towards Lake Windermere and Wansf...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - 4 Swiss Villas

    4 Swiss Villas

    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 - Juniper Hayloft

    Juniper Hayloft

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S6733



    The village of Grasmere is situated in the heart of the Lake District National Park and offers The Grasmere Gingerbread shop, shops, pubs, a church which dates back to the 13th century, Grasmere Lake and Grasmere Sports takes place in August.

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    • Last Minute Cottages - The Old Laundry

    The Old Laundry

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S49789



    Given its excellent position at the northern tip of Lake Windermere - England's largest lake - Ambleside makes a superb base for touring the central Lakes. The town itself is famous for its annual rushbearing ceremony and the diminutive 17...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Fell Foot Cottage

    Fell Foot Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S3159



    Little Langdale is a hamlet of a few scattered stone houses and a pub in the valley of the same name. The Three Shires Inn gets its name from the location two miles away where the boundaries of the old counties of Cumberland, Westmorland, ...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - L'al Tethera

    L'al Tethera

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Lakes Ambleside

    S132550



    Ambleside lies at the northern tip of Lake Windermere, with Grasmere and the Langdale Valley just a short drive away. There is plenty to do in and around the area, from boat trips and watersports on Lake Windermere to shops, restaurants an...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Hunter's Moon

    Hunter's Moon

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S4486



    Skelwith Bridge is located in the heart of the Lake District near to Grasmere, Ambleside and Lake Windermere. The Skelwith Bridge Hotel and Talbot Pub, dating back to the 17th century sit in the centre of the village.

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Todd Crag View

    Todd Crag View

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S88174



    Given its excellent position at the northern tip of Lake Windermere - England's largest lake - Ambleside makes a superb base for touring the central Lakes. The town itself is famous for its annual rushbearing ceremony and the diminutive 17...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Lanty Scar

    Lanty Scar

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S98277



    Ambleside is situated at the northern tip of Lake Windermere offering a great base to explore the area. Ambleside has a number of shops, restaurants and pubs, as well as the annual rushbearing ceremony and the 17th century “Bridge House”. ...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - High Ridge

    High Ridge

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S50452



    Ambleside is situated at the northern tip of Lake Windermere offering a great base to explore the area. Ambleside has a number of shops, restaurants and pubs, as well as the annual rushbearing ceremony and the 17th century “Bridge House”. ...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Shepherd's Cottage

    Shepherd's Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S13499



    The picturesque village of Hawkshead still retains the charm and character that so endeared it to its most famous residents - William Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter. Cars are banned from the village, leaving visitors free to wander the weal...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Todd Crag

    Todd Crag

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S25981



    Lying at the northern tip of Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake, Ambleside makes a superb base for touring the central Lakes, with Grasmere and the Langdale Valley just a short drive away. There is plenty to do here - cruises, boat tr...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - 16 Brathay

    16 Brathay

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S33808



    Given its excellent position at the northern tip of Lake Windermere - England's largest lake - Ambleside makes a superb base for touring the central Lakes. The town itself is famous for its annual rushbearing ceremony and the diminutive 17...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - The Ambleside Suite

    The Ambleside Suite

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S84525

    Luxurious accommodation in exclusive location on the fringes of Ambleside having over 10 acres of mature grounds and all weather tennis court for guests to enjoy.
    One  of only 10 apartments at Loughrigg Brow, a private estate on the fringes ...

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