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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 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 - Adorable Ambleside Apartment S85175

    Adorable Ambleside Apartment

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85175

    A luxury apartment overlooking the bowling green in the village of Ambleside.
    Centrally located in the ever popular village of Ambleside, S85175 is a luxury first and second floor apartment, created from a large former Lakeland stone house. ...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Exquisite Ambleside Lodge S72727

    Exquisite Ambleside Lodge

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S72727

    This is a super property in a stunning location, where you can enjoy the plethora of activities or simply relax on the decking.
    S72727 located in the Troutbeck Valley, offers a very good standard of lodge accommodation. The property is on th...

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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 - Captivating Ambleside Apartment S85164

    Captivating Ambleside Apartment

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85164

    S85164 enjoys a central location within the popular town of Ambleside in the southern Lakes.
    Centrally located and refurbished in a contemporary style, this 2 bedroomed, 2 bathroomed first floor apartment has the benefit of private parking a...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Attractive Ambleside Apartment S85171

    Attractive Ambleside Apartment

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85171

    Available also for weekend breaks, a cosy ground floor apartment set in quiet and peaceful surroundings.
    Set in quiet and peaceful surroundings close to the centre of Ambleside, S85171 is a cosy ground floor apartment in a block of 5 holiday...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Stunning Ambleside Cottage S85182

    Stunning Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85182

    A well appointed modern property with an interesting layout.
    S85182 is only 5 minutes walk from the centre of Ambleside with many fell walks available from the doorstep. The house is situated off a private road at the entran...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Quaint Ambleside Cottage S18295

    Quaint Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S18295

    Clean, spacious accommodation set right on Windermere lake side with stunning views and a private jetty.
    Aptly named, S18295 is set right on the shore of, and with superb views across Lake Windermere. Apart from the small lake frontage, gues...

    Sleeps 10

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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 - 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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    • Last Minute Cottages - Lovely Ambleside Lodge S18296

    Lovely Ambleside Lodge

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S18296

    Lovely wooden lodge with private gardens and access to leisure facilities which include swimming pool and games room. . Set in 2.5 acres of beautiful natural grounds and woodland, this charming wooden holiday lodge has its own private garden and ...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Delightful Ambleside Apartment S18288

    Delightful Ambleside Apartment

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S18288

    A first floor apartment located at the northern end of Lake Windermere with stunning views over the lake from the three acre landscaped garden.
    Stunning views of Lake Windermere
    Four poster bed. Stunning views of Lake Windermere
    Fo...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Splendid Ambleside Cottage S124771

    Splendid Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S124771

    Retaining original features, this restored traditional cottage lies ½ mile from Ambleside with Lake Windermere also close by.
    Prepare to be charmed when you stay at S124771 Cottage! This characterful 18th-century cottage is set within...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Delightful Ambleside Cottage S18292

    Delightful Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S18292

    This terraced holiday cottage is tucked away on the outskirts of Ambleside, in a quiet part of the village and with easy access to the fells. Situated in a row of 18th-century terraced cottages, with shops, pubs and restaurants only a short str...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Wonderful Ambleside Apartment S18297

    Wonderful Ambleside Apartment

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S18297

    A beautiful apartment (underneath the bay window) situated in the town of Ambleside, just a stone’s throw from the town’s shops and restaurants. Set within an attractive period building, S18297 is perfect for a romantic break or honeymoon, with...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Gorgeous Ambleside Cottage S18294

    Gorgeous Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S18294

    Occupying a quiet position, this charming 16th-century, beamed holiday cottage stands only ½ mile from the heart of Ambleside.
    This charming 16th-century, beamed holiday cottage occupies a quiet position, yet stands only ½ mile...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Excellent Ambleside Apartment S18290

    Excellent Ambleside Apartment

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S18290

    An apartment with shared leisure facilities situated in mature woodlands just three miles from Ambleside.
    Occupying a superb central Lakeland location just 3 miles from Lake Windermere, this comfortable first floor apartment is equipped to E...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Cosy Ambleside Apartment S18289

    Cosy Ambleside Apartment

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S18289

    Spacious apartment set in over three aces of landscaped gardens and enjoying lovely views of the lake. Centrally placed for exploring all of the National Park.
    Stunning views of Lake Windermere
    Four poster bed. Stunning views of Lake Wi...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Quaint Ambleside Cottage S18286

    Quaint Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S18286

    A detached holiday bungalow with superb views just five minutes from the centre of Ambleside. Splendid central location.
    Very attractive views. An attractive holiday bungalow situated at the base of Wansfell and about 5 minutes from Amblesi...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Beautiful Ambleside Apartment S128029

    Beautiful Ambleside Apartment

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Lakes Ambleside

    S128029

    Enjoy stunning fell views from this lovely apartment, which lies just a short walk from Lake Windermere and Ambleside’s pubs and restaurants.
    Set in an elevated position, within 3-acre grounds of mature communal gardens and woodland, S...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Superb Ambleside Cottage S85180

    Superb Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85180

    A three bedroomed modern town house in an ideal location for walkers and cyclists.
    S85180 is located in a small development of modern town houses in a quiet location above the ever popular town of Ambleside. The cottage is ideal for walking ...

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    • Last Minute Cottages - Delightful Ambleside Apartment S84525

    Delightful Ambleside Apartment

    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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    • Last Minute Cottages - Cosy Ambleside Cottage S72311

    Cosy Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S72311

    S72311 is so named, as the cottage is the front part of the Grade II listed church with the church tower. Located in part of the conservation area known as Chapel Hill and How Head, there has been a church on the site since 1550, but the current s...

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