visit ambleside & troutbeck

  • Ambleside centre
  • Ambleside town centre
  • The lake at Ambleside
  • Rothay Park, Ambleside
Windermere Lake Cruises, Waterhead


Windermere Lake Cruises offer more than just a ferry service. We hold private charters, lunch cruises, buffet cruises, corporate hospitality, public sailings, group travel.Steamers and launches sail daily throughout the year from Waterhead.

Lake Road Kitchen


Our ethos is to only use produce from Northern European climes and we believe that the key to creating the best dish begins with sourcing the best quality ingredients possible.



Nestled at the feet of Langdale's soaring pikes you'll find the Sticklebarn, a National Trust run country pub offering real ale, good wine and great food right in the heart of the Lake District.


map of ambleside

book an ambleside b&b or guest house

Lacet House

VisitEngland 4 Star Guest HouseGuest House with 5 rooms, £27-£47 pppnb, Ambleside

Lacet House is a 5-bedroomed family-run B&B offering a warm, friendly atmosphere.

Lattendales Guest House

VisitEngland 4 Star Guest HouseGuest House with 5 rooms, £35-£45 pppnb, Ambleside

A warm welcome awaits at our small friendly guest house. Comfortable en-suite rooms with a hearty breakfast. A central base for walking or touring. Free parking and WiFi. Discounted mid-week breaks available.

2 Cambridge Villas

VisitEngland 4 Star Guest HouseGuest House with 5 rooms, £65-£90 prpnb, Ambleside

Recently refurbished, 5 rooms with new en suites. Flexible with regard to arrival times, cycle store and drying facilities available.

The Gables

Quality Cumbria AssessedGuest Accommodation with 14 rooms, £40-£131 prpnb, Ambleside

The Gables is a stylish, family run bed and breakfast in the heart of Ambleside making it a perfect base for walking, cycling or touring.

Lyndale Guest House

VisitEngland 3 Star Guest AccommodationGuest Accommodation with 6 rooms, £30-£38 pppnb, Ambleside

Lyndale Guesthouse is nestled midway between lake Windermere and Ambleside village with superb views of Loughrigg fell and the Langdales beyond. Lake Windermere is 5 minutes stroll away.

High Wray Farm B&B

VisitEngland 4 Star FarmhouseFarmhouse with 3 rooms, £40 pppnb, Ambleside

This charming 17th C farmhouse has original oak beams and many original features.

Brathay Hall

Cumbria Tourism Quality CharterGuest House with 47 rooms, £45-£130 prpn, Ambleside

A 19 century country house near Ambleside, in Cumbria, offering accommodation suitable for all the family, including luxury lodges.

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