Warm in character but contemporary in style, this central Ambleside
cottage enjoys a surprisingly peaceful location. It's an ideal retreat
for families or couples to relax, unwind and explore the Lakes at any
time of year. Stylish dining facilities promise memorable sociable
evenings in, while separate floor bedrooms, two luxury bathroom
facilities ensure space and privacy when required. The games room/den
with large screen TV is great for kids of all ages. Outside, you'll
find an enclosed rear patio for pre-dinner drinks, coffee or reading
al-fresco. Famous walks begin on your doorstep, and only a stroll away
you'll find pubs, sophisticated shopping, acclaimed restaurants and
lake cruises. Perfect!
Accommodation in detail
Enter to the cosy lounge with large TV/DVD and woodburning stove. Chic
separate dining room with room for 6 people, leading downstairs to the
2nd lounge/games room with X-Box 360 and Wii consoles. Neat fitted
kitchen with granite worktops leading to the enclosed rear patio.
Upstairs to a king-size bedroom with TV and integral DVD player and 2
luxury bathroom facilities, then upstairs again to a double bedroom. A
further good sized single bedroom (note - for single occupancy only)
with TV and integral DVD player provides an ideal peaceful sanctuary.
Parking permit provided for outside or very near the cottage for one
car and free disc parking (6pm to 10am) for a second vehicle. Please
note we cannot accept pets at this property.
Ambleside is a popular Lake District village, taking a very scenic
location on the northern shores of Lake Windermere and surrounded by a
dramatic backdrop of Lakeland Fells. It's a superb choice for couples
or groups, who'll enjoy being able to explore on foot and sample the
very best of Lakeland village life!
In Ambleside village centre, you'll find sophisticated shopping and
fabulous eating - an array of cafes, restaurants and traditional pubs
await. Ambleside also has two cinema venues, adding to a wide range of
choices for romantic or sociable evenings out!
Why not take a cruise on Lake Windermere during your stay? Windermere
Lake Cruises depart regularly from Ambleside Pier at Waterhead, which
is just a stroll out of the village - a great way to explore Bowness
and Lakeside without having to drive.
Ambleside is a super base for walking in the Lake District, and the
scenery is a constant source of inspiration for those who are packing
their boots! Route information is on hand at Tourist Information and
you'll easily find advice in the many expert outdoor clothing stores.
Touring by car is scenic in every direction from your holiday cottage
in Ambleside. Follow the A591 north past tranquil Rydal Water to
historic Grasmere, and visit such attractions as the former home of
William Wordsworth at Dove Cottage and The Wordsworth Museum. The A591
also leads easily south to Troutbeck Bridge, Windermere and on to
Ambleside is a fantastic base whether you wish to hike in the fells,
tour the Lake District's scenic areas or simply explore the charms of
the local area. Enjoy!Get the full listing »