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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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    • Big Cottages - Luxury Ambleside Cottage S60877

    Luxury Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S60877

    This peaceful terraced cottage is ideally located in an area with pretty woodland and waterfalls cascading from Red Screes.
    S60877 is located near Stockghyll Falls, an area with pretty woodland and waterfalls cascading from Red Screes above ...

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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Ambleside Cottage S85173

    Inviting Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85173

    Tottlebank offers high standard accommodation in an area of pretty woodland and tumbling waterfalls.
    Tottlebank is ideally located and suited for both those seeking a relaxing holiday away from the "madding crowd" and those looking to explor...

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    • Big Cottages - Gorgeous Ambleside Apartment S71539

    Gorgeous Ambleside Apartment

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S71539

    This ground floor apartment is situated in an idyllic country estate, with plenty of woodland to explore and a lake.
    With amazing lake and mountain views, this fabulous ground floor apartment is within a quintessential English country estate...

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    • Big 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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    • Big 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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    • Big 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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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Ambleside Cottage S85168

    Inviting Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85168

    Carefully renovated, S85168 offers high quality accommodation in a traditional style.
    Ambleside is certainly a tourist hot spot due to its central Lakes location, enjoying a fantastic array of specialist shops and excellent facilities for di...

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    • Big Cottages - Gorgeous Ambleside Cottage S85187

    Gorgeous Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85187

    A fabulous 3 bedroom Grade II listed building steeped in history, furnished with quality pieces, rich colours and fabrics to inspire guests.
    The Knoll was commissioned by Harriet Martineau in 1847, a formidable Victorian political economist,...

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    • Big 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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    • Big 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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    • Big Cottages - Stunning Ambleside Rental S4473

    Stunning Ambleside rental

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S4473

    S4473 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 one...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Charming Ambleside Cottage S90591

    Charming 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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    • Big 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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    • Big Cottages - Captivating Ambleside Log Cabin S113488

    Captivating Ambleside Log Cabin

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S113488

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Ambleside House S121231

    Attractive Ambleside House

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S121231

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    • Big Cottages - Delightful Ambleside Cottage S79665

    Delightful Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S79665

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    • Big 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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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Ambleside Cottage S71955

    Splendid Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S71955

    This beautifully presented holiday home is the perfect base for outdoor enthusiasts to explore all that the Lake District has to offer.
    S71955 is a stylish, semi-detached Victorian, Lakeland town house, perfectly situated in Ambleside within...

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    • Big 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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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Ambleside Cottage S121827

    Wonderful Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S121827

    S121827 is a spacious home in Ambleside, tastefully decorated and in a prime location to explore the Lake District National Park.

    Perfect for any large family or get together, S121827 has spacious and very comfortable accommodation for...

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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Ambleside Cottage S85183

    Wonderful Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S85183

    S85183 is in an ideal location, on the fringes of Ambleside.
    With glorious views of the Coniston Hills and local fell ranges, S85183 is in an ideal location, on the fringes of the village with all amenities close to hand. Built of Lakeland s...

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    • Big Cottages - Gorgeous Ambleside Cottage S40060

    Gorgeous Ambleside Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria South Lakeland District Ambleside

    S40060

    A traditional farmhouse in an idyllic setting high above Ambleside. Relax and take in the views or explore the multitude of walks on offer straight from the door.
    Nestling high up on the Kirkstone overlooking the tranquil Stockghyll Valley, ...

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    • Big 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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    • Big 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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