Vacation home Ambleside - A hotspot on the largest lake in England
The village belongs to the county of Cumbria and borders Loughrigg Fell to the west, Red Screes and Fairfield to the north, and Wansfell to the east. The name can be translated as "pasture of the sandbank" and comes from Old Norse. Lake Dirstrict is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the UK. A vacation rental in Ambleside is ideal for exploring the idyllic region, which has attracted poets, hikers and romantics for centuries. From a vacation home in Ambleside, you can take a cruise or visit one of the many bars right on the lake. From the village itself it is only a few minutes walk to the lake but there is also plenty of public transport throughout Cumbria for excursions.
A hiker's paradise
A holiday apartment in Ambleside represents the optimal starting point for mountain biking, walks of various difficulty levels and many other excursions in the Lake District. There are beautiful and endless trails on site through the spectacular high moorland landscape but also many opportunities for a short walk. Particularly popular here is the trip from Ambleside over Rydal Mount to Grasmere to Dove Cottage, home of the famous poet Wordsworth. A bit more challenging is the walk from Langdale to Scafell Pike, the highest mountain in England.
Why not cook for refreshment after all the efforts in your own holiday home in Ambleside? Local specialties here are lamb, sausage, cheese specialties or the famous Grasmere gingerbread. Everywhere you can buy these specialties locally from local butchers and farm stores. To soak up a bit of culture, you can visit the Armitt Museum after your meal. Here 2000 years of history of the Lakes District.
What are the most popular accommodations in the area?
The most booked accommodations in Ambleside are cottage and bed and breakfast rental. We search from more than 450 accommodations in Ambleside to help you find the perfect place to stay during your trip.
How much does it cost to stay the night?
With Casamundo you can find rentals in Ambleside starting at €69 - On average, you will stay in a 21 m² (Bed and breakfast rental) or a 117 m² (Cottage).
Do you offer accommodations for traveling with a group?
For your vacation in Ambleside, we do offer accommodations for groups. The typical cottage has space for 5 guests.