Compston House is a traditional 1890 s Merchant House, built of lakeland stone located only a 4 minute walk from Ambleside town centre and 1 mile from Waterhead Pier. The house now has a contemporary look and an American-twist. Each bedroom is uniquely inspired-choose Florida, Hawaii, Texas, Montana, Maine, Pennsylvania, Arizona, New York, or Wyoming!. Free Wi-Fi and on-site parking is available. As seen on Rory McGrath s The Lakes television program, it s all about breakfast! New Yorkers Sue and Jerry offer you the choice of a full American breakfast, a full English breakfast a New York style omelette overstuffed with cheese, or eggy bread as you like it-sweet or savory! With sizzling home cured bacon and handmade Cumberland sausages from our local butcher, and creamy local free range eggs.just yummy. And, if you go home hungry, it s your own fault!