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The Swan at Grasmere- The Inn Collection Group - Ambleside - Building
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Queens Head Inn & Restaurant - Ambleside - Bedroom
$200+
Free Wi-Fi
The Fisherbeck
7.9 Good
$128+
$128+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Lancrigg
8.7 Very good
$207+
$207+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
The Drunken Duck Inn
9 Wonderful
$214+
$214+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
The Inn At Grasmere
8.4 Very good
$208+
$208+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Skelwith Bridge Hotel
8.6 Very good
$202+
$202+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Ambleside hotels near Armitt Museum and Library

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Ambleside Salutation Hotel & Spa, World Hotel Distinctive - Ambleside - Bedroom
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Brathay Lodge - Ambleside - Building
Brathay Lodge
8.6 Very good
$187+
$187+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Rothay Garth
8.7 Very good
$185+
$185+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

Top Ambleside hotels with parking

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Thorney How - Ambleside
$1,264+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Langdale Hotel & Spa - Ambleside
Langdale Hotel & Spa
8.6 Very good
$346+
$346+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Tweedies Bar and Lodge
8.5 Very good
$220+
$220+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Rydal Lodge
9.1 Wonderful
$185+
$185+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

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Low season

January

High season

July

Average price (weeknight)

$219

Average price (weekend night)

$246
Cheapest month to stay with an average 60% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 21% rise in price.
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When to book a hotel in Ambleside

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Top tips for finding Ambleside hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Ambleside, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Ambleside in January and August.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Ambleside if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Tuesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Ambleside found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $126, while the most expensive was $126.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Ambleside for 2 days.
  • If you’re planning a visit to Ambleside you may wish to enjoy one of its scenic walking tours. There is a relaxing walk from A591 via Rydal Park that goes past Dove Cottage into Grasmere Village, then over the Rothay Footbridge, across the Fell and back into Ambleside. Once you’ve finished, relax at Ambleside Salutation Hotel BW Premier Collection, which is a 4-star accommodation with 2 spa tubs, full service spa, indoor pool, restaurant and bar/lounge.
  • For those travelers looking to indulge in a bit of luxury, the 4-star Holbeck Ghyll Country House Hotel in nearby Windermere has a tennis court, steam room, sauna and full service spa (including a Turkish bath) along with free Wi-Fi and free breakfast. Another good choice is the Daffodil Hotel & Spa on Keswick Road, which offers free hot/cold breakfast, concierge service and a 4-room, full-service spa with hydrotherapy and aromatherapy treatments.
  • Ambleside is a great destination for a romantic weekend getaway where couples can enjoy sailing or cruising on Lake Windermere and enjoy the beauty of this natural lake. Linthwaite House Hotel is a lakefront property where guests can cosy up near the lobby fireplace, rent a bicycle or Segway, explore the lake environs or take in some local entertainment at Old Laundry Theatre, which is about a 20-minute walk from the hotel.
  • Lake Windermere visitors can also enjoy the mountainous scenery and landscape of the Lake District National Park with its various lakes, footpaths and wildlife sanctuaries -- a fun activity for couples and families alike. Reserve a room at Wateredge Inn on Borran’s Road, which offers free full breakfast, free parking and free Wi-Fi, as well as a restaurant, bar/lounge and garden -- better yet, it is a 1-minute walk to the lake.
  • If you’re planning a trip for the entire family, then consider staying at at MacDonald Old England Hotel & Spa in Windermere. This hotel has a restaurant, bar/lounge, 24-hour room service, a children’s pool and the option for one child under 5 to stay free in the same room as their parent/guardian. The hotel is an 8-minute walk to the lake with hiking and biking trails nearby.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Ambleside

  • Which hotels in Ambleside are great for watersports?

    Low Wood Bay on Ambleside Road is perfect for enjoying a variety of watersports including water skiing, fishing, rowing, canoeing and sailing. This 4-star accommodation also features free Wi-Fi, free parking, a garden, 2 restaurants, 2 bars/lounges, an indoor pool and a full-service spa with a sauna and steam room. It is also a 1-minute walk to Lake Windermere and 19 minutes to Ambleside Pier.

  • Are any hotels in Ambleside near Dove Cottage?

    Dove Cottage is the former home of English poet William Wordsworth, and Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum is a popular tourist attraction in Ambleside. The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa at Grasmere is a 10-minute walk from Dove Cottage and features an indoor pool, health club, steam room, sauna, 24-hour room service, free Wi-Fi and free parking.

  • Are there any hotels in Ambleside near Grizedale Forest?

    Grizedale Forest in the Lake District offers an array of activities for the outdoor enthusiast, from walking trails and cycling trails with views of the surrounding lake and mountains to zip wires and outdoor sculptures. Staying at Rothay Manor Hotel will put you within 3.8 miles of the forest and includes free Wi-Fi, free parking, a garden, 2 bars/lounges, a restaurant and laundry facilities.

  • Which hotels in Ambleside are near shopping areas?

    The Old Courthouse Gallery features contemporary arts and crafts including wall art, glass, ceramics, metalwork and jewelry for the intrepid collector or the casual souvenir shopper. The MacDonald Swan Hotel lies about 3 miles from the heart of downtown Ambleside and offers free Wi-Fi, free parking, a restaurant, bar/lounge, 24-hour reception and laundry facilities.

  • What are the best hotels near Hill Top?

    If you are looking for a hotel close to Hill Top, you should consider staying at Belle Green Bed And Breakfast, Sawrey House Hotel & Restaurant and Ees Wyke Country House, as they are the most recommended by KAYAK users.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Ambleside?

    $242 is the average price for a double room in Ambleside, but our users have found rooms for as cheap as $78 in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Ambleside for tonight?

    KAYAK users found rooms for tonight for a cheap as $78 in the last 3 hours. 3-star hotel rooms have been found from $113, and 4-star hotels from $136.

  • How much is a hotel in Ambleside for this weekend?

    The cheapest hotel room in Ambleside for the upcoming weekend found on KAYAK in the last 3 days was for $123 per night. For the same dates, 3-star hotel rooms have been found for as low as $123 per night and 4-star hotel rooms from $184 per night.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Ambleside?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Ambleside with free parking or free breakfast. Top-rated options with free free parking in Ambleside include High Grassings Country House and Forest Side Hotel, while popular hotels with free breakfast in Ambleside include The Inn At Grasmere and The Daffodil Hotel & Spa.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Ambleside?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Ambleside districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Ambleside city center.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Ambleside hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Ambleside that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include The Swan at Grasmere- The Inn Collection Group, The Drunken Duck Inn and Bridge House Hotel & Silver Howe View Cottage.

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