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This delightful apartment is perfectly placed in the heart of Ambleside, just a short walk from the shops, restaurants, and bars. The apartment was once a bank that has been lovingly converted into a cosy home-from-home, ideal for a couple. We love the views of Ambleside that can be admired from the living space and bedroom. Set off on walks straight from your front door, or drive to some of the Lake District’s most loved spots.


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What to expect


Highlights

Explore Lake Windermere by boat – the pier is a fifteen-minute walk away

Explore Lake Windermere by boat – the pier is a fifteen-minute walk away

Take in the gorgeous Ambleside views from this cosy apartment

Take in the gorgeous Ambleside views from this cosy apartment

Visit nearby Rydal Water – it's a stunning spot for a hike

Visit nearby Rydal Water – it's a stunning spot for a hike

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Home truths

    There’s a private parking space for one car at this home. A frequent bus service departs nearby, giving access to much of the Lake District.

    This apartment is on the first floor of the building so it may not be suitable for those with reduced mobility.

    This is a self-check-in property.

About this stay


Amenities

Wi-fi

Parking available

TV

Dishwasher

Fridge

Hair dryer

Bedrooms & bathrooms

1 bedroom, 1 bed

1 bathroom

Local guide


About The Lake District

Poets and novelists have often escaped to the Lake District for a spot of inspiration. Famously, Wordsworth pondered about daffodils and clouds during his time here. The undulating hills are tracked with drystone walls while sheep graze, and farmsteads enjoy untouched beauty for miles around. England’s biggest lake, Windermere, cuts through a valley, sleek as glass and hosts a litany of cosy-pub-filled towns and water sports venues along its shores....

Explore the area

Local restaurants, cafes, museums, sites and activities, recommended by our community of hosts and travel experts

Take a stroll around Rothay Park

Take a stroll around Rothay Park

This play park offers a variety of swings, slides, and a huge rocky outcrop for kids to climb on. With great views and a lovely location, it's a quality place for families to enjoy in Ambleside.

23 min
Indulge at the Apple Pie Cafe and Bakery

Indulge at the Apple Pie Cafe and Bakery

A long-standing family-run establishment offering delectable sweet and savoury pies, cakes, and sandwiches. Enjoy the perfectly prepared bread, heavenly apple pie, and organic cider. A must-visit for food lovers in Ambleside.

106 min
Experience Zeffirellis

Experience Zeffirellis

A gem in the heart of Ambleside, this vegetarian Italian eatery offers delicious food, friendly service, and a cinema for a full evening of entertainment.

2 min
Dine at Dodds Restaurant

Dine at Dodds Restaurant

Dodds Restaurant is a cheery modern establishment in Ambleside, serving up delicious classic Mediterranean dishes made from local produce.

106 min
Explore The Bridge House

Explore The Bridge House

Step into the whimsical 17th-century stone house on Stock Beck River. Admire the beautiful architecture and relax on the balcony with a drink. Don't miss the nearby waterfall.

28 min
Enjoy the serene beauty of Borrans Park

Enjoy the serene beauty of Borrans Park

A picturesque park at the north of Lake Windermere, offering stunning views, picnic spots, and easy access to nearby walks. Treat it with respect and soak in the tranquil atmosphere.

21 min
Explore Stock Ghyll Force

Explore Stock Ghyll Force

Take a beautiful walk to stunning waterfalls in a wooded area, just a 10-minute walk from Ambleside town centre.

11 min
Make reservations at Lucy's on a Plate

Make reservations at Lucy's on a Plate

A charming restaurant in Ambleside, known for its warm atmosphere and delicious food. Enjoy South African dishes and exceptional lamb cutlets.

3 min
Tuck in at Sheila's Cottage

Tuck in at Sheila's Cottage

Nestled in a cosy stone cottage, this restaurant offers locally sourced, traditional comfort cuisine. Enjoy outstanding food, friendly staff, and a dog-friendly atmosphere. Generous portions and tasty dishes make it a must-visit in Ambleside.

1 min
Enjoy a hearty meal at Copper Pot

Enjoy a hearty meal at Copper Pot

A charming cafe and bakery serving delicious breakfasts, sandwiches, snacks, and cakes in a rustic setting. Friendly staff, quick service, and a lovely terrace garden make it a delightful spot to unwind in Ambleside.

3 min
Indulge in fresh delights at Fresher's Cafe

Indulge in fresh delights at Fresher's Cafe

Experience amazing service, delicious food, and a wide selection of dishes at this lovely cafe. Don't miss their freshly baked quiche and enjoy the great customer service.

22 min
Dine at Rothay Manor Boutique Hotel & Restaurant

Dine at Rothay Manor Boutique Hotel & Restaurant

An upscale restaurant with delicious dishes and an elegant interior.

17 min

Get around

Airport

Carlisle Lake District

1 hr 15 min

Blackpool

1 hr 21 min

Teesside International

2 hr 37 min

Train station

Windermere

14 min

Bus stop

Salutation Hotel

2 min

Local shops & services

Convenience store

1 min

Cafe

7 min

Pharmacy

3 min

Points of interest

Beach

Blackstone Point

1 hr 1 min

Booking policies


House Rules

Infants welcome (under 12 months)

Children welcome (1-12 years)

No pets

No parties or events

No smoking

Good to know

Arrival from 16:00

Departure before 10:00

On floor 1, steps only

Wifi

No air con

Cancellation policy

  • Up until

    5

    days

    Cancel at least 5 days before your check-in date for a full refund.

  • Not eligible for a refund once your check-in date is under 5 days away.

Host


This home is managed by Craig

This home is managed directly by a business. A member of their staff will be your point of contact before and during your stay. Craig's team are expert hosts who know as much about Cumbria as they do about excellent hosting. They'll be available 24/7 throughout your stay, whether it's to help you with anything in the home, or to recommend the best local restaurants.

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