Ambleside in the Lake District is a mecca for walkers and everyone who loves the Lakes. As well as the full range of holiday accommodation and restaurants and pubs, it has a huge range of walking gear and accessory shops, and good local craft shops.
Ambleside is in the central Lake District, close to Windermere and Grasmere. It is located at the nortern end of Lake Windermere, and is a ideal holiday location for exploring the Lake District.
It has a good selection of holiday accommodation as you would expect, and a fantastic range of shops catering for the great outdoors. It also has a good selection of restaurants and bars, including Zeffirellis Cinema and Restaurant. There are many things to do and places to see in the area, including Rydal Mount, the historic home and gardens of William Wordsworth.
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In the meantime, please just click on the links for the full range of holiday accommodation, from five star luxury hotels in the Ambleside area, to high quality Ambleside bed and breakfasts and fabulous self-catering cottages in and around Ambleside. There are also many excellent campsites and caravan parks. There is a huge range of attractions, places to eat and other activities to suit all tastes.