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Most Popular Booked Ambleside Hotels

The Daffodil Hotel $181
The Daffodil Hotel

The Daffodil Hotel

Keswick Road, Grasmere, Ambleside, England
     
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    A full-service spa and a restaurant are featured at this smoke-free hotel. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Relax with a drink at the bar/lounge and enjoy the free buffet breakfast each morning.

    Ambleside Lake House $100
    Ambleside Lake House

    Ambleside Lake House

    Lake Road, Waterhead Bay, Ambleside, England
       
      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      This guesthouse doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free English breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the laundry service. A bar/lounge, a garden, and luggage storage are also on offer.

      Brathay Hall - Brathay Trust Get Rates
      Brathay Hall - Brathay Trust

      Brathay Hall - Brathay Trust

      Brathay Hall, Ambleside, England
         
        3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        This bed & breakfast features free self parking and a terrace. A business center, a garden, and a picnic area are also on offer.

        Traveller's Rest Inn $71
        Traveller's Rest Inn

        Traveller's Rest Inn

        Grasmere, Ambleside, England
           
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this inn. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. A terrace, a garden, and a lobby fireplace are also on offer.

          The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa $123
          The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa

          The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa

          Stock Lane, Grasmere, Ambleside, England
             
            4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            A full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this smoke-free hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. You'll appreciate the sauna, bar/lounge, and laundry facilities.

            Cuckoo Brow Inn $77
            Cuckoo Brow Inn

            Cuckoo Brow Inn

            Far Sawrey, Ambleside, England
               
              4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this inn. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. A garden, a lobby fireplace, and a picnic area are also on offer.

              Tweedies Bar and Lodge $136
              Tweedies Bar and Lodge

              Tweedies Bar and Lodge

              Grasmere, Lake District, Ambleside, England
                 
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                This hotel features 2 restaurants and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the free full breakfast each morning.

                Rothay Garden Hotel $213
                Rothay Garden Hotel

                Rothay Garden Hotel

                Broadgate, Grasmere, Ambleside, England
                   
                  4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  This hotel features a restaurant, a spa tub, and a bar/lounge. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the sauna and free full breakfast each morning.

                  Ambleside Activities

                  Places To Go In Ambleside

                  Welcome, traveler, to Ambleside. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in Ambleside

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in Ambleside. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in Ambleside? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from Ambleside attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.