Herdwick Cottage Ambleside

“Set in a quiet road in the heart of the village.” - AA Inspector

LOCATION

AMBLESIDE, CUMBRIA

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Herdwick Cottage Ambleside is a handsome, slate-fronted terraced house discreetly tucked away in the very heart of the village. Views of the surrounding fells can be glimpsed from charming bedrooms on the upper floors while two separate lounges make sure guests can always find a quiet corner. The house features two separate bathrooms and a superbly well-equipped kitchen. Permit available for on-street parking.

Herdwick Cottage Ambleside
AMBLESIDE, CUMBRIA, LA22 9AG

Features

Rooms
  • Total units: 2
  • Maximum occupancy: 5
Children
  • Children welcome
  • Cots provided
  • High chairs
Facilities
  • Garden furniture
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Microwave
  • Freezer
  • Linens provided
  • Towels provided
  • Internet
  • Fireplace or wood burning stove
Room Rates
  • Low season minimum price: £650
  • High season minimum price: £900
Opening times
  • Open all year
  • Changeover day: Saturday

About the area

Discover Cumbria

Cumbria's rugged yet beautiful landscape is best known for the Lake District National Park that sits within its boundaries. It’s famous for Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake, and Derwent Water, ‘Queen of the English Lakes'. This beautiful countryside once inspired William Wordsworth and his home, Dove Cottage, in Grasmere is a popular museum. Another place of literary pilgrimage is Hill Top, home of Beatrix Potter, located near Windermere. Tom Kitten, Samuel Whiskers and Jemima Puddleduck were all created here.

Much of Cumbria is often overlooked in favour of the Lake Distirct. In the south, the Lune Valley remains as lovely as it was when Turner painted it. The coast is also a secret gem. With its wide cobbled streets, spacious green and views of the Solway Firth, Silloth is a fine Victorian seaside resort. Other towns along this coastline include Whitehaven, Workington and Maryport. Carlisle is well worth a look – once a Roman camp, its red-brick cathedral dates back to the early 12th century and its 11th-century castle was built by William Rufus.

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