Holiday rentals and lettings in Ambleside

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3 nights
£1,221
£1,020
£340 / night
16% discount
Sat, 23/10 - Tue, 26/10
Holiday rental for 3 people
3 pers., 2 bedrooms, 250m to city center
4.0
(9 reviews)

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£148
per night

Holiday letting for 2 people, with garden and hot tub, child-friendly
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 200m to city center
FREE cancellation
4.8
(160 reviews)

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£99
per night

Holiday rental for 8 people, with view and terrace, with pets
8 pers., 4 bedrooms, 350m to city center
FREE cancellation
5.0
(8 reviews)

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£154
per night

Holiday rental for 2 people, with view and garden, child-friendly
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 12m², 250m to city center
FREE cancellation
4.5
(927 reviews)
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£68
per night

Holiday rental for 2 people
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 40m², 100m to city center
FREE cancellation
4.8
(9 reviews)

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£64
per night

Holiday rental for 4 people
4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 450m to city center
3.6
(21 reviews)

from
£70
per night

Holiday rental for 2 people, with view and balcony, child-friendly
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 18m², 250m to city center
4.5
(673 reviews)

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£128
per night

Holiday rental for 6 people
6 pers., 4 bedrooms, 101m², 150m to city center
FREE cancellation
4.7
(27 reviews)

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£101
per night

Holiday rental for 6 people, with pets
6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1.1km to city center
FREE cancellation
3.1
(4 reviews)

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£55
per night

Holiday rental for 2 people
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 14m², 400m to city center
4.7
(432 reviews)

from
£77
per night

Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden, with pets
2 pers., 2 bedrooms, 150m to city center
FREE cancellation
4.9
(20 reviews)

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£70
per night

Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 200m to city center
4.6
(5 reviews)

from
£59
per night

Holiday rental for 2 people, with pets
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 2m², 60m to city center
FREE cancellation
4.8
(52 reviews)
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Pet-friendly Holiday Rentals & Lettings
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£99
per night

Holiday rental for 4 people, with garden, with pets
4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 850m to city center
4.3
(20 reviews)

from
£147
per night

Holiday rental for 9 people, with garden and view, child-friendly
9 pers., 5 bedrooms, 80m to city center
FREE cancellation
4.9
(4 reviews)

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£82
per night

Holiday rental for 3 people, with garden and lake view, child-friendly
3 pers., 2 bedrooms, 900m to city center
FREE cancellation
4.1
(8 reviews)
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Holiday Rentals & Lettings with Pool
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£146
per night

Holiday rental for 8 people, with pool and garden
8 pers., 4 bedrooms, 100m to city center
FREE cancellation
5.0
(20 reviews)

from
£118
per night

Holiday rental for 4 people, with garden and pool, child-friendly
4 pers., 3 bedrooms, 150m to city center
FREE cancellation
4.9
(20 reviews)

from
£111
per night

Holiday rental for 2 people, with hot tub and pool
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 150m to city center
FREE cancellation
5.0
(2 reviews)
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Holiday Rentals & Lettings with Internet
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£85
per night

Holiday rental for 4 people, with garden
4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 61m², 60m to city center
FREE cancellation
4.8
(12 reviews)

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£76
per night

Holiday rental for 2 people
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 39m², 60m to city center
FREE cancellation
4.2
(12 reviews)

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£140
per night

Holiday rental for 2 people, with view
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 15m², 200m to city center
4.3
(181 reviews)
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Highlights in Ambleside

  • Beautiful countryside
  • Hiking in the mountains
  • Watersports on a mountain lake
  • fine dining

Most popular in Ambleside

Internet 136
Pets allowed 43
Balcony/Terrace 22
TV 143
Garden 82
Parking 123

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Prices and availability

Prices

October
November
December
January
February
£199
18 Sep - 25 Sep
£164 per night
25 Sep - 02 Oct
£164 per night
02 Oct - 09 Oct
£165 per night
09 Oct - 16 Oct
£161 per night
16 Oct - 23 Oct
£166 per night
23 Oct - 30 Oct
£174 per night
30 Oct - 06 Nov
£169 per night
06 Nov - 13 Nov
£149 per night
13 Nov - 20 Nov
£139 per night
20 Nov - 27 Nov
£141 per night
27 Nov - 04 Dec
£145 per night
04 Dec - 11 Dec
£150 per night
11 Dec - 18 Dec
£149 per night
18 Dec - 25 Dec
£158 per night
25 Dec - 01 Jan
£186 per night
01 Jan - 08 Jan
£199 per night
08 Jan - 15 Jan
£177 per night
15 Jan - 22 Jan
£170 per night
22 Jan - 29 Jan
£160 per night
29 Jan - 05 Feb
£155 per night
05 Feb - 12 Feb
£168 per night
12 Feb - 19 Feb
£168 per night
19 Feb - 26 Feb
£164 per night
26 Feb - 05 Mar
£153 per night
Average price per week

Availabilities

October
November
December
January
February
59 %
18 Sep - 25 Sep
5 %
25 Sep - 02 Oct
10 %
02 Oct - 09 Oct
14 %
09 Oct - 16 Oct
15 %
16 Oct - 23 Oct
18 %
23 Oct - 30 Oct
15 %
30 Oct - 06 Nov
26 %
06 Nov - 13 Nov
32 %
13 Nov - 20 Nov
34 %
20 Nov - 27 Nov
40 %
27 Nov - 04 Dec
43 %
04 Dec - 11 Dec
42 %
11 Dec - 18 Dec
41 %
18 Dec - 25 Dec
31 %
25 Dec - 01 Jan
23 %
01 Jan - 08 Jan
28 %
08 Jan - 15 Jan
57 %
15 Jan - 22 Jan
59 %
22 Jan - 29 Jan
57 %
29 Jan - 05 Feb
55 %
05 Feb - 12 Feb
59 %
12 Feb - 19 Feb
56 %
19 Feb - 26 Feb
52 %
26 Feb - 05 Mar
56 %
Percentage of available lettings

Holiday rentals and lettings in Ambleside

Lettings in a Lake District gem

Ambleside is a small town located in the UK’s magnificent Lake District, on the shores of Lake Windermere. Looking for holiday lettings in Ambleside? Choose between beautiful old buildings in the heart of the bustling market town, or lovely stone properties in the stunning mountains and valleys of the Lake District. The town itself is homely and very welcoming, making it a very pleasant place for your holiday if you’re looking for a relaxing town with plenty of daytime activities and easy access to the delights of Cumbria. Why not book your holiday now?

Beautiful Cumbrian buildings

Cumbria is well known for its gorgeous, traditional old stone buildings, and the area of Ambleside is a fine purveyor of these cosy abodes. Holiday lettings in Ambleside town itself consist of converted properties which offer cosy spaces and picturesque views of the striking town. Look for holiday lettings next to Lake Windermere, or slightly further back from the town for holiday lettings in the gorgeous countryside.

Holidays in Ambleside

The area and getting around

One of Cumbria’s prettiest villages

Ambleside is just off the A591, one of the main north-south roads winding through the Lake District. The nearest railway station to Ambleside is Windermere, about 4 miles away. Ambleside has a great range of interesting boutique and independent shops, making it an unexpectedly brilliant destination for shopaholics, but beyond its quaint centre, there is so much more to discover at this wonderful holiday location!

Explore the region’s hills, lakes and mountains

To the north of the town of Ambleside you’ll find the rolling hills and mountains of the Lake District, England’s highest mountain range. To the south is the largest lake in the area, Windermere, which offers a wide range of activities and boasts strikingly beautiful landscapes. Ambleside, set in a valley at the foot of the hills, is the perfect holiday destination for lovers of the outdoors.

Travellers and activities

Ambleside for walkers and hikers

Most visitors to the Lake District, especially to towns like Ambleside, come for the great outdoors. Ambleside is the perfect place to stay for your hiking holiday as it gives immediate access to a wide range of walks. You can spend your time on the easier, flat walks that take you around Lake Windermere, or you can stride out across the hills and mountains which surround the town. There are thousands of different routes to explore, for all abilities and fitness levels, and with plenty of pubs and restaurants to discover on the way – what better way can there be to finish of your day of biking than with a beer or glass of wine in front of a fire in a traditional British pub?!

Ambleside for water sports lovers

Lake Windermere is a true paradise for water sports lovers. How do you fancy the idea of learning to sail? Gain your sailing qualifications at Low Wood Bay Sports, the RYA certified sailing centre near Ambleside. If you feel the need for speed, waterskiing and wakeboarding courses are also available at the same centre. Prefer to paddle? Kayaking and canoeing is a very popular sport on Lake Windermere, and you can easily hire equipment in the numerous rental outlets in the area. Why not take a picnic and make a day of it on the clear blue water?

Look out for the lively red squirrels around the lake – one of the very few places in the UK where they still thrive!

Top 5 travel tips in Ambleside

1. Ride the summer carriage

Take a horse and carriage from Ambleside to Waterhead Pier and enjoy travelling the way it used to be, whilst you chill out and soak up the wonderful mountain scenery. Only available in the summer months.

2. Ride Windermere’s ‘steamer’

Take the steamer ship across Lake Windermere to Bowness to visit the extensive range of exciting shops and interesting historical buildings and get fabulous views of the lake.

3. Enjoy Ambleside’s restaurants

The Old Stamp House is a romantic, high-end eatery offering an exceptional menu and exquisite food. For something even more special choose the Sailing Dinner Cruises offering Prosecco and fine dining aboard a yacht on the lake, departing from Low Wood Marina.

4. Explore Stagshaw Gardens

This scenic 8 acres of woodland garden houses a huge collection of azaleas, rhododendrons and other ericaceous trees and shrubs, as well as gently flowing waterfalls and incredible lake views. All just a short walk from Ambleside.

5. Come by… the sheepdog trials!

Sheep are still vitally important inhabitants of the rolling hills of the Lake District, and as a consequence, so are sheepdogs. The Rydal Sheepdog Trials are held half a mile north of Ambleside every year in August with competitors coming from all across the UK.

FAQs: Holiday Rentals & Lettings in Ambleside

How much do you pay on average for holiday lettings in Ambleside?

COVID-19 has severely impacted the travel industry. Based on our 2020 data, Ambleside has an annual average price of £132.76 per night.

When are holiday rentals cheaper in Ambleside?

If you seek to get the most out of your money, the cheapest months to visit Ambleside are September (£118.86 per night for accommodation, on average), June (£120.24), and March (£121.03).

In which months is it more expensive to rent a holiday letting in Ambleside?

When you look at renting a holiday letting in Ambleside, the highest prices are usually seen in the month of October (with an average of £151.02 per night), followed by May (£150.16), and April (£141.42).

Do I need to plan a trip to Ambleside well in advance?

When visiting Ambleside, it is necessary to be proactive, as 80% of rentals are usually booked, according to last year's data.

What time of the year can I find more available holiday rentals?

The most available months, on average, are May (with an availability of 42%), April (36.5%), and January (35.5%), according to the trends observed in 2020.

When are fewer lettings available?

The months with the lowest properties available in Ambleside are, in order, September, August and July, with respective average availability figures of 0.25%, 1.6%, and 3.25%, based on data collected in 2020.

How many holiday rentals does Holidu have in Ambleside?

We have grouped together the offers from 12 different partners in Ambleside, so we can provide you with around 220 properties. You're going to have a hard time choosing your favourite!

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