Recently renovated, our three hundred year old cottage provides a warm and welcoming atmosphere. There are just three bedrooms at this luxury Ambleside B&B, all with proper bathrooms, two of which include Victorian-style clawfoot bathtubs.



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Ambleside B&B – Bed and Breakfast in Ambleside

The Waterwheel Bed and Breakfast in Ambleside, set in the Heart of the Lake District is a small, luxury guest house, perfect for a short break or a longer stay in the Lake District. If you’re looking for a warm and friendly Ambleside B&B, we welcome you to take a look at what we have on offer.

Our enchanting bed and breakfast in Ambleside has three beautifully furnished bedrooms, each with its own bathroom; perfect for a luxury or romantic break in the Lakes.

Set in one of the most picturesque towns in the Lake District, The Waterwheel guest house in Ambleside is just a short walk from a great selection of shops and boutiques and also many restaurants and hostelries.

If you feel like venturing a little farther afield, the nearby Kirkstone Pass offers a spectacular drive to one of the highest points above the Lake District where the views over Windermere and the Lakes are truly stunning. Ambleside is also centrally placed if you would like to visit the historic market towns of Kendal or Keswick.

A break in the Lake District at the Waterwheel Ambleside B&B offers many opportunities for those who enjoy outdoor pursuits. Windermere is just 5 minutes away and has opportunities for sailing and windsurfing and of course some wonderful walks along the shores of the great lake. For those who prefer more adventurous walking opportunities, Scaffel Pike and Striding Edge offer a challenge to even the most hardenend of walkers.

Julie and Nigel look forward to welcoming you to The Waterwheel Ambleside B&B in the most beautiful corner of England. To select a room for your stay with us, please visit our Tariff and Offers page.