Our Pub and Accommodation

Looking for somewhere to stay in the Lake District? The Ambleside Inn is in the heart of Ambleside close to England’s largest Lake Windermere, making it the perfect place to plan a tranquil getaway. Settle down for a comfortable night’s sleep in one of The Ambleside Inn’s 30 newly refurbished en-suite bedrooms with superior rooms boasting outstanding views of the fells.

The perfect alternative to hotel accommodation in the Lake District and with more services than self-catering, the beautifully renovated The Ambleside Inn is just the place to stay whether you’re looking to enjoy a walking holiday in the Lakes or simply to relax with family and friends.

Our rooms

Take your pick of double, twin, single, accessible or family en-suite bedrooms. All rooms have Freeview TV, Wi-Fi, and tea and coffee making facilities. Hairdryers, iron and ironing board facilities are available on request. Room rates include a full Cumbrian breakfast. Please note that guest check-in time is from 2.30pm while guests must check-out by 10.30am. A number of designated dog-friendly hotel rooms are also available. A pet supplement of £7.50 per night applies.

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Access for all

While we are committed to being as accessible as possible for our guests, the nature of our building means that we do not have a customer lift and rooms are accessed by stairs only.For fully accessible bedrooms in the Lake District browse our sister inn The Coniston Inn in nearby Coniston.

Walking and cycling facilities

All rooms have a plastic tray for muddy boots, while we will always do our best to help dry soggy clothes and store equipment.

Group accommodation

For parties looking for excellent value bed and breakfast accommodation in the Lake District for corporate or tourism groups, The Ambleside Inn will be the perfect venue. Please contact us to discuss your group travel requirements.


Parking is available in Ambleside’s public car parks which are located nearby.

If you’re looking for welcoming rooms and cosy pubs in Ambleside, the Lake District, choose The Ambleside Inn. Book your stay with us now.

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Latest news

The Ambleside Inn has opened following a multi-million pound refurbishment. Read more

The official opening date has been announced for The Ambleside Inn. Read more


Our vouchers make the ideal gift for all occasions and are valid at The Ambleside Inn or any other Inn Collection Group inn.

Vouchers are available upon request in denominations of £10, £20 and £50. Terms and conditions apply.