About Us

Welcome to Ambleside Cumbria. The online guide to Ambleside, the surrounding areas of the Lake District and Cumbria.

What we have to offer:

The content of our site includes a searchable directory of local services of local landmarks like Bridge House and scenes of nearby fells and lakes, plus a number of articles about the town and surrounding area. To find what you are looking for, hover over your desired area of the site in the navigation bar above to reveal a list oflinks to the pages available.

Visit the Ambleside Cumbria

If you are travelling here for the first time, we have written directions for how best to get here from a number of nearby town and cities. For more information and to view the location of Ambleside on a road and/or satellite map, please see our directions page.

What can you find on site?

We have also provided information regarding local attractions which are maintained by The National Trust or English Heritage, along with details of property available for sale in the town.

To find out more about the town and its community, we recommend looking through the selection of books available about Ambleside and Cumbria. Links to buy books securely online are provided, but you may also be able to find them in the many shops in the town, such as those in the retail category of our directory.

Ambleside Accommodation

A number of the very best hotels, B&Bs and other places to stay in Ambleside and the Lake Distict. If you are planning on staying locally overnight, please take a look at the listings on the accommodation page of our directory. Be sure to mention Ambleside Cumbria when contacting any of the hotels, bed & breakfasts, guesthouses, holiday cottages or camp sites listed.