The popular tourist resort of Ambleside is situated at the north side of Lake Windermere and boasts a wide range of attractions including shops, restaurants and traditional Lakeland pubs,
Things to do in Ambleside
Bridge House sits on Stock Beck in the middle of Ambleside and has become an icon for visitors to the Lakes. One of the most photographed attractions in the area, a visit to this quirky 17th century building is a must. View it's two furnished rooms whilst unraveling the mystery to its existence.
Try tackling Ambleside's 35ft indoor climbing wall, providing a realistic and exciting experience in the heart of Ambleside. Beginners and experts of all ages are welcome, with qualified instructors on hand to help. There is also a bouldering room, and a cafe for the spectators.
One of Ambleside's best loved attractions, Zeffirellis is a premier independent cinema with an authentic vegetarian pizzeria attached. Enjoy a meal and film value deal or relax in the jazz cafe with live music. An attraction not to be missed whilst in the Lakes, high quality service guaranteed.
Enjoy a fun day out at Wray Castle, a National Trust owned mock-Gothic castle near Ambleside on the shores of Lake Windermere. Stood in stunning grounds, you can explore every inch of the castle including grand living spaces, narrow passages, mock ruins and hidden doors.