Anthony & Christine have been welcoming new guests and old friends to Smallwood House for 22 years. Our guests regularly comment on our award winning breakfasts, thanks to our menu range and use of quality, fresh local produce. We are happy to cater for vegetarian, gluten free or other dietary needs. Our on-going commitment to cleanliness and decoration means our rooms are fresh and comfortable, and our bathrooms offer under-floor heating and attractive suites. We're just a 2 minute walk from the town centre, with a variety of shops, restaurants and bars to enjoy, and Ambleside is an ideal location for exploring the fells or the wider Lake District. If you don't want to completely get away from it all we offer complimentary Wifi throughout the hotel, as well as the use of a nearby spa and swimming pool.
The Ambleside Salutation is the ideal place to work out, dine out and simply chill out. Here is the ideal place for that Lakeland break, family holiday, conference, Christmas party, family get together or delicious dining out, simply easy to get here but hard to leave. Try our Swim Sundays or Dinner and Dip (simply book lunch or dinner and use our luxurious leisure facilities free of charge). Free wi-fi, dog friendly, private parking
Bars & restaurant open to non-residents
Small Country House hotel on the outskirts of Ambleside just a short walk from the town centre, set in its own landscaped gardens with free on-site parking. Family owned and run for over 40 years, Rothay Manor is renowned for its warm, friendly, relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. There is a choice of 16 standard/superior rooms and 3 suites. Families are welcome with cots, high chairs, baby-listening and children's High Tea available. Wheelchair accessible rooms, WiFi connection available. Open Christmas and New Year. Special Interest Holidays from October - May. Guests have free use of a nearby Leisure Club.
Bars & restaurant open to non-residents Situated in its own grounds on the shore of Lake Windermere at Waterhead, the hotel offers comfortable well-appointed accommodation and imaginative cuisine. There are 22 bedrooms, many with lake views and all offering the best of Lakeland comfort with each having its own bathroom, colour television and complimentary tea and coffee tray. Twins, doubles, king-size doubles, family and single rooms are available plus two luxury suites with balconies and a view of the lake. A full Lakeland Breakfast is included and is served with spectacular views of Lake Windermere. During the day we offer a full menu of freshly prepared food of the highest quality, fine wines and real ales.