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Brantholme Bed & Breakfast, Ambleside, Lake District


Re-Opening 4th July

We are so happy to be opening and looking forward to receiving our guests back. We've tirelessly to prepare and would like to reassure guests will a long-awaited break. Small changes have been put in place to ensure a safe clean environment continues to be experienced. Please see in more detail information provided before your arrival by clicking the link below. We'd like to thank guests again for your continuing support during these changing times.

Once lockdown is lifted and we resume back to business our existing bookings from that day will remain existing and our T's and C's will resume. If however the government requests we stay closed for a longer period, all guests booked within those dates will be contacted. Please be patient. 

Come and enjoy the beautiful unspoilt views we like to share with our guests from Brantholme over the fells of Loughrigg, horseshoe and Wansfell and the summer sunsets on the patio with a glass of something nice in your hand! Book now for the summer/autumn so you wont be dissapointed.

Thank you again for your support and understanding and look forward to seeing you soon, Stay Happy and Healthy, 

Jo and Frank.

See our temporary changes by clickingSafeguarding All Our Guests


Brantholme B&B is no ordinary Ambleside Guest House, we take great pride in the warm welcome and the friendly atmosphere we create. What's more, we're right at the heart of both The Lake District National Park and The Lake District World Heritage Site.

We are Jo and Frank who own and manage the Bed &Breakfast. We love nothing more than welcoming guests to this most beautiful part of Lakeland. We're a dog-friendly Bed &Breakfast in Ambleside and dogs stay for free, as long as they bring their paying humans!

Brantholme has benefited from substantial refurbishment work over the last few years and we continue to invest in the B&B to ensure each stay is memorable for all the right reasons.


Top 10 reasons to stay at Brantholme in Ambleside:

  • Perfect, quiet location in Ambleside
  • Superb views to the Lake District fells
  • Only 2 minute walk to shops, pubs &restaurants
  • Easy access to the local fells for walking
  • Owner managed, ensuring a warm welcome
  • Choice of Suite, Superior or Standard rooms
  • All rooms have super-king beds, fridge & 40" TVs
  • All rooms are ensuite with bath &separate shower
  • Free Private Parking & Free WiFi
  • We're Dog Friendly and dogs stay free!


Selection of Our Rooms

Superior Suite En-suite Room (inc. Breakfast)

On the first floor with stunning views of the surrounding fell sand countryside. Super king Size Bed/ Twin with wall mounted 40inch smart T.V and mini fridge. Tea and coffee making facilities. The adjacent bedroom has a 40inch smart wall mounted T.V. Single bed/beds withEn-Suite separate shower and bath. 2 mins from Ambleside town centre.
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bathrobes
  • Blackout Curtains
  • Tea and Coffee Maker
  • Toiletries
  • Desk

Superior Twin En-suite Room (inc. Breakfast)

Our Superior rooms are situated on the first and second floors with stunning views over looking the fells and countryside. Super King Size Bed/ Twin. En-Suite separate shower and bath. 40 inch wall mounted smart T.V. Mini fridge. Tea and coffee facilities.
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bathrobes
  • Blackout Curtains
  • Tea and Coffee Maker
  • Toiletries
  • Desk

Ground Superior Double En-suite Room (inc Breakfast)

On the ground floor with direct access to patio with stunning views of the surrounding fells, Super King Size Bed/ Twin, with wall mounted 40inch smart T.V and mini fridge.
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bathrobes
  • Blackout Curtains
  • Tea and Coffee Maker
  • Toiletries
  • Desk


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Arrival / Departure

Check in:4:00pm - 7:00pm
You can contact us by phone if your check-in time is out of hours
Check out:10:30am.