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Brantholme Guest House
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Perfectly Located In The Lakes

Brantholme Bed &Breakfast, Ambleside, Lake District

 Perfectly tucked away on a quiet backwater road yet just a 2-minute walk to the restaurants, bars, and shops. Brantholme offers breathtaking views from all our rooms. There are great nearby walks and only a short distance to Windermere Lake and all that the Lake District World Heritage Site has to offer.

 A perfect way to unwind and relax and enjoy the beautiful views of the Lake District with our HOT TUB(pre-book by phone Please click here for full terms).Also, our  Georgian Summerhouse/ Reading Room is aquiet oasis to unwind and read a good book!

Come and enjoy our peaceful Oasis 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 before the rush so you won't be disappointed.

Ambleside, located in the Lake District in Cumbria, is a picturesque town surrounded by stunning natural landscapes and charming attractions. Here are some things to see and do in and around Ambleside:

1. Lake Cruises: Take a leisurely cruise on Lake Windermere, England's largest natural lake. Enjoy the breathtaking views of the surrounding hills and mountains as you relax on the water.

2. Hiking and Walking: Ambleside is a hub for hikers and walkers, with numerous trails leading into the beautiful Lake District countryside. Don't miss the opportunity to explore the nearby fells and woodlands, such as Loughrigg Fell and Wansfell Pike.

3. Visit Waterhead: The area around Waterhead offers a tranquil spot for a leisurely walk along the lake shore. Enjoy the peaceful atmosphere and take in the stunning views across Lake Windermere.

4. Bridge House: Marvel at the historic Bridge House, a tiny 17th-century building that once served as an apple store and now stands as a much-loved landmark in Ambleside.

5. Local cuisine and shopping: Ambleside is home to a variety of charming shops, cafes, and restaurants. Take some time to explore the local cuisine and the unique products on offer, from traditional Cumberland sausages to handmade crafts and outdoor gear.

6. Armitt Museum and Library: Delve into the cultural and literary history of the Lake District at this fascinating museum and library, which showcases the works of local writers and artists, including Beatrix Potter.

7. Visit nearby towns and attractions: Ambleside is well situated for exploring other nearby towns and attractions such as Grasmere, Wordsworth's Dove Cottage, and the scenic Kirkstone Pass.

Whether you're seeking outdoor adventures, cultural experiences, or simply a peaceful retreat in nature, Ambleside and its surroundings offer a rich tapestry of activities to enjoy.

Jo and Frank look forward to welcoming our guests new and old, in our Home from Home! Bed and Breakfast.

Book a mid-week 3-night stay and receive one complimentary day use of the Hot Tub between the dates of the 01st of March and the 30th of September 2024.

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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 purchased and manage the Bed & Breakfast (since July 2019).We love nothing more than welcoming guests to this most beautiful part of the Lake District. 

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.

Reasons to stay at Brantholme in Ambleside:

  • New Facilities 2021: Hot Tub+Changing Room/ Relaxation room
    • (Robes and Towels Provided For Hot Tub)
    • & Summerhouse Reading Room.
    •  Superb views of the Lake District fells
    • Only 2 minutes walk to shops, pubs & restaurants yet perfect quiet location.
    •  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/ Twin, mini-fridges &40" TV's All rooms are ensuite with separate Bath & Shower
    • Air Conditioning
    • Private Parking
    • Free Wi-Fi 

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    Close To City Centre
    Credit Cards Accepted
    Free Parking
    Free Wifi
    Golfcourse (within 2 Miles)
    Hot Tub
    Linen And Towels Provided
    Mountain View
    Mountain View Rooms
    Parking On-site
    Romantic Breaks
    Vegan Options Available