Lake District & Cumbrian Cottages

The Moorings - A lake district cottage in Ambleside

Here are the details for The Moorings ideal for a cottage holiday in Ambleside, Cumbria. To book or find out more please use the Booking Info or Availability buttons below.

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Pets allowedPub close bySuitable for a romantic breakShort Break

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Ground floor; Accommodation has gas fired central heating and is composed of; Rear entrance into. Living/Dining Room: With deep cushioned leather seating arranged around the electric fire, digital television with DVD and CD hi-fi. Kitchen: With electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine. Main Bedroom: With double bed. Bathroom: With shower over bath, wash basin, toilet and heated towel rail.

The Moorings enjoys a magnificent setting just metres from the pier at Waterhead, Ambleside, the focus of many a picture postcard featuring the Lake and her famous Steamers against a backdrop of Ambleside's famous fell range. The village centre, offering an eclectic mix of shopping and eating is a level mile from Waterhead, a manageable walk with a couple of watering holes along the way or short trip on the open top bus or electric carriage that runs frequently throughout the main season.

The Moorings is tucked away behind the main thoroughfare, the ground floor portion of a traditional, Victorian terrace and offers stylish, comfortable accommodation for two, just the spot to relax, unwind and share some well deserved down time together. Good facilities, including deep cushioned sofas, a tranquil bedroom and newly fitted bathroom ensure you can instantly get into holiday mode and if you fancy messing about at the water's edge, the owners are happy for you to use their small dinghy which is kept at the property, at your own risk of course.

The Moorings has the following Facilities

Suitable for a romantic break
why not treat your loved one to a romantic break with where you can relax and enjoy each others company

Short Stays
This cottage can be booked for a short break

The cottage is non smoking
Pets are welcomed at this cottage


Price: £ see website

This cottage Sleeps
Enjoy an evening drink or a pub lunch at the nearbypub

Cottage address

The Moorings


Cottage rental includes

All electric, bed linen, towels and hair dryer included. Travel cot available.


Outside: Private parking for one small car and small seating area. Rowing boat, oars and life jackets available at own risk. Narrow access to car parking space.


As you can see The Moorings is located in a great location. The perfect base for any holiday around Ambleside. And well suited to explore the whole of Cumbria.

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