Perfectly situated in the heart of Ambleside, Norwood House is our delightful 4 Star, Silver awarded guesthouse. We have eight beautifully appointed bedrooms to choose from, all offering comfort and tranquillity with high quality decor and furnishings. Surrounded by dramatic scenery but centrally situated, Norwood House is the ideal place to take that well deserved break - whether for a romantic getaway, sightseeing, relaxation, walking or touring. Prepare yourself for a day exploring the beautiful sights and sounds of the Lake District National Park by enjoying a delightful full English Lakeland Breakfast, made fresh everyday with the finest local ingredients including top quality bacon and Cumberland sausages hand-made and delivered by our local butcher. We also offer a superb vegetarian breakfast with veggie sausages, scrambled eggs, tomatoes, beans and whole-wheat toast! Book a stay online, and join us for a Lake District break.
Decorated in a contemporary style with quality soft furnishings, our eight en-suite rooms offer a warm and relaxing place to chill-out after your day out. Choose from double, twin, triple, family and single rooms. All rooms have free WIFI, 32" sony LCD TV, radio alarm clocks, hairdryers, wine glasses and complimentary hot drinks with biscuits. You can expect heaps of hot water always on tap and soft fluffy towels. Facilities for ironing are also available. The guesthouse also boasts an inviting and relaxing lounge area.
Facilities and amenities in the guesthouse are numerous and include Sony TVs in every bedroom, free wireless internet access, drying facilities for wet rainwear and bike storage. We are happy to fill your flasks with tea or coffee for those chilly days out! Please note that we are unable to accommodate children under seven years of age. We also have private parking for guests.
Please complete booking enquiry form to check availability - e-mails are checked several times daily.
Approaching Ambleside from the South, exit the M6 Motorway via Junction 36 (South Lakes turn-off) and follow the main A591 Road to Windermere through to Ambleside (l8 miles). When you pass the Ambleside YHA, turn left at the traffic lights immediately after and follow that road right into Ambleside town centre. When you see the spired church on your left, move into the right hand lane and turn right at the crossroads by the coffee shop on the corner. Continue up the road, turning left at the top of the car park opposite the library. Turn left at the next junction and Norwood House there on the right hand side. Approaching Ambleside from the North, exit the M6 Motorway via Junction 40 at Penrith. Follow signs for Keswick and on to Ambleside. On entering the town centre past the Bridge House on your right, continue through the town passing Barclays Bank on the corner on your left, the post office on your right, followed by the Royal Oak Pub. Turn right here (Church Street), continue to the bottom of the road where you will find The Norwood on the right hand side.