Boat trips from Waterhead Pier
Ambleside Boat Trips on Lake Windermere
Ambleside boat trips on Lake Windermere are accessible just a short scenic stroll, around one mile south of the town centre at Waterhead Pier. This puts a wealth of attractions around the lake within easy reach, with regular lake cruises from Ambleside Pier stopping at Bowness-on-Windermere and Lakeside on the southern edge of the Lake.
Waterhead Pier Ambleside
The picture-postcard village of Waterhead is a mere one mile from Ambleside town centre, with a choice of boat cruises on Lake Windermere departing from Waterhead Pier on the beautiful Bay flanked by attractive hotels, gift shops, lakeside inns and cafes.
A wide choice of lake cruises are available including simple Bowness to Ambleside tickets, fantastic Evening Cruises, Island Cruises and Walker Tickets. Well behaved dogs travel free of charge!
Family Accommodation near Ambleside
(0.2 miles from the centre of Ambleside)
Per person per night B&B
Rating from 109 reviews
Family friendly B&B in the centre of Ambleside, 15 minutes' walk from Lake Windermere with family rooms, bike storage and parking to the rear. Full English breakfast and WiFi.
(2.3 miles from the centre of Ambleside)
Per person B&B (Based on 2 Sharing)
Rating from 574 reviews
Family friendly Lake District B&B inn with panoramic views in unspoilt Troutbeck. Available for mid week breaks, en-suite rooms with 4 poster option.
(0.3 miles from the centre of Ambleside)
Per Week (seasonal)
Family friendly self catering cottage in Ambleside offering accommodation for up to 4 guests. Panoramic countryside views, private parking and an attractive garden.