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.
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!