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Rothay Garth Bed and Breakfast

  • Rothay Road
  • Ambleside
  • Cumbria
  • LA22 0EE
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Guest Accommodation


  • Bed and Breakfast
  • Conservatory / Sun Room
  • Family
  • Historic Romantic
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Weekend Breaks
  • WiFi

About this Bed and Breakfast

Rothay Garth Bed and Breakfast in Ambleside commands a glorious position in the heart of the village, offering superb views of the local Central Fells, with easy access to Lake Windermere. Guests can expect friendly, personal family service at our 4 Diamond graded guest house. Beautifully presented throughout and situated within idyllic grounds, the B&B guest house is a charming Victorian Lakeland slate property boasting original features and en-suite rooms. Guests have access to their own in-house elegantly furnished residents lounge and pretty conservatory. Breakfast is served daily in the breakfast room and we offer ample private car parking on-site. We're the perfect choice for romantic breaks in the Lakes, offering luxury double and four poster bedrooms with spectacular views. Ambleside village centre shops, fine restaurants, inns, arts centres and museums are just a gentle stroll from the guest house.

Ample facilities are provided for walkers including a drying room for wet boots and jackets, use of local maps and books and hearty packed lunches on request...and for cyclists a mountain bike lock up is also available. Guests have access to local leisure facilities at the Langdale Country Club which has an indoor heated swimming pool. Tickets can be purchased from reception. Snacks are available throughout the afternoon and a drinks service is available up to 8:30pm in the lounge. Guests are welcome to relax at all times of the day in the conservatory or the lounge - both looking out to superb mountain scenery. The guesthouse has a delightful landscaped garden and grounds with seating areas to enjoy the mountain scenery or a leisurely drink. All our rooms are non-smoking, however we do provide a bin in the garden for your cigarette ends.

More about staying here

Fifteen elegant and comfortable bedrooms are available to choose from starting with our luxury rooms with either four-poster bed or king-sized sleigh bed, en-suite jacuzzi bath and shower, TV and DVD players, comfortable sofas and amazing views ...through to our superior rooms with king-sized beds, en-suite bath and shower and TV and DVD players...and finally to our standard rooms with double beds and showers in the en-suite. We have a selection of twin rooms and our family suite with private entrance. All rooms are equipped with tea and coffee making facilities, radio, hairdryer and direct dial telephone, luxury rooms and superior rooms have complimentary waters.

Special to Rothay Garth Bed and Breakfast

Call us today and book our beautiful Ambleside B&B guest house for romantic breaks and special occasions. For guests wanting to make their stay extra special, we can arrange for flowers, a bottle of chilled champagne, a classy bottle of wine or even chocolates waiting for you in your room upon arrival. Just let us know at the time of booking. We are also happy to provide Rothay Garth Gift Vouchers.

Directions to Rothay Garth Bed and Breakfast

From the North, leave the M6 at junction 40. Follow the A66 towards Keswick. Take the A591 south to Ambleside. At Ambleside follow the one-way system around the village. When the single lane becomes two lanes, move into the right hand lane. Turn right at the petrol station onto Wansfell Road. At the bottom of Wansfell Road at the T-junction, turn right and stay in the right hand lane. Rothay Garth car park is the second turning on the right. From the South, leave the M6 at junction 36. Follow the A591 towards Windermere; from Windermere continue on the A591 to Ambleside. At the first set of traffic lights as you enter Ambleside carry straight ahead. At the petrol station turn left ontoWansfell Road. At the bottom of Wansfell Road at the T-junction, turn right and stay in the right hand lane. Rothay Garth car park is the second turning on the right.

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