Wansfell Heights Ambleside

Wansfell Heights Ambleside


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This Holiday Cottages /Apartments sleeps up to 2 persons
over 1 Bedroom
With 1 Bathroom

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Centrally situated in the ever popular village of Ambleside, Wansfell Heights offers stylish refurbished accommodation for two. On the second floor of this rather imposing Victorian building, the apartment enjoys views over neighbouring rooftops to the fells and village beyond and is a most comfortable base from where to explore the whole of the Lake District, either by car or public transport. Contemporary styling has been carefully introduced to blend well with the traditional features of such a building and to create a comfortable, quality feel throughout. Ambleside has a good selection of interesting shops and tea rooms and a wide range of bars and restaurants serving cuisine from around the globe
This property is at an elevation of approximately 205 feet / 62.5 metres above sea level

Nearby Beaches

Windermere Beach
Near Windermere - a shingle composition 5.0 miles away. This is not your traditional beach, but known to locals as Windermere Beach, an inland freshwater beach backed by flat grassy land on the lake. A good spot to have a picnic and relax when the weather permits

Facilities at the Cottage

TV in Room TV
DVD Player DVD or Blueray Player
WiFi Available WiFi

Kitchen Appliances
Kettle Kettle
Toaster Toaster
Microwave Microwave
Cooker Cooker
Washing Machine Washing Machine
tumble dryer Tumble Dryer
fridgefeezer Fridge Feezer

Parking Onsite Parking Onsite

Facilities Nearby
Entertainment Available Nearby Entertainment
Bar / Pub nearby Bar / Pub
Walking countryside Walking countryside
Cycling countryside Cycling countryside


Holiday Cottage Travel & Directions Hub
Distances are direct straight line
...International Airports
Newcastle Airport
Woolsington Tyne and Wear
NE13 8BZ
65.3 miles
Leeds Bradford International Airport
Leeds West Yorkshire
LS19 7TU
65.3 miles

... Local Airports
Barrow/Walney Island Airport
Barrow-in-Furness Cumbria
LA14 3YS
24.1 miles
Carlisle Lake District Airport
Carlisle Cumbria
36.1 miles

... Motorways
M6 Junction 39
13.7 miles
M6 Junction 38
Kendal, Brough, Appleby
14.7 miles
M6 Junction 37
Kendal, Sedbergh
15.2 miles

... Railway Stations
station code = WDM
LA23 1QA
4.1 miles
station code = SVL
6.8 miles

... Ferry Ports
Heysham Port sailing to ->
Douglas Isle of Man
South Quay, Heysham
27.3 miles
Douglas Ferry Terminal sailing to ->
Belfast (NI), Heysham,Liverpool, Dublin (IE)

63.9 miles

Attractions & places to see nearby

Ambleside Climbing Wall
A indoor Climbing wall for both beginners and experts , ideal as a rainy day activity or a honing your skills, or simply to try something different
0.1m / 0.2km - - Walking time 1 minutes walk

Stagshaw Gardens
An informal woodland garden run by the National Trust. Located a little south of Ambleside with the Stencher Beck running though with mini falls adding even more interest.
0.8m / 1.3km - - Walking time 12 minutes walk

Stock Ghyll Force Waterfall
A 70 foot cascading waterfall in a woodland setting within walking distance of central Ambleside. In the spring it is particularly good with daffodil's and good water flow.
0.4m / 0.6km - - Walking time 5 minutes walk

Dora's Field
An area of semi-open woodland now manged by the National trust and once owned by William Wordsworth and gifted to the trust by the Wordsworth family. Depending on the season you can see large areas of daffodils and bluebells
1.6m / 2.6km - - Walking time 24 minutes walk

Armitt Museum And Library
A museum and gallery dedicated to the heritage of the Lake District with prominent Art work and book collection plus Beatrix Potter exhibitions as part of the overall collection
0.4m / 0.6km - - Walking time 6 minutes walk

Rydal Mount & Gardens
A 16th century house and the home to William Wordsworth’s for much of his life together with the garden, which Wordsworth designed and remains very similar to those days. There is also a tea room
1.6m / 2.6km - - Walking time 25 minutes walk

Ambleside Roman Fort
Cared for by English Heritage, located south of the village close to Lake Windermere - stone footings of a 2nd century fort remain
0.5m / 0.8km - - Walking time 7 minutes walk

Rydal Caves
A a man-made cavern that on first glace looks like a natural cave though was actually Loughrigg Quarry.
1.7m / 2.7km - - Walking time 26 minutes walk

Ambleside Pier / Waterhead Pier
A small pier used for bording of the lake ferry & cruise's with a cafe and bar and nearby gift shops
0.6m / 1km - - Walking time 9 minutes walk

Wray Castle
On first glance it may look like a very well preserved medieval castle but in fact is a Victorian 1840 build which was passed to the National rust in 1929. Now open to the public together with impressive grounds which include Giant Redwood trees and other specimen trees
1.9m / 3.1km - - Walking time 28 minutes walk

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