The Wateredge Inn

Borrans Road, Ambleside, LA22 0EP

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There’s something special about waterside settings and The Wateredge Inn and Windermere Rooms at Ambleside certainly hits the spot. Perched right on the shore of England’s most famous lake, pull up a seat in our waterfront terrace, and drink in unrivalled views across Windermere.

It’s not just the lake views that makes The Wateredge Inn a place to head for. Delicious home-cooked pub food served all day, every day makes for a winning foodie destination whether you’re relaxing after a day’s hiking or taking in the breathtaking setting of this Lake District gem while you tuck in.

Enjoying a drink on our waterfront terrace really is a must. Soak up the atmosphere as boats chug from the pier, watch the swans feeding and enjoy the relaxed buzz of jetty life at its best.

Property Amenities

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beer Garden
  • Dog/Pet Friendly
  • Free parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Hiking

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Rooms

Check in from 3pm

The Wateredge Inn is a part of The Inn Collection Group, a wonderful group of well-maintained inns that are looking to keep the authenticity of modern British inns alive in the north of England. When staying at one of our fabulous locations, you’re sure to find a fantastic mix of comfort, convenience, and quality in equal amounts, culminating in the best possible stay and a wonderful break away from home.

Our dog friendly rooms extend a warm welcome to four-legged friends too, meaning you’ll never have to leave your canine behind! Simply add this option during the booking process and enjoy a wonderful stay with your dog by your side. 

This inn offers further accommodation across the road at Windermere Rooms, where guests will still enjoy all the amenities of staying at The Wateredge Inn. If you have any requirements that we need to be aware of before your stay, please just get in touch with our friendly team and we’ll do all that we can to make your stay at The Wateredge Inn as pleasant and memorable as possible.

Please note, images showcase room types as accurately as possible, however rooms do slightly vary. Contact our central reservations team on 0191 580 3610 for more information.

Windermere Rooms: Double Room

Windermere Rooms: Double Room

Spacious and comfortable rooms with a double bed and an en-suite bathroom.

  • 2 people
  • Bedroom safe
  • Coffee and tea
  • Free Wifi
  • Hairdryer
  • TV

Our Windermere double rooms are located only moments from the Wateredge Inn. Guest Check-in and breakfast is at The Wateredge Inn. Certain rooms within this category are pet friendly.

These are light and spacious rooms, beautifully furnished with a large double bed, a desk and seating area and an en-suite bathroom. With a wide range of facilities, including complimentary WiFi, flat-screen TV and tea & coffee making facilities.

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Windermere Rooms: Double or Twin Room

Windermere Rooms: Double or Twin Room

Spacious and comfortable rooms with a king sized bed or two single and an en-suite bathroom.

  • 2 people
  • Bedroom safe
  • Coffee and tea
  • Free Wifi
  • Hairdryer
  • TV

Our newly refurbished Windermere Double or Twin Rooms are located only moments from the Wateredge Inn. Guest Check-in and breakfast is at The Wateredge Inn. These rooms are located in close proximity to The Wateredge Inn where the dining facilities are located.

These are light and spacious rooms, beautifully furnished with a king sized bed or two single beds, a desk and seating area and an en-suite bathroom. With a wide range of facilities, including complimentary WiFi, flat-screen TV and tea & coffee making facilities.

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The Wateredge Inn: Classic Double or Twin Room

The Wateredge Inn: Classic Double or Twin Room

Spacious and comfortable rooms with a king sized bed or two single and an en-suite bathroom.

  • 2 people
  • Bedroom safe
  • Coffee and tea
  • Free Wifi
  • Hairdryer
  • TV

Classic double or twin rooms located in the Wateredge Inn. These rooms are beautifully furnished with a king sized bed or two twin beds, a desk and seating area and an en-suite bathroom. With a wide range of facilities, including complimentary WiFi, flat-screen TV and tea & coffee making facilities.

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Windermere Rooms: Superior Double or Twin

Windermere Rooms: Superior Double or Twin

Spacious and welcoming rooms with a king sized bed or two singles, a desk area and an en-suite bathroom.

  • 2 people
  • Bedroom safe
  • Coffee and tea
  • Free Wifi
  • Hairdryer
  • TV

Our Windermere superior double or twin rooms are located only moments from the Wateredge Inn. Guest Check-in and breakfast is at The Wateredge Inn.

Spacious and welcoming rooms with a king sized bed or two singles, a desk and seating area and an en-suite bathroom. With a wide range of facilities, including complimentary WiFi, flat-screen TV and tea & coffee making facilities.

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Windermere Rooms: Superior Room with Sofa Bed

Windermere Rooms: Superior Room with Sofa Bed

Spacious and welcoming rooms with a king sized bed or two singles, a comfortable sofa bed and an en-suite bathroom.

  • 3 people
  • Bedroom safe
  • Coffee and tea
  • Free Wifi
  • Hairdryer
  • TV

Our Windermere superior double or twin rooms are located only moments from the Wateredge Inn. Guest Check-in and breakfast is at The Wateredge Inn. Certain rooms within this category are pet friendly.

These rooms are beautifully furnished with a king sized be or two singles, a comfortable sofa bed and an en-suite bathroom. Some of these rooms also have a balcony with seating area and views across the lake. With a wide range of facilities, including complimentary WiFi, flat-screen TV and tea & coffee making facilities.

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The Wateredge Inn: Superior Family Room

The Wateredge Inn: Superior Family Room

Larger family rooms are furnished with a king sized bed, an en-suite bathroom and a comfortable sofa bed for children.

  • 3 people
  • Bedroom safe
  • Coffee and tea
  • Free Wifi
  • Hairdryer
  • TV

Our Superior Family Rooms located within The Wateredge Inn feature a sofa bed. Twin beds available on request. Certain rooms have a patio but these are subject to availability.

These rooms are our larger more welcoming rooms, furnished with a king sized bed or two single beds, a comfortable sofa bed for children and an en-suite bathroom. With a wide range of facilities, including complimentary WiFi, flat-screen TV and tea & coffee making facilities.

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Food & Drink

Food service: 7:30am – 9:00pm daily

Once you’ve savoured a flavour of the Lake District’s incredible scenery step into The Wateredge Inn at Ambleside for delicious, wholesome pub fare served all day, every day from a stunning lakeside setting.

From hearty breakfasts to power you through the day to lakeside lunchtime stop offs, and evening meals that make the most of local produce and dishes, as well as classic British favourites, The Wateredge Inn offers relaxed pub dining in Ambleside from morning to night.

Heading out for the day? Let The Wateredge Inn pack up a delicious picnic for you to take with you, whether you’re walking, cycling, on the water or simply exploring.

Explore

Hidden in the heart of ancient Cumbria in North West England lies a National Park known the world over. The Lake District boasts stone circles, glacial lakes, magnificent views, and a history dating back to the Neolithic Period - all waiting for you to discover.

  • 5 minute walk to Ambleside Pier

  • 10 minute drive to Rydal Mount and Gardens

  • 15 minute drive to Wray Castle

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