Ambleside Accommodation

Rooms at The Waterhead Inn

The Waterhead Inn is the perfect place to return to after a long day’s walking or exploring.

The Waterhead Inn is the perfect place to return to after a long day’s walking or exploring. Visitors staying in superior rooms can look out over stunning views of England’s largest lake, Windermere.

With its unrivalled location alongside Windermere Lake, must-visit gems including Grasmere, Keswick, Ullswater and Hawkshead are within easy reach making The Waterhead Inn just the place for a Lake District getaway.

Please note: A non-smoking policy operates in all of our bedrooms, bar and dining area. Designated outdoor smoking areas are available.

Guest check in is from 3pm until 11pm and check out is from 7.30am until 10.30am.

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All rooms have a plastic tray for muddy boots, while we will always do our best to help dry soggy clothes and store equipment.

For parties looking for excellent value bed and breakfast accommodation in the Lake District for corporate or tourism groups, The Waterhead Inn will be the perfect venue. Please contact us to discuss your group travel requirements.

The Waterhead Inn has flexible accommodation options with spacious ensuite rooms available as king size double, twin and single room options, with family suites and designated dog friendly room options.  Fully accessible rooms suitable for wheelchair users are also available.

In your room:

  • Freeview television with radio channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Complimentary sleep kit
  • Hairdryer

A complimentary full Cumbrian breakfast is included in room rates (unless specified when booking).

There is limited parking available on-site – vehicles are left at the discretion of guests.

Dog-friendly rooms are available, subject to a pet supplement of £10 per dog, per night.

Facilities Available

Inclusive Breakfast
Dog Friendly
Beer Garden
Free Parking
Classic Lake View (2)
Small Double2
House Double 2

Double rooms

Whether you choose a house double, classic double or accessible double our spacious rooms are perfect for solo travellers or couples who are looking to rest their head.

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Classic Lake View Twin 2

Twin rooms

Here at The Waterhead Inn we offer a range of spacious twin rooms which are perfect to share! The rooms are fitted with two single beds and a wide range of facilities, including a luxurious en suite.

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Family room

This spacious suite boasts a luxurious bedroom with stunning lake views and a separate seating area to relax in, along with an en-suite bathroom.

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