Specialist shops offer a welcome variation to high street chains and there are small museums and galleries to enjoy.
Ambleside provides high quality restaurants, serving a wide variety of food and a huge selection of real ales are available in the pubs.
Here are some of our favourites and those highly recommended by our guests ...
Outdoor shops with friendly knowledgeable staff:
- Climbing Shop
- Mountain Factor
- Head for the Hills
Clothing / Gift Shops:
- Fat Face
- Old Courthouse Gallery
- Zefferellis Cinema & Restaurant
- Sheila's Cottage
- Doi Intanon