Welcome to Claremont House

Quality Bed & Breakfast accommodation located in the centre of Ambleside

David and Angela Welcome you to Claremont House situated in Ambleside, right in the heart of the English Lake District, ideally situated to tour and explore one of Britain's most beautiful National Parks. Some of the UK's finest scenery and the country's most popular climbing and walking areas are on our doorstep or just a short drive away. Our Ambleside Bed & Breakfast accommodation is only 10 minutes' walk from the north end of Windermere Lake which offers a variety of water sports and Lake Cruises, and are less than a minutes' walk to the many restaurants, pubs, shops and park offered by Ambleside. In the town you will find everything you need to enjoy your stay.

Maps and literature are available on all aspects of the area as well as excellent local knowledge and advice on drives, walks, cycles, scrambles and places of interest. From Claremont House Bed and Breakfast there are walks to suit every degree of fitness and ability, from strenuous all day fell tops to easy level rambles.

At Claremont House you will find a friendly and informal atmosphere, the perfect combination for a relaxing holiday.

Facilities at a glance

  • Central location in Ambleside
  • Close to shops, restaurants, cafes and pubs
  • Beautifully presented accommodation
  • A choice of 5 bedrooms including double, kingsize, twin and family options
  • Locally sourced and freshly cooked to order Lakeland breakfast
  • Secure cycle storage
  • Drying facilities
  • Free WiFi available throughout
  • Walks available from the door
  • Walkers welcome
  • Families welcome
  • Cyclists welcome

En-suite Bedrooms

A choice of five individually designed en-suites bedrooms including king-size, twin and family bedrooms

Prices from: £85 per room including breakfast
(based on 2 people sharing)


Our Breakfast is served between 8.30am and 9.30am. Earlier breakfasts are available by request.

We offer a full Lakeland breakfast menu, sourced locally where possible.

Bacon, Cumberland sausage, black pudding, baked beans, mushrooms, fresh tomatoes, free-range eggs from Windermere - fried, scrambled or poached, hash browns, Linda McCartney vegetarian sausages and toasted bread from The Apple Pie Bakery.

Superb Location

Ambleside is at the heart of the Lake District National Park and Claremont House B&B is the heart of Ambleside. Catch the 555 bus to Windermere, Grasmere or Keswick. Just a short stroll to Lake Windermere for the a cruise on the lake or to hire a boat. Enjoy fell walks from the door and cycle routes galore. Within yards, a huge choice of places to eat ay through to evening and don'tforget, some of the best outdoor shops in the UK.

Keeping You Safe

Keeping You Safe ...

We are pleased to let you know that we have worked hard to make sure that everything is ready to open our door safely once again and we are looking forward to welcoming you all back to Ambleside.

Your safety and welfare is very important and we have developed and implemented a range of policies and procedures to enable us to reassure you of our commitment to keep you safe whilst here at Claremont House