Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of Rothay House – a quality English Lakeland bed and breakfast, non-smoking guest house in Ambleside. A picturesque village situated on the edge of Lake Windermere between Bowness on Windermere and Grasmere and close to Langdale Valley with the famous Langdale pikes (The Langdales is a walkers Heaven). Darren and Debra Hammond extend a warm welcome and friendly personal service with quality, comfort and care to everyone visiting their guest house.
Rothay House bed and breakfast is set in pleasant gardens, offers ample parking and is situated on the edge of the pretty picturesque village of Ambleside. It is within easy reach of a veritable warren of interesting shops and a variety of restaurants, pubs and inns serving well established good food for all tastes.
Enjoy a leisurely stroll around the village and visit the house on the bridge, Stock Ghyll Waterfall or the famous Hayes Gardenworld (one of the finest garden centres in the country). Walk the Lakeland hills and fells, take a trip on Lake Windermere or just sit back, relax and enjoy the hustle and bustle of village life. Take the open top bus to see the sights up-to Keswick or down to bowness-on-Windermere & on to Kendal. Why not just stay & sit down in our new decking & soak the sun(if we get any!!).
For drivers, the sometimes near vertical Kirkstone Pass taking you from Ambleside towards Lake Ullswater is a must when touring this picture book countryside landscape.
Ambleside’s central location within the heart of the English Lake District makes it an enticingly explorable area, which is accessible to everyone wanting to enjoy the quiet, calm and beauty of the numerous lakes, fells and pretty villages in the area.