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The Cuckoo's Nest
Self Catering Holiday Cottage in Ambleside, the Lake District, Cumbria

The Cuckoo's Nest is a delightful self catering cottage, as charming as it sounds and a perfect Ambleside hideaway for couples visiting the Lake District and Cumbria.


Awarded 5 stars by Visit England, the cottage is prettily furnished and offers everything you'll need for a relaxing, comfortable and enjoyable holiday or short break in the Lake District. This cosy cottage makes self catering really easy. The accommodation covers two floors comprising a well equipped kitchen/dining area, lounge, one double bedroom and luxury bathroom.


Situated in the very centre of Ambleside in the heart of the Lake District, the holiday cottage is tucked behind Smallwood House B&B and accessed from the hotel's private car park, with a dedicated parking space for the cottage.


Ambleside is a bustling and vibrant small market town offering a good selection of specialist shops and great quality restaurants, bars and cafes. There's plenty to see and do on our doorstep, whether you're looking for outdoor adventure or a more leisurely potter around the attractions in some of the other nearby Cumbrian towns and villages.


Guests at the Cuckoo's Nest have use of the luxury spa and swimming pool at a hotel just a few minutes walk away. There is complimentary wifi and all prices include gas, electricity, towels and bed linen.


Self catering weeks are available all year and short breaks of 3 or 4 nights are available in the cottage at certain times. Please ask us for details.

Cuckoos Nest, Compston Road, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 9DJ     enq@cottagesambleside.co.uk     Tel: +44 (0)15394 32330