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Glen Rothay

Ambleside, Cumbria, England

Glen Rothay in Ambleside, Cumbria, England
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About Glen Rothay

Situated in the heart of the picturesque Lake District National Park, Glen Rothay is opposite Rydal Water and a 20-minute bus ride from the scenic town of Windermere. Free private parking is available on site.


Nearby towns & villages..

Same stream near Rydal, Lake district

Rydal (61 Pictures)

(0.1 miles, 0.2 km)

Rydal in the lake district will be forever associated with the poet William Wordsworth who lived here and whose works reflect the beautiful landscape that so vividly captured his imagination almost from the moment he was born...

The Golden Rule

Ambleside (836 Pictures)

(1.5 miles, 2.5 km, direction SE)

Ambleside, meaning "Shieling" or summer pasture by the riverbank, lies next to the northern shore of Lake Windermere. A busy victorian town ideal as a base when visiting the Lake District..

Grasmere, November afternoon.

Grasmere (397 Pictures)

(1.9 miles, 3.1 km, direction W)

This tiny stone village is beautifully set between the tranquil waters of Grasmere Lake and the jagged heights of Helm Crag and Nab Scar..

Looking down on Elterwater from Lingmoor Fell.

Elterwater (24 Pictures)

(2.5 miles, 4.0 km, direction SW)

Elterwater is barely 200ft above sea level, it is picturesquely set beneath the glories of the Langdale Pikes..

Little Langdale

Little Langdale (38 Pictures)

(3.5 miles, 5.7 km, direction SW)

Little Langdale is a delightful hamlet in a hauntingly beautiful area lying above the Furness Fells...

Hawkshead Church 2

Hawkshead (116 Pictures)

(5.2 miles, 8.3 km, direction S)

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Lake Windermere, Cumbria

Windermere (270 Pictures)

(5.5 miles, 8.9 km, direction SE)

Lake Windermere is England's largest lake, and one of it's most popular with visitors. It is 10.5 miles long and approx 1 mile wide. The water of the lake reaches a depth of.....

Nearby attractions..

Dove Cottage, the Home of poet William Wordsworth, at Grasmere, The Lake District.

Dove Cottage (6 Pictures)

(1.4 miles, 2.3 km, direction W)

Dove cottage in the Lake District is the former home of the poet William Wordsworth and is where he wrote much of his famous.....

Lake District

The Lake District (1473 Pictures)

(4.3 miles, 6.9 km, direction NW)

I first saw the Lake District many years ago, when for eight out of my eleven day sojourn, it rained, and rained! None-the-less,.....

Tarn Howes

Tarn Hows (89 Pictures)

(4.4 miles, 7.0 km, direction SW)

This exceptional magical landscape is known as Beatrix Potter Country. For it is here amongst Lakeland's magnificent tarns and.....

Moutains and Lake.

Brothers Water (6 Pictures)

(4.7 miles, 7.6 km, direction NE)

Dorothy Wordsworth (c.1771-1855, diarist, poet, sister of William ) referred to it as "..the glittering lively lake..". The.....

Loughrigg Tarn

Langdale Pikes (40 Pictures)

(5.2 miles, 8.4 km, direction W)

These famous pikes rise loftily above the village of Langdale, whilst below visitors can savour the wild and desolate beauty of.....

Windermere Boat Museum, Cumbria

Windermere Steamboat Museum (1 Pictures)

(5.9 miles, 9.5 km, direction SE)

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