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Rothay House

Ambleside, Cumbria, England

Rothay House in Ambleside, Cumbria, England
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About Rothay House

Rothay House is a guest house, set just off the main road and a 5-minute walk from Ambleside town centre. Only 1 mile from Lake Windermere, it serves local produce and homemade jams and marmalades for breakfast.


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A picture of Ambleside

Ambleside (837 Pictures)

(0.2 miles, 0.3 km)

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..

Rydal Hall, Rydal, Cumbria March 06

Rydal (61 Pictures)

(1.5 miles, 2.4 km, direction NW)

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...

Looking down on Elterwater from Lingmoor Fell.

Elterwater (24 Pictures)

(3.0 miles, 4.8 km, direction W)

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

Phone box in Grasmere

Grasmere (398 Pictures)

(3.2 miles, 5.1 km, direction NW)

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

Blea Tarn and Langdale Pikes, Cumbria, postcard

Little Langdale (39 Pictures)

(3.8 miles, 6.1 km, direction W)

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

The Langdales early morning.

Windermere (272 Pictures)

(4.1 miles, 6.6 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.....

Hawkshead Church

Hawkshead (116 Pictures)

(4.1 miles, 6.6 km, direction S)

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Nearby attractions..

Grasmere, Cumbria

Dove Cottage (6 Pictures)

(2.7 miles, 4.3 km, direction NW)

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

Tarn Hows

Tarn Hows (89 Pictures)

(3.8 miles, 6.1 km, direction SW)

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

Windermere Boat Museum, Cumbria

Windermere Steamboat Museum (1 Pictures)

(4.5 miles, 7.2 km, direction SE)

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Lake Windermere, Cumbria

Lake Windermere (148 Pictures)

(5.3 miles, 8.5 km, direction S)

This is the Lake District National Park's most dazzling resort as well as being England's largest natural lake. It is surrounded.....

Skiddaw Memorial

The Lake District (1474 Pictures)

(5.5 miles, 8.8 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,.....

Brothers Water from Kirkstone Pass, English Lakes. September 2006. Cannon Powershot 400

Brothers Water (6 Pictures)

(5.6 miles, 9.0 km, direction N)

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

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