The Gables Guest House

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Church Walk, Compston Road, Ambleside, LA22 9DJ, United Kingdom
4.3 out of 5 rating 85 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.3
Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at The Gables Guest House in Ambleside, you'll be in a national park, within a 15-minute walk of Lake Windermere and White Platts Recreation Ground. This 4-star guesthouse is 10.2 mi (16.4 km) from Lake District National Park and 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from World of Beatrix Potter.


Stay in one of 14 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


This smoke-free guesthouse features boat tours nearby, rock climbing nearby, and hiking/biking trails nearby. Recreational activities include kayaking nearby, sailing nearby, and water skiing nearby.


A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

The front desk is staffed during limited hours.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

White Platts Recreation Ground - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Armitt Museum and Gallery - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Stock Ghyll Force - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Lake Windermere - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Ambleside Pier - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Dora's Field - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Rydal Water - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Rydal Mount - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Wansfell Pike - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Wray Castle - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Skelwith Force - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Brockhole - the Lake District Visitor Centre - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Alcock Tarn - 5.2 km / 3.3 mi
Dove Cottage - 5.4 km / 3.4 mi
Wordsworth Museum - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi

The preferred airport for The Gables Guest House is Manchester Airport (MAN) - 150.4 km / 93.5 mi

Check-in time starts at 4pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed No onsite parking is available Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Check-in is 4 PM – 8 PM daily. Early check-in is possible by pre-arrangement. Check-in after 8 PM is not available.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

  • Children 16 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Front desk (limited hours)