Wanslea is an AA 4 star guest house in Ambleside, Cumbria only 6 to 7 minutes walk from the town centre. We offer all ensuite accommodation, and luxury themed rooms are available with spa bathrooms.
Wanslea is an AA 4 star accredited guest house on the south side or Ambleside. We offer all en-suite accommodation and luxury rooms are available with spa bathrooms. We offer our guests the choice between our very comfortable standard rooms or the premier themed rooms.
These premier rooms consist of an Arabian nights room, an African room or a rock 'n' roll themed room.We have a lounge exclusively for guests. We are 6 to 7 minutes walk from the centre of the town and 3 to 4 minutes from the lake. Wanslea has been featured in the 'Times' and is recommended by the Lake District Guide.
We are also in the AA 'Best Bed and Breakfasts in the UK Guide'. Ambleside is in the heart of the English Lake District and is famous for some of the most beautiful scenery in the UK. There are many lakes to explore.
Windermere offers many types of boat trip and is only a few hundred yards away from Wanslea. Fell walks start close by and can be as energetic or easy as you like. The District is also famous for the Lakes Poets and most of the houses they used to live in are open to the public.
Beatrix Potters former house is only 20 minutes away.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Ambleside area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Ambleside Roman Fort - 0.4 miles (Roman Site)
Stagshaw Garden - 0.6 miles (Garden)
Bridge House - 0.6 miles (Historic Building)
Skelghyll Wood - 0.7 miles (Countryside)
Stock Ghyll Force - 1 miles (Countryside)
Wray Castle - 1.7 miles (Historic House)
High Sweden Bridge - 1.9 miles (Countryside)
Brockhole Gardens - 2 miles (Garden)
Rydal Falls - 2 miles (Countryside)
Rydal Water - 2.1 miles (Countryside)
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