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Brantwood Jetty, Coniston Water, Lake District
Brantwood Jetty, Coniston Water, Lake District

Self catering Holiday Cottages in the Lake District

The Lake District is one of the UK's most popular holiday destinations and is famed for being the largest national park in England, along with having the highest mountain (Scafell Pike); its largest natural lake (Windermere) and its deepest lake (Wastwater). Located in the North West of England in Cumbria, the Lake District boasts a simply stunning landscape that attracts visitors from all over the world. It is a place that has inspired writers, artists and poets alike including Wordsworth, Coleridge, Southey and Beatrix Potter, and a holiday destination you will want to return to time and time again. Read more

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54.256864, -3.172045

A delightful holiday cottage converted from a former Watermill with a cottage garden that provides an ideal place to relax and unwind. Located on the outskirts of a small village close to Grizebeck, The Watermill is ideally situated for exploring the Southern Lakes and its popular attractions.

Weekly price from
£345 to £595
Sleeps 4

4  |   2  |   3+  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

54.352767, -2.916892

A charming holiday cottage located in a peaceful position near to the village of Bowness-on-Windermere within the Lake District National Park. Within walking distance of numerous amenities and attractions, this is an ideal base from which to explore the area. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.

Weekly price from
£375 to £535
Sleeps 2

2  |   1  |   No  |   Enquire  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Saturday | 4 Star

54.352415, -2.917418

A delightful Lakeland cottage ideally situated in a tranquil position near to the popular village of Bowness-on-Windermere which is located within the Lake District National Park. A cosy base from which to explore all this stunning area has to offer with super walking opportunities and an abundance of attractions.

Weekly price from
£330 to £540
Sleeps 4

4  |   2  |   2  |   Yes  |   No

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

54.378649, -2.817689

A fantastic holiday cottage in the middle of the bustling Lakeland village of Staveley. Pet friendly, the cottage has lots of charm and character and is within easy reach of Windermere and the Lake District's many attractions, as well as the Yorkshire Dales. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold.

Weekly price from
£380 to £620
Sleeps 2

2  |   1  |   3+  |   Enquire  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Friday | 4 Star Gold

54.610330, -3.258058

Located within an acre of land with a stream running through it, this comfortable Cumbrian holiday cottage has beautiful scenery all around and offers wonderful forest and fell walks from the front door. Whinlatter Forest Centre is nearby and there are lovely bike rides and plenty of attractions throughout the Lake District for days out.

Weekly price from
£375 to £525
Sleeps 5

5  |   3  |   2  |   Yes  |   No

Min nights: 4 (off peak) | 5 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

Boltons Tarn Luxury Log Cabin

Last Minute Offer:Sat, 4th Nov 2017 for 7 nights, £350"2 bedroom cabin sleeps 4 or Sat 3 nights £225 Tues 4 nights ££225 3 bed cabin for 3 nights commencing Wed 8th Nov £200"
54.423824, -3.013773

A cosy welcoming log cabin ideally positioned within an eighteen acre private secluded woodland estate in the Langdale Valley, near to Ambleside in central Lake District. A perfect base for exploring the areas many attractions and an ideal base for walkers, cyclists, or those who want to simply relax.

Weekly price from
£315 to £650
Sleeps 4

4  |   3  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

54.438674, -3.321573

Wake up to magnificent views of Scafell! Sitting in the tiny Cumbrian hamlet of Greendale, just a short walk from Wast Water, Roan Wood Cottage provides a wonderful base from which to explore the beautiful area of Wasdale. Probably the most spectacular and unspoilt corner of the Lake District, this beautiful area is the perfect place to get away from it all and a popular choice for walkers.

Weekly price from
£320 to £650
Sleeps 4

4  |   2  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 7 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

54.389221, -2.429981

A comfortable cosy holiday cottage in a lovely rural location within Cumbria, near the unspoilt village of Ravenstonedale. Conveniently located for exploring the many attractions of both the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District and ideal for walkers. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.

Weekly price from
£300 to £630
Sleeps 4

4  |   2  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 7 (off peak) | 2 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Saturday | 4 Star

54.433346, -2.958238

Perfectly located in a peaceful area, stunning views and just a short walk to Ambleside's village centre, this delightful holiday cottage is an ideal base for couples wanting to explore the Lake District either by foot or car. A tranquil spot with glorious views and pubs and cafes in walking distance.

Weekly price from
£240 to £445
Sleeps 2

2  |   1  |   No  |   Enquire  |   No

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Friday

54.377396, -3.312295

With stunning views over the fells and surrounding Eskdale Valley, this large airy holiday home sleeps eight guests and is an ideal choice for those who like peace, tranquility and outdoor activities with great walks, cycling, climbing and canoeing amongst the outdoor adventures on offer. A great base for exploring the Western Lake District and Central Fells. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.

Weekly price from
£375 to £1450
Sleeps 8

8  |   4  |   1  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Friday | 4 Star

54.377396, -3.312295

Sleeping up to six guests, this Grade II listed traditional Lakeland farmhouse dates back to the 17th Century and nestles amongst peace and tranquility in the Eskdale Valley. Offering seclusion and wonderful scenery the farmhouse is perfectly placed for exploring the Western Lake District as well as the Central Fells. Excellent for walking and climbing with Scafell nearby. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.

Weekly price from
£400 to £900
Sleeps 6

6  |   3  |   1  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Friday | 4 Star

54.348328, -2.926558

Sitting in large gardens (with tennis court!), this welcoming bright and airy holiday apartment is perfectly placed in a tranquil location overlooking lake Windermere, yet within just a mile of Bowness-on-Windermere with its shops and eating establishments. The best of both worlds for those who want to relax and unwind whilst being within easy reach of the areas many attractions.

Weekly price from
£350 to £550
Sleeps 4

4  |   2  |   No  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

54.348328, -2.926558

Ideally placed with views over Lake Windermere, this modern stylish holiday apartment sits in extensive grounds where guests can enjoy peace and tranquility, along with an all-weather tennis court, putting area and croquet lawn. The many amenities of Bowness-on-Windermere are just a mile away. A perfect retreat to enjoy the many attractions of the Lake District.

Weekly price from
£450 to £750
Sleeps 6

6  |   3  |   No  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

54.298752, -3.095666

Chester's Lodge is a stunning contemporary holiday home in a wonderful location. With space for eight guests in four bedrooms, it enjoys an enviable location just 300 metres from the southern shore of Lake Coniston, surrounded by six acres of private land. It's a fantastic place to get away from it all with family or friends yet is close enough to places like Hawkshead, Ambleside and Ulverstone, so you don't feel too remote from attractions and amenities. Spend your days exploring the Lake District National Park, walking and cycling around lakes and mountains, admiring stately homes and charming towns and villages, and your nights sitting around the outdoor fire pit with a glass of local beer while you count the stars, or relaxing in the luxurious living room where your every comfort is catered for.

Weekly price from
£790 to £1850
Sleeps 8

8  |   4  |   No  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Friday

54.634802, -2.945533

Close to Ullswater Lake, nestling in between Penrith and Keswick, this spacious self catering holiday cottage sleeps up to six guests and provides the ideal base for touring the Lake District, as well as the Scottish Borders and Eden Valley. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.

Weekly price from
£480 to £690
Sleeps 6

6  |   3  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Flexible | 4 Star

54.263607, -3.050656

A delightful holiday cottage within the Rusland Valley providing the perfect place for couples to relax and explore the beautiful Lake District and its many attractions. Set within unspoilt rolling countryside, the views are simply stunning and the walks are equally as lovely. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.

Weekly price from
£360 to £460
Sleeps 2

2  |   1  |   No  |   No  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 7 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Friday | 4 Star

54.424726, -3.014557

Located in the heart of the Lake District, this comfortable holiday lodge is located at Neaum Crag within eighteen acres of spacious grounds. Dog and child friendly, guests have the use of good on-site leisure facilities including a Jacuzzi and swimming pool. Just three miles from Ambleside, this is an ideal base for those who enjoy walking, relaxing or who want to explore the area and its many attractions.

Weekly price from
£350 to £595
Sleeps 4

4  |   2  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Flexible

54.352315, -2.917794

A stylish contemporary studio apartment specialising in short breaks with the exclusive use of an all weather hot-tub in a tranquil spot near Bowness-on-Windermere, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Lake District. Superb for walking and exploring the areas many attractions.

Weekly price from
£750 to £895
Sleeps 2

2  |   1  |   No  |   No  |   No

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Flexible

Longtail Lodge

Last Minute Offer:Tue, 17th Oct 2017 for 2 nights, £295"Beautiful contemporary log cabin with private hot tub - peaceful location close to busy village 2 or 3 nights available call 07725819384 now"
54.352315, -2.917794

A contemporary log cabin offering a luxury retreat specialising in short breaks with exclusive use of a romantic heart shaped hot tub in a delightful peaceful setting near the popular village of Bowness-on-Windermere within the Lake District National Park.

Weekly price from
£895 to £1050
Sleeps 2

2  |   1  |   No  |   No  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Flexible

54.177338, -2.943233

A luxurious holiday home in the village of Allithwaite (with two pubs) and within walking distance of the seaside resort of Grange-over-Sands in Cumbria. Within driving distance of the Lake District National Park there are plenty of attractions on the doorstep and within easy reach. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold.

Weekly price from
£360 to £975
Sleeps 6

6  |   3  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 3 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Friday | 4 Star Gold

Self-Catering Holidays in the Lakes

Its dramatic and rugged landscape is its main attraction with noble peaks, heather-clad moors, tumbling waterfalls, sparkling lakes and intriguing forests. Ever changing, each season has something incredibly special to offer. In the spring the panorama bursts into life with lush green pastures alive with playful Herdwick lambs and in the autumn, the trees are ablaze with colour making it incredibly photogenic. The summer months attract visitors to the hills, bustling villages and lakes. Whilst the winter months are warming and welcoming with the breath taking snow capped mountains and friendly Lakeland pubs serving hearty traditional food with a roaring fire crackling in the background.

One of the country's largest outdoor playgrounds, the Lake District attracts outdoor enthusiasts of all types who visit to enjoy incredible walking opportunities, climbing, sailing, mountain biking, kayaking and winter mountaineering to name just a few. It also has plenty of family days out (including lots of things to do on a rainy day) and is great for those seeking relaxation and quieter pleasures with its beautiful tranquil landscape providing the perfect setting for bird watching, painting, photography and lazy lake cruises.

Cumbria as a county has a unique and diverse character. It has miles of wonderful scenic coastline, pretty villages, historic towns and bustling city centres. It is steeped in history with ancient forts, discussed mines, historic homes, castles and literary attractions. It is also famed for its culinary specialities including the sticky toffee pudding, Grasmere Gingerbread, the Cumberland sausage and Kendal Mint Cake – the perfect energy boost for hill walkers!

A popular destination for both short breaks and longer holidays, the Lake District offers a huge selection of self-catering holiday accommodation from Cumberland cottages to log cabins beside the lake. An area that is exceptionally pet friendly with many Lakeland cottages and attractions welcoming dogs.