Dating back to 1863, Capplebarrow Coach House is a cosy stone holiday cottage for two with many original features and idyllic views over the beautiful Longsleddale Valley in the Lake District National Park. Perfect for couples looking to tour this beautiful part of Cumbria, climb, walk or just relax amongst stunning scenery. Tourist board rating: 3 Star
Tucked away on the outskirts of Silverdale, this Cumbrian cottage is ideally located for walking and cycling not only through the Silverdale and Arnside Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty but also the Forest of Bowland AONB and the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Park. If that's not enough space for you, Morecambe Bay is only a few miles away, giving you the potential to alternate days at the seaside with fell walking, climbing mountains and exploring charming towns and villages with the odd stately home thrown in for good measure. Virginia Cottage is a beautiful Victorian cottage in a quiet location. Its spacious master bedroom is ideal for couples, while the second bedroom can accommodate a third adult, teenager, or older child.
The serene location of Bridge House Cottage is the perfect antidote to a busy, stressful life. The charming cottage, which sleeps two people in one bedroom and is dog-friendly, is in the quiet hamlet of Garnett Bridge, in the Lake District National Park and very close to the Dales National Park. There are stunning walks and bike rides from the door, with a trail for everyone in every season. Good road links mean that Kendal is only 10-15 minutes away, and you're within easy reach of Penrith, Carlisle, the Solway Coast, Gretna Green, and Hadrian's Wall.
A lovely couple's retreat in the peaceful Cumbrian hamlet of Leasgill, within easy reach of the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The pet-friendly holiday home has fantastic walks from the front door - including one to a nearby pub - and less than a 20-minute drive from both Kendal and Windermere. It is available for short breaks (3 night minimum or 4 over the festive season) or longer stays all year round, providing a welcoming place where couples or solo travellers can escape and unwind in beautiful surroundings. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Sitting in a peaceful hamlet within easy reach of Windermere and under a mile from an excellent pub, this traditional pet-friendly Lakeland holiday cottage is perfect for walkers and those wanting to relax and explore the Lake District National Park. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Rydal Cottage is a mid-19th-Century holiday cottage on a no-through road near the centre of Bowness-in-Windermere. The holiday home sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is wonderfully convenient for the eastern shore of Windermere, Catbells, and other famous Lake District sights. It's well-equipped for self-catering yet also close to cafes, restaurants and pubs if you don't want to cook. Guests who have stayed at Rydal Cottage love how tranquil it is, even in summer when the national park is at its busiest. Short breaks and extended stays are welcome all year round.
Surrounded by glorious Cumbrian countryside, Granary Cottage is an excellent base for exploring the Lake District National Park and the Cumbrian Coast. Sandwiched between Cartmel and Newby Bridge, close to the southern tip of Lake Windermere, the cottage is surrounded by stunning scenery with wonderful walks, cycle rides and a wealth of attractions within easy reach. A popular choice for families and friends at any time of the year with a large garden, dining sun room and log burning stove for cosy winter breaks.
A well presented cosy cottage ideally placed on the edge of the picturesque Lyth Valley just four miles from the popular market town of Kendal. An ideal retreat for exploring the many attractions of the Lake District whilst offering a peaceful haven to relax. Great local walks.
The Lake District is gorgeous. Dairy Cottage is two miles from Kendal in a quiet village with little passing traffic and no light pollution. The two-bedroom holiday home is ideal for couples, friends or families with older children (over ten years). Walking and cycling are always popular, and being close to Windermere means you can fish, sail, kayak, SUP, and swim. Kendal has supermarkets, tea rooms, shops, restaurants and other amenities, and you're close to favourite attractions that include Sizergh Castle, Beatrix Potter World, and Wray Castle.
A pretty well presented stone cottage sitting in an idyllic peaceful position in a little hamlet close to Kirkby Lonsdale on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The Lake District's many attractions are within easy driving distance, making this perfect for touring, walking, cycling or simply relaxing amongst stunning scenery.
This smartly presented holiday cottage is convenient for shops, cafes and a fantastic pub in the market town of Milnthorpe, just 20 minutes from Windermere and Kirkby Lonsdale. With two national parks and two designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty all within easy reach, it's no wonder The Printers Mews is a favourite with walkers, who can use the regular bus system to get from place to place if they don't want to drive to the start of their walk. The charming cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms and has an open plan living area. It suits families, friends, or couples who like the extra space.
Sitting in the Yorkshire Dales just a mile from the historic Cumbrian market town of Sedbergh, Weathercock Cottage lends itself perfectly for an activity or lazy holiday at any time of the year. Surrounded by stunning views, there are an abundance of wonderful walks from the front door and the convenience of Sedbergh's pubs and shops within easy reach. Spend your days exploring the many attractions of the Dales and nearby Lakes, and your evenings bubbling in the hot tub - the perfect holiday awaits!
Welcome to Dragonsfell, a beautiful 5-bedroom stonebuilt house in traditional style, incredibly spacious with 5 bedrooms, large newly Bosch-equipped kitchen-diner, huge family lounge with modern woodburner, 3 bathrooms, and a compact gated garden with patio, bbq and genuine 7-person Jacuzzi hot tub. Dragonsfell nestles in the rolling hills of the South Lakes, just a few miles outside Kendal the ‘gateway to the Lakes’ in one direction, and from the entrance to the Yorkshire Dales in the other. People love the location, the easy access to it and to other Lakes attractions, yet away from the madding crowds.
Millbrook Lodge is a luxurious, sought-after Cumbria holiday cottage. The lodge offers five large bedrooms, the first of which is found on the ground floor. Two bedrooms have en-suite shower rooms, while the two main bedrooms have access to the family bathroom, where they can soak away in the jacuzzi bath. On the ground floor there is a large kitchen, fully equipped with a Rangemaster for cooking lavish feasts. It has a full sized dishwasher, American style fridge/freezer, boiler tap and utility space with both washer and tumble dryer. The spacious living room features a stunning living flame fire. All adults and children can enjoy hours of fun on the pool table. Parents can enjoy indulgent, quiet time by taking a break in the hot tub. The house has an excellent outdoor space, ideal for alfresco dining, with comfortable seating and the added benefit of the Peasy Beck stream running past. On the second floor is the large cinema room with quadruple aspect viewing and comfy seating
Enjoy the wonderful year-round hospitality of this recently refurbished self-catering apartment in Selside, close to both the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales National Park. It's dog-friendly, with a spacious bedroom that accommodates couples or individuals. Walking, mountain biking and potholing are just three of the many ways to explore the incredible landscape, with local attractions including Sizergh Castle, Lowther Castle, Ullswater and the Ullswater Steamers, while Bowness on Windermere is only 25-minutes away. Kendal is a short drive from the apartment, with an excellent variety of places to eat, drink and shop.
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