Escape to the serene beauty of the Lake District at Brockstone Grasmere Cottage. This charming cottage, which sleeps up to four people in two bedrooms, sites on a quiet lane beside the Wordsworth Walk. The path runs between the churchyard in Grasmere where William Wordsworth is buried, to Rydal village where he lived for most of his adult life and wrote many of his most famous poems. Ambleside, Keswick and Kendal are all within easy reach, as are Windermere and Hawkshead. Whether your goal is to scale Scafell Pike or do nothing more energetic than meander along country footpaths and reward yourself with a soak in the spa bath and a glass of wine, Brockstone's location surrounded by glorious Lakeland scenery and with no passing traffic, lets you feel like part of the landscape rather than a merely interested bystander.
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.
Stay within walking distance of the Hawkshead Brewery, the Eagle and Child pub, and some great shops and cafes at The Wheelhouse. Built on a quiet road near the centre of Staveley village, The Wheelhouse puts you close to the action while avoiding the overly-touristy towns that detract from the peace and beauty of the Lake District National Park. The contemporary property, which is only a few miles from both Kendal and Windermere, can accommodate up to seven guests in three bedrooms. Facilities like the Swedish sauna and secure storage for bikes and pushchairs makes it perfect for families and groups of friends who want to enjoy the spectacular landscape without compromising on comfort.
A traditional Lakeland house dating back to Victorian times sitting a peaceful village location between Patterdale and Glenridding near the shores of Ullswater Lake. Surrounded by spectacular mountain scenery and a superb choice for walkers and those who want to explore the Lake District and its many attractions.
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.
An exceptional detached country cottage sitting in its own large enclosed 1.5 acre garden, nestling in the picturesque Winster Valley just four miles from Windermere in the heart of the Lake District National Park. Surrounded by stunning Lakeland scenery and wonderful walks, Arndale Cottage provides a tranquil setting for relaxation with plenty of space inside and out for everyone. Sleeping six in three bedrooms, the cottage offers the perfect blend of style and classic charm with two sitting rooms, a sun room leading to the terrace, country kitchen/diner with Aga and log burner for cosy nights in front of the fire. Perfect for enjoying everything the Lake District has to offer. Tourist board rating: 5 Star.
Enjoying a truly magical setting overlooking Lake Windermere, this exceptional holiday home offers guests the chance to enjoy an abundance of attractions, superb Lakeland walks and plenty of opportunity to relax and unwind. Just a short drive from Bowness with excellent amenities close to hand and perfect for boaters with its own private jetty for mooring (you can launch just half a mile away).
A comfortable holiday cottage in an exceptional position within the Lake Districts amongst stunning scenery. Fantastic walking from the front door and an ideal base for exploring the Lakes and its many attractions with Grasmere just two and a half miles and Coniston and Ambleside a little further. Tourist board rating: 3 Star.
Located within the beautiful Duddon Valley within The Lake District, this spacious pet-friendly holiday cottage sits in a tranquil position and provides stylish accommodation that is ideal for relaxing or exploring the area. Spend your days relaxing in the garden with only the noise of the waterfall to interrupt the tranquillity or get out and about exploring the areas many attractions and footpaths. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold.
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.
Perfectly positioned in a tranquil spot with breath taking views, this cosy retreat is just a short walk from the heart of Ambleside's village centre with a good range of amenities (including pubs) providing a great base from which to explore the Lake District and its many attractions. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.
Set in the pretty Eskdale Valley, Fisherground Farm offers three self catering holiday lodges and a holiday cottage in a tranquil position ideal for those who love walking, nature or simply relaxing. Dogs and children are most welcome with plenty of on-site facilities to keep the little ones occupied and wonderful walks from the front door. An ideal base for exploring the Lake District's many attractions as well as the Cumbrian Coast. Tourist board rating: 3 Star.
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.
A delightful luxurious pet-friendly holiday cottage less than a mile from the heart of the bustling village of Staveley on the South East edge of the Lake District National Park. With your own personal sauna, you are sure to have a relaxing holiday! Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold.
Situated in the quiet village of Newby Bridge near the foot of Lake Windermere, this holiday home is perfect for a family holiday, a romantic break or just a great place to holiday with friends. The Lake District has some of the most spectacular scenery in the country just waiting to be explored.
A stylish holiday retreat less than five miles from Coniston Water and six miles from Windermere in the Lake District National Park. Perfect for relaxing or exploring the many attractions of both the coast and Lakes.
A 17th Century stone holiday cottage in the lovely village of Lindale within the Lake District National Park. With double-ended Jacuzzi bath, lots of original character (including two open fir) and two pubs within walking distance, Rock Cottage an ideal retreat all year round.
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.
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.
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.