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Ullswater from Arnison Crag, Lake District
Ullswater from Arnison Crag, Lake District

Self Catering Holiday Cottages in Ullswater

Close to the tourist centres of Keswick and Windermere, Ullswater is a real hidden gem in the northeast corner of the Lake District. Lake Ullswater stretches seven miles from the town of Pooley Bridge in the north to Glenridding in the south, and it’s surrounded by majestic scenery. With excellent hikes, watersports and fabulous little villages just nearby, Ullswater might just be one of the Lake District’s best kept secrets! Read more

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54.638140, -2.726137

Carleton House is a spacious period holiday home two miles from Penrith and just five miles from Ullswater. It's recently been fully refurbished inside and out to provide very comfortable accommodation for families and friends. It sleeps up to eight people in four bedrooms and is child and pet friendly. The location on the edge of Clifton village is perfect for exploring the Lake District, Forest of Bowland, Yorkshire Dales and Hadrian's Wall. Carleton House is available for holidays all year round. 

Weekly guide price:
£1149 to £2269
Short breaks from £300 per night

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

Preferred arrival day: Flexible

54.544048, -2.953569

A charming holiday cottage in an enviable position in the picturesque lakeside village of Glenridding. Perfect for those who wish to relax in beautiful surroundings or who want to partake in more rigorous and energetic pastimes with easy and challenging fell walks, and the tranquility of Ullswater with lake cruises and boat hire on the doorstep. This popular Lakeland village offers shops and a choice of two pubs and is a good base for exploring the areas many attractions.

Weekly guide price:
£495 to £795

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Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Friday

52.183895, -4.389851

"Nyth Fach" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in New Quay. This quiet Welsh village has a welcoming pub and a very well stocked local shop that are the heart of this agricultural community. A very popular walking and cycling area, there are trails right from the doorstep, with fishing and golf close by...

Prices from £102 per night

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51.479123, -0.180669

"Redwood Flat" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in London. Redwood Flat is on a quiet street just meters from Chelsea Creek, the Thames and its towpath. The creek winds its way inland from the Thames past a modern development of luxury apartments, shops and restaurants, through an area of light...

Prices from £309 per night

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52.976600, -4.402100

"Cottage in North Wales" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in Caernarfonshire. The property is situated in Llanaelhaearn, 2 miles inland from Trefor beach, on the north coast of the Llyn Peninsula and just outside Snowdonia National Park. It's perfectly location to explore Nefyn, Pwllheli, Dinas Dinlle, Caernarfon,...

Prices from £146 per night

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52.474609, 1.456411

"The Lavender Shack, Broome" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in South Norfolk District. All on one level, The Lavender Shack has been lovingly restored and offers the height of luxury all year round. If your trip is during the summer, you will benefit from its folding doors spilling on to the spacious outdoors with woodland views...

Prices from £210 per night

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52.132880, 1.167224

"The Milking Parlour, Henley" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in Mid Suffolk District. All spread across the ground floor, this stunning property comes with high wooden beamed vaulted ceilings and perfectly polished real oak Parquet floor throughout. The property has been luxuriously furnished throughout and makes for the most...

Prices from £211 per night

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50.264691, -3.653362

"The Barn, 22 At The Beach, Torcross" is a 2 bed holiday Apartment sleeping up to 4 guests in Devon. Master BedroomLocated on the ground floorKing size bed, two bedside tables with lampsArmchair with matching footstoolEn suiteBathroom OneEn suite to Master Bedroom features a large shower cubicle, wash...

Prices from £126 per night

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51.166360, -3.959461

"Cottage Suite 2, Kentisbury Grange, Barnstaple" is a 1 bed holiday Lodge sleeping up to 2 guests in Devon. Our suites have all the comforts you’d expect from a Luxury Coastal stay; beautiful bedrooms, large bathrooms and wonderful views, however you won’t find any kitchen facilities as the suites are rented on a room only basis.Sleeping &...

Prices from £201 per night

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50.844828, -3.581944

"Nelli Lodge at Mile End" is a 1 bed holiday Lodge sleeping up to 2 guests in Devon. Cheriton Fitzpaine is a quaint countryside village resting between Tiverton and Crediton. The village is known for its plethora of historic buildings that date back to the fifteenth century, along with its cricket club that previously achieved...

Prices from £141 per night

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51.569290, -4.013693

"Woodridge Court" is a 1 bed holiday Apartment sleeping up to 2 guests in Mumbles. Wonderful floor-to-ceiling views across Langland Bay await you at this thoughtfully decorated ground floor apartment in an elevated position in Langland. The contemporary, well-equipped kitchen has everything you'll need for your coastal escape...

Prices from £166 per night

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51.135106, 0.632100

"The Apple Barn" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in Kent. Newly refurbished character barn in the heart of the picturesque Kentish countryside between Biddenden & Frittenden. Immerse yourself in the rustic elegance and contemporary comforts of this character barn offering a romantic haven for two...

Prices from £162 per night

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51.206900, -4.036400

"Bungalow in North Devon" is a 3 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 6 guests in Devon. This stylish property is located in the village of Combe Martin, just a few steps away from the pretty harbour and the sheltered sandy bay. The village itself has a welcoming pub, as well as post office, bakery, and convenience store. Just a...

Prices from £229 per night

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52.015576, -1.318530

"Thelwall Cottage" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in Oxfordshire. The historic village of Addingham nestles in the valley of the River Wharfe between Ilkley and Skipton, just 3 miles from the Dales National Park at Bolton Abbey. In the Doomsday Book, Addingham is referred to as 'Ediham', which probably meant...

Prices from £158 per night

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50.679242, -2.217769

"Cottage in Dorset" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in Dorset. Located just across the road from the Dorset Flapjack Company and less than 200 yards from a great local inn, you will be spoilt for choice for tasty treats throughout the day. Start your day with some freshly baked goodies and a hot cup of...

Prices from £162 per night

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54.328220, -1.658890

"Cottage in North Yorkshire" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in North Yorkshire. Set within a larger estate in a pretty, slow paced peaceful village in Wensleydale. Beyond the village, you will find the attractive towns of Bedale and Leyburn, home to traditional shops, welcoming pubs and charming cafes waiting to be...

Prices from £145 per night

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52.107853, 1.539464

"The Green Shed" is a 1 bed holiday Lodge sleeping up to 2 guests in Suffolk Coastal District. This handsome barn conversion is utterly spacious and provides an excellent escape for two in the Suffolk countryside. This idyllic little bolthole is situated on the outskirts of Orford and is surrounded by endless fields and farmland, perfect...

Prices from £180 per night

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53.965700, -1.289700

"Barn in North Yorkshire" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in York. Set in the grounds of the owner s home, tucked away in the picturesque village of Tockwith which is steeped in history. Tockwith is famed for its role in the English Civil War and lies just 1.5 miles from Marston Moor where one of the biggest...

Prices from £174 per night

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51.570228, -4.036630

"Redcliffe Apartments G" is a 1 bed holiday Apartment sleeping up to 2 guests in Bishopston. With awesome views, Redcliffe apartments are in a great spot overlooking Caswell Bay with private access to the sandy beach. The ground floor accommodation is beautifully presented with stylish interiors sleeping two guests. Relax on the...

Prices from £132 per night

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54.063271, -2.312210

"Rushton Barn" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in North Yorkshire. Settle is a popular market town situated at the south west rim of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The market day in Settle is held on a Tuesday and the town has shops, restaurants, pubs and a public swimming pool. The famous Settle-Carlisle...

Prices from £126 per night

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52.043362, -2.854611

"Granary 1" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in Herefordshire. Madley is on the edge of the Golden Valley in Herefordshire, boasting two pubs and a convenience store. Madley is between the 'town of books', Hay-on-Wye, and the city of Hereford. Madley offers a network of footpaths with views, and is close...

Prices from £114 per night

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50.724666, -2.941236

"6 Coram Tower" is a 1 bed holiday Apartment sleeping up to 2 guests in Dorset. The delightful seaside town of Lyme Regis has much to offer its visitors, boasting a maze of narrow streets filled with craft and antique shops, galleries and cafes. Take a stroll along the world-famous Cobb causeway overlooking the ancient...

Prices from £129 per night

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50.825964, -4.132271

"Dove Lodge" is a 1 bed holiday Lodge sleeping up to 2 guests in Devon. Sheepwash is a village in Devon found in the Torridge Valley set amidst rolling countryside. This area is perfect for walkers as it's within reach of the Ruby Trail, Tarka Trail and the coast. The village is home to a local shop and a pub,...

Prices from £96 per night

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56.396800, -4.133500

"Cottage in Perth and Kinross" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in Crieff. Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, within Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, that provides the gateway to the beautiful southern Highlands. The property is nestled close to the shores of the wonderful Loch Earn. On the...

Prices from £292 per night

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50.540734, -3.504864

"Shaldon Beach Hut 5" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in Devon. Escape to the South Devon coast and stay in this stunning one-bedroom beach hut, the perfect romantic bolthole. Located right on the beachfront and nestled within the idyllic fishing village of Shaldon, you'll enjoy seaside nostalgia with...

Prices from £151 per night

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53.098925, -3.255567

"The Barn at Waen y Ffynnon" is a 1 bed holiday Cottage sleeping up to 2 guests in Ruthin. Ruthin is a county town of Denbighshire, in North Wales, located at the southern part of the Vale of Clwyd. Boasting the rolling countryside surrounding, and is an easy drive from the thriving town of Mold. The town provides many traditional...

Prices from £111 per night

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Ullswater Cottages

A self-catering holiday in Ullswater gives you total independence to explore as you wish. You’ll be spoilt for choice with our Lake District holiday cottages, too. From stone-built farmhouses and wooden log cabins to hilltop barn conversions with luxury extras like hot tubs, there’s a lovely property for every kind of group. Need to work from your holiday home? Most of our cottages come with great WiFi, so you’ll only be distracted by the wonderful views of Ullswater. Looking for a family holiday? Check out our self-catering accommodation with multiple rooms and fabulous open-plan living spaces.

Beyond the comfort of your holiday cottage, Ullswater’s prime position in the heart of the Lakes means that you’ve got plenty to keep you entertained. The 20-mile Ullswater Way winds around the lake, offering keen hikers breathtaking vistas at every turn. Witness the might of nature at the powerful Aira Force Waterfall or take to the lake on a paddleboard or kayak. With its stunning landscapes and abundance of outdoor activities, Ullswater is a haven for nature lovers and adventure seekers alike.

Best things to do in Ullswater

Ullswater Lake is thought to have inspired the romantic works of William Wordsworth. When you take a vantage point over its iconic ‘Z’ shape, you can see why! Explore the area further with our tips on the best activities.

  • Ullswater Steamer: Thought to be the oldest working passenger vessel in the world, the Lady of the Lake gives you a magnificent perspective on the mountains surrounding Lake Ullswater.
  • Ullswater Way: The Lake District is packed with walks, but this 20-mile lakeshore path has lots of sections that run from leisurely to challenging.
  • Aira Force Waterfall: This powerful waterfall is a great spot for a picnic, after reaching it via an easy woodland walk.
  • Pooley Bridge: This pretty little village is at the northern tip of Lake Ullswater and offers lovely cafes, boutiques and tourist attractions.
  • Dalemain Mansion and Gardens: Go for the mansion and the UNESCO World Heritage setting and stay for the tea shop, where they serve home-made marmalade.

How to get to Ullswater

If you’re travelling from one of the major cities in the UK, below shows an average distance to Ullswater, so you know what to expect when choosing to visit by car.

London: 296 miles

Birmingham: 182 miles

Glasgow: 124 miles

Liverpool: 112 miles

Bristol: 264 miles

Manchester: 110 miles

Leeds: 116 miles

Edinburgh: 126 miles

Newcastle: 82 miles

More locations near Ullswater

The wild natural beauty of the Lake District has inspired poets, artists and writers for hundreds of years. Experience this iconic landscape yourself at one of these equally as stunning locations: