Old Yew Tree Cottage nestles in the hillside with panoramic views over the Duddon estuary. Set in the Southern Lakeland the cottage is over 400 years old and built in traditional Lakeland stone with walls up to 3 feet thick. The lounge features an inviting electric l …see more
This cottage was exactly as described. We were two people staying for five days. The cottage was clean, and actually, incredibly good value. Our hosts were so welcoming, gave us all the info we needed… More
“Lovely cottage with everything you need”
Reviewed 16 Aug 2016
Had a great stay at Yew Tree Cottage, lovely little cottage with everything you need. A short drive to local amenities and a great base to explore an amazing part of the country. Thank you to Janet an… More
Reviewed 3 Jul 2016
Great little get away. Great for our first visit to the lakes. Having no wifi/no signal for mobile data added to the experience. Me and my other half had time to do things together and not have distra… More
Winterfell Cottage is a recently refurbished cottage with an enclosed private garden only a short stroll from Lake Windermere or to the fells above and a short drive (or walk if you feel up to it) to Bowness. It is our home from home and has been furnished and equipped …see more
We booked as a last minute holiday to the Lakes and we were not disappointed.
The cottage is located up a private road just a stones throw from Lake Windermere. As you turn in through the wooden ga… More
So glad you enjoyed the cottage and hope you get the chance to visit us again. Sad to hear only one pheasant left and wonder what happened to the rest of them! The fire is glorious on a cold winter day especially after a walk on the hills above....come back in winter ;-)
Our 3 bedroom lodge on Hillcroft Park is situated a ten minute walk away from Pooley Bridge. Also a ten minute walk away from Ullswater Lake the second largest lake in the Lake District. It is equipped to the very highest of standards. It enjoys alovely south west facin …see more
Probably the nicest Lodge we have ever stayed in and Hillcroft park must be the friendliest and well kept place we have come across and so near all the pubs and shops at Pooley Bridge - Highly recomm… More
Thank you. We try hard to replicate a homely feel where the guests can feel comfortable and Hillcroft staff make everyone feel welcome.
SHORT BREAKS - For availability and details of short breaks please contact us.
Aden Barn is an immaculate conversion which boasts a full length galleried feature window to the front of the property. The cottage has a light and airy feel combined with light wood floor …see more
A contemporary appartment, with all mod cons. Bottle of wine on arrival-nice touch. So cosy, plenty of room, lots of hot water, lovely and warm. Superb atmosphere and energy in the place.Fantastic val… More
“Just what we needed”
Reviewed 23 Mar 2013
When we arrived at the town, we picked the keys up from TwentyMens, which stayed open after hours just for us, which we much appreciated. Aden Barn Cottage was modern but had a really warm and relaxi… More
Rose Cottage is a beautiful and traditional 3-bedroom Lakeland cottage located in the pretty hamlet of Dockray near Ullswater and Keswick. The cottage has been lovingly restored and is situated 1 mile from the beautiful shores of Ullswater with views of fells and fantas …see more
Me my husband and our 1 year old daughter had a lovely weekend at rose cottage, The cottage has everything you need and more the log burner was amazing especially as it snowed all weekend, The locatio… More
Thank you for such a lovely review it's very kind of you to take the time to write and give such great feedback.
“Beautiful, tranquil and lots of fun”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2012
A well presented cottage full of charm and yet perfect for the family. A great setting close to the lake for swimming and boating and not far from Keswick and Penrith. A wonderful holiday, and a fanta… More
Thank you for your nice review and glad you enjoyed your stay at the cottage and holiday in the Lake District
This two bedroom lodge provides a comfortable, relaxing "home from home" lodge ideal for a main holiday or as a short break. It is situated at South Lakeland Leisure Village close to road and rail links but in a rural location. The lodge has all the facilities to make …see more
“Modern and clean lodge with wifi in great location.”
Reviewed 18 Jul 2016
Modern and clean lodge in great location and fully equipped, wife very pleased with shower pressure! and kids happy the lodge had wifi. Site itself was secure and clean with lovely restaurant and leis… More
Reviewed 15 Sep 2016
Excellent location. Very clean and comfortable good view to the lakeside . Close to all good areas like blackpool and windermare also supermarket nearby. I would like to come back again.… More
Quietly tucked away and accessed by listed Georgian cobbled lanes, the cottage looks out onto All Saints Church where William Wordsworth's father, John Wordsworth, is buried. La'al Cottage has been newly refurbished and furnished to a high standard. Cockermout …see more
Set in a residential area on a private road, Riggside is an attractive, spacious semi-detached property, providing a high standard of accommodation at any time of the year with spectacular open views of Skiddaw and the Borrowdale Valley, and lovely garden areas.Portinsc …see more
Riggside is a beautiful property with everything that you could possibly need for a comfortable stay. Richard is customer focused and was very helpful in arranging a high chair for our stay.
One of… More
So glad you received your left item safely and that you enjoyed your stay - we very much look forward to seeing you again soon.
“A comfortable and well-furnished house in a pleasant location”
Reviewed 26 Oct 2015
This our third stay at Riggside. The house is beautifully decorated and provides excellent accommodation with beautiful views. It is spacious and in an excellent position in the North Lakes.… More
Thank you for your kind review Veronique, we love to see guests return year on year.
Looking at our stats we have over 30 families that have returned to Riggside, some as many as 6 times, I hope this is a reflection on the high standard of accommodation we deliver to our guests and of course the unbeatable location Riggside offers in the Lakes.
Hope to see you again next year
Richard & Lynn
“Ideally placed for Keswick, the Convention, and Lakes”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2016
A great base for the Convention. Seven of us stayed for a week, and found everything we needed to make it a great trip. Would definitely consider repeating. Owners especially helpful. Thank you!… More
Another satisfied guest,, that why we do it! Thank for leaving it so tidy. Hope to see you at the convention 2017.
Rivers End is a traditional cottage, which has been beautifully modernised to a high standard, sleeping up to 4 people. The cottage is situated on the sea front over looking the estuary where three rivers running from the Lake District fells reach the sea. The veranda a …see more
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Pear Tree House is a fantastic three bedroom holiday cottage which sleeps up to 6 people. The house has two double bedrooms and one twin bedroom and is nestled in the centre of the quaint …see more
Beautiful Cockle Bay Cottage is situated on a quiet lane near the heart of the historic village of Heysham, and is only a couple of minutes walk from the beach. It is thought that 'Cockle Bay' is one of the oldest cottages in the village and she retains much o …see more
What a fabulous cottage. Had everything we needed and the views from the top patio area were amazing. Very clean and well maintained Heysham is a lovely village with some great walks. The Royal Hotel… More
How Cottage is a traditional & characterful whitewashed stone cottage in the centre of the idyllic village of Grange. Offering 3 bedrooms with space for up to 5 people. It is a delight for a couple looking for a 'get away from it all' relaxing break but eq …see more
Coal Yeat Cottages are so captivating, so unique you won't want to venture too far! The "Cumbrian Way" passes within metres of the door and unlimited local walks are available direct from Coal Yeat. You need not leave the estate to witness 360 degree vi …see more
Could not recommend this place more - Yan Cottage is lovely, the views are amazing, it's way out in the hills so it's nice and quiet, the showers are great, the beds are comfy... do I need to go on?! … More
“Home from home”
Reviewed 24 Feb 2014
The cottage was perfect.
I wanted to stay somewhere in luxury. The cottage was well furnished, comfortable and had wifi, Sky TV, DVD player, flat screen TV, Ipod docks in the living room and bedroo… More
“Perfect for peace and quite”
Reviewed 14 Jan 2014
The directions that you are given are spot on so don't waiver from them. We were going to take a low sports car but were advised not to and that was probably a wise decision. The owners were very help… More
Swan View is a newly refurbished cottage, originally built in 1864 as one of twelve by the Furness Railway to accommodate steam railway and lake cruiser employees.
The cottage is located in the Lake District National Park, behind the Swan Hotel at Newby Bridge (South of …see more
We stayed here in Aug 16 and it was a fantastic base for the Southern Lakes. Fell Foot park is only 5 minutes away which is a great National Trust property for energetic kids of all ages.
Tony pr… More
So glad you all enjoyed your stay, thank you for your kind comments on Swan View Cottage. Look forward to seeing you again soon! Cheers, Tony E
Reviewed 10 Aug 2016
We stayed in this wonderful railway cottage and it felt so homely and cosy straight away.
The steam train at the bottom of the garden was of course the highlight, going once an hour from 11am till 4p… More
Thanks for your excellent review of Swan View Cottage and as a touring base. I was very impressed by how much ground you covered during your stay! Come back again soon. Cheers, Tony E
“Great Location For The Lakes”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2015
This is a very clean, recently refurbished traditional cottage. Great location at the button tip of lake Windermere.
Nearby is the 4 star Swan hotel round the corner. Very friendly staff and offerin… More
We are delighted that you all enjoyed your stay here at the newly refurbished Swan View. You certainly crammed a lot of touring in while you were here. Glad you enjoyed the pony trekking at Bigland stables, this is becoming very popular with families. We look forward to you returning soon. Best Wishes, TonyE
Welcome to Orlestone House, this spacious holiday apartment set in an impressive Victorian terrace, with stunning views from the lounge and patio across Morecambe Bay, offers luxurious accommodation on the edge of the charming Edwardian sea-side town of Grange-over-Sand …see more
Beautiful flat, very clean with all the mod cons you might need. Bathrooms were good. Very spacious and warm. Loved the wood burner in the kitchen, very cosy with a glass of mulled wine. Excellent loc… More
Thank you for your supportive review. Cartmel is a great place for pubs and eating, as is Allithwaite, both short car journey or within walking distance. A trip on the train (one stop) to Arnside, where there are two pubs and fish & chips is well worth it. I am working on a website to inform guests more - so watch this space! Thanks, and do come again.
Rose Cottage is situated in the centre of Eskdale village, one of the lesser known but idyllic parts of the Lake District. The cottage is well equipped, offering comfortable accommodation for up to 6 people, with WIFI and full SKY Package TV provided. The cottage is ide …see more
“A beautiful cottage in the heart of the Lake District, great for families!”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2016
Eskdale is a beautiful village perfectly located in the Lake District for those looking to take scenic walks directly from their cottage without having to drive anywhere. It is a very quiet and peace… More
***NOVEMBER-FEBRUARY SPECIAL *** (excludes 20 Dec to 2nd Jan)
Any 4 nights Monday-Thurs inc. only pay for two £130
Long Weekend break (3 nights only pay for 2) £130 (Fri,Sat,Sun) or (Thurs, Fri, Sat)
Please quote Winter special on your enquiry,
For stays during No …see more
Cheap rates, fantastic central village location, great communication with the owner leading up to arrival i have no faults with this place at all. Had a nice quiet weekend away with my partner, relaxi… More
Reviewed 13 Jul 2016
I loved Mysty, it was the perfect base for our stay in Windermere. Yes it is very small, but everything that you'll need is there. Will definitly stay again.… More
“Mysty is a little hidden treasure in Windermere.”
Reviewed 7 Dec 2012
I was very happily surprised by Mysty, the B & B more than met my expectations. Pictures cannot show how divine this little treasure really is. It is perfect for a solo person or for a couple wanting… More
Middle Cottage is a traditional 18th Century lakeland cottage, which has been renovated to provide comfortable and sophisticated accommodation for up to 4 people, plus one well behaved dog.Situated in a prime location in the village of Portinscale, Middle Cottage has be …see more
Cosy terraced cottage in the lakeside village of Glenridding in the Lake District of Northern England. The cottage is in an elevated position, on the Red Tarn route to Helvellyn, with rewarding views from the sunny front terrace. The cottage offers self catering accommo …see more
We had a fantastic time when we stayed and the weather was amazing. So much so that there wasn't anywhere else in the world that I would rather've been at that point. The cottage has everything that y… More
“A perfect place”
Reviewed 15 May 2015
Beck View Cottage is a delightful old miners' cottage, cosy and welcoming. The kitchen is well furnished and there is a supply of "emergency food".
The location is perfect: a short walk downhill to … More
“Very comfortable cottage in a perfect location”
Reviewed 14 May 2015
We (two couples) had a great stay in this cottage. It is very comfortable and the fire was all laid out, ready to light on our arrival, and soon provided a welcome glow to accompany a glass of wine to… More
The perfect Lakeland bolt-hole! Set right in the midst of all that Bowness has to offer, this pretty 2nd floor (top floor) apartment benefits from picture-perfect views of Lake Windermere in the distance and the surrounding Lakeland fells including Claife Heights. With …see more
A perfect hideaway in a tranquil little-known part of the Lake District National Park - yet within easy reach of all major Lakeland visitor attractions. The cottage is perfect for that get-away-from-it-all holiday. It's a cosy base from which you can walk for miles …see more
Thank you so much for sharing your lovely cottage with me. It is a perfect rural retreat and is in a wonderful location for exploring the Southern Lakes. The walks you recommend from the cottage are… More
Thank you for your review. We're glad that you liked the cottage and enjoyed using it as a base to explore all that the area around it has to offer. It was good to know the maps of local walks were useful to you. We'll try to get some more walks done from the Cottage for next season.
With stunning views out towards the lake Coniston, Melbourne House enjoys a peaceful location on the fringe of the village, making shops and country pubs within easy walking distance.The property can comfortably sleep up to seven guests, in three spacious bedrooms. Whil …see more
We had a fantastic 4 night stay in this lovely old cottage in the heart of the Lakes. The place was really clean, well furnished and we very much appreciated the wine left for our arrival!
The room… More
Thank you very much. We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you will visit us again.
“Beautiful and comfortable cottage, great for families”
Reviewed 24 Apr 2012
We stayed at Melbourne House as a group of 6 adults and a 2-year-old, and we all enjoyed it. I was very glad we were in Coniston, because it is not as busy and crowded as other small towns around, but… More
Thank you for your very positive response. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you again in the future.
“A cosy stonecottage in a peaceful place.”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2011
It was a perfect way to really get the felling of the english country living. Cows and sheep next to the cottage and a river (that my friend actully took a bath in) just 5 meters from the house. The e… More
New for 2016 a Characterful coastal detached studio offering relaxing accommodation with wonderful views overlooking Morecambe Bay and open countryside. Ideal for couples looking for a long weekend beach retreat or a Lake District base for short breaks. Ideal for walker …see more
End cottage;- Ground floor comprises of double bedroom with en suite, a twin bedded room and also a third smaller bedroom with bunk beds, plus a family bathroom. PLEASE NOTE the bunk beds are suitable for children age 8/9 approx.Upstairs is open plan with raised kitche …see more
Sleeping up to 4 people, this well maintained and delightful property boasts views across Morecambe Bay. With pleasant gardens with summer house to the rear, this peaceful place is an ideal retreat to unwind and relax. A new kitchen with dining area with new appliances …see more
Very comfortable and warm accommodation with excellent facilities in a very quiet location. Lovely garden with summerhouse, well equipped kitchen and large lounge with great views over the bay. Good s… More
“Ideal holiday for Anyone - Wonderful Accommodation and Location”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2012
I have just spent another wonderful week at this property. Last year was the first time we visited and had such a great time we returned for a 2nd visit. Pam and David Chadwick have a great gift for m… More
“Very comfortable bungalow, quiet location, beautiful garden and lovely views”
Reviewed 29 Aug 2012
Lothlorien is a very comfortable, well equipped bungalow set in a lovely spacious garden with a summerhouse. It is within 20 mins drive of Lake Windermere, is about 4 miles from Cartmel and is a shor… More
1 Santon Cottages is a beautiful holiday home situated in the North West Lake District. Accommodates up to 6 people.
It comprises of a lovely lounge with ample seating for 6, tv and dvd player but best of all a cosy log burner. The large kitchen looks out onto the rear …see more
Ees Wyke Cottage is situated in the picturesque and quiet conservation village of Near Sawrey, famous as the home of Beatrix Potter, right in the heart of the Lake District. Whilst in the centre of the tourist trails, Ees Wyke Cottage is in a quiet and secluded hamlet …see more
Underhill is a beautiful south west facing, bright 1st floor apartment in the centre of Ambleside and can comfortably sleep 4 adults. It is furnished to a very high standard. & there are spectacular views from the lounge, bedroom and private balcony across Ambleside to …see more
“Perfect location, very clean apartment, wonderful views - a superb find thank you!”
Reviewed 1 Jan 2016
This apartment was perfect for us - a family of four which includes two daughters age 8 and 10 years. Everything was very clean, the facilities were excellent and the apartment was incredibly well su… More
“A stunning apartment in a central location.”
Reviewed 29 Nov 2015
Underhill is exactly as its described, luxury accommodation, it had everything and more that we needed for a comfortable stay. I particularly liked the quality bedding and the amount of fluffy towels … More
Thank you for this review- it is always good to know what our guests like about the facilities & the great location & views, as it is the only way we know we are doing things well.
Thank you for taking the time to tell others and we would love to welcome you back in the future.
Reviewed 25 Dec 2015
The flat was very comfortable and very clean and the new bathroom was stunning. We hunkered down for a couple of evenings as the flat was very homely and there was a great selection of DVD’s enough … More
So pleased you braved the weather and managed to enjoy your pre Xmas break. We hope the new bathroom & beds add the extra luxury everyone needs to feel special!
thank you again and hopefuly we can welcome you back again.
Part of a larger residence, Lowfield is furnished in a contemporary style while retaining traditional features. Conveniently located in one of the Lake District's most attractive market towns, the accommodation enjoys a sunny aspect with rural views at the end of a …see more
An enjoyable stay in very comfortable and clean accommodation. Annette was very helpful and always on hand if needed.… More
I am glad you enjoyed your stay at Lowfield and that you found the accommodation clean and comfortable. It was great that you got a lot of hill walking done too. I look forward to possibly welcoming you both back so that you can tick some more mountains on your list!
“An ideal place to stay.”
Reviewed 15 Apr 2015
We were very impressed by this cosy cottage. It is very well equipped and the breakfast items provided were a welcome addition. It is ideally situated for exploring the area and Annette, the owner, … More
I am delighted that you found Lowfield an ideal place to celebrate your wedding anniversary. It was lovely to meet you both and I am glad that you had a good time exploring the local area and also enjoyed a celebratory evening meal at Beswicks restaurant in the village. I look forward to possibly welcoming you back in the future...
“Comfortable cottage in excellent location for Western Lake District.”
Reviewed 16 Jun 2014
We stayed in Lowfield Cottage for a week in June, it was ideal for a couple and had all the facilities we needed for a comfortable visit. The owners were friendly and approachable and provided us with… More
A quiet and peaceful retreat, in the heart of Keswick, with superb views of Skiddaw and the surrounding fells.This ground floor apartment is full of natural light with original features but modern in its design. Thelocation is outstanding; walkers can tramp nearby fells …see more
Our ‘badger’ themed semi-detached lodge, with its striking Black and White theme throughout ‘The Sett’ has everything you might need, this bespoke lodge has an open plan kitchen/ lounge with a coal burning stove, a generous sized bedroom with a king-sized bed an …see more
Chase Cottage sits in a beautiful, unspoiled corner of the English Lake District National Park. Originally a barn, the cottage has been refurbished to create a comfortable, modern home-from-home, with everything you need for a relaxing enjoyable stay. There are lovely …see more
We stayed at Chase Cottage for our 10th anniversary, it looked amazing on the photos and we were not disappointed! It was absolutely immaculate inside and out, the kitchen was really well equipped wit… More
“A lovely house in a great setting !”
Reviewed 2 Mar 2014
Four old friends met up for a few days at this perfect place ! We had driven over the Pennines in the worst blizzard of the season thinking we might not make it and were delighted that we did ! In fac… More
Reviewed 28 Dec 2013
Just returned from Chase Cottage, absolutely loved it and the area. The cottage has everything you could possibly want in it, its cosy but modern and very clean. Beautiful area, fantastic for walks … More
Come and unwind at Phinlain cottage in the South Lakes. We provide a relaxing and comfortable home from home for up to four people. For younger visitors, there is a playground to the side of the property. On rainy days, try the cinema 15 minutes away in Barrow.
Phin …see more
perfect for a mini get away.
easy to reach, good facilities. local amenities very close. goood walks reasonably close… More
thank you for your kind comments.
Over Easter 2015, we have updated the cottage to improve our guests' experience
“Lovely break away from it all”
Reviewed 20 May 2014
4 night stay in this charming cottage. Great base for visiting the local attractions.
Weather not brilliant but this home was beautifully warm. Lovely pub almost
opposite with friendly staff & loc… More
Thank you so much for these lovely comments. We love it, too.
Southwaite Green is in an area of peace and tranquility in the Lorton Vale, almost mid-way between Cockermouth and Lorton both 2 miles away, Keswick is 9 miles to the east. Within a short drive are the less frequented western lakes Crummock, Loweswater, Buttermere and E …see more
Row Farm Cottage is a restored, stone built two bedroom annex to a Farm House on the West Coast of Cumbria, within the Lake District National Park. It is situated in the rural hamlet of Waberthwaite, within easy reach of all the Lake District has to offer. Activities wi …see more
we booked to go away ,me my partner and my little girl,we got there no problem although we arrived at night and it was raining,the next day we were ready to leave and head to ravenglass which was only… More
“Lovely like being at home with a fantastic neighbour”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2016
Really enjoyed our stay felt at home
Owners great very helpful
The farm was lovely animals friendly cottage clean comfortable lots of places too visit
Causeway House is an inviting home from home. This 350 year old cottage has been sympathetically renovated to provide everything you need for a relaxing stay (in between the walking / exploring) whilst retaining it’s wonderful character. With breathtaking views all ye …see more
Beckside-lodge is a privately owned, superior 3 bedroomed traditional pine log cabin on the shores of Lake Windermere. Entrance to lodge is via a ramp for ease of access. Ideal for families with children and pet friendly.
Set in the most idyllic and scenic location in …see more
3 couples stayed for 3 nights. Lodge smaller than appears in brochure. Lodge had not been cleaned properly. Won't go into specifics but disappointed with cleanliness. Spent the three days emptying bas… More
This delightful one bedroom studio apartment, consisting of the ground floor of a stone-built terraced cottage, is in a most convenient location, close to the River Greta and Fitz Park, and within easy walking distance of all Keswick's amenities, Derwentwater, the Theat …see more
Idyllic location in the pretty village of Boot with two welcoming Inns serving good food and real ales. Mountains all around and fantastic walks from the doorstep.
English Tourism Council's 4 star standard. Cosy and charming with oak beams, exposed stonework and doors …see more
This was our second trip to stay the cottages in Boot, Eskdale. Our first was two years ago on our post wedding 'mini-moon' break, only to return for an anniversary trip. I've been to many parts of th… More
“Another restful stay”
Reviewed 10 Apr 2013
Another great stay at Stanley Ghyll cottage. The only thing you have to take is yourself as
everything is catered for! Greg Poole is a delight to deal with when booking and he does everything (and mo… More
“Idyllic, peaceful retreat in Eskdale”
Reviewed 7 Feb 2013
We are returning to this lovely place for the third successive year in 2013. Stanley Ghyll Cottage is set apart from the other beautifully converted farm buildings at the end of a private farm lane. I… More
Idyllic location in the pretty village of Boot with two welcoming Inns serving good food and real ales. Mountains all around and fantastic walks from the doorstep.
English Tourism Council's 4 star standard. Cosy and charming with oak beams, exposed stonework, glorious …see more
“Beautiful cottage, amazing views and great location!”
Reviewed 17 Feb 2015
I stayed in this cottage for a weekend - I just wish it could have been longer!!
The cottage is gorgeous with everything you need. It is very cosy, warm and clean.
Boot is a lovely village and a gre… More
“Idyllic cottage & location, we will certainly book again next year!”
Reviewed 16 Nov 2013
We visited the cottages for the first time at the end of October/beginning of November for a short stay and can't wait to go again.
We arrived late one evening and the cosy cottage was already warm… More
“Cracking breakaway place.”
Reviewed 22 May 2012
This place was dynamite. We went there for one of our two honeymoons straight from our wedding and it was all we wanted. The cottage was superb and as was the host. And the area fantastic. Spectacular… More