The Conservatory is a spacious apartment in a quiet elevated location below the mountain of Skiddaw, but just a five minute drive or bus journey to Keswick. There are exceptional panoramic views towards the Lakeland mountains (Catbells, Causey Pike, Grisedale Pike, and …see more
Lynwood Cottage is situated in the small south lakes village of Backbarrow, within the Lake District National Park. It is close to the southern tip of Lake Windermere (Newby Bridge 2 miles) and affords easy access to the southern and western lakes as well as the lakes p …see more
A lovely comfortable well equipped cottage that was home for a week we Loved the wood burner in the lounge. Great location lots of lovely dog walks close by and close to tourist hot spots. Great commu… More
When looking for luxury self-catering accommodation in the Lake District (South), look no further than the spectacular Rye Meadows – a stunning property set in landscaped gardens with a pond and stream. A homely accommodation with panoramic views across the Lune Vall …see more
A large detached 16th Century cottage. Sleeping 9 in 5 bedrooms with ensuite shower room, main bathroom and ground floor wet room. A rural retreat close to Ambleside - 10 minutes walk. Sympathetically furnished to a high standard. 4* Certificate. 3 King size beds, 3 …see more
Stunning views, perched above Gilsland village with private location on our 500 acre farm.The cottage dates back to 1600's, was a fortified dwelling, built in typical Bastle House style and has been painstakingly restored.Many original features,knarled oak beams, a …see more
The Orchards Apartment occupies the ground floor of the main house, with the twin bedroom situated on the first floor. Central heating and hot water is by means of an oil boiler. The property benefits from having an electric fire in the lounge area. Damp items may be dr …see more
Myself, my partner and my son (12 years) stayed at the Orchards apartment for a week in August, and had a brilliant time. We specifically wanted peace, quiet, scenery and some good walks, and we were … More
The cottage has two-bedrooms and three downstairs rooms: a fully equipped kitchen; a main sitting room; and a snug, complete with television and a real fire. It has oil central heating and a wood burner, so there is plenty of ways to keep you warm during Cumbria's wette …see more
My wife and I have just stayed at the cottage for the week with our puppy. As soon as we saw Bluebell cottage we liked it, even our puppy seemed to feel instantly at home! Located in a quiet village y… More
“The Perfect Place To Be”
Reviewed 3 Jun 2013
My partner, daughter and I have just come back from a wonderful week in the Lake District staying at Bluebell Cottage in Ousby. When we first arrived at Bluebell Cottage we were all thrilled with the… More
Reviewed 17 Mar 2013
Ideally located with excellent facilities. Two real fires, quality cooking equipment and powerful shower. Stunning views, with a nice garden and the village green right beside the house.
The web site… More
Set back from the main hall and nestling in its own woodland garden is the former Dairy. Sympathetically converted, the Dairy offers accommodation for up to 2 guests (a couple). Its layout is fairly unique with mezzanine type sleeping accommodation via a steep wooden l …see more
Staff in the Hall were really helpful and the Dairy was equipped with everything you would need. We were there for 2 weeks and we only used the car a couple of times, it is excellent for walking. Acce… More
Mary Meadows is a traditional lakeland barn conversion, offering character and charm whilst providing all the comforts of modern living. It is ideally suited for families, two couples wishing to stay together or for one couple looking for a romantic getaway.Situated in …see more
My wife and I have had a wonderful week away in the Lake District staying in this lovely property.
The property was clean and tidy and surprisingly spacious and has everything you could need for a re… More
Squirrels Drey Cottage is a beautiful barn conversion completed in 2013, split over three levels there is a lovely feeling of space and light, overlooking our own Birdwatching tarn from the back and farmers fields and local hills to the front, The cottage sleeps four pe …see more
Brilliant cottage. Clean, warm, high levels of comfort and everything we could need for a break. Teenagers (12 and 14) especially liked the 2nd floor mezzanine where they could be on their own, with… More
“Perfect for our young family to get away from it all”
Reviewed 5 May 2015
Lovely cottage, very clean and fresh with great facilities. It had been thoughtfully prepared with everything we needed for our toddler including toys, books, high chair, cot and stair gates. It's on … More
Bracken Lodge is a bright, attractive 2 bedroomed timber lodge with private garden situated within the peaceful grounds of Aynsome Manor Park on the edge of the Lake District National Park.The Park is a lovely mature woodland setting characterised by its streams and pon …see more
Grizedale Cottage with its log burning stove forms part of the recently converted Bracken Fell development, providing superb relaxing accommodation in a picturesque and exclusive setting. Located between the popular destinations of Ambleside and Hawkshead, Outgate displ …see more
Stayed here for a 4 night break over the Easter weekend. Wanted somewhere close to Ambleside and this cottage fitted the bill exactly. The cottage is positioned brilliantly with walks and biking trail… More
“Wonderful cottage, wonderful holiday”
Reviewed 3 Oct 2016
Grizedale cottage has everything, cosy, clean, well equipped throughout, superbly comfortable bed !
A fabulous property in a fabulous location. Perfect for a relaxing holiday.
We loved it and look … 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
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
The Naseby Suite is a one-bedroom self-catering suite within 17th Century Orton Hall sharing the Great Hall and expansive areas of lawn and woodland outside.
The Naseby Suite, on the first floor, offers modern comforts in a period setting. The main open plan room has a …see more
“fabulous place to stay, peaceful setting, beautiful room”
Reviewed 8 Oct 2014
Stayed here as a birthday treat with my mother in law. We enjoyed the peaceful location, watching squirrels and rabbits in the grounds. The room was beautiful and kitchen very well equipped. Bottle o… More
“Beautiful, relaxing, fun...everything you could possibly need!”
Reviewed 1 Jul 2014
We stayed in the Naseby Suite in May. We needed some rest and recuperation for a couple of days and spent a very restorative weekend recharging the batteries at Orton Hall. It’s an interesting plac… More
SHORT BREAKS - For availability and details of short breaks please contact us.
Pines Lodge Is located on Skiddaw View Holiday Park which is to the North of Keswick this non commercial park offers a beautiful location from which to enjoy your holiday.
The park offers …see more
Situated in the Lake District National Park, Dash Cottage is available for short or long term rental.Decorated to a high standard, Dash Cottage is close to the A66, in the village of Embleton - The popular market town of Cockermouth is approx 2.5 miles, Bassenthwaite La …see more
“Excellent Value and very cosy, with above average furishings”
Reviewed 7 Apr 2013
Having spent 3 weeks in this cottage whilst work was carried out at our house, this cottage was superb. All the cottage was clean with all facilities excellent. Lovely coal fire with plenty of wood an… More
A bright budget family lodge with an admirable partial view to the lake. Sit back and relax in the leather sofas; read your book or watch your favorite program. This lodge benefits from Laminate flooring throughout.A fitted kitchen with double gas oven full size fridge& …see more
A well presented apartment occupying the ground floor of Richmond House located in the centre of Coniston village. This fully equipped apartment comprises of a spacious double bedroom, a comfortable lounge with colour tv and dvd player, modern kitchen / diner and a sepa …see more
Blencathra Cottage is a beautiful property, which has recently been refurbished to a high standard. The 2 bedroom cottage sleeps 4 people and 1 well behaved dog. Located just above the small village of Threlkeld, it is the perfect base to explore the northern Lake Distr …see more
The Stables is a wonderful property, converted from a stable building, and set in one of the most peaceful parts of the Lake District, Ennerdale.
Oozing charm and character with high ceiling beams, rustic slate floors and original features, this is a delightful stay f …see more
Idyllic village location 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. 400 year old grade II listed barn conversion with a plethora of oak beams and expose …see more
This was the second time we have stayed at Bridge End Cottages, taking two of the cottages this time for 13 adults. Went in March last time. Loads of character. Very comfortable and plenty of room. Ni… More
Reviewed 21 Nov 2011
My family and I stayed at Scafell Cottage for the third time (the first being about three years ago and again last year). We return here because the cottage is fabulously placed for all our needs. It … More
“Perfect family holiday in the perfect location”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2011
Just come back from a superb 10 day holiday at Scafell Cottage.
The house was perfectly equipped and we were met by the owner who proceeded to take an hour out to show us the best walks, fishing a… 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.
Two bedroom cottage situated in Bowness on Windermere, on a quiet residential road just a few minutes walk from local shops, restaurants, pubs and attractions of the area. Offering the modern traveller all the comforts of home. Situated in the centre of the English la …see more
Absolutely amazing stay in Bowness , the cottage was amazing we could not have asked for any more, we will definately be back to revel stones xxxx… More
We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Revel Stones - it would be a pleasure to host you again x
“Perfectly located cottage with everything you would need”
Reviewed 28 Jun 2016
My daughter and I stayed in this lovely cottage. It had all the amenities we required and was perfectly situated. We were able to walk to the shops, restaurants and Lake Windermere. We were a 2 minut… More
Thank you for your review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay at revel Stones x
Short breaks and weekly stays available all year round.
Awarded 4* Gold by Visit England
Family reunions, birthdays, anniversaries, family and friends, hen parties, corporate events or just a relaxing break or holiday Barn Court Cottage is ideal for any occasion. Sit …see more
We spent a fortnight at the barn court cottage at Simgill Farm. We enjoyed every moment. The house is very comfortable, completely equipped with everything one needs for a family holiday. We were a… More
Fully renovated, 3-bedroom, lakeland slate, semi-detached cottage. A cosy and comfortable bolt-hole for a maximum of four adults or a family of five with up to three younger children. Peacefully situated amongst beautiful south lakeland countryside, secluded and priv …see more
Superb cottage located between Ambleside and Hawkeshead.The owners have looked after every detail to ensure your stay makes you feel at home.We used the cottage has a bade for our walks and it was so … More
Park House is situated next to Skirwith Abbey in the grounds of the family owned and run Estate. It nestles in the beautiful Eden Valley surrounded by fantastic views of the Pennines and the Lake District. You are only a stones throw from the Lake District, so you can d …see more
Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest due to the tidal salt marshes, The Grey House faces the sweeping scenery of the Scottish coast and is cradled in the breath-taking charm of Silloth Bay. The property is su …see more
Well what can we say wonderful place house is extreamly clean and tidy home from home I feel the house has everything you need right down to tennis rackets. you couldnt need another thing we had a fab… More
Reviewed 28 Jul 2016
My wife and myself couldn't have been happier with all aspects of our holiday.
The accommodation was excellent as was the town and location to north lakes and many other great spots.
Lorna and Marti… More
Thank you so much for your kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and Arnie was a real gentleman. We too hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Lorna
Reviewed 5 Oct 2016
Booked this at short notice and Lorna was very flexible and welcoming. Superbly kitted out, spotless, comfortable and private with excellent wi-fi and SKY TV in a superb location virtually on the sea… More
Thank you so much for your kind words, we are delighted you enjoyed your break and it was lovely to meet you.
A larger than average modern family lodge with marvellous views of the lake and free WiFi. Sit back and relax in the superior spacious lounge; read your book or watch your favourite programme.A fully fitted modern kitchen to satisfy the most discerning cooks self-cateri …see more
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
Rock Cottage is a delightful, newly and sympathetically renovated 2 bedroom detached stone character cottage set in a beautiful woodland location a short stroll to stunning coastline on the edge of the coastal village of Storth within the Arnside Silverdale Area of Outs …see more
Badger's Way Lodge is a wonderful place to stay, whatever the time of year! There is so much to do here - both for children and adults and our visiting badgers are a wonderful bonus! They arrive every evening, for supper on the decking!Our lodge is perfect for all ages …see more
Crag Cottage is a pretty Lakeland character property in a quiet location just 75 yards from Keswick town square. Our traditional two bed Lake District holiday cottage has been recently refurbished and is tastefully decorated and furnished to a high standard, ideal for a …see more
A comfortable house in a beautiful location overlooking The River Border Esk and parkland, just half a mile from The Scottish Border. Standing next to a 15th century Peele tower, the property formed an old Border Riever's stronghold. Apart from the Tower (30 m away …see more
Market Place Hideaway is situated in one of Kendal's historic yards right in the centre of Kendal, which is home to many attractions including the Brewery Arts Centre, two museums and an art gallery. If you enjoy eating out you will be spoilt for choice. Kendal is …see more
A lovely cottage in an ideal location. We travelled to Kendal by train and the cottage is an easy 10 minute walk from the station. It is also easy to get around on busses and trains. The very helpful … More
“Market Place Hideaway the perfect place to stay to explore the Lake District”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2015
Well where do I start! Market Place Hideaway is in a perfect location in the centre of Kendal, Lynn the owner gave clear and easy instructions on how to find the property and where to park, fast respo… More
“A lovely, clean, comfortable cottage.”
Reviewed 27 May 2015
Right in the heart of Kendal town this beautiful cottage has everything you could want for in a weekend/short break away.
It was tastefully decorated, clean and comfortable with lovely bedrooms and a… More
FELLCROFT COTTAGE is located in the village of Backbarrow near Newby Bridge in the heart of the Southern Lakes just one mile from Lake Windermere. The cottage allows you to sit back and relax and enjoy the peace and quiet, to walk the local fells and country lanes from …see more
A lovely cottage in a lovely location. Really clean and comfy which is the most important thing to me. It was an ideal location to access the Southern Lakes and really easy to find. Cath was really h… More
Jasmine Cottage is a cosy , comfortable , well equipped holiday home, it sits in a quiet corner within a short walk of the picturesque, ancient market town of Appleby. There are pretty riverside walk's ,good fishing or canoeing on the river Eden. There is A beaut …see more
This is a great cottage, with absolutely everything you need and more - alongside being great value for money. The owner couldn´t have been more help full, and best of all its just round the corner f… More
“Excellent cottage, superb value for money.”
Reviewed 22 Oct 2012
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Jasmine cottage which had everything we needed...and more. Many little extras made us feel very at home and added to our enjoyment. The wonderful location made visits… More
“Comfortable, well equipped cottage”
Reviewed 1 Jun 2013
We have stayed in many holiday cottages and this one would be amongst the best ones we have found. It has two spacious bedrooms, both with TVs. There is free wi-fi. The bathroom is downstairs but we d… 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
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 ;-)