Self-Catering Lake District Cottages - Enjoy in the Heart of the Lakes

Here at Heart of the Lakes we offer you a fine selection of Lake District cottages sleeping from just two up to the largest sleeping ten. Whatever time of year you choose to stay you will find one of our self-catering cottages in the Lake District that fits the bill. Our Lake District cottages come in all shapes and sizes with a range of quality to suit every taste and pocket. Locations vary from village centre to remote and rural but all are in the most sought after parts of the National Park.

Many of our guests return year after year to their favourite cottages in the Lake District so, if this is your first visit to the Lake District, we hope you will enjoy exploring our website to maybe find your own favourite cottage in which to enjoy many delightful holidays.

The area abounds in places to visit, beautiful scenery, lakes and mountains, wonderful food, country pubs, pretty villages, lake cruises and boat hire. In fact there is so much to do that you may not have time to fit it all in... but make the most of your busy days out and return to your comfortable Lake District cottage to relax and plan your next activity.

Every holiday booked with Heart of the Lakes includes free Leisure Club membership in the price - a facility much enjoyed by our guests. Many of our Lake District cottages are pet friendly and most are family friendly. Don't miss our fine selection of luxury cottages in the Lake District for couples, perfect for that romantic break or just simply for a relaxing getaway at any time of the year.

If you have any queries please do contact us for individual attention. Our expert booking staff will be able to answer any questions to make sure that you choose the most perfect spot your holiday in one of our delightful Lake District cottages.

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What our guests say

  • Thank-you so much for making this lovely house available. A wonderful week

    / Orchard House
  • Apartment beautiful in every way, there was every thing you needed and everything worked including the heating - really cosy despite the snow, will be back as soon as we can.

    / Rydal Suite
  • Discovered this cottage in 2010, great little cottage for home from home base to see all the lakes.  2nd time here and wouldn't hesitate a third time.  Thank you.

    / Studio Cottage
  • We have been to Ambleside several times and have really enjoyed staying at Riverside Retreat. We hope to come back again soon.

    / Riverside Retreat
  • Terrific place, terrific views. we were very lucky with the weather all week.

    / Greenside Garth
  • Thank you for another wonderful stay in The Granary, we love it here, cosy, warm and welcomming with every essesntial available. Really is a home from home.  Thank you once again for some fantastic memories.

    / The Granary
  • We have chilled out, mesmerised by the view and feel fit to face the business world again with renewed vigour.

    / Romney Grange
  • Had a glorious break in this beautiful retreat, stunning scenery and gardens an added treat. Enjoyed by all a marvelous like, can't wait to come back to you.

    / Mere Syke
  • Lovely walks from cottage. Very pretty garden. Excellent cottage - you seem to have thought of everything you need on holiday.

    / Oak Bank
  • The Cottage is delightful and very well equipped, many thanks for your hospitality.

    / Larch Cottage
  • Have had such a lovely week, don't want to leave - lovely cottage in lovely location - we'll be back.

    / Park Cottage
  • Our second visit to Wordsworth.  Great place, facilities spot on. Location being central to the lakes ideal.  We've had a superb time and hope to be back again.

    / Wordsworth
  • We had a fantastic stay at Riverside Park. It was wonderful to have a place clean, comfortable beds and the beautiful view of the river....would definitely visit again.

    / Riverside Park 1
  • Lovely peaceful position, wonderful views.

    / Betamere
  • Great cottage - light, airy and spacious.

    / Squirrel Bank
  • We certainly received a warm welcome at Underscar

    / Castlerigg
  • Our second visit and  - yet again - we have had a fantastic week. The apartment is everything you could wish for. very spacious and all mod cons.  

    / Riverside Park 4
  • A lovely break in this clean and comfortable cottage. Every access to village and surrounding area.

    / Cringol Cottage
  • Second visit to Fairfield and comments about excellent accommodation go with out saying.

    / Fairfield
  • Very comfortable cottage. This was our third Heart of the Lakes property and by far the best accommodation yet. Location ideal would certainly come back.

    / Thomas Fold Cottage
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