There can be few more idyllic locations in the Lake District than this stunning boathouse right on the shores of Lake Windermere in the heart of the Pullwood Bay Estate. Built in the 19thC this charming detached boathouse was once used by the owners of the original mansion house ? now it has been beautifully renovated with all modern facilities and everything you need for your holiday enjoyment.
Catbells is perfect for a couple looking for a romantic place to stay in delightful surroundings. One of a small number of exclusive apartments and houses built on the lower slopes of Skiddaw in an enviable south facing location.
One of a small number of exclusive apartments and houses built on the lower slopes of Skiddaw in an enviable south facing location with fabulous views over Keswick and Derwentwater to Borrowdale and surrounding fells.
Huntingstile North is part of a large country house once owned by the Wordsworths. This beautiful renovated property lies North of the building overlooking Grasmere lake, capturing some of the most stunning views in the Lake District yet only a fifteen minute walk into the village of Grasmere.
For those of you wanting a central getaway, this is the apartment for you. The location is quiet yet all the village amenities are only a short level stroll away.
With so many walks to do in the area, just leave the car for the duration and enjoy Wansfell, Loughrigg and many more.
Annandale Cottage is located on the edge of Chapel Stile in the beautiful Great Langdale Valley with scenic views of the Langdale Pikes and Lingmoor Fell.
The cottage is the end of a terrace of 10 traditional Langdale Lakeland quarryman's cottages and is set back from the road with parking directly in front of the property for 1 car.
High Cunsey Farm is a property you will book for your Lake District holiday and never want to leave! Its unique setting within 9 acres of land and access to launch a small boat from the lake shore makes this a truly special place.
Borrowdale will surely make a fine location for a walking holiday in any season. Borrowdale is set on the lower slopes of Blencathra within the grounds of the Blencathra Centre with an amazing array of walks from the door.
Waterhead Cottage is a delightful purpose built property with all the comforts of home. Set in a convenient location in-between Ambleside and Windermere in five acres of grounds with lake access and jetty for boat mooring and launching
Steeped in character this charming Lakeland cottage offers all the ingredients of a Lake District holiday at any time of year. It retains the original character features whilst creating a home from home in a delightful location.
Crozier Cottage is a delightful, characterful family home in an ideal location on the edge of picturesque Grasmere village. The property has been sympathetically updated whilst retaining many original features and is sure to please anyone looking for a home from home holiday or couples wishing to stay together.
Recently renovated to a very high standard, 'Crow's Nest' gets is perfectly apt name from this 3-floored property with views over Claife Heights and less than a mile away, Lake Windermere. The glass balcony gives extra scope to admire the views and enjoy a relaxing evening drink or an early morning breakfast witnessing the fog rise on the lake.
Nestling on the lower slopes of Blencathra and in a stunning setting within the grounds of The Blencathra Centre, Latrigg Cottage will make a great place for a holiday with the family or two couples wishing to stay together.
Number Five is an attractive newly renovated bungalow in a great location just on the outskirts of Ambleside Old Town conservation area. A short stroll down the picturesque Peggy Hill takes you to the village centre amenities, with bars, bistros, shops, cafes, pubs, restaurants and cinemas galore; you won't need to use the car once you have arrived! Ambleside has everything for your everyday needs.
If you are looking for a romantic hideaway this first and second floor duplex apartment could be the one for you. Set in an idyllic location being part of the wonderful Pullwood Bay Estate,on the west shore of Lake Windermere.
Hidden away but in a good location, this pretty, well-appointed property allows you to have the best of both worlds. Walking, climbing, shopping or just relaxing, the potting shed is a haven for all to enjoy.
This charming detached property for two will 'tick many boxes' being in a quiet area Just a few minutes' drive midway from both Bowness and Windermere.
Tipsy Gin Cottage takes its name from the wonderful, albeit potent, damson gin that was made, to a special family recipe, every autumn by the current owners Mother from the plentiful supply of damsons that grow in the numerous orchards across the valley.Today this luxurious cottage, brimming with charm and character is a popular retreat for couples in beautiful surroundings. With a sumptuous king size bedroom, a cosy and welcoming lounge, smart bathroom and farmhouse kitchen Tipsy Gin Cottage is just the place to relax and unwind.
This beautiful first and second floor duplex apartment is set in an idyllic location being part of the wonderful Pullwood Bay Estate, just two miles from Ambleside on the west shore of Lake Windermere.
Jasmine Cottage is a pretty character property nestling quietly within the oldest part of Troutbeck Bridge in a small enclave of character properties dating from the 18th century mid-way between Ambleside and Windermere.
If you are looking for a great place to enjoy a walking holiday amongst the high fells of the northern Lake District Derwent View could be the place for you. Nestled on the slopes of Blencathra and just over half a mile from Threlkeld.
Briarwood House is a superb Lakeland residence located in the Crosthwaite area of Keswick, less than ten minutes' walk from the popular market square. The house has been presented to offer great social space for friends and family and offers high quality accommodation in an excellent location
Situated just off the market square in the centre of the popular market town of Keswick and only a few minutes' walk from the shores of Derwentwater, Skiddaw View Lake Road is ideally situated to enjoy this popular town with a great selection of bars and restaurants in addition to its award winning twice weekly market and excellent theatre but it is also ideal for getting out and about on land or water to explore the stunning scenery of the neighbouring Borrowdale Valley, the lake and the high fells that surround the town.
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.
Crowmire Cottage is one of a small cluster of three cottages dating from the 1730's in a picturesque setting, handy for walking, touring and relaxing in beautiful surroundings.....we are sure our guests will be delighted. Come any time to be assured of a warm welcome and make the most of the Lake District in any season.
This modern first floor apartment, one of only four, offers an excellent base from which to explore the Lake District whilst enjoying the fine amenities that Bowness has to offer throughout the year
One of a small number of exclusive apartments and houses built on the lower slopes of Skiddaw and an enviable south facing location with fabulous views over Keswick and Derwentwater to Borrowdale and surrounding fells.
This beautiful Victorian property, carefully renovated into comfortable apartments, is the perfect location to explore the lakes. With walks from the door, and an abundance of boutique shops, bars and plenty of local produce, a real Lake District getaway in a property equipped for families and couples.
Dating back to 1800, Two Lake View was once part of an old mill now converted into four cottages which have spectacular lake views. It has been recently renovated to a high standard with all the comforts of home and will surely be the base for many happy holidays in all seasons of the year.
'Janes Cottage' makes a beautiful getaway for two in the heart of the countryside. On a working farm, you can get a true feel of being part of the farming community. Be woken by the cockerel crowing at sunrise, get the warmth from the AGA and have fresh eggs for breakfast.
Lakeside Cottage is a delightful purpose built property with all the comforts of home. Set in a convenient location in-between Ambleside and Windermere in five acres of grounds, with lake access and jetty for boat mooring and launching.
Here at Heart of the Lakes - Lake District Cottages, we offer you a fine selection of Luxury Lake District cottages sleeping from just two up to the largest sleeping twenty. Whatever time of year you choose to stay, you will find one of our self-catering cottages that’s perfect for you.
We have handpicked our collection of 300 Lake District cottages in the hope that we can fulfil the needs of any guest. Browse for over 100 dog-friendly cottages for all properties that accept at least one dog. Or if you’re looking for a holiday for you and your loved one, why not book a romantic cottage break with us, the Lake District is such a beautiful location for a romantic holiday.
Locations vary from the village centre to more remote locations but all are in the most sought-after parts of the National Park. Our cottages in Ambleside are perfectly placed to explore the northern edge of Windermere and the surrounding mountains, some are tucked away on the edge of local villages and make up our collection of rural holiday cottages. Another popular location for cottage holidays is the Northern Lakes area with the beautiful Derwentwater being a draw for tourists. Browse our Keswick holiday cottages to find a home from home in this gorgeous spot.
The UK's largest UNESCO World Heritage site - Lake District National Park is full of 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! Check out our things to do in the Lake District guide for advice on restaurants, activities, and places to see during your Heart of the Lakes holiday.
If you have any queries please do contact us for individual attention. Our expert booking team all based in our Ambleside office in the Heart of the Lake District will be happy to answer any questions to make sure that you choose the most perfect spot for your holiday in one of our delightful Lake District cottages.