This traditional Lakeland stone built terraced cottage is quietly located within a few short steps of all the village amenities and will suit anyone looking for a convenient setting and a warm home-from-home welcome.
Forest Cottage is one of 5 cottages at Townson Ground, a 400 year old country estate tucked away between the lake and Grizedale Forest at the north eastern end of Coniston Water. Surrounded by farmland once owned by Beatrix Potter, the location of Forest Cottage is simply superb for everything "Lake District".
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.
This was our third visit to this house and frankly we would be unlikely to want to stay anywhere else in the area. Dunnabeck's location is second to none- you can do all the local sights ( Wordsworth) and lots of walks from the house around Grasmere and Rydal and then you are also perfectly positioned to drive out in all directions to other things- eg this time we went to Levens, Hampsfell and Cartmel, Wray, Buttermere, Castlerrig and Aira Force.Mr and Mrs Richards
This was the third time we stayed at Low Melbecks Barn and it's still as wonderful and immaculate as the first time round 6 years ago. A lovely welcome from the owners with homemade cake, wine, tea/coffee and other goodies. This place is paradise and we cannot wait to go back.Mrs Hepworth
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.