If 'rural' is high on your cottage holiday wishlist, stop and consider renting a cottage in Allithwaite. Surrounded by rolling countryside and air pollution free, Allithwaite is about as rural as it gets. The village also benefits from being within a stone's throw of the Lake District National Park, giving endless daytrip options. Sound good? Then read on for more reasons Allithwaite should be on your destination hitlist, or scroll down to choose a cottage in and around Allithwaite now.
The wild awaits on an Allithwaite holiday
Escape the 9 to 5 and book a cottage holiday near Allithwaite. Being on the cusp of the Lake District - not to mention Cumbria's rugged coast - Allithwaite is a superb base for intrepid types who plan to spend their holiday in the walking boots. The area is renowned for its invigorating walking trails, which traverse the emerald landscape and join Allithwaite with other villages including Cartmel and Flookburgh. Then of course, there's the Lakes, which lie just north of your Allithwaite holiday cottage.
Kayakers will relish paddling along the River Leven, a tree lined watercourse which feeds Windermere, the district's most popular lake. Hikers too will find plenty of places to enjoy a leg stretch, including the woodland trails of Grizedale.
Other attractions near Allithwaite
If you prefer a steadier ace of life, a cottage in Allithwaite is still a great place for a Lake District touring holiday. Drive north and explore Bowness-on-Windermere, Grasmere, Coniston, Kendal and Ambleside. Or, travel west, beach towel in hand, to seek sun on one of Cumbria's beaches, including Aldingham, St Bees and Allonby.
Our Allithwaite cottages provide a wonderful place to stay in Cumbria, so don't wait around, start searching for your rural holiday home near the Lake District today.