Colton Holiday Cottages
'Idyllic' springs to mind when talking of Colton, a picturesque village that's a great base for a Lake District holiday. Dry-stone walls, emerald hillsides and pretty, mismatch cottages give Colton its postcard good-looks, whilst its proximity to the Lake District National Park make it the perfect destination for a country escape.
Book a cottage holiday in Colton with Sykes Cottages and look forward to invigorating country walks, fun daytrips and lots of historic attractions. The village itself dates from the 13th century, and has retained its old-world feel, making our Colton cottages perfect for couples, families and history fans alike.
Explore Cumbria on a cottage holiday in Colton
Plan to tour Cumbria and the Lake District during your stay? You'll be perfectly placed with a Colton holiday cottage. Thanks to Colton's location in southern Cumbria, you're within easy reach of the Lake District National Park and Cumbria's bracing coast, where the golden sands of Aldingham, Roan Head and Walney Island await.
If you prefer country to coast, you'll find a wealth of things to see and do near your Colton holiday cottage. For the thrill seekers, gather your gear and head for Grizedale Forest. This mighty wood on the banks of Windermere is home to a number of hiking and biking trails, graded in terms of their difficulty. If it's aquatic adventure you're after, travel to Coniston Water, whose tributaries provide a peaceful place to point your kayak.
What else will you find on a Colton cottage holiday? Pack a picnic and visit Brantwood, a Victorian House nestled in acres of attractive woodland; take a steam powered Gondola ride across Coniston water; enjoy afternoon tea in Ambleside; or relax in your Colton holiday home, basking in the peace and quiet of this tranquil corner of Cumbria.