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  • Leafy Nook

    Hawkshead, Cumbria & The Lake District
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    A stunning Cedar Lodge on a quiet elevated site overlooking Esthwaite Lake, in the Lake District National Park. Pet-friendly. Woodburning stove. Ambleside 5.9 miles; Kendal 18.6 miles. (Ref. 1055938)

    7 nights from £680

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  • Grassholme

    Hawkshead, Cumbria & The Lake District
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    Detached, stone built cottage resting on the shores of Lake Windermere within Graythwaite. Woodburning stove. Fantastic views. Ulverston 12 miles. (Ref. 1026007)

    7 nights from £675

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  • Rubys Cottage

    Sedbergh, Cumbria & The Lake District
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    A stunning stone-built cottage set in the heart of Sedbergh in Cumbria. Flagstone flooring. Woodburning stove. Yorkshire Dales National Park. Kendal 11.5 miles; Hawes 15.5 miles; Ingleton 17 miles. (Ref. 1062939)

    7 nights from £385

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  • The Cottage

    Allithwaite, Cumbria & The Lake District
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    A semi-detached barn conversion nestled in the village of Allithwaite in Cumbria. Ideal for families. Smart TV. Off-road parking. Grange-over-Sands 2.5 miles; Kendal 16.1 miles. (Ref. 1060229)

    7 nights from £369

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  • 2 Colby House Barn

    Colby near Appleby-In-Westmorland, Cumbria & The Lake District
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    A stunning converted barn tucked away in the idyllic village of Colby near Appleby-In-Westmorland, Cumbria. Woodburning stove. Secure bike storage. Ample parking. Boroughgate 1.8 miles; Penrith 13.6 miles; Carlisle 32.1 miles. (Ref. 1056488)

    7 nights from £481

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  • Glendene

    High Newton near Cartmel, Cumbria & The Lake District
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    A well-presented, end-of-terrace cottage tucked away in the village of High Newton, near Cartmel. Pet-friendly. Woodburning stove. Enclosed garden. Grange-over-Sands 3.8 miles; Flookburgh 5.4 miles. (Ref. 1000676)

    7 nights from £451

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  • Pottergill

    Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District
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    A gorgeous terraced cottage nestled in the exciting town of Windermere within the Lake District National Park, Cumbria. Woodburning stove. Hot tub. Smart TVs. Bowness-on-Windermere 1.2 miles; Ambleside 4.8 miles; Kendal 9 miles. (Ref. 1049711)

    7 nights from £633

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  • Macaw Cottages, No. 4

    Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria & The Lake District
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    A superb reverse-level cottage set in the centre of Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria. Ideal for couples. Open-plan. Great touring base. Appleby-in-Westmorland 10.5 miles; Barnard Castle 21.7 miles. (Ref. 1059544)

    7 nights from £265

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  • 7 Railway Cottages

    Newby Bridge, Cumbria & The Lake District
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    A charming terraced cottage nestled in the quiet village of Newby Bridge in the heart of the Lake District National Park. Family-friendly. Woodburning stove. Smart TV. Grange-over-Sands 6.9 miles; Bowness-on-Windermere 7.9 miles; Ambleside 13.3 miles. (Ref. 933683)

    7 nights from £364

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  • Parnam

    Bowness-On-Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District
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    This romantic apartment rests in Windermere, Cumbria. Smart TV. WiFi. Jacuzzi bath. Desirable location. Amenities within walking distance. Ambleside 5.5 miles; Kendal 9.7 miles. (Ref. 1053370)

    7 nights from £280

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The Lake District is one of the country's finest National Parks, a perfect retreat for couples, friends and families alike. Embark on a Lake District short break for an experience filled with activity, scenery and a wealth of unique opportunity.

Why a Lake District Short Break Cottage?

It is no surprise that Lake District mini breaks are so popular, with the region displaying its idyllic lakes and fells. Avid hikers and climbers will adore a Lake District short break, with seemingly endless opportunities at your disposal. Hike one of the UK's highest peaks, Scafell Pike, or try your hand at some exhilarating water sports on Windermere. Return to your Lake District weekend break cottage to unwind after each day of adrenaline-pumping adventure. Choose to enjoy your Lake District getaway in a stone-built cottage, majestic manor or secluded lodge. Our Lake District Travel Guide is the perfect tool for making the most of the area's attractions.

Places to Visit in the Lake District

No matter if you're walking, cycling or driving through the Lake District, you are certain to stumble upon its characterful towns and villages. Explore a number of market towns exuding charm during your Lake District mini break, offering quirky cafés and first-class restaurants. Also find an array of attractions appealing to people of all tastes and ages, from the enthralling to the laid-back. If you're enjoying a long weekend in the Lake District, consider visiting; Ambleside, Bowness-on-Windermere, Coniston, Kendal, Keswick and Penrith.

Types of Holiday

A holiday in the Lake District can be enjoyed in many different ways, from your location to the style of your holiday home. Those looking for something different will adore a Lake District glamping holiday, while our country Lake District cottages offer a rural retreat. Include the entire family with our choice of dog-friendly Lake District cottages, or escape with your other half to a romantic Lake District cottage.

Do any of these sound like your idea of a perfect UK cottage holiday? If so, what are you waiting for? Our team of ever-helpful travel experts are awaiting your call on 01244356666.