The beautiful Eskdale Valley in the Lake District is home to charming villages and dramatic scenery, close to England’s highest mountain and the Cumbrian coast.
Discover the Lakeland villages where you will find quaint tearooms, cosy pubs, art galleries and museums. Get your hiking boots on and enjoy climbing some of the best mountains in the country; Scarfell, England’s highest mountain in close by. There is plenty here to challenge both experienced climbers and novice walkers. Stroll along the banks of the River Esk, or enjoy a full day''s hiking on the Woolpack Walk, ascending more than 2,000 metres. Complete the walk in less than nine hours and you''ll allegedly get a free pint at the Woolpack Inn!
Join the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway for a scenic day out or why not pick up some souvenirs at one of the many art galleries and craft shops in the area? Fold End Gallery in the village of Boot has a fine collection of gifts to choose from, or head for Ravenglass where you''ll find the Old Butcher''s Shop Gift and Craft Centre.
The Lake District is the perfect choice for a short break or longer family holiday at any time of the year. Enjoy the beauty of nature and explore the remarkable landscape with its beautiful waterfalls and rolling hills.
At the end of a long day, what could be better than relaxing in your very own cosy cottage and enjoying a delicious meal, whether that''s with the whole family or just the two of you. Come and take a look at our range of cottages in Eskdale today and start planning your break in the Lake District.