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Cumbria

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Cumbria is one of Britain’s most loved and visited holiday locations, providing a unique combination of dramatic mountains and awesome lakes. It’s a place that attracts visitors all year round and appeals to a wide variety of holidaymakers from couples who want to stay in a cosy Lakeland cottage to families who are looking for country homes with a view.

Cumbria has a great blend and variety of contrasting landscapes, including the renowned Lake District National Park which includes all the iconic places synonymous with the Lake District such as Windermere, Keswick and Ambleside as well as famous lakes such as Lake Windermere, Derwentwater and Coniston.

The mountains and fells here are spectacular and include iconic peaks such as Blencathra, Skiddaw, Grisdale Pike and the largest mountain in England Scarfell Pike. The county extends well beyond The National Park offering great cottage holiday destinations like the tranquil Eden Valley in the east and the rugged uplands to the north around Hadrian’s Wall or the Western Lakes and Coast on the west and the Cartmel Peninsula in the south.

Because of its quite compact geography it’s easy to get around the Lake District and despite of its popularity it’s still possible to escape fellow holidaymakers to admire the wide open spaces and spectacular views with the feeling that you’re the only one there, apart from the sheep!

The great outdoors is of course one of the main reasons people visit; this is wonderful walking and cycling country as well as providing lots of opportunities to sample the watersports on the numerous lakes.

Families will find no shortage of top quality visitor attractions, those interested in National Trust properties and gardens will also not be disappointed. The region is packed with picturesque Lakeland villages to discover, specialist shops, cosy pubs and restaurants.

Those thinking about taking a cottage holiday in Cumbria are sure to find something suitable, whether it’s in the ‘hot spots’ of the central and southern lakes or the more remote and rugged areas of the northern lakes, or maybe the less well known regions to the west and east of the county.

So whether you’re looking for lots of activities and attractions or a quiet ‘away from it all’ break this region will suit.

Take a look at our selection of holiday cottages in Cumbria to find your perfect retreat.
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  • Clappersgate near Ambleside×

    The Pavilion

    Clappersgate near Ambleside

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    - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine
    This unusual property sits close to the River Brathay at Clappersgate with a small complex of similar houses, only two...
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    The Jesses

    Ambleside

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    - Wifi - Pub within 1 mile - Luxury Property - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine
    The Jesses nestles in a small cluster of traditional Lakeland stone cottages, just a short stroll from the Little...
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  • Whicham Valley×
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    - Coastal Property - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pets go free - Luxury Property - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Sea View - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - Barbecue - Rural Location - Coast within 3 miles

    The Byre is a romantic two-storey detached barn conversion at High Lowscales Farm, a traditional Cumbrian hill...

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  • Watermillock-on-Ullswater×

    The Carriage House

    Watermillock-on-Ullswater

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    - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - No Pets Allowed

    In an exceptional location with unrivalled views over Ullswater and the surrounding fells from its patio, this...

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    Meregarth

    Windermere

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    This cosy cottage style bungalow sits in a small row of similar properties in the grounds of the former Priory Hotel, a...
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  • Thornthwaite, near Keswick×

    Jebel Kasr

    Thornthwaite, near Keswick

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    - Car parking on site - Dishwasher - No Pets Allowed

    This welcoming, cosy, modern cottage adjoining the owner’s home is an ideal holiday base for couples exploring...

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  • Keswick×
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    Bramble Cottage is situated at Fieldside Grange on the edge of Keswick, close to Castlerigg Stone Circle in an...
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  • Staffield, near Penrith×
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    Perched at the top of the tower at Staffield Hall, Peel Tower will appeal to honeymooners and romantics alike. A part...

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  • Windermere×
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    These two delightful and spacious holiday apartments have lovely views overlooking Windermere to the fells beyond....

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  • Winton, near Kirkby Stephen×

    The Old School

    Winton, near Kirkby Stephen

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    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - No Pets Allowed


    This charming conversion of a former village school sits on the edge of the green in the pretty Cumbrian village...

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  • West Hall, near Brampton×

    The Fauld

    West Hall, near Brampton

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    - Car parking on site - Luxury Property - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Rural Location

    This single-storey, detached holiday retreat, adjacent to the owner’s farmhouse, has a hot tub and stunning...

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  • Troutbeck×

    Bessyboot

    Troutbeck

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    Set in an idyllic location in the very heart of the Troutbeck valley, Bessyboot, named after a favourite walk of the...
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