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Ullswater

About Ullswater


A region with a rich history of leisure dating back to the 19th century, holiday cottages in Ullswater and perfect for those seeking the delightful ambience and relaxing charms associated with ‘England’s most beautiful lake’. The lake itself is undoubtedly the biggest attraction for those holidaying in Ullswater, and whether you choose to explore them by steam or by sail you will find a gently relaxing and wholly memorable experience awaits you on and around the beautiful waters.

Nearby Aira Force is a breath-taking waterfall that feeds the lake via Aira Beck. It is said that Wordsworth wrote the opening line to his poem ‘Daffodils’ whilst admiring the flora on the shore close to where the fall’s waters meet the lake. Move further afield and you will find the villages dotted around Ullswater offer lovely pubs and shops and are perfect places for recharging your batteries. So whether you’re seeking an active exploration or relaxing inspiration we’re sure you will find it on holiday in Ullswater.

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