Self-catering holidays Lake District

28 rental properties match your search for Self-catering holidays Lake District

Hayloft Rural Retreat, Lake District National Park, Newlands, Keswick, Cumbria, Lake District, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
5 star

With a setting to die for right next to the Lakeland Fells and a beautiful luxurious interior, this is a fantastic dog-friendly Cumbrian farm cottage with 2 bedrooms which boasts a setting next to awe inspiring countryside in the Newlands Valley.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £409
Next availability:
from 24 December to 07 January 22 from 04 February to 04 March 22

1 Lingfell, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, Lake District, England

4 bedroom Cottage

sleeps 1 - 10 guests
1 - 10
4 bedrooms
4
3 bathrooms
3
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
4 star

Four bedroom wing of a fine Georgian townhouse with elegant interiors, impressive estuary views and an ideal location for exploring the hills and fells of the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales on days out.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £590
Next availability:
from 12 May to 17 May 21 from 05 June to 12 June 21

The Granary Dogs-welcome Cottage, Cumbria & The Lake District, Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, Lake District, England

2 bedroom Farmstay

sleeps 1 - 6 guests
1 - 6
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
3 star

Close to picturesque hills and valleys, this 2 bedroom holiday cottage is well located for visiting both the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales.

Weekly Price from: £306
Next availability:
from 19 May to 20 May 21 from 04 September to 13 September 21

Chimney Gill Farmhouse near the Lake District, Penrith, Cumbria, Lake District, England

5 bedroom Holiday Farmhouse

sleeps 4 - 12 guests
4 - 12
5 bedrooms
5
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed
5 star

Pretty 5 bedroom holiday farmhouse set on a working farm close to Sebergham in Cumbria, with a gorgeous interior and exterior, come and experience country living at its best with up to 12 friends or family, with the added benefit of the northern part of the Lake District National Park and Carlisle within easy reach for days out.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £1011
Next availability:
from 16 May to 17 May 21 from 24 May to 28 May 21

Lake Winds Park Lodge, White Cross Bay, Cumbria, Lake District, England

2 bedroom Wooden Holiday Lodge

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage
3 star

Homely and welcoming 2 bedroom dog-friendly log cabin with its own decked terrace and access to excellent leisure facilities within the lodge park, including an indoor swimming pool, sauna and gym, conveniently situated by Lake Windermere close to the heart of the beautiful Lake District National Park.

Special features: free internet access, pool (), tennis court, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £383
Next availability:
from 01 January to 03 September 22

Langdale Lodge 15, Troutbeck Bridge, Cumbria, Lake District, England

3 bedroom Wooden Lodge

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
4 star

Escape for a relaxing self-catering holiday to this homely 3 bedroom wooden holiday lodge, complete with a private outdoor hot tub along with access to shared facilities at the leisure club on site which include a swimming pool, sauna and gym, whether holidaying with family or friends, this holiday lodge is a great place to stay with an excellent location close to Bowness on Windermere in the Lake District National Park.

Special features: free internet access, pool (), outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £612
Next availability:
from 16 May to 21 May 21 from 07 June to 11 June 21

Striding Holiday Lodge, White Cross Bay, Cumbria, Lake District, England

3 bedroom Wooden Holiday Lodge

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
3 star

Welcoming dog-friendly wooden holiday lodge with a lovely wooden-clad interior, set within a holiday park which lies by the shores of Lake Windermere, one of the best spots in the Lake District National Park, this could be a great base for exploring the Lake District but there is also plenty to keep all of the family entertained at the park with the shared leisure facilitis including an indoor heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, games area and gym.

Special features: free internet access, pool (), sauna.

Weekly Price from: £519
Next availability:
from 05 November to 20 November 21 from 27 November to 17 December 21

Eden Holiday House near the Lake District, Bardsea, Cumbria, Lake District, England

6 bedroom Big Holiday Cottage

sleeps 8 - 14 guests
8 - 14
6 bedrooms
6
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed
4 star

With large spacious rooms, an inviting bubbly private hot tub and extensive gardens, this large 6 bedroom holiday house is ideal for big groups of friends or family looking to holiday altogether in Bardsea by the Cumbrian coast, around half an hour’s drive from the Lake District National Park.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £1192
Next availability:
from 12 May to 17 May 21 from 24 May to 28 May 21

Settlebeck Family Cottage, Cumbria & The Lake District , Sedbergh, Cumbria, Lake District, England

2 bedroom Cottage

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
5 star

Two bedroom family friendly holiday cottage located just outside of Sedbergh, ideally placed for exploring some of the best of the Lake District National Park and Yorkshire Dales National Park on days out.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £463
Next availability:
from 12 May to 14 May 21 from 04 June to 18 June 21

Woodbine Family Cottage, Cumbria and the Lake District , Ambleside, Cumbria, Lake District, England

3 bedroom Cottage

sleeps 1 - 6 guests
1 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
4 star

Charming Ambleside family friendly holiday cottage with original features, sporting an open plan living space and benefiting from a fantastic location within the Lake District National Park.

Weekly Price from: £472
Next availability:
from 25 May to 28 May 21 from 01 October to 15 October 21

Muncaster View, Ravenglass, Cumbria, Lake District, England

1 bedroom Cottage

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
1 bedrooms
1
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
4 star

Romantic rural retreat set by beautiful shared gardens within the Lake District National Park, close to Ravenglass.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £310
Next availability:
from 12 May to 13 May 21 from 16 May to 21 May 21

Raceside Farmhouse, Lake District National Park, , Kirksanton, Cumbria, Lake District, England

5 bedroom Cottage

sleeps 4 - 10 guests
4 - 10
5 bedrooms
5
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
4 star

Lovely rural retreat close to Lake District National Park.

Weekly Price from: £658
Next availability:
from 12 May to 14 May 21 from 23 May to 28 May 21

A great number of people regularly visit the Lake District in the north west of England. William Wordsworth was inspired to write poetry about it, there are numerous books including the Lakeland Workswirth Bible, guides to walks, tourist attractions, places to eat and just about everything else Lake District related. We have to conclude that it must have something worth seeing.

England’s highest mountains are found in the Lake District. Between them are cradled the various lakes with names that sound familiar; Windermere, Ullswater, Grasmere and a whole host of ‘waters’ and smaller tarns. The mix of lakes, waterfalls, tumbling brooks and the awe-inspiring Cumbrian hills create spectacular scenery that changes mood with the light and season. For hikers, the Lake District is an all year round outdoor playground, snow adds an extra challenge for the experienced. Scafell Pike, near Eskdale, is the highest point at 978 metres, followed by Helvellyn and Ill Crag. Scaling their heights is a challenge for the strongest and most determined climbers. Another notch on a hiker’s belt and magnificent views is the reward.

Most visitors to the Lake District are ‘fair weather walkers’ who come to see the wild daffodils in spring and to bask in the sun during summer. Boats ply the lakes, giving tourists something to do and allowing the best views from below. There are some easy ways to get to the top of hills for those views from on high. There is a walk above Coniston water that people can drive to and then walk the circular 1.5 mile route to enjoy fabulous far-reaching views of the Langdale Pikes and Tarn Hows.

Lakeland towns and villages clustered around the lakes are another tourist magnet. The chances are that people will rent holiday cottages and apartments in towns for their stay because of the convenience of local shops and amenities. Unless people travel as part of a group, most like to go out in the evenings and at least get on nodding acquaintance with other holidaymakers. Meals out, pub nights and tea shops all contribute to a good self-catering holiday in the Lake District.

Towns on any ‘must see’ holiday to the Lakes for the views are Kirkby Lonsdale for ‘Ruskin’s View’, the short woodland walk from the village of Finsthwaite for another lovely view of a Lakeland tarn. Everyone who visits the Lakes will return with fond memories of one or more locations, for various reasons. For some it may be the scenery, for others it could be the village with the best tea shop for miles. One thing is for certain, go to the Lakes and discover this stunning part of north west England to have memories of your very own.

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