Self-Catering Lake District Cottages - Enjoy in the Heart of the Lakes

Here at Heart of the Lakes we offer you a fine selection of Lake District cottages sleeping from just two up to the largest sleeping ten. Whatever time of year you choose to stay you will find one of our self-catering cottages in the Lake District that fits the bill. Our Lake District cottages come in all shapes and sizes with a range of quality to suit every taste and pocket. Locations vary from village centre to remote and rural but all are in the most sought after parts of the National Park.

Many of our guests return year after year to their favourite cottages in the Lake District so, if this is your first visit to the Lake District, we hope you will enjoy exploring our website to maybe find your own favourite cottage in which to enjoy many delightful holidays.

The area abounds in places to visit, beautiful scenery, lakes and mountains, wonderful food, country pubs, pretty villages, lake cruises and boat hire. In fact there is so much to do that you may not have time to fit it all in... but make the most of your busy days out and return to your comfortable Lake District cottage to relax and plan your next activity.

Every holiday booked with Heart of the Lakes includes free Leisure Club membership in the price - a facility much enjoyed by our guests. Many of our Lake District cottages are pet friendly and most are family friendly. Don't miss our fine selection of luxury cottages in the Lake District for couples, perfect for that romantic break or just simply for a relaxing getaway at any time of the year.

If you have any queries please do contact us for individual attention. Our expert booking staff will be able to answer any questions to make sure that you choose the most perfect spot your holiday in one of our delightful Lake District cottages.

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What our guests say

  • Had a fantastic week in the Lakes. Children (5 & 2) especially enjoyed the Beatrix Potter attraction & the South Lakes Wild Animal Park. The cottage is beautiful, very cosy & comfortable. We all thoroughly enjoyed our stay & would recommend the cottage to our friends

    / Jasmine Cottage
  • Lovely well equipped cottage in every way. Ideal base and garden is a bonus. Back next year.

    / Bank Foot
  • Another lovely stay, thank-you.

    Everyone very informative and helpful

    / Robinson
  • Third year here and have loved it again.  A very comfortable interior, thank you and hopefully will see you soon.

    / Brantside
  • Our 4th visit to this lovely cosy cottage - will be back

    / The Gables
  • Had a super afternoon walk anti-clockwise on the Rothay circuit to Grasmere. The lake was like a millpond and I couldn't believe how blue it looked.

    / Mill Top
  • An all round excellent holiday. We're going home very happy. Already looking forward to our next visit......

    / Rydale
  • Beautiful house - lovely location. Lovely walks from the door. We've had great weather this week and beautiful sunsets. A really well equipped house, an ideall place to stay with a mixture of ages.  Enjoyed by all.

    / Garden House
  • Another great week. Oxley's restaurant was excellent - fantastic food!

    / Skiddaw
  • Well appointed, very comfortable and quiet, Enjoyed our visit, Thanks.

    / Elterwater
  • Our second visit to Wordsworth.  Great place, facilities spot on. Location being central to the lakes ideal.  We've had a superb time and hope to be back again.

    / Wordsworth
  • 1st class accommodation, very well appointed. The views are superb, location brilliant. We had some great nights in the conservatory.

    / Drumlin
  • An excellent apartment of the best we have stayed in. It has everything you could need for a wonderful holiday....ideal walking weather that showed the Lake District at its best. We hope to return as soon as possible.

    / The Gallery
  • I have thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Edenbridge as has the rest of my family. Hopefully we will be back for a fourth time.

    / Edenbridge
  • What a lovely cottage, perfect for a much needed holiday. We loved the walks and sitting in the garden with a good book.

    / Larch Cottage
  • Great cottage, good walking, great beer. Relaxed Thanks.

    / Nurses Cottage
  • A very beautiful cottage tastefully decorated in a great location. Thanks for a truly great week.

    / The Mews
  • Brantside never disappoints! Our eighth visit. A great week and great weather.

    / Brantside
  • A sunny snowy and cold week! ....snowdrifts great fun, lots of snowball fights and sledging down hills. 

    / Fairview
  • The apartment is very comfortable and a lovely base in an excellent area for walks and just watching the world go by.

    / Old Mill Cottage
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