Easedale is a delightful rural retreat set in several acres of wooded hillside grounds which are graced with the presence of many different varieties of birds, badgers, deer and red squirrels - one in particular who regularly visits the tree right outside
Jasmine Cottage is a pretty character property nestling quietly within the oldest part of Troutbeck Bridge in a small enclave of character properties dating from the 18th century mid-way between Ambleside and Windermere.
Set in a residential area on a private road, Riggside is an attractive, spacious semi-detached property, providing a high standard of accommodation at any time of the year with spectacular open views of Skiddaw and the Borrowdale valley.
This modern first floor apartment, one of only four, offers an excellent base from which to explore the Lake District whilst enjoying the fine amenities that Bowness has to offer throughout the year
Right in the heart of Thornthwaite and just a short distance to Braithwaite, this wonderfully located ground floor apartment is a dream for all wildlife lovers and walkers. With its elevated position you can take in some of the most amazing views north lakes has to offer. The peace and tranquillity Kirkstones has to offer is second to none, yet only a mile to Bassenthwaite with pubs such as the Pheasant Inn and Ivy House
Steeped in character this charming Lakeland cottage offers all the ingredients of a Lake District holiday at any time of year. It retains the original character features whilst creating a home from home in a delightful location.
A stone's throw from the centre of Ambleside Peggy Hill Cottage is a real treasure...it is a 19th century former farmhouse in the conservation area of old Ambleside. Quietly set on a little pedestrian byway with views to Wansfell.
The first thing you will notice as you walk through this beautifully appointed property is the stunning panoramic vistas to the north and south of Lake Windermere and it's westerly hills visible from both lounges and the kitchen/dining area.
A truly outstanding property placed in beautiful surroundings. Quite possibly one of the best locations in the Lake District. From the door you can enjoy the circular walk round 'High Dam' embracing the sunshine filtering through the trees, while picnicking in the summer or leaf kicking in autumn.
We are sure our guests will really have a good holiday at Swiss Cottage with its combination of excellent facilities, great comfort and central location. This white painted detached property is set right in the heart of the Lake District, close to the centre of Ambleside and with open views from most windows across the village to the fells beyond.
Just a stretch of your arm and you can almost touch the ripples of the lake.
Less than a stone's throw away, you cannot imagine a more spectacular location for outstanding views over Lake Windermere and the surrounding hills and mountains. This ground floor apartment offers everything you could hope for from a Lake District holiday.
This town centre terraced house lies on a quiet lane less than a minute's walk from the centre of Ambleside with all its village amenities and will make an excellent holiday destination for those looking for a high degree of comfort in the very heart of one of the Lake District's most popular venues.
Surrounded by pretty, natural woodland, this split-level cottage apartment forms part of Sawrey Knotts - a former gentleman's residence dating back to 1861. Top Garden Suite is situated at the rear of the building with its own separate entrance reached by way of an attractive little bridge, and has outstanding views to as far as the southern tip of Windermere Lake.
Crowmire Cottage is one of a small cluster of three cottages dating from the 1730's in a picturesque setting, handy for walking, touring and relaxing in beautiful surroundings.....we are sure our guests will be delighted. Come any time to be assured of a warm welcome and make the most of the Lake District in any season.
Littlethwaite is a lovely spacious detached house in an ideal location just on the outskirts of Keswick town but within walking distance of all amenities. The property has been refurbished to provide a stylish and comfortable holiday home for couples or a family in any season. The house is in an enviable south facing position with panoramic views of the Borrowdale and Newlands Valleys from the sunny south facing garden.
Beech Cottage enjoys an enviable location in the tiny hamlet of Skelwith Bridge - the gateway to the fabulous Great Langdale Valley - and with so many fine walks to do in the immediate area your days can be full of activity. The Cumbria Way passes close to the cottage and you are a short stroll from the ever popular Chesters-by-the-River and also the Skelwith Bridge Hotel.
This traditional Lakeland stone built terraced cottage is quietly located within a few short steps of all the village amenities and will suit anyone looking for a convenient setting and a true home-from-home welcome. With no need to use the car once you have arrived and settled in you can enjoy all that the heart of the lakes has to offer.
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...
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 that’s perfect for you.
We have handpicked our collection of Lake District cottages in the hope that we can fulfil the needs of any guest. Browse our dog friendly cottages for all properties that accept at least one dog. Or if you’re looking for a holiday for you and your loved one, why not book a romantic cottage break with us, the Lake District is such a beautiful location for a romantic holiday.
Locations vary from village centre to more remote locations but all are in the most sought after parts of the National Park. Our cottages in Ambleside are perfectly placed to explore the northern edge of Windermere and the surrounding mountains, some are tucked away on the edge of local villages and make up our collection of rural holiday cottages. Another popular location for cottage holidays is the Northern Lakes area with the beautiful Derwentwater being a draw for tourists. Browse our Keswick holiday cottages to find a home from home in this gorgeous spot.
The Lake District is full of 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! Check out our things to do in the Lake District guide for advice on restaurants, activities, and places to see during your Heart of the Lakes holiday.
Every holiday booked with Heart of the Lakes includes free Leisure Club membership in the price - a facility much enjoyed by our guests.
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 for your holiday in one of our delightful Lake District cottages.
Enjoyed staying in this tasteful and cosy cottage. Perfect for two with a great location to explore the local areas. Would suggest fishing on Esthwaite and walks around Elterwater and Rydal Water. Luigis italian and The Lucky Dragon chinese were our personal favourites.James & Ellie